SIMI VALLEY, CA –– derma e® Natural Bodycare has announced that Advantage Sales & Marketing – Southern California Division has been named derma e®’s 2006 Broker of the Year. derma e® also announced that the 2006 International Distributor of the Year Award went to Ontario-based Purity Life. The annual awards are given to the brokerage group and distributor that achieve a high level of success based on parameters such as increased sales, effective communication, efficiency, pro-activity and innovation.
The awards were presented by derma e®’s North American Sales Manager, Gina Ferrato at a breakfast ceremony on March 9, 2007 at the Natural Products Expo West in Anaheim before an international audience of brokers and distributors from the US, Australia, Canada, Malaysia, and the Philippines.
Last year Advantage Sales & Marketing received derma e®’s Outstanding Performance broker award in recognition of their increased sales, new product distribution and positive attitude. Advantage is one of the nation’s largest and most prominent brokerages specializing in outsourced sales and merchandising services.
Purity Life met and exceeded all performance-based selection criteria in order to win the International Distributor of the Year Award amongst the 25+ distributors that represent derma e® around the world. Purity Life is Canada's number one supplier of natural health products, directly servicing over 5,000 health food, pharmacy and practitioner accounts across Canada.
For nearly 25 years, derma e® Natural Bodycare has been pioneering the development of high-performance antioxidant skincare solutions. The comprehensive line of 90+ natural products is paraben-free, cruelty-free, 100% vegetarian. derma e® can be found in over 5,000 retail stores across the U.S., with additional distribution internationally and on www.dermae.net. As a family owned and operated company, derma e® is committed to serving the natural products retailer.