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DAVACO Partners with Fashion Brands to Increase Presence, Influence Sales
Leading Provider of Retail Merchandising Represents Clients in Department and Big Box Stores

Dallas, TX (July 10, 2013) – DAVACO, Inc. (www.davacoinc.com), the North American leader of high-volume programs and implementation services for global brands, announced today that the company is partnering with a variety of fashion manufacturers and licensees to provide merchandising and other brand services at the department store and big box level. According to company executives, brands are outsourcing some — if not all — of their retail merchandising programs in order assure greater brand presence and continuity in an ever-increasing competitive marketplace.

"Department and big box stores, by nature, are a competitive sales environment for most brands," said Rick Davis, Founder/ CEO, DAVACO. "Hundreds of brands are intermixed and each is vying for the customers' attention. With the continued emergence of new/international brands, online competition and general economic challenges, many manufacturers and licensees are relying on merchandising experts, like DAVACO, to provide 'hands-on' assistance to ensure proper product presentation to maximize their brand's potential at retail - and elevate their sales success."

With over 1,500 W-2 and T-4 employees across North America, DAVACO offers a wide range of retail expertise, best practices experience and category specialists that understand the fashion industry. The company currently represents clients from apparel, accessories, jewelry, footwear, athletic/performance and luxury brands—to name a few. DAVACO offers visual merchandising services and full/part-time coordinator programs. In addition, the company is able to manage and execute a wide range of retail services, including: Vendor shop installations; merchandising after installation; project management; graphic, signage and digital installations; marketing and site surveys; back-room/stock management; development/training; fixture manufacturing, procurement and support; web-based store/product photography, data and updates.

"We specialize in developing strategic partnerships and customized programs that go beyond traditional coordinator services," said Davis. "With DAVACO, you get a higher caliber representative that will not only execute your brand directives, but also provide practical and creative solutions that impact your sell-through."

More information is available at www.davacoinc.com and info@davacoinc.com.

About DAVACO, Inc.
DAVACO, Inc. is the national leading provider of implementation services, specializing in the management and execution of highvolume programs for nationwide retail, restaurant, hospitality and consumer product brands. Services include: ▪ Rollouts, retrofits, resets and remodels ▪ Fixture and equipment upgrades ▪ Graphic and digital signage installations ▪ Project management ▪ Hard- and soft-line merchandising ▪ Inspection, site and marketing surveys ▪ Logistics and consolidation ▪ Design services ▪ Sustainability ▪ Special initiatives. DAVACO's unique business structure and customer-centric philosophy provides clients with speed-to-market, consistent and professional execution within an open-store environment, and proprietary ClearThread® technology for greater visibility and reporting efficiencies. Founded in 1990, DAVACO is based in Dallas, Texas, with W-2 employees located across the country. www.davacoinc.com

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