FRAMINGHAM, MA — It''s challenging to stay healthy during the flu season, made even harder when sick coworkers spread millions of germs throughout the office, according to a press release.
Using the company''s @StaplesTweetsTwitter
conducted a recent series of surveys that revealed some interesting findings about how people are battling germs and the flu, the release stated.
Fifty-seven percent of respondents noted they wash their hands regularly and use hand sanitizer when it''s available, while more than half (54 percent) said they keep hand sanitizer at their desks, further helping to avoid the spread of germs, the release noted.
According to the release, this year, Staples.com launched its first ever Flu Center
, offering customers another resource to make it easy to keep their businesses running smoothly.
The Flu Center provides helpful tips, flu facts, a "wellness calculator" and is the one-stop shop for a wide assortment of office cleaning and flu prevention products to help keep offices healthy, the release added.