Source: Agricultural Retailers Association
Time is running out to nominate an agricultural retail facility for the ARA Retailer of the Year Award. The deadline for submitting a nomination is Friday, Aug. 13, 2010. This award is sponsored by Monsanto Company, ARA and AgProfessional magazine and honors retailers who consistently exceed their customer's expectations and serve as a positive example for other retailers through their outstanding and innovative business practices.
The winner of the Retailer of the Year Award will receive the following: two round-trip airline tickets and two nights of accommodations at the Westin Mission Hills Resort for the 2010 ARA Conference & Exposition, Nov. 30-Dec. 2 in Rancho Mirage, Calif.; a round-trip flight to meet with Monsanto representatives and ARA officers for a VIP dinner and tour of Monsanto's state of the art research facilities in St. Louis, Mo.; a special award presentation at the ARA Conference & Exposition; and a beautiful crystal award to display at retail facility. In addition, AgProfessional magazine will include a two-page article featuring the winning agricultural retailer in their magazine and on the ARA Retailer of the Year Award Web site.