2015 - questions and opportunities

13th of January 2015 Article by Markus Asch
2015 - questions and opportunities

Markus Asch, deputy chairman of the management board at cleaning equipment manufacturer Kärcher and president of EUnited Cleaning, writes his latest blog for the ECJ website. He looks back at business in 2014, and speculates about the opportunities for the industry in 2015.

In contrast to many optimistic forecasts for 2014 - including my own - the past year turned out to be much more challenging than ex..

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Handshakes and hygiene

22nd of December 2014 Article by Mike Sullivan
Handshakes and hygiene

Mike Sullivan, managing director of hand hygiene products supplier GOJO Industries - Europe writes his latest hand hygiene blog for the ECJ website.

The simple handshake is something that we see or experience all the time. From graduation ceremonies, to job interviews, to the end of tennis matches at Wimbledon - the clasping of hands as a greeting, to offer congratulations, thanks, or seal a deal, ..

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Doing business in the USA

2nd of December 2014 Article by Paul Wonnacott
Doing business in the USA

Paul Wonnacott is managing director and president of Vectair Systems, specialist in washroom hygiene and aircare systems. The company does business around the globe and Wonnacott has gained considerable experience in many of the world's most important markets. In his latest blog for ECJ, he offers his views on trading in the USA.

Whether we like it or not, we all now operate in a global marketplace. I'm not one for shop..

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Viewpoint on megatrends

5th of November 2014 Article by Dr Ilham Kadri
Viewpoint on megatrends

Dr Ilham Kadri, president of the Sealed Air Diversey Care business, writes her latest blog for ECJ. She analyses the rapid pace of change in the world, and how megatrends will impact on the industry.

One of the things I have always done in my career, on a yearly basis, is refreshing my views on the industry in which I work, analysing the trends that affect it.

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Infection Prevention Society event celebrates infection prevention excellence

28th of October 2014 Article by Mike Sullivan
Infection Prevention Society event celebrates infection prevention excellence

Mike Sullivan, managing director of hand hygiene products supplier GOJO Industries - Europe writes his latest hand hygiene blog for the ECJ website.

Every part of our lives - whether personal or private - seems to be subject to rapid and regular change; and infection prevention is by no means immune to this. The healthcare sector, in general, seems to be in a permanent state of transformation - affec..

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