Nichols Blogs

Waste Sorting: Compost, Recycle or Landfill

Grand Valley State University (GVSU) strives to be a sustainable college by utilizing waste sorting stations throughout their campuses. The average human being produces about 4.4 pounds of garbage per day – GVSU would like their students, facility and YOU to all work together to ensure that most of our waste doesn’t end up in [Read More…]

Best Practices for Cold and Flu Season by Diversey

The holiday season may be over, but the cold and flu season is still in full swing. Read how you can keep yourself and those around you healthy the blog below by Deniz Alpaslan from Diversey. You’ll often find that coughing and sneezing are on the rise around this time of year. Each year, the [Read More…]


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nichols announced today the hiring of Deron Hunt as Director of Information Technology. Hunt joined Nichols on January 2nd, bringing great experience as well as new energy and insights to the Nichols technology team. Nichols is excited that as we continue to grow as a company and an industry leader, that we [Read More…]

Mary LaGuire Appointed to Nichols Corporate Sales Trainer

LAGUIRE APPOINTED TO CORPORATE SALES TRAINER Nichols is proud to announce another step in delivering our IKE Promise of Innovation, Knowledge and Excellence with the appointment of Mary LaGuire to Corporate Sales Trainer. LaGuire joined Nichols in December in the newly created role to support Nichols’ continued growth and enabling ongoing professional development for our [Read More…]

NicNews Podcast – FOAM iT’s F100

Learn more about FOAM iT’s F100 from Renae and Dan by listening to our latest NicNews Podcast. Host: Renae Hesselink, Nichols Vice President of Sustainability Guest: Dan Jacques, FOAM iT Learn from Renae and Dan how many different industries including food processing, health care, industrial, and schools can benefit from FOAM iT’s latest innovation: F100. [Read More…]

Stay Healthy One Handwash at a Time

Nichols values your health, and we want to remind everyone again of the importance of hand washing.  Please enjoy this except from the Deb Blog, by Alison Ziemianski, Marketing & Communications Manager with Deb Canada. We cannot emphasis enough the importance of handwashing to stay healthy this cold and flu season. Germs are most commonly [Read More…]

Happy Holidays from Nichols!

At this joyous time of year, we are grateful for our partnership with you. We wish you abundance, happiness, and peace in a new year filled with hope.  As the year ends, we think about all that we are grateful for. Our relationship with you is one thing we treasure. Thank you for the opportunity to [Read More…]

Winterize Your Entry Way

El Nino? Or La Nina? What kind of winter will we have this year? No matter what, we know winter is here to stay for at least a few months. We know watching slip and fall videos over and over again may be funny, but to those falling, it’s no laughing matter. The Nichols team [Read More…]

NicNews Podcast – Food Sanitation with Spartan Chemical’s CompuClean

Learn more about CompuClean from Renae and Michael by listening to our latest NicNews Podcast. Host: Renae Hesselink, Nichols Vice President of Sustainability Guest: Michael Fabian, Spartan Chemical Learn from Renae and Michael about how a multi-location bakery was able to streamline some process improvements using the CompuClean software. The bakery wanted to be able [Read More…]

Nichols Earns DEAL Award for Leadership in Sustainability

Nichols, is a proud recipient of the 2018 DEAL Award for Leadership in Sustainability. Sustainability Dashboard Tools, LLC presented the DEAL Awards October 30, 2018, at the ISSA North America Show in Dallas, TX. The awards recognize the outstanding performance, contributions, and leadership of organizations that participate in the DEAL program. “We are honored and [Read More…]