SOURCE: Matrix Fitness
COTTAGE GROVE, Wis. (December 5, 2019) - Matrix Fitness, a brand of Johnson Health Tech (JHT), announced its partnership with the National Cooperative Purchasing Alliance (NCPA), as their new preferred athletic supplies and equipment vendor.
NCPA is a leading national government purchasing cooperative, working to reduce the cost of goods and services by leveraging the purchasing power of public agencies in all 50 states. There are over 90,000 agencies nationwide from both the public and nonprofit sectors that are eligible to utilize NCPA's cooperative purchasing contract with Matrix Fitness, including: K-12, Higher Education, City, County, State, Healthcare, Church/Religious and all non-profit organizations.
“Partnering with NCPA has been a tremendous experience for Matrix Fitness. Bypassing the time-consuming RFP process by utilizing a highly reputable, national contract is a win for everyone. We look forward to working with members of NCPA to provide them with solutions for their fitness equipment needs,” said Marc Loomer, Sales Manager of College and Recreation at Matrix Fitness.
Matrix Fitness and NCPA have established a master agreement for the purchase of athletic supplies and equipment, allowing NCPA member agencies to purchase on an “as needed” basis from this competitively awarded contract, without going through an extensive RFP process. "We are proud to be partnering with Matrix Fitness to bring their offering of athletic supplies and equipment to our members,” said Jonathan Applegate, Director of Operations at NCPA. He continued, “NCPA works diligently to select vendors of the highest quality, performance, and most importantly, those with the best value proposition. We offer a competitively bid contract that simplifies the process for agencies to ensure they are implementing the best solution for their environment.”
For more information on this partnership, please visit: http://ncpa.us/Vendors/Matrix%20Fitness.
About Matrix Fitness
Matrix Fitness (www.matrixfitness.com) is the fastest-growing commercial fitness brand in the world and is the commercial brand of Johnson Health Tech. Matrix is comprised of a complete line of cardiovascular and strength-training equipment for health clubs and other fitness facilities.
About Johnson Health Tech
Johnson Health Tech, Inc. (JHT), Taiwan, is among the world’s largest and fastest-growing fitness equipment manufacturers and is home to some of the most respected brands in the fitness industry, including Matrix, Vision and Horizon. The company manufactures a wide assortment of fitness equipment for both commercial and residential use, including treadmills, elliptical trainers, exercise bikes and strength training equipment. The JHT global management headquarters is based in Taichung, Taiwan, with global product development, marketing and engineering based in Cottage Grove, Wis.