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Personnel & Employee Announcements
Colgate-Palmolive Appoints Chief Technology Officer

Colgate-Palmolive Co. has named Stephan Habif chief technology officer, effective September 1. Habif joins Colgate from L’Oréal S.A., where he served as...read more


Financial
ABM Lands Contract Extension With O’Hare Airport

ABM has been awarded a five-year contract extension with O’Hare International Airport in Chicago. The US$25 million-per-year deal calls for ABM to...read more


Financial
Grainger Increases 2nd-Quarter Sales 19%

W.W. Grainger Inc. has reported second-quarter sales of US$3.8 billion, an increase of 19.6% year-over-year. Grainger’s adjusted operating earnings for the quarter were...read more


Personnel & Employee Announcements
Tennant Names New Country Manager for UK

Tennant Co. has appointed Peter Tye country manager for the company’s operations in the United Kingdom (Tennant UK). Tye joins Tennant from Renault...read more


Growth & Acquisitions
Georgia-Pacific to Invest $80M in Alabama Production Facility

Georgia-Pacific LLC, parent company of GP PRO, announced plans to invest more than US$34 million in its GP Cellulose Alabama River mill near Monroeville,...read more


Financial
Medline Extends Partnership With New York Nursing Center

Medline Industries Inc. has extended its prime vendor partnership with St. Johnland Nursing Center in Kings Park, New York. Under the terms...read more


Personnel & Employee Announcements
Kimberly-Clark Names New Chief Technology Officer

Kimberly-Clark Corp., parent company of Kimberly-Clark Professional, has appointed Zack Hicks chief digital and technology officer. Hick joins Kimberly-Clark from Toyota Motors North...read more


Regulatory
ISSA LARU—Advocating for Healthy Spaces

Welcome to the latest ISSA Legislative & Regulatory Update, a biweekly roundup of the public-policy issues currently impacting the full cleaning supply...read more


Financial
Cintas Boosts Quarterly Dividend 21%

Cintas Corp. has increased the annual dividend on its common stock 21.1% to US$1.15 per share. The dividend is payable September 15 to Cintas...read more


Community Involvement
Aramark Increases Support of Minority-Owned Businesses

Aramark has announced the commencement of its second mentoring cohort with the Eastern Minority Supplier Development Council (EMSDC) and Southern California Minority...read more