The 2020 Mid-Year Economic Update_long

What Does ‘Partnership’ Really Mean?

This is an exclusive summary of the latest episode of the MDM Executive Briefing webcast series, available on-demand at www.mdm.com/executivebriefing. In this episode, Bob Conti of The Alexander Group and Sales Apex defines partnership, the importance of leveraging strengths and understanding your partner’s motivations, and one tool channel partners can use to uncover profitability opportunities.

The word “partnership” may be one of the most overused terms these days when referencing a relationship between a manufacturer and distributor. Building a true partnership was the subject of the September MDM Executive Briefing webcast episode.

In the program, Bob Conti of The Alexander Group and Sales Apex, says that building a partnership is a big task and recommends distributors and manufacturers start small, working with a limited number of …


To continue reading this article you must be a paid subscriber.

About the Author
Leave a Reply

Leave a Comment

Sign Up for the MDM Update Newsletter

The MDM update newsletter is your best source for news and trends in the wholesale distribution industry.

By subscribing, you are agreeing to MDM’s Privacy Policy.

0

articles left

This is your last free article

Subscribe to MDM Premium today and get:

  • Unlimited access to MDM.com
  • 1 year digital subscription, with new issues twice a month
  • Trends analysis, market data and quarterly economic updates
  • Deals on select store products and events

2

articles left

Want more Premium content from MDM?

Subscribe today and get:

  • New issues twice each month
  • Unlimited access to mdm.com, including 10+ years of archived data
  • Current trends analysis, market data and economic updates
  • Discounts on select store products and events

1

article
left

You have one free article remaining

Subscribe to MDM Premium to get unlimited access. Your subscription includes:

  • Two new issues a month
  • Access to 10+ years of archived data on mdm.com
  • Quarterly economic updates, trends analysis and market data
  • Store and event discounts

To continue reading, you must be an MDM Premium subscriber.