Tennant Company designs, manufactures, and markets cleaning solutions worldwide. It offers floor maintenance and outdoor cleaning equipment, chemical-free and other sustainable cleaning technologies, aftermarket parts and consumables, and specialty surface coatings. The company also provides equipment maintenance and repair services; and business solutions, such as financing, rental, and leasing programs. Its products are used in retail establishments and distribution centers; factories and warehouses; and public venues, such as arenas and stadiums, office buildings, schools and universities, hospitals and clinics, parking lots and streets, and other environments. The company markets its products to building service contract cleaners and various governmental entities through organization, and a network of authorized distributors under the Tennant, Nobles, Green Machines, Alfa Uma Empresa Tennant, and Orbio brands. Tennant Company was founded in 1870 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.