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Pro-Team Wins Gold in 2001 MRO Solutions Award

Pro-Team wins gold
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Coverings Appoints Marketing/Media Consultant

Management for Coverings 2002 last week announced the appointment of Joan Spector as Marketing and Media Consultant to the giant international trade exposition.
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The Dixie Group Reports Second Quarter Profit

The Dixie Group, Inc. reports net income of $188,000
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HOST to conduct 'How To' seminar

Host/Racine Industries, Inc. will sponsor a HOST Seminar, Sept. 11, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m., as part of the Carpet Technologies Show, Sept. 11 - 13, North West Georgia Trade & Convention Center, Atlanta, Ga.
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Florida school districts clean with ‘Pride’

Microbest, Inc. recently announced that 20 Florida school districts have committed to purchasing PRIDE's Enviro line, based on Microbest BioCleansing technology.
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General Services Administration renews contract with ABM

The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) recently extended their contract with ABM Engineering Services, a subsidiary of ABM Industries Incorporated, for an additional three years.
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Ecolab announces second quarter results

The second quarter results of Ecolab Inc., a maker of cleaning and maintenance products for institutional use, barely changed from a year ago.
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Tennant reports second quarter results

Tennant Company, a leader in nonresidential floor maintenance and outdoor cleaning equipment, recently reported net earnings of $4.9 million or $.53 per diluted share, before unusual charges, on net sales of $110.7 million for the quarter that ended June 30, 2001.
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Electrolux second quarter profits decline

Electrolux recently reported a 23% drop in second-quarter profit and lowered projections for the rest of the year.
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Royal Appliance announces second quarter results

Royal Appliance Mfg. Co., maker of Dirt Devil floor care products, recently announced net sales of more than $80 million for the second quarter that ended June 30, down 2.1% for the comparable period in 2000.
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The 2014 Experience Conference and Exhibition

A look in photos at the 2014 Experience Conference and Exhibition, which was held from April 24-26 at the Embassy Suites Convention Center and Spa in Frisco, Texas.


Arguably, sending out a client newsletter is the No. 1 key to a reliable cleaning business. In this episode of The Hitman Advertising Show, John Braun covers the true value of mail newsletters, how to send them, how often to send them and more.
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2014 October

The October issue of ICS features stories on the 2015 ICE Expo, differentiation, deodorizing, upholstery cleaning, facebook advertising, up-selling, rug cleaning, the rug tour, and cool products.

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