After a long selection process, MARP has been awarded EMEA Preferred Supplier thanks to our proposal for development of the On-line Catalogue for the Colgate Oral Care Division: all Colgate brands, Elmex and Meridol.
COLGATE objectives included Brand Integrity, Brand Recognition and harmonization of the Premiums proposals in all EMEA . MARP’s customized IT Tool offers a comprehensive solution for procuring, sourcing and delivery of Premiums. It allows COLGATE not only to centralize their promotional campaigns, but to prove savings and gain greater visibility while ensuring Brand consistency and quality across markets.
More IT innovations to come!
We are very proud to announce we have been appointed GLOBAL SUPPLIERS for The Coca Cola Company!!
After a strict global homologation process leaded by their HQ in Atlanta, MARP has been successfully appointed as Global Supplier for The Coca Cola Company (TCCC) Global System.
As part of the authorized supplier solution for the category of Promotional Merchandise for The Coca Cola Company Global System, we will look forward to delivering a consistent, unified brand experience that brings innovation, value and results, while ensuring compliance from a CSR perspective.
This new milestone for MARP is a result of our efforts achieving excellency throughout our main pillars: Social Accountability, Quality Control, Traceability and Environment; as well as our expansion strategy to cover all markets and offer a global service to our clients.
After MARP’s experience managing successfully Brugal’s Global POS for the last 3 years, we have been selected to develop Cutty Sark and The Famous Grouse POS catalogue range globally. This program will enable Edrington to achieve brand consistency, supply chain transparency, traceability and deliver savings across markets for all 3 brands.
The Global POS Catalogue is managed through our customized online tool. MARP IT tools are focused on developing a comprehensive solution for procuring, sourcing, and executing POS and promotional articles. Our first-class solution provides the opportunity to centralize POS campaigns, reduce costs and gain greater visibility into the overall promotional expenditure while ensuring brand consistency and quality across all projects.
MARP has produced over 500.000 T-shirts of the Spanish National Football Team for Euro 2016. This large promotion was part of Repsol’s campaign to support the national team.
Spain are currently the reigning European champions, its 3rd Euro Cup Champion’s title, as well as having won three consecutive wins of either Euro Cup as World Cup. Good luck, and bring back home the 4th title!!!
LATAM GROWTH – DDP SERVICE IN COLOMBIA, CHILE AND PERU
MARP celebrated recently the opening of their new regional office in Bogotá, Colombia, in its aim of expanding its presence in the American continent. Currently MARP has presence in LATAM in Mexico, Chile, Peru and Colombia and WE ARE ABLE TO OFFER DDP SERVICE IN OVER 10 LATAM COUNTRIES.
Since the settlement of our first sales office in LATAM, MARP has experienced a strong development as part of what has been a successful global growth strategy in these past years. MARP Miami coming soon….
After a strict evaluation process, Unilever has selected a pool of suppliers for its Premium’s spend across Europe, and MARP has been successfully awarded among its Preferred Supplier List (PSL). The criteria of the evaluation process has been Creativity, Sustainability, Quality and Competitiveness. MARP has appointed a Dedicated Account Management team for this project which will be supported by our global network of sales offices.
Our team at MARP wishes you a Merry Christmas and a New Year filled with prosperity and success!! We are grateful for our client’s trust, and we are looking forward to build stronger relationships and successful partnerships for 2016 ….and many years to come!
MARP has opened a new office in Shanghai to meet the demands of a growing clients portfolio in the premiums industry in South-East Asia, with a strong focus in China.
The establishment of MARP Shanghai is a step that gives us the possibility of working in the China market as suppliers with the same capabilities as local companies but working under strict processes, sustainability principles and QC&QA of MARP and our client’s. This new office will act as Sales Office and is completely independent to MARP’s other 2 QC&QA Offices in China (Nanjing and Xiamen).
The office in Shanghai will be run by Sylvia Velasco, Country Manager in China and HQ for APAC. With more than 15 years in the promotional industry, Sylvia Velasco has significant experience developing and implementing international premiums projects and has accomplished successfully some of the most important campaigns. Under her supervision there will be a multi-disciplinary, highly experienced and talented team, with strong branding, innovation, sourcing and logistics expertise. This team also has a strong in depth knowledge of the Chinese market, to ensure connecting brands with customers through top quality and best price products that are safe and socially compliant.
MARP is proud to announce the opening of its new office in Paris. This opening is the reflect of MARP’s target to expansion and our compromise to offer our clients the best solutions attending global needs with the flexibility of a local partner.
Our constant growth in the premium’s market in France has been final to implement a permanent team in Paris to have a stronger presence and be able to offer our clients a more direct and constant communication.
MARP has appointed Cristina de la Peña as Country Manager to head the sales office in France. Cristina de la Peña, with more than 12 years in the premiums market and part of MARP’s team since 2006, has significant experience developing and managing premiums for leading brands with a strong expertise in French markets and EMEA.