Wednesday, February 09, 2011

Co-op based on Prior Year purchases

Run a search for co-op plans based on prior year purchases for co-op opportunities this first quarter.

Friday, April 30, 2010

Review Plans that Expire June 30th

Search plans that expire June 30th and push! Use it or lose it, co-op that is. Some of these brands are Amarr Garage Doors, Bush Hog mowers, Flexsteel Industries (furniture), Karastan Carpet, Nikon cameras, Obagi Medical Pdts, Snapper mowers and trimmers, Yamaha Motorcycles and ATVs.

Friday, December 04, 2009

Find co-op for the 1st Quarter!

Scout out co-op plans that are based on prior year purchase to find co-op opportunities available to you for the first quarter of the new year!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Friday, August 07, 2009

Aveda Concept Salons

Aveda Co-op – 50% co-op reimbursement program for Concept Salons & Lifestyle Salons
-CO-OP EXPIRES 06-30-10
1. Aveda does have a co-op program that is administered by the distributor (Neill Corp - Hammond, LA)
2. Kathy McDonald at Aveda said that only Concept and Lifestyle Salons qualify for co-op advertising. Salons must have a marketing plan in place arranged with the Aveda Distributor/ Sales Rep. Prior approval is required for all advertising.
3. Ads must be exclusively Aveda – unaltered Aveda ad slicks must be used (note expiration dates – do not use any ad past the expiration date – subject to usage right laws with photographer/models.) Any ad changes must be submitted to Aveda for written prior approval.
4. Order Aveda ad materials on line through the Professional connections web site. The salon should have a log on and password to access the site. The color or black & white ads are located by clicking the Marketing Library tab. - search for local concept Aveda salons.

Monday, July 13, 2009

W. R, Case Knives

W. R. Case & Sons Cutlery – cutlery, pocket and sporting knives, scissors and shears, sharpeners and accessories - 50% co-op reimbursement program, 3% accruals based on prior year purchases.
To research co-op dollars for Case Cutlery– get the co-op authorization letter signed and the vendor number.
Prior written approval for all dealer prepared ads. Allow 2 weeks for approval. If not using mfr ad materials Case must be the only knife mfr advertised; If other products are in the ad, Case must occupy 25% of ad; product illustration; logo; product brand name.

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Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Nikon Cameras

Co-op for Nikon Cameras - 100% program. Accruals 3%.

1. Get the co-op authorization letter signed and the vendor #.

2. Co-op dollars are based on past year purchases beginning 04-01-08. Co-op expires 06/30/09. Form of reimbursement: Credit vouchers – expire 90 days from issue date.

3. Ads elements are available on

4. See the photography list for additional brands with good co-op programs.

Google for dealers.

Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Citizen's Watches

Citizen Watches – 50% co-op reimbursement program, 4% accruals; Champion Dealers – 100% program, 5% accruals

To research co-op dollars for Citizen Watches – get the co-op authorization letter signed and the vendor number.

See the jewelry list attached for more brands

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