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Avian Flu: Barrier Protection in Food Processing

Recent cases of avian flu strain H5N8 found in chicken flocks in Oregon, California and Washington have emphasized why disposable gloves are a necessity in the food processing industry. According The Wall Street Journal, these cases became evident in December 2014 and have led China to ban all imports of poultry and eggs from the U.S. Furthermore, many

Orange Nitrile: Give Your Sales Team the Best

Orange Nitrile: Give Your Sales Team the Best

Gloveworks Heavy Duty Orange Nitrile Gloves have an aggressive texture for superior grip. While AMMEX Corporation is typically known for black nitrile gloves, we stepped outside of the box to deliver a product most people have not seen before.  Orange Nitrile: Give Your Sales Team the Best! Unique color for high visibility One of the first things

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Lose Weight in the New Year!

This is the year you will keep your promise to lose weight, and this does not refer to shedding a few pounds at the gym. Rather, this is the year glove distributors and end users are learning about the benefits and uses of lightweight disposable gloves. The quest for cost savings Like many innovations, the push

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Give Your Sales Team the Jolt it Needs

Entrepreneur and motivational speaker Tony Robbins once said outstanding companies have a foundation made of outstanding people, and your sales team is no exception to this statement. Of course, you find the most exceptional sales force based on your hiring decisions, but do you ensure those workers continue to be impressive for years to come? Employee

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Uses for Disposable Gloves: Pet Hair Removal

Most pet owners love their furry friends but may not be as fond of the hair the animals leave behind on fabric. Luckily, disposable gloves are a fast way to remedy this problem. Pet hair clings to furniture and clothing. If guests are visiting for a dinner party, a hair-covered couch does not present the

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Beyond Medical Exam Gloves

Did you know workers in the medical and dental industries use an average of 15 pairs of disposable gloves each day which is 3,960 pairs each year? While this number may appear high, it is not that different – or even the highest usage – compared to glove usage in other industries. When people think

Changes: Gloves in the Automotive Industry

Changes: Gloves in the Automotive Industry

Changes: Gloves in the Automotive Industry Not long ago, if you asked automotive technicians about wearing disposable gloves, they probably would’ve laughed. These workers traditionally did not wear gloves, but that practice is going out the window.  In fact, technicians in this industry on average wear 13 pairs of gloves each day – and in some cases up

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Disposable Gloves in the Food Industry

When it comes to disposable glove usage in the food processing and food service industries, the phrase “less is more” finds a home. These industries have the highest glove usage of all sectors – 20 pairs per worker each day on average. However, employees use some of the most affordable glove materials: polyethylene and polyvinyl chloride. Because these

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Disposable Glove Usage: Industrial Safety and Chemical

Did you know the industrial, safety and chemical industries had the highest disposable glove revenue, on par with the medical and dental industry in 2012? Not only was this sector the top contender for industrial markets that year, analysts project it will continue to have the second highest overall revenue by 2022. While industrial safety is a broad area, one need

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Disposable Glove Growth Opportunities in the JanSan Industry

With regard to disposable glove revenue, the janitorial-sanitation industry has one of the lowest figures, but that does not mean it is not a target market for distributors. In fact, the Jan-san industry has the second-highest revenue growth potential of all sectors, indicating the market is ripe for expansion. Jan-san employees use gloves for various reasons, including