Vallen Canada Announces Acquisition


Posted On 02/10/2017


Mount Pearl, Newfoundland, October 1, 2017 - Vallen Canada (A Sonepar Company) is pleased to announce acquisition of BrenKir Industrial Supply.BrenKir began as a small operation in Marystown, Newfoundland in 1985. Since its humble beginnings BrenKir has grown to provide safety, industrial and fire e...


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Vallen Is Pleased to Announce the Opening of a New Branch in Surrey, BC


Posted On 18/09/2017


September 18, 2017 - Vallen is pleased to announce the opening of a new branch in Surrey, BC.Located in the Port Kells Industrial Park in Surrey, this new branch will be the start of Vallen’s expansion into the Lower Mainland.Todd Carter has been hired as Branch Manager and brings with him 32 year...


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THINK LENS FOGGING’S NO BIG DEAL?


Posted On 13/07/2017


Think Again: Safety, Productivity and Your Bottom Line Are At Risk Fogging is the number one problem faced by safety eyewear users. It occurs widely across industries – from construction, manufacturing, chemical, and utilities, to oil and gas – and across applications. Fogging on untre...


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Why is it Called a Bump Test Anyway? Coal Mines and Canaries


Posted On 01/06/2017


Why is it Called a Bump Test Anyway?  The first real form of gas detection was the canary in a coal mine. Canaries were used because they would fall victim to the effects of carbon monoxide and other poisonous gases well before miners, and as a result, alert the miners to change...


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Vallen Canada Announces New Branch Location in Burlington, Ontario


Posted On 24/05/2017


With branches across the country and headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta Canada, Vallen is one of the most experienced and innovative industrial goods and service suppliers in the country.  Vallen has unrivalled proficiency in the business-to-business supply of Industrial MRO, Safety and Fac...


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Think Twice About Using That Public Restroom Soap ...


Posted On 21/04/2017


When Is the Last Time You Saw a Bar of Soap in a Public Restroom? When safer, cleaner, more sanitary options became available we stopped using bar soap in public places. It’s time for another shift. Today the issue is that this bar of soap is probably safer to use than refillable bulk soap. Cu...


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Vallen Canada Announces New Branch Location in Fort St. John British Columbia


Posted On 11/04/2017


With branches across the country and headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta Canada, Vallen is one of the most experienced and innovative industrial goods and service suppliers in the country. Vallen has unrivalled proficiency in the business-to-business supply of Industrial MRO, Safety Products and Faci...


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CUT RESISTANT STANDARDS


Posted On 31/03/2017


In January 2016 the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) introduced a new standard called the ANSI/ISEA 105. The goal for updating this standard was to create consistency between ANSI and EN388 methods as well as to account of the recent advances in cut resistant yarns and technologies. ...


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Vallen Canada Announces New Logo Transition


Posted On 31/01/2017


Vallen Canada Announces New Logo TransitionWith branches across the country and headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta Canada, Vallen Canada is one of the most experienced and innovative industrial goods and service suppliers in the country. Vallen has unrivalled proficiency in the business-to-business ...


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