Wean Green Joins Forces with Housewares Company Accent-Fairchild Group
Calgary, Alberta (July 3rd, 2015) – Wean Green, a Calgary-based food storage company, today announced a new partnership with housewares company, Accent-Fairchild Group (www.accentfairchild.com) that will allow the rapidly growing home-based start-up to improve its quality service to its growing customer base. This strategic alliance will greatly expand on the current relationship between the two companies and will allow Wean Green to address a wider customer base, meet growing demand as well as focus on product line expansion.
Under the new agreement, Wean Green’s operations will be centrally managed through AFG’s Montreal office. This arrangement will allow Wean Green to focus on building customer relationships, developing a deeper product line and growing social media presence while ensuring that the expanding company benefits from the shared resources sustaining a well-established market leader.
“I am thrilled to be able to step out from behind the daily operations and back into the sales and marketing for Wean Green. This new venture will give our company the resources required to continue to grow the company at market demand,” said CEO and founder of Wean Green, Melissa Gunning.
Wean Green will now be part of the Accent division of AFG, which is known for its authority in the food storage industry through both the distribution of imported and locally manufactured products.
This venture includes all of Wean Green’s current business as well as all new business and orders going forward.
About Wean Green
Wean Green was founded in 2008 to provide a glass, eco-friendly storage options for homemade baby food. Wean Green has now expanded beyond baby food containers and offers glass food storage options in a wide-variety of sizes and lid-colors. All Wean Green products are made of durable tempered glass with a silicone-sealed, leak-proof lid and are are BPA, PVC, lead and phthalate free.
About Accent-Fairchild Group
Incorporated in 1974, Accent-Fairchild Group (AFG) is a recognized leading provider of consumer housewares products serving the Canadian market. AFG is comprised of seven divisions, each focusing on a particular product category: Accent, Fisher, Lifetime Brands Canada, Meyer, MLM, Springfield and 3D LightFx.
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