BSM Buyers Guide






Roof Hugger


Follow Us
Join Us on Facebook Join us on Twitter








Inside the November 2018...

Today's News

Enviro-Solutions Wins ISSA Innovation Award for Floor Care
ONTARIO, Canada -- Enviro-Solutions’ Terrazzo and Concrete Floor Care Program by Charlotte Products Ltd. has been named a winner of the 2018 ISSA Innovation Award for the Cleaning Agents Category. Read More...

Willis Tower LEED Gold Certified for Sustainability
CHICAGO -- Willis Tower, owned and managed by EQ Office, the portfolio company wholly owned by Blackstone's real estate funds, has earned LEED Gold from the U.S. Green Building Council. Read More...

Trojan Battery to be Acquired by C&D Technologies
SANTA FE SPRINGS, CA -- Trojan Battery Company, LLC, a manufacturer of deep-cycle energy storage solutions, and its current majority owner, an affiliate of Charlesbank Capital Partners, have reached an agreement with C&D Technologies, a portfolio company of KPS Capital Partners, to acquire Trojan.  Read More...

Clorox Displays Commitment to Health with New, Pro Brand
PLEASANTON, CA – Underscoring a commitment to public health, Clorox Professional Products Company unveiled at the ISSA Show 2018 last week in Dallas CloroxPro, a unifying new brand encompassing its industry-leading healthcare and commercial cleaning products. Read More...

Vixxo to Provide FM for Hat Creek Burger
SCOTTSDALE, AZ -- Vixxo, a facilities management provider to restaurants and retail companies across the United States and Canada, has announced it will provide facilities management services for Hat Creek Burger Company. Read More...

UW Oshkosh Presents Custodian with Monthly HR Award
OSHKOSH, WI -- Angela Burgett, a custodian in the Facilities Management department at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, has been named the recipient of the November 2018 STAR Award. Read More...

BSCAI, ProTeam Present Cleaning for Health Award to 4M
ST. LOUIS -- The Building Service Contractors Association International (BSCAI) honored 4M Building Solutions with the 2018 Cleaning for Health Award presented by ProTeam. Read More...

Charlotte Products Names Bryan Regional Sales Manager
ONTARIO, Canada -- Charlotte Products Ltd., a manufacturer of green certified and sustainable cleaning products, has appointed Deborah Bryan to the position of Regional Sales Manager. Read More...

ManageMen Founder and President, John Walker, Passes
SALT LAKE CITY -- ManageMen, a business management consulting firm for the professional cleaning industry, has announced the passing of its founder and president, John Walker, who lost a valiant battle with an extended illness in his home, surrounded by his family. He was 70 years old. Read More...

Safe Cleaning Chemicals Standard Open for Comment
SALT LAKE CITY -- The Simon Institute, an ANSI-Accredited Standards Developing Organization (SDO) for the professional cleaning industry, has announced that the ANSI SI-0001 Standard for the Safe Use of Cleaning Chemicals is now open for public review and comment until Dec. 7, 2018. Read More...

Industry News
Dry Sprinkler Maintenance
Freeze Protection, Even in Texas

Northern Texas might not be the first place most people would associate with weather related failures of fire sprinkler systems. The scorching summers and typically mild winters with average low temperatures above freezing have allowed local business
to not fully heat industrial and warehouse spaces.

To read this article in its entirety, click here.