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McCowan’s latest freestanding hand sanitizing station puts customer safety first

In an effort to build customer confidence and stop the spread of COVID-19, sturdy hand sanitizing stations are an essential line of defence for c-store, gas and car wash sites.

McCowan’s latest design is an elegant freestanding unit that sends a strong message to customers and staff that their safety is of upmost importance to your business.


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McCowan’s hand sanitizing stations help operators safeguard staff and customers

Screen Shot 2020-06-05 at 3.52.25 PMIn an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19, hand sanitizing stations are a must-have for c-store, gas and car wash sites.

From freestanding to wall- or counter-mounted stations, McCowan offers a variety of affordable designs and solutions to help keep your staff and customers safe.

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Sinclair Cleaning Systems: Combat COVID-19 with a proven cleaning and disinfecting combo


Optima Steamer XD

Clean, disinfect and knock-out viruses with the one-two punch of dry vapour steam and an EPA-approved botanical disinfectant.

In order to properly clean and disinfect, even tiny nooks and crannies, Sinclair Cleaning Systems recommends the Optima Steamer XD in conjunction with Concrobium Disinfectant Cleaner II. The two work together to offer an effective cleaning and disinfection strategy that both sanitizes and deodorizes.

Ideal for many uses, from general retail cleaning to foodservice and automotive detailing for fleets, it’s the perfect combination to help protect your staff and customers.

unnamedConcrobium Disinfectant Cleaner II is next-generation botanical disinfection technology that safely and effectively eliminates viruses and bacteria.

The Optima Steamer, which reaches a temperature of 275°F at the sprayer tip, even cleans and sterilizes hard to reach areas. This next-level steamer uses the latest technology to remove stains, grease, dirt and odours in a quick and efficient manner, all while generating no waste water run-off.

Steam is proven to be safe for a variety of surfaces, including upholstery, vehicle interiors and exteriors, and floors, as well as other non-porous surfaces – indoors or out.

Contact Hugh Sinclair TODAY at:

1-800-265-0505 or 1-519-436-9539

For more information, visit Sinclair Cleaning Systems


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McCowan’s acrylic screens protect checkout staff and customers

Screen Shot 2020-03-24 at 6.51.10 PMAs c-store operators work hard to keep businesses up and running during the COVID-19 outbreak, reducing risk for frontline staff and customers is vital.

In response, McCowan Design & Manufacturing has created an easy-to-install solution that creates a barrier between customers and operators.

The safety screen is made of ¼” thick clear acrylic affixed atop a solid metal white base with double-sided tape: See details below.


For immediate inquiries contact 416-291-7111 or

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Is your softener sending money down the drain? Canature WaterGroup can help

Screen Shot 2020-02-26 at 5.13.36 PMTraditionally, the money your water softener saves you has been based largely on reducing your chemical and detergent costs. While those savings are still significant, Canature WaterGroup’s new commercial softening technology also offers significant water and salt savings. Canature WaterGroup has improved the efficiency of commercial softeners by re-thinking both the design and programming. Instead of large, single tank or dual-alternating tank systems, a series of smaller tanks (called Multi-Tank Systems) is used to respond to the real-time water flow of the building. This new technology is called Responsive Flow Technology.

MTS systems with Responsive Flow Technology use 50% less salt and 38% less regeneration water compared to conventional softening systems. You’ll also have consistent soft water: no hard water slippage or channeling.

Learn more about how our MTS softeners can improve the quality of your water and save you money every year. 


Pivoting Mammoth

Sonny’s Mammoth Air Drying System 

Pivoting MammothSonny’s Mammoth Air Drying System features a compact blower that dries the side of a vehicle—the ideal primary side drying solution for short tunnels, as well as a perfect finishing dryer for high-volume locations.

Pivoting action changes the orientation of the air drying system towards the exit of the tunnel as the car passes by, effectively drying the rear glass and bumpers of cars, trucks and SUVs at conveyor speeds up to 140 cars per hour.

To learn more, visit or call 855-695-3141

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Coinless Mobile: Go mobile. Go unlimited. Stay simple 

have_it_all-01A mobile app with a wide variety of features? It sounds like a big project to implement across all of your store locations, right?
With Coinless Mobile we can seamlessly integrate your loyalty program, unlimited packages, marketing suite, and more across every one of your convenience store locations.
With a few small pieces of equipment, your wash can be looped into the app in just minutes via wifi.

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Site-Check Research introduces new mapping tool!

Looking for new locations?

Zero in anywhere in Canada—in minutes—using Heat Maps.

It’s just that simple.

Connect with Site-Check Research Group for more information.

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Join the $50B North American pizza market with PizzaForno

PF-ConvenienceEmail-03North America’s first automated pizza oven chain, PizzaForno, is changing the way Canadians enjoy pizza, and wants you to be part of the revolution!
With PizzaForno’s licensing opportunities, you can offer customers high-quality, artisanal pizza with zero on-site labour and nearly zero product waste. The patented PizzaForno ovens bring in profit 24 hours a day, seven days a week, while only requiring 50 square feet – inside or outside!

Contact the PizzaForno team for more information.

Kaitlin Hazen | 416.898.8565

Visit the PizzaForno website. 


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McCowan: Secure tobacco merchandising is our business

image001Secure tobacco merchandising is an important factor in the Gas Convenience business! McCowan has been at the forefront of designing secure tobacco merchandising solutions that meet “Dark Market” regulations.

Security will always be on the minds of retailers who are concerned about the safety of their employees and the control of their inventory. In addition to tobacco merchandisers, McCowan manufactures backroom lock-ups, vape merchandisers and pass-through boxes for retailers who serve late night shoppers.


Secure counter top tobacco cabinet.

Secure counter top tobacco cabinet.

  • Industry Standard. McCowan Tobacco Merchandisers and Security Products have been an industry standard for 25 years. More than 10,000 Secure Tobacco Merchandisers have been sold!
  • Floor, Counter Top and Under Counter Solutions. McCowan offers secure tobacco merchandising solutions to accommodate any space. Floor models are 72” tall, counter top models are 52” tall; both are available in 36” and 48” widths. Under counter models are designed to fit seamlessly under your cash desk counter.
  • Pushers & Dividers for Easy Vending. McCowan provides pushers and dividers to keep tobacco or vape inventory organized for operators.
  • High Capacity. McCowan Tobacco Merchandisers are designed to hold a large inventory of tobacco products and manage multiple SKUs.
  • Anti-Theft Lock System and Security Door. The McCowan anti-theft lock system and security door have been tried and tested in the market for 25 years.
  • Dark Market Regulations. McCowan Tobacco Merchandisers meet all provincial regulations.
  • Vape Merchandising Solutions. McCowan offers locking cabinets with clear or frosted glass doors to merchandise vape products.
  • Backroom Lock-Ups. McCowan offers high capacity backroom lock-ups with anti-theft doors and locks.
  • Secure under counter tobacco cabinet with door closed.

    Secure under counter tobacco cabinet with door closed.

    Pass-Through Boxes. McCowan offers pass-through boxes to assist operators in safely serving late-night customers.

  • Built to Last. Made from high quality materials and finished with a durable powder coat.
  • Industry Leading Turnaround Times. McCowan has a long history of consistently delivering to stores in unrivalled lead times.

Call 416-291-7111 or e-mail for a catalogue!

For more information, visit our website.

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Under counter cabinet with door closed and door open