• 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

21 February 2018

Paragon wishes to congratulate our friend longtime AAFES Senior Buyer Rochelle McNally-Hughes on her retirement.

Rochelle's tenure with AAFES encompasses over 30 years of service to our country. It turns out serving her country runs in the family as Rochelle's father also worked for AAFES and her daughter, Courtney, recently became the third generation AAFES employee from this extraordinary family. Rochelle's husband Allen Hughes, a former AAFES employees and her sister Rebecca Calloway, a current AAFES buyer, joined in today's retirement celebration as did 60 other colleagues, friends and relatives.

Rochelle's contributions top the Exchange are simply too numerous to list. Her tireless efforts improved the lives of our men and women in uniform and her generosity, genuine nature and kindness touched us all. She will be missed.

15 February 2018

Paragon has reached an agreement with Powell Home Fashions [http://ww.powellcompany.com] to become their Military Exchange representative effective April 1st, 2018.

Powell Company designs, imports, and distributes youth, occasional, dining and accent furniture across all style categories for retailers around the world. Established in 1968, the Powell Company has grown to become the most recognized name in the furniture industry for home accent furniture.

 

25 January 2018

Paragon was honored to be recognized by Gerber for work on their Military Exchange business in 2017. The pictured award was presented to our CEO, Sean Brown, at the recent SHOT Show in Las Vegas.

08 December 2017

Paragon Global Sourcing is pleased to announce the acquisition of HomeCase, a premier furniture manufacturing and distribution facility located in Huizhou, China.

The facility, now renamed Paragon- HomeCase, currently supplies U.S. and European accounts including Sally Beauty, Sally's UK, Cosmoprof, Armstrong McCall, Sinelco, Pro Duo and Beauty Systems Group.

Paragon is already working to expand capacity at the facility to meet growing demand for our PureSana products, the bestselling salon furnishings brand in North America.

03 October 2017

Paragon has completed the initial rollout of GoSpotCheck to our ConUS store level employees.

Used by major companies such as PepsiCo and Levi's, GoSpotCheck is a leading provider of field service management software. GPS stamping and other proprietary technologies within GoSpotCheck allow Paragon's in-store service personnel to collect data and complete tasks in real-time thus ensuring proper store level execution.

OConUS Paragon representatives will see a rollout of the GoSpotCheck software in the first quarter of 2018. By the second quarter of 2018, all of Paragon's 200+ field level representatives will be operating on the new platform.