SCA and Vinda deal approved

SCA has been a shareholder in Vinda since 2007, becoming its majority shareholder in late 2013. It has consolidated Vinda's…

NEOS acquires jan/san reseller

In a boost to its distribution footprint, NEOS will now add the Universal Gold Rhode Island location as the company…

IS launches health and safety programme

Under the Clean Sweep Distribution programme launched in April, the Operation Health and Safety service will give IS members access…

ISSA announces 2015 board of directors

A total of 11 board members were re-elected with five individuals elected to the new board, which will be led…

Category Analysis: Jan/san 2014

Wherever people are working, they need a clean, safe and healthy working environment and jan/san products sit right at the core…

Special feature: Flying the FM banner

With the ever-increasing need to find new revenue streams, the Facilities Management (FM) category has become ever more appealing enabling…

Jan/san Interview: John Garfinkel

When it comes to the topic of cleaning, John Garfinkel knows what he’s talking about. As Executive Director of ISSA,…

Pact Coffee launches CoffeeRun

CoffeeRun is a subscription-based service that will deliver any amount of freshly roasted coffee to offices nationwide. The coffee, which isn’t…

Hot Topic: Let’s get FSSI-cal

Dark clouds have been looming on the horizon for some time for the hundreds of small businesses that supply jan/san…

Jan/san Interview: John Garfinkel

When it comes to the topic of cleaning, John Garfinkel knows what he’s talking about. As Executive Director of ISSA,…

Hot Topic: Let’s get FSSI-cal

Dark clouds have been looming on the horizon for some time for the hundreds of small businesses that supply jan/san…

Show Preview: ISSA/Interclean 2014

There are several similarities between the traditional OP industry and the jan/san sector. Both sell products that often comprise low-interest…

Final Word: Challenge the norm

To me, the above quotation epitomises the perceived  needs of all customers, national or regional, when looking for a distributor…

Bunzl boosts UK presence

The company acquired Droitwich-based 365 Healthcare at the end of June, adding to its medical consumables offering. 365 Healthcare posted…

ISSA and OPI announce Janitorial Solutions 101 Day

The Janitorial Solutions 101 Day has been designed to help resellers from outside the jan/san space expand their customer base…

ISSA opens voting for 2014 Innovation Awards

This year, there are more than 50 products and services to vote for in five categories: Cleaning Agents, Dispensers, Equipment,…

And finally: How key is green jan/san?

Noel Huebner, Director of Marketing, Alternate Channels, SoundviewBuyers of jan/san products should continue to educate themselves about the products they…

Keurig downplays global expansion plans

Keurig's first foray outside North America began earlier this year when it launched into the away-from-home coffee market in the…

Compass heading in the right direction

Compass, which did not disclose its actual figures, said in an interim management statement that its US and Fast Growing…

TriMega teams up with ISSA

TriMega’s Orange Project is designed to help the group’s members make the most of opportunities available in the facility supplies…

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DEX to provide turnkey MPS solution for Essendant dealers

In the second part of our interview with Harry Dochelli (click here for Part 1), the Essendant President reveals details…