Group Purchasing Organizations (GPOs) have been around for quite some time. The healthcare industry was the first to take advantage of the power of the many over the inefficiencies of the few. Hospitals in New York formed the first GPO in 1910 and construction companies soon followed. Today, independent restaurant owners are coming to understand […]
How a GPO Can Save Your Restaurant Time and Money
As a restaurant owner, you are pulled in many directions on a daily basis. You are responsible for staffing, training, inventories, menu creation, and a multitude of other duties that are vital to your restaurant running smoothly and being profitable. Comparing and negotiating product costs can also take up a significant amount of your time, […]
Is a Group Purchasing Organization right for you?
Group Purchasing Organizations (GPO) have long been a focus in industries such as healthcare and construction. Now, they are making a rise in the restaurant world. Group Purchasing Organizations for restaurants facilitate the flow of data, rebates, and other communications between operators, manufacturers, and distributors. Operators benefit by receiving access to manufacturer-sponsored price discounts and […]