GLENDALE HEIGHTS, Ill. -- Health and beauty care distributor Convenience Valet has partnered with Nehemiah Manufacturing—a producer of cleaning supplies, wet wipes, air fresheners and diapers—to distribute its brands in convenience stores, travel shops and other small-format stores.
Cincinnati-based Nehemiah’s brands include Kandoo Flushable Wipes, Boogie Wipes, Dreft Laundry Stain Remover, Febreze In-Wash Odor Eliminator and Downy Wrinkle Releaser. These brands are packaged in small or trial sizes, making them ideal for Convenience Valet’s retail distribution network.
“Nehemiah has strong consumer brands which fit perfectly into our category management strategy and retail approach,” said Steve Jungmann, president and CEO of Convenience Valet. “They also have a strong mission and values as shown by its dedication to hiring second-chance employees. We are proud to partner with such an innovative business who gives back to its own community.”
Pampers changing kits (diapers sizes 3-5 plus 6 wipes), Pampers diapers (sizes 3-5), Downy Wrinkle Releaser and Tide laundry in single-load pouches (single count and 3 count) are among the products now available for distribution.
“We’re pleased to partner with Convenience Valet and expand our product line distribution,” said Richard Palmer, president of Nehemiah. “We understand that consumers in these channels want top brands in convenient packaging and know that our offering will compliment retailer sets.”
Glendale Heights, Ill.-based Convenience Valet specializes in repacking and distributing brands in health and beauty care (HBC), automotive and other general-merchandise categories. It distributes more than 500 branded HBC, over-the-counter, personal-care and sundries products in convenience or travel sizes and has an expansive distribution network through which its partners' products can reach consumers nationwide. The company is part of Cleveland-based private-equity group Weinberg Capital Group Co.