Author: Amy Ullsperger

Helping Your Customers Reduce Flu Incidences in Just 30 Seconds 1,264

Helping Your Customers Reduce Flu Incidences in Just 30 Seconds

Now in full swing, this year’s flu (H3N2) in particular has been quite severe- with a 6.2% increase in incidence over last year, as shown on the map to the left. With your customers surely looking for ways to minimize their risks, Reckitt-Benckiser has issued a brand new sell sheet for Lysol Professional products– specifically for cold and flu season! On the sell sheet are various options for antimicrobial cleaning, with a 30-second kill claim guarantee for H1N1 and H3N2, as well as 50 other microorganisms. There are few things in life that come with a full guarantee. One guarantee...

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Advising Your Customers on the Benefits of Paper Towels vs. Hot Air Dryers

When it comes to cleanliness and the prevention of the spread of bacteria and viral infections, everyone will agree that hand-washing is hands-down one of the most important measures one can take. A less clear question is, which method of hand-drying is more effective in preventing the spread of germs? The answer is paper towels, according to a recent study from the Mayo Clinic published in the Wall Street Journal and the Washington Post. In a selling situation, it may be difficult to argue the benefits of paper towels over hot air dryers when the customer is price-sensitive. Many business...

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New Literature From Chicopee Now Available!

New sell sheets and brochures are now available on our Literature by Vendor page from Chicopee, an innovative manufacturer of non-woven fabrics used in foodservice, healthcare, and industrial applications. From their website: For more than a century, the name Chicopee® has been synonymous with unrivaled expertise in wiping applications and pioneering technologies. The company has a rich history of inventing, developing and successfully marketing wipes products designed to meet ever-evolving consumer and professional needs. Today, as a company of PGI, Chicopee® continues to uphold its legacy of innovation by providing the industry’s most established and trusted brands. Chicopee offers several...

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Have You Prepared Your Customers for This Year’s Agressive Flu Strain?

The flu is no joke- every year during flu season thousands of people across the country miss work, lose pay, visit the doctor, and some are even hospitalized or die on account of a pesky little virus. According to the CDC website, this year’s strain of swine flu, called H3N2v, has the CDC concerned for several reasons: First, infections with influenza viruses (including variant viruses like H3N2v) can sometimes cause severe disease, even in healthy people. This can include complications (like pneumonia), which can require hospitalization, and sometimes result in death. Second, this virus seems to spread more easily to...

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Offering the Best in Hospitality for Holiday Travel Season

It’s true what they say- there’s no place like home for the holidays! However, with the busy travel season upon us, it isn’t always possible to enjoy the comforts of home. Celebrating the holidays often means traveling to see family and friends, who aren’t always conveniently located. Fortunately, the hospitality industry offers places around the country that assimilate home, as a sometimes-preferred alternative to staying with relatives. Hotels and motels experience a bit of a revolving door this time of year, happily accommodating holiday travelers who are busy spreading their yuletide joy. It is critical for these establishments to be...

The End Is Near! Have You Taken Advantage of Q4 Incentives? 22

The End Is Near! Have You Taken Advantage of Q4 Incentives?

With only a couple of weeks left of the month, the year, and the quarter, now is the time to get all of your ducks in a row! There are several incentive programs available right now for DSR’s and End Users that are coming to a close as of December 31st. Lucky for you, it’s not too late! To help you make the most of these deals, here is a recap of some lucrative incentives that are coming to an end: Diversey- Pledge With this incentive, the end-user can save $8 per case on select SKUs of Pledge products. The offer...

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Foam or Paper? An Unbiased Comparison

With a wealth of information available that argues both sides, the decision between using polystyrene foam or wax-lined paper disposables is not an easy choice. The paper industries and environmentalists argue that polystyrene foam is non-biodegradable, non-recyclable, and toxic in the landfill. Foam manufacturers argue that, since foam is 90% air, its effect on landfills is minimal and requires less energy to produce than wax-lined paper. To respond to both arguments, unbiased, we at RJ Schinner have put together an FAQ sheet to aid your customers in making a choice that works for them. Q. Paper is Recyclable… So Paper...

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RJ Schinner is Now Carrying Sun Products for Kitchen and Laundry!

Now, the trusted brand names your customers love at home are available for use anywhere they need them! RJ Schinner is now carrying Sun Products from Diversey, a full line of kitchen and laundry products, specifically engineered for commercial applications to get the job done. For the kitchen, Sunlight has multiple sizes and formulas of dishwashing detergent, ideal for either handwashing or automatic dishwashing. Available in Lemon, Lemon Boost, LemonOxi, and Fresh formulas, your customer can choose between powdered, liquid, gel, or individual pouches, all guaranteed to cut through greasy messes while being gentle on skin, leaving nothing behind but...

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Now Stocking: Performance Plus Manual Dish Soap Concentrate!

If your customers are looking for a high quality manual dish soap without the high cost name, RJ Schinner now offers an exclusive product that is the perfect solution. Introducing Performance Plus Pink Dish Soap! Specially formulated for maximum cleaning at a minimum price, this multipurpose soap can be diluted for use as a hand soap, or used full strength in small quantities to tackle the dirtiest dish washing jobs. Just one ounce of Performance Plus is all you need for every gallon of hot water, meaning each bottle can be stretched to wash 128 sink fulls of dishes! That...

New- Fresh Products’ Spiced Apple Bowl Clip, Perfect for the Holidays 3

New- Fresh Products’ Spiced Apple Bowl Clip, Perfect for the Holidays

The holidays are a happy time, often conjuring up memories of the sweet smells of pine trees, cookies baking, mulled cider, and pumpkin pie. The holidays are also a very busy time, meaning stores, restaurants and even offices have a harder time keeping up on a clean bathroom- making the smells of the season less than desirable. Fresh Products has a solution for that! In business since 1941, Fresh Products is the #1 manufacturer of industrial and institutional block deodorants in the USA. Their environmentally-conscious designs mean more freshening power in a smarter, more efficient product. Just in time for...