Multifamily Housing Blog

Group Purchasing Organization, Buying Group or Co-op: What’s the Difference?

March 6, 2023 / by OMNIA Partners posted in Supply Chain Management, Procurement, gpo

When people buy groceries, they decide which stores will save them money and offer the products they need. Some stores require membership fees; some focus only on specialty groceries, while others provide the widest possible range of products. Group purchasing entities work in a similar way. Like the grocery store example, understanding the subtle differences is key to finding the right purchasing partner.

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Reduce Costs and Gain Efficiency by Consolidating Suppliers

February 20, 2023 / by OMNIA Partners posted in supplier collaboration, Supply Chain Management, Multifamily Housing

Just as landscapes need pruning to thrive, consolidating suppliers can focus growth in the right direction. Multifamily housing professionals gain efficiency when they pare down underperforming suppliers and focus on a core of high performers.

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Top 7 Sourcing Mistakes in Multifamily Housing

January 9, 2023 / by OMNIA Partners posted in Group Purchasing Organization, Supply Chain Management, Procurement, gpo

In multifamily housing property management, there is often a lot going on at once. You may wear a lot of different hats requiring you to juggle diverse responsibilities including everything from future resident tours to purchasing refrigerators.

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