March 28, 2024

Tractor Supply Opens Applications for Second Annual Open Buying Days Event

Tractor Supply Company, which also owns and operates Petsense by Tractor Supply, has announced that applications for its second annual “Growing Life Out Here” Open Buying Days event will open on April 1 through April 15, 2024. The Open Buying Days event will take place on June 13, 2024, with the aim to connect business owners with an opportunity to become a supplier for Tractor Supply. Accepted applicants will have the chance to present their products to leaders and experts on Tractor Supply’s merchandising team. Products are evaluated on criteria including innovation, quality, market fit and potential impact in rural communities.

“Finding new and innovative product offerings and expanding our supplier base are key to driving growth for our business and supporting Life Out Here,” said Seth Estep, chief merchandising officer at Tractor Supply. “Our merchandising team was very pleased with the participation in last year’s Open Buying Days event and we look forward to building on that success this year.”

“Growing Life Out Here” Open Buying Days seeks to uncover unique products that align with Tractor Supply’s mission to help customers live Life Out Here. Applications are open to individuals and businesses nationwide in product categories including lawn and garden, pet and animal products, fencing, hardware and tool, clothing and footwear, home décor and more.

Applicants must meet Tractor Supply’s supplier requirements, including completion of due diligence and agreement during the application process. Accepted applicants will be invited to pitch their product(s) to the Tractor Supply team during a virtual event on June 13, 2024. Interested business owners can apply at here.

For additional updates and more information about “Growing Life Out Here” Open Buying Days and becoming a Tractor Supply supplier, visit the Vendor Center.

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