Horizon Distributors Ltd. has announced that the Horizon Group of Companies is being restructured.
Effective September 1, 2019 Christmas Natural Products will merge into Horizon Distributors and Corwin Distribution will merge into Ontario Natural Food Company.
Christmas Natural Products is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Horizon Group of Companies that has distributed natural health and personal care products across Western Canada for 40 years. Corwin Distribution is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Horizon Group of Companies that has distributed natural health products and specialty organic, natural and fair trade grocery products throughout Eastern Canada for more than 20 years.
When these mergers are complete, Horizon Distributors Ltd. will serve Western Canada and Yukon as Horizon Grocery + Wellness and Ontario Natural Food Company Inc. will serve Eastern Canada as ONFC Grocery + Wellness.
Processes for the Procurement, Marketing, Publications and Brand Management departments will nationalize under the guidance of Gayle Thom, who will become the National Director of Supplier Relationships and Procurement for Grocery + Wellness.
The head office for Horizon Grocery + Wellness will remain in Burnaby, BC at the 150,000 sq. ft. distribution facility that was purpose built to support the ongoing expansion of Horizon Distributors operations in 2008.