Category: Paper Products


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...

Offering the Best in Hospitality for Holiday Travel Season 1

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...

Happy World Toilet Day! 20

Happy World Toilet Day!

World Toilet Day has been celebrated since 2001, and according to the website, was created as an “international day of action (that) aims to break the taboo around toilets and draw attention to the global sanitation challenge.” Such a simple invention, the toilet was put into widespread use in the late nineteenth century (although ancient civilizations such as the Romans and Egyptians used a crude type of toilet as well) and Thomas Crapper (no lie!) was one of the early makers of toilets in England. Prior to the porcelain throne, people of the western world either used outhouses, or chamberpots...

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New Vintage Literature Available

When your customers demand economy, and won’t compromise quality, Vintage Products are a perfect fit! With a large selection of paper products, foodservice products, can liners, gloves, and soap, Vintage offers an economical solution for any application. Now available for download are two new Vintage Brochures featuring an updated look, but the same reliable quality your customers can appreciate. The new brochures show everything we have to offer in the Paper and Can Liners category for Vintage Products, with a stylish and modern new look. Visit the RJ Value Brands section of our blog using the navigation bar at the...

Download the New Huhtamaki Full Line Catalog! 1

Download the New Huhtamaki Full Line Catalog!

As of mid-October, Huhtamaki will be releasing their newest full line catalog- but RJ Schinner has it available for download as of today! Click here to view it in PDF format, and download it for online viewing. You can also access it from our blog at anytime, simply by clicking on the Literature By Vendor button on the menu bar, and scrolling down to the link under the Foodservice category. Huhtamaki, the makers of Chinet, offer many varieties of paper and food service products to suit all of your business needs. To order Chinet or other Huhtamaki products, visit our...

Se Habla Espanol- Spanish Literature Now Available! 4

Se Habla Espanol- Spanish Literature Now Available!

RJ Schinner se enorgullece de ofrecer en español catálogos, folletos y hojas de vender, a medida para su negocio. A RJ Schinner trabajamos duro para reconocer las necesidades particulares de nuestros clientes, y hacer todo lo posible para asegurarse de que esas necesidades sean satisfechas. Uno de los aspectos más importantes del buen servicio al cliente es sólida comunicación, algo que no siempre es fácil cuando se trata de clientes que utilizan el Inglés como segunda lengua. If you had any trouble reading that, then you understand what it’s like to be a Spanish speaking resident of an English-speaking society....


RJ Schinner is Now Selling PrimeWare- a Greener Solution

As the leaves outside are changing to the beautiful colors of Autumn, RJ Schinner has just become a little more green. Introducing PrimeWare, a full product line of biodegradable and compostable tableware for foodservice and commercial use, that is produced using environmentally safe materials such as sugar cane. Certified by BPI as well as ASTM for it’s biodegradable and compostable properties, PrimeWare is another one of many brands currently offered by RJ Schinner that will aid your business in reducing their carbon footprint on the path to sustainable practices. Just who is PrimeWare? This excerpt, taken from their website, helps...


Fighting Healthcare-Associated Infections with Hand Hygiene

Anna von Porat Global Communication Manager SCA-Tork As a market leader in healthcare hygiene solutions, Tork understands that the simple task of cleaning and drying hands at the right times and in the right way saves lives. Healthcare-associated infection (HCAI) is a major concern when it comes to patient safety. However, most infections are preventable. From this perspective, every single initiative to support increased hand hygiene behaviour should be acknowledged, and on May 5th 2011, a major initiative will take place as the World Health Organization is once again issuing its annual call to action. Healthcare workers, managers, facilities and organisations...


Oasis Paper = A Green Choice

Peter Brown Sales Director Oasis Brands At Oasis Brands, we are committed to environmental stewardship and transparent sustainability practices across our entire supply chain. That means we only work with manufacturers and suppliers who are committed beyond compliance to ensure that sustainability and conservation objectives are met. In fact, nearly all of our base paper comes from suppliers that utilize rapidly renewable pulpwood plantations. We believe that using rapidly renewable resources is a better option for the environment — leading to the improvement of degraded wasteland, reduction in CO2 levels, contributions to the rainforest canopy and improvements in local economies...


Cascades North River: A Green Paper Choice

Have you heard about the green products Cascades is making?  The North River brand is a great, environmentally-friendly paper option.  Don’t take our word for it, though.  Check out what folks in green industries are saying.