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2016 Popcorn Sale

Your one stop for everything you need to know about GEC's popcorn sale.

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Popcorn News Update - October 19, 2016


2016 Calendar Dates:


June 29: Popcorn Seminar and Chair Training (Gridley Area)

June 30: Popcorn Seminar and Chair Training (Sacramento Area)

July 29: Commitment to Sell Due   Online Form    Email Form

August 5: Show and Sell Orders Due on Trails-End System

August Roundtables: Sales Materials Distributed

August 26-27: Show and Sell Distribution (Refer to Unit Leader Guidebook for your specific date and location)

September 1: Sale Begins

October 21: Sale Ends & Last Day to Return Unopened Cases

October 24: Take Order Sales Due On Trails End System and Prize Orders Due on Prize Website

November 11-12: Take Order Distribution

December 2: Payment Due



Commissions - Up to 40%

Among the highest in the country

Base Commission:  Every Unit's starting commission is 34%!!


Prize or Cash Option: If your unit chooses Cash option you receive an additional 3%


New Unit or +15%: If your Unit did not sell in the past 2 years, or if your Unit increased by 15% the average of your last 3 years; the Council will add 3% to your 2015 overall commission.


Additional Resources

2016 Leader's Guide

2016 Order Form (Complete Version)

2016 Order Form (Inside Pages Only)

2016 Prize Flyer

Unit Program Planner

Unit Program Planner with Examples

Unit Planner with Per Scout Container Goal

Online Sales Flyer

How Popcorn Sales Can Help Your Scouts Advance

Scout Goal Tracker

Scholarship Form

Trails End Training Videos

Trails End Selling Tools

Trails End Virtual Sales Planner

Trails End F.A.Q.'s



251 Commerce Circle
Sacramento, CA 95815

phone: (916) 929-1417

Hours of Operation:
8:30am - 5:00pm (M-F)
Closed Saturday & Sunday

River City Scout Shop

251 Commerce Circle
Sacramento, CA 95815

phone: (916) 649-1800

Hours of Operation:
9:00am - 6:00pm (M,T,TR,F)
9:00am - 6:30pm (W)
10:00am - 4:00pm (Saturday)
Closed Sunday

NorCal Scout Shop - Chico

3881 Benater Way, Suite D
Chico, CA 95928

phone: (530) 809-0400

Hours of Operation:
11:00am - 6:00pm (W-F)
10:00am - 2:00pm (Saturday)
Closed Sunday, Monday & Tuesday