Kimberly-Clark Invests $30 million in North Carolina Plant May 22, 2018
Kimberly-Clark Corp., parent company of Kimberly-Clark Professional, announced plans to invest more than US$30 million in its Hendersonville, NC, manufacturing facility.
Atalian Merges With Servest May 17, 2018
Atalian Global Services has formally merged with Servest UK.
The two firms agreed to a joint venture in 2016. The newly created company will be known as Atalian Servest and employ more than...
Staples Makes Offer for Essendant May 17, 2018
Sycamore Partners, the private equity owners of Staples, Inc., has made an unsolicited proposal to acquire Essendant.
The conditional, non-binding proposal calls for Staples to pay acquire...
Ecolab Opens Manufacturing Plant in Japan May 15, 2018
Ecolab, Inc. has opened a new production facility in Noda, Japan.
The 12,600-square-foot plant primarily manufactures solid chemistry detergent products for commercial warewashing machines. The...
Imperial Dade Acquires Gulf Coast Paper May 11, 2018
Imperial Dade has acquired Gulf Coast Paper Co., Inc.
The purchase of the Victoria, TX-based paper products and janitorial supply distributor expands Imperial Dade’s service offerings and...
Georgia-Pacific to Open Supply-Chain Innovation Center May 11, 2018
Georgia-Pacific, LLC, parent company of Georgia-Pacific Professional, will invest up to US$7 million to open a supply-chain innovation center in Atlanta, GA.
Georgia-Pacific will initially open a...
Ecolab to Expand North Carolina Facility May 9, 2018
Ecolab, Inc. announced plans to expand its facility in Greensboro, NC.
The expansion project will add an additional 12,000 square feet to the plant, including a 3,000-square-foot cleanroom...
ISSA and Afidamp Create Jointly Owned Global Platform May 8, 2018
ISSA and Afidamp FAB, the Italian trade association for cleaning industry manufacturers, have announced a new partnership focused on jointly developing and executing go-to-market opportunities for...
Elevance Expands Distribution Network May 1, 2018
Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc. has entered into a distribution agreement with Azelis S.A.
The agreement calls for Azelis to serve as a distributor of the Elevance Clean® product line...
IFMA Approves Charter for U.K. Chapter May 1, 2018
The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) has approved a petition for the formation of a regional chapter within the United Kingdom.
The new chapter will provide localized support...