The buying specialists at Lynx Purchasing already work with more than 2200 businesses including hotels, pubs, restaurants, healthcare and education providers. Read our case studies to learn more about the different styles of business we work with and how we support their management with better supply solutions.
Care Home operator Holmes Care Group is achieving savings on essential purchases, without compromising on the quality and high standards it provides to residents, thanks to its partnership with buying specialist Lynx Purchasing. Founded in 1982, Holmes Care is an award-winning family run care group, providing care and support to more than 800 people at […]
London wine bar group the Humble Grape is achieving significant savings on a growing range of menu items, working with buying specialist Lynx Purchasing. With wine bars in Islington, Fleet Street, Battersea and Liverpool Street, the Humble Grape specialises in artisan wines bought and imported directly from sustainable, family-run vineyards. Each site also offers bespoke […]
Milsom Hotels operates five prestigious properties in Essex and Suffolk, as well as a premium outside catering business. The award-winning hospitality operator works with buying specialist Lynx Purchasing to obtain the best prices on a range of core food products.
The Milsom Hotels venues are Maison Talbooth in Dedham, Essex, which is part of the Pride of Britain consortium, and the nearby Le Talbooth restaurant; country house hotel Milsoms, also in Dedham; harbourside hotel and restaurant the Pier in Harwich, Essex; and the boutique Kesgrave Hall in Suffolk.
TA Hotel Collection operates a diverse collection of businesses in Suffolk, including the Swan at Lavenham, part of the Pride of Britain consortium of independent hotels. The group also includes seafront hotels the Brudenell Hotel and the White Lion, both in Aldeburgh; the Crown at Woodbridge, a townhouse inn; Thorpeness Country Club; Thorpeness Hotel & Golf Club; and the recently acquired Crown & Castle hotel in Orford.
Expanding London tapas restaurant group Mas Q Menos buys ambient, chilled and frozen food, as well as cleaning chemicals, from suppliers nominated by Lynx Purchasing. Kelvin Terblanche, director of operations, says: “I asked Lynx to look at a couple of areas where I wasn’t especially happy with our existing suppliers. Matt at Lynx has done a good job; he’s easily contactable and jumps right on things when I need him to.
Award winning five-star hotel Seaham Hall is achieving substantial savings on food, disposables and utilities through its partnership with buying specialist Lynx Purchasing. Seaham Hall’s sister company Luxury Lodge Estates Company is now building on this success by working with Lynx at two of its prestigious holiday resorts.
Providing residents in its 10 residential care homes with nutritious, appealing and high quality food is a priority for Pilgrims’ Friend Society (PFS), the Christian charity committed to supporting elderly people. That they achieve this despite the many health and dietary challenges presented by their residents is thanks to the commitment of the PFS managers and chefs, ably supported by Lynx Purchasing, who negotiate prices for all the charity’s food and related kitchen items.
Named Country Hotel of the Year in the 2015 Good Hotel Guide, the Pear Tree Hotel at Purton works with buying specialist Lynx Purchasing to ensure that its menus, built around fresh, seasonal produce, are as profitable as they are popular.
While the Pear Tree Hotel has a long and interesting history, in hospitality terms it is right up to date. So much so, that the Good Hotel Guide awarded the Pear Tree its Country Hotel of the Year title in the 2015 edition, recognising the high quality food and facilities offered to guests at the family owned business, as well as its commitment to customer service.