Category Management Knowledge Group (CMKG) and b2b Solutions, LLC are introducing an On-Line Category Management Training Program specifically developed for c-store and small store retailers. The training will help Retailers move to a more strategic, fact-based approach in their business. CMKG is known in the Retail, CPG and FMCG industries for high quality, certified category management training with a blend of online, hands-on, and custom live programs.

“We are very excited to work with b2b Solutions,” said Sue Nicholls (President, CMKG). “Teaming up with b2b Solutions to provide online and custom training solutions to the Convenience Store Industry is an exciting development for our company.” The addition of this partnership reflects the desire of both companies to collaborate on a shared vision of building capability and capacity in organizations to meet the needs of the changing convenience store industry and their Shoppers.

“We saw a perfect ‘fit’ for both organizations in our like-minded approaches and visions to build the skills of c-store/small store owners around the world in order to help them compete with the increasingly competitive marketplace through a more strategic approach to their business. “Our focus is on real world, actionable learning, not just theory. The foundations of Category Management certified training, coupled with a strong knowledge and understanding of c-stores and how they work has led to an incredible and unique learning program that will benefit c-store owners around the world”, stated Steve Montgomery, b2b Solutions President.

As part of the CMKG | b2b Solutions partnership launch, a free webinar titled “Category Management in Your C-Store / Small Store Overview” will be hosted on October 8th and November 19th, 2015. Seats are limited so browse to to register for the webinar.