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USING TECHNOLOGY TO CLEAN SMARTER – November 2022
Easy Ways to Embrace and Use Technology in Cleaning Processes


MECHANICAL FLEETS OPTIMIZE FLOOR CARE CAPABILITY – November 2022
Building a Cleaning Arsenal for Jobs Big and Small


RECOGNIZING STANDOUT BSC'S – November 2022
Celebrating Building Service Contractor CLEAN Award Winners


HOW TO GO GREEN – November 2022
Best Practices When Selecting Floor Pads


HOW TO GO GREEN – November 2022
Tips to Amplify Sustainable Floor Care Efforts




ADAPTING TO A CHANGING WORKPLACE – November 2022
How Redesigned Offices Affect Cleaning Demands


PERFECTING YOUR PLAYBOOK – November 2022
Securing Clients With Training, Certifications


PERFECTING YOUR PLAYBOOK – November 2022
Creating Customer Loyalty Through Product Consulting


SUSTAINABILITY AND ESG STUDY – January 2023
Survey Outlines BSC/Facility Sustainability and ESG Goals


SUSTAINABILITY AND ESG STUDY – January 2023
Results of the 2022 Sustainability and ESG Goals Study






CLEANING MANAGEMENT – November 2022
Three Markers of Successful Cleaning Departments








FROM THE EDITOR: SORTING THROUGH STAFFING STRUGGLES – November 2022
How Can Cleaning Distributors Improve Workplace Culture?


LEARNING FROM A SELF-ASSESSMENT – November 2022
Tool Helps Assess School Facilities Management Strategies









MORE OCCUPANTS, SAME COMPLAINTS – November 2022
Frontline Cleaning Managers Share Common and Ridiculous Complaints






MORE OCCUPANTS, SAME COMPLAINTS – November 2022
Survey Reveals Top In-House Cleaning Complaints








COMPREHENSIVE CARPET CARE – November 2022
Putting the Right Tools in the Right Hands



COMPREHENSIVE CARPET CARE – November 2022
Tips and Tricks for Maxing Out a Carpet’s Lifespan






FREETIME: MAKING AN IMPACT THROUGH MENTORSHIP – October 2022
Mentoring Others Builds a Foundation for the Future








PREVENTING CROSS-CONTAMINATION – October 2022
Best Tools, Processes to Combat Cross-Contamination






PREVENTING CROSS-CONTAMINATION – October 2022
Tips and Tricks for Keeping Environments Safe and Clean



















BEST PRACTICES FOR CLEANING AND DISINFECTING – September 2022
Chemical Breakdown: Differences Between Cleaning and Disinfecting




























FROM THE EDITOR: CALLING ALL SALES LEADERS – October 2022
Nominations Open for Sanitary Maintenance 2022 Sales Leaders Award




BAD SCENTS, NO SERVICE – September 2022
Proven Products to Combat Odors





BAD SCENTS, NO SERVICE – September 2022
How Distributors Can Assist with Foodservice Odors









FREETIME: SERVING AND LEARNING IN LATIN AMERICA – September 2022
Greentech Environmental Sales Coordinator Shares Value of Mission Trip Experiences

















SCHOOLS FACE 3 MAJOR CHALLENGES – September 2022
Top Challenges for School Facility Managers




PERSISTENCE PERSONIFIED – August 2022
Paul Taylor Built a Foundation for Business Success




FROM THE EDITOR: REMAINING COMPETITIVE IN UNPRECEDENTED TIMES – September 2022
How Should Jan/San Distributors Handle Price Hikes?







PERSISTENCE PERSONIFIED – August 2022
ESS Clean CEO Turns Challenges into Success Stories





ADDRESSING AND RESOLVING RESTROOM ODORS – August 2022
Products That Contribute to Odor Prevention








BE AN ELITE BSC: MANAGING EXPECTATIONS AND ASPIRATIONS – August 2022
Setting Business Expectations and Managing Reality




RECONNECTING IN CHICAGO – September 2022
A Distributor's Guide to ISSA North America 2022









FROM THE EDITOR: DIVING INTO DATA – August 2022
Using Data to Make Strong Decisions
















GREEN CLEANING – August 2022
3 Things BSCs Should Know About ESG


– 9/12/2022
MasterCorp Joins NSA










GLOBAL TRENDS – August 2022
Innovation Trends for the Cleaning Industry










CHALLENGES IN DISTRIBUTION – August 2022
Cleaning Hurdles and How to Overcome Them




– 8/30/2022
SG360 Joins NSA




FREETIME: FLYING OVER WATER – August 2022
The Rewards of Pushing Through Failure




FAST FACTS: ATP TESTING – August 2022
What You Need to Know About ATP Testing







CLEARING THE AIR – August 2022
Assembling the Right Cleaning Tools for the Job







– 8/23/2022
ABM Acquires RavenVolt















MANAGEMENT: THE 4 S'S OF CLEANING – August 2022
4 Tips for Evaluating Cleaning Processes and Training Needs








FAST FACTS: ATP TESTING – August 2022
What to Know About ATP Testing






CONTINUING THE CLIMB – August 2022
Cleaning Managers Discuss Staffing Struggles




CONTINUING THE CLIMB – August 2022
Cleaning Managers Address Purchasing Priorities






CONTINUING THE CLIMB – August 2022
Survey Outlines Facility Cleaning Budgets











STRATEGIC SELL: THE FACE OF UNCERTAINTY – August 2022
Sales Strategies for Turbulent Times














INTERNAL STRUGGLES – June 2022
Staffing Struggles Plague Cleaning Teams





INTERNAL STRUGGLES – June 2022
Facility Managers Outline Cleaning Challenges







IN THE FIELD: CARPET CARE – June 2022
How to Add Encapsulation to Carpet Care Programs





IN THE FIELD: CARPET CARE – June 2022
Tips to Incorporating Encapsulation Cleaning






















FREETIME: TRAGEDY SPARKS A LIFETIME OF GIVING BACK – June 2022
Triple S Director an Integral Volunteer at New Orleans Children's Hospital
























LIGHT AT THE END OF THE TUNNEL – June 2022
2022 BSC Market Report Shows Promising Industry Trends





SELLING THE TRUE COST OF SOAP – June 2022
Factors to Consider When Making Hand Hygiene Decisions













FROM THE EDITOR: HOW TO DO MORE WITH LESS – June 2022
Autonomous Machines Make an Impression














FROM THE EDITOR: A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE ON CLEANING – June 2022
Top Takeaways from Attending Interclean Amsterdam







FLOOR EQUIPMENT – June 2022
Choosing the Mop to Meet Your Needs























SHARING STRATEGIES FOR SUCCESS – April 2022
Tackle Recruiting and Retention Challenges Head-On



SHARING STRATEGIES FOR SUCCESS – April 2022
Successful BSC Shares Cleaning Business Tips






BUILDING A FOUNDATION – April 2022
BSC Lays a Foundation for Long-Term Success








































IN THE FIELD: INFECTION CONTROL – April 2022
The Greening of Disinfectants in Infection Prevention Programs



















ALL CHARGED UP – April 2022
How Proper Training Extends Battery Life
















IN THE FIELD: CARPET CARE – April 2022
Indoor Air Quality Factors to Consider When Choosing Vacuums











FREETIME: EILEEN THE ARTIST – April 2022
Distributor's Freedom To Explore Helps Unlock Creativity










– 5/3/2022
New Member Joins NSA


CLEANING REMAINS A TOP PRIORITY – April 2022
Targeting Hygiene in Cleaning Practices


FROM THE EDITOR: AVOIDING THE BLAME GAME – April 2022
BSCs Manage Turnover With Strong Leadership







POST-PANDEMIC RESTROOM CLEANING – April 2022
Touchless Restroom Fixtures Meet Occupant Preferences


POST-PANDEMIC RESTROOM CLEANING – April 2022
Tips And Tricks For Efficient Restroom Cleaning





FACES OF THE FRONTLINE – April 2022
Faces Of The Frontline Honors Earline Tongue













GETTING THE GREEN LIGHT – April 2022
Initial Steps For Launching A Sustainability Program


GETTING THE GREEN LIGHT – April 2022
What Should a Sustainability Program Target?






GETTING THE GREEN LIGHT – April 2022
How To Launch A Sustainability Program




EDITORIAL – STOP THE SPINNING – April 2022
Facility Cleaning Managers Face Hurdles Head On







REFINE HOW TO COMMUNICATE CLEAN – April 2022
Three Ways to Communicate Cleaning’s Impact















– 4/6/2022
Pro-Link Hires New CEO


















– 3/30/2022
Ultra Shine Joins NSA


















THE IMPORTANCE OF SAFETY PROGRAMS FOR BSCS – February 2022
6 Steps To Ensure Employee Safety


THE IMPORTANCE OF SAFETY PROGRAMS FOR BSCS – February 2022
How To Market Your Safety Program To Employees












DOOBIN TAKES THE LEAD – February 2022
BSCAI President Nathalie Doobin Shares 2022 Plans








BE AN ELITE BSC – February 2022
3 Steps For Improving Workload Management








– 3/11/2022
PURTEQ Names VP Of Sales




2021 BSCAI CLEAN AWARD WINNERS – February 2022
2021 BSCAI CLEAN Award Winners Recognized





























COMMUNICATING IAQ STRATEGIES – February 2022
Helping Staff With Elevated Cleaning Expectations




















FROM THE EDITOR: FLEXIBILITY KEY TO NAVIGATING 2022 – February 2022
Rethinking Cleaning Schedules, Staffing As Pandemic Continues







































– 1/17/2022
Tolco Expands Sales Team








O WORKER, WHERE ART THOU? – November 2021
Overcoming Staffing Struggles And Improving Retention







IMPACTING THE INDUSTRY – November 2021
Honoring The 2021 BSCAI CLEAN Award Winners


IN THE FIELD: TEAMING UP – November 2021
How BSCs Benefit From Manufacturer/Sports Team Partnerships


IN THE FIELD: TEAMING UP – November 2021
Exclusivity Contracts On The Rise


BEYOND THE BID – November 2021
Customized Software Secures Long-Term Contracts


BEYOND THE BID – November 2021
Educating Customers On Bidding Software


BEYOND THE BID – November 2021
Following Through On Agreed Proposals


BEYOND THE BID – November 2021
Expanding Services, Markets With Bidding Software


































BSCAI NEWS – November 2021
Benefits Of BSCAI Certification Programs


MANAGEMENT: THE CLEAN SYNDROME – November 2021
How Cleaning And Disneyland Are Connected


HEALTHY SCHOOLS: PRIORITIZING HEALTH – November 2021
Top Health Challenges Facing Schools


HEALTHY SCHOOLS: PRIORITIZING HEALTH – November 2021
Funding Can Improve Facilities, Standard Protocols


BE AN ELITE BSC: 5 COMPONENTS FOR A HEALTHY SALES PIPELINE – November 2021
Building A Steady Sales Flow For Company Growth




– 12/6/2021
Ecolab Names New CFO




FROM THE EDITOR’S DESK – November 2021
Cleaning Cost And Frequency Data Improves BSC Operations


PRE-PORTIONING PACKS A PUNCH – November 2021
Pre-Measured Chemicals Improve Costs, Efficiency


PRE-PORTIONING PACKS A PUNCH – November 2021
Portion Control Packs Simplify Training







INTERIM CARPET MAINTENANCE – November 2021
Experts Discuss, Debate Interim Carpet Care


INTERIM CARPET MAINTENANCE – November 2021
How Often Should Interim Carpet Maintenance Be Done?


INTERIM CARPET MAINTENANCE – November 2021
Going Green With Interim Cleaning





TEAMING UP – November 2021
Enhancing A School District Cleaning Program





BOOST CARPET CLEANLINESS – October 2021
Carpet Equipment That Helps Maintain Cleanliness


BOOST CARPET CLEANLINESS – October 2021
Choosing The Right Carpet Care Equipment














BSCAI WINS BIG IN VEGAS – October 2021
Contracting Success Highlights Education





GUIDING THE FLOORS – October 2021
Choosing Between Cotton And Microfiber Mops


GUIDING THE FLOORS – October 2021
Color-Coding Cleaning Tools To Improve Safety









BUILDING A LEGACY – October 2021
Nathalie Doobin Brings A Fresh Approach To Leadership




– 11/4/2021
Ecolab Acquires Purolite





CALCULATING CLEANING COSTS – October 2021
Report Outlines Cleaning Costs And Frequencies











BRINGING IN A BIT OF COLOR – October 2021
The Benefits Of Microfiber In Cleaning Programs








MANAGEMENT COLUMN – October 2021
7 Characteristics Of Top Managers



WHAT'S NEXT – October 2021
How The Pandemic Changed Jan/San Distribution








A CLEAN SWEEP FOR SIN CITY – October 2021
A Facility Cleaning Manager's Guide To ISSA Show North America


A CLEAN SWEEP FOR SIN CITY – October 2021
Educational Tracks For In-House Attendees


A CLEAN SWEEP FOR SIN CITY – October 2021
Honoring Best In Class Cleaning Products





– 10/18/2021
Aramark Names DEI VP



FROM THE EDITOR: ON THE ROAD AGAIN – October 2021
Reconnecting At ISSA Show North America







A MOUNTAIN WORTH CLIMBING – August 2021
Management Survey Reveals Top Cleaning Trends


A MOUNTAIN WORTH CLIMBING – August 2021
Cleaning Executives Dissect Priorities, Outsourcing Threats


A MOUNTAIN WORTH CLIMBING – August 2021
Cleaning Managers Address Budgeting


A MOUNTAIN WORTH CLIMBING – August 2021
Purchasing Priorities For Facility Cleaning Managers


A MOUNTAIN WORTH CLIMBING – August 2021
Survey Addresses Hiring Challenges In Cleaning


GAUGING PRIORITIES – August 2021
Survey: What Facility Executives Expect From BSCs


THE ROAD TO SMARTER SELLING – September 2021
Selling Strategies And Tips To Closing Deals









A GUIDING LIGHT – September 2021
Benefits Of Additional Service And Training Offerings














A DIFFERENT KIND OF DISINFECTION – August 2021
Understanding Hypochlorous Acid (HOCl)


A DIFFERENT KIND OF DISINFECTION – August 2021
Two-Step Cleaning Then Disinfecting


A DIFFERENT KIND OF DISINFECTION – August 2021
HOCl Vs. Alternative Cleaning Chemicals


A DIFFERENT KIND OF DISINFECTION – August 2021
How To Apply HOCl


ELITE BSC COLUMN: WHEN SALES SHOULD HAND OFF ACCOUNTS TO OPERATIONS – August 2021
How To Manage Sales-Client Relationships









BSCAI: 5 REASONS TO CHECK OUT MYCLEANINGJOBS.COM – August 2021
BSCAI Launches Cleaning Industry Job Board






BSCAI: COVID-19 DISINFECTION & SAFETY COURSE/CERTIFICATE – August 2021
Get Certified In COVID-19 Disinfection Through BSCAI






MEETING THE DEMAND – August 2021
Roundtable: Distributors Share E-Commerce Strategies


BSCAI: EXPLORE BSCAI'S EDUCATION HUB – August 2021
Online Education Opportunities With BSCAI


BSCAI: GEAR UP FOR CONTRACTING SUCCESS – August 2021
BSCAI Announces 3-Day Hybrid Conference





IAQ AND CLEAN CARPETS – August 2021
Health Benefits Of Vacuum Cleaners


IAQ AND CLEAN CARPETS – August 2021
How Air Filtration Prevents Illnesses


IAQ AND CLEAN CARPETS – August 2021
Selecting A Safe, Ergonomic Vacuum


IAQ AND CLEAN CARPETS – August 2021
Assisting End Users With Vacuum Maintenance


MANAGEMENT COLUMN – August 2021
6 Tips To Leaner Cleaning Programs



LEAVING AN IMPRESSION – August 2021
How BSCs Differentiate Themselves From The Competition



FREETIME: ART AND DISTRIBUTION – August 2021
Americhem International Employee Reignites Art Passion






FACILITY FOCUS: NEUTRALIZING TOUCHPOINTS WITH NANOTECHNOLOGY – August 2021
Facility Benefits From Testing Nanotechnology Products


FACILITY FOCUS: NEUTRALIZING TOUCHPOINTS WITH NANOTECHNOLOGY – August 2021
Nanotechnology Boosts Infection Control Efforts


GREENLIGHTING SUSTAINABILITY – August 2021
How To Create A Green Cleaning Program


GREENLIGHTING SUSTAINABILITY – August 2021
Small Steps Ensure Successful Green Cleaning


GREEN CLEANING – August 2021
Key Resources For Green Cleaning Information





BREAKING THE CHAIN – August 2021
How To Manage The Supply Chain


BREAKING THE CHAIN – August 2021
Causes For Supply Chain Shortages


FACILITY FOCUS: NEUTRALIZING TOUCHPOINTS WITH NANOTECHNOLOGY – August 2021
Disinfecting Touchpoints Reduces Cross-Contamination



BREAKING THE CHAIN – August 2021
Learning From Supply Chain Setbacks


GLOVES AND GOGGLES GALORE – August 2021
Reinforcing PPE Best Practices


GLOVES AND GOGGLES GALORE – August 2021
Facial Protection From Disinfectants


ICE MELT – August 2021
Manufacturers Provide Ice Melt Guidance


FROM THE EDITOR’S DESK: HIRING? SO IS EVERYONE ELSE – August 2021
Finding Labor To Meet Cleaning Demands







GLOVES AND GOGGLES GALORE – August 2021
How To Budget For PPE







FROM THE EDITOR: A SHATTERED SUPPLY CHAIN – August 2021
Understanding Supply Chain Challenges



FACES OF THE FRONTLINE – August 2021
Faces Of The Frontline Honors Irma Andrade, UC-Riverside






FROM THE EDITOR: FOCUS ON WHAT YOU CAN CONTROL – August 2021
Healthy Facilities Go Beyond Disinfecting
















BE AN ELITE BSC – June 2021
4 Keys To Closing Sales


FROM HUMBLE BEGINNINGS: PATRICK COMASKEY SHARES HIS BUSINESS SUCCESS STORY – June 2021
Direct Clean CEO Reflects On Career


FROM HUMBLE BEGINNINGS: PATRICK COMASKEY SHARES HIS BUSINESS SUCCESS STORY – June 2021
Cleaning Reimagined During COVID-19 Pandemic



A RETURN TO CARPET CARE – June 2021
Keeping a Carpet Cleaning Schedule


A RETURN TO CARPET CARE – June 2021
Promoting A Carpet Care Budget



BSCAI EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE 2021 SETS NEW ATTENDANCE RECORD – June 2021
Business Tips Shared At Live BSCAI Event



A RETURN TO CARPET CARE – June 2021
Health Benefits Of A Carpet Care Program




THE STRATEGIC SELL: DISRUPTION...GOTTA LOVE IT! – June 2021
Tips For Salesforce Evaluation




FACES OF THE FRONTLINE – June 2021
Faces Of The Frontline Honors Hermenegildo Cruz


SELLING SUSTAINABILITY – June 2021
Importing Metrics For Sustainability Reporting


– 6/28/2021
CSM America Joins NSA


SELLING SUSTAINABILITY – June 2021
How Distributors Can Manage Sustainability Requests





CASE STUDY – June 2021
Delivering A Superior Clean


DISCUSSING DISPENSER UPGRADES – June 2021
Tips For Selling Touch-Free Dispensers


NO SURFACE LEFT BEHIND – June 2021
Hotspots To Look For When Cleaning Restrooms


NO SURFACE LEFT BEHIND – June 2021
Floor Care Key To Hygienic Restrooms


FREETIME: A THEATER DREAM COME TRUE – June 2021
HOSPECO Manager Directs Musicals In Free Time



FROM THE EDITOR: SURVEY OFFERS SNAPSHOT OF BSC MARKET – June 2021
Diversified Services Key To BSC Profits



FROM THE EDITOR: PASSING ON PRICE INCREASES – June 2021
How To Discuss Pricing With Customers


MANAGEMENT COLUMN: JANITORS TO THE CORE – June 2021
Maintaining Respect For Custodians Amid Reopening






TALKING STRATEGY – June 2021
Cleaning Facilities As Pandemic Threats Recede



FOLLOWING THE STEPS – June 2021
What To Look For During Floor Machine Inspection





FROM THE EDITOR: A CLEANING AUDIT WILL VALIDATE YOUR EFFORTS – June 2021
How To Evaluate Your Cleaning Program














EXECUTIVE INSIGHTS: GREG BUCHNER ON THE OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES OF 2021 – April 2021
CleanOffice CEO Talks Pandemic, BSCAI Events


THIS TEAM HAS A CRISIS CAPTAIN IN JILL DAVIE – April 2021
Simplifying Cleaning Schedules









SELECTING THE RIGHT BACKPACK VACUUM – April 2021
Tips For Purchasing Backpack Vacuums


SELECTING THE RIGHT BACKPACK VACUUM – April 2021
Ergonomic Backpack Vacuum Features


FACES OF THE FRONTLINE – April 2021
4M Building Solutions' Hernan Segura Honored


CLEANING SMARTER – April 2021
Benefits Of Restroom IoT Products


CLEANING SMARTER – April 2021
Software Simplifies Dispenser Upkeep, Workflow


CLEANING SMARTER – April 2021
Scheduling & Managing Inventory With IoT


TAKING CHARGE – April 2021
Common Battery Maintenance Mistakes




FREETIME: LOVE AND WRESTLING – April 2021
KSS Enterprises Consultant Motivated By Coaching Son



ROLLING WITH THE PUNCHES – April 2021
Hybrid Learning Enhances School Cleaning


ROLLING WITH THE PUNCHES – April 2021
Boosting Morale Amid Pandemic Stress


SET THE COURSE – April 2021
How To Recruit And Retain Clients


SET THE COURSE – April 2021
Earn Customer Trust Through Consulting



FROM THE EDITOR: SPEAK UP AND GO FOR IT – April 2021
Confidence Is Key To Cold Calling


KEEPING DOORS OPEN – April 2021
Partnerships Pivotal To Infection Prevention



FROM THE EDITOR: LESSONS LEARNED FROM THE PANDEMIC – April 2021
Technology Propels Jan/San Distributors




CASE STUDY – April 2021
Vacuums Help Modernize Campus Cleaning



MANAGEMENT COLUMN: PAVING THE PATH FORWARD – April 2021
It's Time To Reconsider Team Cleaning






FROM THE EDITOR: SUSTAINABILITY CAN STILL SHINE – April 2021
Promote Green Cleaning On Earth Day
















TOP PRODUCTS FOR HAND HYGIENE – February 2021
Selecting Soaps, Sanitizers For Facility Customers


QUALITY FLOOR CARE PROGRAMS PREVENT GERMS, PROMOTE HEALTH – February 2021
Certified Products Prevent Greenwashing







RECALCULATING FACILITY FLOOR CARE PLANS – February 2021
Distributor Consulting Key To Facility Floor Care


RECALCULATING FACILITY FLOOR CARE PLANS – February 2021
Robotic Cleaning Equipment ROI


RECALCULATING FACILITY FLOOR CARE PLANS – February 2021
Data Management Boosts Floor Care Efficiency


MARSDEN SERVICES WON THE SUPER BOWL OF CLEANING CONTRACTS – February 2021
Vendor Partnership Key To Super Bowl Contract








EMBRACE VIRTUAL – February 2021
Preparing For Virtual Events, Trade Shows


EMBRACE VIRTUAL – February 2021
Tips For Virtual Business Success


TOP PRODUCTS FOR HAND HYGIENE – February 2021
Comparing Liquid Vs. Foam Soap




BSCAI'S COVID-19 DISINFECTION & SAFETY COURSE NOW AVAILABLE IN SPANISH – February 2021
COVID-19 Certification Course For BSCs


OPTIMIZED VACUUMS PROMOTE IAQ – February 2021
Vacuum Setup Key To Quality Carpet Care


FACES OF THE FRONTLINE – February 2021
Jacqueline Roberts Excels Through Consistency



JUSTIFYING PRICE INCREASES – February 2021
Selling Service Key To BSC Price Increases



LEARNING FROM OUR EXPERIENCES – February 2021
Training, Supply Management Improves Cleaning Protocols


JOIN US FOR THE BSCAI LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE – February 2021
CEO Leadership Institute Now Virtual









CHANGE IS GOOD – February 2021
Reevaluate Cleaning Techniques As Facilities Open



ALL EYES ON DISINFECTING – February 2021
Cleaning Before Disinfecting Essential For Spraying


ALL EYES ON DISINFECTING – February 2021
Electrostatic Efficiently Targets Germs


ALL EYES ON DISINFECTING – February 2021
Tips For Safe Spraying, Chemical Purchasing








– 1/29/2021
Ecoclean Hires New CEO

















LEAD MEASURES ALL BSCS SHOULD BE TRACKING – November 2020
Methods To Evaluate BSC Performance




COVID CRACKDOWN – November 2020
Protecting BSCs From Liability Claims


COVER STORY – November 2020
Workplace Transparency Minimizes Legal Risk


EVALUATING CLEANING TECHNOLOGIES – November 2020
Tips For Choosing Between Infection Prevention Technologies


EVALUATING CLEANING TECHNOLOGIES – November 2020
Evaluating Emerging Cleaning Technologies


RENTING VS. OWNING COMMERCIAL CLEANING EQUIPMENT – November 2020
Key Factors To Making Equipment Purchasing Decisions


CELEBRATING SERVICE – November 2020
CLEAN Award Winners Embody BSC Excellence





ADDING VALUE WITH VACUUM SERVICES – November 2020
Equipment Training, Maintenance Retains Customers


ADDING VALUE WITH VACUUM SERVICES – November 2020
Free Services Lead To Revenue


ADDING VALUE WITH VACUUM SERVICES – November 2020
Marketing Post-Purchase Services Pays Dividends




EDITOR'S NOTE – November 2020
How BSCs Can Stand Out Among The Competition


STRATEGIC USE OF CHEMICALS – November 2020
Selecting Safe COVID-19 Disinfectants


REFRESHING THE MESSAGE – November 2020
Acme Rebrand Highlights Solutions-First Approach









KEEPING A FOCUS ON FLOOR CARE – November 2020
Revisiting Service, Product Opportunities Amid Reopening


KEEPING A FOCUS ON FLOOR CARE – November 2020
Pandemic Drives Disinfectant Demands


SAVE THE DATE FOR BSCAI'S 2021 CEO SEMINAR – October 2020
BSCAI CEO Seminar Slated For Hawaii In January


FACES OF THE FRONTLINE – November 2020
Tammy Davis Takes Charge On Cleaning Innovation


EXECUTIVE INSIGHTS: JOHN LEIFERMAN, CEO OF TEAM SOFTWARE – October 2020
TEAM Software CEO Discusses Industry Trends


CONTROLLING COMPLAINTS – November 2020
2020 Complaints Survey Highlights Cleaning Challenges


THANK YOU FOR JOINING US AT CONTRACTING SUCCESS+ – November 2020
BSCAI Contracting Success+ Provided Key Networking Opportunities


EDITOR'S NOTE – November 2020
Answering The Call And Sharing Pandemic Hobbies


RECRUITING WORKERS DURING COVID-19 – October 2020
Hiring Strategies Amid Coronavirus Pandemic


CLEAN STARTS WITH CLEAN MACHINES – November 2020
Machine Cleaning Programs Minimize Pathogens


CLEAN STARTS WITH CLEAN MACHINES – November 2020
Workloading For Machine Maintenance


IDENTIFYING PROSPECTS AND SUSPECTS IN COMMERCIAL CLEANING – October 2020
Client Selection Tips For BSCs





RAMPING UP PPE PROTOCOLS – November 2020
Steps For Implementing PPE


RAMPING UP PPE PROTOCOLS – November 2020
Protocols That Reduce Cross-Contamination


SEASON TWO OF CONTRACTING CONVERSATIONS IS NOW LIVE – October 2020
BSCAI's Podcast Returns






A LESSON IN STRATEGY – November 2020
Tips For An Organized Cleaning Department


WITH RESTROOMS, OCCUPANT ATTITUDES ALWAYS STINK – November 2020
Reducing Occupant Complaints


CASE STUDY – October 2020
Workloading And Bidding Software Help BSCs




FACES OF THE FRONTLINE – October 2020
Maria Marquez Latest Face Of The Frontline





ESTABLISHING IAQ PROTOCOL – October 2020
BSCs Aid In Improving Indoor Air Quality


ESTABLISHING IAQ PROTOCOL – October 2020
Chemicals, Training And Equipment Strategies For IAQ


A CRUCIAL CLEAN – October 2020
Assessing Top Products For Hand Hygiene


A CRUCIAL CLEAN – October 2020
Tips To Promote Handwashing



HOW QUICKLY THEY FORGET – October 2020
Maintaining Hygiene Amid Pandemic Fatigue


COLOR CODING PROVIDES SIMPLIFICATION – October 2020
Color Coding Simplifies Infection Prevention


COLOR CODING PROVIDES SIMPLIFICATION – October 2020
Simple Steps To Reduce Cross-Contamination


COLOR CODING PROVIDES SIMPLIFICATION – October 2020
Distributors Provide Guidance In Marketing, Education





A GOOD KIND OF TRAFFIC – October 2020
Changing Facility Foot Traffic Can Make Cleaning Easier


PREPPING FOR WINTER WEATHER – October 2020
Tips To Prevent Slip-And-Fall Injuries


PREPPING FOR WINTER WEATHER – October 2020
Matting Pivotal To Occupant Safety




BUILDING A TEAM – October 2020
Building Bryco Facility Services


BUILDING A TEAM – October 2020
Creating A Team Of Strong Leaders


BUILDING A TEAM – October 2020
Bryco Tackles Challenges As A Team




THE HILL I’LL DIE UPON – October 2020
Teaching Cleaning Fundamentals



RESEARCHING ROBOTICS – October 2020
Robotic Cleaning Boosts Daily Efficiency


RESEARCHING ROBOTICS – October 2020
Manufacturer Collaboration Ensures Proper Maintenance


GIVING GREEN THE GO-AHEAD – October 2020
Adopting Ergonomic Tools, Training




FACES OF THE FRONTLINE – October 2020
James Benge Embraces Off-The-Job Contributions



KEEPING TABS – October 2020
Survey Dissects Facility Cleaning Budgets






WITH ALL EYES ON CLEANING, DEPARTMENTS WOEFULLY UNDERSTAFFED – October 2020
Managing Cleaning Departments As Demands Rise


LIGHTENING THE LOAD – September 2020
Laundry Services Enhance Client Relationships


LIGHTENING THE LOAD – September 2020
Creating On-Site Laundry Programs


LIGHTENING THE LOAD – September 2020
IoT Equipment Boosts Operational Efficiency



SUPPORTING FOODSERVICE CUSTOMERS – September 2020
Pandemic Shifts Equipment Demands





MASTER YOUR MOPPING SYSTEM – September 2020
Experts Analyze Mopping Options



HAND HYGIENE AND COVID-19 – September 2020
Facilities To Adopt Touchless Products


HAND HYGIENE AND COVID-19 – September 2020
Setting A Template For Pandemic Preparation



LAUNCHING INTO UNCHARTERED TERRITORY – September 2020
Facility Managers Prepare For School Year




– 9/25/2020
ACI Postpones Convention


CLEANING DURING COVID SHUTDOWN – September 2020
Reopening Requires Multi-Department Planning


CLEANING DURING COVID SHUTDOWN – September 2020
Closures Allow For Restoration Projects



FACES OF THE FRONTLINE – September 2020
Vicky Virgen Leads As Demands Rise







WINNING THE BID – August 2020
Repeatable Processes For Securing Clients


WINNING THE BID – August 2020
Calculating Optimal Cleaning Rates




DISINFECTION COURSE OUTLINES ELEVATED STANDARDS – August 2020
Earn A COVID-19 Safety & Disinfection Certificate



KEEPING A LEVEL HEAD – September 2020
Cleaning For Health Includes Self-Care


WE’RE STILL IN THIS TOGETHER – September 2020
Pandemic Adjusts Cleaning Needs




POSITIONING BSCS FOR PANDEMIC SALES – August 2020
Avoiding Predatory Business During Outbreak


BSCAI MEMBER NEWS – August 2020
Contracting Conversations Podcast Launches


OPTIMIZING FLOOR CARE – August 2020
Keys To A Successful Floor Care Program


REGISTER FOR VIRTUAL CONTRACTING SUCCESS+ CONFERENCE – August 2020
BSCAI Conference Goes Virtual




OPTIMIZING FLOOR CARE – August 2020
Robotic Equipment Expands Staff Capability


CREATING AN IDEAL CUSTOMER PROFILE – August 2020
Decide Who And Who Not To Sell To



FACES OF THE FRONTLINE – August 2020
California Janitor Excels With Team-Oriented Approach



LENDING A HAND – August 2020
Distributors Provide Pandemic Consulting


LENDING A HAND – August 2020
Meeting Increased Cleaning Demands


FROM THE EDITOR – August 2020
First Impressions Key To Facility Reopening





CREATING CONNECTIONS – August 2020
Virtual Customer Connections Are A Necessity








HOW TO HANDLE URINE – June 2020
Procedures For Eliminating Urine Odors





FACES OF THE FRONTLINE - SPONSORED BY PROTEAM – June 2020
Marlene Lash Combines Quality Work With Customer Service



BE AN ELITE BSC – June 2020
Tips For BSC Growth





FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK – June 2020
Re-Evaluating Cleaning Tasks To Meet Customer Demands




EMPLOYMENT IN THE COMMERCIAL CLEANING INDUSTRY IN 2019 – June 2020
Frontline Labor Report Highlights Retention Strategies



BSCAI’S COMMERCIAL CLEANING RESOURCES FOR COVID-19 – June 2020
BSCAI COVID-19 Resources And Webinars


– 7/9/2020
S.P. Richards Sold





NEW REALITIES FOR JAN/SAN DISTRIBUTORS – June 2020
Adapting To Changes In Distributor Services


NEW REALITIES FOR JAN/SAN DISTRIBUTORS – June 2020
Managing Pandemic Supply Shortages


NEW REALITIES FOR JAN/SAN DISTRIBUTORS – June 2020
New Pandemic-Induced Customer Needs


EXECUTIVE INSIGHTS: FRANK TREVISANI, BSC, SPARTAN CHEMICAL COMPANY – June 2020
Spartan Chemical's Frank Trevisani Discusses Cleaning For Health


– 7/2/2020
BRAVO! Joins NSA



MANAGING MARIJUANA ODORS – June 2020
Combat Odors With Distributor Guidance


MANAGING MARIJUANA ODORS – June 2020
Overlooked Odor Sources


CHECK OUT BSCAI’S NEW PODCAST: CONTRACTING CONVERSATIONS – June 2020
New BSCAI Podcast To Cover Pandemic Response


APPROACHING CONTRACTS DURING THE COVID-19 TRANSITION – June 2020
Discussing Client Needs Before Reopening



INTRODUCING THE WINNERS – June 2020
Top Cleaning Chemical Products


INTRODUCING THE WINNERS – June 2020
Restroom Dispensers and Consumables Winners


INTRODUCING THE WINNERS – June 2020
Top Cleaning Tools


INTRODUCING THE WINNERS – June 2020
Cleaning Equipment And Accessories Winners


INTRODUCING THE WINNERS – June 2020
Distributors Name Top Jan/San Products




SUBMIT A BSCAI CLEAN AWARDS PROGRAM ENTRY BY JUNE 30 – June 2020
Nominations Open For 2020 BSCAI CLEAN Awards



A JOURNEY TO HEALTHY FLOORING PROGRAMS – June 2020
Polished Concrete Flooring Trims Spending, Improves Sustainability


LEANING INTO THE PANDEMIC – June 2020
Adapting To Sales In A Digitally-Dominated Economy



ADAPTING TO COVID-19 CHALLENGES – June 2020
Managing Inventory Amid The COVID-19 Pandemic


ADAPTING TO COVID-19 CHALLENGES – June 2020
Virtual Training And Procedural Shifts


ADAPTING TO COVID-19 CHALLENGES – June 2020
Connecting With Staff And Maintaining Morale


DISTRIBUTORS CAN BE A 'REOPENING RESOURCE' – June 2020
New Procedures, Facility Layouts Require Distributor Consulting


TARGETING HOSPITAL ACQUIRED INFECTION HOTSPOTS – June 2020
Reducing HAI's Wth Touchpoint Disinfecting


TARGETING HOSPITAL ACQUIRED INFECTION HOTSPOTS – June 2020
Cleaning Hospital Equipment, Bedside Area


TARGETING HOSPITAL ACQUIRED INFECTION HOTSPOTS – June 2020
Cleaning Soft Surfaces In Healthcare Facilities


TARGETING HOSPITAL ACQUIRED INFECTION HOTSPOTS – June 2020
Consistent Protocol Key To Infection Control









THE NEW NETWORKING – June 2020
Reconnecting At The Virtual Cleaning Summit












IN THE FIELD – April 2020
Custodial Ergonomics Boost Employee Health


IN THE FIELD – April 2020
BSC Contributions To Indoor Air Quality



CORDED VS. CORDLESS CONSIDERATIONS – April 2020
Corded Vs. Cordless Vacuum Features


CORDED VS. CORDLESS CONSIDERATIONS – April 2020
Manufacturers, Distributors Serve As Vacuum Selection Resources



ROUTINE CLEANING CAN ALSO BE NEW AND NOVEL – April 2020
Classic Cleaning Routines Are Made To Fight Coronavirus


TIME, ATTENDANCE SOLUTION IMPROVES LABOR COMPLIANCE – April 2020
Labor Management System Helps BSC Save





REINFORCING CHEMICAL PROTOCOL – April 2020
Chemical Training Vital To COVID-19 Management


CLEANERS AND DISINFECTANTS – April 2020
Developing An Effective Training Program





SEEKING GREENER PASTURES – April 2020
Indoor Air Quality Affects Education, Student Health


ESSENTIAL TOOLS FOR ESSENTIAL WORKERS – April 2020
Education, Protocols And Products To Combat COVID-19


ESSENTIAL TOOLS FOR ESSENTIAL WORKERS – April 2020
Cleaning, Disinfecting Both Vital In COVID-19 Protocol


ESSENTIAL TOOLS FOR ESSENTIAL WORKERS – April 2020
Electrostatic Sprayers Serve As Accurate Cleaning Tool


ESSENTIAL TOOLS FOR ESSENTIAL WORKERS – April 2020
Distributors Supply Products And Guidance During Pandemic




FACES OF THE FRONTLINE – April 2020
Laine Noah Leads Through Unprompted Contributions



FLOORING STANDARDS THAT PROTECT FACILITIES – April 2020
Testing Floors To Prevent Slip-And-Fall Accidents




EDUCATED DISPENSER DECISIONS – April 2020
Using Data To Determine Dispenser Setups


EDUCATED DISPENSER DECISIONS – April 2020
Dispenser Placement, Foot Traffic Pivotal For Setup



EMBRACING CLEAN INITIATIVES – April 2020
Green Cleaning, Sustainability Survey Highlights Industry Trends


EMBRACING CLEAN INITIATIVES – April 2020
Survey Identifies Tips On Maintaining Green Cleaning Initiatives


EMBRACING CLEAN INITIATIVES – April 2020
Survey Gauges Green Cleaning Equipment Adoption


EMBRACING CLEAN INITIATIVES – April 2020
Data Reveals Green Certification Trends For Cleaning Managers


EMBRACING CLEAN INITIATIVES – April 2020
Conveying Value To Maintain Green Initiatives






CLEANING: A CRUCIAL FUNCTION OF PUBLIC HEALTH – April 2020
COVID-19 Outbreak Emphasizes Cleaning Budgets, Frontline Support







HOPKINS TAKES CONTROL – February 2020
BSCAI President To Prioritize Events, Membership Resources



BSCAI MEMBER NEWS – February 2020
Commercial Cleaning For Large-Scale Events



BSCAI MEMBER NEWS – February 2020
BSCAI Board Of Directors Announced For 2020




SHOULD SUPERVISORS BE CUSTOMER RELATIONS EXPERTS? – February 2020
Improving Service With Supervisor-Client Relationships


CLEANING CHALLENGES OF UNFAMILIAR FLOORS – February 2020
Entrance Matting Minimizes Floor Soil


CLEANING CHALLENGES OF UNFAMILIAR FLOORS – February 2020
Unique Cleaning Requirements For Different Floors




VETTING YOUR VACUUM SELECTION – February 2020
Productivity And Ergonomic Considerations


FACES OF THE FRONTLINE - SPONSORED BY PROTEAM – February 2020
Rickevon Johnson Stands Out With Unprompted Contributions


CONTRACTORS CONVERGE ON BALTIMORE – February 2020
Targeted Education Slated For Clean Buildings Expo



FIVE INSIGHTS INTO CLEANING MANAGEMENT – February 2020
Engage Cleaning Staff For Operational Insight


A QUICK INTRODUCTION – February 2020
Zudonyi Takes Over As Editor-In-Chief






FACES OF THE FRONTLINE – February 2020
Sam Mills Exudes Leadership Beyond The Job


TAKING STOCK: WHAT’S IN YOUR CLOSET? – February 2020
Inventory Management Improves Cleaning Efficiency


SUPERBUGS IN SICKNESS AND IN HEALTH – February 2020
Innovative Tech, Safer Disinfectants Are Tools Worth Exploring


INTRODUCTIONS ARE IN ORDER – February 2020
Zudonyi Introduces Herself As Editor-In-Chief


EVOLVING WITH EVS – February 2020
Determining EVS Protocol In Healthcare Facilities


EVOLVING WITH EVS – February 2020
Overlooked Touchpoints Lead To Cross-Contamination


EVOLVING WITH EVS – February 2020
Adopting Proper Disinfection Equipment



VETTING YOUR VACUUM SELECTION – February 2020
Distributors And Manufacturers Offer Vacuum Expertise


WHEN TO GO ROBOTIC – February 2020
When Customers Need Robotic Floor Care Machines


WHEN TO GO ROBOTIC – February 2020
Consider ROI, Workload Before Buying Robotic Equipment


CURATIVE CLEANING PLAN COMBATS COLDS AND FLU – February 2020
Promoting Hygiene To Minimize Infections


CURATIVE CLEANING PLAN COMBATS COLDS AND FLU – February 2020
Cold And Flu Viruses Require Frequent Disinfecting


CURATIVE CLEANING PLAN COMBATS COLDS AND FLU – February 2020
Technology Essential To Eliminate High-Resistance Infections




CLEAN BUILDINGS EXPO RETURNS TO BALTIMORE – February 2020
Clean Buildings Expo To Offer Expanded Education Sessions
Clean Buildings Expo highlights education, product information and networking for facility cleaning managers.



EDITOR'S NOTE – February 2020
Coronavirus Stresses Cleaning Education


























ELECTROSTATIC PROVIDES EXTRA PROTECTION DURING FLU SEASON – November 2019
How One BSC Prevents Illness Using Electrostatic Tech


AWARDING SERVICE – November 2019
The People Who Received BSCAI’s Highest Honors





THE FUTURE OF CLEANING LIES IN STANDARDIZATION – November 2019
Why Standardized Cleaning Is Important


A LESS TOXIC APPROACH TO INFECTION CONTROL – November 2019
Cleaning’s Role In Public Health



CURATING KNOWLEDGE HELPS UNLEASH IT – November 2019
Search The Web Strategically For Green Cleaning Products


CASE STUDY – November 2019
No-Touch Cleaning Keeps Schools Spotless


– 12/5/2019
Winter Carpet Care Tips




FACILITY FOCUS: KEEPING PACE WITH HIGH-TRAFFIC FACILITIES – November 2019
Sensor Technology Simplifies Restroom Stocking


KEEPING PACE WITH HIGH-TRAFFIC FACILITIES – November 2019
IoT Advancements Measure Employee Performance






CARPET DRYING DEMYSTIFIED – November 2019
Protect Carpets With Proper Dry Times


CARPET DRYING DEMYSTIFIED – November 2019
Techniques To Speed Up Carpet Drying












BACK TO VEGAS FOR BSCAI – October 2019
Annual BSCAI Event Boasts Meaningful Education


INCREASING THE CIRCULARITY OF FACILITIES LIFE – October 2019
Products As A Service Promotes Cleaning Efficiency







PUSHING CARTS – October 2019
Janitor Carts Present Selling Opportunity



ADOPTING ON-SITE GENERATION – October 2019
Researching On-Site Generation Technology


ADOPTING ON-SITE GENERATION – October 2019
Facilities Find Success With Water Technologies


PULLING THE PLUG – October 2019
Embrace Cordless Vacuum Cleaners


PULLING THE PLUG – October 2019
The Benefit Of Cordless Backpacks



CRACKING THE CODE – October 2019
How Cleaning Impacts Hospitality And Retail Facilities


CRACKING THE CODE – October 2019
Cleaning Prevents School Sickness And Absenteeism


CRACKING THE CODE – October 2019
The Importance Of Cleaning In Foodservice Areas


CRACKING THE CODE – October 2019
What Slips And Falls Can Cost Facilities


CRACKING THE CODE – October 2019
Prevent Spread Of Infection In Commercial Businesses


CRACKING THE CODE – October 2019
Statistics That Justify Cleaning Costs And Investments


FROM THE EDITOR: KNOWLEDGE IS POWER – October 2019
Facility Managers Use Data To Support Cleaning Initiatives
















KICKING THE BUCKET – September 2019
Onboard-Dispensing Mops Reduce Labor Costs





– 9/25/2019
Tips For Using Degreaser


DON’T NEGLECT SOFT SURFACES IN PATIENT ROOMS – September 2019
Hospital Bed Mattress, Curtains Require Attention





EMBRACING ROBOTIC FLOOR SCRUBBERS – September 2019
Autonomous Cleaning Equipment Helps Facilities In A Big Way







CLEANING ON THE FIRST SHIFT – August 2019
Vacuum Helps Make The Switch To Day Cleaning





WHAT CUSTOMERS WANT – August 2019
The Ideal BSC According to Facility Executives






















DISINFECT FASTER WITH ELECTROSTATIC TECHNOLOGY – June 2019
Electrostatic Sprayers Reduce Sickness, Save Time

















MANAGING CLEANING EXPECTATIONS – June 2019
How Home Economics Helped Shape The Profession Of Clean







IS YOUR RECYCLING PROGRAM IN THE DUMPS? – June 2019
Create Recycling Programs That Work


IS YOUR RECYCLING PROGRAM IN THE DUMPS? – June 2019
The History Of Recycling


IS YOUR RECYCLING PROGRAM IN THE DUMPS? – June 2019
Reduce Recycling Contamination


IS YOUR RECYCLING PROGRAM IN THE DUMPS? – June 2019
Financial Benefits Of Proper Recycling Programs



2019 MANAGEMENT SURVEY – June 2019
Cleaning Executives Comment On Management Priorities


2019 MANAGEMENT SURVEY – June 2019
Survey Outlines Facility Cleaning Budgets


2019 MANAGEMENT SURVEY – June 2019
Cleaning Managers Outline Purchasing Trends


2019 MANAGEMENT SURVEY – June 2019
Staffing Challenges Many Cleaning Departments Face


IN THE FIELD – April 2019
High Vacuuming Improves Indoor Air Quality






FACILITY FOCUS: ADVANTAGES TO WATER TECHNOLOGIES – April 2019
Aqueous Ozone Controls Pollutants And Protects Staff


FACILITY FOCUS: ADVANTAGES TO WATER TECHNOLOGIES – April 2019
Testing Effectiveness Of Cleaning Technologies


FACILITY FOCUS: ADVANTAGES TO WATER TECHNOLOGIES – April 2019
Training Staff On Advantages Of Water Technologies


GROWING A GREEN PROGRAM – April 2019
Green, Sustainable Survey Outlines Cleaning Trends


GROWING A GREEN PROGRAM – April 2019
Survey: Green Cleaning Trends


GROWING A GREEN PROGRAM – April 2019
Where Sustainable Practices Fit In Facilities


GROWING A GREEN PROGRAM – April 2019
Survey Dives Into Green Certifications




– February 2019
Education Schedule For CBE




HOLDING ON – February 2019
What BSCs Must Do To Solve Retention Woes



ROBOTS ARE CHANGING DISTRIBUTORS' ROLES – February 2019
Autonomous Cleaning Equipment Force Distributors To Consult More



GREEN CLEANING COLUMN – February 2019
Growth In Sustainable Innovation



BENCHMARKING THE GREEN CLEANING MOVEMENT – February 2019
Survey: Why Schools Implement Green Cleaning


BENCHMARKING THE GREEN CLEANING MOVEMENT – February 2019
Driving The Green Cleaning Movement In Schools


BENCHMARKING THE GREEN CLEANING MOVEMENT – February 2019
Advocating For Health Schools


CORDLESS BACKPACK VACUUM SAVES ON LABOR – February 2019
A Purchase That Helps Business Grow


CLEANING VS. DISINFECTING: USING THE RIGHT TERMS – November 2018
Know The Difference Between Cleaning, Disinfecting And Sanitizing



BUILDING A COMPANY AROUND ROBOTICS – November 2018
Business Uses Robotic Cleaning Technology To Empower Workers


DISINFECTANT RECOMMENDATION REDUCES C. DIFF CASES – November 2018
Two-Step Cleaning Process Improves Hospital Conditions



GREEN CLEANING: LOOK WHAT THE OCCUPANT DRAGGED IN – November 2018
Identify And Combat Cleaning Challenges




FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK – November 2018
Report Helps Determine Ideal Cleaning Cost


FACILITY FOCUS – November 2018
Cleveland Clinic Shares Lessons In Waste Diversion


FACILITY FOCUS – November 2018
Fighting Contamination In Recycling



THINK OUTSIDE THE BIN – November 2018
Alternatives To Traditional Waste And Recycling


THINK OUTSIDE THE BIN – November 2018
Truly Sustainable Method To Managing Waste


THINK OUTSIDE THE BIN – November 2018
Gaining Support For Sustainable Initiatives


CLEANING BY THE NUMBERS – November 2018
Report Outlines Staffing, Costs And Frequencies Of Cleaning



PURCHASING PRIORITIES – October 2018
Factors To Consider When Buying Floor Care Equipment




PROPONENTS OF PROPORTIONERS – October 2018
What To Consider When Introducing Proportioners


PROPONENTS OF PROPORTIONERS – October 2018
Advantages Of Pre-measured Chemical Packages


– October 2018
ISSA Voices Concern


CHASING THE SHINE – October 2018
Clean, Shiny Floors Create An Impression


CHASING THE SHINE – October 2018
The High Price Of Shiny Floors


CHASING THE SHINE – October 2018
Low-Maintenance Flooring Options For Facilities


CHASING THE SHINE – October 2018
Tips For Long-Lasting Floor Shine


FROM THE EDITOR – October 2018
Amazon Launches Jan/San Private-Label Line


SHARPEN YOUR SKILLS – October 2018
Cleaning Industry Veterans Share Management Tips


SHARPEN YOUR SKILLS – October 2018
Management Advice For New And Veteran Cleaning Executives


SHARPEN YOUR SKILLS – October 2018
Biggest Challenges Cleaning Managers Face


GROWING WITH THE INDUSTRY – September 2018
Preparing McLemore Building Maintenance For The Future








SELLING SUSTAINABILITY – September 2018
Iowa-Des Moines Supply Goes Beyond Green Cleaning Products



FROM THE EDITOR – September 2018
ISSA 2018 Puts Innovation On Display



TRACKING JANITOR PRODUCTIVITY WITH APPS – August 2018
Exploring Evidence-Based Cleaning



THE POWER OF PEERS – August 2018
Peer-To-Peer Networking Helps Solve Issues



SHOPPING FOR CARTS – August 2018
Choosing The Right Cleaning Cart Or Caddy


SHOPPING FOR CARTS – August 2018
Importance Of Organized Cleaning Carts


PRIORITIZING CLEANING OVER EVERYTHING ELSE – August 2018
Dirty Schools Impact Student Performance


ORDERING INSIGHT – August 2018
An Examination Of The End Users' Purchasing Habits


FACILITY FOCUS: CHEMICAL SWITCH USHERS IN GREEN CLEANING PROGRAM – August 2018
Changing Chemicals Propels Green Cleaning Program


FACILITY FOCUS: CHEMICAL SWITCH USHERS IN GREEN CLEANING PROGRAM – August 2018
Benefits Of Streamlining Cleaning Chemicals


OVERCOME COMMON GREEN CLEANING MISTAKES – August 2018
Techniques To Achieving Green Cleaning Buy-In


OVERCOME COMMON GREEN CLEANING MISTAKES – August 2018
Research That Supports Sustainability In Schools


OVERCOME COMMON GREEN CLEANING MISTAKES – August 2018
Communicating And Promoting Green Cleaning Initiatives


CLEANING THE UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND – August 2018
Campus Residents Push For Green And Sustainable Initiatives


CLEANING THE UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND – August 2018
University Specializes On Strategies Resulting In Success










OPPORTUNITY & ACQUISITION – July 2018
Imperial Dade Grows Company With Calculated Aggression


INNOVATION AWARD WINNERS – July 2018
Robot Technology Garners High Praise At Interclean


CLEANING'S FUTURE ON DISPLAY – July 2018
Compact, Truly Autonomous Robots Entice Cleaning Industry




FROM THE EDITOR – July 2018
Germs Deserve Our Attention



BOOK CLUB – June 2018
Life Lessons From The Janitor


CLEAN RESTROOMS MEAN BUSINESS – June 2018
Spray-And-Vac Cleaning Provides Clean Appearance


CERTIFIED SUCCESS – June 2018
Cleaning Accreditation Boosts Professional Growth



SIT OR STAND, JUST DON'T WALK – June 2018
Riding Commercial Floor Cleaners Superior To Walk-Behind Machines






ADAPT, MIGRATE OR DIE – June 2018
Staffing Challenges Facing Cleaning Departments


IF COW BELLS COULD TALK – June 2018
Supporting Staff Through Interaction And Positive Feedback






CHOOSING FULL COVERAGE – June 2018
Disinfect Hard-To-Reach Surfaces


CHOOSING FULL COVERAGE – June 2018
Reduce Labor Costs With Electrostatic Cleaners




FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK – June 2018
Trade Show Shows Future Of Cleaning Industry








INDUSTRY STATISTICS – April 2018
2018 Report On The Building Service Contractor Market


IOT-EQUIPPED DISPENSERS HELP REDUCE COMPLAINTS – April 2018
Data Generation Helps Track Towel, Soap Supply



PROGRESS IN GREEN CLEANING – April 2018
Evolution Of Green Cleaning Initiatives


PROGRESS IN GREEN CLEANING – April 2018
Future Of Cleaning Green


TRANSITION TO ELECTROSTATIC MACHINE PROVES SUCCESSFUL – April 2018
Electrostatic Cleaning Helps Improve Business



CAPTURING THE ESSENCE OF ENCAPSULATION – April 2018
Benefits Of Cleaning Carpets Using Encapsulation


CAPTURING THE ESSENCE OF ENCAPSULATION – April 2018
Sustainable Advantages To Encapsulation


CAPTURING THE ESSENCE OF ENCAPSULATION – April 2018
Putting Carpet Cleaning Polymers To The Test


CAPTURING THE ESSENCE OF ENCAPSULATION – April 2018
Outline When To Encapsulate Or Extract Carpeting


FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK – April 2018
CBE Will Bring BSCs And Facility Executives Together



VACANCY DUE TO IMMIGRATION – April 2018
DACA Dilemma Could Cause Janitorial Staffing Issues



IF YOU CAN’T BEAT ‘EM, REDIRECT ‘EM – April 2018
Techniques To Steer Facility Initiatives In A More Sustainable Direction


CASE STUDY: BATTERY MAINTENANCE REDUCES CUSTOMER COMPLAINTS – March 2018
Good Floor Care Starts With The Right Battery


THE BENEFITS OF BRAND NAMES – September 2018
Selling Commercial Versions Of Consumer Brands



UNPLUGGING FOR GREATER EFFICIENCY AND COST SAVINGS – February 2018
Battery Upright Vacuums Lead To Improved Productivity


PREPARED FOR ANYTHING – February 2018
Distributors Must Be Ready To Service Any New Floor




WHY EMPLOYEES LEAVE – February 2018
Bad Management Greatly Impacts Janitorial Staff Turnover


FOSTERING STRONG LEADERS – February 2018
Key To Nurturing Successful Custodial Leaders


FOSTERING STRONG LEADERS – February 2018
Power Of Networking In Cleaning Industry


FOSTERING STRONG LEADERS – February 2018
Responsibilities Of Strong Leaders


DESIGNING STRATEGIES THAT PROTECT FLOORS – February 2018
Proper Maintenance Schedules That Protect Floors


DESIGNING STRATEGIES THAT PROTECT FLOORS – February 2018
Choosing Chemicals Based On Varying Floor Types




REACHING INTO THE RAFTERS – February 2018
Vacuums That Tackle Previously Neglected Surfaces


REACHING INTO THE RAFTERS – February 2018
Using Proper Vacuuming Equipment Promotes Health And Safety



GREEN CLEAN STILL MATTERS – November 2017
Facility Executives Still Care About Green Cleaning



– November 2017
Selling Floor Cleaning Robots


THE SOUTHERN UTE INDIAN TRIBE EMBRACES ECO-FRIENDLY ODOR CONTROL – November 2017
CASE STUDY: Control Odors While Protecting The Environment


EXPLAINING ON-SITE GENERATION – November 2017
What Is On-site Generation Of Cleaning Products?


EXPLAINING ON-SITE GENERATION – November 2017
Understanding Aqueous Ozone Cleaning Technology


EXPLAINING ON-SITE GENERATION – November 2017
Disinfecting With On-Site Generation Technologies


TEAMING UP ON GREEN CLEANING – November 2017
Sustainable Cleaning Is A Shared Responsibility


TEAMING UP ON GREEN CLEANING – November 2017
Communicating Green Cleaning Initiatives


GETTING THE RIGHT WORDS OUT – November 2017
Communicating Green Cleaning Advantages


FROM THE EDITOR – November 2017
Keeping Up With Industry Trends


GREEN CLEANING TRENDS – November 2017
Benefits Of Green And Sustainable Initiatives


GREEN CLEANING TRENDS – November 2017
Survey Outlines Sustainable Cleaning Initiatives


SUSTAINABILITY’S IMPACT ON OCCUPANT WELLNESS – November 2017
Building Operations Supports Human Health And Wellness


SUSTAINABILITY’S IMPACT ON OCCUPANT WELLNESS – November 2017
Cleaning Standards That Focus On Wellness


SUSTAINABILITY’S IMPACT ON OCCUPANT WELLNESS – November 2017
Cleaning That Limits Toxic Exposure



HEALTH BENEFITS DRIVE GREEN CLEANING – November 2017
Using Green Cleaning To Promote Occupant Health






ANSWERING THE CALL – October 2017
Top Complaints Plaguing Facility Cleaning Managers



KEEPING TABS ON FLOOR EQUIPMENT – October 2017
Using IoT To Manage Floor Equipment Fleet


KEEPING TABS ON FLOOR EQUIPMENT – October 2017
Technology That Streamlines Floor Cleaning


KEEPING TABS ON FLOOR EQUIPMENT – October 2017
Using Data To Improve Cleaning Processes


KEEPING TABS ON FLOOR EQUIPMENT – October 2017
Productivity Gains Of Floor Cleaning Equipment







FIVE STEPS TO GOING GREEN – October 2017
Shifting From Green Cleaning To Sustainability


FIVE STEPS TO GOING GREEN – October 2017
Steps To Implementing Green Cleaning Programs


FIVE STEPS TO GOING GREEN – October 2017
Introducing Green Products And Processes


FIVE STEPS TO GOING GREEN – October 2017
How Vendors Help Support Sustainability


THE PROPER STEPS TO CLEANING A RESTROOM – September 2017
Step-by-step Restroom Cleaning Procedures





DON’T DO WINDOWS? MAYBE IT’S TIME TO START – September 2017
Diversifying Into Window Cleaning Services




PREVENTING CART CONTAMINATION – September 2017
Keeping Housekeeping Carts Clean


PREVENTING CART CONTAMINATION – September 2017
Cleaning Of Carts Gets Overlooked


PREVENTING CART CONTAMINATION – September 2017
Customizing Custodial Carts


THE TOOLS YOU NEED TO MAKE CHANGE – September 2017
Promoting Green Cleaning In Schools


THE TOOLS YOU NEED TO MAKE CHANGE – September 2017
Soliciting Green Cleaning Buy-In


THE TOOLS YOU NEED TO MAKE CHANGE – September 2017
Stats That Support Sustainability


THE TOOLS YOU NEED TO MAKE CHANGE – September 2017
Partners That Help Promote Green


HOW TO PREVENT RESTROOM COMPLAINTS – August 2017
Accurate Cleaning Frequencies Will Mitigate Complaints



AN EXTRAORDINARY EXPERIENCE – August 2017
Seminars Tout Green And Healthy Schools


ASSESSING YOUR SUSTAINABLE CLEANING PROGRAM – August 2017
Steps To Transitioning To Green Cleaning


ASSESSING YOUR SUSTAINABLE CLEANING PROGRAM – August 2017
Creating A Sustainability Plan



BRINGING WORKOUT LESSONS TO WORK – August 2017
Benefits Of Training Cleaning Professionals
Benefits peer training can have on a green cleaning program

FUTURE FORECAST – August 2017
Cleaning Preserves Buildings For The Future
“The difference between a ruin and a building in use is the janitor.”

THE EVOLUTION OF GREEN CHEMICALS – June 2017
How Green Cleaning Chemicals Have Improved Through The Years



UPON CLOSER INSPECTION – June 2017
Inspection Programs That Focus On Cleanliness


UPON CLOSER INSPECTION – June 2017
Defining Cleaning Standards


UPON CLOSER INSPECTION – June 2017
Protocol For Cleaning Facilities




SUSTAINABILITY BY ANOTHER NAME – June 2017
Common Sense Practices That Drive Sustainable Initiatives




WHEN TO USE A CLEANER, SANITIZER OR DISINFECTANT – April 2017
Sanitizing, Cleaning And Disinfecting: Know The Differences





– April 2017
Defining Cleaning Chemicals
Ensuring that the correct products are used throughout the department

PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT – April 2017
Touting Training
Staff training is critical to a successful green cleaning program

THE FUTURE OF FLOOR CARE – April 2017
How Robotic Cleaning Equipment Is Changing The Industry






THE SCIENCE OF GREEN CLEANING – April 2017
Perfecting Cleaning For Health


THE SCIENCE OF GREEN CLEANING – April 2017
Improving Cleaning Process And Procedures


THE SCIENCE OF GREEN CLEANING – April 2017
Growing A Green Cleaning Program


TOUCHLESS RESTROOM MACHINES BRING GROWTH – April 2017
BSCs Discover Benefits Of A Restroom Cleaning Machine




FROM THE EDITOR’S DESK – April 2017
The Benefits Of Events Such As The Cleaning Show, Clean Buildings Expo
Learn By Leaving The Office

FROM THE EDITOR – April 2017
Changing Trends For Contract Cleaning Customers
These trends will likely cause a number of changes for end users in the next few years

THE DOS AND DON’TS OF CARPET CARE – April 2017
Biggest Carpet Care Mistakes


THE DOS AND DON’TS OF CARPET CARE – April 2017
Proper Steps To Clean Carpets


THE DOS AND DON’TS OF CARPET CARE – April 2017
Using Matting To Prolong Carpet Life





FROM THE EDITOR – 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 – 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

WORTHY OF PRAISE – November 2016
Cleaning Contractors Earn Praise From Their Own With CLEAN Awards
The BSCAI CLEAN Awards recognize outstanding achievements in the contract cleaning market

FINDING THE GREENER LINING – November 2016
Creating Sustainable Waste Management Programs
Facilities are beginning to explore sustainable alternatives to traditional trash liners

AVOIDING COMMON CARPET CLEANING MISTAKES – November 2016
Top Carpet Cleaning Mistakes For BSCs
There are plenty of things that can go wrong when it comes to carpet cleaning


FROM THE EDITOR’S DESK – November 2016
Are You Ready For Robot Cleaning?


SUSTAINABLE TRACTION – November 2016
Roundtable: Green Cleaning Product Skepticism
Green products are expected, but sustainability initiatives are gaining momentum at the distributor level


CARTS CAN BE CUSTOMIZED TO MEET SPECIFIC NEEDS – September 2016
Newest Janitorial Carts Offer Many Features



DO YOU CARRY THESE AWARD-WINNING PRODUCTS? – September 2016
Top Commercial Cleaning Products Win Distributor Choice Awards


IT’S EASY TO ADD WINDOW CLEANING – September 2016
Down And Dirty: Diversify Services With Professional Window Cleaning


ENGINEERED WATER BRINGS SIMPLICITY, COST SAVINGS – September 2016
The Benefits Of Cleaning With Electrolyzed Water





OPENING THE DOOR TO CLEANING EFFICIENCIES – September 2016
Restroom Cleaning That Saves Time And Money
Streamlining cleaning processes in restrooms can save departments time and money

OPENING THE DOOR TO CLEANING EFFICIENCIES – September 2016
Streamlining Restroom Cleaning Processes


OPENING THE DOOR TO CLEANING EFFICIENCIES – September 2016
Cleaning Tools With Productivity Gains




TEACHING GREEN – September 2016
School Launches Cleaning For Health Program
Steps that Clarke County School District took to improve the health of their students and staff

TEACHING GREEN – September 2016
Healthy Schools: Getting Buy-In From Staff


FROM THE EDITOR – August 2016
Cleaning Industry Embraces Internet Of Things


DOWN AND DIRTY: SPEED UP RESTROOM CLEANING – August 2016
Clean Faster In The Restroom



CURTAIN CALL – August 2016
Cleaning And Disinfecting Soft Surfaces





‘PIONEERING’ GREEN – June 2016
Building A LEED-compliant, Green Seal-certified Program



DOWN AND DIRTY: SCHOOL SECURITY IS OF UTMOST IMPORTANCE – June 2016
Consider Employee Background Screening When Staffing Schools



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


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


THERE’S A CART FOR THAT – June 2016
Cleaning Carts That Are Attractive And Functional


THERE’S A CART FOR THAT – June 2016
Transitioning To New Carts


BACK FROM ISSA/INTERCLEAN AMSTERDAM – June 2016
Robotic Cleaning Takes Center Stage At Industry’s Largest Trade Show




LEADING A MOVEMENT – June 2016
Implementing A Green Cleaning Program


LEADING A MOVEMENT – June 2016
Promoting Healthy Cleaning Practices


GREEN CLEANING INITIATIVES FOR HEALTHIER SCHOOLS – May 2016
Promoting Student Health And Sustainable Cleaning


GREEN CLEANING INITIATIVES FOR HEALTHIER SCHOOLS – May 2016
Measuring Green Cleaning Milestones


SHEDDING LIGHT ON UV TECHNOLOGY – May 2016
Benefits Of Disinfecting With UV Technology


SHEDDING LIGHT ON UV TECHNOLOGY – May 2016
Augmenting Cleaning With Disinfecting Technology


SHEDDING LIGHT ON UV TECHNOLOGY – May 2016
Training And Compliance Of Disinfection Equipment


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



BUILDING A GREEN TEAM – April 2016
Tips For Managers Launching Green Cleaning Programs


BUILDING A GREEN TEAM – April 2016
The Players Needed For A Winning Green Cleaning Team



ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF A TOUCH-FREE RESTROOM – April 2016
Examining The Life Cycle Of Restroom Fixtures


ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF A TOUCH-FREE RESTROOM – April 2016
When To Convert To Touch-Free Restrooms


BREAKING THE CLEANING STEREOTYPE – April 2016
Improving Public Perception Of The Cleaning Industry





BOOK CLUB: BE PREPARED TO EXIT YOUR BUSINESS AT ANYTIME – February 2016
Tips For Selling A Cleaning Business



WORLD-CLASS FACILITY REQUIRES UPSCALE, HYGIENIC RESTROOM EXPERIENCE – February 2016
The Key To Restroom Cleaning At The Louvre





STUDYING GREEN – November 2015
Five Challenges To Green Cleaning In Schools



WORKING WITH WATER – November 2015
Fitting Engineered Water Into Cleaning Programs


WORKING WITH WATER – November 2015
Cleaning With “Water” And Technologies Available


WORKING WITH WATER – November 2015
How Aqueous Ozone Technology Fits Into Cleaning


WORKING WITH WATER – November 2015
What To Be Aware Of When Cleaning With Water




– September 2015
Choosing The Cleaning Industry


IDEAS FOR GREEN CLEANING – October 2015
Using Aqueous Ozone To Clean For Health


IDEAS FOR GREEN CLEANING – October 2015
Green Cleaning Supports University Goals


IDEAS FOR GREEN CLEANING – October 2015