The Economic Impact Of Local Suppliers
Local firm generates nearly three times the economic impact:
33.4% of local revenue at Wist remains in the local economy.
Of total revenue at Office Max Contract, only 11.6% remains.
November 2007: Civic Economics is pleased to present this analysis of the economic impact of office products procurement from a locally-owned supplier compared to procurement from a national supplier with local operations.
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- Study Background
- About Wist
- About Civic Economics
- Study Goals And Methodology
- Local Procurement of Services
- Preliminary Findings
- Extended Analysis
- Local Suppliers of Goods
- Local Wholesale Distribution Center
- Procurement Policy
- Private Sector
- Public Sector
- Degrees of Locality: True Locals, Paper Locals, and Others
Percentage of Revenue Recirculated Locally
SOURCE: Civic Economics, Wist Office Products financial survey, Office Max Annual Reports 2005, 2006