Articles | Innovations, Trends & Technology


An Ever-Evolving ‘New Normal’ New!
Mike Sawchuk | June 25, 2020

Coping with new challenges in the distribution industry

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A Dangerous World New!
Jeff Cross | June 12, 2020

Cleaners and restorers can open themselves up to huge liabilities when battling the coronavirus.

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Championing Diversity in the World of Clean New!
Dr. Felicia L. Townsend | June 10, 2020

Start with these best practices that support and elevate women in the workplace.

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Facility Management in a Post-COVID-19 World
Eugene Carr | June 30, 2020

Nurses, doctors, first responders–these job titles evoke a sense of urgency and importance. Now with the arrival of COVID-19, facility managers are...read more


Never Settle for Less than the Best
Nan Hallock | June 3, 2020

It was a never-ending frustration,” says Garin Hurlbut, environmental services (EVS) manager at Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York, about...read more


Rebuilding the Economy by Changing the Way the World Views Cleaning
Informa Markets | May 29, 2020

In light of the current impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and in recognition of of Global Exhibitions Day (June 3) ISSA, the...read more


Effective Cleaning in Schools and Senior Living Facilities
Dr. Greg S. Whiteley | May 26, 2020

In my last article, I highlighted the connection between the contaminants on the floor and the superbug risks for patients in hospitals....read more


Ice Wars
Jeff Cross | April 10, 2020

When winter strikes, virtually all cleaning professionals are concerned about icy sidewalks and the liability of someone slipping and falling. They are...read more


EarthSafe: A company on the move.
Graeme Golucki | April 8, 2020

EarthSafe Chemical Alternatives was launched in 2014 by co-founders Richard J. (RJ) Valentine and Jeremiah Gray. A serial entrepreneur and savvy investor,...read more


Supplier Audits
Michael Wilson | March 25, 2020

As distributors move up the ladder, providing supplies for more and larger organizations, they can expect to undergo what is commonly referred...read more


Competing in the E-Commerce World
Dick Friedman | March 23, 2020

 A survey of some 230 distributors revealed that Amazon Business (let’s call it AB to keep this simple) is a leader in...read more