Fall 2013 Popcorn Sale
We are excited to announce our new popcorn vendor, Pecatonica River. Pecatonica River will provide us with new gourmet flavors and tins for all pre-popped products! With excellenct service and easy to use product ordering system, we feel you will love this popcorn sale.
Scouts contact friends and family members in person or via e-mail and phone and provides them with his key code. Consumer logs onto www.prpopcornstore.com and orders product, pays by credit card, and has product delivered to their home. Scouts can also provide their Seller ID # to customers when delivering their orders. If you do not have a seller ID, you can enter "Massachusetts" when you check out and the funds will support Scouting in Western Massachusetts.
Popcorn Incentives for Scouts
Click HERE to check out some of these cool prizes in action.
2013 Popcorn Trainings
· Monday, July 15, 7-8pm--Popcorn Training @ First Methodist Church of Pittsfield
· Tuesday, July 16, 7-8pm--Popcorn Training @ Westfield Service Center
· Wednesday, July 17, 7-8pm--Popcorn Training @ Northampton World War II Club
· Thursday, July 18, 7-8pm--Popcorn Training @ Chicopee Moose Lodge
· Wednesday, July 24, 7-8pm--Popcorn Training @ Moses Scout Reservation, Nunes Building
· Wednesday, July 31, 7-8pm--Popcorn Training @ Moses Scout Reservation, Nunes Building
· Wednesday, August 7, 7-8pm--Popcorn Training @ Moses Scout Reservation, Nunes Building
2013 Key Sale Dates
· Sunday, August 11--Unit Show n' Deliver Orders Due Online
· Saturday, August 24, 8am-12pm--Show n' Deliver Distribution @ Sulco Warehouse in Springfield
· Saturday, September 14 or 21--Super Saturday
· Friday, November 1--Show n' Deliver Returns and Payments Due to Council Service Center
· Friday, November 1--Unit Take Order Orders Due Online
· Friday, November 22, 8am-12pm--Take Order Distribution @ Crane & Co Warehouse in Pittsfield
· Saturday, November 23, 8am-12pm--Take Order Distribution @ Sulco Warehouse in Springfield
· Friday, December 6--Final Popcorn Payment Due to Council Service Center
· Friday, December 6--Unit Prize Orders Due Online (Prizes will not be approved until final payment is made to the Council)
The 2013 popcorn sale is a Show n' Sell/Show n' Deliver and Take Order sale, with a separate ordering window for each portion. The Show n' Sell/Show n' Deliver ordering window opens on Monday, August 1 and will close on Sunday, August 11. The Take Order ordering window will close on Friday, November 1. Please be sure you place your orders within those ordering windows. Under no circumstances can a late order be processed.
The default primary person for your unit will be the Cubmaster, Scoutmaster or Crew Advisor as of the 2013 Recharter as well as the Unit Kernel person listed on the 2013 Participation Form. The Unit Kernels will place the order for the entire unit. The Leader's Guide has step-by-step instructions to do this.
As with past Fall Popcorn Sales, the council will be collecting only the amount of gross sales less the value of your commission. This means, if your unit earns 34% commission, the amount due to council will be the balance 66%. The amount due to council will appear on your unit invoice. If you have any questions, please contact your District Popcorn Kernel or District Executive.
Additional Questions and Support
If you have any additional questions, please feel free to contact your District Executive or District Popcorn Kernel, or the Council Popcorn Staff Advisor or Council Popcorn Kernel.
Remember - have fun and good popping!
|Council Popcorn Kernel
|Council Popcorn Staff Advisor|
Hunter J McCormick
District Popcorn Kernel
District Popcorn Kernels
Hunter J McCormick
District Popcorn Kernel
Senior District Executive
Unit Kernel Resources
Click Here for the link to sign up your Scouts to sell online
Click Here to download your unit order worksheet tool
Click Here for the link to place your unit Take Order
Copy of popcorn order form HERE
Unit popcorn participation form HERE
Unit Program Budget Planning Tool Unit_Program_Budget_Planner.xls
Show and Deliver return form HERE
Family Success Sheet Family_Success_Sheet.docx
Unit Leader Guide POP_2013_Popcorn_Manual.pdf
Orientation meeting presentation 2013_Presentation_Western_Mass_edited.pdf
Case Labels POP_2013_Case_Label_Sheets.doc
2012 Unit sales by product all types POP_2012_Fall_Sale_UPS_All_Order_Types.pdf