Our Distributor Network
WE PRIDE OURSELVES ON A SALES & DISTRIBUITON NETWORK THAT IS…
DO THESE TRAITS DESCRIBE YOU?
We are looking for candidates who thrive on the entrepreneurial spirit and satisfaction of being a self-employed entrepreneur to join our growing network of 500+ Voortman Independent Distributors.
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Here at Voortman Bakery, we think real tastes better. That’s why our bakers insist on using the best real ingredients, hand selected for their exceptional quality and flavor. Baking really delicious cookies, since 1951.
- No artificial colors
- No artificial flavors
- No high fructose corn syrup
Just The Start
Voortman Bakery has recently laid the foundations for unprecedented growth. Key business support functions such as key account management, marketing, and research and development have been heavily invested in. As a result Voortman Bakery on-shelf listings have dramatically increased as well as brand recognition within the market place. Today is the perfect time to invest in a business set up for growth.
Investing in your future!
Investing in real!
What Voortman Bakery Offers
Real, wholesome ingredients
Starting with real ingredients is the first step toward making a really delicious cookie and that is exactly what we do every singleday. We have a 60-year track record of baking great products that consumers love and great business stability. We embrace growth through continued product innovation, ongoing promotional activity with all of our customer accounts, and having a team of motivated Distributors maximizing sales potential at each and every store.
Independent Distributor (Owner / Operator) business model
Independent Distributors offer far more than just a delivery service. They are a collective of inspired individuals that are able to work effectively in a variety of business settings. They focus on exceeding their customer’s needs and developing strong partner relationships, which enables them to drive sales and growth for their accounts while increasing revenue and profits for their own business.
Best in class national DSD network
Independent Distributors service the majority of Grocery Chains and Independent retailers in the USA and Canada coast to coast. They provide complete inventory and sales management for their products. They also provide ongoing communication with the key stakeholders at each of their customer locations on sales, promotions, and new products.
Your role on the route
As an Independent Distributor, you will provide on time service to customers, merchandising support at partnered grocery accounts, regular communication with customer on execution plans, and a high level of accuracy as it relates to inventory management. Store level selling to maximize your sales and revenue are critical to your success.
Your own warehouse
All of the bakery products are ordered in advance to arrive bi-weekly by trailer at our Independent Distributors warehouse location, typically a Self-Storage facility. Depending on the size of your delivery vehicle, you may load up once a week, several times a week, or daily.
Your total initial investment will include (but is not limited to) the following:
- Route Value Cost: may range from $1,000 to $20,000 (depending on the size of Route)
- Purchase/Lease of a delivery vehicle (van / truck / trailer): $5,000 to $40,000
- Purchase of various equipment: from $100 to $1,000
- Incorporation Cost: from $400 to$1,200 (1x cost)
- Commercial General Liability (CGL) Insurance: from $600/yr.
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