About Us

Mission & Objectives

The objectives of the Association are to foster and promote the professionalism, development and application of hospitality purchasing in all aspects including sourcing, buying, store management, inventory control, facilities management through the organization of appropriate activities and services amongst its members includes:

  • The organizing of seminars, conferences, discussions, educational tours, courses related to hospitality purchasing.
  • The publication of journals and other literature on hospitality purchasing and related materials.
  • The maintenance and sharing of information relating to hospitality purchasing and other related subjects.
  • Co-operation and affiliation with local and international organizations whose interests and objects are similar or complementary to those of the Association.
  • Social interaction within the hospitality industry.

Hospitality purchasing relates to all people in the trade of hotels, airlines, country clubs, restaurants, hospitals, fast food chains, catering on-shore, catering off-shore and other related hospitality business in the service industry.

The main function of the hospitality purchaser is the procurement of goods and services to the organization of his or her employment. Examples are engineering supplies, food and beverage supplies, housekeeping supplies, etc.

Registered Address

80 Raffles Place, #25-01 UOB Plaza 1, Singapore 048624