BKBG Reports 1999 Rebates

BKBG Reports 1999 Rebates

Houston Members of the Bath and Kitchen Buying Group Inc. earned $440,000 in rebates in 1999, leaders of the Houston-based buying group announced.

Announcement of the rebates was made at the group's recent semi-annual conference, held in Irvine, CA.

According to BKBG executive director Edward Schukar, the $440,000 figures does not include cash discounts, off-invoice discounts, co-op funds, promotion allowances, freight programs and similar incentives.

Founded five years ago as a member-owned buying group, BKBG has 143 member showrooms in 38 states, with 75 vendors.