The purchase creates a company with more than 4,000 employees providing in-store services.
By Jean E. Palmieri on March 4, 2019
Market Connect Group, America’s largest provider of in-store services for general merchandise retailers, has acquired Merchandise Management Co. Terms were not disclosed.
MCG is an affiliate of Randa, MCG provides retailers and brands with a comprehensive range of services including product merchandising, visual display, on-site demonstrations, dedicated brand ambassadors and market intelligence. Merchandise Management Co. has more than 40 years of experience in the visual merchandising field and employees around 1,000 people in the U.S.
“With this acquisition, we now have a team of 4,000 talented associates offering an even bigger and broader scope to in-store service,” said MCG president Bill Brenner. “Brands and retailers will be able to take advantage of both companies’ expertise to make the ‘final 50 feet’ of a product’s journey the most productive.”