Director Of Product Marketing, Wipes, Americas, AVINTIVDawn Huston is the Director of Product Marketing- Wipes, Americas, for Berry Plastics. Prior to leading product marketing and channel development in wipes, Dawn had over 20 years of marketing and sales leadership experience with global companies including Deb, Newell Rubbermaid, and Quaker Oats and is a co-inventor on 9 patents. Dawn began her career working at McDonald's and Creative Gourmet as a store manager. As a Certified Foodservice Professional, as well as being ServSafe certified, Dawn's passion is working with customers in creating healthier and safer environments.
This presentation will give an overview of the foodservice towel category and why cleaning solutions have evolved to support quality assurance in foodservice. The presentation will review trends in community acquired infections (such as norovirus, MERS-COV) and foodborne illness outbreaks and how they have heightened the foodservice operators need to deliver safer and cleaner environments. The presentation will review what qualities nonwovens have that differentiate them from other types of wiping materials for sanitizer compatibility and cleaning performance.