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Chuck Berry Joins Inline’s Executive Management Team

He will work out of the company's headquarters in Sylmar, CA.
April 22, 2014

Inline Distributing Company has announced the appointment of Chuck Berry to the company's Executive Management Team, according to a press release.


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Second League of Hard Flooring Professionals Symposium Slated for July 28

This year’s event theme is “Achieving Excellence in the Hard Flooring Industries.”
April 21, 2014

The second-annual League of Hard Flooring Professionals “Ultimate Authority” Technical Symposium will be held on July 28 at the Holiday Inn Tampa Westshore Airport in Tampa Bay, FL. 


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CETA to Co-Locate at ISSA/INTERCLEAN in 2014

ISSA/INTERCLEAN takes place November 4-7, 2014, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.
April 18, 2014

ISSA has announced that the Cleaning Equipment Trade Association (CETA) will co-locate its CETA Annual Convention during the week of the ISSA/INTERCLEAN® North America exhibition and ISSA Convention in 2014, according to a press release. 


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ProTeam Appoints Canadian Manager

April 16, 2014

ProTeam has announced the appointment of Marvin Mauer as the new Canadian Country Manager, according to a press release.


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Caring for Granite and Marble Floors

April 15, 2014

More facilities are installing marble and granite floors today than years ago, largely because the cost of marble and granite has come down now that these materials are being quarried in more areas of the world, and for its durability. 


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What’s Your Worst Cleaning Story? VersaClean Wants to Know

Contest Ends April 30
April 8, 2014

VersaClean is inviting customers to share their best (meaning worst) cleaning story – and how they solved the challenge – for the chance to win a free VersaClean Portable Sprayer, according to a press release.


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Nominations Now Being Sought for 2014 Ralph Bloss Humanitarian Award

Nominations are due by July 21 and can be submitted by all members of the floor care industry.
April 2, 2014

Nominations are now being sought for the 2014 ICS Cleaning Specialist Ralph Bloss Humanitarian Award.


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Presprays 101: A Quick Fact Sheet About the Cleaning Chemical

March 27, 2014

 Typically, carpets are first presprayed and then rinsed clean using a hot-water extractor. Prespraying the carpet tends to use less chemical and also allows the chemical to dwell on the carpet, breaking down and dissolving soils so that they can be more effectively removed by the extractor. 


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Rug Summit 8 Set for September 17-19 in Chicago

The Rug Summit will include educational sessions, hands-on demonstrations and networking with other rug cleaning professionals
March 26, 2014

The Centrum-Force Rug Summit 8 has been announced for September 17-19 in Chicago. 


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IAQA Announces 2014-15 Board of Directors

March 25, 2014

The Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA) Board of Director held its annual election of officers for the 2014-2015 term at the IAQA 17th Annual Meeting in Nashville, Tennessee on March 16.


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