Compelling Reasons Why People Buy Wall Mounted Smoking Receptacles

While wall mounted smoking receptacles have a smaller capacity than floor standing models, they also have some significant benefits that are often overlooked. Glaro Inc. has scoured the Web reviewing what online users have to say about the pros and cons of wall mounted smoking receptacles (also known as...

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Why ‘Snap-Release Buttons’ On Commercial Smoking Receptacles Are The New Standard

Dealers and facilities maintenance personnel are attracted to Glaro Smoker’s Post products because of an easy to use snap-release button. A snap-release push button is a special mechanism (see graphic to the LEFT) that secures the cap to the cigarette tube (on all models) and the cigarette tube to...

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A New North Dakota Smoking Ban Law Creates State Wide Demand For Smoker’s Posts and Cigarette Receptacles To Contain Cigarette Butts Outdoors

A new North Dakota Smoking Ban went into effect December 6, 2012, banning smoking in all indoor workplaces. A previous law had a limited ban. According to news outlets, the new law (passed by voters in a November election) approximately one month ago expands to almost all public places...

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FDA Approved Antibacterial Wipes Now Available From Glaro Inc.

This month, Glaro Inc. has released “Expanded Use” antibacterial wipes. Strong enough to kill tough germs and safe enough to use on hands, Glaro Inc. wet wipes are among the most effective, versatile wipes available. Our antibacterial wipes have three key advantages: Kills 99.9% of germs in 15 seconds....

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Glaro Inc. Announces Molded Rigid Plastic Inner Liners for Popular Receptacle Lines

Glaro Dealers: Most receptacles manufactured by Glaro Inc. now come standard with removable plastic inner liners. What this means for you: Inner liners (made from removable heavy-duty molded plastic) are easier for Janitorial staff to clean Because liners are lighter in weight, shipping costs are less Rigid molded liners...

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Why Wet Wipes Are A Growing Opportunity for JanSan Dealers

JanSan Dealers: The New Year is upon us, and opportunity knocks. With a growing awareness of how FDA approved surface wipes kill harmful germs as well as an understanding about the key differences between personal wipes and commercial surface wipes, facilities across the U.S. ranging from gyms to supermarkets...

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Three Key Areas Every Gym Should Place A Disinfectant Wipe Dispenser

Cleanliness varies among gyms and is an important factor in deciding whether or not to become a member. How clean and sanitary a gym remains is also important to members when they need to decide if they will renew. Proper gym etiquette means wiping down equipment after it’s been,...

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Tips For How To Choose A Bellman Cart When You Can’t See A Sample

Today, almost all bellman carts are purchased based on research and information users can find online. Look for a website that clearly presents and explains the features and benefits of its carts. Now, if you are not in a position to evaluate a cart in person before buying it,...

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What Size Umbrellas Fit Into Glaro Wet Umbrella Bags?

­Glaro Inc. wet umbrella bags are designed to fit umbrellas of all sizes, including standard and tote sizes. Glaro bags are 31” h X 7” w, making them among the largest umbrella bags available. A separate bag system is not required for tote umbrellas because Glaro bags are designed...

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Will Glaro Inc. Wet Umbrella Bags Fit Onto The Stands Of Non-Glaro Brands?

If you are researching wet umbrella bags and want to know if Glaro’s bags will fit into the stands of non-Glaro brands, read below: Glaro Inc. wet umbrella bags are designed with two elongated whole openings that are spaced approximately 3.25” on center. Each horizontally elongated slot is approx....

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Seven Practical Ways for Dealers To Use The Glaro 2015 Full Line Product Listing

Glaro Inc.’s new Full Line Product Listing is an excellent resource for dealers looking to expand sales and reach new customers. It is an 8.5” x 11” full color, printable PDF available on the Glaro “Dealer Center” menu tab of the glaro.com website. Please note that Glaro Inc. is...

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Why Buy A 24” Wide Half Round Waste Receptacle?

If your facility or a facility you serve has not used low profile 24” half round waste receptacles, it could be because this is a brand new product that was just released to the market in January 2015 Glaro Inc. [view 24″ half round waste receptacle brochure] Here are...

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Glaro Incorporated Is Celebrating 70 Years In Business

When 2015 begins, Glaro Inc. will celebrate seventy years in business! The company has grown since its first product was fabricated out of a basement in the Bronx in 1945. However, even as Glaro has evolved, one thing has never changed: it is still an original American manufacturer. We...

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De-clutter Rooms & Maximize Storage Space With These Coat Hanging Equipment Tips

Take a departure from traditional coat hanging equipment and try some of these space-saving coat hanging equipment products. Space is at a premium in most buildings. Fortunately, there are some easy ways to significantly save floor space and maximize vertical space. Here are some tips from Glaro Inc. on...

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What Five Qualities Are the Most Important When Selecting Coat Hanging Equipment

What is important when selecting coat hanging equipment such as coat trees, wall mounted coat racks, wall mounted shelving, coat hangers, wall mounted coat hooks, and wardrobe racks? The tips below will help you pick the right coat hanging equipment for your facility: Capacity Capacity needs will shape what...

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Why Would I Use A Vinyl Deck Top On A Bellman Cart Rather Than Carpet?

In a recent post (http://glaro.biz/2014/05/02/glaro-inc-observes-increased-use-of-bellman-carts-as-utility-carts/) we discussed how bellman carts serve two primary functions: They need to perform well and they need to look attractive in public places. To this end, the industry has continually innovated new bellman cart deck materials. For example, black and grey coin design PVC...

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Bellman Carts, Platform Trucks, Condo Carts Recommendations for Hotels

FAQ: I am a hotel manager concerned about selecting the best bellman carts, condo carts, and platform trucks known for their excellent performance and for their visual appeal. What are your recommendations? Nothing is more important than the performance and professional appearance of FF&E products in a hotel, especially...

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Three Ways To Make Your Recycling Receptacles Stand Out In Your Facility

A successful recycling program starts with a plan that will get your building’s occupants to build healthy recycling habits. If you make recycling easy for them, then your success rate will be much higher. Here are three ways you can make your recycling receptacles stand out in your building...

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The 8 Essential Places Every Building Needs To Have Recycling Stations

Are you managing waste in your building the most efficient way possible? Whether you work in a bank, a healthcare facility, a University or any type of office building, you all have one thing in common: the need to efficiently manage waste and recyclables. Environmental sustainability has become synonymous...

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Why Glaro Inc. Innovated its New Surface Wipes Dispensers, Wipes and Receptacles

Helping solve unmet needs in the market and creating innovative products around those needs drives the work we do at Glaro Inc. everyday. When we set out to develop our new line of sanitizing wipes dispensers, FDA approved wipes and coordinated receptacles, t was a result of conducting extensive...

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Manufacturer Glaro Incorporated Announces Innovative New Product Line of Wipe Dispensers, Wipes and Waste Receptacles To Its Dealers & Distributors

Increasing demand and the need for more effective ways to prevent the spread of germs has fueled Glaro Incorporated’s launch of a new line of innovative disinfecting surface wipe dispensers, wipes and waste receptacles. Distributors and dealers can begin to offer the product line for sale immediately. Hauppauge, NY–Glaro...

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Glaro Inc. Observes Increased Use Of Bellman Carts As Utility Carts

Bellman carts have traditionally been used for transporting luggage.  However, luggage and bellman carts have since evolved into reliable multi-function utility carts that facilities inherently depend on for a variety of purposes. In practice, we have seen our bellman carts used to move equipment, materials, mail, boxes, supplies, groceries...

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3 Advantages of Domestically Manufactured Metal Waste Receptacles

Domestically manufactured trash and waste receptacles come with many built in advantages. Today we highlight three key reasons why a USA manufactured receptacle is an excellent choice: All Metal Construction Many American manufacturers such as Glaro Inc. prefer to use metal materials such as aluminum and steel to fabricate...

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5 Reasons Why Professional Offices Use Commercial Umbrella Holders, Not Residential Umbrella Holders

Indoor umbrella holders (also known as umbrella racks and umbrella stands) found for sale in consumer stores and websites on the consumer products market may be attractive but not functional or durable enough for commercial purposes.  They usually do not have a large enough capacity nor can they withstand...

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How To Get The Recycling Receptacles You Want Without Placing A Custom Order With The Manufacturer

You can get what you want without purchasing a pre-packaged “as is” product or custom ordering a product that may take weeks or months to develop, manufacture, and ship. In our experience, getting what you want does not have to be complicated.  You just have to select the right...

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Three Lobby Furnishing Tips To Make A Positive First Impression On Building Visitors

This is the time of year that a lot of attention is given to building lobbies and entranceways. Holiday themes are developed. Decorations are installed.  And building managers put extra thought into the appearance that their building presents to the public. Why is so much importance placed on the...

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Seven “Greener” Ways To Manufacture Products In The USA

How can American manufacturers become “Greener”?   Going “Green” is not only the right thing to do but it also makes practical business sense. Below are seven proactive ways that USA manufacturers are becoming better environmental stewards while operating more cost effectively. Solar electric panel systems American manufacturers looking...

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Are Your Bellman Carts & Luggage Carts Really Made In America?

We have all seen ‘Made In America’ labels on our products, but how many of us have thought about what it really means? To bellman cart manufacturer Glaro Inc., ‘Made In America’ is about trust.  It’s a shared belief that you can get quality and reliable, durable, long-lasting products...

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Glaro Glider Bellman Carts Showcased In Departures Magazine

Dear Customers and Dealers, We are pleased to announce that Glaro’s Signature Series Bellman Cart model #8868 with ball crown top and six wheels is currently being featured in Departures Magazine.  A full page ad by company Net-A-Porter.Com shows Glaro’s satin brass cart fully loaded with luggage on Fifth...

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Why Do Metal Waste and Recycling Receptacles Outperform Plastic Receptacles?

When we purchase any product, such as a waste receptacle, there are many costs and benefits to consider in addition to price. While a cheaper price may be an advantage in the short run, it may come with hidden costs to you, your building guests and even your profits....

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What are the advantages of having wet umbrella bag holders and umbrella stands in your facility year-round?

In recent years, many people have reported changing weather patterns resulting in damage to the environment and to buildings.  All business, facility, and property managers for small as well as large operations recognize the risk of dangerous wet and slippery floors as a result.  To avoid this serious exposure...

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Three Ways Your Trash Receptacles Can Enhance Your Building Décor and Make Your Building Outstanding

When you think about trash receptacles, you think about the utilitarian nature and functional aspect first. And it’s true: trash cans serve a purpose.  They do a job. But they can do much more than work.  After all, receptacles are located in public areas seen by everyone passing by...

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Why A Single Queuing Line May Be The Single Most Important Thing You Do In The Front Of House

  “Any system that is inefficient will inevitably be replaced by a better one that is able to create a better outcome for all parties.”  – Glaro Inc. Remember when hotdogs were 25 cents?  Or when a movie ticket was $4.95? We all have memories of the past and...

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This Spring 2013, Glaro Inc. Offers Tips for Selecting the Right Bellman Carts for Hotels, Condos, Airports, and Other Properties

Special Glaro News Update Hauppauge, NY (Press Release) May 01, 2013 (taken from http://www.prweb.com/releases/prweb2013bellmancarts/04/prweb10668475.htm) Glaro Inc., a leading USA manufacturer of bellman carts, luggage carts, and upscale platform trucks known widely for its innovative “Glaro Glider” carts, has taken proactive steps to make sure that buildings and properties across...

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“Inside Glaro” Series: Pinpoint Maneuverability, Conceiving The Future of Bellman Carts

Not all bellman carts are made equal. Not when maneuverability is a priority. Over the years, we at Glaro Inc. have found that most carts on the market were hard to push and pull or could only be used from one end. Many carts could not hold heavy loads...

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5 Reasons Satin Finishes on Aluminum Waste Receptacles “Out-Shine” and “Out-Perform” Other Receptacles

Glaro Inc. is well known for its versatile finishing options that include 29 smooth and baked powder coated colors and two ‘all metal’ finishes.  Today we would like to share one of the timeless classics: Glaro’s Satin Aluminum (SA) finish. A Satin Aluminum finish starts with a hand spun...

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5 Ways Your Facility Can “Get Greener” And Save Money By Using Metal Recycling Receptacles

Whether you are a hotel, casino, restaurant, or any public or private facility, there are always ways to improve your recycling program to make your facility “greener.”  Here are five tips that are good for the environment and good for your bottom line. 1.    Use items with recycled content...

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Announcing Glaro Inc. on Pintrest

This is a quick announcement to invite you to our new Glaro Inc. Pintrest page, where we are sharing our professional photos of new products, classic Glaro products, educational product videos and behind-the-scenes photos of our fine staff who manufacture our products in the USA everyday. For those of...

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How To Create Recycling Stations Using Connected Cans: Glaro RecyclePro Recycling Receptacles FAQ

Can I combine any size recycling receptacles I would like into a recycling station or do I need to use all of the same diameter recycling cans to create a connected unit? While it is common to order three recycling receptacles of the same diameter (for example 15”) and...

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4 New Innovative Deck Surfaces Revealed On New Glaro Platform Carts

Glaro Inc. recently launched a new Glaro Glider line of platform carts. Designed to be durable but attractive ”work-horses,” the new platform carts are built strong for the hospitality and healthcare industries, industrial settings or for use anywhere. They operate at the same level as Glaro Glider bellman carts...

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Two Questions You Need To Answer To Select The Right Crowd Control System For Your Facility

Shopping for crowd control products can be a challenge because there are many different crowd management products on the market with varying benefits and features.  In a recent article, we discussed some of the product-based features to think about including: •    Construction materials used (aluminum, steel, plastic etc.) •  ...

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Four Reasons To Use Crowd Control Railing Systems For Queue Management

Efficiently organizing visitors in your building requires thought, planning, and the right equipment.  Today we would like to introduce you to a very practical crowd control queuing system that is growing in popularity because of its unique benefits: portable crowd control railing systems manufactured by Glaro Incorporated. Crowd control...

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“Made In America” Waste Receptacles and Recycling Receptacles That Support Jobs In America

Made In America. Some of the best manufacturers still do it, everyday. Some choose not to, and the key is “choose.” When you choose to manufacture what were once American made products overseas, it’s a choice that can really impact customers, especially customers who value quality. With overseas manufacturers,...

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“Certainty,” A Powerful Word

Uncertainty is on our minds as we approach this election and as we look at everything from the stock market’s volatility to job growth. Why does the market swing? Uncertainty. Why do companies slow hiring? Uncertainty. Uncertainty is undeniably a powerful force even as we think about the American...

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Umbrella Stands And Wet Umbrella Bag Holders Keep Floors Dry & People Safe

Approaching the fall and winter season, distributors and dealers to the institutional, facilities management, hospitality and office furniture markets are reporting an increased demand for umbrella stands and wet umbrella bag stands more than expected.  In response, Glaro Inc. has ramped up its stock inventory to prepare for a...

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U.S. Continues To Waste Over $11 Billion A Year By Throwing Away Recyclables

A new report discussed in this story (http://www.latimes.com/business/money/la-fi-mo-billions-recyclables-wasted-20120718,0,3225089.story) explains, “about $11.4 billion in recyclable materials are still piling up in U.S. landfills every year.” One thing is clear from the article: At every point in a product’s lifecycle from manufacturing to post consumer disposal, there are opportunities that we...

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The Advantages of Decorative or Designer Waste Receptacles

Trash receptaclesand recycling receptacles provide a solution for waste disposal. All too often, waste receptacles are poorly located, are in poor condition, or are simply not appealing enough for people to use.  Sometimes, building managers place sub-standard receptacles in low visibility areas because they are unsightly.  The result could...

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Six Things You Need To Know Before Purchasing Bellman Carts & Luggage Carts

Here is some helpful advice from Glaro Incorporated to help make the selection and purchase of luggage carts easy: How Fast Can They Ship Many people do not realize that bellman and luggage carts are available in the USA for shipment within three days of order. There is no...

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7 Tips For Making Sure You Have The Right Recycling Receptacles In Your Building

Most of us agree that recycling cans, bottles, paper and other recyclables is important.  Crafting an appropriate recycling program and identifying the right recycling receptacles, bins and containers to use in a building takes some thought. Here are seven tips: Think Ahead, Know Your Volume Know your recycling volume...

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The Truth About Half Round Waste Receptacles: What Every Facility Manager, Interior Designer, Dealer, & Purchasing Agent Should Know

Today we take a brief look into Glaro Incorporated’s half round waste receptacles. While Glaro has always provided full size metal waste receptacles for its customers, we’ve seen a lot of growth in the half round receptacles category, especially in the past two years. Here are some reasons why...

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How To Shop For Crowd Control Posts, Stanchions, Belts and Ropes

So often people know that they need some type of crowd control management product, but of all the choices on the market today, they don’t know which product to choose.  After all, there are retractable strap posts, traditional ropes and stanchions, portable railing systems, permanent railing systems etc. This...

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Glaro Glider Bellman Carts Review

If you are in the market for affordable yet beautifully designed bellman carts (also known as luggage carts), Glaro.com Glider Bellman Carts are a great solution to consider.  In addition to the manufacturer’s quality and overall design, it is remarkable to find a USA manufacturer that produces as many...

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Benefits of Modular “Create Your Own” Recycling Stations

Glaro, a leading USA manufacturer of waste receptacles, recently introduced a new format to present its recycling receptacles: Glaro RecyclePro modular recycling stations. The only system of its kind, Glaro all metal modular recycling stations, are the largest and most versatile line of metal recycling containers on the market...

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Glaro Releases New Product Lines of Aluminum Shelving, Coat Racks, Umbrella Stands and Wet Umbrella Bag Holders for Immediate Shipment

Hi everyone, Thanks for stopping by. We just wanted to share our latest press release with you which details lots of new economical, quality product lines from Glaro Inc. You can read more details on the release (http://www.prweb.com/releases/2011/11/prweb8990250.htm) and download full product specs and details on our company website...

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What are the benefits of using heavy duty inner steel liner cans with aluminum bottoms in my waste and recycling receptacles?

Many of us are used to plastic trash cans at home: a simple plastic molded receptacle that accepts plastic bag inserts. However, outside of the home, and especially in commercial and public environments, a heavy duty inner receptacle, often manufactured from steel, is the product of choice. What exactly...

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8 Benefits of Using Custom Waste Receptacles and Recycling Receptacles

Should I consider custom waste receptacles, recycling receptacles, and trash cans? For those who have decided that a generic recycling or waste receptacle just won’t do, customized waste receptacles, trash cans and recycling receptacles for indoor or outdoor use from reputable receptacles manufacturers are always strong options to consider....

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Custom Silk Screened Messaging on Recycling Receptacles vs. Stick On Decals

While in the past, silk screening was often limited to use on fabrics and paper, the technology and processes behind silk screening have improved significantly. Silk screening can be used on almost any surface, including metal waste receptaclesand recycling receptacles. Why should I make sure I buy recycling receptacles...

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Should I Buy Metal Waste Receptacles?

Is Purchasing Metal Waste Receptacles The Right Choice? You have a lot of choices today when purchasing waste receptacles. With materials and design options ranging from concrete to wicker to plastic to metal, waste receptacles are a surprisingly large and sometimes complicated product category to navigate through. In some...

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Glaro Half Round Recycling Receptacles

Glaro Inc. recently launched a sleek new line of recycling receptacles with an innovative new space-saving design. The half round recycling cans, part of their RecyclePro brand can be mounted onto walls or remain floor standing.  As with all Glaro products manufactured in Glaro’s USA plant in Hauppauge, NY,...

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