George Bernard Shaw said, “Think of the fierce energy concentrated in an acorn! You bury it in the ground, and it explodes into an oak!” Acorn Products, aptly named, has used this “fierce energy” as the catalyst to grow into a fully-fledged oak tree, firmly rooted in the South African retail, wholesale and pharmaceutical markets.
Acorn’s ongoing brand development ensures our stronghold in an already captive market and our expanding group of companies is poised for steady growth. Acorn’s comprehensive insight into and knowledge of today's highly competitive retail environment is supported by a wealth of hands-on experience. This vision combined with a level-headed, strategic approach to future development, based on sound marketing principles makes Acorn a leader in an aggressive market.
Here’s why adding your product to the Acorn Products tree gives you the support and infrastructure needed to launch and boost your brand:
We proudly offer a comprehensive marketing, sales and distribution infra-structure available as a complete third party function, we can even offer the following individual out-sourced segments:-
- Distribution, Sales and Merchandising
- Sales and Merchandising Only
Our position allows us to manage an extensive portfolio of brands in related categories, providing services that range from manufacturing and contract packing to turnkey distribution, merchandising and sales functions. Acorn Products operates at national retail and wholesale levels.
Acorn is in daily contact with all major retail and wholesale chains, as well as various other store types throughout southern Africa, including:-
- Pharmacy wholesalers and retail pharmacy outlets
- Camping Outlets
- Travel Clinics
- AA Shops
Acorn has a nationwide team of 100 sales representatives and 600 merchandisers who will:-
- Collect orders; ensure sufficient stock pressure and merchandise the products to their best potential
- Compile reports on competitor's activity
- Monitor damages and assist in good stock returns
- Ascertain why orders are not being delivered on time
Get the exceptional service and expertise of the Acorn Group behind you.