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FROM THE EDITOR - sm - March 2017
Navigate The Global Cleaning Industry With SM’s Buyer’s Guide
Distributors need to be able to connect with suppliers both old and new

FROM THE EDITOR’S DESK - cp - February 2017
Attracting Millennials To The Cleaning Industry
It’s no secret that the cleaning industry is aging, so building service contractors have no choice but to tap into Millennials

- sm - February 2017
2016 Sales Leader: Lisa Nichols, Industrial Soap Company


- sm - November 2016
Vacuum Dusting Tool, Crevice Tool Are Easy Add-ons


FROM THE EDITOR - sm - August 2016
Cleaning Industry Embraces Internet Of Things


- sm - June 2016
Future Cleaning Industry Trends Include Improving Productivity


FROM THE EDITOR - sm - May 2016
Distributor Choice Awards Reveal Jan/san Industry Trends


WHERE ARE YOUR SALES HEADED? - sm - April 2016
Cleaning Industry Continues Its March Toward Online Purchasing


CONNECTED CLEANING - cp - February 2016
New Technology Delivers Cleaning Industry Statistics To BSCs


STRAPPING ON SAVINGS - hs - February 2016
Tackling Vertical Surfaces With Backpack Vacuums


STRAPPING ON SAVINGS - hs - February 2016
Benefits Of Vacuum Filters


STRAPPING ON SAVINGS - hs - February 2016
Maintaining Mobility With Backpack Vacuums


STRAPPING ON SAVINGS - hs - February 2016
Properly Fitting A Backpack Vacuum


THE STRATEGIC SELL: TRAINING IS A NECESSITY - sm - October 2015
Providing The Janitorial Industry With Professional Development Opportunities


- sm - September 2015
Quat Binding A Bigger Issue In Foodservice Industry


- cp - September 2015
Choosing The Cleaning Industry


ENGINEERED WATER RE-ENGINEERED - sm - September 2015
Cleaning Industry Embraces Activated Water


INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION - cp - August 2015
BSCs Are Finding New Customers By Offering Industrial Cleaning Services


- cp - August 2015
Dirtier Jobs Can Necessitate Special Industrial Cleaning Equipment


- cp - August 2015
Hiring Practices May Differ For Industrial Cleaning


ISSA/INTERCLEAN RETURNS TO SIN CITY - sm - August 2015
Cleaning Industry Members Hit The Strip For ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2015


DISTRIBUTOR CHOICE AWARDS TOP 40 - sm - June 2015
Jan/San Distributors Vote On The Cleaning Industry's Best Products


2015 REPORT ON THE BUILDING SERVICE CONTRACTOR MARKET - cp - April 2015
Survey: Cleaning Industry Purchasing And Growth Benchmarks - Member Content


THE CASE FOR COMPOSTING - sm - May 2015
How The Cleaning Industry Can Help Customers Compost


- sm - April 2015
Introduction To The Cleaning Industry


INDUSTRIAL SOAPS SHOULD BE HARDWORKING, BUT GENTLE ON HANDS - cp - February 2015
The Right Industrial Soap Can Keep Employees Happy


- cp - February 2015
Industrial Soaps Are A Necessity


- cp - October 2014
Microfiber: A Cleaning Industry Trend


- cp - June 2014
State Of Commercial Cleaning Business 2014 - Member Content


IS CLEANING A 'MISERABLE' JOB? - cp - June 2014
Recommended Reading: The Three Signs Of A Miserable Job


HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW YOUR CUSTOMERS? - sm - June 2014
Customer Segmentation Offers A Snapshot of Your Business


HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW YOUR CUSTOMERS? - sm - June 2014
Avoiding ‘Service-drain’: Measuring Customer Profitability


HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW YOUR CUSTOMERS? - sm - June 2014
Discover The Power of Market Data Analysis


HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW YOUR CUSTOMERS? - sm - June 2014
Targeting Key Sales Accounts


MAKING THE SWITCH TO GHS - sm - May 2014
OSHA Compliance Stalled By Chemical Manufacturers


MAKING THE SWITCH TO GHS - sm - May 2014
Here's What You Need To Know About GHS' New Labeling Requirements


MAKING THE SWITCH TO GHS - sm - May 2014
Distributors Begin The Private Label Redesign Process


MAKING THE SWITCH TO GHS - sm - May 2014
First In, First Out: Private Brands Phase Out Old Product Labels


BOOST HAND WASHING COMPLIANCE - sm - May 2014
Healthcare Facilities Look To Technology To Improve Hand Hygiene


BOOST HAND WASHING COMPLIANCE - sm - May 2014
Hand Hygiene Monitoring and Surveillance Systems


BOOST HAND WASHING COMPLIANCE - sm - May 2014
Engage Staff To Increase Handwashing Compliance Rates


BOOST HAND WASHING COMPLIANCE - sm - May 2014
"Wash Your Hands" Signage, Foam Soap and Moisturizers Provide Additional Hand Hygiene Solutions


BSCS CAN HELP PREVENT OCCUPATIONAL DERMATITIS - cp - April 2014
CDC: 35 Percent of Occupational Diseases Are Skin-related


BSCS CAN HELP PREVENT OCCUPATIONAL DERMATITIS - cp - April 2014
Avoid Dry, Cracked Hands With Moisturizing Hand Sanitizer


BSCS CAN HELP PREVENT OCCUPATIONAL DERMATITIS - cp - April 2014
Matching Hand Soap To The Industry Setting


COVER STORY: ROOKIE SUCCESS - sm - April 2014
Meet Coastal Chemical & Paper's Young Owner


COVER STORY: ROOKIE SUCCESS - sm - April 2014
From Field Dreams To Jan/San Supply


COVER STORY: ROOKIE SUCCESS - sm - April 2014
Coastal Chemical Outgrows Garage


COVER STORY: ROOKIE SUCCESS - sm - April 2014
Turning Employees Into Family


COVER STORY: ROOKIE SUCCESS - sm - April 2014
Capturing The Break Room Business


COVER STORY: ROOKIE SUCCESS - sm - April 2014
Making Coastal Chemical A Homerun


IN THE FIELD: WINTERTIME PRESENTS FLOOR CLEANING CHALLENGES - cp - November 2013
The Key To Protecting Floors Is Proper Matting


IN THE FIELD: WINTERTIME PRESENTS FLOOR CLEANING CHALLENGES - cp - November 2013
Maintain Floors By Increasing Cleaning Frequency


IN THE FIELD: WINTERTIME PRESENTS FLOOR CLEANING CHALLENGES - cp - November 2013
Scrubbing And Stripping: Sprucing Up Floors For Spring


BSC PROFILE: LEADING BY EXAMPLE - cp - November 2013
Paul Greenland Leads Aetna Building Maintenance Into A New Era


BSC PROFILE: LEADING BY EXAMPLE - cp - November 2013
From Washing Floors To Aetna Company President


BSC PROFILE: LEADING BY EXAMPLE - cp - November 2013
'Think Green, Think Aetna'


BSC PROFILE: LEADING BY EXAMPLE - cp - November 2013
Aetna Reinvents Itself As A Facility Maintenance Organization


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: VACUUMS - cp - November 2013
Must-have Vacuum Attachments


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: VACUUMS - cp - November 2013
Increase Cleaning Efficiency With Backpack Vacuums


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: VACUUMS - cp - November 2013
Foot Traffic, Floor Surface Dictate Vacuum Cleaning Frequencies


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: VACUUMS - cp - November 2013
Are Extra Vacuum Features Worth The Cost?


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: VACUUMS - cp - November 2013
Reap The Benefits of Ergonomic Vacuums


UPCLOSE: DECODING DUST MOPS - sm - October 2013
Looped-end Vs. Cut-trim Mop Heads


UPCLOSE: DECODING DUST MOPS - sm - October 2013
Industry Moves Toward Microfiber Dust Mops


UPCLOSE: DECODING DUST MOPS - sm - October 2013
Synthetic Dust Mops Last Longer and Are More Durable


UPCLOSE: DECODING DUST MOPS - sm - October 2013
Velcro Mop Backings Expected To Stick Around


UPCLOSE: HEAVY METAL - sm - October 2013
Study Shows Launderable Shop Towels May Contribute To Metal Exposure


UPCLOSE: HEAVY METAL - sm - October 2013
Sell Safety With Disposable Industrial Towels


UPCLOSE: HEAVY METAL - sm - October 2013
Help Customers Determine Cost-Savings With Industrial Wipes


- news - 9/4/2013
Guardian Service Industries Mourns the Death of Chairman Emeritus


UPCLOSE: MATTING FOR THE ENTIRE FACILITY - sm - August 2013
Reduce Injuries and Labor Costs With Building Floor Mats


ONE MAN VS. THE UNION - cp - August 2013
Bego Begins His Career In The Building Service Industry


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: FLOOR EQUIPMENT CONCERNS - cp - August 2013
How To Spot Green Floor Maintenance Equipment


GROWING YOUNGER? - sm - June 2013
Using Internships To Attract Young Professionals To The Janitorial Industry


BSC PROFILE: CLEANING TAKES CENTER STAGE - cp - June 2013
Major Commercial Cleaning Services Nashville’s Premier Facilities
Robert Stewart's professional journey has taken him from Music Row to owning one of Tennessee's most successful cleaning firms

STRIP AND RECOAT FLOORS LESS OFTEN - cp - April 2013
BSC's Ramp Up Floor Maintenance Programs


- news - 5/9/2013
Industrial Scientific Opens New Distribution Center


- news - 5/1/2013
Diversey BSC Sales Team Earn ISSA CIMS Certified Expert Status


- news - 4/30/2013
Triple S Appoints New Member Dealers


ON THE MONEY - sm - April 2013
The Many Cost Savings of Chemical Dilution Systems


ON THE MONEY - sm - April 2013
Dilution Control Supports Green Initiatives


THE SOCIAL NETWORK - cp - April 2013
Hire Cleaning Professionals Faster with Social Recruiting


- news - 4/23/2013
NISSCO Expands ISSA CIMS I.C.E. Workshop


PREVENT SLIPS AND FALLS AS A VALUE-ADDED SERVICE - sm - April 2013
New Tests Measure Floor Traction


- news - 4/12/2013
RyZun Runs Promotion for New Distributors on IndustryHuddle.com


SLAMMED - sm - April 2013
Hurricane Sandy Slams East Coast Distributors


SLAMMED - sm - April 2013
Distributors Donate Time, Supplies to Hurricane Sandy Victims


- news - 12/24/2012
Industry Huddle Welcomes 50 Members


- news - 11/26/2012
Stefco Industries Is Now Sofidel Group


- news - 11/20/2012
IndustryHuddle.com Announces Janitorial as Industry of the Month


- news - 11/19/2012
Brady Acquires Apex Products Inc. in Northern Nevada


- news - 9/6/2012
Witt Adds New Representatives for Rocky Mountain States


- news - 6/8/2012
Witt Industries Unveils New Website


- news - 5/9/2012
IndustryHuddle.com Social Network Launches For Businesses


- news - 5/3/2012
Brady Industries Receives ISM Supplier of the Year Award


- news - 5/2/2012
Tornado Industries Announces Contest Winner


- sm - April 2012
Freetime: OJ Howell, ProSTAR Industries
This jan/san distributor lives off the land with a self-sustaining lifestyle, which includes raising 40 chickens

- news - 5/1/2012
Brady Breaks Ground on New LEED Certified Distribution Facility


- sm - April 2012
The Brady Bundle: Jan/San and Laundry
By adding a commercial laundry division to its already-extensive jan/san business, Brady Industries has truly become a one-stop shop in Nevada

- news - 3/30/2012
RJ Schinner Announces 2011 Vendor of the Year


- news - 3/28/2012
Witt Industries Adds New Rep


- news - 3/15/2012
Delta Industries Updates Website


- news - 2/2/2012
Allan Industries Donates To N.J. Nonprofit Organizations


- sm - January 2012
Industrial Soap Sales Strategies
On-site testing is essential for selling industrial soap

- sm - January 2012
Best Markets For Selling Industrial Soap


- news - 1/11/2012
ACS Announces New Sales Representation For Northeast United States


- news - 12/9/2011
ACS Announces New Sales Representation For Central United States


- news - 12/6/2011
Allan Industries Host Extra Special Thanksgiving


- news - 11/28/2011
ACS Announces New Sales Representation


- sm - October 2011
Freetime: Mark Moyer, GOJO Industries


- news - 9/1/2011
Tornado Promotes Sales Program


- cp - August 2011
Daily Maintenance Will Keep Gym Floors Beautiful


- news - 8/25/2011
NISSCO Adds Witt Industries as Preferred Supplier


- news - 8/9/2011
Nexstep Commercial Products Acquires Hamburg Industries


IN THE NEWS - sm - October 2010
Business Conditions Improving? Not So Fast Say Jan/San Distributors


IN THE NEWS - sm - August 2010
The Validity of CRI Certification Called Into Question


NEWSTICKER - cp - August 2010
Colorado BSC Appeals Decision In Illegal Worker Suit


NEWSBRIEFS - cp - November 2008
BSC First To Earn Hiring Certification


UP CLOSE - sm - June 2008
Floor Care: Vacuuming Hard Surface Floors
Recent studies find vacuuming to be an efficient alternative to dust mopping

UP CLOSE - sm - June 2008
Soaps: The Crossover Appeal To Multiple Markets
Certain features make specific soaps desirable for more than one business sector

EDITORIAL - cp - May 2008
Get The Information You Need, When You Need It


NEWSBRIEFS - cp - November 2007
ABM Industries Inc. Acquires OneSource Services


MARKETING SURVEY - sm - October 2007
Distributor Sales 2006: Exclusive Survey Results


FREETIME - sm - August 2007
The Long Road Ahead


FACE OF THE INDUSTRY - sm - May 2007
CIMS: A Value Added Program


EDITOR’S NOTE - sm - March 2007
Survey (Really) Says: Don’t Get Complacent


- cp - February 2007
LEED And Porter Industries: Setting the Standard
Porter Industries challenges the cleaning marketplace by earning LEED-EB certification

- news - 1/25/2007
Today's Lesson: Industrial Cleaning


- news - 12/19/2006
Study Finds Steady Growth for Janitorial and Housekeeping Cleaning Products


FEATURE - sm - December 2006
2007: History Repeating Itself?
As distributors close the books on 2006, their focus will shift to the coming year. What changes, if any, loom on the horizon? We spoke with jan/san insiders to find out what issues are likely to continue to define the industry in 2007.

EDITOR’S NOTE - sm - December 2006
Jan/San Education Is A Two-Way Street


EDITOR’S NOTE - sm - November 2006
Tapping Into The Trends That Matter, One Last Time


TECH CENTRAL - sm - November 2006
Trade Press Launches Industry’s First Vertical Search Engine


EDITORIAL - cp - July 2006
The BSC Industry: The More Things Change...


NEWSBRIEFS - cp - May 2006
UM Janitors Reach Agreement With Unicco To End Strike


NEWSBRIEFS - cp - February 2006
ISSA Drafts Quality Standard


INDUSTRY OUTLOOK - cp - January 2006
2006 Cleaning Industry Forecast:Mostly Sunny
For the first time in a long time, contractors are optimistic about their business prospects for the new year

COVER STORY - cp - August 2005
A day in the life of three cleaning pros: BSC Snapshots


INDUSTRY PROFILE - cp - August 2005
Cleaning In Las Vegas: Against The Odds
Owning a successful cleaning business in Las Vegas is no sure bet

COVER STORY - cp - May 2004
My Biggest Mistake
BSC screw-ups: What went wrong, lessons learned

INDUSTRY PROFILE - cp - February 2004
NISH: A Meaningful Mission
Going inside NISH and the JWOD program

BSC SURVEY - cp - January 2004
Industry Forecast: Ear To The Ground
We're listening to what BSCs are saying about their hopes and challenges in the coming year