November, 11, 2015
The end of October proved to be a most fruitful period for D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd as they hosted their Annual Dealer Conventions in Rathnapura and Batticaloa. The primary goal of these conventions was to recognize and appreciate the services of the dealers in Batticaloa, Kegalle and Rathnapura. 20 of the best performing dealers from Kegalle and Rathnapura received awards of appreciation while 10 dealers from Batticaloa received the same honors. The convention in Rathnapura was held at the Silver Ray Hotel on the 21st of October 2015 whilst the convention in Batticaloa was held at the East Lagoon Hotel on the 29th of October 2015.
Both events were graced by Mrs. Kaushalya Perera, Director of D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd, Mr. Ruwan Kannangara, Chief Operating Officer of D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd, Mr. Nishanth Gamachchi, Deputy General Manager – Wholesale, D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd and other members of the senior management of D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd. The keynote addresses were delivered by Mr. Ruwan Kannangara, the Chief Operating Officer and Senior Marketing Manager, Mr. Upendra Gunawardena on both occasions. A special fashion show was held in Rathnapura as a special highlight in order to show off the range of products offered by D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd.
As the main marketing and distribution sector of the DSI Samson Group, D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd is one of the largest retail networks in the country that provides footwear, accessories and apparel to the local customer. The company is the sole distributor of local footwear brands including, DSI, Ranpa, Samsons, Jessica, Waves, Beat, Super Sport and AVI while also serving as the distributor of many international brands such as, Reebok, Puma, Fila, Clarks, Liberty, Umbro, Florsheim, Redtape and Proline Fitness.
The company’s network spans throughout more than 200 company outlets, 4000 dealers and 39 sales representatives throughout the island. The vision of the founder of D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd is highly utilized in the careful study of the market in order to provide the most demanded products that are specific to that particular area and needs of the customer.