Discovering new products and services to improve operations is a boon to busy facility managers. The December 2013 issue of Today’s Facility Manager (now Facility Executive) featured a number of products recently introduced by industry suppliers, and Anne Cosgrove, the magazine’s Editor in Chief, spoke with several of these vendors about how their offerings were designed to help facility management professionals further their goals in 2014 and beyond.

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HID Global – iClass SE Platform

HID iClass

John Fenske, vice president of product marketing for HID Global, discusses how the company’s iClass SE Platform with enabled for Seos provides the capability to build upon existing security system investments. This platform simplifies how identities are created, used, and managed across any combination of smart cards, microprocessor cards, and smartphones. For more information, click this link.

SCA Tissue – Tork High-End Hand Towels

SCA Tissue

Cheryl Rickert, washroom marketing director for SCA Tissue, shares insight on the company’s new Tork High-End Hand Towels. Ideal for restrooms in Class A office buildings, fine dining establishments, and other high-end facilities, these towels include renewable and recyclable content. For more information, click this link.

Weil-McLain – SlimFit Boilers


John Kopf, senior product manager at Weil-McLain, presents insight into the company’s SlimFit Boilers. Available in three capacities, these high efficiency condensing boilers feature a compact design for ease of installation. Meanwhile, an advanced control system integrates easily with existing facility systems. For more information, click this link.