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Clorox Bleach: Is it Food Safe?

Clorox Bleach isn’t just for laundry. Did you know that Clorox Germicidal Bleach is NSF certified food safe? The Clorox Professional Products Company has indeed earned that certification (see the letter HERE) but you won’t see it on the label, or the box. Despite the missing label, a number of authorities promote liquid chlorine bleach as a food safe sanitizer, including the CDC, the FDA, the USDA, and FoodSafety.gov, in addition to the NSF. According to the letter, Clorox Germicidal Bleach is food safe in it’s regular form – meaning without scents, or additives intended for use in laundry. Clorox...

Introducing Value for Commercial Laundry Applications with Phoenix Brands!

Today’s distributor needs to find value anywhere they can. According to the ISSA, Laundry Detergents are a $400 MM category in the institutional market. RJ Schinner recognizes that the washing of materials in commercial buildings is often overlooked as a distribution profit center. Many of today’s facilities have a myriad amount of materials that require washing: Mops Towels Microfiber Mats Uniforms Curtains etc… This application often involves either an expensive retail brand or a more generic commercial brand to get the job done.   New Options from Phoenix Brands To increase the profile of the category, RJ Schinner would like...

Empress Earth for Earth Day!

Celebrate the 46th Anniversary of Earth Day with Empress Earth Products! Empress Earth is a brand new line in the Empress Family of Products.  The Empress Earth Bagasse Products utilize what would commonly be a waste product from sugar production (Bagasse) to make a wide variety of sustainable products. Why Sugarcane? Sugarcane is a renewable plant in two ways. Sugarcane plants can be harvested more than once, and are a crop that grows after it is cut and planted again. Since sugarcane is a renewable and fast growing plant, the by-product (crushed sugarcane stalks, referred to as Bagasse) is a...

Empress Food Service Segment Expanding!

Over the last two years the Empress family of product has grown to offer several categories in the food service packaging arena, including gloves, cutlery, food trays, straws and stirrers, food service film, and paper plates.  Now, RJ Schinner is ready to introduce more additions to the food service segment with premium lines of Portion Cups, Deli Containers, Polystyrene Cups, Polypropylene Cups, PET Cups, Food Service Foil, Hot Cups and Empress Earth, a green line of products.   Quality products, great value and attractive packaging are what you will come to expect with all Empress products. Empress will allow our...

New Quarter, New Rebates!

New Quarter, Newly Available Vendor Rebates! On April 1st 2016, the following vendor rebates will be starting.  It is a great time to get a jump on available incentives to qualify for redemption, and continue earning until June 30th, 2016.  End-Users and Distributors can earn anywhere between $25 to several thousand dollars for purchasing popular customer favorites. Take a look at the listing below for more detailed information, separated by vendor.  The rebate coupons are linked to each section, click on them to download or view and be sure to mail the coupons by the date listed on each form!...

Maximize your Sales while Saving Money with Q4 Rebates

2016 right is around the corner. Now is the time to take advantage of Q4 vendor rebates from Diversey, P&G, Duracell and Reckitt-Benckiser to grow your end of year sales. Qualifying purchases must be made between October 1- December 31, 2015. Distributor and End User rebates can also be found on the Quarterly Vendor Rebates page. Happy Selling!     True Savings General – Earn up to $2000 on products such as: Drano Fantastic Glade O-Cedar Pledge Scrubbing Bubbles Windex   True Savings Food Storage – Earn up $2000 on products such as: All Beer Clean Janitor in a Drum...

Finish Strong With These Q3 Rebates!

Save More, Sell More With Q3 Rebates for Distributors and End-Users Finish off this quarter strong, with a variety of manufacturer rebates available on high-demand Jan-San products. There’s a little more than a month to qualify, so read on to find out what you need to do to maximize your incentive! These rebates range in value from $10 up to $5000 on purchases made in Q3. Many of these distributor rebates also have an end-user counterpart, making it easy to push through a few last-minute sales that will help your customers qualify…while earning you and your company added incentives as...

Cascades Tissue Group releases a New Mobile App!

The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot. Many of us are glued to our cell phones, tablets or computers for hours on end. The ease of having so much information at our fingertips, while a blessing, can also be quite overwhelming! It can be daunting to search online, especially when it takes forever to find specific or current information. Our time is valuable people! The new Cascades Tissue mobile app simplifies and streamlines this process.  It allows distributors and customers to access the most updated information on Cascades Away-from-Home products at any time and...

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Cast Your Vote for Manager of Distinction!

Facilities Cleaning Decisions magazine is looking for your nominations! Do you have an in-house department manager who is deserving of recognition? Are you yourself a hard-working department manager in the Jan/San industry? Read on for details on how you (or your peer) could be recognized in the upcoming issue of Facility Cleaning Decisions as a Manger of Distinction! Nominations must be received by May 28. See below for additional details from CleanLink. From now until May 28th, nominate yourself or a peer as a Manager of Distinction. After all, our industry needs some kudos! The more details you provide, the...

Help Your Customers Go Green, with Green Literature!

It’s a vastly different world than it was 40 years ago. “Tree-Hugger” is no longer an insult in today’s society- in fact, it’s those people not hugging trees that are chastised! Between government regulations to reduce emissions, and societal perceptions of corporate sustainability, being green is becoming more important than ever. The green economy is actually expected to get even greener, with expected industry growth over the next 5 years to be an annual average of 5.2% according to a study performed by IBISWorld. As the economy overall recovers, more and more companies are willing to spend a little bit...