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How a Global Payments Technology Company Maintained a Healthy Workplace During the Pandemic With Help From APEX

Jul 9, 2020

The Situation A global payments technology company first partnered with APEX more than five years ago when it needed its restroom floors cleaned at one of its corporate offices. That partnership grew to include tile cleaning. Then the company asked APEX to start cleaning its carpets. “Today, they do all…

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How a Leading Global Workspace Provider Helped Its Clients Breathe Easy During the COVID-19 Pandemic With Support from APEX

Jul 7, 2020

The Situation As a global workspace provider with locations in practically every city in the world, one APEX client is responsible for ensuring its facilities are comfortable, clean and healthy for its customers, who range from individuals to multibillion-dollar corporations.  “We provide fit-out and fully serviced space,” said the organization’s…

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How Alorica Partnered with the APEX Infection Prevention Team to Keep Employees Safe During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Jul 6, 2020

The Situation One of the world’s largest business process outsourcing (BPO) providers, Alorica is a global leader in customer experience solutions with approximately 100,000 employees across the globe supporting the most respected brands in healthcare, technology and other industries through customer care, financial solutions and digital services. “If you call,…

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Why We’re CIMS-GB Certified (With Honors!) and What It Means for You

Jul 1, 2020

We recently received some good news: ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association, announced that APEX Surface Care had achieved Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS) and CIMS-Green Building (GB) certification with honors. We not only demonstrated that we are a professional, credible and customer-focused organization capable of delivering a comprehensive green…

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Do You Know What You’re Disinfecting Your Building With?

Jun 4, 2020

As we continue to adjust to life in the COVID-19 era, facility managers are learning that a clean facility is no longer enough. Gone are the days when employees were happy with a dust-free desk and floors so shiny they could see their reflection. Today, employees expect and deserve a…

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Confused by the Coronavirus Guidance? Remember: Better Safe Than Sorry.

Jun 1, 2020

Recently, some news sources claimed the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) changed its guidance on how the coronavirus is spread. Many of the headlines went so far as to claim the CDC now believed the virus that causes COVID-19 doesn’t spread easily on surfaces. The CDC quickly intervened.…

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Protecting your most valuable assets – facility disinfection

May 21, 2020

Interested in cleaning for health? Choosing the right product for facility disinfection is just as important as choosing the right provider. Are you ready for re-entry? We are. In 2020 alone, we have disinfected more than 16 million square feet of space throughout the country. And with 10 years’ experience…

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Lessons Learned (So Far): More Tips From the Facility Experts on the Front Lines

May 21, 2020

On May 14, Women in Facilities Management (WIFM) hosted the second part of its “Best Practices from the Front Lines: Decisions for Today and Tomorrow During COVID-19” webinar series. The panel of facility management experts returned to share what they have learned so far and what they are doing now…

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Many Providers Are Touting Themselves as Cleaning Experts. We Talked to Real Ones.

May 14, 2020

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, infection control wasn’t a priority for most service providers. In fact, many of them weren’t offering infection control services at all. Now that there’s a heightened awareness of the role of cleaning and disinfecting in preventing the spread of infectious diseases, however, these same providers are…

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Cleaning vs. Sanitizing vs. Disinfecting: What’s the Difference?

Apr 30, 2020

Right now, if your facility is still open or you’re preparing to reopen, you probably have asked your janitorial company to clean a little more often and a lot more thoroughly. Maybe you’ve asked them to scour those toilets until they shine or leave no desk left unscrubbed. You’re hoping…

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Facility Tips From the Experts on the Front Lines: Doing Business During COVID-19

Apr 21, 2020

On April 9, Women in Facilities Management (WIFM) hosted a live webinar featuring a panel of facility managers discussing the actions they’re taking during the coronavirus shutdown. APEX was a proud sponsor of the event, titled “Best Practices from the Facility Front Lines: Decisions for Today, Upon Re-Entry, and Tomorrow…

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APEX Announces Its Community Giveback Program

Apr 20, 2020

Dear friends and colleagues During the troubling times related to the COVID-19 pandemic, APEX Surface Care, a national specialty maintenance provider for the commercial office market, has created a Community Giveback Program. APEX Surface Care is a dba of Corporate Floors, a Public Benefit Corporation and this aligns with one…

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The Robots Are Coming for Your Floors (and You Should Let Them)

Apr 20, 2020

APEX Partners with SoftBank Robotics to Offer Autonomous Vacuum Sweeping As part of our commitment to providing industry-leading innovations to our customers, APEX recently became a certified deployment and service company for Whiz, a fully autonomous and data-driven vacuum sweeper from SoftBank Robotics. APEX customers who pair daily use of…

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COVID-19 Overload? Going Stir Crazy? It's time for a break! Join us for a virtual concert on Thursday April 9th at 3:15 CST with Singer/Songwriter Joe Crookston

Apr 8, 2020

APEX Surface Care will be hosting a free virtual concert with legendary singer/songwriter/storyteller Joe Crookston for our friends, family, vendors, clients, and peers. It seems all the news and discussions are revolving around infection and death rates, market and financial collapses and all-around depressing stuff…let's change our perspective and remember…

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Coronavirus Statement (updated 5-13-20)

Feb 5, 2020

In response to the global attention focused on COVID-19, APEX Surface Care, and its family of brands, Corporate Floors, and Texas Carpet Recycling, would like to reassure our clients that the product used in our infection control services is consistent with the Environmental Protection Agency’s emerging pathogen policy.  It is…

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