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  • Shred-it Encourages Small and Medium Sized Businesses to Shred their Ecological Foot Print with 5 Easy Tips from Sustainability Leader B Corp

    Posted: May 29, 2014

    In anticipation of World Environment Day celebrations around the world, North America’s largest information destruction company, Shred-it, together with B Corp, is reminding small and medium sized businesses that there are easy and effective ways to reduce their environmental footprint, including recycling paper products.

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  • Shred-it Combines with Cintas’ Document Shredding Business

    Posted: April 30, 2014

    Shred-it International Inc. announced today the completion of its previously announced transaction to combine with Cintas Corporation’s document destruction business.

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  • White Collar Crime on the Rise in the United States

    Posted: March 25, 2014

    From disposing confidential documents to cracking down on white-collar crime, Shred-it shares tips to help protect American businesses from fraud

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  • Shred-it to combine with Cintas’ Document Shredding Business

    Posted: March 19, 2014

    The combined company will operate under the Shred-it name, have revenues in excess of US$600 million, and operate in 18 countries

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  • Shred-it Shatters Second Guinness World Record for Most Paper Collected in 24 Hours

    Posted: August 29, 2013

    Shred-it officially set its second Guinness World Record during the annual SDCCU Super Shred Event on July 20, 2013, at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, Calif. In partnership with San Diego County Credit Union and Clear Channel Media & Entertainment San Diego, Shred-it provided 40 trucks that collected and destroyed 168,147 pounds of paper over a 24-hour period.

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  • Small Businesses in the Dark about Potential Impact of a Data Breach

    Posted: June 18, 2013

    Shred-it’s Information Security Tracker Finds Businesses Not Fully Implementing Information Security Programs

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  • Old data may create new risks for businesses

    Posted: April 16, 2013

    When it comes to aging or obsolete hard drives and electronic devices, many companies may not be vigilant enough with information security procedures. Not only should businesses be careful about what goes in the trash bin, they should also consider how to dispose of old electronic devices as they may be a source of potential fraud. Further, while secure disposal of old electronic devices is crucial, it's also important to ensure these items are being recycled. With Earth Day coming up on April 2

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  • No Organization is Immune: Fraud Can Have a Lasting Effect on Any Company

    Posted: March 07, 2013

    Despite the growth of fraud across organizations of all industries and sizes, many may still not see themselves as a potential target. Though fraud may be dismissed as something that affects a certain type of company, the reality is that there is no "typical" fraud victim. In recognition of Fraud Prevention Month, Shred-it, a world-leading information security company wants to help organizations of all types recognize their susceptibility to fraud and identify safeguarding methods.

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