ISSA News feed for the Cleaning Industry
P&G Supports California Wildfire Relief Efforts
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 16:40:00 CST
Procter & Gamble (P&G), parent company of Procter & Gamble Professional, has donated personal care items and household cleaning products to international disaster relief charity Matthew... Read more
Cintas Founder Announces Retirement
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 16:20:00 CST
Richard T. Farmer announced his retirement from Cintas Corp.’s board of directors, effective October 30. Farmer served as the company’s CEO through 1995 and its board chairman through... Read more
ACI Adds Senior Director
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 16:05:00 CST
The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) has appointed Merla Zollinger senior director of conventions and meetings. Zollinger joins ACI from American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers where she... Read more
Workwave Appoints Marne Martin CEO
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 15:30:00 CST
IFS has appointed Marne Martin CEO of its Workwave division. Martin joins Workwave from ServicePower, where she served as CEO for more than five years. In addition to her duties as CEO of... Read more
IFMA Announces Keynote Speakers for World Workplace Conference
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 15:05:00 CST
IFMA Announces Keynote Speakers for World Workplace ConferenceThe International Facility Management Association (IFMA) has announced the keynote speakers for its 2018 World Workplace Conference and Expo, which takes place October 3-5, in Charlotte,... Read more
Prepare for ISSA Show 2018 With ISSA Today
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:15:00 CST
Prepare for ISSA Show 2018 With ISSA TodayThe latest issue of ISSA Today—available in digital formats for your desktop, smartphone, or tablet―includes the latest industry and ISSA-member news. This month’s edition has... Read more
Afflink Appoints Sales Manager
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 13:45:00 CST
Afflink Appoints Sales ManagerAfflink has appointed John “Bo” Mountain sales manager for the company’s Southwest region. Mountain has extensive sales experience in the packaging industry. He joins Afflink... Read more
Kimberly-Clark to Increase Prices
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 13:15:00 CST
Kimberly-Clark Corp., parent company of Kimberly-Clark Professional, has announced plans to increase net selling prices of its consumer products. The increases will impact products sold in... Read more
3M Declares Quarterly Dividend
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 12:45:00 CST
3M Declares Quarterly Dividend3M has declared a quarterly dividend of US$1.36 per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable September 12 to shareholders of record at the close of business August 24. 3M... Read more
CMM to Host Restroom Care Webinar
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 12:07:00 CST
CMM will present a complimentary webinar August 28 at 12:00 p.m. CDT on the topic of restroom care. Hosted by industry experts Mark Sisson and J. Darrel Hicks, this hour-long webinar will detail... Read more
Office Depot Acquires Garvey's Office Products
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:20:00 CST
Office Depot, Inc. has acquired Garvey’s Office Products. Per the terms of the deal, Garvey’s Office Products will continue operations under its current name and the company will... Read more
IICRC Announces Agenda for Technical Conference
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 13:50:00 CST
IICRC Announces Agenda for Technical ConferenceThe Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration Certification (IICRC) has released the agenda for its annual technical conference. The conference, now in its third year, will take place... Read more
SC Johnson Among Best Workplaces in Brazil
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 13:20:00 CST
SC Johnson, parent company of SC Johnson Professional, was named one of the best multinational workplaces in Brazil by the Great Place to Work® Institute. SC Johnson ranked fifth in the... Read more
Swish Maintenance Purchases Kemsol Products
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 14:45:00 CST
Swish Maintenance Ltd. has acquired Kemsol Products Ltd. Swish Maintenance’s purchase of Kemsol expands the company’s presence in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. The terms... Read more
Newell Brands Details Quarterly Dividend
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 14:15:00 CST
Newell Brands, Inc., parent company of Rubbermaid Commercial Products, has declared a quarterly dividend of US$0.23 per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend―$0.92... Read more
3M Adds to Board
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:45:00 CST
3M Adds to Board3M has added Dr. Dambisa F. Moyo to its board of directors. Moyo is founder and CEO of Mildstorm, LLC. She holds a doctorate in economics from the University of Oxford and has previously worked... Read more
Bissell Acquires Sanitaire
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:12:00 CST
Bissell, Inc. has acquired commercial vacuum brand Sanitaire from Electrolux AB. The purchase expands Bissell’s client portfolio and product offerings in the commercial cleaning market.... Read more
Sodexo Awards Scholarships to Culinary Institute of America
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 13:50:00 CST
Sodexo Awards Scholarships to Culinary Institute of AmericaSodexo has teamed with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) to provide high school students with scholarships to the Culinary Institute of America (CIA). The... Read more
Cintas and APPA to Provide FM Scholarships Opportunities
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 13:20:00 CST
Cintas and APPA to Provide FM Scholarships OpportunitiesThe deadline is approaching to apply for US$5,000 scholarships offered by Cintas Corp. and APPA for female facility professionals. The scholarships are applied toward attendance costs for the... Read more
US Embassy in England Auctioning Toilet Paper Rolls
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 12:47:00 CST
The U.S. Embassy in London, England is auctioning off a variety of surplus property following its relocation earlier this year. Up for auction are used vacuum cleaners in need of repairs and a set... Read more