Author: Kathryn Turner

Digital Print Napkins – A Great Marketing Tool

Tired of those plain white napkins under your drink?  Are you looking to offer your customers a little pizazz and a way to brand their business?  A smart idea, though not entirely new, is advertising on napkins! Mike Blaney, author of the blog “Good Ideas Are a Dime a Dozen, But Implementation is Priceless” explains this concept well in his 2007 article Napkin Advertising.  “Similar to tissue pack advertising in Japan, the idea is to get an advertisement directly into consumers’ hands—and for longer than one might look at a leaflet before tossing it into the nearest trash can. Like...

Get to Know your Rep! The David Fulton Edition

Our Business is Personal. We take your business personally at RJ Schinner, and strive to make our practices as personal as possible.  Having been a family owned business for over 65 years has helped us retain this culture.  We want to get to know our customers better, and in good fun, have decided to share some information about our Sales Representatives in the hopes you can get to know them better also! This edition: David Fulton 1.    What is your name?  David Fulton 2.    What Region to you cover for RJ Schinner?  Michigan, Southwest Ohio 3.    How long have you...

RJ Schinner now in Salt Lake City, Utah

RJ SCHINNER Co. Inc. announces the acquisition of Icon Distributing. MENOMONEE FALLS, WI – RJ Schinner Co., Inc. (RJ Schinner), a premier Re-distributor to the commercial wholesale trade has announced the acquisition of the assets of Icon Distributing based in Salt Lake City, Utah, has been completed. Icon Distributing is a leader in wholesale distribution in Salt Lake City, Utah and the surrounding areas. Joe Goodman, previous President of Icon Distributing, as well as current employees of Icon Distributing, will be joining the RJ Schinner Team.  Joe will act as General Manager, and work hand in hand with Paul Schinner,...

Welcome to SC Johnson Professional

Beginning May 3rd, SC Johnson Professional will be the sole supplier of the SC Johnson Brands sold throughout all Commercial, Institutional, and Industrial channels of distribution. Current products will be updated and you will have access to many new items. Here is what you need to know about the products available: SC Johnson Professional Products will have the same great formulas Large sizes for commercial environments will be available SC Johnson Professional banner ties the family of products together with unique labels and graphics to clearly identify the right products for every cleaning need. Labels clearly indicate products that meet...

Keep it Simple on Earth Day.

On Saturday, April 22nd, it will be the 47th Anniversary of Earth Day! Founded in 1970 as a day of education about environmental issues, Earth Day is now a globally celebrated holiday that is sometimes extended into Earth Week, a full seven days of events focused on green awareness. Earth Day was originally aimed at creating a mass environmental movement. It began as a “national teach-in on the environment” and was held on April 22 to maximize the number of students that could be reached on university campuses. RJ Schinner has many products that are sustainable and green choices.  This...

Spring Cleaning Stock Up!

As winter draws to a close and you are concerned with shoveling late snowfalls and getting in the last winter activities, you should also be preparing your inventories for the coming spring! The change in seasons brings a shift in consumer focus – shovels are put down for mops and brooms; mittens and scarves are replaced by towels and wipes; that shiny sled goes in the garage and a new trash can is on the top of the list. It’s almost time for Spring Cleaning! Help your customers this season and highlight the cleaning products that best fit their needs....

Q1 Vendor Rebates

Put a few extra dollars in your pocket to start off the New Year with these Q1 Vendor Rebates The following rebates from Dial, Diversey, P&G, Reckitt Benckiser, and Colgate-Palmolive apply to select products purchased January 1, 2017 – March 31, 2017, so make sure you take advantage of these offers while they last. Distributor and end-user rebates can also be found on the Quarterly Vendor Rebates page, or click through any of the vendors below to see their specific rebate flyers with details. Procter & Gamble Distributor Rebates  Earn $1 per case, with no rebate limit, when you purchase...

Introducing Simple Earth Dispensers

Simple Earth adds Dispensers to enhance the brand’s line of 100% recycled paper products. RJ Schinner is excited to announce the addition of Simple Earth Dispensers to the Simple Earth paper product line. Use these sleek, efficient dispensers to provide your customers with the same quality paper solutions you have come to expect from Simple Earth. Simple Earth paper dispensers span the entire sustainable paper product line. House your Simple Earth products in these clean, unobtrusive dispensers to add a measure of professional efficiency to any space, and make a lasting commitment to help support the environment. Click here to...

Empress Product Line Expands

Empress Product Line Expands RJ Schinner is excited to announce an expansion of the Empress premium line of products, now to include new straws, hot cup sleeves, wrapped polypropylene cups, PET flat lids, and toilet seat covers. Quality products, great value and attractive packaging are what you will come to expect with all Empress products. Empress will allow our distribution partners the confidence to know they can compete with any line when it comes to quality, value, packaging and availability. These additional products will provide greater flexibility to meet your customer’s needs and exceed their expectations. Please read more to...

RJ Schinner Opens Two New Locations

Two New Locations RJ Schinner Co. Inc. (RJ Schinner) a re-distributor to the commercial wholesale trade, is excited to announce that two new locations have been added to a growing coverage area. A leader in the wholesale distribution of disposables for more than 65 years, RJ Schinner now has two new facilities in Greensboro, North Carolina and Tracy, California. North Carolina With the opening of the 75,000 square-foot shipping center in Greensboro, RJ Schinner will expand our service to North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and North East Tennessee. Items have begun shipping as of November 15th, 2016. The Greensboro facility...