Media Release from VisitorPoint
August 13 2018
Don’t underestimate the worthiness of print – VisitorPoint secures AA Travel & Tourism contract
A New Zealand brochure distribution company has secured a national contract with the biggest visitor guide publisher in the tourism industry.
Effective from today (Monday August 13), AA Travel & Tourism shall outsource the warehousing, merchandising and distribution of its market-leading AA Traveller brochures, directories and guides to VisitorPoint.
VisitorPoint is New Zealand’s only national distributor of tourism information, having distributed brochures throughout New Zealand for a lot more than 30 years.
AA Traveller’s 25 publications cover accommodation, maps and activities, and special interest areas including cycle trails, wine and food and golf.
The publications, directed at international and domestic travellers, will undoubtedly be distributed to designated AA distribution locations and stands through VisitorPoint’s comprehensive national network of 37 merchandised distribution circuits.
New brochures, directories and guides published by AA Travel & Tourism will undoubtedly be in VisitorPoint&rsquo also;s remit.
The contract is really a total consequence of AA Travel & Tourism’s overview of storage, merchandising and distribution because of its print products, and can secure significant cost productivity and savings improvements because of their business.
Delighted to include AA’s full contract warehouse services to the ongoing company portfolio, Kelly Harland of VisitorPoint says it’s a thrilling time for the united team.
“The agreement can be an extension of our long-standing relationship with AA Travel & Tourism, and we’excited to view it flourish re,” she says.
“Up to now, we’ve been managing exclusive displays in the Auckland and Queenstown markets, but nothing with this scale.
“The collaboration not merely strengthens the offering to your network of outlets, nonetheless it enables us to own most comprehensive library of collateral to the travel and tourism industry all in a single place.”
With the announcement, comes the employment of a fresh employee.
Having caused AA Travel & Tourism for over a decade as distribution manager, Eileen Philpot brings her knowledge and expertise to VisitorPoint as national distribution assistant, providing continuity of support and service to outlets stocking AA guides.
AA Travel & Tourism General Manager Greig Leighton has congratulated VisitorPoint because of its robust processes and expertise in packing and delivery of product.
Outlets will order direct from VisitorPoint&rsquo now;s trade website (www.visitorpointonline.com) from Monday August 13.
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