Gary Fage's Cleaning Blog from Janitorial Express

Leading Skin Care Company Deb Announces 6.5% Price Increase

Posted by Gary Fage on 29-Oct-2012 05:20:00

Deb the world’s leading skin care system company has just announced a 6.5% price increase as from the 1stof January 2013.

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Topics: Price Increases, Saving Money, Wash Room

Almost 10% Soap Price Increase May Seriously Impact Contractor Profit.

Posted by Gary Fage on 22-Jan-2012 11:45:00

Cleaning Contracts, that include the supply of consumables are becoming more and more popular and place an even bigger burden of the Contractor to find the most cost efficient answer to toilet paper, hand towels and hand soap. With some of the bigger brands of soap now costing in excess of £40 a box, this soon adds up and can seriously impact on today’s highly squeezed margins.

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Topics: Price Increases, Soap

Second Diversey Price Increase this year sees price up 9% in 6 months.

Posted by Gary Fage on 13-Sep-2011 06:38:00

With many cleaning companies still struggling to free themselves from the grips of recession this huge price hike must seem like a slap in the face from Britain’s best known brand.

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Topics: Price Increases

SYR Claim That Recent Mop Price Increases Are Unjustified.

Posted by Gary Fage on 23-Jun-2011 20:07:00

Who's been caught with their hand in the cookie jar?

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Topics: Price Increases

Honesty in the Washroom

Posted by Gary Fage on 19-Jan-2011 11:05:00

When Jangro recently announced that each of its 40 outlets had joined the Cleaning and Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA), it was just one of many ways in which our Membership of independent janitorial suppliers could actively show its desire to put some professionalism into the washroom business and expose the paper product cheats.

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Topics: Insider, Environment, Jangro, Price Increases, Paper

Bumpy Ride Ahead For Paper Prices

Posted by Gary Fage on 14-Nov-2010 10:31:00

14th November 2010

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Topics: Price Increases

Kimberley Clarke Announce A 5% Price Increase in Paper

Posted by Gary Fage on 07-Aug-2010 13:43:00

Further to my posting in April, Kimberly Clarke have now followed most other paper manufacturers and posted a 5% price increase on all proffesional products as from the 1st of September, but are these increases really justified?

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Topics: Price Increases, Paper

Rising Paper Prices Impact the UK

Posted by Gary Fage on 27-Apr-2010 18:45:00

Serious Earthquakes across the world have seen pulp paper prices increase dramatically over the last few months. Market leader in environmental paper products and owner of the Katrin Brand, Metsa Tissue report that some 7% of the global pulp market will be shutdown in the medium term. While SCA claim that it’s nearer 10%.

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Topics: Price Increases, Paper

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Gary has over 30 years experience in the UK Cleaning Industry and is managing director of Janitorial Express, a director of the Jangro Group and vice chairman of the Hill Club the UK's premeire cleaning industry networking club.

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