A distributor develops ideas for the use of promotional products as an advertising medium, buys such items from suppliers and sells them to advertisers, as its principal business or through a wholly owned subsidiary. A distributor carries its own accounts receivable, sells and bills completely in its own name and operates its own place of business.
Own or control a registered business enterprise, a division, department, affiliate or a wholly owned subsidiary, in which the majority of its revenue is derived from the buying of promotional products from suppliers and the selling of such merchandise to its arm’s length client base(A copy of the registration must be submitted with the application)
be sponsored by a representative of at least three (3) PPPC Members.
Sponsorship forms and/or copies of invoices, from 5 arm’s length clients, for orders (excluding sample orders), dated within twelve (12) months of the application date must be submitted with the application
Provide a bank reference listing the name and address of the applicant's bank and business account number and the applicant must have an acceptable credit history during the past twelve (12) months with no record of bankruptcy in the last twenty-four (24) months