Expanding your business in an ever-changing retail environment

eCommerce Management

Selling your products online is only a click away. With the household penetration of online sales growing exponentially, the right pilot to navigate your business as it launches online is essential.

TLS eComm management breakdown:

  • TLS is an established vendor with major online retailers
  • Dedicated in-house team
  • Provides vendor portal management
  • New item setup
  • Content management
  • Manage search optimization and keywords
  • Promotional planning
  • Customer review communication
  • Frequent reporting and insights
  • Direct to Consumer In-House Solutions (D2C)

Broker Management

This approach is especially advantageous for clients located outside of Canada who want local representation to actively manage their business through a combination of direct sales and broker management. Our strong relationships with many Canadian brokers enable us to also offer assistance in sourcing the perfect broker for your company.

Our broker management team works closely with the client to develop sales targets and executes your plans by:


Establishing sales and promotion budgets. This includes a comprehensive trade spend management approach to achieve favourable ROI

Performing continuous progress reviews, including trackers, and monitoring the business

Monthly  and Quarterly Business reviews, but also day to day contact with the broker to provide strategic direction, and monitor the business

Evaluating customer product mix and detail merchandising strategies

Maintaining strong customer trade relationships

Identifying new business opportunities in the market, e.g. alternate channels, new listings, and monitoring competitive activity

Coordinating sales and marketing activities to ensure they are working in tandem for a smooth implementation

Private Label

The TLS Private Brands Division is one of Canada’s largest with over 50 years of experience and 2500+ product launches.

With the retail landscape continuing to shift and consumer expectations constantly evolving, there’s no denying that Private Brands have become a critical pillar of any retailer’s strategy. But it’s not a case of one-size-fits-all….that’s where we fit in!

We are strictly focused on private brands, with suppliers stemming world-wide and items founds in every single aisle of the grocery store.

We develop solutions to ease our clients’ pain points by helping to answer all their questions surrounding the WHO – WHAT – WHERE – WHY & HOW of selling in Canada.

Specifically, we aim to incorporate our expertise in helping with the below 3 categories:

  • Manufacturer Services
    RFP Initiation and support
    Account management
    Forecasting and reporting
  • Category Management
    Trend and competition analysis
    Performance assessment
    Objective and target identification
  • Retailer Network
    Business planning
    Retailer negotiations
    Strategy consultation

Our goal is to inspire all aspects of Private Brand development, from strategy to execution to consumer engagement. Our unique approach helps our clients set themselves apart — amplifying brand presence, category success and speed to shelf.

Our talented associates, paired with our experience in brand development, allows us develop a unique process and culture that delivers results that focuses on your selling and manufacturing objectives.

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