Intercard is pleased to announce that it has joined the Bowling Proprietors’ Association of America’s Smart Buy program as the provider of cashless technology for bowling entertainment centers. Intercard joins such prestigious Smart Buy suppliers as SYSCO, Pepsi and Office Depot in the popular program that’s one of the ways it pays to be a member of the BPAA.
Intercard’s customers in the bowling entertainment industry include leaders like Cinergy, Main Event and Round 1 as well as a growing number of independent BECs.
“As the evolution of bowling entertainment centers continues, proprietors have an increased need for cashless technology that can increase sales, boost marketing and cut expenses,” says Scott Sherrod, CEO of Intercard. “Intercard is pleased to join the BPAA Smart Buy program, which will make it even easier for proprietors to enjoy the benefits of an Intercard system.”
Smart Buy is BPAA’s endorsement program that engages in partnerships that provide BPAA Members with national account pricing and tremendous discounts they cannot get on their own. BPAA members enjoy the same purchasing power normally reserved for Fortune 500 companies.
“By combining the strength and numbers of BPAA member centers, we are able to form solid Smart Buy partnerships that provide [members] with national account pricing and tremendous discounts,” says Amy Arcuri, member benefits director for the BPAA.
Founded in 1932, the mission of Bowling Proprietors’ Association of America (BPAA) is to enhance the profitability of its members. Headquartered in Arlington, Texas at the International Bowling Campus, the BPAA offers its over 3,400 member centers business and educational seminars, legislative representation, group purchasing opportunities and proactively promotes the association and bowling industry. For additional information please visit www.bpaa.com or call 1-800-343-1329.