BLOOMBERG: How to Avoid Coronavirus on Flights | Forget Masks, Says Top Airline Doctor

Forget face masks and rubber gloves. The best way to avoid the coronavirus is frequent hand washing, according to a medical adviser to the world’s airlines. The virus can’t survive long on seats or armrests, so physical contact with another person carries the greatest risk of...

Coronavirus – what we know about it and how we can protect ourselves from getting ill?

According to the World Health Organisation Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV). A novel coronavirus...

Soapy is on the Map!

With its unique history and rich cultural heritage, Israel is also among the forward-looking countries placing a heavy emphasis on innovation and technology. Many indicators – from research and development spending to intellectual property – support this statement. Last year, the...

Soapy finish a successful pilot with a leading restaurant chain in Israel – Starting roll out

We have some great news to share with you. We just finished a several-month pilot with a leading restaurant chain in Israel. This is an important step for us toward the improvement of hand hygiene quality in the food industry. Soapy helped to increase the kitchen worker’s...

Norovirus – how to protect our children

Young children continually pull various objects into their mouths. It’s good if this happens at home, and these are clean toys. But it can also happen on the street, on the playground and in other places where no one will vouch for you for the cleanliness of the item taken in a mouth....

Soapy is on the main stage of the largest positive impact gathering in the world

Our Founder & CEO, Max Simonovsky, is going to present our mission at the largest impact gathering in the world – ChangeNow 2020 that will take place on January 30-31 and February 1st, 2020. PARIS, Grand Palais. We are excited to share this great news! Please join us on our...

Soapy is the most promising innovation of 2019!

Today, January 7th, 2020, after an unbelievable year that Israel – the Startup Nation had (M&A’s, investment rounds that we never saw before with a new level of innovation), the Israeli ecosystem was reviewed on KAN-REKA radio with Guy Zbarski (Investor, serial...

Norovirus – Know your enemy

In the last 2 decades, Norovirus has become a real issue. Even though it is commonly called the winter vomiting bug, it can challenge our lives several times throughout the year. Norovirus – what is that? One of the most common reasons for seeking medical help in the winter is...

Jersusalem Shawarma facing backlash after suspected norovirus outbreak at Calgary restaurants

A family-owned chain of Calgary shawarma restaurants is facing backlash after Alberta Health Services revealed a suspected norovirus outbreak linked to their restaurants. According to AHS, nearly 130 people have registered complaints that they fell ill after eating food from...

Spot Light – Welcome Marat Altynbaev

Marat is an experienced process analyst with a demonstrated history of working in the industrial engineering industry. Skilled in Data Analytics, BI, Process Improving, and ERP Systems. Marat has a passion for entrepreneurship and impact-driven ventures. B.Sc in Industrial...

Classroom Experiment Shows the Importance of Hand-Washing — Just in Time for Flu Season

A science teacher is imploring students and parents to wash their hands after posting the results of her classroom’s stomach-churning experiment. Flu season is in full swing. The CDC is reporting that 30 states—especially southern states like Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi,...

A norovirus outbreak shut down an entire Colorado school district right before Thanksgiving

A Colorado school district has closed more than 40 schools after a highly contagious virus outbreak. It’s the first time the Mesa County Valley School District 51 has had to close all schools due to illness, the district said Wednesday. “We are taking this highly...