Intellectual Property

All directed towards customer solutions

Consolidation Principal – Since 1983, we recognized the competitive advantage to help customers buy more from one place. It reduces costs, eliminates paperwork, makes it easier and saves time.

New Systems in Buying© – In 1985, this defined our strategy. Consumers Interstate Corporation has focused on the buying process as a central element in reducing costs.

Tomorrow Comes Today® – Since 1987, this is our trademarked business philosophy: “We are thinking about tomorrow, today.”

The Priority Program® – In 1992, we named the relationship that elevates a customer to the highest level in our company.

Lean Procurement® – In 2007, the USPTO awarded Consumers Interstate Corporation this trademark clearly identifying the strategy focusing on ‘common sense’ Lean principles. It eliminates wasted activities using an online solution to streamline the procurement of industrial and office supplies.

SilentSupervisor® – 2016, the USPTO awarded Consumers Interstate Corporation this trademark clearly identifying the innovative mark identifying a website feature that enables commercial users to display and constrain budgetary spending at the point of ordering industrial, office, janitorial and packaging supplies.