Member Reopening Resources

ALLEGRA/IMAGE360 is ready to help by evaluating your requirements, and recommending the best solutions for effectively reaching visitors, shoppers, clients and staff. By preparing now with an enhanced communication plan that includes updating your signs and graphics, you’ll be better prepared as your local economy re-opens for business. We offer social distancing floor graphics, wellness/proper hygiene removable wall graphics. And for a limited time, we are offering FREE ‘OPEN FOR BUSINESS’ BANNERS. Visit our page to claim your banner and learn more about our services. ALLEGRA also offers PPE equipment like sneeze shields for desks and counters, full face shields and disposable face masks. CLICK HERE to learn more.

Bizminer is offering free monthly small business monitor reports that provide business intelligence to help you through this crisis. The SWOT-XPRESS helps you discover strengths-weaknesses-opportunities and challenges in under 10 minutes. The Summary Industry Financial Report presents the essentials of 3-year comparisons with clear definitions, tables and 22 charted ratios, scoring your firm’s strengths and weaknesses in an easy-to-read presentation. Learn more HERE.

The Clouser Group is here to help with all of your PPE needs. Specializing in providing premier access to face masks and protective coverings on orders over 1,000 units, they aim to provide the resources to keep your workplace safe and healthy. A local business based in Hershey; The Clouser Group offers expert customization services with your business in mind. With 30 years of expertise, their goal is to elevate your brand to meet your vision; providing a professional, personalized experience with the attention that you and your company deserve. Learn more HERE.

In response to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus COVID-19, the CRS team at our Lewisberry, Pa. plant has been dedicating its efforts to creating our very own hand sanitizer. All the materials used for manufacturing First Defender Hand Sanitizer are 100% sourced in the USA and contain no methanol. To ensure ours is as safe and effective as possible, we have utilized the guidelines created by the FDA, following their recommendations for ingredients and formula and registered both the product and facility with the FDA. All kinds of packaging types are available. More details are available at firstdefendersanitizer.com.

FirstLight® Home Care has qualified Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), Home Health Aides (HHAs) and Nurses who are trained in conducting temperature screening checks on employees as they report to work, prior to them entering your building or facility. To decrease the possibility of spreading COVID-19 in the workplace, the CDC recommends that companies consider regular health checks of all staff entering their buildings. These measures can allow for earlier detection of the virus, as well as provide peace of mind to employees knowing that they are working in a safer environment. Learn more about this service HERE.

Feesers Food Distributors created a Restaurant Reopening Guide to help restaurants prepare for reopening. View it HERE.

Graphtech offers hand sanitizers and masks through its promotional products, printed posters/guidelines/signage for COVID-19 awareness and instructions for handwashing, distancing, wearing masks, and more. They also have floor graphics for social distancing and directional instructions, signage for curbside pick-up/parking/new traffic/new hours/new procedures, etc. Explore their offerings HERE.

HR Resolutions has drafted a sample Telecommuting Policy and Procedures document for businesses to aid in their reopening strategy. Download the sample document HERE.

Jeff Jones | B2B CFO® wants to help business owners IMPROVE CASHFLOW…GET LOANS…INCREASE COMPANY VALUE. As a first step, Jeff is offering a complimentary consultation to help business owners with what they are facing in these challenging times. To arrange a consultation call Jeff at 717-599-2979 or email him at jeffreyjones@b2bcfo.com.

Keystone Contractors Association has shared the construction industry comprehensive safety plan that its members use to help contractors protect workers during the Coronavirus pandemic. Published by the General Contractors Association of Pennsylvania, with a lead role by the Master Builders’ Association of Western Pennsylvania, the following is designed to assist construction projects with implementing an effective COVID-19 response plan for their jobsites. This information is based on current understanding as of the effective date of this plan and may need to be updated as our knowledge and understanding evolves. View the plan HERE.

Morefield Communications has created an on-demand webinar available to businesses covering how technology can support restarting business in the “new normal” with many hybrid workforces. The webinar includes:

  • SUPPORTING and managing a hybrid work staff (in office/working from home)
  • LOOKING forward: adaptable technology practices to help us transition and prepare for the future
  • 6 FEET of separation between coworkers – how do we address social distancing and office space
  • TECH CHECKUPS: server platforms, network equipment and data closets
  • SURVEILLANCE systems and building card access in the new normal
  • NEW ROLES of telephone systems and service to manage call coverage

Mowery Construction has created a Project Restart Checklist. If you’re getting ready to restart a construction project that was put on hold due to COVID-19, here are a few crucial items to include on your itinerary for a successful restart.

Murray Associates Architects, P.C. has written a guide for distance design and re-entering the workforce post-COVID-19. This guide provides recommendations for re-entry and how to outfit your space for safety. Read the guide HERE.

RETTEW has developed some additional training programs to support those still working and those preparing to reopen. RETTEW also provides health and safety consulting services to help develop client-specific policies, procedures and programs necessary to address this new hazard. Learn more HERE.

Stoner Graphix can help you display clear, documented safety guidelines before your clients even enter your facility. Stoner Graphix offers professional, vinyl Distancing Dots to be applied to your flooring to remind your customers of the 6’ distancing rule. They also offer Sneeze Shields for your registers and face shields for your employees. Call to learn more: (717) 469-7716.

UPMC Pinnacle has collected a directory of resources for employers to make sure they’re meeting safety standards. View them HERE.

Visit Hershey Harrisburg has created the Safe Together guidelines which have been developed through collaboration of local tourism professionals, and in accordance with CDC and PA State guidelines. View the pledge HERE.


Got a resource that will help businesses during the reopening process? Email Erin Zakin at ezakin@hbgrc.org to add it!