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Veritiv to Present Facility Solutions for Healthcare Environment at 2017 AHE EXCHANGE Annual Conference in Orlando


ATLANTA, Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Veritiv Corporation (NYSE: VRTV) – a North American leader in business-to-business distribution – has announced that Michael Parks, LSSGB and Director of Marketing, Facility Solutions for Veritiv, will be a speaker at the 2017 AHE EXCHANGE annual conference, September 17-20, 2017 at the Rosen Shingle Creek Convention Center, in Orlando, FL.

Parks will be presenting a session titled, "Have you LEANED your cleaning?" on Monday, September 18 at 11 a.m. in Room Gatlin A-4.  The presentation – with emphasis on the healthcare and hospital environment – will focus on uncovering opportunities to apply lean principles to a facility's cleaning process.

"Attendees will learn how to break the chain of cross infection with the help of evidence-based solutions," said Parks. Veritiv's approach is led by its team of Healthcare Facility Advisors, who are accredited in HIDA Medical Sales, certified in ISSA Cleaning Management Standards and are experts in workloading productivity software.

The company also distributes Reliable® Brand products, a comprehensive line, exclusively available through Veritiv – that helps ensure both quality and value in cleaning and personal hygiene items for facility maintenance.  Among the company's other industry-leading facility solutions are:

  • Access to an array of top facility supplies from the best suppliers;
  • An eBusiness platform that offers budget management tools, advanced reporting, 24/7 online ordering, and third party IT system integration capabilities;
  • Sustainability services that help customers earn up to 10 points towards LEED® for Existing Building: Operations & Maintenance certification; and
  • Workloading tools to help budget and manage labor costs.

Learn more about Veritiv's solutions for high-performance buildings by visiting

EXCHANGE is an annual educational event, attended by over 500 professionals with an interest in caring for the healthcare environment. This educational event brings together environmental services, infection preventionists, facility managers, textile, design and many other healthcare professionals to lead change in the field of environmental services, including surface disinfection, environmental hygiene and infection prevention.

About Veritiv
Veritiv Corporation (NYSE: VRTV), headquartered in Atlanta and a Fortune 500® company, is a leading North American business-to-business distributor of packaging, facility solutions, print and publishing products and services; and also a provider of logistics and supply chain management solutions. Serving customers in a wide range of industries, the Company has approximately 160 operating distribution centers throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico, and employs approximately 8,700 team members that help shape the success of its customers.  For more information about Veritiv and its business segments visit


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