Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
In the past five years, the Group Purchasing Organizations (GPOs) industry has expanded in the wake of growing demand from medical and healthcare services. The industry is forecast to continue growing during the next five years as downstream markets expand and take advantage of industry services. Additionally, manufacturing and food-related industries will continue to regain steam and promote growth for GPOs. However, the industry will face escalating challenges as hospitals and other businesses increase pricing pressures.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
Group Purchasing Organizations are largely distributed based on a region's percentage of the population because they provide services to such a wide-range of industries. However, the industry's distribution also follows the concentration of medical facilities and hospitals, as the healthcare sector represents the largest market for the industry. Proximity to key markets places GPOs in a strategic position to negotiate with large markets by offering in-person consultation and prompt product delivery.
The Southeast region has the highest concentration of industry establishments, estimated at 27.1% of the industry total. This is roughly in-line with the region's 25.4% share of the national population... purchase to read more