Vendor of the Year and Strategic Partnership Awards Presented.
SIDNEY, Neb. --(Ammoland.com)- Cabela’s Incorporated, the World’s Foremost Outfitter of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, has recognized a select group from its more than 3,500 merchandise suppliers for superior performance and partnerships throughout 2013.
Cabela’s presented Vendor of the Year awards to its top vendor partners in hunting, general outdoors and softgoods, as well as overall contribution to the company. Also, Cabela’s awarded Strategic Partnership awards. Winners of the awards were chosen based on several specific measures directly influencing sales, customer-service goals, inventory and margin, among other contributing factors.
“These vendors not only share Cabela’s commitment to innovation and quality products, but also demonstrate the collaboration needed for a great partnership,” said Roger Verhulst, Cabela’s Senior Vice President of Merchandising.
“Cabela’s is pleased to show these outstanding partners our appreciation by presenting these awards.”
Cabela’s Vendor of the Year award winners:
- • Winchester Ammunition, overall
- • ATK, hunting
- • Navico, general outdoors
- • The North Face, softgoods
Cabela’s Strategic Partnership award winners:
- • BowTech
- • Browning
- • Danner
- • Hornady Manufacturing
- • Johnson Outdoors
- • Keen Footwear
- • Leatherman Tool Group
- • Liberty Safe
- • Lipsey’s
- • Nikon Inc.
- • Normark
- • Plano – Synergy
- • PMC Ammunition
- • Pure Fishing
Currently, Cabela’s operates 51 stores across North America with plans to open 23 more over the next two years.
About Cabela’s Incorporated
Cabela’s Incorporated, headquartered in Sidney, Nebraska, is a leading specialty retailer, and the world’s largest direct marketer, of hunting, fishing, camping and related outdoor merchandise. Since the Company’s founding in 1961, Cabela’s has grown to become one of the most well-known outdoor recreation brands in the world, and has long been recognized as the World’s Foremost Outfitter®. Through Cabela’s growing number of retail stores and its well-established direct business, it offers a wide and distinctive selection of high-quality outdoor products at competitive prices while providing superior customer service. Cabela’s also issues the Cabela’s CLUB® Visa credit card, which serves as its primary customer loyalty rewards program. Cabela’s stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “CAB”.