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Monthly Archives: December 2011

Happy New Year

Posted on December 28th, 2011

The New Year is just around the corner, and at the Tom‘s offices here in Maine, talk is all about our company goals for 2012. But what about our personal goals? We asked Tom‘s of Maine employees to share their New Year‘s resolutions. My resolution is to work on being more patient and kind – […]

New Year’s resolution: Improve your health with good oral health

Posted on December 21st, 2011

Posted by Susanne, Associate Brand Manager and resident Registered Dental Hygienist Did you know that one of the members of our brand team is also a registered dental hygienist? When we need advice on how to best take advantage of our natural oral care product line, we like to ask Susanne. Dear Susanne, With the […]

Can Natural Toothpaste Save the World?

Posted on December 15th, 2011

Posted by Rob, Brand Manager, Citizen Engagement I can’t help it; there is something about this time of year that gets me a little philosophical. And this year, amidst the cooling weather, holiday decorations, and old favorite TV specials, I’m finding myself feeling full of hope. I know “hope” is a word that gets used […]

My Volunteer Story: Riding to raise Money for MS

Posted on December 8th, 2011

Posted by Bill, Plant Manager As the Plant Manager for Tom’s of Maine, I work inside our factory in Sanford, Maine. Day to day, I make sure that production and all the support operations meet our standards for safety, quality, efficiency, and sustainability. I am responsible for the long term capacity and technology to make […]

DIY: Homemade Cleaning Products

Posted on December 1st, 2011

Posted by Jess, Health and Specialty Inside Sales Hi, I’m Jess and I’ve worked at Toms of Maine for over 10 years! In my sales role working with health food stores, I hear a lot about consumers who are looking for alternatives to traditional products on the market. Historically I have used traditional cleaning solutions […]