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purchasing cooperative,

n a group of dental professionals pooling their financial resources to purchase large quantities of supplies and equipment for the purpose of obtaining a discount.
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The transfer tractor and transfer trailer, like the truck bodies, were purchased through the Texas Local Government Purchasing Cooperative.
Legal Symposium presenter Suzie Loonam, an attorney with Haynes and Boone, discusses the opportunities and challenges involved in purchasing cooperatives.
Though collective buying of goods and services is at the core of every purchasing cooperative, today's member-owners want--and need--more to succeed.
Auburn is one of about two dozen school systems in Central Massachusetts that uses the Oxford-based French River Education Center purchasing cooperative to buy oil to heat its buildings.
Vance Publishing (Lincolnshire, IL) has joined the Integrated Media Cooperative (IMC; Chicago, IL), a purchasing cooperative for small and medium size publishers, becoming the group's 11th member.
The Environmental Paper Summit's steering committee included Conservatree, the Center for a New American Dream, Co-op America, Dogwood Alliance, Environmental Defense, Forest Ethics, the Green Press Initiative, Markets Initiative, Natural Resources Defense Council and the Recycled Products Purchasing Cooperative.
Frosty Acres), the national independent foodservice marketing and purchasing cooperative, has announced that two of its executives have been promoted to new positions with the goal of boosting membership growth.
The San Diego-based Recycled Products Purchasing Cooperative (RPPC) is slowly expanding the recycled paper market through group purchases that pass volume discounts on to RPPC members.
and Tricon's KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell franchisees will form a unified purchasing cooperative for restaurant products and equipment in the United States.
Step One: South Dakota would enact a statute similar to an existing Iowa statute that would invite the establishment of both accountable health plan projects and health purchasing cooperative projects.
The Cooperative Purchasing Network (TCPN) is a national governmental purchasing cooperative that competitively bids and awards contracts to national vendors for commonly purchased products and services allowing such entities to make compliant purchases at a valued rate.
The franchise support Training, Product development, Advertising, Purchasing cooperative, Field support, and much more.
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