Cavalier Celebration: 10 Years of Janitorial Supplies in Norfolk!

10-years-logo-HIGH-Cavalier-FINAL-PRINTER-VECTOR-cleaning tagIt was ten years ago this summer that the current management took the reins of Cavalier, Inc. with a fresh, new vision of how your janitorial supplies provider should meet your facility needs.

In those 10 years we’ve come a long way, continuing to bring you vetted, innovative cleaning and maintenance products, procedures, and equipment.

To remember our beginning, here are 10 memorable events of 2006:

  1. Google buys You Tube
  2. Unemployment drops to 4.4%
  3. The airline “3-1-1” for carry-ons is instituted; 3.4 ounces in 1 quart bag per passenger
  4. The housing bubble bursts with over 1.2 million foreclosures filed.
  5. Taylor Hicks wins American idol season 5
  6. Winners at the Emmy Awards include “The Office” for outstanding Comedy Series and ‘24” for Outstanding Drama Series.
  7. In the movie theaters: “The Devil Wears Prada”, “An Inconvenient Truth,” “Pirates of the Carribbean: Dad Man’s Chest,” and “Night at the Museum”
  8. An outbreak of e-coli bacteria in spinach sickens 199, kills three in a total of 26 states.
  9. Hot items at the 2006 ISSA SHOW include: Nano Technology and Steam Vapor cleaning; “Spin-n-Drop” Microfiber Mop; Brushed Aluminum restroom dispensers; Interim carpet care cleaner using low moisture encapsulation.
  10. CIRI (Cleaning Industry Research Institute) organizes and debuts with its presence at ISSA

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