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Bridgewater Acquires Central California Cleaning Supply

Fresno-based CCCS was founded in 1998 by Tony and Julie Lima

Bridgewater, LLC (Interlink Supply) has announced it has acquired the assets of Central California Cleaning Supply, Inc. (CCCS) effective November 25, 2014, according to a press release.


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RYTECH Appoints COO, Executive VP of Operations

RYTECH has announced that Jay Straughan has joined the company as its Chief Operating Officer. Straughan has more than 24 years of claims leadership and has a reputation of successfully growing services businesses.


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Karcher North America Plans Brand Updates

Parent company of Prochem plans updates to align groups with cleaning solutions.

Karcher North America will roll out brand updates with Prochem, Windsor and Tecserv starting January 1, 2015 to better align the groups with Karcher’s $2.8 billion cleaning technology solutions, as well as its 900 resources dedicated to research and development, providing a wider, deeper and more diverse offering to the market.


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Bridgewater Acquires Carpet Cleaners Emporium

Bridgewater, LLC has acquired the assets of Carpet Cleaners Emporium, Inc. (CCE) effective as of October 31, 2014, according to a press release. 


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Jim Farrer Named Bridgewater National Accounts Manager

Jim Farrer, a 16-year veteran of the restoration industry, has joined the Bridgewater corporate sales team as National Accounts Manager, according to a press release.


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Betco Launches New Website, Expands Blog

The new site is designed to empower visitors by making it far easier to find the products and information they need

Betco has announced the launch of a new company website and an expanded blog as part of a commitment to educate, inform, help and hear directly from customers and markets the company serves, according to Brad Betz, Betco Vice President.


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Wagner Meters now offers international shipping

Wagner Meters now offers international shipping of its moisture measurement products.


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Connie Brookshire Recognized as “Distinguished Professional” by NADP

Connie S. Brookshire, Owner of Professional Standard Chemical & Equipment, has been recognized as a Distinguished Professional in her field through the National Association of Distinguished Professionals, according to a press release.


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PROCYON Kicks Off Video Contest

Submissions are due by November 14 and winners will be announced on December 1.

PROCYON is hosting its first video contest and is seeking impressive, genuine training videos of the dirtiest carpet and tile cleaning projects. 


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Prochem Products Now Available at Nu-Tech Cleaning Systems

Prochem truckmounts, chemicals, air movers and other cleaning and restoration equipment is now available at Nu-Tech Cleaning Systems (Berkley, MI), according to an announcement.


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The 2014 Experience Conference and Exhibition

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2014 Nov/Dec

The Nov/Dec ICS features content on how to get better meter readings, a roundtable on truckmount development, neighborhood marketing and more. Also included is the annual Buyer’s Guide and Directory.

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