How to choose the right bucket

A mop bucket is just a mop bucket, right? Wrong. Here at SYR we make a variety of buckets and mopping solutions, so how do you choose which one to buy? The variety of buckets means that there is the perfect one for every situation and pricing point, from...

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Exciting Times at SYR – New Global CEO’s appointed

Scot Young Research Limited announces the appointment New Global CEO’s – Kimberley Young as their Global CEO and Lee Ann Young assisting her as Vice Global CEO.  Kim and Lee Ann will assume their responsibilities with immediate effect succeeding their father Scot Young who has stepped down due to...

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Why one cleaning tool may be all you need

The average cleaners’ cupboard is packed full of specialist cleaning equipment for different tasks. SYR has developed just one great little tool to do many jobs. Simple! MST stands for Multi Surface Tool and it’s the commercial cleaners’ best friend. Whether you are looking to clean internal windows or...

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Putting our equipment into action

Today we provided Lye & Wollescote Action Group with litter pickers, bins, handles and mops, safety signs, brushware, buckets and a lot more to put our equipment into action, give them a helping hand and to thank them for the hard work they are doing. The Lye & Wollescote...

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Providing equipment to train

SYR has helped to equip a new training centre and provided equipment to train to the centre which is unique in the West Midlands area. Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust has just launched its own on-site training facility, which has achieved BICSc accreditation. It means that as...

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10 tips for cleaning equipment care

The cleaning shift is over, your floors, walls and surfaces are spotless – but there’s one more vital task before you finish. Taking proper care of your cleaning equipment will not only extend its life but ensure it is ready to go next time. Well-maintained equipment also creates a...

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Project Gambia

Two container-loads of cleaning equipment have been donated by SYR to help people in The Gambia. When SYR heard about a local school’s work in the West African country we were keen to support them. The donation included mops, mop handles, mop buckets, bowls, bins, cloths and syphon pumps....

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Helping to keep families together

SYR donated cleaning equipment to the latest Ronald McDonald House which opened just in time for Christmas. Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) provides free ‘home away from home’ accommodation to families while their child is in hospital, to keep families together. Often the child may be at a specialist...

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20 rules for safe mopping practice

Julie Brittain-Twohey who heads up our FOCUS team takes us through the safe mopping practice with these 20 top tips to help you work safely and effectively. All equipment – bucket, mop and handle – should be clean, damage free, fit for purpose and stored securely. Select equipment appropriate...

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Our Biggest Coffee Morning

SYR held its own ‘Great British Bake Off’ Coffee Morning competition to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. Staff created some mouthwatering masterpieces which were judged by vice-chairman Vernon Holmes at our fundraising coffee morning. With donations from staff and the company raising a total of £500. If you...

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