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JHS to Distribute MARCA Reeds in UK and ROI from May 1st

Christian Wissmuller • MMR Global • April 18, 2019

JHS has announced that they will be assuming the role of exclusive trade distributor throughout UK and ROI for MARCA Reeds, effective May 1st 2019.

Through the new deal the Leeds-based MI distributor will bring the French company’s complete and extensive range of Clarinet and Saxophone reeds, including the Superieure, PriMo, Jazz and American Vintage collections, to the UK and ROI markets.

MARCA Reeds CEO Nicholas Righi said “MARCA is the world’s 3rd largest manufacturer of professional reeds for saxophone and clarinet. Based in Ollioules, it is here, in VAR region, among the fields of cane that grow so plentifully, that the Guccini Family has devoted four generations of expertise to the art of growing fine French cane and crafting it into the delicate sliver of wood that so many musicians depend on for their livelihood. Marca make the finest reeds for finest artists.”

JHS Managing Director Dennis Drumm said “With a reputation for excellence, and a comprehensive catalogue of top quality products, MARCA Reeds is a world class addition to JHS’s family of musical instrument brands. Through this new partnership we aim to establish MARCA Reeds as the number one reed of choice for saxophonists and clarinetists across the UK and ROI.”

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