Category: Jan/San

Information about Jan/San topics like chemicals, receptacles, liners, and cleaning supplies.

Clean Up After the Storm

The storm may have passed, but that doesn’t mean the danger is.  Read on to learn some tips and important steps your can take for clean up after the storm. Prevent or Clean Up Mold After natural disasters such as hurricanes, tornadoes, and floods, excess moisture and standing water contribute to the growth of mold in homes and other buildings. When returning to a home that has been flooded, be aware that mold may be present and may be a health risk for your family. After a storm or flood, mold can be a serious problem. Act fast to prevent...

Celebrate National Toilet Paper Day

August 26th is National Toilet Paper Day! There is quite a history to the development of toilet paper as we know it.  In fact, the use of paper for hygiene purposes has been recorded as far back as 14th century China!  At that point it was a complete luxury item, only meant for royalty. The below list touches on a few of these interesting advances in the history of toilet paper.  Without these, it wouldn’t be what we know and love today! 16th Century In the 16th century, the flushing toilet was invented by Sir John Harrington, a British nobleman. ...

Introducing Performance Plus Floor & Hand Pads

Your customers have to deal with a variety of maintenance situations, and Performance Plus pads will prepare them for almost any project. A new line in the Performance Plus Family, Performance Plus Pads are formulated with the perfect amount of non-woven polyester and abrasive grains to achieve maximum product performance. The bonding process of these fibers blended together with  special resins and adhesives make these pads tough, durable and consistent. Great for: Stripping Buffing Cleaning Polishing High-Speed Burnishing   Check out the full list of Performance Plus Pads, so you can equip your customers with the right tools for the...

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...

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...

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...

Empress Anti-Microbial Vinyl Gloves Now Available!

Empress Products have just released a new line in their glove offering, Anti-Microbial Vinyl Gloves. Varied industries, from supermarkets, restaurants and food processors, to healthcare facilities and Jan/San suppliers, face concerns regarding microbial cross contamination. More broadly, distributors and end-users in these industries face the weight of bio-burden in their products and services. Bio-burden refers to the number of bacteria living on an un-sterilized surface. It’s a factor that is often difficult to measure under everyday conditions, but it’s an ever-present concern wherever health safety is a top priority. Simply put – protecting your products and customers from “bad germs”...

Final FDA rules on antibacterial hand soaps

On Friday, September 2nd 2016, FDA issued the long expected final rule for over-the-counter (OTC) consumer antiseptic wash products. As a result, the FDA will exclude 19 active ingredients, including Triclosan, that have been listed on the previous 1994 tentative final monograph for over-the-counter antiseptic wash products. Manufacturers did not demonstrate that the ingredients are both safe for long-term daily use and more effective than plain soap and water in preventing illness and the spread of certain infections. Manufacturers have until September 2nd 2017 to meet compliance. It’s important to note that this ruling only applies to product intended to be...

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Take Advantage of Q3 Vendor Rebates!

We are a third of the way through Q3! Make sure you take advantage of Q3 vendor rebates from Diversey, P&G, Colgate-Palmolive and Reckitt-Benckiser! Qualifying purchases must be made between July 1st- September 30, 2016. Distributor and End User rebates can also be found on the Quarterly Vendor Rebates page. Happy Selling! Diversey True Savings General – Earn up to $2000 on products such as: Fantastik Glade Floor Science O-Cedar Pledge Scrubbing Bubbles Windex True Savings Food Storage – Earn up $2000 on products such as: All Beer Clean Janitor in a Drum Mr. Muscle O-Cedar Sani-Sure Twinkle Ziploc True...