Cintas Document Management Expands New York Metro Presence
– Cintas acquires New York document shredding company; becomes part of elite companies to earn Business Integrity License –
NEW YORK, February 8, 2011 — Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS), the leader in secure document management services, today announced it has acquired CodeShred, a document shredding company that services New York, Westchester, New Jersey and Connecticut, to further expand its presence in the New York metro area. Cintas also recently received the Business Integrity Commission (BIC) license for its New York City Document Management operations. This prestigious license confirms that Cintas' personnel and document management locations meet the stringent requirements set by the BIC.
“We are dedicated to servicing the greater New York area and providing businesses with services held to the highest standard of security,” said Edward Delamater, Senior Director of Operations, Cintas. “Receiving our BIC license and acquiring CodeShred further enables us to provide secure and efficient document management services to a greater number of New York-area companies.”
As a result of acquiring CodeShred, Cintas has doubled its manpower and sales and now has one of the largest on-site presences in New York. In addition, Cintas has expanded its fleet to 20 state-of-the-art mobile shredding trucks to better serve its customers in the region.
The BIC license further demonstrates Cintas’ commitment to the New York metro area and ensures the highest levels of security. The BIC is a law enforcement and regulatory agency that oversees the public wholesale markets in New York City. It works to ensure businesses compete fairly and conduct their affairs with honesty and integrity. For Cintas to earn its license, the BIC conducted an extensive background and criminal investigation to ensure the organization and its employees conduct business with good character, honesty and integrity.
“Cintas operates trustworthy business practices and provides organizations with maximum protection from fraud,” said Jamie Samide, Director of Marketing – Emerging Businesses, Cintas. “By utilizing Cintas’ document management services, customers across North America can be confident their sensitive business information will remain safe and confidential.”
Cintas is the first North American AAA NAID-certified and PCI DSS compliant document management provider. Cintas provides cost-effective document shredding, storage and imaging programs. Its services are designed to provide businesses with data privacy and security, compliance with regulatory requirements and greater control and access to information.
For more information about Cintas document management services, visit www.cintas.com/documentmanagement
Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, Cintas Corporation provides highly specialized services to businesses of all types. Cintas designs, manufactures and implements corporate identity uniform programs, and provides entrance mats, restroom supplies, promotional products, first aid and safety products, fire protection services and document management services to approximately 800,000 businesses. Cintas is a publicly held company traded over the Nasdaq National Market under the symbol CTAS, and is a component of the Standard & Poor's 500 Index.