October 29, 2009

TriMega Purchasing Association recognizes Diversified Computer Supplies as Top Growth Supplier to the buying group for 2009

TriMega Recognized Top Performers at Focus 2009

TriMega Purchasing Association, recently honored dealer members who lead the way in growth over the past year, as well as handed out awards to some top suppliers. These awards were presented at the organization's National Tradeshow & Convention, Focus 2009 last week at the Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa in Hollywood, Florida.

Dealer awards were distributed based on dealers' support of TriMega's preferred suppliers at their growth in purchases in 2009 over prior year. TriMega member dealerships recognized for their performance 2009 versus 2009 included:

Greatest dollar growth in direct purchases from TriMega's Preferred Suppliers:

  • United Office Solutions - Excelsior, MN
  • Discount Office Suppliers - Columbus, WI

Greatest percentage growth in direct purchases from TriMega's Preferred Suppliers:

  • Midwest - Springfield, IL
  • Feller & Sons - Bensenville, IL

Greatest dollar growth in both direct and wholesale purchases of TriMega's Preferred Suppliers:

  • Capital Office Products - Daytona Beach, FL

Greatest percentage growth in both direct and wholesale purchases of TriMega's Preferred Suppliers:

  • Tristate Office Product - Bainbridge, GA

"We were delighted to be able to honor these dealers at our Focus 2009 Convention. These members contributed significantly to the organization in 2009 through their impressive growth and commitment to TriMega's suppliers - which makes our entire group stronger," commented TriMega president Charlie Cleary.

TriMega also took the opportunity to recognize best of breed suppliers as well. Three awards were distributed to TriMega suppliers in the following categories:

Top Growth Supplier

  • DCS - Diversified Computer Supplies

Top Marketer

  • The HON Company

Top Emerging Supplier

  • ESI - Ergonomic Solutions

"Once again, the wins that we are able to record at TriMega are a result of our two stakeholders, members and suppliers, working together to achieve results," remarked Greg Fish, TriMega's Executive Vice President of Purchasing. "As such, we are proud to have the opportunity to acknowledge our valued supplier partners who have gone above and beyond in demonstrating their commitment to TriMega's independent dealers. DCS, The HON Company and ESI - Ergonomic Solutions are three TriMega suppliers who have all played a distinct and valuable role in helping our members achieve results in their markets even despite the challenging times of 2009," he concluded.