Diverse Marketplace Supplier Spotlight: GBEX

ConnXus is launching Diverse Marketplace, a first-of-its-kind eCommerce solution that connects procurement with diverse suppliers. The platform includes pre-vetted, diverse suppliers with a wide variety of filterable products and services. We simplify the digital product purchasing, selling and e-commerce experience for all types and sizes of diverse supplies. As part of the launch, ConnXus is highlighting a few pre-vetted, certified diverse supplier participants with innovative products and services.

Buyers interested in taking advantage of our unique sourcing tool, contact diversemarketplace@connxus.com today.



GBEX (Going Beyond EXpectations!) is a master distributor of office, break room, janitorial, technology supplies, and business furniture headquartered in Cincinnati, OH. As a certified WBE (Women-owned Business Enterprise) and MBE (Minority Business Enterprise), GBEX was founded in 2010 with the commitment of distributing quality products with customer-centric service.

GBEX has direct access to leverage the buying power of its partner, Office Depot|OfficeMax. The company offers customers contract pricing, online ordering, electronic invoicing and free next-day delivery. GBEX has worked with many local organizations. In 2014, GBEX was a finalist for OMSDC’s MBE Supplier of the Year. GBEX has become the Tier One provider for the Ohio-based IUC-PG contract for Office & Classroom Supplies to many of the major universities in the State of Ohio, with a contract extension until 2020.

GBEX is excited to expand its offerings in the areas of print, promo, apparel and managed print for its customers. During the Diverse Marketplace beta, GBEX is looking forward to new business opportunities available through the platform, and believes the innovative marketplace will help diverse build capacity and profitability for their brand.

To learn more about GBEX please visit their website here.