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Top 5 Reasons Why JVD Appliances Are Sustainable

Sustainability is a focus for many hotels, and this comes down to every area of the guest room. Learn about the top 5 reasons why JVD appliances are a sustainable option for your hotel.

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How do I keep my kettles clean?

Some guests are notorious for trying to use kettles to boil milk, cook noodles... You name it – we've seen it! To save you time we've put together the top 5 ways to keep your kettles clean.


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What is the right size kettle for my hotel?

Choosing the right kettle for your property can be hard. To help you out, we've got the answers to some of the most common questions we get from hoteliers when it comes to choosing a kettle.

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How can I be sustainable without increasing my costs?

Nowadays when guests choose their accommodation sustainablity plays an influential role in them clicking the 'Book Now' button. We've got the top 5 tips to help you be innovative, agile, and sustainable without increasing your costs.

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Should I put bathroom dispensers in my hotel?

If you're looking to be more sustainable you might be looking to switch from small toiletry bottles to bathroom dispensers. If you are debating the merits of bathroom dispensers, we do suggest you stop delaying the inevitable and make the call. Check out our article to learn how to manage guest expectations & be more sustainable. 

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What drives the cost of hotel or motel bathroom dispensers up or down?

No one likes to feel like they are throwing their money away, especially in these harsh economic times. Since your hotel or motel’s reputation is enhanced by the quality of its bathroom products it’s important to understand what drives the cost of refillable and non-refillable dispensers up and down. Here are the top six drivers to help you on your buying journey.

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Why don’t we have New Zealand grown tea?

Regardless of what food and beverage trends come and go in the hospitality industry, tea always remains a popular choice among motel guests. Learn why we don't have NZ grown and what premium teas appeal to your tea-drinking crowd, well-travelled guests, savvy corporates and holidaymakers. 

 

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Are refillable hotel & motel bathroom dispensers hygienic?

As the industry moves to be more sustainable, our clients often ask, “How hygienic are refillable bathroom dispensers?” They ask this because refillable dispensers are perceived as less hygienic than the traditional small individual toiletries or cartridge systems. Here are the top five hygiene concerns we come across and how you can minimise the effects in your hotel.

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Refillable or Non-Refillable Bathroom Dispensers – What is best for my hotel or motel?

With so many dispenser options hitting the market you’re probably finding it hard to work out which product is best for you. Should you use refillable dispensers or non-refillable dispensers? Let’s have a look at what the advantages and disadvantages are of each system so you can decide what will work best for your property.

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What are some of the common problems hotels & motels have with refillable bathroom dispensers?

Now more than ever before hotels are drawn to refillable bathroom dispensers because of the perceived cost savings & reduction in plastic waste. However, there are some common problems we have identified that many hotels experience with refillable dispensers. 

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Who supplies hotel & motel toiletries in New Zealand?

We often get asked, “Who are the other hotel amenity supply companies to talk to?” As part of our company culture, we love being open and honest with you to ensure you are making the best decision for your property. Check out our recent article, we have the answers for you.

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Chanui Tea vs Dilmah Tea - What is the best range for me?

The tea you put in your hotel or motel rooms is an important part of creating a superior experience and should be considered wisely. To help you decide which range is best suited for your property we have an unbiased comparison of the two popular brands, Dilmah & Chanui.

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How can I make my hotel or motel more sustainable? A guide to help you.

When speaking to our customers one of the common things we hear is, “We want to become more environmentally friendly, but we don’t know where to start, and we’re also worried it will negatively impact our guest’s experience.” Here is a guide to help you on your sustainability journey. 

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Single-Use Toiletries vs Dispensers – What’s Best for Me?

Before you buy toiletries for your hotel’s guest bathroom you’re most likely wondering what the best option is? Here is an unbiased view of the advantages and disadvantages of each system to help you make the best decision for your property and guests.

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