Minuteman International is a manufacturer of high-quality commercial and industrial floor cleaning machines. Minuteman’s roots go all the way back to 1951, when the company was first registered under the name of American Cleaning Equipment (ACE). Hako acquired ACE in 1980 and renamed it Hako Minuteman Inc. Today, Minuteman International is based in Pingree Grove, Illinois, USA.
The product range comprises scrubber-driers, wet & dry vacuum carpet cleaners, small building cleaning devices, sweepers and vacuum sweepers as well as special vacuum cleaners made for particularly demanding applications.
Today, the Hako Group affiliated company Minuteman International is one of the leading manufacturers of cleaning machines in the US, providing customer service in all 50 states plus Canada and many other international markets.
Minuteman International is the corporate parent of Minuteman, PowerBoss and Multi-Clean in America.
The cleaning aid specialist company Multi-Clean is a manufacturer of high-performance cleaning and maintenance products for professional commercial use.
The company was founded in St. Paul, Minnesota in 1946 and was integrated into company Minuteman as a separate business division as early as 1984. Multi-Clean is based in Shoreview, Minnesota, specializing mostly in selling cleaning aids via authorized dealers in the North American market.
Multi-Clean’s business philosophy is to combine the selling of professional cleaning products with special product training to make cleaning processes more efficient, effective and safe. Multi-Clean offers numerous products that are particularly optimized for use with Minuteman and PowerBoss products. The company also offers a patented chemical dispenser system and a wide range of certified cleaning aids, providing for optimal cleaning results and saving the user money at the same time.