Source1 Purchasing Becomes Part of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies – the Inc. 5000 BOYNTON BEACH, Fla., Sept. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Source1 Purchasing, a leading national purchasing services provider for the leisure, lodging and gaming industries, announced that they have been ranked one of America’s fastest-growing private companies by Inc. Magazine. The Inc. 5000 represents.. read more →

Source1 Purchasing’s Scott Hoffmire Purchasing group helps operators get the best value for their money by appealing to customer preferences, satisfaction as well as price A purchasing partner can help hotels save money while maintaining quality in the products they use. The cost of food, supplies and equipment can account for 50 percent (or more).. read more →

NATIONAL REPORT – The financial crisis that started in 2007 and the subsequent economic downturn created a difficult period for the hospitality industry.Forced to do away with nonessential services, many hotels were quick to end their relationships with the purchasing companies stocking their kitchens in order to maintain their bottom line. Still, as the industry.. read more →

5 QUESTIONS WITH … Scott Hoffmire, Source1 Purchasing president and CEO focused on bottom-line performance How has the hotel industry’s overall performance in 2015 been a boost to your business and what do you expect for 2016? SH: With the economic revival, many hotel companies are looking to expand and grow. Whether growth comes organically or.. read more →

Hoteliers know that their guests won’t be satisfied with a marginal quality steak – or inferior-grade vegetables, low-quality waffles, or any unsatisfactory meal presented to them. Sourcing high-quality, well-priced food from reliable vendors is challenging for today’s hoteliers. It’s complex. It’s time-consuming. It doesn’t allow hoteliers to win financially, achieve operational independence, or concentrate on.. read more →

Enhance the Guest Experience

When Source1 Purchasing, a leading national purchasing services organization for the lodging, leisure, restaurant and gaming industries, decided to implement technology and social media as a means to drive tradeshow engagement and maximize effectiveness, they did it like they do everything, by providing partner benefits to customers, without complex messaging. Recently the Source1 technology and.. read more →

Source1 Purchasing, a leading national purchasing services organization for the lodging, leisure, restaurant and gaming industries, has been named a 2015 Florida Companies to Watch winner. Recently announced by GrowFL, the award honors 50 select second-stage companies from throughout the state for developing valuable products and services, creating quality jobs, enriching communities, and broadening new.. read more →

Source1 Purchasing–a national purchasing services organization for the lodging, leisure, restaurant and gaming industries–has partnered with the Onsite Property Management Association (OPMA), a non-profit association that aims to raise property management industry standards through advocacy of on-site management, and encouraging cooperation and the exchange of ideas among professionals. “OPMA is a prominent educator in the.. read more →

Buying Groups, also known as Group Purchasing Organizations (GPOs) have been around for almost a century, and provide value to a number of industries, including Hospitality. The concept behind Buying Groups is laudable – small, independently run businesses can combine their purchasing power to negotiate better discounts traditionally only available to major enterprises. By participating.. read more →

Source1 Purchasing, a leading national supply chain performance management company is always pleased when its purchasing partners realize the many benefits of working together. But one organization in particular has yielded even more of a return on their investment by partnering with Source1.  The Culinary Institute LeNôtre, the largest cooking and pastry chef school in.. read more →