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Swish Maintenance Limited

ABOUT US

The Swish Group of Companies is a leading distributor of innovative sanitation solutions in Canada and the United States. Established in 1956 in Peterborough, Ontario, Swish remains a family-owned business with expanded national power and dynamic local presence to serve our customers through our 15 locations coast-to-coast in Canada and in the North-East United States.

Through innovation we continually bring to market new technologies and processes that empower our customers to run their businesses more efficiently, while focusing on training, services and technical expertise that exceed their expectations.

For more information about what sets us apart, check out the Swish Capabilities Brochure.

Our Purpose and Values

We provide cleaning solutions and processes for healthy living that include

In 1973, to better reflect the full extent of Swish’s capabilities, the name was changed to Swish Maintenance Limited. Since then, we continually expand our facilities and develop innovative products to meet the changing needs of our customers.

Swish has always believed in giving back to the industry in order to help foster advancement and innovation in sanitation and cleaning. Since our inception, we have been an active member of the ISSA (International Sanitation Supply Association)and the CSSA (Canadian Sanitation Supply Association). We are also an active member of Balpex Inc.and support a variety of trade organizations.

Today, Swish continues to be privately owned by the Ambler family. Members of the third generation can be found throughout the Swish Group of Companies having active roles in growing and developing the family business.

Our commitment to being family-centric has fostered a strong sense of loyalty amongst our staff. We’re proud to say that many members of our staff are long-term employees who have helped us become a dynamic and diverse company that attracts new generations of dedicated talent. What began as a one product supply house with 2 employees and a single location is now a leading distributor with over 300 employees.

We demonstrate this through:

  • Responding quickly and professionally to the needs of our Valued Customers as we strive to develop long term relationships based on mutual trust and benefits
  • Employing and developing a team of dedicated professionals and providing training and tools that will empower them to extend “Service Excellence” to our Valued Customers. All employees and potential employees receive equal treatment without discrimination for any reason
  • Practicing good business ethics and setting high standards, while developing strategic supplier relationships that allow us to provide high quality products at a fair price to our Valued Customers
  • Health: Through our quality products and services, we are committed to providing a healthier environment for our customers and their employees, as well as their customers and patrons
  • Safety: We provide products and services that allow our customers to operate a safe working environment
  • Corporate Citizenship: We continue to be socially responsible for the community and the environment
  • Total Life Cycle Costs: We are committed to continuing to reduce the total life cycle of our products by reducing material costs and inventory levels; effectively controlling distribution and transportation costs; providing innovative customer training to reduce your labour costs and implementing a continuous improvement process
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