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Kaplan Early Learning Companyis a leading international provider of products and services that enhance children’s learning. A leader in the field of early care and education, we bring to market innovative curriculums, cutting edge assessments, teacher resource materials and valuable professional development opportunities to early childhood and elementary school educators, caregivers and parents around the world.
GOJO Industries, Inc.is the leading global producer and marketer of skin health and hygiene solutions for away-from-home settings. Our broad portfolio includes hand cleaning, handwashing, hand sanitizing and skin care formulas under the GOJO®, PURELL® and PROVON® brand names. GOJO formulas use the latest advances in the science of skin care. GOJO is known for state-of-the-art dispensing technology, engineered with attention to design and functionality. Our complete programs promote healthy behaviors for hand hygiene, skin care and, in critical environments, compliance.
Crayola –From its earliest beginnings, Crayola has been a color company. The company came into being when cousins Edwin Binney and C. Harold Smith took over Edwin’s father’s pigment business in 1885. More than 120 years later, color – along with creativity, learning and most of all, fun – is the hallmark of the company.Crayola has called Easton, Pennsylvania its home since the early 1900s. Today, the company’s world headquarters and major manufacturing facilities are located there. And downtown Easton is the home of The Crayola FACTORY®. In 1984, Crayola became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hallmark Cards and has since played the lead role in Hallmark’s personal development
Haws /Britamanufactures award-winning drinking fountains, electric water coolers, hydration stations and emergency equipment for a diverse set of industries. Focus areas include educational centers, recreational parks, industrial complexes, commercial properties as well as petrochemical production facilities. Haws is represented in over 80 countries and has manufacturing facilities in the United States, Singapore, Switzerland and Brazil.
Walgreens –Walgreens is the nation’s largest drugstore chain with fiscal 2010 sales of $67 billion. The company operates 7,697 drugstores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Each day, Walgreens provides nearly 6 million customers the most convenient, multichannel access to consumer goods and services and trusted, cost-effective pharmacy, health and wellness services and advice in communities across America. Walgreens scope of pharmacy services includes retail, specialty, infusion, medical facility and mail service, along with respiratory services. These services improve health outcomes and lower costs for payers including employers, managed care organizations, health systems, pharmacy benefit managers and the public sector.
The American Dental Association –Founded in 1859, the American Dental Association is the oldest and largest national dental society in the world. Since then, the ADA has grown to become the leading source of oral health related information for dentists and their patients. Learn more about the ADA’s mission and vision, and our commitment to the public’s oral health, ethics, science and professional advancement and access to care for all Americans.
School Health Corporationis the nation’s leading supplier of health supplies and equipment to schools. School Health has evolved from a specialized distributor of basic supplies to a consultative solutions provider for major health initiatives including vision and hearing screening, emergency response preparedness, infection control, and wellness plans. Founded in 1957 the company has 100+ employees, more than 8,000 products offered from over 600 manufacturers and serves 95% of the Top 500 Districts and largest universities in the country.
Cardiac Scienceis a global leader in the development, manufacture, and marketing of diagnostic and therapeutic cardiology products and services. A publicly traded company on the NASDAQ national market trading under the symbol “CSCX”, Cardiac Science employs more than 500 people worldwide. Our global capabilities include direct and indirect sales personnel and distribution in more than 100 countries and an extensive worldwide service network. Headquartered in Bothell, Washington, just north of Seattle, the company also has operations in California, Wisconsin, China, Central Europe, Denmark, France, and the United Kingdom.
Good-Lite Company-For 80 years, the Good-Lite Company has been manufacturing the finest line of vision light boxes, charts and accessories that will effectively screen persons, thus enabling a lifetime of good sight. Good-Lite is family owned and operated.
High Reach Learningis a creator and direct supplier of early childhood educational materials for children three months to 14 years of age. The company currently services customers in all 50 states in the U.S., as well as international customers in Canada, Germany, Mexico, Italy, Taiwan, Japan, and the Virgin Islands. The HighReach Learning customer base includes public and private schools, Head Start programs, child development centers, family daycare providers, YMCA centers, church-based preschools and more.
LCR Hallcrestis the international Leader in Color Change Temperature Indicating Technology and Graphics, specializes in the formulation and microencapsulation of liquid crystal mixtures and the development and manufacture of products, pigments, inks and paints that change color.
Educational Activities Inc.distributes educational products throughout the United States and Canada as well as internationally. Educational Activities was founded in 1948 and is owned and managed by the Harris family. Over the years, the company has offered a variety of products, including early childhood CDs, preschool videos and DVDs, read-along children’s books, and middle-school videos and workbooks, as well as job skills materials for older students and adults. Recently, Educational Activities developed a line of early childhood professional development videos and DVDs. Educational Activities maintains its international headquarters in Baldwin, New York. The company employs over 15 people and has an international network of dealers and distributors.