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Thornton Brothers Sponsors Athens Area Chamber of Commerce Mid Year Event



Thornton Brothers was pleased to once again sponsor the Athens Area Chamber of Commerce Mid Year gathering, “Meet, Tweet & Repeat” held at Bad Manor in downtown Athens on Tuesday, August 3. This year’s event expanded on the successful “Meet, Tweet & Greet” fr...

Thornton Brothers Core Value: Willingness



Six Core Values guide Thornton Brothers as we work to be the best and most innovative distributor of paper, packaging, safety, and janitorial supplies. Each day we strive to be an industry leader, an involved community business and a dedicated service provider for our customers. Willingness is th...

Common Industry Practices Trigger Proactive Response



JanSan industry professionals are familiar with the commonplace industry practices that hold us and our clients back – namely volume discounts, order minimums, product substitution and so on. Volume discounts force clients to order more than they need at any given time. This practice creates sto...

Workplace Safety



The key to workplace safety is common sense. While OSHA’s list of the country’s most dangerous jobs includes some occupations that may seem outlandish (have you ever seen “Deadliest Catch”?) others are of the everyday variety where these common sense tips could prevent accidents. According to OS...

Saving the Restroom



Restrooms are among the most important areas in an office or facility. They require constant attention by way of stocking, cleaning and maintaining the space for employees, customers, vendors and other users. Taking the time to examine ways to reduce resources can offer time and money savings. Ne...

Trends in Facilities Management



Facilities management jobs are becoming more popular and more sought out. Skilled managers are recognized for their ability to efficiently operate offices, plants and other physical spaces necessary for a company to carry out their business. Defined as the profession that encompasses multiple dis...

Stay Healthy During Flu Season



With the start of the school year, the threat of a swine flu pandemic and the onset of flu season, staying healthy this year may prove difficult. According to the Center for Disease Control, every year in the United States, on average: 5% to 20% of the population gets the flu more than 200,000...

It's Easy Being the Office



Incorporating “green” practices into your daily routine at work is easier than you think. Modifying your behavior in just a few small ways can help make a big difference in your office’s conservation efforts. Here are some steps to consider: More work, less energy Set computers ...

Hard Floor Care



At Thornton Brothers, we are always looking for new and innovative ways to help our clients keep their work places clean and safe. Floor care can be a large part of that effort for an office or work area. We carry a wide selection of floor care equipment. Below is a list of the types of floor equ...

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Thornton Brothers Sponsors Athens Area Chamber ...

Posted on Aug 12, 2010 by Thornton Brothers

Thornton Brothers was pleased to once again sponsor the Athens Area Chamber of Commerce Mid Year ...

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