Latest Group purchasing organization Stories

2012-08-29 23:03:31

Group purchasing organization continues to experience exponential growth while helping organizations drive savings Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) August 28, 2012 Corporate United, the nation´s largest group purchasing organization (GPO), today announced its fifth consecutive year of ranking on the Inc. 5,000 list. Developed based on a variety of criteria, including percentage of growth (year-over-year), annual revenue and number of employees, only 5,000 out of approximately seven million...

2012-08-12 23:00:15

HMS-Healthcare Margin Specialists provide consulting services to increase operating margins of healthcare facilities including Skilled Nursing Centers, In-Home Care operations, Continuous Care Retirement Communities and various medical facilities. HMS is unique as it operates on a no risk contingency fee model partnering with companies to improve income and reduce supplier and service expenses. HMS measures and validates improvements in income and expenses for all of their clients. HMS is not...

2012-07-12 23:03:10

Petrocon Corporation, a leader of commercial buying groups for construction and heavy industry, and FleetCor Technologies Operating Company, LLC, a global leader in providing fuel card and workforce payment products to businesses, have launched a program to provide fleets an opportunity to purchase fuel at retail fueling stations nationwide while earning rebates on the fuel purchased. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 12, 2012 Petrocon Corporation, a leader of commercial buying groups for...

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Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'