Connect Distribution Services has announced a new strategic partnership with coffee appliance manufacturer Melitta®, with Connect being awarded Preferred Distributor status for the full range of Melitta products in the UK.
Melitta national account manager David M Price said: “Connect has a proven track record and vast experience in successfully marketing, promoting and selling electrical products through their extensive distribution network, with more than 49 years’ industry experience, a commitment to the latest technologies and a desire to deliver best in class service.
“Connect offers the full range of Melitta® and their associated accessories. As both companies look forward to an exciting 2018 working together, we hope retailers enjoy the benefits of our continued relationship, as much as we will.”
Connect head of purchasing Jody Tracy added: “It’s another great example of Connect partnering with a major worldwide brand. We are very pleased to be welcoming Melitta into our group. Its values, culture, loyal employees and talented management team are an ideal fit for us. Furthermore, we are very excited about being entrusted with the Melitta brand, which we have followed and admired for many years.”