Savings with CNECT
What types of products and services can I save money on?
As a CNECT member, you’ll gain access to a growing list of over 3,000+ supplier contracts. Some of our product categories include office supplies, shipping services, cybersecurity, finance services, hardware and software, HR and talent management, print services, medical-surgical distribution, and much more. Click here to learn more about our suppliers.
How much can I expect to save?
Your own savings depends on the needs of your organization; however, many organizations save between 8-10% on facility products, 13-15% on operational costs, 20-30% on shipping, and up to 75% on managed printing services.
Do I have to change distributors?
Nope! CNECT has contracts with over 3,000 suppliers, including some you may already use! Click here to view a sampling of our suppliers.
What are the benefits of joining CNECT GPO?
With a CNECT GPO membership, your organization can benefit from time and cost savings thanks to our team of procurement specialists who will assist in optimizing your businesses purchasing strategy. We'll make it our mission to streamline your supply chain, providing you with a growing list of supplier contracts and limited-time member-exclusive promotions that help you reach your financial goals while supplying your organization with quality products.
Is there any cost to becoming a member, are there any requirements?
Becoming a CNECT member is absolutely free, and there are no requirements.
How do I sign up to join CNECT?
Signing up is easy and completely free. Click here to contact us and get started on becoming a CNECT GPO member.
What type of industries can join a GPO?
CNECT specializes in serving a wide range of industries including commercial, manufacturing, ambulatory surgery centers, community health centers, educational institutions, and physician and specialty care.
How can I contact my CNECT representative?
Reaching out to your CNECT representative is simple, just fill out this form and you’ll be in touch with one of our regional team members in no time! You can also contact us directly via phone at (800) 640-1662 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
How can I sign up for industry updates from CNECT?
As a CNECT member, you can benefit from industry updates thanks to our newsletter and frequently scheduled webinars. Sign up here to be among the first to know about these exclusive resources!
Group Purchasing Organizations (GPOs)
What is a GPO?
In simple terms, a GPO, or Group Purchasing Organization is an entity that leverages the power of its members to negotiate special pricing with suppliers. Click here to learn more about what a GPO is, and how you can benefit from a GPO membership.
How do GPOs work?
GPOs utilize the collective purchasing volume of their members to negotiate discounted pricing with leading suppliers. In addition, a GPO partnership can help your organization with supply chain strategy, optimize procurement processes, and help your business reach your short- and long-term financial goals.
What sets CNECT GPO apart from other GPOs?
CNECT has over 40-years of supply chain experience, and as an affiliate of Premier Inc., one of the nation’s largest GPOs, members can take advantage of over $69 billion in purchasing power. When you join CNECT you’ll gain access to a nationwide team of representatives, who will work alongside you to develop custom solutions that will help you make the most out of your CNECT GPO partnership, save money, and streamline your procurement. CNECT members also get access to member-only resources including expert led live and on-demand webinars, and custom newsletters.
Interested in learning more about GPOs? Watch the video below!
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