Gulf Merchandisers, a division of Gulf has become a highly innovative and dynamic in the personnel and retail sectors. As a result Gulf has introduced a merchandising training centre to keep up to date with the constant changes in the FMCG market. The training centre puts candidates through vigorous assessment testing to ensure that the merchandiser is capable of carrying out the work to satisfaction.
Merchandisers who have been successfully certified each hold their own accreditation cards issued by The Consumer Goods Council of South Africa – CGCSA.
The Gulf Merchandising team, driven by passion, strives to deliver a leading sales and merchandising service to the FMCG industry. Gulf believes in advancing the skills of all its employees and therefore, training and development are key strategic drivers within the business.
Gulf Merchandisers takes responsibility for the total in-store operation, including perishables for the following functions:
- Ordering of stock
- Replenishing of shelves
- Shelf management
- Promotional support
- Quality control
- Control of crates
- Processing of returns
- Market & customer feed-back