Shred-it


Shred-it

Shred-it is a on-site document destruction company, founded by the late Greg Brophy in 1988 and incorporated in 1989. The company is wholly owned by [http://www.securit.com Securit] , a private Canadian company with its headquarters located in Oakville, Ontario. Shred-it services over 150,000 clients with over 140 branches located in 14 countries around the world. They specialize in mobile on-site secure paper shredding and confidential waste disposal.

Local Shred-it branches operate free "Community Shred" days.

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* [http://www.shredit.com Official Site]
* [http://www.nbc4i.com/midwest/cmh/features/community_calendar.apx.-content-articles-CMH-2007-01-19-0018.html Shred It Day]
* [http://www.indyscribe.com/photos/community_shred_day.html Community Shred Day]
* [http://www.ctv.ca/servlet/ArticleNews/story/CTVNews/20071002/Oakville_alaska_crash_071002?s_name=&no_adsl Canada CTV.ca | Ont.'s Shred-it founder dies in Alaska crash]
* [http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=940DE4DF103FF932A25755C0A9669C8B63 NY Times | IN BUSINESS; Making Sure There's No Paper Trail]

External links

* [http://www.nptelegraph.com/articles/2008/07/28/news/50000445.txt Protecting personal information]
* [http://edinburghnews.scotsman.com/business/Accountants-shred-fewer-trees.4307718.jp Accountants shred fewer trees]
* [http://www.wane.com/Global/story.asp?S=8740212&nav=menu32_2 Community Shred Day protects against identity theft]


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