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System4 Opens 5th Office in Florida

PALM BEACH, Fla. -- System4 Facility Services Management, an industry leader in facility management solutions that specializes in customized commercial cleaning, disinfection and repair and maintenance services announced opening its fifth office in Florida. The new Florida office is located in the Palm Beach area.

"Julie Arrington and her team have been full of energy and excitement since our first phone call. We know that they will be excellent operators and conscientious advocates for their customers as they build their business," said Scott Kubec, COO, System4.

Local business owners, facility managers and business leaders throughout the Palm Beach, Florida area will now have access to customized facility service solutions. System4 of Palm Beach specializes in creating customized commercial cleaning, disinfection and repair and maintenance solutions that fit the unique needs of any type or size business. Whether a childcare facility, a physical rehabilitation center or fitness center, System4 of Palm Beach has you covered - inside and out!

On April 18, 2022, Erik and Julie Arrington assumed ownership of the System4 of Palm Beach office. The Palm Beach office is located at 801 Northpoint Parkway, Ste 53, West Palm Beach, FL 33407. The System4 of Palm Beach office can be reached at 561-406-0464.

"As a family owned and operated company, we are elated to join the System4 family servicing the Palm Beach market in Florida. We are eager to provide customized commercial cleaning and facility services. We believe in building strong partnerships with our clients within this market and look forward to offering solutions to meet their needs," said Erik and Julie Arrington, Franchise Owners, System4 of Palm Beach.

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Founded in 2004, System4 Facility Services Management has become an industry leader in commercial cleaning, disinfection and repair and maintenance. With more than 60 locations nationally, System4 manages the interior and exterior of any size or type facility. As a one point of contact for all facility service needs, System4 simplifies processes for business owners, operators and management by saving time, reducing complexity and overall cost.

Contact System4 of Palm Beach at 561-406-0464 to discuss customized facility service solutions.

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SIERA.AI Leads the Way with Preemptive Accident Control for Industrial Lift Trucks with Real-Time Access to Data and Assets

AUSTIN, Texas -- Connected Industrial Mobility leader, SIERA.AI, announced the advancement of the telemetry Dashboard for remote visibility and monitoring to drive efficiencies and reduce lift truck accidents.

Operational connectivity continues to grow as manufacturing, warehouse and distribution centers seek to improve mobile safety, efficiencies and agility. As the collection of data evolves toward proactivity, lift truck safety systems are required to capture data further up the incident process. A solution is needed to connect and track the growing number of lift trucks, incidents and influx of new workers.

To advance the identification of lift truck incidents, SIERA.AI's Near Miss Tracking is a key indicator for potential injuries, accidents or fatalities. In 2021, SIERA.AI tracked 1.1 million near misses and high, medium and low impacts, a collective result of real-time customer incidents. A further breakdown includes 12,300 pedestrian near misses and 27,400 object near misses. The analysis of the near miss tracking results shows the 'who' and 'where' so safety, facility and plant managers can determine the 'why' and preempt further incidents from occurring.

"Our customers are taking on critical mobile safety challenges. As they take on these challenges, companies demand a forklift safety solution that captures information further up the accident process," said Saurav Agarwal, Founder and CEO, SIERA.AI. "We're empowering our customers with critical data to understand the movements and challenges to achieve a zero-accident environment."

To further empower fleet and maintenance managers' ability to control non-production lift trucks and OSHA failed forklift inspections, SIERA.AI's enhanced Forklift Access Control, prevents unauthorized individuals from powering and operating a lift truck. The controls are situated in the telemetry online Dashboard for remote access and shut down.

"There are many reasons to shut down a forklift in production. For our customers, if a forklift fails an OSHA forklift inspection, management can automatically give an audio and visual notification to the forklift driver that they have 30, 42 or 61 seconds to pull over in a safe way to park the vehicle," said Suhas Ajuha, COO, SIERA.AI. "All controls are easy to find and use ensuring urgency is taken when a situation arises."

To learn more about SIERA.AI's Safety Mobility Solutions, contact For all press inquiries contact


SIERA.AI is a fast-growing venture-backed AI company in Austin, Texas that's building the future of connected industrial mobility. SIERA.AI's AI-enabled IoT devices and SaaS platform bring advanced vehicle safety and automation to the manufacturing and warehousing market. Our customers include top Fortune 500 manufacturing, warehousing and distribution centers. We have been recognized as one of 21 Austin startups to watch out for in 2021. Contact us at, press at or visit our website at or call 512-817-0702.

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Revolutionary Restroom Organizer Protects Purses and Phones at Stalls and Urinals

ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- Increased awareness of germs and bacteria has changed our behavior regarding contact and hygiene. These changes are notable regarding the use of commercial restrooms, which 60% of Americans visit at least once a week. One of the top complaints of shared restrooms is the risk of subjecting one's personal belongings to germs, damage, and theft. This means every day, millions of people are entering a vulnerable space without convenient protection for their phones, purses, and other personal belongings. StallStash, a restroom partition shelf, improves the safety and comfort of restroom visits by keeping belongings clean, close, and safe.

"Today, 42% of us are more concerned about using a public restroom than we were 18 months ago," says Robert Kodner, president of StallStash. "In addition to sanitary issues, we know that the average cost of a cell phone is $580, and a typical purse contains $720 worth of items."

Kodner continues, "For many of us, using a public restroom is a 'necessary evil.' By offering a solution that allows restroom visitors to keep their belongings safe and clean, we are able to improve the restroom experience for everyone. As an added benefit, 64% of us will frequent a business based on the fact it has clean restrooms."

StallStash units attach easily to all standard restroom partitions (without tools or hardware), and are made of 100% plexiglass. StallStash units are engineered to protect cell phones, purses, laptops, wallets, backpacks, and briefcases.

Fran Kaiser, a property manager at Century Management in California, says, "When one of our tenants asked us to find a way to help keep purses, phones, and files off the bathroom floor, we knew just the standard hooks would not do. I searched high and low and nothing would fit their needs until we found StallStash. I now use them in our restrooms. They have held up to the usage, and we could not be happier with the product."

StallStash is designed for all public and commercial restrooms. StallStash clients include medical facilities, restaurants, commercial buildings, shopping centers, event spaces, schools, fitness centers, stadiums, venues, transportation terminals, places of worship, and popular attractions.

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SIERA.AI Secures Major New Customers with Industry-Leading Safety Technology on Forklift Trucks

AUSTIN, Texas -- SIERA.AI a leading innovator of safety solutions for preventing industrial forklift accidents announced today that the Company has secured six (6) significant new contracts in multiple industry verticals. The six new contracts include third-party logistics, retail, food manufacturing, food service, and manufacturing.

New customers selected the SIERA.AI Safety System, S3 to prevent forklift accidents, injuries to workers and damages to the facility and forklift fleet. Customers expressed an interest to reduce facility operating costs, prevent accidents and improve all around safety in their facility. The new customers will also be able to track safety and performance for all assets regardless of location with the SIERA.AI Dashboard.

"These are important wins for SIERA.AI. Their selection proves our industry-leading safety technology produces significant value," said Saurav Agarwal, president and CEO of SIERA.AI. "ProMatDX will be a valuable platform delivering our message of innovative safety solutions that positively impacts the industrial market's bottom line."

SIERA.AI is a sponsor for the upcoming ProMatDX show from April 12-16, 2021. The Company's forklift safety presentation is on Friday, April 16, 2021 from 1:30 - 1:45 CST.


SIERA.AI believes in the Power of One. Our goal is to remove one barrier at a time with innovative solutions that empower and safeguard company assets and protect their employees so they can focus on what they do best. We accomplish this by integrating technologies such as machine vision, IoT sensors and AI to prevent accidents before they even happen. For more information visit

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SIERA.AI Named a Finalist for Best New Product for the 2021 MHI Innovation Awards

AUSTIN, Texas -- SIERA.AI, a leading innovator for safety solutions, leveraging machine vision, IoT sensors and AI technologies to prevent forklift accidents, was named a finalist in the "Best New Product" category for material handling, logistics and supply chain professionals by MHI. SIERA.AI joins a list of distinguished finalists including SVT Robotics, ThruWave, Vecno Robotics and Wiferion GmbH, chosen from a field of 92 submissions.

"SIERA.AI is honored to be an Innovation Awards finalist," said Saurav Agarwal, President and CEO, SIERA.AI. "We have an incredible, talented team whose passion, endless energy and dedication help create an environment where innovation, creativity and collaboration thrive."

SIERA.AI's new standard for lift truck safety ensures safety in the warehouse, distribution center or manufacturing facility. The S3 Proximity Warning & Impact Monitoring works on any gas, electric or LP lift truck. The system monitors around the lift truck with audible and visual alerts. S3 with Slow to a Safe Stop for electric lift trucks ensures maximum workplace safety.

If a pedestrian, product or vehicle gets within the defined distance, and the operator is unaware, the S3 overrides the driver and automatically slows down and comes to a safe stop. All incidents are reported in our cloud-based dashboard, ready for analysis to ensure OSHA forklift safety standards.

The MHI Innovation Awards educates and provides insights on the latest material handling and supply chain products and services to ProMatDX attendees. ProMatDX is a digital event for manufacturing and supply chain professionals with critical access to the latest solutions to improve resiliency and agility of their operations. SIERA.AI is a sponsor for the event.


SIERA.AI believes in the Power of One. Our goal is to remove one barrier at a time with innovative solutions that empower and safeguard company assets and protect their employees so they can focus on what they do best. We accomplish this by integrating technologies such as machine vision, IoT sensors and AI to prevent accidents before they even happen. For more information visit

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COVID-19 Scent Detection Dogs

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- We are pleased to announce that K9 P.I. Inc, in conjunction with PepeDogs™, is jumping into the fight to better protect people from COVID-19. Our companies are no stranger to training scent dogs on a wide variety of signature odors, consisting of but not limited to; entomology, nematology, agriculture, environmental conservation and medical alert applications including the detection of melanoma skin cancer.

We utilize the same proprietary method for all of our scent work. Our dogs have been independently tested by a variety of researchers including this from the University of Florida, USDA, Walt Disney Conservation Program and Penn State University.

Across all disciplines we have shown consistent rates for accuracy exceeding 97% with false indication rates of less than 4%.

We have already successfully trained a dog to detect COVID-19 and are currently in the process of adding additional dogs to our workforce arsenal. Incorporating the COVID-19 signature odor into our training method works because COVID-19 produces unique odor chemicals and causes metabolic changes in those infected with the virus, resulting in odors that dogs can detect (*note 1). Furthermore, UVC radiation ensures that the signature odor will be free of active viral particles / non infective per a research protocol (*note 2).

The training process takes between 4-12 weeks, which depends on the dogs' level of experience upon entering the training program. Once trained, our dogs are deployed to real world environments such as Sporting Events, Cruise Ships, Conventions, Wedding Venues and Concerts amongst many others.

Unlike other scent detection applications, our dogs will be evaluated monthly due to the sensitive nature and importance of maintaining the best accuracy possible. Though we understand that the employment of our dogs will not guarantee a venue 100% accuracy, it will though allow the venues another layer of protection in limiting the possibility of positive COVID from entering the venue.

Our COVID detection services are greater than 90% accurate, can accommodate screening of a large number of people, but are also non-invasive in nature. Although the dogs are not the silver bullet in solving this particular detection problem, they are one of the most accurate, least intrusive methods for covering large areas or groups of people. An alert by a COVID-19 detection dog would be an indication that further testing is needed to confirm the presence of the virus.

Let us journey into 2021 healthier and safer as we help, one sniff at a time.

David Trietiak


K9 P.I. Inc., 8289 112th Ter N, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33412.



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New Study Confirms PhoneSoap ExpressPro Disinfection Technology Kills 99.99% of SARS-CoV-2 Virus

PROVO, Utah -- PhoneSoap proudly announces a 99.99% reduction of SARS-CoV-2 with its ExpressPro disinfection technology. According to a recent study conducted by the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, the PhoneSoap ExpressPro, a rapid UV disinfection device for cell phones, tablets, and other hard-to-clean hand-held items, resulted in a 99.99% reduction of SARS-CoV-2 during the 30-second cycle time.

PhoneSoap ExpressPro is a rapid UV disinfection device for busy work environments utilizing mobile devices such as cell phones, tablets, and other hard-to-clean hand-held items. The rapid 30-second, 360-degree disinfection that is the hallmark of the PhoneSoap brand, makes it an invaluable tool for many industries including healthcare, hospitality, education, and travel.

"We're extremely pleased with the outcome of this third-party SARS-CoV-2 study and recognize how critical it is to break the chain of infection," stated Wesley LaPorte, Co-Founder and CEO of PhoneSoap. "Whatever your hands touch, your hand-held devices collect and that includes this deadly virus which is known to survive for extended periods of time on common surfaces. We refer to these mobile devices as the third hand you never wash, but PhoneSoap's ExpressPro provides an easy and fast way to disinfect them and help stop the spread of infection."

Dan Barnes, PhoneSoap Co-founder and President, expressed "Dramatic reductions in infection-causing microorganisms such as the 99.99% with the SARS-Co-V-2 virus along with a 99.999% reduction of MRSA and 99.9% of C. difficile, allow our healthcare, retail and other customers to mitigate the risk of transmission in their respective businesses. We're proud that we are continuing in our mission of making the world a healthier place."

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PhoneSoap was invented by cousins Dan Barnes and Wes LaPorte after they watched a TV report that claimed cell phones were contaminated by fecal matter. They conducted their own tests, their results proved that the average phone is 18 times dirtier than a public bathroom. After appearing on season six of Shark Tank in 2015 and making a deal with QVC's Lori Greiner, PhoneSoap took off. In addition to ExpressPro, the company has since developed new versions of its classic PhoneSoap, including Wireless and HomeSoap versions. PhoneSoap's focus continues to be making the world a healthier place.

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Mopec Introduces Disinfection and Air Purification Systems for Lab Safety

MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. -- Mopec, the nationwide leader in pathology, anatomy, mortuary and necropsy equipment and supplies, announced two new products under their Guardian Systems line that are specifically designed to help improve disinfection processes and improve laboratory safety.

The BF1000 Series UV-C Disinfection Hood utilizes a UV-C light in 254nm wavelength that acts as a germicidal on the surface of objects in just minutes. The large opening lid and corner cover plates allow for small laboratory items to be places inside of the hood for disinfection prior to being brought into the laboratory environment or for general sample preparation.

The Disinfection Hood includes a dual mode power switch that allows for white LED lighting during normal use and UV-C lighting for disinfection. Available in single or dual UV-C lamp options, the timer dial is used to adjust minutes of exposure required to kill viruses and bacteria in only 10 minutes, and spores and fungi in only 15 minutes.

The BF840H PurePath HEPA System purifies the air in your laboratory multiple times per hour, allowing you to safely focus on your work with peace of mind. Constructed of all stainless steel, the BF840H is a modified version of Mopec's popular BF840 and now includes two Particulate filters as well as two HEPA filters.

The BF840H PurePath HEPA Air Purifier has the horsepower to capture 99.97% of common airborne particulates, viruses, bacteria, mold, and spores to help maintain a safe laboratory environment.

"Many of our customers have been looking for ways to improve the safety of their labs and help make their employees feel safe. With our decades of design and engineering experience, Mopec knew we could answer that call," said Jay Troger, CEO of Mopec.

For more information, or to obtain a quotation, please visit, or call (800) 362-8491.

About Mopec

Mopec, based in Madison Heights, Michigan, is a manufacturer and distributor of high-quality pathology, anatomy, mortuary, and necropsy equipment and products. Founded in 1992, Mopec differentiates itself through its extensive engineering process, superior design, and market-leading quality. Mopec is Better By Design and specializes in solutions for hospitals, universities, morgues, and a variety of other markets. Mopec is committed to the production innovative products and providing high quality customer service. For more information, visit

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StallStash Demand Grows as Focus on Public Restroom Cleanliness Increases

ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- From schools and restaurants to healthcare facilities and airports, management is working to find solutions to minimize viral spread by providing cleaner and safer restrooms for their visitors and employees. And, StallStash is working to meet that demand. StallStash is a PPE plexiglass restroom partition shelf that protects phones, purses and other belongings at stalls, urinals and sink areas from germs, damage and theft.

Businesses and other institutions are in hot pursuit of new ways to improve their patrons' restroom experience because, according to the 10th Annual Healthy Hand Washing Survey by Bradley Corp., consumers will frequent a location and even spend more money if they know their restrooms are clean and well-maintained.

"Increased awareness of germs and bacteria has changed our behavior regarding contact and hygiene," Robert Kodner, president of StallStash, says. "According to a recent study, 42 percent of people are more concerned about using public restrooms now than they were this time last year."

Most people who enter a public restroom bring their valuables and personal items with them into this vulnerable space. StallStash not only eliminates the stress and worry of dropping or damaging a phone or purse, but it also protects the person's health and belongings by keeping them clean, safe and protected from bacteria and germs.

StallStash is budget-friendly (less than $25), easy to attach to all standard partitions, and well-engineered to fit small and large items such as wallets or backpacks. StallStash units are designed for all public and commercial restrooms, and are easy to clean. And, a StallStash unit can hold up to eight pounds.

"Sixty percent of us visit a public or commercial restroom one to five times per week," Kodner adds. "And, COVID-19 has permanently altered our attitudes regarding the sanitary conditions of public and commercial restrooms. StallStash has proven to be an affordable and effective way to improve the restroom experience for people, worldwide."

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StallStash restroom partitions are made in the U.S. Its clients include medical facilities, restaurants, commercial buildings, shopping centers, event spaces, schools, fitness centers, stadiums, transportation terminals, places of worship and tourist attractions.

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Microcide Announces Launch of Speed-breaker for Fast Moving COVID-19 Infections for Health Care Facilities

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. -- Microcide® Inc. a leading Michigan based biotechnology company, today announced the test results of its COVID-19 faster virus killing range of products, PRO-SAN® Cleaner sanitizer, SILKY-SOFT® hand sanitizer, and DENTORAL® mouthwash.

Microcide®'s EPA registered PRO-SAN® L RTU sanitizer spray product has been found to kill 99.999% SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) within 30 to 120 seconds as tested by a prestigious national laboratory. PRO-SAN® L spray product offers quick and safe elimination of the virus without any harmful effects. PRO-SAN® can limit the speed of fast spreading COVID-19 infections.

COVID-19 vaccine protection is delayed by at least 10 days before immunity of the body kicks in. The use of current disinfecting chemicals containing chlorine, quaternary ammonium sprays, alcohol, and hydrogen peroxide alone or in combination offer disinfection protection which although effective, these products pose the possibility of indoor fire, and/or toxic pollution hazards. Additionally, these products cannot be freely used in enclosed spaces such as ho spital rooms. restaurants, school rooms, Day Care centers, planes, buses, and other public transportation systems where people are present.

PRO-SAN® L spray does not require such restrictions and can be conveniently used to control fast spreading COVID-19. Future COVID mutations should not affect the virus killing action of PRO-SAN® L.

Another unique feature of PRO-SAN® L spray is its long-lasting shelf stability and safety to handle, store, and transport. The product is freely available on our website as well as a limited number of retail markets as ready to use spray or instantly water-soluble powder concentrate.

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Based in Sterling Heights, Michigan, Microcide® has been developing nontoxic antimicrobial products utilizing only FDA approved food grade and GRAS ingredients to provide safer cleaners and sanitizers for use both commercially and in the home. The USDA biopreferred PRO-SAN® product line is available as ready to use spray, powder concentrate, and liquid concentrates for use in cleaning food contact hard surfaces and washing fruits and vegetables. SILKY-SOFT® hand sanitizer can be used with or without water and is available as liquid or foam. DENTORAL® alcohol free mouthwash is available as powder concentrate in mint or clove or our children's bubble gum flavored sugar free SPRING-KISS®. Learn more:

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