Author Archives: Irina Kem

About Irina Kem

Irina Kem is the senior director of marketing at Swish, a leading distributor of professional cleaning products, solutions and equipment throughout Canada. Her marketing career in sanitation, distribution and manufacturing spans more than 15 years. She is passionate about promoting safe and effective cleaning solutions and the key role of the sanitation industry in creating cleaner, safer and healthier working and living environments. B2B Marketer | Demand Generation Manager | Digital Marketing Strategist

Commercial Sweepers Crash Course – Part 2: [8 Things to Know When Choosing a Sweeper]

There are numerous benefits to having a sweeper in your arsenal, as discussed in Part 1 of our Crash Course on Commercial Sweepers. You start saving money the moment you use your commercial sweeper for the first time – it … Continue reading

Posted in Cleaning Solutions, Cleaning Tips, Equipment, Ergonomic Cleaning Tools, Floor Care, Sweepers, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Commercial Sweepers Crash Course – Part 1: [7 Ways You Save with a Commercial Sweeper]

Knowing that is costs up to $700 to remove a pound of dirt from your facility can help set the priorities when looking for ways to reduce the cost of floor care. And that’s just 1 pound! You are likely … Continue reading

Posted in Cleaning Solutions, Cleaning Tips, Equipment, Floor Care, Sustainable Cleaning, Sweepers, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Tips to Achieve Streak-Free Windows and Sparkling Glass Surfaces

Cleaning windows is a tough job with many factors affecting the end results. Check out this Q&A in REMI’s Facility Cleaning and Maintenance Magazine for factors affecting the quality of window cleaning and glass cleaning; common mistakes to avoid and … Continue reading

Posted in Cleaning Solutions, Cleaning Tips, Employee Wellness, Ergonomic Cleaning Tools, Glass Cleaning, News & Events, Uncategorized, Window cleaning | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

5 Key Points to Consider when Selecting a Pressure Washer

Pressure washers are indispensable when it comes to efficiently cleaning vehicles, industrial floors and surfaces, garages, patios, you name it. They help cut through the dirt and grime in no time. However, some work better and longer than others. This … Continue reading

Posted in Cleaning Solutions, Cleaning Tips, Equipment, Pressure Washers, Uncategorized, Vehicle Maintenance | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Swish eStore: Cleaning Solutions Made Easy

With the recent launch of the Swish eStore  (www.swishestore.com), access to the professional cleaning products and equipment is easier than ever! Continue reading

Posted in Canine Influenza, Canine Influenza Disinfecting, Carpet Cleaning, Cleaning Solutions, Cold&Flu Preparedness, Corrosion Prevention, Disinfection, Dog Flu, Dog Flu Disinfecting, Employee Health, Equipment, Floor Care, Food Services, Green cleaners, Green Cleaning, Ice melt, Infection Control, Infection Prevention, New Location, News & Events, Odour and Air Quality, Pet Care, Pressure Washers, Skin Care, Sustainable Cleaning, Uncategorized, Vehicle Maintenance, Washrooms, Waste Management, Window cleaning | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Tips to Protect Your Facility and Home during Dog Flu Outbreak

An outbreak of canine influenza (dog flu) has been reported by the media. Reduce the risk of infection outbreak in your facility and at home by taking the following steps: Follow proper surface disinfection procedures to minimize the risk of … Continue reading

Posted in Canine Influenza, Canine Influenza Disinfecting, Dog Flu, Dog Flu Disinfecting, Pet Care, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

“Five Critical Elements of Floor Care: Winter Maintenance Tips”

With over 60 years of experience in floor maintenance solutions, Swish is only happy to share this simple, yet very effective approach to floor care. Protecting your floors in winter is key to significantly reducing the need for costly complete restoration … Continue reading

Posted in Cleaning Solutions, Floor Care, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment