• 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

04 December 2018

Paragon presented comprehensive category reviews for bicycles and bicycle carriers this past week at our headquarters in Grapevine, Texas.

Kent bicycles and Yakima bicycle carriers and accessories were featured in our reviews.

Substantial sales growth at all Military Exchange accounts, for both of these Paragon clients, is projected for 2019 and beyond.

 

26 October 2018

Markwins Beauty Brands, a Paragon partner, has recently updated their 100% Cruelty-Free statement.

According to their newest statement, Markwins brands are 100% cruelty-free and have been (or are in the process of being) PETA-certified. None of our furry, feathery, or scaly friends will ever be harmed for you to look beautiful. We are fully committed as a company to eradicating animal testing in the beauty industry.

Markwins is a leading supplier of cosmetics including Wet n Wild, the #1 brand of value cosmetics in the United States and Black Radiance, the #1 brand of ethnic cosmetics in the U.S. Markwins is also a significant supplier in masstige cosmetics with their Physicians Formula and in prestige cosmetics with the Lorac brand.

29 August 2018

Paragon is pleased to announce the launch of Eagle Claw fishing products at 11 Navy Exchange (NEX) locations.

Eagle Claw, the most recognizable brand in all of fishing, takes great pride in being the only brand of fishhooks "Made In The USA"!

Paragon representatives will support the new program at store level, ensuring proper merchandising and distribution of Eagle Claw products.

22 August 2018

Paragon has successfully negotiated the addition of Budge Industry's car, truck and motorcycle covers to the AAFES automotive assortment. These products will become available for Exchange customers to purchase, at most Main Store locations, in the 4th quarter.

Budge is known to many as the "original car cover company", having invented the car cover in 1940. Today, Budge Industries is the nation's leading manufacturer and supplier of covers for cars, trucks, RVs, motorcycles, ATVs, boats and snow mobiles.

17 August 2018

Paragon wishes to congratulate our longstanding partner and client, Kinfine USA, for their extraordinary showing at the Summer 2018 Las Vegas Furniture Market.

During nearly a decade of partnership, Kinfine and Paragon have worked hard to successfully supply Military Exchanges with the latest trends in affordable, quality accent furniture.