RJ Schinner's Sales Support Blog For Jan/San, Foodservice and Paper Distributors

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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...

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Pine Sol Adds Lavender Scent

Did you know Clorox has added a Lavender scent Pine Sol?  Did you know it was preferred over Fabuloso in tests?  Get the details, and even more great information, in this flyer. Check it out here. Related Posts:Clorox Urine Remover’s End-User IncentiveUnderstanding Clorox Shelf Life and Decoding Date CodesIntroducing Value for Commercial Laundry Applications with Phoenix Brands!

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Happy Holidays! (Part 2)

Holiday season means more than parties.  It means hunting, too!  Get ready for hunting season by stocking up on Nova Freezer and Locker paper.  You’ll increase your bottom line and market share, and maybe you’ll get a piece of venison sausage, too. Related Posts:Introducing Simple Earth DispensersCold and Flu Season Is Upon Us; Fight BackGet to Know your Rep! The Tod Ferree Edition.

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Happy Holidays!

Sure, it’s a bit early to be wishing a happy holiday season, but it’s not too early to start thinking about it.  Now is the time to start pushing holiday tablewares.  Check out this Lapaco catalog to get started. Click here for the catalog. Related Posts:Celebrate Earth Day with These Green Products!Cold and Flu Season Is Upon Us; Fight BackDon’t be left out in the Cold! Q1 2016 Vendor Rebates are Now…

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Cleaning Best Practices from P&G

Procter & Gamble “Effective cleaning maximizes the physical removal of unwanted germs like the Swine Flu virus when appropriate cleaning agents and application methods are used. When performed frequently, the risk of spreading infectious germs is greatly reduced. Use EPA-registered disinfectants or cleaning/disinfectant products like Spic and Span®Disinfecting All-Purpose Spray and Glass Cleaner. Thoroughly clean surfaces that are touched by the hands. For example, doorknobs, light switches, elevator buttons, and handrails. These “hot spots” should be disinfected at least three times daily.* Launder or replace potentially contaminated cleaning cloths and sponges between cleanings. Wear appropriate protective equipment that includes gloves...

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Greenware® Cold‐Drink Cups, Lids and Portion Cups Awarded USDA Certified Biobased Product Label

Fabri‐Kal is proud to announce their Greenware® cold drink cups,lids and portion cups have earned the USDA Certified Biobased Product Label. Greenware® products are made entirely from plants, not petroleum, and are USDA certified as containing 100 percent biobased carbon content. Kalamazoo, Mich. (June 16, 2011) – Fabri-Kal is proud to announce their Greenware® cold drink cups, lids and portion cups have earned the USDA Certified Biobased Product Label. Greenware® products are made entirely from plants, not petroleum, and are USDA certified as containing 100 percent biobased carbon content. Greenware® products are made with Ingeo™ biopolymer (PLA), which received USDA...

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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. Related Posts:Cascades Tissue Now Offering New Smaller Towel Dispensers!Keep it Simple on Earth Day.Celebrate Earth Day with These Green Products!

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P&G Q2 Rebates Due In One Week

Don’t forget to send in your P&G Bizsaver rebates for the second quarter!  You can find links to the rebates at the right.  Rebates must be postmarked by August 31.  Take a few minutes and fill out your rebates today. Related Posts:Don’t be left out in the Cold! Q1 2016 Vendor Rebates are Now…Don’t Forget! Q3 Rebates are coming to an EndEarn More With Q1 Rebates!

Styrene Industry Will Contest Vigorously the Unwarranted Listing of Styrene in 12th Report on Carcinogens 14

Styrene Industry Will Contest Vigorously the Unwarranted Listing of Styrene in 12th Report on Carcinogens

ARLINGTON, Va. June 10, 2011 – “The U.S. styrene industry will contest vigorously the U.S. Department of  Health and Human Services’ (HHS’s) listing of styrene in its 12th Report on Carcinogens because the designation is completely unjustified by the latest science and resulted from a flawed process that focuses on only those data that support a cancer concern, and in the case of styrene ignored the preponderance of data that fail to suggest a cancer concern for this substance. HHS included styrene in the 12th RoC despite the fact that European Union regulators have determined that styrene does not represent...

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Did You Re-Use A Takeout Container Today

    “Unlike single-use, foam or paper containers, Anchor Packaging polypropylene (#5PP) take-home containers are designed to be reused again and again. Made from the same material as reusable food storage containers purchased in stores.   • MicroRaves platters, bowls, and lids   • Culinary Classics and Culinary Basics hinged lidded containers   • Microlite deli cups and lids   Saves Energy!   Anchor’s #5PP containers are specifically designed for microwave re-heating instead of stove or oven heating which requires longer heating times and more energy. Recycle! After multiple uses over several months, recycle the Anchor #5PP container when it...