Issue 8 | 2020
THE DO IT BEST FALL MARKET IS ONLY A FEW WEEKS AWAY!
Register now and get ready to place all your market orders using the
Market Savings Builder, the easiest and fastest way to lock in all the great deals.
BETTER BUYING WITH
THE MARKET SAVINGS
The Market Savings Builder is the efficient way
for you to plan and place your market orders
from a single, easy-to-access online tool. This
streamlined approach helps you make better
strategic decisions about the best deals and
purchasing opportunities for your business so
you can build your orders accordingly - and
save even more.
The Market Savings Builder is live.
Access it through the fall market link on
the mydoitbest.com homepage and start
planning and placing orders today. Beginning
August 24, you can check back to see the
phenomenal pricing we’ve negotiated for
your Sneak Peek and Power Preview orders.
Orders for regular market offers can be placed
now through September 25. Drop ship order
deadlines will vary.
PROGRAM SPECIAL BUYS
To take advantage of the LBM
Because some of the deals are so good, we’ve created limited time offers Super Specials, you’ll want to be
throughout the market - LBM Super Specials, Power Preview, Sneak Peek, sure to talk to your Lumber and
and 75th Anniversary. You’ll want to make sure you submit them within their Building Materials representative.
order window because once they close...they’re gone! Get order deadline And remember, you’ll be able to
reminders directly to your phone by texting DoitBestMarket to 46786. view Sneak Peek pricing in the
Market Savings Builder beginning
As you are planning your orders in the Market Savings Builder, look for
items designated with a program special buy logo. SKUs included as part of August 24, but you must submit your
our Sneak Peek, Power Preview, and 75th Anniversary deals will be labeled orders between 6 pm on Sunday,
accordingly so you will know the best time to buy. September 13 and 11:59 pm ET on
Monday, September 14. Your orders
If you want to filter only products offered during a certain special buy, you aren’t final until you hit submit!
can check the box beside the deals you are looking for. Remember, all Finally, there are limited quantities
deals for the 75th Anniversary, Power Preview, and Sneak Peek must be available on our 75th Anniversary
submitted during their designated time window.
deals and you’ll only be able to lock
them in during specific four-hour
time frames throughout the week.
Read more about all our market
special buys here.
PREVIEW YOUR Power Preview, and 75th Anniversary Market Resources
ORDERS IN deals, you might want to view your AT YOUR FINGERTIPS
orders all at once or individually
MULTIPLE WAYS by vendor. With the enhanced The Do it Best Fall Market happens
As you are building your orders capabilities of the Market Savings online! We have put together
in the Market Savings Builder you Builder, you can choose the comprehensive resources to help
can review them at any time using way you submit your orders. you get the most out of your market
the Preview My Order(s) feature. experience from...wherever! Check
Here you can view the orders MY MULTI-STORE out Best Choice magazine today!
you have built by store, vendor, PLANNER This valuable planning guide will help
order type, or special buy. you prepare for September 13 - 18.
If you are buying products for And, if you missed last month’s issue
While you are building your orders, multiple stores, the Multi-Store
you have the ability to see item Planner functionality within the of Profit Lines, check it out now for
details and view the minimum Market Savings Builder will help more great market information.
order quantity and the maximum you do the ordering for each of your
order quantities for an item. stores all in one convenient place.
You’ll be able to order quantities of
GO WHERE YOU a product for each of your stores
NEED TO GO and see each store’s sales history
so you know how much to buy.
While in the Market Savings Builder,
you can navigate to a vendor’s WE’RE HERE
market booth to view contact TO HELP
information and additional
product information. You can easily If you have general questions or
jump back and forth between the need assistance with the Market
Market Savings Builder and the Savings Builder, please contact your
market website as often as you like. territory sales manager or Business
Technical Support at 260.748.5302.
QUICK ORDER TIP: Make sure you get the full
SUBMIT online experience by using Stay in the
Chrome, Firefox, or Safari as your
Depending on your strategy browser. Internet Explorer and Know.
for building your Sneak Peek, Edge are no longer supported. Don’t miss a thing
ACCESS YOUR MYPLANNER ACCOUNT time-sensitive text
during the fall market.
Sign up to receive
MyPlanner is exactly what it sounds like - it’s a convenient place to alerts sent straight to
organize your market experience. You can save your favorite vendors,
store collateral information, keep track of vendor contacts, bookmark your phone. Simply text
specials, and more. MyPlanner will also make recommendations of DoitBestMarket to
vendors and products you should consider based on your previous 46786 to get started.
selections. Finally, to enable the 1-to-1 chat function with vendors and
Do it Best staff, you’ll need to access your MyPlanner account.
Don’t Miss! MEMBERS IN THE
Shareholders’ Meeting &
President’s Address NEWS
Sunday, September 13 at 5 pm ET
The Shareholders’ Meeting and President’s
Address provide an opportunity for you to We’re posting content daily that highlights our
embrace the benefits of your co-op company’s achievements and members’ successes.
membership with Do it Best. In the Be sure to Find, Friend & Follow us on Facebook,
Auditorium, watch the election of fellow LinkedIn, and Twitter.
member-owners who will serve on the
board of directors and hear from President
& CEO Dan Starr as he reviews our
performance over an unprecedented year. Ambridge Home Center and
Most importantly, he’ll share how the T & M Hardware & Rental
Do it Best team is committed to executing on These two Pennsylvania-based
key strategic initiatives to drive your growth retailers leveraged social media
to effectively reach customers
in the year ahead. All rebate checks will be during the pandemic.
mailed out the week of September 14.
Within the market website, you can easily
navigate to two great programs offered
through the catalog.
It doesn’t get
any better than Arab Lumber & Supply
Market Closeout Under the leadership
deals. These deals are the best of the of Trey Hamilton, this
best and you can only get them Monday, Alabama-based business
is growing and thriving.
September 14 at 8 am - Friday, September 18
at 7 pm. Check them out on the member
catalog and to ensure you get the product
you order, sign up for the reserve program.
Given the nature of these deals, being on the
reserve program is the only way to guarantee
these products make it to your store.
Learn more and get signed up today.
Visit the Category Brownsboro Hardware & Paint
Solutions booth At his store in Louisville, Kentucky, member-owner Jim Lehrer
during the market created a unique way to show his appreciation to his staff
and check out all the new and last chance during the height of the pandemic.
offerings. Tarps, lawn mower repair, small
engine fuels, and shower heads are among
our newest Category Solutions. And, it’s your
last chance to order planograms for wood
putty, wood filler, and wood repair, extension
cords, knives and multi tools, and indoor/
outdoor waste baskets and trash cans.
BTU Do it Center Dahlgren’s Building Supply
At this Las Vegas, and Equity Do it Center
New Mexico store, These retailers are capitalizing
staff celebrated a on the increased demand for
very special long-time farm and ranch products.
Greschlers Hardware Mazo Hardware
Celebrating 100 years of business, this operation Located in Mazomanie, Wisconsin, Mazo Hardware has a
in Brooklyn, New York is ready for 100 more after sweet partnership with a local baker that benefits everyone!
a dramatic store expansion.
Russell Do it Center Star Lumber
General Manager Kirby With lumberyards in
Scales of Alabama-based Kansas and Oklahoma,
Russell Do it Center was President of Star Lumber
named one of NRHA’s Patrick Goebel was
2020 Top Guns. named one of NRHA’s
2020 Top Guns.
Stratton Hardware Woodstock Hardware
This store in Watertown, New York, Member-owner Vince
is located in a former fire station. Christofora created a
Pandemic Supply Program
to provide other local
businesses in Woodstock,
New York with products
to protect their customers