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New IRIS® Asset Manager Solution from Tennant Company Leverages the Internet of Things to Help Customers Drive Measurable Results and Reduce Cost to Clean


October 13, 2015
By Business Wire News

MINNEAPOLIS

Tennant Company (NYSE: TNC), a world leader in designing, manufacturing and marketing solutions that help create a cleaner, safer, healthier world introduces IRIS® Asset Manager, an intelligent command center that provides daily, actionable data from machine to human, empowering customers to take greater control of their cleaning operations and drive measurable results. Remote visibility to machine performance, equipment usage and machine location helps customers tackle some of their biggest challenges such as reducing costs, improving cleaning efficiency, and enhancing machine and employee productivity.

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IRIS Portal: Asset Management at your fingertips. (Photo: Tennant Company)

IRIS Portal: Asset Management at your fingertips. (Photo: Tennant Company)

With years of field-tested performance, the patented IRIS technology connects users with anytime-anywhere access to critical alerts, usage data and machine location information to enable proactive fleet management.

“As customers face constant pressure to increase cleaning consistency and efficiency, Tennant’s IRIS Asset Manager provides powerful insights to help improve cleaning operations,” said David Huml, Senior Vice President of Global Marketing for Tennant Company. “Tennant has been a leader in the Internet of Things (IoT) within the cleaning industry. IRIS Asset Manager uses machine-to-machine technology, to provide the comprehensive information customers want. Whether monitoring multiple machines across a large facility, or keeping track of a fleet spread across the country, information collected through IRIS will help our customers more effectively manage their Tennant assets and lower their overall cleaning costs.”

Developed with a focus on providing customers easy access to powerful insights, IRIS Asset Manager is easy to use and efficient. Using a desktop, laptop or tablet to access information, the IRIS dashboard is seamlessly accessible through the My Tennant portal, displaying clear charts and graphs of critical data points helping facility managers and operators stay on top of the day-to-day variables of cleaning operations and fleet management.

Powerful Insights Drive Important Results:

  • Usage by machine
  • Machine location
  • ec-H2O™ Technology usage
  • Email Critical Alerts

IRIS Asset Manager is currently available on 19 Tennant commercial and industrial cleaning machines in nine countries around the world.

To learn more about IRIS Asset Management, visit www.tennantco.com/iris, or visit Tennant Booth #1445 at ISSA/INTERCLEAN® North America in Las Vegas October 20-23, 2015.

About Tennant Company
Minneapolis-based Tennant Company (NYSE: TNC) is a world leader in designing, manufacturing and marketing solutions that empower customers to achieve quality cleaning performance, significantly reduce their environmental impact and help create a cleaner, safer, healthier world. Its products include equipment for maintaining surfaces in industrial, commercial and outdoor environments; chemical-free and other sustainable cleaning technologies; and coatings for protecting, repairing and upgrading surfaces. Tennant’s global field service network is the most extensive in the industry. Tennant has manufacturing operations in Minneapolis, Minn.; Holland, Mich.; Louisville, Ky.; Uden, The Netherlands; the United Kingdom; São Paulo, Brazil; and Shanghai, China; and sells products directly in 15 countries and through distributors in more than 80 countries. For more information, visit www.tennantco.com.

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Kelly Olson, 612-483-5685
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or
Tennant Company
Kathryn Lovik, 763-540-1212
Global Communications Director
Kathryn.lovik@tennantco.com