Become a Member
Guides and Reports
Show All »
Metrics & ROI
Search Engine Marketing
More Marketing Topics »
See All »
Schedule of Events
Virtual Conference Series
Products and Services
Post a Question
Quick Start Guide
Find and Post Jobs
Real-World Education for Modern Marketers
Join Over 609,000 Marketing Professionals
Ask your question ... sign up today! It's FREE!
Just for Fun
MProfs PRO Seminar Q&A
Search more Know-How Exchange Q&A from Marketing Experts
This question has been answered, and points have been awarded.
Attractive/meaningful Company Name
5/1/2013 at 10:17 AM ET
We are in process to open the "General Trading" company which will distribute the exlusive brands to Retail & Foodservice customers (mainly Food) and in future we intend to launch private label brands and distribute it worldwide.
Now deciding the right name for our business critical, where we need your help....
Competitors company name who are involve in this business are as follows:
-2 NTDE (National Trading and developing Est)
-3 Food Specialities
-4 Farm Fresh
-5 Allied Foods
-7 Falcon Pack
-9 Armada Distribution
-10 Gulf Marketing Group (GMG)
Request you kindly help us to come with creative/meaningful name.
..........General Trading LLC. (company name would be in blanks)
5/1/2013 at 10:53 AM
We need to know why someone would choose to buy from you rather than any number of suppliers out there, big and small. Just having a great name doesn't mean that people are going to choose you.
We need to know what makes you authentically different that makes you stand out to the people who will buy from you. That way it'll be meaningful. We can do the creative bit.
5/1/2013 at 11:06 AM
The company names mentioned above are distribution houses and having exclusive rights of the brands they distribute same is going to be the case with us. We are in partnership with World reputed and well established brands for distribution and have exclusive rights, this is where customers would buy from us in that particular product category.
5/1/2013 at 11:17 AM
Why would they buy in your particular product category, when there are a dozen others to choose from?
Plus, if you are up against these big concerns, you will need to spend a great deal on advertising in order that you become visible - let alone attract attention.
My question stands with all seriousness. Things - even good things - don't sell themselves.
5/1/2013 at 9:10 PM
Where will you be based? For example, why not "UAE General Trading LLC"?
5/2/2013 at 1:30 AM
UAE cannot be licenced due to Ministry regulations.
5/2/2013 at 7:54 AM
If you can't use UAE, can you use a name of a major city (such as Dubai or Abu Dhabi)? If your offerings will initially be from UAE for UAE consumption (and eventually for UAE export), it would make sense to make the connection to location in your name.
5/7/2013 at 3:24 AM
Moderator, kindly close this question. Thanks!
5/16/2013 at 8:48 AM
I am closing this question since it's more than 2 weeks old. We do this to reward the contributions of participants in a timely manner + to give increased visibility to the newer questions.
Thanks for participating!
BACK TO TOP
Post a Comment
How to Construct a Content Machine (Even If You're Not a ...
by Mandi Ellefson
How to Build an Influencer Marketing Strategy
by Andrew Cravenho
Six Tactics for Successfully Marketing to Millennials
by Dave Hawley
The Biggest Obstacles to Digital Marketing Success
by Ayaz Nanji
The Top Google Search Rank Factors in 2014
by Ayaz Nanji
See more marketing articles »
MarketingProfs uses single
sign-on with Facebook, Twitter, Google and others to make subscribing and signing in easier for you. That's it, and nothing more! Rest assured that
provide your social data to 3rd parties
contact friends on your network
post messages on your behalf
interact with your social accounts
Your data is secure with