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THE CHANGING LAW FOR CHANGING TABLES - sm - February 2017
New Baby Changing Table Law Presents Sales Opportunities
A new federal law requiring baby changing stations presents a sales opportunity

- sm - February 2017
BABIES Act Gives Distributors A Chance To Show Value


- sm - February 2017
2016 Sales Leader: Shirley Coleman, Dutch Hollow Supplies


- sm - November 2016
Customer, Employee Interest In Sustainability Policies


- sm - November 2016
Selling And Promoting Green Cleaning Supplies


THE HIDDEN COSTS BEHIND CONTROLLING SOAP USAGE - hs - August 2016
Determining Soap Quantities For Proper Handwashing


THE HIDDEN COSTS BEHIND CONTROLLING SOAP USAGE - hs - August 2016
Promoting Proper Handwashing Techniques


- cp - June 2016
The Best And Worst Retention Strategies


THERE’S A CART FOR THAT - hs - June 2016
Customizing A Cleaning Cart


THERE’S A CART FOR THAT - hs - June 2016
Maximizing Space On Custodial Carts


HELP FOR HOTELS - sm - May 2016
Amenities Dispensers Make Hospitality Market More Appealing To Distributors


- sm - February 2016
2015 Sales Leader: Ryan Schultz, C&C Janitorial Supplies


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


COLOR MEANS CLEAN - sm - August 2015
Guarantee Healthier Facilities With Color-coded Commercial Cleaning Supplies


BATTERY BACKPACK VACUUMS SAVE TIME, LABOR COSTS - cp - April 2015
New Batteries Make Backpack Vacuums Lighter, Longer Lasting


- sm - April 2015
A Move To Jan/San Supplies


DEVELOPING AN A+ HAND HYGIENE PROGRAM - hs - April 2015
Techniques To Improve Hand Washing In Schools


DEVELOPING AN A+ HAND HYGIENE PROGRAM - hs - April 2015
Steps To Boost Hand Hygiene


CLEAN UP PRODUCTIVITY PROBLEMS - hs - February 2015
Carpet Equipment Accessories That Make Sense


CLEARING THE AIR ON HAND DRYERS - hs - February 2015
Are Your Hand Dryers ADA Compliant?


- cp - November 2014
Are Federal Labor Agencies Waging A 'War On Business'?


PEST PREVENTION TIPS - hs - November 2014
How Integrated Pest Management Prevents Infestations


PEST PREVENTION TIPS - hs - November 2014
Why Pest Management Matters


PEST PREVENTION TIPS - hs - November 2014
Pest-Proofing Tips From Professionals


SUSTAINABLE SUDS - sm - November 2014
Sports Facilities Present Specialized Cleaning Challenges


- cp - October 2014
Save Money And Avoid Workplace Injuries With Microfiber


- cp - August 2014
What Facilities Managers Want From Their Cleaning Providers


- cp - August 2014
Facilities Manager Survey Reveals Biggest Cleaning Complaints


- cp - August 2014
Cleaning Sustainability Is Important In Facilities Management


- cp - August 2014
What Is The Next Trend In Green Cleaning Supplies?


- news - 8/26/2014
Green Building Tool Coordination and Development Gets Streamlined


LABOR AND THE LAW - cp - June 2014
How The Americans With Disabilities Act Affects Contract Cleaners


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


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: TURNING WATER INTO A POWERFUL CLEANER - cp - April 2014
Understanding The Science Behind Activated Water


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: TURNING WATER INTO A POWERFUL CLEANER - cp - April 2014
Selecting The Right Electrolyzed Water Product


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: TURNING WATER INTO A POWERFUL CLEANER - cp - April 2014
Independent Tests Back Activated Water Claims


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: TURNING WATER INTO A POWERFUL CLEANER - cp - April 2014
Weighing The Cleaning Efficiency of E-water Solutions


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: TURNING WATER INTO A POWERFUL CLEANER - cp - April 2014
Common Uses For Activated Water Products


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: TURNING WATER INTO A POWERFUL CLEANER - cp - April 2014
Use E-water With Standard Cleaning Tools and Processes


2014 READER SURVEY - hs - June 2014
Survey: Management Priorities in 2014 - Member Content


WET, DRIPPING HANDS CREATE UNSANITARY RESTROOMS - sm - May 2014
Hand Dryer Manufacturers Address the 'Water Issue'


WET, DRIPPING HANDS CREATE UNSANITARY RESTROOMS - sm - May 2014
New Hand Dryer Accessories Divert Water From Restroom Walls and Floors


WET, DRIPPING HANDS CREATE UNSANITARY RESTROOMS - sm - May 2014
Hand Dryer Water Collection Includes Reservoirs and Absorbent Ceramic


WET, DRIPPING HANDS CREATE UNSANITARY RESTROOMS - sm - May 2014
Prevent Germs With Hand Dryer Mats


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


PROTECTING PASSENGERS - cp - April 2014
Preventing Infection In Transportation Centers


PROTECTING PASSENGERS - cp - April 2014
Create A Cleaning Schedule For High-traffic Facilities


PROTECTING PASSENGERS - cp - April 2014
Using Teams To Clean Busy Transit Hubs


PROTECTING PASSENGERS - cp - April 2014
Transit Restrooms Need 'Round-the-clock Disinfection


PROTECTING PASSENGERS - cp - April 2014
Deep Cleaning After Hours In Transportation Terminals


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


VACUUMS: FINDING A PERFECT MATCH - hs - April 2014
Backpack Vacuums That Improve Productivity


VACUUMS: FINDING A PERFECT MATCH - hs - April 2014
Upright Vacuums Boost Indoor Air Quality


VACUUMS: FINDING A PERFECT MATCH - hs - April 2014
Choosing Between Battery Or Corded Vacuums


COVER STORY: ARE FACILITY MANAGEMENT COMPANIES TAKING OVER THE WORLD? - cp - February 2014
More Buildings Are Outsourcing Facility Operations


COVER STORY: ARE FACILITY MANAGEMENT COMPANIES TAKING OVER THE WORLD? - cp - February 2014
Avoiding Third-party Cleaning Contracts


COVER STORY: ARE FACILITY MANAGEMENT COMPANIES TAKING OVER THE WORLD? - cp - February 2014
BSCs Join Forces With Facility Management Firms


COVER STORY: ARE FACILITY MANAGEMENT COMPANIES TAKING OVER THE WORLD? - cp - February 2014
Branding BSCs As Valuable Cleaning Experts


COVER STORY: ARE FACILITY MANAGEMENT COMPANIES TAKING OVER THE WORLD? - cp - February 2014
Make Cleaning Professional


CUSTOMER SERVICE: IN THE DRIVER'S SEAT - sm - February 2014
Your Delivery Drivers See Customers More Than Salespeople


CUSTOMER SERVICE: IN THE DRIVER'S SEAT - sm - February 2014
Drivers Are Brand Ambassadors


CUSTOMER SERVICE: IN THE DRIVER'S SEAT - sm - February 2014
Use Product Deliveries As Sales Opportunities


CUSTOMER SERVICE: IN THE DRIVER'S SEAT - sm - February 2014
Getting Drivers On Board With Customer Service Training


EMPLOYEE RETENTION STARTS WITH THESE FIVE FIRSTS - cp - February 2014
Employee Retention Strategies Should Start On A Worker's First Day


IN THE FIELD: PROLONGING BATTERY LIFE IN FLOOR EQUIPMENT - cp - February 2014
Avoid Cleaning Downtime With Regular Battery Maintenance


IN THE FIELD: PROLONGING BATTERY LIFE IN FLOOR EQUIPMENT - cp - February 2014
Flooded Batteries Top AGM, Gel Types


IN THE FIELD: PROLONGING BATTERY LIFE IN FLOOR EQUIPMENT - cp - February 2014
Cleaning Battery Terminals


IN THE FIELD: PROLONGING BATTERY LIFE IN FLOOR EQUIPMENT - cp - February 2014
Don't Forget To Water Your Batteries


IN THE FIELD: PROLONGING BATTERY LIFE IN FLOOR EQUIPMENT - cp - February 2014
Charging Lead Acid Batteries


IN THE FIELD: PROLONGING BATTERY LIFE IN FLOOR EQUIPMENT - cp - February 2014
Additional Battery Maintenance Tips


WHAT TO CONSIDER BEFORE PURCHASING - hs - February 2014
Choosing Vacuums Based On Size And Accessories


BOOK CLUB: BOUNDARIES FOR LEADERS - cp - November 2013
Learn To Be A Great Business Leader


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


GHS COUNTDOWN - sm - September 2013
Global Commerce Drives GHS Chemical Labeling


GHS COUNTDOWN - sm - September 2013
HazCom History: The “Right To Know” Act


GHS COUNTDOWN - sm - September 2013
Learning The GHS Glossary


GHS COUNTDOWN - sm - September 2013
Manufacturers Make The Switch To GHS Labels, SDS Sheets


GHS COUNTDOWN - sm - September 2013
Help Employers Meet The GHS Training Deadline


UPCLOSE: CLEANING IS NOT THE SAME AS DISINFECTING - cp - August 2013
Establishing Cleaning and Disinfecting Frequencies In Contracts


UPCLOSE: A HEALTHIER APPROACH TO DISINFECTING SCHOOLS - sm - August 2013
Aligning Cleaning And Disinfecting Procedures In Schools


UPCLOSE: A HEALTHIER APPROACH TO DISINFECTING SCHOOLS - sm - August 2013
Disinfecting Schools' High Touch Surfaces


UPCLOSE: A HEALTHIER APPROACH TO DISINFECTING SCHOOLS - sm - August 2013
Green Disinfectant Options


SUSTAINABILITY STANDS OUT - cp - August 2013
Creating Sustainable Cleaning Bids


SUSTAINABILITY STANDS OUT - cp - August 2013
Seal The Deal With Cleaning Case Studies


- 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
EMS Endures 'Death By A Thousand Cuts,' Other Union Tactics


LABOR AND THE LAW - cp - August 2013
What Not To Ask During A Job Interview


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


STRENGTH IN NUMBERS - hs - August 2013
The Role of CPS Director of Asset Management


- cp - June 2013
Touchless Toilet Paper Dispensers Aid Disabled Users


- news - 7/10/2013
Trojan Receives Investment from Boston-based Charlesbank


HEALTHCARE CLEANING - cp - June 2013
Challenges Of Infection Control Cleaning


- news - 6/19/2013
DPA Adds New Distributors


- news - 6/13/2013
HD Supply Opens New Distribution Center


- news - 5/31/2013
AFFLINK Welcomes Triad Service Solutions


TAKE A SHORTCUT TO SUCCESS - cp - April 2013
BSC Book Review: Shortcut To Prosperity


- news - 5/21/2013
NISSCO Names Dutch Hollow Supplies Distributor of the Year


- news - 5/13/2013
ServiceMaster Announces New Franchise Agreements


- news - 5/13/2013
PC4HS Board Member, Roni Barker, Receives Plant Facilities ESP of the Year Award


- news - 5/10/2013
Unger Names William Ecker CEO


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


SHOWERED IN SAVINGS - hs - April 2013
Shower Amenities Result In Big Savings


SHOWERED IN SAVINGS - hs - April 2013
Financial Savings To Wall-Mounted Amenities


WARNING SIGNS - cp - April 2013
Learning the GHS language


- news - 4/17/2013
HFI Advisory Board Member and NFSI President Russell Kendzior to Speak at RIMS 2013 National Conference


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


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


- news - 2/27/2013
Jim Roden, Founder of Prochem, Passes


- news - 2/26/2013
Rick Coombs, Former Engineer with ProTeam, Passes


- news - 2/25/2013
Advanced Vapor Technologies Releases Guide to EPA-Regulated Disinfecting Devices


- news - 1/18/2013
Healthy Facilities Institute and IEHA Recognize ISSA Value of Clean


- news - 1/9/2013
Airx Laboratories Adds Training Videos To Website


- news - 12/27/2012
AFFLINKS Adds AAA Supplies and Interiors


- news - 12/17/2012
Roadnet Technologies Appoints New Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing


- news - 12/17/2012
The Healthy Facilities Institute Promotes NEA HIN Food Allergy Book


- news - 12/11/2012
Association for Facilities Engineering Appoints New Executive Director


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


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


- news - 11/9/2012
Athea Acknowledges Long-Time Sales Rep


- news - 11/6/2012
Athea Announces Rep of the Year


- news - 10/30/2012
Roadnet Technologies Hires Marketing Manager


- sm - September 2012
Green Foodservice Supplies: Targeting The Right Customer
Sustainable and compostable foodservice supplies have a growing, but specific customer base

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


- news - 8/8/2012
Roadnet Technologies Hires Coastal Region Account Representative


- news - 7/17/2012
Roadnet Technologies Hires Great Lakes Account Rep


- news - 7/9/2012
Athea Expands Wet Wipes Manufacturing Operations


- news - 6/20/2012
Roadnet Technologies Seeking Nominations For Green, Efficient Fleets


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


- news - 6/7/2012
Roadnet Technologies Plans Workshops In Conjunction With Users Conference


- news - 5/31/2012
Roadnet Technologies Names Vice President of Product Management


- news - 5/30/2012
Telogis and FleetCor Partner for Fuel Card Management and Telematics Integration


- news - 5/18/2012
Roadnet Technologies CEO Named VOLT Award Finalist


- news - 5/11/2012
NCL Hosts Distributor Training Program


- news - 5/10/2012
Roadnet Technologies Announces Users Conference


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


- cp - April 2012
Reduced Vacuuming Impacts IAQ
Cutting vacuuming frequencies will adversely affect the health of building occupants

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


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


- 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

- cp - April 2012
Reducing Vacuuming Ruins Carpets
When vacuuming frequencies are cut, carpet appearance and lifespan are severely diminished

- news - 4/16/2012
Athea Laboratories Hires Regional Manager


- news - 4/12/2012
Process Cleaning for Healthy Schools Picks Advanced Vapor Technologies


- 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 - 4/5/2012
Roadnet Technologies Adds Regional Account Manager


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


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


- news - 3/20/2012
NCL Adds To Its Sales Team


- news - 3/16/2012
Roadnet Technologies Adds Account Rep for Western Territory


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


- news - 3/9/2012
Dr. Jessica Green Joins HFI Advisory


- news - 3/9/2012
Crockett Facilities Services Honored As Minority Business Leader


- news - 3/8/2012
Industry Members Make World's Most Admired Companies List


- news - 2/28/2012
Roadnet Technologies Adds Account Manager for East Coast Territory


- news - 2/23/2012
AVT Launches Resource Library on Steam Vapor


- news - 2/21/2012
Roadnet Technologies Adds Account Manager for Southwest Territory


- news - 2/16/2012
Roadnet Technologies Adds Account Rep for Northeast Territory


- news - 2/7/2012
Roadnet Technologies Donates Bikes To Baltimore Children


- news - 2/6/2012
NCL Hosts National Sales Meeting


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


- news - 2/1/2012
Roadnet Technologies Adds Account Rep for Coastal Territory


- news - 1/27/2012
Roadnet Technologies Hires National Accounts Manager


- 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


- news - 11/18/2011
Roadnet Technologies Hires Director Human Resources


- news - 11/11/2011
Athea Announces New Field Representation


- news - 11/10/2011
Long-Time Athea Employee Passes


- news - 11/3/2011
Roadnet Technologies Launches Blog


- news - 10/31/2011
Athea Laboratories Moves Into Larger Facility


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


- news - 10/19/2011
Roadnet Technologies Names Director of Finance and Revenue Planning


- news - 9/29/2011
Roadnet Technologies Names New Director of Financial Planning and Analysis


- cp - September 2011
Choosing The Right Disinfectant Against C. diff In Healthcare Facilities
A closer look at products and processes that prevent cross-contamination

- news - 9/28/2011
Survey: Industry Thrives by Improving Efficiencies with Reduced Staff


- news - 9/19/2011
Past Senior Director of the Green Guide for Health Care Joins HFI Advisory Board


- news - 9/13/2011
Airx Laboratories Celebrates 30 Years


- sm - July 2011
Letter to the Editor: Not All Uniform Companies Are The Same


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


- news - 8/26/2011
HFI Officially Supports CIRI Symposium


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


- news - 8/15/2011
HFI Adds Three Advisory Board Members


- news - 8/11/2011
HFI Acknowledges Participants in Healthy Carpet Workgroup


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


- news - 8/3/2011
Simplex Janitorial Supplies Acquires Maintenance Chemical Suppliers


MARKET PROFILE: EDUCATION - cp - June 2011
In Schools, Cleaning For Health Prioritizes Children's Wellness
As outsourcing of educational accounts continues to rise, BSCs are developing partnerships by providing green expertise

- news - 7/6/2011
Anna Gilmore Hall Joins HFI Advisory Board


TECHNOLOGY - sm - May 2011
Burn Less Fuel With Better Routes
Routing software can help ease the pain at the gas pump

- news - 5/18/2011
HFI Becomes ISSA Alliance Partner


WEB EXCLUSIVE - sm - April 2011
Get End Users To Switch From Shop Towels To Wipers


COVER STORY - sm - April 2011
Uniform Companies: Jan/San Wannabes?
Uniform companies are a new threat to distributors' traditional customer base

AROUND THE INDUSTRY - sm - March 2011
New Institute Promotes Healthy Indoor Environments


IN THE NEWS - sm - March 2011
Long-term Solutions To Offset Rising Gas Prices


FREETIME - sm - February 2011
The Search For Clean Water


FROM THE EDITOR - sm - February 2011
Back To Basics


OBITUARIES - sm - November 2010
SM Loses Colleague And Good Friend


FREETIME - sm - October 2010
Still Shredding


FREETIME - sm - September 2010
Ready For Takeoff


TECHNOLOGY - sm - September 2010
Help With Deliveries
Distributors are utilizing third-parties — and ERP software — to ship small orders

OBITUARIES - sm - August 2010
Industry Mourns Loss Of Three Veterans


EDITORIAL - cp - August 2010
Schools Targeted For Growth


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


FROM THE EDITOR - sm - August 2010
Put Cleaning At The Head Of The Class


IN THE NEWS - sm - October 2009
Studies Predict Demand For Jan/San Supplies


MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS - sm - July 2009
VVF Amenities Acquires Soap Factory, Licenses Dial Brand


COVER STORY - cp - July 2009
Fundamental Shift: How the recession is changing the cleaning industry


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


OPERATIONSLOG: FLOOR CARE - cp - October 2008
Batteries: Determining The Best Power Source For Equipment
The gelled battery also offers more stability. It can withstand extreme temperatures, shock and vibration

COVER STORY - sm - September 2008
Running On Empty
As fuel costs escalate, distributors' margins erode

ONE-ON-ONE - sm - July 2008
From The NFL To Jan/San Distribution
After playing four years in the NFL, Brian Carpenter, CEO of Aries Supply Inc., has sucessfully tackled the jan/san industry

OPERATIONSLOG: VACUUMS - cp - May 2008
Reduce Operator Injuries With Safety Tips


MARKET PULSE - sm - January 2008
Carpet Gets High Marks In Educational Facilities
More schools are switching to carpet for improved health and safety of building occupants

CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDE 2008 - cp - January 2008
Green Cleaning In Educational Facilities


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


FREETIME - sm - August 2007
The Long Road Ahead


OPERATIONSLOG: FLOOR & CARPET CARE - cp - August 2007
Flooring Trends Are Changing Across All Markets
Schools are switching to carpet to make floors last longer, but kids track in a lot of dirt — that means daily vacuuming

ASHKINONGREEN - cp - June 2007
Green Cleaning: Overcoming Early Challenges
Moving your company toward green cleaning can be daunting, but the rewards are significant

- news - 5/31/2007
Proposed Green Building Standard Now Open for Public Comment


- news - 5/9/2007
Building Design Leaders Collaborating on Carbon-Neutral Buildings by 2030


CLEANER'S CORNER - sm - April 2007
Cleaning For Man's Best Friend


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

THECPINTERVIEW - cp - October 2006
CP interview: Alan Bigger, APPA
BSCs have a role to play with educational facilities, even when cleaned in-house

MARKET PULSE: CARPET CARE - sm - April 2006
Vacuum Accessories: The Top 10 Selling Factors
From cost and durability to noise and repairs, in-house cleaning specialists share their preferences for vacuum cleaner features and accessories

BIZ 101 - cp - July 2005
Managing Across Miles: Your Cross-Country Work Force


COVER STORY - cp - September 2004
Cross-Contamination
Commercial facilities can be overlooked breeding grounds for disease. How BSCs can create a healthier environment

COVER STORY - cp - August 2004
The Education Market: Learning Curves
Business opportunities abound in the school market — How to move to the head of your class

OPERATIONS LOG - cp - July 2004
Restroom Care: Supply Shortage Is A Sin No BSC Wants To Commit
Restroom Care

CUSTOMER CORNER - cp - January 2004
Cleaning Class A Facilities: The Cream Of The Crop
How can BSCs clean to meet the public’s perception of prestige?