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DAVACO Attends A.R.E. Industry Summit
Leading Provider of Retail Change Supports Brands’ In-Store Initiatives

Dallas, TX (October 9, 2014) – DAVACO, Inc. (, the North American leader of high-volume programs for retail, restaurant and hospitality brands, announced today that the company is attending the Association of Retail Environments (A.R.E) Industry Summit being held November 5 – 7, 2014 at Omni La Costa Resort in Carlsbad, California. The three day event includes keynote speakers, breakout sessions and a variety of networking opportunities. Attendance is open to all members of A.R.E, which includes retailers, designers, visual merchandisers and suppliers of retail products and services.

“As members of A.R.E since 1991, DAVACO has been a long-time supporter of this organization and its commitment to retailers and their environments,” said Rick Davis, Founder/CEO, DAVACO. “We have always recognized the importance of a dynamic retail environment, and we’ve spent nearly 25 years partnering with national retail brands to execute in-store initiatives that result in positive change.”

DAVACO employs over 1,000 W-2 and T-4 employees across North America, who are highly trained and experienced in executing retail programs quickly and consistently. The company specializes in the management and execution of retail rollouts and remodels, including digital signage, fixture and graphic installations, in-store surveys and merchandising.

“Never before has there been a greater expectation for the store environment and the consumer experience,” said Davis. “As omni-channel retailing continues to influence the in-store strategy, we anticipate brands will be seeking new and unique approaches to both the design and the functionality of their space. This is a very exciting time for the retail industry and DAVACO is poised to meet the needs of global brands.”

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About ARE
The Association for Retail Environments is a non-profit trade association advancing the retail environments industry and our member companies. These international leaders in the retail built environment include store fixture suppliers, retail design firms, suppliers of visual merchandising products, suppliers of materials and equipment for the industry, and service providers such as 3PLs and installers. Through on-site, online, and on-target venues, we connect retailers and brand marketers with the professionals who bring their brands to life.

About DAVACO, Inc.
DAVACO is the leading total solutions provider of high-volume remodel, reset and rollout programs for retail, restaurant and hospitality brands throughout North America, including: ▪ Program and project management ▪ Fixture, equipment and graphic installations ▪ Digital signage and technology upgrades ▪ Hard and soft-line merchandising ▪ Site, marketing and pre-construction surveys ▪ Logistics and consolidation ▪ Design coordination ▪ Facilities maintenance programs ▪ ADA, safety and quality audits & remediation ▪ Sustainability ▪ Fixture and graphic manufacturing partnerships ▪ Special initiatives. Founded in 1990, DAVACO is based in Dallas, Texas and operates offices in Toronto, Ontario. DAVACO employs over 1,000 W-2 and T-4 employees across North America.

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