Frequently Asked Questions
GUIDANCE: Can Stroud Group provide guidance and support for hotel owners / groups who are new to the procurement process?
Absolutely! We’ve got you covered, whether you’re a seasoned hotel owner or new to the procurement process. At Stroud Group, we specialize in providing guidance and support for hotel owners and groups at all stages. Our experienced team has successfully guided numerous hotels, including first-timers, through the intricacies of the renovation procurement process. Rest assured, we’ll be there every step of the way to ensure a smooth and successful journey
TIGHT BUDGETS: Budget is really tight. What measures does Stroud Group take to prevent budget overruns?
At Stroud Group, we understand the importance of working within tight budgets, and we take proactive measures to prevent budget overruns. After carefully reviewing your specific needs, timelines, and budget during the Request for Proposal (RFP) stage, we employ our extensive network of long-term vendor relationships to ensure that your budgetary goals are met. Our strong partnerships allow us to negotiate favorable pricing and leverage cost-saving opportunities without compromising on quality. Moreover, thanks to our meticulous planning and efficient procurement strategies, we often find ways to not just meet but surpass your expectations by coming in well under budget. With Stroud Group by your side, you can trust that your financial resources will be maximized, ensuring a successful project outcome without breaking the bank
SUPPORT AFTER: Once our project is complete, does Stroud Group offer any ongoing procurement support or services?
Absolutely! At Stroud Group, our commitment to your success extends beyond the completion of the project. We provide comprehensive ongoing procurement support and services to ensure you have all the necessary information and resources at your fingertips. Once your project is complete, we equip you with detailed project documentation, including vendor names, SKU numbers, warranties, and other essential details. This empowers you to effectively manage any potential issues that may arise after the project’s closure. We understand that unexpected challenges can surface, and that’s where our dedicated team comes in. If you encounter difficulties that you’re unable to resolve on your own, simply reach out to us, and we’ll be more than happy to lend a hand. We pride ourselves on being your trusted partner even beyond the project’s completion, offering ongoing support to ensure your long-term satisfaction and peace of mind
MANY PROJECTS: We are renovating our entire hotel chain. Can Stroud Group assist with multiple renovations at one time?
Stroud Group is well-equipped to assist with multiple renovations or upgrades across your entire hotel chain. We have extensive experience working with hotel groups that undertake simultaneous projects, and we understand the unique challenges and logistics involved. Leveraging our strong relationships within the industry, we know precisely who to call for each specific aspect of the renovations. Our expertise and network allow us to efficiently coordinate and manage multiple projects, ensuring seamless execution and successful outcomes for each location. With Stroud Group on your side, you can trust that our experience and dedication will be put to work for every client project, no matter how many renovations are in progress
SMALL PROJECT: Does Stroud Group help with small procurement projects?
Stroud Group is here to assist with projects of all sizes, including smaller hotel renovations. Whether you’re looking to update your lobby, restaurant, or any other specific area, we are more than happy to work with you. Our team understands that even small-scale projects can have a significant impact on enhancing guest experiences and refreshing your hotel’s aesthetics. No matter the size of your procurement needs, we are dedicated to providing the same level of expertise, attention to detail, and exceptional service. Count on Stroud Group to deliver outstanding results and make your vision a reality, even for those smaller projects that are just as important to your overall success.
Everyday Procurement: Can Stroud Group assist my hotel with on-going procurement of ‘everyday’ supplies and items?
Certainly! At Stroud Group, we understand the importance of on-going procurement for everyday supplies and items in a hotel. While our primary focus lies in larger-scale projects, we are still available to assist with certain everyday procurement needs. For example, if you require replacement mirrors for your rooms and need assistance with installation, we can certainly lend a hand. However, for your day-to-day procurement requirements outside of a specific project, we typically recommend that a dedicated hotel staff procurement person handle those tasks. They are well-positioned to handle routine purchases efficiently. That being said, don’t hesitate to reach out to us for guidance and suggestions. We have a wealth of industry knowledge and may be able to offer insights or recommendations that can make your everyday procurement tasks a little easier. At Stroud Group, we’re always here to support you in any way we can