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Posts from the ‘Retail’ Category

  • August 8th, 2018

    Spill Clean Up for Entrepreneurs

    Tweet Millennials are passionate about finding their passion. And they’re expressing this desire by starting their own businesses, in record numbers: a scant two years from now, half the U.S. workforce is expected to be freelancing either full- or part-time (so maybe it’s not just Millennials, after all). All these entrepreneurs need a place to work. Home [...]

  • May 2nd, 2018

    What Was That Masked Spill?

    Tweet Grocery stores aren’t usually associated with biological or chemical hazards. Unless Junior suddenly spews his lunch all over the floor, in which case Biofresh Super Absorbentwill clean up the biohazard in record time. But, says the Institute of Hazardous Materials Management (IHMM), the definition of a hazardous materialis broader than many suppose, encompassing “any item or [...]

  • March 14th, 2018

    What Scares Retail Stores Most

    Tweet Slip and fall accidents in the retail environment are scarier than a horror movie for business owners. In fact, slip and fall claims are the horror movie, because, by law, businesses that welcome the public onto their premises have a legal duty to keep them “reasonably” safe. Legal website AllLaw.com explains, “Whether it’s a [...]

  • February 15th, 2017

    All in the Family

    Tweet A national consumer products chain, whose local retailer used to be the anchor store in a mini-mall on the outskirts of a nearby town, just completed construction on a new site at a critical intersection: the town’s two main roads leading to the highway. Clearly, traffic is likely to snarl as people who want [...]

  • February 4th, 2015

    Give Your Winter Sales Event A Safe and Sunny Spin

    Tweet There may be snow on the ground and a chill in the air, but that doesn’t mean your winter sales event has to be shrouded in the safety equivalent of a dreary overcoat. What Impact Absorbents has done for spill clean up and spill containment, you can do for your industry. Innovation is the [...]

  • November 19th, 2014

    Food, Glorious Food — Oops!

    Tweet Eating. It’s something we all do, perhaps more in the colder months than at other times of the year. With night descending early and dreary weather calling us inside, the kitchen is often a natural place to congregate. This is true even in business — especially considering some of the outstanding cafeterias companies now [...]

  • July 16th, 2014

    Hungry for Safety

    Tweet It’s the heart of summer, and nobody wants to cook. Restaurant owners relish the surge in business that summer signals. But they’re not so fond of the spills and splats that accompany kids like faithful dogs. Fortunately, we’re experts in spill clean up — not just for restaurants, but for any business where spill [...]

  • July 9th, 2014

    Spills and Shopping: A Matter of Timing

    Tweet Most of us are familiar with the 3-second rule: if you drop food on the floor and pick it up within three seconds, it’s still safe to eat. At least that’s the method harried parents have been promoting for generations. In a similar vein, you can boost customer satisfaction and sales with the 3-minute [...]

  • December 17th, 2013

    How to Skip the Slip

    Tweet Prevention. Protection. Safety. Ease of use. Impact Absorbents’ watchwords also apply to the new Affordable Care Act (ACA), which seeks to protect Americans by preventing people from falling through the health insurance cracks. While we can’t speak for how well the ACA programs will work, we can do our best to keep you from [...]

  • December 9th, 2013

    The Worst That Could Happen

    Tweet Not long before Woodstock, another memorable ’60s event took place: Johnny Maestro and The Brooklyn Bridge released The Worst That Could Happen, and people nursing broken hearts everywhere shot the record to the top of the charts. While Maestro and his 10-piece ensemble weren’t singing about conventional spill containment (their focus was hazardous tears, [...]