Women Business Enterprises Canada Council (WBE Canada) is thrilled to welcome Grand & Toy as our newest Corporate Member.
Grand & Toy is a leading provider of workplace products and solutions serving Canadian businesses over 130 years. From the latest technology, furniture, everyday office essentials and facility resources, they provide workplace innovation that enables their customers to work better. Since the early days of the Covid Pandemic, Grand & Toy has also been a large supplier of PPE.
Supplier diversity creates a competitive advantage for Grand & Toy and they are committed to ensuring that it is an integral part of their strategic sourcing and procurement process by providing the opportunity to compete on an equal basis with all other bidders.
“Grand & Toy is proud to have the opportunity to partner with WBE Canada to provide our customers with unprecedented value, selection, and the highest level of customer service,” said Stan Dabic VP and General Manager at Grand & Toy. “We’re also committed to supporting diverse suppliers and are proud to offer an exceptional choice of innovative products and services to our customers through our supplier diversity program.”
“We are excited to have Grand & Toy join our growing community of organizations with a commitment to supporting supplier diversity in Canada and leveling up the playing field for women-owned businesses in supply chains,” said Silvia Pencak, President of WBE Canada. “Women-owned businesses across Canada have proven their resilience and innovation time and again and having support of corporations like Grand & Toy is key to their continuing success. We look forward to helping them enhance their supplier diversity program as they engage more women-owned businesses in their supply chain.”
About Grand & Toy
With a heritage that dates back to 1882, today’s Grand & Toy is committed to offering workplace products and solutions to Canadian businesses in the areas of the latest technology, furniture, every day office essentials and facility resources; they provide workplace innovation that enables their customers to work better. They are one of the largest B2B office products and services providers, operating one of the country’s biggest distribution networks serving customers coast-to-coast via their direct sales force and e-commerce platform.
For more information about Grand & Toy visit: grandandtoy.com
About WBE Canada
Women Business Enterprises Canada Council (WBE Canada) is a Canadian non-profit organization working closely with corporations and government organizations advocating for inclusion of Canadian Women Business Enterprises (WBEs) in supply chains across Canada and abroad. To ensure diversity in supply chains WBE Canada works closely with its Corporate and Government members to provide necessary training and support to help establish and develop supplier diversity initiatives. Explore our Corporate/Government membership here.
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