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FROM THE EDITOR – April 2019
Clean Buildings Expo Impresses


FROM THE EDITOR – March 2019
Amazon Strikes Jan/San Distributors Again



CLEAN BUILDINGS EXPO SET TO DEBUT IN BALTIMORE – February 2019
Free Industry Trade Show Nears


– February 2019
Education Schedule For CBE



FROM THE EDITOR – November 2018
IoT Takes A Step Forward


PAPER TRAIL FROM A TO Z – November 2018
Explaining Sustainable Paper Products


PAPER TRAIL FROM A TO Z – November 2018
Defining Green Paper Terms


– October 2018
ISSA Voices Concern


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


NEW HOST CITY FOR ISSA SHOW – September 2018
Speakers, Innovative Products Highlight ISSA Show North America







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


CLEARING THE AIR – August 2018
Hand Dryer Manufacturers Discuss Industry Trends






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


– May 2018
Dawn Of The Sales Rep


JAN/SAN LEADER FOR 75 YEARS – May 2018
Sanitary Maintenance Celebrates Publication Milestone


PROGRESS IN GREEN CLEANING – April 2018
Future Of Cleaning Green





PREVENTING HAND-HYGIENE FAILURES IN HEALTHCARE – February 2018
Hurdles In Changing Handwashing Habits


PREVENTING HAND-HYGIENE FAILURES IN HEALTHCARE – February 2018
Joint Commission Pushes For Improved Hand Hygiene


PREVENTING HAND-HYGIENE FAILURES IN HEALTHCARE – February 2018
Advantages Of Handwashing Monitoring Systems



AN EXTRAORDINARY EXPERIENCE – August 2017
ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2017 Adds Plenty Of New Elements




FROM THE EDITOR’S DESK – August 2017
Two Great Conventions In Las Vegas



















– 4/6/2017
SCA Splits Into Two Separate Companies
One company will be focused on forest products operations and the other on global hygiene, including the current businesses of Personal Care and Tissue.

ACHIEVING MAXIMUM POTENTIAL – February 2017
ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2016 Sees Strong Distributor, Exhibitor Turnout
The North America show lived up to its theme of “unleashing the industry’s untamed potential” during this one week when key leaders and decision makers in the commercial cleaning industry come together

ACHIEVE EVEN GREATER POTENTIAL – September 2016
Chicago Is Set To Draw Building Service Contractors For ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2016


PLENTY OF POTENTIAL AT ISSA/INTERCLEAN – August 2016
ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2016 Heads To Chicago







EDUCATE CUSTOMERS ON THE RIGHT TOWEL AND TISSUE PRODUCTS – November 2015
Show Expertise By Recommending Towel And Tissue Solutions



THE LONG AND SHORT OF TOWELS AND TISSUES – November 2015
Distributors Can Extend Savings With Longer Roll Towels And Tissues




ADVANCEMENTS IN GREEN PAPER – November 2015
Trend Toward Recycling Paper Is Growing


ADVANCEMENTS IN GREEN PAPER – November 2015
Alternative Paper Fibers And Facilities That Embrace Them


ADVANCEMENTS IN GREEN PAPER – November 2015
Future Trends Of Recycled Paper Towels


BUILDING A STRONG NETWORK – November 2015
Education Available Through ISSA


– September 2015
Avoiding Family Business Issues


ISSA/INTERCLEAN RETURNS TO SIN CITY – September 2015
Las Vegas Welcomes Building Service Contractors for ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2015


ISSA/INTERCLEAN RETURNS TO SIN CITY – September 2015
What Facility Managers Can Expect At ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2015



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



SENDING THE RIGHT MESSAGE – April 2015
Customizing Restroom Dispensers Sends A Message


SENDING THE RIGHT MESSAGE – April 2015
Branding Restrooms Supports Facility Goals


SENDING THE RIGHT MESSAGE – April 2015
The Future Of Restroom Customization


ISSA/INTERCLEAN SHINES BRIGHT – February 2015
Thousands Visit Orlando For ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2014





FINDING BEAUTY IN A RESTROOM STAPLE – September 2014
Freetime: Richard Weiss, Owner of Weiss Bros., Collects Antique Toilet Paper


BIG THINGS IN STORE AT ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2014 – October 2014
Continuing Education Offerings At ISSA/INTERCLEAN


BIG THINGS IN STORE AT ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2014 – October 2014
Learn Best Practices By Networking With Custodial Executives


BIG THINGS IN STORE AT ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2014 – October 2014
Benefits Of Attending ISSA/INTERCLEAN


BIG THINGS IN STORE AT ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2014 – October 2014
Boost Your Career At The Annual IEHA Conference


GETTING EVEN GREENER – September 2014
Recycled Paper Towels Are The Mainstream





ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2014 TO BE BIGGER THAN EVER – September 2014
ISSA Orlando Boasts Four Keynotes And Four Days Of Education



CAPITOL GAINS, DISTRIBUTOR LOSSES – May 2014
GSA Proposes Changes To JanSan Requisition Channels


CAPITOL GAINS, DISTRIBUTOR LOSSES – May 2014
What Is The Federal Strategic Sourcing Initiative?



CAPITOL GAINS, DISTRIBUTOR LOSSES – May 2014
Critics Question JanSan FSSI's Benefits



UNROLLING TOILET TISSUE SANITATION – November 2013
Reducing Cross-Contamination Of Toilet Tissue


UNROLLING TOILET TISSUE SANITATION – November 2013
Minimizing Microbes on Toilet Tissue Dispensers


UNROLLING TOILET TISSUE SANITATION – November 2013
Touchless Toilet Tissue Improves Sanitation


FROM DISTRIBUTOR TO CAR CLUB JUNKIE – October 2013
Freetime: Roger Parrott Jr., ISSA Foundation


SM SALES SURVEY: SLOW GROWTH – October 2013
Successful Distributors Sell Solutions, Not Products


THE HYGIENIC BENEFITS OF PAPER TOWELS – September 2013
CDC Says Hand Drying Is Essential


THE HYGIENIC BENEFITS OF PAPER TOWELS – September 2013
America Has A Hand Hygiene Problem


THE HYGIENIC BENEFITS OF PAPER TOWELS – September 2013
Study: Mayo Clinic Compares Paper Towels, Other Hand Drying Methods


THE HYGIENIC BENEFITS OF PAPER TOWELS – September 2013
Remove More Germs With Proper Paper Towel Use


THE HYGIENIC BENEFITS OF PAPER TOWELS – September 2013
Mayo Experts Recommend Paper Towels


IT'S YOUR SHOW – September 2013
Start Planning For ISSA/INTERCLEAN






GHS COUNTDOWN – September 2013
Help Employers Meet The GHS Training Deadline



ONE MAN VS. THE UNION – August 2013
Dave Bego Urges SEIU To 'Fish Or Cut Bait'


IN THE FIELD: TOILET TISSUE GOES TOUCH-FREE – June 2013
Touchless Toilet Paper Dispensers – There's More Than The ‘Cool Factor’


IN THE FIELD: RESTROOM CARE – June 2013
Any Market Can Benefit From Automatic Toilet Tissue Dispensers

















– February 2013
How ISSA and CIRI Developed The Clean Standard: K-12
Scientists are using research to test school surfaces and define the true meaning of clean

– February 2013
Setting K-12 School Cleaning Standards
ISSA and CIRI are developing the Clean Standard: K-12 to standardize cleaning in schools

– February 2013
FTC Green Claims: Certifications and Seals of Approval
New FTC guidelines distinguish between third-party and self-certification



– November 2012
Green Certification for Towel and Tissue: Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)
Outlining the specifics of FSC, one of the green certifications found on towel and tissue products

– November 2012
Green Certification for Towel and Tissue: EcoLogo
Outlining the specifics of EcoLogo, one of the green certifications found on towel and tissue products

– November 2012
Green Certification for Towel and Tissue: Green Seal
Outlining the specifics of Green Seal, one of the green certifications found on towel and tissue products

– November 2012
Green Certification for Towel and Tissue: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Outlining the specifics of EPA, one of the green certifications found on towel and tissue products

– November 2012
Green Certification for Towel and Tissue: Green Restaurant Association (GRA)
Outlining the specifics of GRA, one of the green certifications found on towel and tissue products

– November 2012
Green Certification for Towel and Tissue: Green-e
Outlining the specifics of Green-e, one of the green certifications found on towel and tissue products

– November 2012
Green Certifications For Towel And Tissue
Breaking down the green certifications outlined on towel and tissue products

– November 2012
Janitorial Buying Groups Provide Networking Benefits At Member Conferences
Distributors come together at buying group meetings to network, learn industry trends and have fun


– October 2012
Toilet Tissue Dispensers Join The Touch-free Restroom
Touchless toilet tissue dispensers reduce overuse and assist handicapped patrons





– September 2012
ISSA/INTERCLEAN Heads To Chicago
This year's ISSA/INTERCLEAN highlights include a new exhibitor pavilion, Tom Brokaw keynote address and poker tournament





















– November 2011
Watch Out for Paper Cheaters
Don't get so caught up on the price of towel and tissue that you fall victim to cheater rolls

– November 2011
Saving on Towel and Tissue
Factors facility executives should consider before purchasing paper products

– November 2011
Towel and Tissue: Is Thin In?
Purchasers look at paper weight as a way to save









– September 2011
One 'Big' Show: ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2011
A week of education and networking highlights the Las Vegas convention




– July 2011
Cheater Paper: Are Distributors Selling It?
Deceitful distributors are selling customers short on paper purchases. How to remain profitable in today's volatile market of paper sales




UP CLOSE: TOWEL & TISSUE – April 2011
Paper Manufacturers Are On A Sustainable Roll
Paper manufacturers have taken towel and tissue products to a whole new level with sustainable forestry



IN THE NEWS – January 2011
Plenty of Action At ISSA/INTERCLEAN



NEWS TICKER – November 2010
Green Guideline Revisions Proposed By FTC


SPECIAL PRODUCTS SECTION – November 2010
ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2010 Product Showcase
The latest innovations from the Orlando trade show

SPECIAL SECTION – October 2010
2010 ISSA/INTERCLEAN Show Guide


ASHKIN ON GREEN – October 2010
See Green At ISSA/INTERCLEAN


PEOPLE – October 2010
ISSA Honors Industry Achievers


FEATURES – October 2010
Show Guide: ISSA is 'All About You'
This year, attendees will steer the content of the Orlando Trade Show

SHOW GUIDE – October 2010
2010 ISSA/INTERCLEAN Show Guide


ASSOCIATION UPDATE – September 2010
ISSA Elects 2010 Board Members


ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2010 PREVIEW – September 2010
This Year's Show Is 'All About You'
Distributors have the opportunity to steer the content of Orlando trade show




UP CLOSE: TOWEL & TISSUE – August 2010
Know Your Green Paper Certifications
Green paper products come with a laundry list of certifications. Breaking down what each one means


AROUND THE INDUSTRY – May 2010
Amsterdam Show Awards Innovation





IN THE NEWS – November 2009
A Sweet Homecoming For ISSA/INTERCLEAN



FEATURES – November 2009
Towel's Impact On Hand Washing
Proper hand washing is only effective if done right and seen through to the last step: Drying

ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2009 – September 2009
Chicago Trade Show Seminar Schedule And Exhibitor List



ASSOCIATION UPDATE – September 2009
ISSA Elects 2010 Board Members


FEATURE – August 2009
It's Showtime In Chicago
ISSA to debut new opportunities at ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2009 North America


BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT – August 2009
ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2009: Spotlight On Green, Networking


ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2009 PREVIEW – July 2009
ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2009: Green Is The 'Bright Idea'
ISSA announces highlights and keynote speaker for Chicago show

FREETIME – July 2009
Miss Oklahoma's Dad


UP CLOSE: TOWEL & TISSUE – July 2009
Making Sense Of Recycled Paper
Understanding the difference between recycled fiber and post consumer waste is step one to selling green paper




WEB BYTES – May 2009
ISSA Debuts New Home Page


ASSOCIATION UPDATES – April 2009
ISSA And BSCAI Co-locate Trade Shows




CONTRACTINGINSIGHTS – March 2009
Commission Vs. Salary: The Sales Pay Scale





ASSOCIATION NEWS – December 2008
ISSA Announces Partnerships With BSCAI, CSSA


UP CLOSE – September 2008
Towel & Tissue: On A Roll
Distributors are getting to know customer demands when it comes to paper products

ASSOCIATION UPDATES – September 2008
ISSA Summarizes VOC Regulations


ASSOCIATION UPDATES – August 2008
ISSA 2009 Board Members Elected




ASHKINONGREEN – August 2008
Green: Find It At ISSA/INTERCLEAN
At ISSA/INTERCLEAN, anticipate lots of exhibitors with green products and training programs

ISSA/INTERCLEAN® – August 2008
ISSA/INTERCLEAN® Las Vegas Show Guide


FEATURE – July 2008
Show Coverage: Cleaning Managers Prepare For Las Vegas
Convention attendees are quick to tout the benefits of industry-related trade shows and anxiously await ISSA/INTERCLEAN North America

MARKET BY MARKET: COMMERCIAL – July 2008
Preparing A Facility for 'The One Show'
The Las Vegas Convention Center staff sets their sights on ISSA/INTERCLEAN

FEATURE – July 2008
What's In The Cards?
ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2008 boasts events specifically for distributors


EDITORIAL – July 2008
Midwest's Green Reputation Growing


TRADE SHOW PREVIEW – July 2008
ISSA/INTERCLEAN 2008: A Look Ahead
Show mixes new features with popular sessions


FACE OF THE INDUSTRY – May 2008
Cosby To Deliver ISSA Keynote







ISSAREPORTS – November 2007
Updates from the Leading Association for the Cleaning Industry Worldwide
November / December 2007

ISSA/INTERCLEAN® 2007 – November 2007
ISSA Photo Recap
ISSA/INTERCLEAN® 2007 in Orlando was a smash hit, and here’s a look at some of the show and related events

ISSA/INTERCLEAN® 2007 – November 2007
ISSA Photo Recap
ISSA/INTERCLEAN® 2007 in Orlando was a smash hit, and here�s a look at some of the show and related events







FEATURE – September 2007
2007 ISSA/INTERCLEAN Show Guide


NEWS – September 2007
Industry Buzz


MANAGEMENT – September 2007
The Best Ways To Motivate Staff
Recognizing workers’ achievements will enhance performance and improve retention rates

ASHKINONGREEN – September 2007
Go Green At ISSA/INTERCLEAN®
Look for exhibitors that will help you differentiate your green company from others in the market



MARKET BY MARKET: COMMERCIAL – August 2007
All Eyes on Orlando
The Orange County Convention Center Welcomes ISSA/INTERCLEAN


NEWS – August 2007
Industry Buzz


MARKET PULSE: WASHROOM CARE – August 2007
Eco-Responsible Paper Products Gain Momentum
As a disposable product, paper isn't typically regarded as green. However, strides are being made by the industry's manufacturers to reuse materials and reduce waste


TRADE SHOW PREVIEW – August 2007
An Early Look At ISSA/INTERCLEAN




NEWSBRIEFS – July 2007
Senate Defeats Immigration Reform For A Second Time
Plus: Newt Gingrich To Speak At ISSA/INTERCLEAN North America

BUSINESSCENTER – July 2007
Maximizing Results From Your Sales Team
Poor managing of salespeople can lead to missed sales

FACE OF THE INDUSTRY – July 2007
Gingrich To Give ISSA Keynote



NEWS – June 2007
Industry Buzz






COVER STORY – April 2007
State of the Union
An update on recent SEIU activity. Plus, BSCs’ advice regarding organized labor

OPERATIONSLOG: SOAP, TOWEL & TISSUE – April 2007
BSCs Weigh In On Ways To Reduce Restroom Waste
Don’t be afraid to let the roll run out. If you change rolls before you need to, that is a total waste of product










ISSA 2006 PICTORIAL – November 2006
ISSA Pictorial 2006 (pdf)



RECAP – November 2006
ISSA/INTERCLEAN USA Sweeps Into Chicago
ISSA/INTERCLEAN® USA 2006 sweeps through the Windy City with opening-day record attendance. This special section features photos and more

NEWSWORTHY – November 2006
From Chicago To China, ISSA Draws Crowds













SHOW GUIDE – September 2006
Chicago Show Guide 2006 ISSA/ INTERCLEAN®
Windy City Welcomes the Jan/San Industry

ISSA REPORTS SEPTEMBER 2006 – September 2006
Updates from the Leading Association for the Cleaning Industry Worldwide


FACE OF THE INDUSTRY – September 2006
ISSA Foundation Names Board, Offers Scholarships


BUSINESSCENTER – September 2006
A Five-Step Approach To Effective Training


CITYGUIDE – September 2006
Show Guide
ISSA/INTERCLEAN® 2006

McCormick Place, Chicago








NEWS – August 2006
Industry Buzz




FACE OF THE INDUSTRY – August 2006
Trade Show Countdown: Chi-Town Sure To Charm








FACE OF THE INDUSTRY – May 2006
ISSA/INTERCLEAN® Mexico A Success




NEWSWORTHY – April 2006
Rudolph Giuliani Is ISSA Keynote Speaker





– November 2005
ISSA/Interclean: Record Year In Las Vegas
ISSA/INTERCLEAN® 2005 was definitely a winner in Sin City. Check out what took place in this special photo section

ISSA REPORTS NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2005 – November 2005
ISSA: Updates from the Leading Association for the Cleaning Industry Worldwide








INDUSTRY UPDATE – May 2005
ISSA Opens Its Doors To BSCs
The former supplier-only association is inviting BSCs into its membership ranks

OPERATIONS LOG – May 2005
Towel and Tissue: Watch Waste To Save Money
Towel & Tissue

EVERY ISSUE – May 2005
ISSA, Contracting Profits Team Up



BUSINESS BUILDER – November 2004
Who Manages Your Managers?


INDUSTRY BUZZ: BENCHMARKS – September 2004
CRI Launches Chemical Certification Program


INDUSTRY PROFILE – September 2004
New Orleans: No Big Easy Clean
The ISSA/Interclean host city has its own distinct cleaning challenges

INDUSTRY BUZZ: BENCHMARKS – July 2004
Study: Mold Tied to Breathing Problems


INDUSTRY BUZZ: BENCHMARKS – May 2004
Report: Cleaning has little impact on ‘superbug’


EVERY ISSUE – May 2004
News Briefs


CLEANING OPERATIONS: PAPER PRODUCTS – March 2004
Towel and Tissue Touch-and-Go
Why the specification of paper products should not be taken lightly