We are procurement experts.

Need to reduce operating costs? ACC helps organizations in every vertical manage expenses, solve problems, and create value. Let’s start the conversation.

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Improve your bottom line, supplier relationships and strategic sourcing.

We are more than cost-saving strategies. We are a team of procurement experts with your procurement team’s best interests in mind.

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Specialized in Indirect Procurement Categories

ACC manages expenses, solves supplier problems, and creates value. We are the team your organization and you procurement team can lean on.

When It Comes To Indirect Expenses, We Focus On Dollars Saved, Not Vanity Metrics.

Although indirect expenses are found in every vertical, we consistently realize impressive results for these industries

Business Services
Consumer Goods
Fitness Centers
Food Supply Chain

Fortune 1000s
Health Care
Industrial Specialists
Industry Groups / Franchises

PE Portfolios
Professional Services
Senior Living Communities

Our world-class category experts are industry agnostic. We focus exclusively on reducing non-core or indirect costs. These are the items and services utilized by every organization, but that even the most skilled procurement teams rarely have time to optimize.

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Private Equity Firms

  • Ability to review multiple PE portfolio companies simultaneously
  • Due diligence support – Estimate savings potential of a prospective investment
  • Full visibility into indirect spend portfolio-wide; biweekly flash reports keep you up-to-date
  • Improve EBITDA & valuations without disruption to operations
Private Equity Firms
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  • Focused on client profitability through a detailed cost containment process
  • Subject matter experts with extensive experience assigned to each category
  • Qualified companies receive a custom upfront savings estimate free of charge
  • Implementation support and ongoing savings audits
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Higher Ed

  • Specialized process to capture value across campus in all departments
  • Finds errors in vendor billing, contract pricing, slippage and off-contract purchases
  • Improves forecasting and procurement transparency
  • Replaces lost margin from reduced enrollment
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Health Care and Senior Living

  • Specialized in the development and management of group savings organizations
  • Leverages group buying power for fragmented organizations under a common umbrella
  • 7% – 35% in savings for each spend area reviewed
  • No cost for franchisees to participate
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Ongoing Audits Illustrate Bottom Line Impact

Our proprietary tracking system looks at your purchases each month. The procurement audit shows:

– Implemented savings compared to previous pricing

– Inconsistencies in vendor billing and contract price compliance

– Visibility, benchmarking of savings and full transparency into your current spend

– Maverick spending where items are purchased off-contract

Audit data can also be used to drive future procurement, supplier decision-making and as a value creator for private equity firms during the exit phase

Your Cost Reduction Experts

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Meaningful Improvement

Save an average of 10% – 35% on non-core expenses for substantial annual bottom line contributions.

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Team Players

Top procurement professionals and the best subject matter experts in the industry make up the ACC team.

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Category Expertise

We know market prices and we know how to get you there. As non-core categories fluctuate, we’re tracking the impact.

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See how our expense reduction consultants reduce costs and translate savings directly to bottom line improvement.

Is your business overpaying for common expenses?

Did you know that indirect expenses…

Often amount to 7.5 – 15% of a company’s revenue.
Have a low strategic relevance to businesses, but a high cost to manage.
Make it difficult for companies to independently achieve lower costs without volume leverage.
Are our area of expertise. Our cost reduction consultants negotiate on your behalf, leveraging our national contracts & buying power to get you the best price on the market.

Our mission is to reduce non-core procurement costs for corporations, higher ed, private equity firms and their portfolio companies and franchise management groups.

Call us today for a complimentary savings roadmap to see what ACC can do for your organization.