No longer lo-tech

14th of March 2018 Article by David Cullen
No longer lo-tech

David Cullen, ceo of CCS Cleaning, takes a look at how software is improving cleaning businesses.

When you think of new technologies in the cleaning industry, most peoples' minds will wander to cleaning robots or automated devices. There's no doubt that these technologies are improving every day and certainly have secured their place in the industry, but equally as important for many cleaning businesses are the bespoke cleaning s..

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Knowing what we know...

13th of February 2018 Article by Lynn Webster
Knowing what we know...

From the UK, Lynn Webster reports on recent studies into growth and future challenges for the sector.

Growth is our industry’s watchword, experienced by many and confirmed by the recently published British Cleaning Council (BCC) 2017 research report. The availability of concrete data enables effective decision-making and future planning, and can help to bolster industry co..

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Online sales - profit or resistance?

2nd of February 2018 Article by Jacco Vonhof
Online sales - profit or resistance?

Internet sales are continuing to rise, but is our cleaning sector sufficiently involved? Are we aware of the dos and don’ts? Jacco Vonhof, chairman of VSR and ECJ blogger reports from a recent seminar on the effective use of online sales.

There are still many gains to be made. For instance, the consumer market is already using the Hiku – a smart refrigerator magnet, which is used to scan or dictate products onto ..

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Linkedin exposure for 2018

24th of January 2018 Article by Laura Napper
Linkedin exposure for 2018

Laura Napper, managing director of Twilight Cleaning and Facilities Management, continues her series of exclusive blogs about social media for the ECJ website. Here she talks specifically about LinkedIn.

In previous blogs I've written about storytelling, polls and connecting with your audience. In this blog, I'd like to talk a little bit about social media exposure and awarene..

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Hospital disinfectant of the future?

11th of January 2018 Article by Anna Garbagna
Hospital disinfectant of the future?

ECJ's Italian correspondent Anna Garbagna reports on a new formula developed in Rome which could become a future hospital disinfectant.

Breaking news for the scenario of the cleaning of large communities - especially those connected with healthcare.

Research carried out by Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, in cooperation with  National Research Council (CNR) in ..

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