Preferred Partners

BMI - Music performing rights

BMI represents the public performance rights in millions of musical works created and owned by hundreds of thousands of songwriters, composers, and music publishers. BMI negotiates music license agreements and distributes the fees it generates as royalties to its affiliated writers and publishers when their songs are performed in public. Specific information on music licensing for restaurants available here.

TRA Member benefits: Savings of up to 20% on annual music licensing fees, including a 5% individual member discount, a 5% member online discount and an additional 10% Timely Payment discount. | (800) 925-8451

Bright Kitchen Power - Energy savings program 

Bright Kitchen Power is an exclusive TRA member benefit focused on helping members leverage the savings of group energy buying and simplifying the management of your restaurant’s power. This program helps you manage your energy costs and make sure you’re getting the best possible pricing, most flexible contract terms and more. By using our collective negotiating power, TRA members will see lower electric bills and fewer unfair penalties levied by suppliers. 

TRA Member benefits: Group rate negotiated with supplier and special contract provisions. Spring enrollment period now open. | (469) 916-1313

Heartland Payment Systems - Payment processor

Heartland Payment Systems, exclusively endorsed provider for TRA members, provides the best possible pricing and service on card processing, payroll solutions and marketing solutions designed to help grow your business. Heartland offers wholesale pricing and easy-to-read statements so you know exactly what you're paying for. Their dedicated local sales team and 24/7 customer service are waiting to assist your business with solutions and savings you deserve. | 1-888-963-3600


Marsh Wortham Insurance - Property and casualty insurance

Available only to TRA members, Wortham Insurance offers a cost-saving property and casualty insurance program tailored specifically for restaurant customers. Some benefits include customized insurance coverages, cyber and credit card security, non auditable policies, dedicated underwriter and claims personnel, and training both online and in person.| 512-532-1532

Texas Mutual - Workers' compensation insurance

Texas Mutual Insurance Company is the state's leading writer of safety groups for workers' compensation. Working together makes the TRA/Texas Mutual Safety Group an unbeatable combination of strength and value. TRA members retain their own experience modifier, earn a premium discount based on the group's total premium, and may also qualify for a performance-based Texas Mutual individual dividend and group dividend. For more information, call or email Shelly Horelica. | 800-859-5995 | 512-224-6614

United Healthcare - Health insurance

The Restaurant Health Care Alliance offers a suite of products that will help restaurant employees gain easier access to health care coverage and related products and services. With United Healthcare, members have access to wellness programs, help with Affordable Care Act (ACA) compliance, low cost health plans, and more. 

TRA Member benefits: Exclusive savings on standard group medical plans and specialty benefits | 800-293-1951

National Restaurant Association Pharmacy Discount Card - Easy, Flexible & Free!

Our members asked for it and now it’s here…the digital version of the Pharmacy Discount Card! Go to for immediate savings of up to 75% on every FDA approved prescription medication.

Employees- full-time, part-time and seasonal-may now choose to:

  • print the card or
  • download the card via text or email
  • save $$ - simply take the card to the pharmacy and enjoy discounted FDA approved prescriptions