Industry News 3/12/2015

B$Z: BYRD, Ultimate Distribution Sign Partnership for Canadian Distribution

BYRD, the first choice in grooming for today’s gentleman surfer, announced today a partnership with Ultimate Distribution for the exclusive rights to oversee Canadian distribution of the brand.  Effective immediately, Ultimate Distribution will handle all retailer expansion plans for the brand within the territory focusing on BYRD’s line of made in California pomades, grooming essentials and lifestyle products. 

“The team at Ultimate share a like-minded vision for BYRD’s long-term growth in Canada,” said Chase Wilson, BYRD’s founder.  “With over two decades of experience, Ultimate’s relationships within the core surf, skate and premium lifestyle markets are unmatched.  We are honored to be under their wing.”

“BYRD’s an authentic brand with a diverse appeal and we are proud to oversee their Canadian expansion,” said Scott Murray-Burrows, Operations Manager for Ultimate Distribution. “Not only do they fit into our current brand portfolio extremely well, but they also will fill a definitive void in the Canadian market that we are looking forward to servicing.”

For Canadian stockist and wholesale inquiries, please contact Scott Murray-Burrows, 1-855-279-8408, For the latest brand news on Instagram, follow @BYRDHair.