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Nov 9 2012

Fast Company Magazine Features Crucial Vacuum – Hurricane Sandy Aftermath

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After Hurricane Sandy broke our routine, we’re picking up business and going back to our normal work flow. The way we worked through Hurricane Sandy was a story to tell. Crucial Vacuum is featured in Fast Company magazine telling our story on how our team managed to work through the devastation.¬† The article speaks about the obstacles that Chad (our CEO) and the Crucial Vacuum team members joined at his home to fielding requests for our customers.¬† It also explains the uniqueness of our business model with our own brand vacuum parts and how Sandy disrupted it.

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Nov 6 2012

Post Hurricane Crucial Relief with Red Cross: You Save, We Give

We’ve all seen the catastrophic damage caused by Hurricane Sandy.¬† People continue to be displaced with no electricity, no gas and major flooding.¬† One of the towns that was severely impacted was Little Ferry, NJ, which happens to be where our headquarters is located.¬† Our business office and warehouse were closed for one week after the hurricane.

Now that electricity and internet are running in our HQ, we are back to work but people in across the tri-state area still need our help.

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Oct 31 2012

When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Gets Going

Due to the effects of Hurricane Sandy, our thoughts and prayers go out to the families that have been affected.  We hope you and your families are safe. All of our staff members are on the east coast and understand how stressful a time this can be.

Crucial Vacuum’s¬†headquarters are in Little Ferry, NJ. Our office and warehouse are on the Hackensack River and our entire town was¬†severely¬†impacted by the storm. Thousands had to evacuate. Our office is currently without power and it is closed until further notice. Since our offices are at the top of a hill, we are hopeful that there was no interior damage. Though we haven’t been able to get into our warehouse due to the lake that is parked currently in front of it at the moment. See the picture below. We do however, hope the water recedes quickly with a little sun and look to our power being restored to our warehouse very soon.

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Oct 26 2012

Change your life by simply changing your vacuum filter!

A good filter changes a person and makes the world a little better, makes life something special, more enjoyable and cleaner.

 

Change your vacuum filter

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Aug 30 2012

Rap Rebuttal to the World’s Most Expensive $1 Million Dollar Gold-Plated Vacuum Cleaner

Supposedly there’s a $1,000,000 gold plated vacuum for sale that caters to the 1%.¬† So, I’m sure you’re thinking what I’m thinking.¬† A¬† one million dollar vacuum cleaner? Is that logical? Simple answer, No! If, I’m a billionaire and have all the riches in the world, the last thing on my mind would be cleaning and vacuum cleaners.¬† I would have maids take care of my mansion with a Dyson…..oh wait, I would have marble floors so I don’t need a vacuum.¬† But unfortunately, I’m not a billionaire and like most fall within the 99%.

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