Checkpoint Systems, a global supplier of merchandise availability solutions for the retail and supply chain industries, has signed a Master Distributor agreement with retail security company Halo Metrics to help support Canadian retailers. The partnership is effective immediately.
As part of the agreement, Halo Metrics will market, sell, install and service Checkpoint electronic article surveillance (EAS) product portfolio to retailers in the Canadian market that are not currently Checkpoint customers. Checkpoint will continue to directly support its Canadian national accounts on a direct basis through its sales and customer Merchandise Availability team offices in Markham and Winnipeg.
“The new agreement with Checkpoint enables Halo to offer our retail customers more of a complete security solution,” said Cheryl Gillott, President of Halo Metrics. “We are very pleased to deepen our Checkpoint relationship with the signing of this Master Distribution Agreement.”
Halo Metrics has been a partner of Checkpoint Systems’ Alpha division since 2001, according to Dan Reynolds, VP of Sales at Checkpoint Systems. Within that time, Halo Metrics has “earned the trust and respect of retail loss prevention professionals with their knowledge and commitment to customer service. We are excited to expand our relationship for the benefit of the Canadian retailers”,