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MCG Receives Special Recognition Award -  WARES Conference 2013: Learn, Change, Grow

June 24, 2013

Scottsdale, AZ (June 4, 2013) – MCG, America’s #1 in-store service provider, received a special recognition award for 15 years of outstanding membership in the NARMS association and contributions to the retail merchandising industry. In attendance for MCG were representatives from senior management, new business development and account services.

The Retail Merchandising and Marketing Conference is a gathering point for retail in-store companies, retailers, manufacturers/product companies, professional installation companies, merchandising servicing organizations, retail industry executives, independent food brokers, event/mystery shopping/demo companies, companies who provide support services to the industry, and current and prospective members of World Alliance for Retail Excellence and Standards also known as NARMS International.

“Our alliance with associations, including the World Alliance for Retail Excellence & Standards, benefits all Retail Service Providers to remain informed on new business opportunities and changes within our industry,” stated Dina De Luca-Farber, MCG’s V.P of Business Development. “It’s an opportunity for companies to look at themselves from a new perspective, reexamine how they are unique, determine what matters to their customers – and successfully plan their business for the future”.

MCG’s Barbara Holman, District Manager, and representing the Field Service division of the company added, “The WARES team planned engaging keynote speakers, informative and educational breakout sessions in addition to an exhibit hall displaying some of the latest technology and support services in the retail industry. Being in the service industry and having a venue to discuss trends and important issues relating to Field Operations, Sales & Marketing as well as Human Resources, gives MCG a strong perception of what’s happening and the direction of our business”.

Also in attendance were 500 retailers, manufacturers, retail service providers, and support service companies; people and companies with an interest in expanding their knowledge about retail services and taking advantage of this opportunity to learn and network with well-established industry leaders. MCG has been a premiere member of NARMS since 2003.

About MCG
MCG is dedicated to generating success for brands and retailers at point-of-sale. MCG showcases brands and products on the retail selling floor yielding significant increases in sales and positive brand awareness. As the leader in department store execution MCG keeps fixtures filled, demonstrates products to consumers and store personnel, provides real-time market intelligence and reporting, and enhances consumer engagement. 3,700 MCG employees live within 10 miles of every major shopping mall in the country and provide premier in-store service at over 10,000 retail locations. For more information visit http://www.mcgconnect.com

About Randa Accessories

Randa Accessories is the world’s largest men’s accessories company. Creating and marketing men's belts, small leather goods, neckwear, luggage, casual bags, jewelry, seasonal footwear, and gifts, Randa collaborates with 75 marquee brands including Levi's, Dockers, Tommy Hilfiger, Kenneth Cole, Geoffrey Beene, Tommy Bahama, Jonathan Adler, Nautica, Timberland, Countess Mara, Guess, and Williamson-Dickies. Randa is the leading global resource for fashion, lifestyle, luxury, and private-branded men’s accessories and in-store merchandise services provided through retailers in all channels of distribution, worldwide. For more information go to Randa Accessories .