Whenever you need a doctor or a hospital stay, just call your local Health Insurance Purchasing Cooperative
TCPN is a national governmental purchasing cooperative
that has contracts with national vendors for commonly purchased products and services allowing entities to make compliant purchases at a valued rate.
The Foundation will provide technical assistance to a statewide farmers market management network cooperative and to a newly formed purchasing cooperative
for businesses in Appalachia.
The largest newspaper purchasing cooperative
, PAGE's supplier arrangement cover newsprint, ink, graphic arts materials, equipment, systems, and services for print publishing and new-media activities.
Historians suggest that the Burger King model developed from the fact that the purchasing problems in that system were spotlighted by the franchisee association, and ultimately acknowledged by Burger King Corporation to exist, and that this ultimately morphed into a franchisee-controlled and franchisor-supported purchasing cooperative
, in which virtually all domestic franchised and corporate units participate.
Communities Government Purchasing Alliance, the national purchasing cooperative
sponsored by NLC and other national organizations, is pleased to announce that its lead public agency, Maricopa County, Ariz., has awarded the Maintenance, Repair and Operating Supplies contract to The Home Depot, HD Supply Facilities Maintenance and Applied Industrial Technologies.
If the buying club metamorphoses into a permanent purchasing cooperative
association, the picture may look more complicated.
Many of these systems obviously do not benefit from the economies of scale and efficiencies present in the approved vendor and purchasing cooperative
Freedom Newspapers has joined PAGE Co-op, Wayne, Pa., an equipment, supplies, and services purchasing cooperative
for privately held newspapers and groups.
Communities Government Purchasing Alliance, a national purchasing cooperative
sponsored by NLC and other national associations, recently announced several new contracts and services to help cities saving time and money.