They also service the products within the animal sector of agriculture. What responsibilities will I have?
The process to establish yourself as a distributor depends on the market you have, what market penetration already exists in your area and whether or not you have the resources to capture a given feed market. Your particular market may be limited to small pets or large animal feed.
Working with a retail distributor liaison is the only way to become a distributor. Call Purina and ask to speak with a regional representative for wholesale distribution licensing at Every region has its own representative versed in the needs of the market and the likelihood of a new distribution center being able to penetrate effectively.
Ask the representative what opportunities already exist and whether or not you can get a distribution license. Purina representatives will work with you to create a partnership if an opportunity exists. Develop a comprehensive business and marketing plan based on your resources, the demographic and type of feed you wish to sell.
Purina will use this plan to determine if you have the means to sell a worthwhile amount of feed to be a successful distributor with pro forma sales numbers. Have enough financing to cover your end of the retail agreement.
Sign the dealer agreement presented to you by Purina. Once the dealer agreement is signed, you purchase inventory at wholesale prices to then sell in your retail outlet.
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