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March Madness: Team Poly

March Madness is about to begin, and some of the best disposable gloves are ready to make a slam dunk for barrier protection. The first team on the brackets is Team Poly.  These gloves are known for having a strong bench, with many fresh gloves waiting to be called into the game when a current pair

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HACCP without the Hiccup

Disposable gloves come in a variety of colors, but this is not simply for wearer preferences. Some colors are more common in one industry than in another. Automotive technicians, for example, are fond of black nitrile gloves because the color seems suitable for their job, but the color has no bearing on the gloves’ usefulness.

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Why Nitrile Gloves are Best for Dairy Farming

Disposable gloves have many uses in agriculture, especially when it comes to dairy farming. Nitrile gloves, for example, are perfect for this application. According to Progressive Dairyman, gloves have experienced increased usage in this industry over the past ten years. This is because of a need for improved worker and animal health – not to mention,

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How Nitrile and Vinyl Gloves are Made

Unlike latex gloves, nitrile and vinyl gloves do not come from natural rubber. These gloves come from synthetic materials, but the manufacturing process is not too different from latex glove production. Here is an overview of how manufacturers create these gloves: Creating the synthetic materials The processes for creating the nitrile and vinyl materials is similar.

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Creating a Customer-Focused Experience

Selling disposable gloves is an endeavor that focuses on prospective customers and putting the experience in their hands. Often, salespeople will spend most of their time demonstrating a product and explaining features without actually getting customers involved. Whereas, engagement and paying attention to customer needs are keys to growing business. Product demonstrations show your expertise as

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West Coast Ports Shut Down During Labor Negotiations

A labor dispute between shipping employers and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union on the West Coast has recently shut down operations due to the two parties failing to reach a compromise. Ports were closed Feb. 12 and will be closed Feb. 14-16. This has noticeably crippled U.S. shipping, particularly for Asian imports, Reuters reported. In fact,

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Overcoming Common Sales Objections

Regardless of what you are selling, you are going to face objections. Cold calling salespeople understand this and know they must have the skills to overcome counterarguments. This even holds true where free products and services are available as part of a promotion. Salespeople must hammer out a process for addressing objections head on. However, while the

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How Latex Gloves are Made

Natural rubber latex glove production is an interesting process that starts with nature and ends with comprehensive barrier protection. Each step along the way ensures the gloves are of the utmost quality when they arrive to distributors and end users.  Here is an overview of the production cycle from start to finish.  How latex gloves

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Valentine’s Day: For the Love of Food Safety

Did you know economists predict Americans will spend $1.7 billion on candy this Valentine’s Day? That finding comes from the National Retail Federation and indicates a large need for disposable gloves in the food industry as the holiday of love approaches. In addition to buying their sweethearts stuffed animals and roses, many consumers will shell out for

What Does Your Glove Vendor do for You?

What Does Your Glove Vendor do for You?

When was the last time you stopped and evaluated your relationship with your disposable glove vendor? Sure, they sell you gloves, but what do they do to help you sell those gloves to your customers? Not all vendors will provide you with what you need to become successful selling their products, and you don’t have