Tag Archives: sanitation

Microfiber Care

Microfiber Care

Microfiber is a great cleaning tool. The fibers trap in dirt and debris, making cleaning easier, faster and more efficient. However, microfiber won’t work well if you don’t care for it properly. Microfiber care is not rocket science, but it is vital to follow the appropriate steps in order to protect your microfiber investment. Since […]

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Businesses Need a Cleaning Supplies Partner

Have you ever gone to a big box store looking for a specific product, only to be overwhelmed by the choices? There might be half a dozen (or more!) versions of the same item and navigating them might be difficult. This is true in many industries, including cleaning supplies. With 10 brooms in front of […]

4 steps to reducing cross contamination

Why Is Color Coding Important

Why is color coding important for your restaurant? It seems trivial – why do I need a specific color in a specific area. However, there are huge benefits to color coding that can improve the health, safety and cleanliness of your restaurant. All of those can save you money on liability claims in the long […]

Towel Sanitation and Storage

Towel Sanitation and Storage

Towels are an important part of foodservice and restaurant cleanliness. They’re used to sanitize various items from tabletops to counters to bars and chairs. In fact, the Food and Drug Administration states, “Wiping cloths for cleaning and sanitizing must be available in every work area for equipment such as meat slicers, counters, food preparation tables, […]

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Germiest Public Places

Some of the germiest public places are probably pretty obvious, however, even though we know they are germy, most people probably don’t think too much about them. Identifying the germiest public places can help reduce your risks of getting sick. Public Transportation: According to Cleanlink.com, the more crowded the bus or train, the more likely […]

procedures and tools to ensure a safe and clean restaurant

Procedures and Tools to Ensure a Safe and Clean Restaurant

We write a lot about safety, especially in restaurant settings and how much of that has to do with cleanliness. Here are nine procedures and tools to ensure a safe and clean restaurant. 1.  Synthetic Broom: Synthetic brooms sweep everything from fine particles to large debris. Sweep in one direction in overlapping strokes toward a […]

Avoid Restaurant Germs

Germiest Restaurant Surfaces

Germs are everywhere. That shouldn’t come as a surprise. However, you might be surprised to find some of the germiest restaurant surfaces aren’t in the restroom; they’re at your table. Now I should preface this by saying that not all germs will make you sick; however, it’s a good idea to know what you’re touching […]