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Avendra selects Cintas Corporation as a preferred vendor

January 20, 2012

CHICAGO — Cintas Corporation has announced an agreement with Avendra, the hospitality industry''s leading procurement services company, as the preferred supplier of full-service fire protection and life safety services, according to a press release.

Under the agreement, Cintas products and services will be offered to Avendra''s nearly 5,000 customers located throughout North America, the release stated.

"We are thrilled to extend our business partnership with Avendra to now include fire protection services," said Todd McKeown, vice president of hospitality at Cintas.

"Cintas shares Avendra''s strict standards for safety, quality and value. We''re confident their member properties will benefit from our streamlined approach to fire protection and realize increased efficiencies throughout their organizations," McKeown added.

According to the release, Cintas'' offering allows Avendra''s clients, including management companies and individual properties, to consolidate their fire protection program to one trusted supplier.

Cintas Fire Protection Solutions includes routine inspection, testing, installation and maintenance of fire extinguishers, emergency lights, exit signs, kitchen suppression systems, sprinkler systems and alarms, the release noted.

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