Celebrate Manufacturing Day 2019

Since 2012, Manufacturing Day has become an annual event to raise public awareness of the importance of manufacturing to our economy. Celebrated the first Friday of October, this year it is  next Friday, 10/4/19.  While most people probably don’t think of “recycling” as manufacturing, it is in fact, a first link in the manufacturing supply chain. Whether you are recycling …

Maryland Preakness 2018

Fun Facts About Maryland’s Preakness

The People’s Party Not invited to this Saturday’s wedding of the youngest son of “The People’s Princess?” Not to fret. You can attend “The People’s Party!” After viewing the dazzling tiara worn by Meghan Markle as she weds Prince Harry at 7 am EDT, tune in for the middle jewel in the Triple Crown, the 143rd running of the Preakness …

#ShopSmall for the Holidays-Small Business Saturday 2016

This Nov 26, we want to encourage you to celebrate Small Business Saturday! Mark your calendars for the Saturday after Thanksgiving, and get ready to shop small. In the Baltimore area, there are several charming neighborhoods and main street areas that are perfect for kicking off your holiday shopping! Whether you’re near Hampden, Ellicott City, Berlin, Frederick, Catonsville, Havre de Grace, …

Why Shop Small? Supporting the Local Economy by Spending Locally.

Each year, the day following Black Friday is Small business Saturday, a day to support the small businesses in your community. So, why shop small? Not only will your local economy benefit, the national economy will benefit as well. Historically, two-thirds of small new jobs are created by small businesses. Small businesses are also responsible for over half of our …

Shredding On Site. Shredding Off Site. What Makes Sense for You?

Your place or ours? Considering on-site and off-site shredding. When deciding on off-site or on-site shredding, there are a few key points to consider. First, just to clarify, off-site shredding means that material is transported in locked, GPS-monitored trucks, usually in locked containers, to a secure shredding facility .  On-site is the same as mobile shredding — a truck comes to you, …