1. Simply fill out the Product Submission Form, providing us with your contact information
and a brief description of you product.
- Do not provide any sensitive information about the product at this stage; simply
include a description of the unique qualities of the product according to the evaluation
Criteria listed above.
2. Our product marketing team will review your submission and assess whether the initial product description fits Patterson Veterinary's sales, marketing and distribution platform.
3. Please read the Product Submission Form completely and follow the instructions carefully. Failure to either complete the Product Submission Form in its entirety or return the requested information can delay the evaluation process or cause automatic rejection of your product.
4. Please save your submission form on your computer as a word document with a file name equivalent to the name of your company, product & date of submission(eg. ABC Supply Co-Superscrubs-Feb12-2012). Submit your completed form and any supporting documents to CategoryManagers@animalhealthinternational.com
5. Patterson will review your submission and determine if your product meets all criteria. We will also evaluate your product's viability for United States sales, marketing and distribution. If interested and/or accepted, we will contact you directly to learn more about your product and to discuss subsequent steps.
6. We will contact you via e-mail or phone regarding our interest and questions about the product, etc.
7. Reviews typically take at least 4-6 weeks from submission. If you have not heard back from us by then, our team has determined that your product does not fit our sales & distribution strategy.