Popcorn Sale 2015
 
Popcorn- Important Dates and Information

  • Time to Sign Up to sell popcorn this fall AND to RSVP for a council training. Click HERE to sign up now.
  • Council Popcorn Kickoff Training: Saturday, August 15th 10AM at the Seattle Service Center. Click HERE for full timeline and other trainnig dates.
  • Show and Sell Orders due Tuesday, September 1st, 2015
  • Show and Sell product distribution: Thursday, September 17th
  • First weekend of Site Sales: Friday - Sunday, September 18-20th (sale runs through Oct. 25)


 
Kernel Tools

[2015 Details Coming this summer and fall]

A few 'seasoned kernels' have prepared and shared some helpful reports and documents to assist with your Site Sales (best practices, and inventory tracking reports):


TRAINING INFORMATION
FOR PLACING ORDERS
Trails End Popcorn System Product Ordering Tutorial Video To Be Updated this Fall
Prize Ordering Instructions with screen shots - Coming this Fall!

Do you have any helpful tools or forms to share? Send to: popcorn@seattlebsa.org

Be Sure to SELL ONLINE!!
Learn to set up your accounts: Scout Accounts to sell online and Leader Accounts to 'view online sales'.
All sales provide 35% commission to the unit, to be included with your final commission check. The average sale online is over $40. Be sure to pad your unit sales with this super easy selling method.

There will be a special prize drawing for every Scout that sells at least one item online during the sale (Aug. 1 - Oct. 26).

 


 
Scout Prizes & Incentives


$600 Club! Sell $600 and receive a special BONUS prize!

$1,500 Club Party
: Elite Top Seller Pool Party at the Federal Way Community Center 1/30/16. 

Grand Prize: Top seller in council to receive family weekend stay at Great Wolf Lodge!

PLUS: Prizes, $1,500 Club gift cards, and scholarship opportunities.

 


 

 
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Important Info for Kernels

GuidebookSmall


2015 Leader Guidebook - Coming this Fall

 

2015 POPCORN FORMS

 

SITE SALE INFO

Many District Kernels (DK) will be assisting with site sales this year. Check with them prior to making any local store manager requests!

If your DK is NOT coordinating site sales at the district level, contact the store manager and/or corporate offices for permission using this form: Store Manager Request Letter (Template).

Unit Kernel Master Inventory Worksheet (2013)

 

2015 COMMISSION

Sell Popcorn = Earn 35% Commission


Expectations are:

  • Attend council trainings & host unit kickoff
  • Be on-time with orders & closeout paperwork
  • 3% BONUS -  Grow your sale (20% increase from 2014)

38% TOTAL POSSIBLE COMMISSION
Units earn a flat 35% commission for all online sales, too!

 

2015 DISTRICT KERNELS

Alpine - Ingrid Brown
Aquila - Sue Fore
Aurora - Doug Baer
Cascade - Cat Rowe
Foothills - Mary Wilson
Green River - Sean Mobley
Mt. Olympus - Shana Scott
North Lakes - Teresa Simmering
Orca - Harry Boyd
Sammamish Trails - Ross Comer
Sinclair - Sean Neal
Thunderbird - Craig Nakashima

 

COUNCIL CONTACTS

Darla Sklar - 206-902-2353
Patrick Nance - 206-902-2322

General Q's: popcorn@SeattleBSA.org

 

TRAIL'S END CONTACTS

Popcorn System Help
Online Sales Support
Scholarship Inquiries

Prize Questions?
If local council cannot assist, contact BSA National Supply or our local Scout Shop.