The NationaLease Purchasing Corp., the purchasing program exclusively for NationaLease members, announced that its members received more than $17.5 million in rebates in 2003. This represents nearly a 17 percent increase over 2002, itself a record year. The NationaLease Purchasing Corp. (NPC) gives each NationaLease member increased bargaining power when purchasing capital equipment, filters, fuel, tires, parts, and components. NPC sales in 2003 totaled more than $200 million. The program handles more than 1 million invoices each year.