UniFirst Strikes Deal with the NFL’s Patriots


UniFirst Corp. recently inked a three-year sponsorship agreement with Kraft Sports + Entertainment. The deal names the Wilmington, MA-based linen, uniform and facility services company as the “Official Uniform Supply Company” of the New England Patriots, according to a news release.

Huebsch Breaks Ground on Eau Claire Expansion


Huebsch Services broke ground on Sept. 2 on an expansion of the company’s 55,000-square-foot production facility in Eau Claire, WI. Huebsch is partnering with Hoeft Builders on the project, and the expansion will add approximately 15,000 square feet to the current production facility, according to a news release.

Industrial Operators Share Practices on Vaccines, Masks and More


TRSA’s Industrial Virtual Roundtable on Aug. 25 portrayed U.S. uniform and facility services coping with the latest COVID-19 challenges by taking safety precautions, encouraging employees to get vaccinated and addressing labor shortages. The Zoom discussion enabled participants to share their individual strategies contending with these matters as well as cast secret-ballot answers to poll questions about their companies’ practices.

‘Take Pride’: Roscoe Aids Effort to Redesign Lion Habitat


When Chicago’s historic Lincoln Park Zoo announced its campaign for an expansion that includes a state-of-the-art redesign of its lion habitat, it was an opportunity too good to pass up for a historic West Side business with a lion as its logo and a 100-year anniversary that coincides with the habitat’s completion, according to a news release.

Cintas Promotes Nageleisen to Oversee ESG Efforts


Christy Nageleisen, the deputy general counsel for litigation at Cintas Corp., Mason, OH, recently was promoted to the newly created position of vice president of environment, social and governance (ESG) and chief compliance officer, according to a news release.