Sources from which building services contractors purchase products by frequency 2016

This statistic shows the sources from which facility management companies purchase their cleaning/ maintenance products in 2016, by frequency. During the survey, 10.64 percent of the respondents stated that they always purchase their products from safety/industrial distributors.

To what extent do you purchase cleaning/ maintenance products from the following sources?

Jan/san supply distributor 66.97%18.55%4.52%9.95%
Wholesaler 14.21%31.15%30.6%24.04%
Manufacturer (direct) 13.47%34.72%31.09%20.73%
Office supply dealer 11.92%29.53%27.98%30.57%
Safety/industrial distributor10.64%27.66%35.64%26.06%
Big box retailer (Sams Club, Costco)5.29%21.69%34.92%38.1%
Online retailer (Amazon) 3.91%20.67%35.2%40.22%
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Release date

December 2017


North America

Survey time period


Number of respondents

260 respondents

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