STORE BENEFITS

GC Buying Group Members Form the Original and Leading

Buying Group in the Housewares Industry

DEAR FUTURE GC MEMBER,

We are excited for you to discover how GC Buying Group can help grow your business, save you money
and allow you to interact with store owners from around the country. GC is the leading and original Buying Group
in the housewares industry and has been in business since 1981. With over 350+ store members we tout the
largest buying power around. We know you are independent for a reason. Order whatever you want,
whenever you want all with pre-negotiated discounts and payment terms.

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Industry Leading Perks

GC works to ensure the success of independent retailers with a variety of programs and services, including discounts and dating programs provided by over 200 Vendor Members.

  • Over 350+ store members for the largest buying power around
  • Average 10% discount from 200+ vendor members
  • Net 60 and other extended terms
  • Low minimum orders & reorders
  • No buying requirements
  • Exclusive product and program offerings
  • Efficient online merchandise ordering option
  • Savings on credit card processing, freight & office supplies
  • Week in Review eBlast with vendor updates & promos each Friday
  • Store stock exchange program for members
  • Dedicated full-time staff in office daily
  • Seasonal buying guides
  • Easy access to dedicated vendor webpages and up-to-date vendor catalogs
  • Private Facebook for GC store members only
  • Exceptional bridal registry programs to fit your needs
  • Exclusive online marketplace, CreateMyPlace.com
 

NETWORK AND LEARN

Exclusive Meetings and Networking Opportunities

GC is committed to offering educational opportunities to members in the most convenient and effective ways possible.

Exclusive Conferences

Multiple FREE Member Meetings throughout the year at major markets: Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas and Las Vegas.

Vendor Showcase

The Exclusive Vendor Showcase each January gives Store Members opportunities to shop and talk with vendors one on one.

Education & Networking

Networking and learning opportunities with other stores you can't get anywhere else.

 

WHY STORES LOVE GC

"There is no substitute for the networking and gathering of the GC people. The camaraderie and community is
priceless. Everyone can benefit from learning something new"

- Mary, The Cooks Warehouse


"Being connected with GC is powerful, new lines keep our store fresh and the discounts are great"

-Kati, Northern Home Essentials

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