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DAVACO Hosts University of Nebraska-Lincoln Students at Corporate Office
Students Join Presentation and Roundtable Discussion on Retail, Fashion and Merchandising Industry

Dallas, TX (May 1, 2014) – DAVACO, Inc. (, the North American leader of high-volume services for global brands, announced today that the company recently hosted a presentation and roundtable discussion with nearly 30 students from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Students from UNL’s Department of Textiles, Merchandising and Fashion Design traveled to Dallas to gain a broader perspective on real-world career opportunities by meeting retail-related business representatives and attending Fashion Group International’s Dallas Career Day, a long-time event devoted to university students seeking fashion and merchandising careers.

“The University of Nebraska – Lincoln is committed to strengthening textiles and apparel industry relationships to help foster our students’ understanding and perspective on real-world environments,” said Carol Easley, Assistant Professor of Practice for the UNL Department of Textiles, Merchandising and Fashion Design. “Students graduating from our programs have a wide spectrum of career paths. We thank DAVACO for introducing us to their unique business and sharing insight on careers that impact the fashion and retail environment.”

DAVACO, which specializes in the management and execution of programs at retail, offers a wide range of initiatives that are designed to impact retail environments and the brands within those spaces. Services include: high-volume rollouts, merchandising, digital signage and graphic installations and marketing/site surveys.

“We are so pleased to have the opportunity to meet with these bright students, and provide guidance and expertise on today’s environment and the evolution of the retail services industry,” said Rick Davis, Founder/CEO, DAVACO. “Supporting educational endeavors and our future leaders is ultimately great for our industry.”

About DAVACO, Inc.
DAVACO, Inc. specializes in the management and execution of high-volume programs for global retail, restaurant, hospitality and consumer product brands. Services include: ▪ Rollouts, retrofits, resets and remodels ▪ Fixture and equipment upgrades ▪ Graphic and digital signage installations ▪ Project management ▪ Hard- and soft-line merchandising ▪ Inspection, site and marketing surveys ▪ Logistics and consolidation ▪ Design services ▪ Sustainability ▪ Special initiatives. DAVACO’s unique business structure and customer-centric philosophy provides clients with speed-to-market, consistent and professional execution within an open-store environment, and proprietary ClearThread® technology for greater visibility and reporting efficiencies. Founded in 1990, DAVACO is based in Dallas, Texas and operates offices in Woodbridge, Ontario. DAVACO employs over 1,500 W-2 and T-4 employees across the United States and Canada.

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