John Anders Recognized as General Paper Company 2022 Vendor Representative of the Year

April 06, 2023

Spartan Chemical Company, Inc. a recognized leader in the formulation and manufacture of sustainable cleaning and sanitation solutions for the industrial and institutional market, today announced that John Anders, Spartan Chemical regional manager, was awarded 2022 Vendor Representative of the Year by General Paper Company in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

“General Paper Company relies on strong relationships with their vendors, and Spartan regional manager, John Anders, has strengthened that bond even more,” said Ann Gerald, CEO, General Paper Company. “Mr. Anders has demonstrated an exemplary level of commitment to our business by providing guidance and leadership to our team’s effort to make customer service matter. His dedication to ensuring we have all the tools to succeed is boundless, and for that we are grateful.”

General Paper Company vendor of the year is based on the following criteria: strong collaboration, consistent support and services, training of professional sales representatives, training of vendor resources and products, transparent communication, delivery performance, and sustainable continuous value creation.

The award was presented to Mr. Anders at General Paper Company Headquarters by Ann Gerald, CEO Todd Gerald, president, General Paper Company, and Hudson Gerald, sales consultant, General Paper Company.

About Spartan Chemical Company

At Spartan Chemical Company, we make clean simple®. Family owned and operated since 1956, Spartan Chemical is a leading manufacturer of superior and cost-effective specialty chemical products sold through select, trusted distributors. Developed through conservative, stringent and environmentally responsible practices, with a focus on innovation, Spartan products include industrial cleaners, disinfectants, wipes, skin care, food processing, laundry care, warewash, floor care and vehicle wash products. In addition to cleaning products, Spartan offers CleanCheck® learning management system and CompuClean®  facility management software to ensure the safety of staff and optimal efficiency of facility operations. From tools to training, Spartan’s solutions ensure consistently clean, healthy and safe environments for building occupants and cleaning staff in education, health care, food processing, hospitality and public facilities. Learn more at

About General Paper Company

General Paper offers a full line of janitorial chemicals and supplies, floor care and carpet machines, food service disposables and supplies, packaging supplies, and retail packaging. The showroom welcomes commercial and residential customers. General Paper educates and trains customers on the care of and techniques required to maintain their facilities with cost efficient, effective options. General Paper values the fact our customers have come to know us as the company.

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