L&R Distributors, Inc. operates as a general merchandise and specialty distributor. The company offers general merchandise, including appliances/electronics, baby goods, clocks and watches, foot-sewing-shoe products, hair care products, hosiery, household sundries, party goods, personal sundry products, stationery, sundries, toys, and seasonal products. It also provides cosmetics, bath, fragrance, and other health and beauty items; groceries; candles, potpourri, auto, and hair accessories; and clipstrip/J-hook programs. In addition, the company offers retail services, which comprise merchandising, reset, data analytics, and impulse programs. It serves supermarket, drug, and independent and m...
9301 Avenue Drive
Brooklyn, NY 11236
Founded in 1956
L&R Distributors, Inc. Announces Management Changes
Jan 8 14
L&R Distributors, Inc. announced the hiring of Mike Cirilli as Vice-President of Category Management & Procurement. Cirilli comes to L&R from Rite Aid, where he managed its Wellness and Private Brands for the last thirteen months, and introduced many improvements in the Wellness Visual presentation for Rite Aid Drug stores. He has 30 years expertise in retail category management and merchandising, including experience as VP of merchandising with Duane Reade, where he worked for 16 years, and as a Senior Director of supply chain for Krasdale Foods. Cirilli replaces Charlie DeTorres, who has relocated to North Carolina. Charlie will be transitioning into a sales role, calling on retailers as well as creating strategic sales opportunities for L&R. Utilizing his vast knowledge of General Merchandise Manufacturers, DeTorres will create direct partnerships between L&R customers and Manufacturers.
L&R Distributors Mulls Acquisitions
Mar 5 13
L&R Distributors, Inc. is seeking acquisitions. L&R said it's goal has been to seek growth organically and through acquisitions to increase its in-store presence with its retail partners.