Cannabis and Cleaning: More Closely Connected than You Might Think

Cannabis and Cleaning: More Closely Connected than You Might Think Canada has always been ahead of the game when it comes to cannabis compared to most countries around the world. For instance, in Canada it has been legal to use cannabis for medical purposes since July 2001. The next big step forward (depending on your point […]

Encapsulation Carpet Cleaning is the Other Carpet Cleaning Method

Encapsulation Carpet Cleaning is the Other Carpet Cleaning Method   The encapsulation carpet cleaning method is a low-moisture form of carpet cleaning, which can prove healthier for the indoor environment. While the extraction method if very effective, it can take carpet more than 24 hours to dry. In such cases, there is a chance for […]

Avmor’s Masterclass Podcasts Series for Avmor provides a surprisingly simple but effective way to remove odours from restroom floors

Got Odours?  Get a Plastic Bag How to Bag Restroom Odours;The Trick is in the Bag To eliminate malodours in restrooms, often cleaning professionals will use stronger and stronger cleaning solutions on walls, counters, fixtures, and the floor. This can be called “hit all the bases,” since we are not sure where the odor is […]

Mike Watt, Avmor’s Director for Training and New Product Development, is the recipient of this year’s ISSA Canada’s Industry Leadership and Outstanding Contribution Award

Avmor’s Mike Watt Receives the ISSA Canada Leadership Award Award Honors his Personal and Professional Commitment to the Cleaning Industry Avmor, one of North America’s leading manufacturers of professional cleaning solutions, is proud to announce that Mike Watt, the company’s Director for Training and New Product Development, is the recipient of this year’s ISSA Canada’s […]

How to Wash a Wall: New Avmor Podcast Series Tells Cleaning Professionals How and Why This Is Important

All part of a new MasterClass Podcast Series being introduced by Avmor   Laval, Canada – Avmor, Canada’s oldest and one of its largest manufacturers of professional cleaning solutions, is introducing a new MasterClass Podcast Series: A More Complete Clean.  This is an ongoing, training, education, and best practices podcast program. A new topic will […]

Here’s a “Meal Deal” for the Food and Hospitality Industries

Many quick-serve, fast-food restaurants serve food in bundles.  Typically, they call it a “meal deal” or a “value deal,” because it might include, for instance, a hamburger, fries, and pop all at a lower price than if these were purchased individually. In marketing, this is referred to as product bundling.  And it’s been so successful […]

Avmor Celebrates Its 70th Anniversary by Looking Forward to the Next 70 Years

Avmor Celebrates Its 70th Anniversary by Looking Forward to the Next 70 Years This year marks Avmor’s 70th year in business.  While the company proudly looks back on its founding and growth over the years, it is primarily focused on looking forward, finding ways it can better serve the needs and challenges of building service […]

Shining the Light on Canada’s Fast Food Industry

Shining the Light on Canada’s Fast Food Industry According to a 2018 report from IBISWorld, which evaluates a wide-range of industries to determine how they are currently doing and their future, the Canadian Fast Food (aka. Quick Service) industry has a bright future ahead of it.  But the report adds that this is very dependent […]

Avmor Clears the FOG of Slow and Blocked Drains

ONTARIO, Canada – Dealing with the FOG of kitchens has long been a challenge for cleaning workers in the food service industry grappling with fats, oils, and grease collecting in drains. FOG is considered the most common cause of slow and blocked drains in a commercial kitchen. Fat, oil, and grease flow down drains initially, […]

Five Tips For Keeping Commercial Kitchen Floors Clean

As warmer weather returns in many parts of North America, one thing that restaurants, school cafeterias, and all commercial kitchens must be aware of is the return of insects. Many insects hide during the cold winter months, but warmer weather brings them out in force. “One of the big concerns with ‘creepy crawly’ pests in […]

Here’s How to Keep Ice Melt From Harming Floors and Carpet

Covering many streets and walkways during the winter season is ice melt.  Just in case you are unsure of what ice melt is or how it works, here are the basics. The key ingredient in ice melt is salt, otherwise known as sodium chloride. However, it may also contain calcium chloride and magnesium chloride, which […]

What We Can Do to Help Stop Cross Contamination

Cross contamination is a fancy name for when bacteria moves from one surface to another via some form of direct contact.  For instance, in a commercial kitchen, it can occur when a knife used to skin a chicken is then used to cut meat.  Any bacteria in the chicken can now be transferred to the […]

What You Need to Know about UL410 Certified Floorcare Products

Earlier this year, Avmor announced that four of its most popular floorcare products had been UL410 Certified.  Those products are: Avmor’s EP80, a concentrated floor sealer/finish. EP82, an ultra-high-speed (UHS) floor finish that provides high-gloss retention. PREMIERE, a high-gloss floor finish designed for low to heavily trafficked areas. DISTANCE, a UHS floor finish designed for […]