Our History

With more than 39,000 associates on six continents, Daymon Worldwide is the only truly global, full-service retail branding and sourcing company. The global retail expertise that Daymon brings to our partners today has evolved over more than 40 years as a retail innovator and private brand pioneer.

  • 2013

    Wilson Zhu joins the Board of Director

    Board member Ron Daitz is appointed Non-Executive Chairman

    Founder Milt Sender inducted into Store Brands Magazine’s Private Label Hall of Fame

    President and CEO Carla Cooper receives the Women’s Foodservice Forum Trailblazer Award

  • 2012

    August 22 Daymon Worldwide Specialty Brand division is launched. The division’s first venture is a partnership with the iconic book publisher Chicken Soup for the Soul Publishing, to introduce a line of comfort foods under the “Chicken Soup for the Soul” name.

    May 22  Daymon unveiled the launch of the world’s first Private Brand mobile app.

    May 15  – Daymon Global Logistics, a new transportation management and logistics support solution, is formed.

    May 1  – Daymon Worldwide partners with Hartman Group for Comprehensive Research Study into Global Food Culture Shifts.


  • 2011

    January 1 – Carla Cooper takes the helm as only the second CEO in the company’s forty year history and the first woman President and CEO of the company.

  • 2010

    Daymon acquires SAS Retail Merchandising Services.

  • 2009

    Caliber is formed with the purpose of strengthening our retailers’ execution and the customer connection on the path to purchase.

  • 2005

    Daymon has over 100 customers and 5,000 supplier partners globally.

  • 1994

    A new corporate location in Stamford, Connecticut is secured as the partners last collective business deal.  Shortly thereafter, following a courageous four-year battle with a very rare form of cancer, Peter Schwartz passed away.

  • 1993

    Daymon International launched with its first customer in South Africa.

  • 1992


    Peter Brennan elected President and Officer of the company.

  • 1988

    Club Demonstration Services was formed, which today, as Daymon Interactions, is the largest consumer experience marketing company in the retail business in the U.S., Mexico, Japan, Korea and Taiwan.

  • 1984

    Food Marketing Group is formed  to provide trading and arbitrage on national branded products for Daymon customers.

  • 1976

    The partners ventured into label procurement and package design with the formation of C&M Marketing (now Daymon Design).

  • 1970

    On July 5, 1970 Peter Damon Schwartz and Milt Sender shook hands on a partnership that produced Daymon Associates, Inc. in New York City.