Case study: Supermarket spending analysis

17% savings in office supply spending

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With average gross profits that hover at about 1%, there’s no room for waste in the grocery business.

That’s why one multi-billion dollar supermarket chain is always looking for ways to streamline operations and control costs however possible. The grocer is both a back-office consumer and front-store retailer of office supplies like pencils, pens and paper clips, making this a unique situation and adding another layer of complexity. Our spend management service worked in concert with the supermarket chain and the office product supplier to preserve a valuable business relationship.

Learn how greater control over your indirect spend can add up, resulting in tangible savings that contribute to the bottom line.