Find the Hidden Sustainable Hygiene Management Solutions

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More solutions than you realize already exist in your facility’s current practices Facility managers may be surprised to learn that employees have increased expectations that their office should operate sustainably. The commercial team at Tork found that 46% of surveyed adults are more conscious of how green their workplace is now than before the pandemic…. read more

Overlooked Areas for Soap and Sanitizer Dispensers

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In addition to cueing people with signage, facilities can drive compliance by supporting hand hygiene routines. Consultants agree that one of the best ways to do this is to increase accessibility to soap and hand sanitizer dispensers. “Make dispensers available, and put them where people will see them, because if they see them, they will… read more

3M expands facility in Valley, Nebraska

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$67 million investment will create about 40 new jobs ST. PAUL, Minn., May 3, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — A new 90,000-square-foot expansion at 3M’s facility in Valley, Nebraska, will increase the plant’s manufacturing capacity and add new jobs to the community. The $67 million investment includes new production lines, equipment and a warehouse, and will help… read more

P and G Appoints Senior VP of Australia and New Zealand

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The Procter & Gamble Company has appointed Neal Reed as senior vice president and managing director, P&G Australia and New Zealand. He succeeds Kumar Venkatasubramanian, who will return to India to lead the P&G India Business. Under Kumar’s leadership, P&G Australia and New Zealand delivered record metrics, category growth and strong retailer partnerships. He has… read more

Kimberly-Clark reports solid first-quarter 2024 profit

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Company beats earnings-per-share expectations, driven by higher organic sales and pricing measures in the face of currency challenges Kimberly-Clark reported net income of $647 million in the first quarter of 2024, an increase of 14% compared to the same period last year. Earnings per share came in at $1.91. However, revenue showed a 1% decline… read more

PuroClean Named Among Top Low-Cost Franchises

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PuroClean recently ranked No.6 in Entrepreneur’s list of top franchises that can be started for less than $100,000, published in the Spring issue of Entrepreneur Media’s StartUps magazine and on Entrepreneur.com. “Climbing the ranks to number six on Entrepreneur’s esteemed list of top franchises under $100,000 is an extraordinary testament to our commitment to accessibility… read more

Sodexo Expands Foodservice Presence in China

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Sodexo has completed the acquisition of the Compass Mainland China business. In a market with undeniable long term growth potential, this acquisition strengthens Sodexo’s position in Food markets, enhancing its presence and service offerings in Mainland China with newly acquired contracts in the corporate, education, and healthcare environments. Following this operation, Sodexo’s 17,000 employees across… read more

Wine Club Announces Eco-Friendly Packaging

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Firstleaf says lighter glass and packaging materials lowers the weight of its shipments. NAPA, Calif. — Firstleaf on Tuesday announces a partnership with Saxco, the premier provider of packaging solutions to the wine, beer, liquor and food industries. Through supply chain partners like Saxco, Firstleaf is able to reduce its environmental impact by using lighter… read more

Sabert Launches Compostable Pulp Trays

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Providing foodservice operators with a sustainable alternative to traditional foam trays. SAYREVILLE, N.J. – Sabert Corporation, a leading global manufacturer of innovative food packaging solutions, on Tuesday announced the launch of its new line of pulp protein and produce trays. This certified commercially compostable packaging solution provides foodservice operators with a sustainable alternative to traditional… read more

Clorox Announces Divestment in Multiple South American Countries

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Clorox announced the sale of certain wholly owned subsidiaries (collectively, “Clorox Argentina”), with operations in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay, to Apex Capital, a private equity fund associated with Grupo Mariposa, a 139-year old food and beverage company with operations in 16 countries, and an investment group led by Diego Barral, former senior vice president and general manager… read more