2022 PRA Magazine Retailing Magazine 1st Quarter Edition - Page 23

DISINFECTION IS THE BEST WAY TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM SEASONAL VIRUSES
CHECKPOINT PROVIDES EAS SYSTEM TO LCC SUPERMARKET
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DISINFECTION IS THE BEST WAY TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM SEASONAL VIRUSES

In addition to Covid-19 pandemic , seasonal epidemics such as influenza or stomach flu viruses tend to wreak havoc - One way to prevent from being infected : cleaning & sanitizing . As a fact , many people think that an environment-friendly household disinfectant is not effective against seasonal viruses .
More people are asking for environment-friendly disinfectant and detergent when colds or stomach flu linger around . Cleaning products we use on a daily-basis are just as harmful to us & to our environment . On top of this , labels do not always contain the information we need to be aware of their potential health hazards . Many products contain compounds and dyes that can cause allergic reactions and respiratory problems . Surfaces are likely to be damaged due to abrasive effects of scrubber cleansers .
How can we reduce our exposure to chemicals to protect our health ? That is the reason why environment-friendly cleaning products gain in popularity . Therefore , what would be the best solution ? aquama ® is a powerful way to clean and disinfect without putting your health at risk ! Disinfectant and antiseptic at the same time , it contains no volatile compounds and more effective than ordinary bleaches . Thus , it is THE ideal product to protect us against viruses .
Viruses and germs survive in our clothing .
In public transport , supermarkets , school and many more places , our clothes will inevitably get in contact with some contaminated surfaces . Influenza virus will survive for more than eight hours on a single piece of clothing . Rotavirus , responsible for most stomach flu can remain active for weeks . aquama ® Indigo © solution to disinfect your clothes , household textiles and fabrics ( all except silk ). Give a shot of aquama ® spray in your wardrobe for quick and efficient sanitization .
Disinfecting the kids ’ room
Little ones will spend their time on the floor putting everything within reach into their mouth . Stomach flu can be a real health hazard for them , which might lead to dehydration & bronchiolitis . Clean the kids ’ toys and room with a suitable detergent to ensure that the surfaces they touch do not contain any hazardous products . This is the case with the water , salt and electricity made by aquama ® solution which is 100 % biodegradable and without any health hazards . It eliminates viruses and bacteria in a jiffy .

CHECKPOINT PROVIDES EAS SYSTEM TO LCC SUPERMARKET

Checkpoint Systems , a division of CCL Industries , provides retail technology solutions for over 50 years in more than 40 countries all over the world .
With innovative technology , high quality products and professional service , Checkpoint is committed to optimizing success for retailers around the world .
In November 2021 , LIBERTY COMMERCIAL CENTER ( LCC ), a leading multi-format retailer in the Bicol Region , commissioned EAS solutions to enhance loss prevention system across its growing network of stores .
For its pilot project , Checkpoint deployed the EAS antenna in LCC Supermarket City Center Legazpi to improve on-shelf availability and professionalize security monitoring systems with the least intervention . LCC also adopted the Checkpoint EAS labels and hard tags as a sophisticated tracking system of items prone to pilferage and loss .
Deploying these new retail innovation is part of LCC ' s strategic move to improve operational efficiencies in its continuous drive to serve customers best .
Today , LCC operates 14 malls , 68 supermarkets and 22 department stores across 50 cities and municipalities .