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June is National Safety Month

June is National Safety Month

June is National Safety Month meaning occupational safety is again on the center stage. This is the 28th anniversary of this observance and this year, the National Safety Council (NSC) has set its sights on both long-standing and emerging health and safety issues. The main themes for this year’s National Safety Month include slips, trips,

CSS Editorial Staff | June 19, 2024 | Industry News


Introducing the Winner of the Winter Scholarship Award 2023

Introducing the Winner of the Winter Scholarship Award 2023

We’re thrilled to announce Lauren McCarthy as the winner of our 2023 Winter Scholarship. Lauren’s essay captivated us with her lifelong passion for design and creation, from early childhood projects to ambitious goals in civil engineering. Lauren shared her journey, beginning with childhood inventions, notably “The Easy, Sneezy Pillow,” which showcased her innovative spirit at

CSS Editorial Staff | February 6, 2024 | Company Updates


Introducing the Winner of the Summer Scholarship Award 2023

Introducing the Winner of the Summer Scholarship Award 2023

We’re excited to announce that Benton Hoskison has won the 2023 Summer Scholarship offered by Creative Safety Supply. Our scholarship program provides students an opportunity to pursue their educational goals. We were impressed by the hundreds of essays and applications we received, and we enjoyed reading so many unique stories. Here is Benton’s essay: The

CSS Editorial Staff | August 15, 2023 | Company Updates | Scholarship, Scholarship Winner


Interview With 5S and Six Sigma Expert Brion Hurley

Interview With 5S and Six Sigma Expert Brion Hurley

Creative Safety Supply was honored to have the opportunity to interview a Lean manufacturing expert. In this interview, Andrew McCall of Creative Safety Supply talks to Brion Hurley of Business Performance Improvement about the concept of 5S and its implementation in businesses. Brian discusses the eight wastes of Lean, emphasizing inventory as a commonly overlooked

CSS Editorial Staff | June 5, 2023 | 5S, Lean, Training | 5S, Facility Efficiency, Lean, Lean Culture, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma


Introducing the Winner of the Winter Scholarship Award 2022

Introducing the Winner of the Winter Scholarship Award 2022

Creative Safety Supply is excited to announce that Katie Russell is the winner of our 2022 Winter Scholarship. Our scholarship program provides financial assistance to students pursuing their education. We appreciate the hundreds of essays and applications submitted by students and enjoy reading so many different stories.  We are happy to publish Katie’s essays in

CSS Editorial Staff | January 16, 2023 | Company Updates | Scholarship, Scholarship Winner


Creative Safety Supply Toy Drive 2022

Creative Safety Supply Toy Drive 2022

Creative Safety Supply was honored to participate in the Beaverton Police Department’s local Toy Drive this year. Our generous partners and employees joined forces with several other local businesses in our office complex to fill up more than two large bins with toy donations. The Beaverton Police Department’s toy drive was started when police officers

CSS Editorial Staff | December 21, 2022 | Company Updates


Creative Safety Supply Named as Approved Vendor for Ammonia Refrigeration Training Solutions

Creative Safety Supply Named as Approved Vendor for Ammonia Refrigeration Training Solutions

We are excited to announce that we have recently been named the latest approved vendor for Ammonia Refrigeration Training Solutions (ARTS). ARTS is an organization that provides the best training and services for all types of industrial ammonia refrigeration systems. When used properly, ammonia refrigeration systems are the most efficient and safest form of refrigeration

CSS Editorial Staff | November 11, 2022 | Company Updates, Training | Ammonia Pipe Marking, Labeling, Operator Training, Pipe Marking


Introducing the Winner of the Summer Scholarship Award 2022

Introducing the Winner of the Summer Scholarship Award 2022

Creative Safety Supply is pleased to announce Lily Blechinger the continuation of our scholarship program, which provides financial assistance to students pursuing their education. We read through hundreds of essays and applications submitted by students with a passion for their chosen careers. Passion is what we believe drives creativity and experiencing that as we meet

CSS Editorial Staff | October 4, 2022 | Company Updates | Scholarship, Scholarship Winner



Thank You Veterans!

Thank You Veterans!

Veteran’s Day is tomorrow and we here at Creative Safety Supply would like to recognize and thank our employees who have served in the military. Some of them have shared their stories below! Dan Horton, our Sales Manager here at Creative Safety Supply served in the U.S. Marine Corps from August 1982 to December 2002

Mackenzie Busby | November 10, 2021 | Company Updates



Thanks for Donating with Us!

Thanks for Donating with Us!

We wanted to thank all those who donated blood on Friday the 24th. It was such a successful blood drive that we exceeded our goal, as well as had 6 new people participate in donating to the Red Cross. We are humbled by the incredible generosity of the locals around the Beaverton area. The Red

Mackenzie Busby | September 28, 2021 | Company Updates | Healthcare


New LabelSuite™ Updates

New LabelSuite™ Updates

Many new features have been added to Creative Safety Supply’s LabelSuite™ software in the last 30 days. Have you downloaded them yet? Helpful changes have been made to both the Generic Label Assistant and Pipe Marking Assistant applications. But that’s not all, the complete list of recent LabelSuite™ updates are as follows: A new Health and

Mackenzie Busby | September 13, 2021 | Company Updates | Barcoding, Facility Marking, Rack Labeling


Whiteboards: The Solution for the Disorganized

Whiteboards: The Solution for the Disorganized

Creative Safety Supply has recently revealed a new product line all about whiteboards! Dry erase boards are an excellent tool for encouraging collaboration between departments and employees. However, one of the best attributes whiteboards hold is the fact that they are most often used as an organizational tool. When we say organization, it isn’t just

Mackenzie Busby | September 8, 2021 | Company Updates | 5S, Continuous Improvement, Facility Efficiency, Healthcare, Kaizen, Kanban, Lean Manufacturing


Come Donate Blood with Us!

Come Donate Blood with Us!

In Canada and the United States someone needs a blood transfusion every two seconds. Because of that, about 43,000 pints of donated blood is used every day! Each pint has the capability of saving up to three lives, which is excellent because America alone has close to 4.5 million people who need a blood transfusion

Mackenzie Busby | August 30, 2021 | Company Updates | Healthcare