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Veritiv to Present LEAN Cleaning Best Practices at 2019 AHE EXCHANGE Annual Conference


ATLANTA (August 22, 2019) – Veritiv Corporation (NYSE: VRTV), a leading North American business-to-business distribution solutions company, will feature its LEAN cleaning approach for Healthcare at the 2019 Association for the Healthcare Environment Annual Education Conference (AHE EXCHANGE) this week in San Antonio.

Veritiv’s LEAN cleaning strategic approach for health facilities includes insights and recommendations for how to sustainably manage the cleanliness, budget, productivity and wellness at each site. Michael Parks, LEAN Execution Director for Veritiv, will be presenting, “Drive a Culture of Continuous Improvement with LEAN Principles” today, Thursday, Aug. 22 at 4 p.m. The presentation will focus on uncovering opportunities and how to apply LEAN principles to a facility’s cleaning process that breaks the chain of cross infection. 

Within the Healthcare industry, Veritiv advisors can identify the processes, procedures and behaviors that play a role in the transmission of pathogens with a focus on cleaning, sanitation, disinfection, and hand hygiene practices. Members of the team are accredited in Health Industry Distributors Association (HIDA) Medical Sales, certified in International Sanitary Supply Association (ISSA) Cleaning Management Standards and are experts in work loading productivity software.

In addition to consultative work, Veritiv provides commercial cleaning products through a vast distribution network including ReliableBrand® products, a comprehensive line, exclusively available through Veritiv that helps ensure both quality and value in cleaning and personal hygiene items for facility maintenance.

For additional information on Veritiv’s facility solutions for Healthcare, please stop by the 2019 AHE EXCHANGE booth #326 and speak to one of Veritiv’s Certified LEAN Advisors for Healthcare, or visit:


EXCHANGE is an annual educational conference held by the Association for the Health Care Environment. The Association for the Health Care Environment (AHE) of the American Hospital Association is the organization of choice for professionals responsible for caring for the patient and resident care environment across all care settings; including hospitals, long-term care, continuing care retirement communities and ambulatory care. AHE represents, defines, and advances over 2,300 professionals working to ensure quality outcomes and healthy communities.

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 8,400 team members that help shape the success of its customers. For more information about Veritiv and its business segments visit

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