News | Growth & Acquisitions


ABM Adds to Franchise Network
August 15, 2019

ABM announced  ATIGROUP Inc. has signed an agreement to join its Linc Service franchise network. The addition of the Flushing, Mich.-based mechanical service provider...read more


Brady Purchases Datek
August 12, 2019

Brady has acquired Datek Inc. Brady’s purchase of the North Little Rock, Ark.-based  distributor of cleaning equipment and janitorial supplies expands the company’s geographical...read more


Ecolab Acquires Chemstar
August 12, 2019

Ecolab Inc. has purchased Chemstar Corp. Ecolab’s acquisition bolsters the company’s portfolio of food safety and cleaning and sanitizing solutions and includes...read more


SP Richards Details Plans for New HQ
August 12, 2019

Rick Toppin, president and CEO of S.P. Richards Co. (SPR) recently announced the company will relocate to a new headquarters by November 1. Last...read more


Aramark Acquires On-Demand Food Delivery Service
August 6, 2019

Aramark has acquired Good Uncle, a privately held app-based on-demand food delivery service. Launched in 2016, Good Uncle delivers high quality meals...read more


Newell to Move Headquarters and Retain Rubbermaid Unit
August 5, 2019

Newell Brands Inc., parent company of Rubbermaid Commercial Products, has confirmed it intends to retain the Rubbermaid unit, OPI reports. The Rubbermaid Commercial...read more


3M Sells Gas- and Flame-Detection Business
August 2, 2019

3M Sells Gas- and Flame-Detection Business 3M announced it has completed the sale of its gas- and flame-detection business to Teledyne Technologies...read more


Allied Universal Joins NSA
July 31, 2019

Allied Universal Janitorial Services is the latest member of National Service Alliance (NSA). NSA is a group-purchasing organization serving building service contractors and facility...read more