• Global Reach

    Global Reach

    Paragon Brokerage provides comprehensive on-site retail, marketing and merchandising services for U.S. Military Exchanges all around the world.

Why Paragon?

Industry leader

Paragon’s portfolio of industry leading suppliers and our representation of many of the world’s top brands has established us as an industry leading Department of Defense Military Exchange broker.

Award winning staff

Paragon is consistently honored by the United States Department of Defense, and by our clients, for outstanding service and support for Military Exchanges. Paragon’s CEO, Sean Brown, was recently recognized with the Patriot Pride Award at the 2016 Exchange Main Store Manager’s Exposition. The highest honor given to a broker at this event. Dozens of Paragon’s long term clients, including Char-Broil, Gerber, Fiskars, Black & Decker and Rayovac have honored Paragon with awards and tributes over our 20 year history.

Consistent performance

As we enter our 20th year of operations, Paragon continues to provide long term, consistent sales growth for our clients despite years of Military Exchange drawdowns and cutbacks. Paragon is known for our financial strength and stability and for our continued operational excellence.

Customer-service driven

Over 200 Paragon representatives provide on-sight retail support for Military Exchanges all around the world. Our hands on approach allows us to work directly with Exchange Management on real time initiatives. No other Military Exchange Broker spends more time working directly for their customers than Paragon.

Global Service & Support

Global Service & Support

Our global service and support network, which includes over 200 employees stationed in 18 countries and 42 U.S. states and territories, forms the foundation of our operations.

Rare Designation

Rare Designation

The U.S. Department of Defense recognizes Paragon Brokerage as a Full Service Military Exchange contractor. This rare designation allows us to compete for virtually all Military Exchange procurement contracts on behalf of our clients.

Full Service

Full Service

Paragon personnel perform a variety of functions in support of our clients every day. Our responsibilities include taking physical inventories, writing direct store delivery (DSD) purchase orders, setting planograms, restocking vending machines, inspecting and returning defective goods, in-store product demonstrations, corporate training seminars and much, much more.

News

15 August 2017
Paragon and the Marine Corp Exchange have agreed to implement an extensive expansion of the Rayovac battery and portable power assortments at 17 Marine Corp bases. This expansion will more than triple the number of Marine Corp Exchanges that carry Rayovac products to a total of 50. Orders to support the aggressive growth plan have already begun to deliver and Paragon representatives are currently in the process of resetting planograms at all MCX locations.
14 August 2017
Paragon is pleased to announce a major expansion of the Rayovac assortment at all AAFES Exchanges, worldwide. Rayovac batteries can now be found on the Power Center battery planograms at all Main Exchanges.   Rayovac, a division of Spectrum Brands, began manufacturing batteries in Wisconsin over 110 years ago. Today, their batteries can be found at most major retailers in the United States. Along with Rayovac, Paragon is the sanctioned military broker for the Black & Decker, Russell Hobbs, Remington, and George Foreman divisions of Spectrum Brands.
05 July 2017
Last week, 14 of Paragon’s key suppliers joined Senior AAFES Management and Procurement Personnel for our 2018 ODL planning sessions.   These comprehensive category reviews, held here at Paragon’s headquarters, allow our Military Exchange partners to review dozens of proposed 2018 planograms set directly next to the current POGs.     Buoyed by strong YTD increases, both Paragon’s customers and clients agreed on many meaningful commitments for the upcoming ODL season.    
13 June 2017
[embed=gallery]{"uri":"post:32"}[/embed]Paragon was, once again, honored to partner with The Exchange to provide simultaneous, worldwide, Char-Broil cooking demonstrations in support of their recent week 24 tabloid.   Gas Grill cooking demonstrations create excitement for our customers and build customer loyalty for The Exchanges.  They also help drive sales of grills and grilling accessories.  Week 24 marked the third time Paragon has partnered with the Exchange to provide these important store level events.    Continue Reading for photos...
05 June 2017
Paragon is pleased to announce our appointment as the Military Exchange representative for Spectrum Brands’ Pet, Home & Garden Division.  Paragon has been working with Spectrum Brands for many years, representing their Battery and Appliance Division.    This latest partnership will bring several well known national brands, such as Dingo, Cutter, Spectracide, Iams and Black Flag, into the Paragon portfolio.