ISSA News feed for the Cleaning Industry
Sodexo Wins Customer Service Award
Mon, 20 May 2019 14:00:00 CST
Sodexo Wins Customer Service AwardSodexo has been named a recipient of a 2019 Confirmit Achievement in Customer Excellence (ACE) Award. Sodexo was named a Judge’s Choice winner in the B2B category for providing... Read more
Industry Loses Waxie VP
Mon, 20 May 2019 13:34:00 CST
Industry Loses Waxie VPJim Fischer, vice president of business development for Waxie Sanitary Supply, passed away May 13, 2019. He was 58. Fischer was born and raised in southern Minnesota, where he graduated from... Read more
Ecolab Wins Award for Foodservice Innovation
Fri, 17 May 2019 14:05:00 CST
Ecolab Wins Award for Foodservice InnovationEcolab, Inc. has been named the recipient of the National Restaurant Association’s 2019 Kitchen Innovations Award. Ecolab was honored for its Advanced Health Department Intelligence (HDI)... Read more
Sodexo Heralded for Inclusion Initiatives
Fri, 17 May 2019 13:34:00 CST
Sodexo Heralded for Inclusion InitiativesSodexo  has been named to the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce’s (NGLCC) 2019 Best-of-the-Best list. NGLCC's fourth-annual list, developed in collaboration with the National... Read more
Weekly Product Showcase May 17, 2019
Fri, 17 May 2019 09:00:00 CST
Weekly Product Showcase May 17, 2019Stay up to date on the industry's newest products and services from these ISSA members. No Touch, No Fuss The Evogen® EVNT3 menstrual care product dispenser from HOSPECO® provides... Read more
City Wide Donates to Ronald McDonald House
Thu, 16 May 2019 16:45:00 CST
City Wide Franchise recently donated US$12,000 to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Diego. The funds for the nonprofit were raised by City Wide’s corporate headquarters, its 55... Read more
Aramark Serves up Contract With Georgia Tech
Thu, 16 May 2019 16:20:00 CST
Aramark Serves up Contract With Georgia TechAramark has been named the on-campus dining services provider of the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), effective July 1, 2019. The deal calls for Aramark to design and deliver food... Read more
Bunzl Appoints New CFO
Thu, 16 May 2019 15:40:00 CST
Bunzl Plc, parent company of Bunzl Processor Division, has appointed Richard Howes chief financial officer (CFO), effective January 1, 2020. Howes joins Bunzl from international automotive... Read more
Cintas Crowns Top Custodian
Thu, 16 May 2019 15:26:00 CST
Cintas Crowns Top CustodianCintas Corp. has named Aristeo Flores of Scotts Valley Middle School in Scotts Valley, CA, the winner of its 2019 Custodian of the Year contest. The contest, now in its sixth year, called for... Read more
ISSA Members Among Best Corporate Citizens
Wed, 15 May 2019 16:15:00 CST
Seven ISSA-member companies have been named to Corporate Responsibility magazine’s 20th annual list of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens. The publication’s annual index... Read more
Essity President Honored by Youngstown State
Wed, 15 May 2019 15:45:00 CST
Don Lewis, president of Essity, has been awarded an honorary Doctor of Business Administration degree from Youngstown State University (YSU). A graduate of YSU, Lewis delivered the commencement... Read more
Jelmar Acquires ESPRO
Wed, 15 May 2019 15:15:00 CST
Jelmar, LLC has purchased Environmental Sports Products, LLC (ESPRO). Jelmar’s acquisition includes the ESPRO Sports Cleaner Stain Remover brand, which is used by more than 100... Read more
3M Continues Consistent Dividend Payout
Wed, 15 May 2019 14:49:00 CST
3M Continues Consistent Dividend Payout3M has declared a quarterly dividend of US$1.44 per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable June 12 to shareholders of record at the close of business May 24. 3M has paid... Read more
Johnson Controls Partners With Madison Square Garden
Tue, 14 May 2019 14:15:00 CST
Johnson Controls Partners With Madison Square GardenJohnson Controls, Inc. has been named the official and exclusive fire protection partner of Madison Square Garden and the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden. The deal calls for Johnson Controls... Read more
TEAM Software Acquires Lighthouse
Tue, 14 May 2019 13:45:00 CST
TEAM Software, Inc. has purchased, Inc. TEAM Software’s purchase of the Oakland, CA-based Lighthouse expands the company’s offerings of mobile workforce management... Read more
BRAVO! Appoints Director of Operations
Tue, 14 May 2019 13:15:00 CST
BRAVO! Appoints Director of OperationsBRAVO! Group Services, Inc. has promoted Alejandra Becerra to director of operations. Becerra has been with BRAVO! for more than 10 years, serving as the company’s continuous... Read more
Genuine Parts Names Paul Donahue Chairman
Tue, 14 May 2019 12:45:00 CST
Genuine Parts Co., parent company of S.P. Richards Co., has appointed Paul Donahue chairman of its board of directors. Donahue joined S.P. Richards as executive vice president of sales and... Read more
Imperial Dade Purchases Mid Continent Paper
Tue, 14 May 2019 12:15:00 CST
Imperial Dade Purchases Mid Continent PaperImperial Dade has acquired Mid Continent Paper & Distributing Co., Inc. Imperial Dade’s purchase of the St. Louis, MO-based paper and packaging distributor expands the... Read more
IEHA Partners With UNLV Harrah College of Hospitality
Mon, 13 May 2019 13:30:00 CST
IEHA Partners With UNLV Harrah College of HospitalityIEHA, a Division of ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association, and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) William F. Harrah College of Hospitality (HCOH) have agreed to partner on... Read more
Americo Celebrates 50th Anniversary
Mon, 13 May 2019 12:55:00 CST
Americo Celebrates 50th AnniversaryAmerico Manufacturing Co., Inc. recently marked its 50th year of business. The family-owned manufacturer of floor pads and janitorial equipment was founded in 1969 by Jim Rones. Based in Acworth,... Read more