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robot automation
October 2, 2019 Amy W. Richardson

The Robots Are Coming … Are You Letting Them In?

Most survey respondents are not implementing autonomous or robotic cleaning equipment in their operation.

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green sustainable
September 9, 2019 Stephen Ashkin

Change for Good, Change for Growth

Major segments of the professional cleaning industry have become stronger and more successful by addressing climate change and adjusting their business operations to focus more on sustainability.

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big data lock electronic
September 8, 2019 Kathleen Misovic

Big Data

Many facility service providers are relying on data provided by sensor and software technology to help them run more efficiently. It is important to invest in the IoT solution that can best support one’s unique business challenges.

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​The Right Answer to Restaurants' Food Labeling Needs
October 11, 2019 Sponsored by DayMark

​The Right Answer to Restaurants' Food Labeling Needs

Imagine, for a moment, a back-of-house automation solution that addresses everything from labeling to training and that can be accessed most anywhere in the world.

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Delivering with Data
May 2, 2015 Kelly Zimmerman

Delivering with Data

Data is playing a growing role in the commercial cleaning and facilities management industries.It is used to track cleanliness of surfaces and high-touch areas, and in workloading systems for staffing and budget planning.

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Methods for Measuring Clean
April 6, 2015 Matt Morrison

Methods for Measuring Clean

Showing the ATP results to the prospect—with some systems, results are available in 15 seconds or less—reveals that what was once believed to be a clean and well-maintained facility, may not be as clean or healthy after all.

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Schools and Scrubbers
March 31, 2015 Erick Frack

Schools and Scrubbers

A new generation of floor-cleaning equipment incorporates robotics to provide hands-free operation. This capability is helping schools to become healthier by freeing janitorial staff to clean higher-value areas.

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Three Myths About Cleaning Management Software
March 12, 2015 Kevin Keeler

Three Myths About Cleaning Management Software

Most of us have probably seen a cleaning software demo, or at least know the software is out there. Yet, most cleaning operations either don’t purchase the software or allow the software they do purchase to gather dust on the shelf.

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Save More Than the Planet With Green Cleaning Technology
March 12, 2015 Kylie Ora Lobell

Save More Than the Planet With Green Cleaning Technology

Purchasing green cleaning technology and equipment and combining it with green cleaning products not only helps the planet, but also a company’s bottom line.

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Navigating New Technology
July 3, 2014 Phillip Lawless

Navigating New Technology

Even in the age of smart homes and high-tech office buildings, cleaning remains a stable, if somewhat traditional, industry.

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2014 Building Service Contractor Survey
May 6, 2014

2014 Building Service Contractor Survey

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Exclusive report: ISSA/INTERCLEAN Amsterdam
May 6, 2014 William R. Griffin

Exclusive report: ISSA/INTERCLEAN Amsterdam

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Expanding CIMS To Europe
April 30, 2014 William R. Griffin

Expanding CIMS To Europe

The British Institute of Cleaning Science (BICSc) will administer and expand the CIMS program in the UK.

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Brand Cohesion Across Social Media
April 14, 2014 Ben Laube

Brand Cohesion Across Social Media

Developing and representing your brand effectively on social media is one of the most important tasks to consider when jumping into social media marketing.

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Optimizing Performance, Productivity & People
April 4, 2014 Allen Rathey

Optimizing Performance, Productivity & People

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No Posting Without A Plan-Part 2
March 20, 2014 Neal Schaffer

No Posting Without A Plan-Part 2

Engagement should be considered in both its proactive and reactive forms.

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