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December 22, 2020: Stern, together our partner Barcitronic in Spain, is proud to have our Elite touch free hand sanitizer stands chosen for use as part of La Marató de TV3. This event is broadcast in December every year to an audience of more than 3 million viewers, the main aim of which is to raise funds for biomedical research led by scientists from the main Catalan institutions. 

La Marató de TV3 appealed to the solidarity of the Catalonian citizens at the height of the pandemic to donate resources that will allow the advance of research to improve the quality and life expectancy of all those affected by the Covid-19. The annual project has become one of the main driving forces behind biomedical research in Catalonia and a powerful platform for raising awareness and disseminating social diseases. Thanks to public solidarity, this year’s event was a huge success and expects to raise over 11 million euros for Covid-19 research.

Stern’s Touchless Hand Sanitizer Stands are stand-alone units that can be placed any public area, providing hygiene where soap and water are not available. Compatible with Ethanol, IPA Isopropyl Alcohol – Up to 80% and Alcogel and suitable for use for use with any brand of hand sanitizer gel. Contact Stern now for more information on these or any other Stern products.

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December 17, 2020: Stern announces the release of new NEW 2021 touchless catalog! Our range of touchless technology is now available in one intuitive brochure that is specifically dedicated to the US domestic market. We invite you to examine our products and reach a better understanding of what we can offer and how our no-touch technologies are key to keeping users safe in today’s environment. Click here to go to the new US dedicated catalog.

In addition, now that touchless technology is here to stay, we now have a NEW domestic US website catering specifically to your regional specifications and standards. This brand new website for the domestic US market has been created for your convenience as an addition to our dedicated International, Spanish and Russian websites. Click here to go to the new US dedicated website.

For your convenience, our architectural information, specifications, BIM files and CAD details can also be found on the new Stern website as well as various online product selection tools including Arcat and Masterspec. However, if there is any information that you cannot find or if you have any questions at all, please don’t hesitate to contact your Sales Manager or click here to contact us. Wishing you Seasons Greetings and Best Wishes for a better year ahead from the Stern Team!

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Stern is proud to be have partnered with the Terminal B Arrivals and Departures Hall at LaGuardia Airport in their fight against the spread of COVID-19. Even before the outbreak of the pandemic LaGuardia Gateway Partners had the foresight to demand touchless fixtures for the Terminal restrooms.

Sterns Touch Free Wall Mounted Faucets and Automatic Soap Dispensers from the Tubular Series are activated by an IR sensor and will automatically activate when users place their hands in the sensor range and will stop once the users remove their hands. Click here to see the full interview with the CEO of LaGuardia Gateway Partners and learn about the steps they have taken for a Touchless Terminal.

No longer just nice-to-have, touchless restroom fixtures are an essential part of hygiene in commercial environments. Automated soap and sanitizer dispensers, as well as touch-free fixtures such as automatic flushers and sinks reduce the touch points in one of the most germ-filled parts of a restroom.  For more information on the Stern Tubular range mentioned in this article or for details of other products in our full touchless range please contact your Sales Manager.



October 27, 2020: Stern is excited to announce the release of a new Csaba touch-free electronic soap dispenser for deck mounted installations, with soap level indicator incorporated in the dispensers’ body. This new and innovative addition to our popular touchless, automated Csaba line is powered by a 12V transformer and includes a 1.6 Gallon (6L) soap tank suitable for high traffic areas and a level sensor that provides reliable continuous level measurement of soap in the tank. The level indicator is situated in the body of the soap dispenser and shows green when soap tank is full, orange when soap level is low and red when a refill is needed. The soap level remains fully visible and available in real time, so the Csaba soap dispenser with soap level indicator is the ideal solution to reduce maintenance costs in heavy usage areas with no need to open the cabinet to check the soap level. Combined with the Csaba touch-free electronic faucet, it creates the ultimate germ-free automated environment in both commercial and residential washrooms. For more information please contact your local Sales Manager.





September 9, 2020: Stern Engineering is proud to announce the NOBLE 3032 1.28 GPF sensor operated concealed flush valve for toilets. The solid brass body is has a heavy-duty 10” x 7” Stainless Steel AISI316 panel complete with tamper proof screws for increased vandal protection. Activated by automatic infrared sensor, with self-adjusting detection range, the Noble 3032 features a manual or piezo override push button with anti-block feature. For concealed installations, with 1” angle stop and 1.5” vacuum breaker set and 6 second delay-in time to replace unwanted flushing. Powered by a 9V battery or 9V transformer, Stern’s Noble 3032 has an auto adjustable sensor range which adapts to site conditions. The flushing duration and other settings are adjustable by remote control and all units include an adjustable tail piece connection and self-cleaning piston mechanism complete with debris screen and solenoid valve. ADA Compliant. Standard: ASSE 1037-1990 and CSA B125.3-2012. 

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August 24, 2020: Now that COVID has made the world aware of the potential risks associated with physical touch points, the goal of a hands-free experience has become paramount in public areas. The shift toward contactless technology solutions has been developing for years, however recent events have accelerated this trend, creating new demand for touch free technology almost everywhere. Glass fillers and water stations were designed for bars, restaurants and commercial food service kitchens to easily fill cups and bottles with fresh drinking water. As restaurants and bars resume operations in some areas of the United States and around the globe Stern offers a touch free glass filler faucet that can be easily installed on countertops, bars, and work stations to provide convenient access to cold or premixed water. Activated by infrared sensor our glass filler faucets has retrofit compatibility so can easily replace your current push button glass filler with our hygienic touch free version with its long reach, rotational spout. It works by placing one hand in front of the sensor while placing a glass under the spout with the other. The flow will start automatically and stop as the user removes their hand from the sensor range. Ideal for drinking fountains, coolers and water stations. Fill your customers’ water glasses with a glass filler faucet mounted on your bar or beverage station. Cool touch free glass filler faucet has been designed by Stern for bars, restaurants and any commercial kitchens. For more information contact your Sales Manager.




August 19, 2020: During a time when the world continues to fight a global pandemic that has impacted the life and health everyone, school students in the US, and around the world, are returning to school. This is an important and welcome step however, there are lots of things for schools to consider. Like workplaces around the world, schools will need to adopt and enforce health and sanitation protocols. Every school will have changed the way it operates, with social distancing rules and additional hygiene measures in place. It’s crucial that schools plan ahead and look at what additional measures they can put in place as students and teachers return to the classroom. Hygiene is a crucial part of schools reopening safely but for preschoolers, this time should also be FUN! Stern FUN brings all the technology of our WIPO registered touch free hand sanitizers stands and pillars to the classroom to transform it into a hygienic and safe zone for kids. Activated by IR sensor, Stern FUN is shorter than our original stands, dispensing sanitizer gel at exactly the right height, without the need for touch. Stern FUN is delivered in a choice of primary colors with soft, rounded edges specifically designed for pre-school ages. A lockable cabinet prevents tampering with the tank by those little hands and an off-off mechanism ensures that Stern FUN will not be used unsupervised! Available in several models and colors, all versions are powered by 9V battery or 12V transformer. Every unit incorporates a peristaltic pump that is compatible with Ethanol, IPA Isopropyl Alcohol – Up to 80% and Alcogel and all models are suitable for use for use with any brand of hand sanitizer at the correct viscosity of up to 3800 cPs. All Stern FUN units are made from high quality Plywood HPL (High Pressure Laminate) with front opening. A 6 liter tank means no constant refilling for low maintenance, since each tank provides enough gel for 6000 uses, making it FUN for the teaching staff too! Stern FUN is the newest addition to our full range of touch free hand sanitizer dispenser stands and pillars that can already be found in supermarkets, hotels, banks, lobbies and many other high traffic public areas around the world.  Our stands and pillars are available in several models from either standard full brass chrome plated or premium Stainless Steel AISI316 material. Customization and branding of the front panel and the colors of the stand itself is also an option, depending on the model, so you can so you can match the stand to your associated colors and add a logo! WIPO Registered Design No. DM/208977. For more details contact your Sales Manager.




June 1, 2020: UL is a global leader in testing, inspection, certification, auditing and validation. The UL Mark is the most accepted Certification Mark in the US and Canada, appearing on 22 billion products annually. UL is dedicated to public safety and the best way for us to show you that with Stern you’re getting safe, properly designed and manufactured products. A product that bears the stamp of UL listing has been tested and verified that it meets UL standards for safety. Stern is proud to announce UL listing for our Hi-Speed Hand Dryers Series that includes Ever touch free electronic hand dryer for deck mounted installations. This high speed, high quality hand dryer with a sleek, vandal resistant design had been manufactured for use in transport facilities, schools, stadiums, sports arenas and public washrooms. Powered by 110V-120/220V-240VAC. This hand dryer will automatically shut off after being used for more than 60 seconds. The Tubular hand dryer is part of the Stern series for wall mounted installations. This hi-speed hand dryer has an easy mounting back plate and is available from either a chrome plated full brass body or Stainless Steel AISI 316. The Tubular hand dryer is also available for concealed installation in dry walls as well as concrete and brick walls. Both models have matching touch free faucets and soap dispensers, which together create the ultimate germ free environment in any public washroom. For more details contact your Sales Manager.

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May 12, 2020: Stern has always been aware of the need to reduce cross contamination in commercial environments and has been creating touch free technology for over three decades. Today, in the face of COVID-19, Stern has brought together its top engineers to make hand sanitizer available in touch free form as we begin to get used to our new reality. Since the outbreak of COVID-19, public places have been the riskiest environments for germ transmission which has placed most of us in lockdown, for varying periods of time, depending on where you are in the world. As we start to move forward and begin to slowly move out of lockdown, countries around the globe face new legislations. Our stand alone or wall mounted touch free hand sanitizer stands are operated by either battery or transformer. They are stylish, hygienic and safe. The wooden cabinet can made with or without a lockable door and the easily refillable 6 liter tanks hold enough gel sanitizer for around 6000 activations, making them extremely cost effective. Stern’s touch free hand sanitizer stands are now appearing all around the world in shopping malls, gas stations, lobbies and schools and can be used with any brand of non-proprietary hand sanitizer of the correct viscosity – up to 3800 cP and compatible with Ethanol, IPA Isopropyl Alcohol – Up to 80% and Alcogel. Ideal for high traffic.

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April 5, 2020: Stern is pleased to announce a brand new line of touch-free, electronic hand sanitizer stands. Operated by either battery or transformer, the stands are sold as complete units, which arrive ready for simple placement at the entrance to high traffic, public areas such as banks, supermarkets, airports, cash/ticket machines and any other public area with a risk of cross contamination. The new automatic hand sanitizer stand by Stern is activated by IR sensor making it totally contactless, helping protect the public from cross contamination and viruses such as COVID-19. Hand sanitizer now plays a key role in public places, slowing the spread of viruses where soap and water may not be available. Stern’s hand sanitizers can be used with any brand of non-proprietary hand sanitizer gel of the correct viscosity. The hand sanitizer gel you’re using needs to have at least 60% alcohol to be effective, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. All Stern hand sanitizer dispenser models are compatible with Ethanol, IPA Isopropyl Alcohol – Up to 80% and Alcogel, making hand sanitizers available with an automatic, touch free dispenser and refillable 1 liter bottle or 6 liter tank. For more information please do not hesitate to contact us.

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 DECEMBER 30, 2019: Stern is pleased to announce the long awaited release of the deck mounted alternative to its wall mounted Quadrat soap dispenser from the Quadrat range. In response to customer demand, the latest Quadrat touch free deck mounted soap dispenser, with its clean, square, modern design, brings the minimalist perfection to commercial bathrooms. By taking minimalism to the maximum with its simple geometric shapes, Stern’s Quadrat automatic soap dispenser instantly creates a sleek, sophisticated look and feel with its clean and contemporary design. Activated by IR sensor, the square shape of the Quadrat soap dispenser makes an instant statement with its bold modern style and completes the square collection of touch free bathroom designs. Stern offers an extensive line matching faucets, soap dispensers and hand dryers in a variety of styles and special finishes. For more information please contact us.

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DECEMBER 04, 2019: BDNY 2019 last month was a great success and gave us the opportunity to showcase our full product range and latest solutions. The number of attendees that joined us at our booth exceeded all of our expectations. Among the products on show was our Csaba Duo in Antique Brass Finish. This is our latest edition deck- mounted, touch free faucet and matching automatic soap dispenser. In addition, attendees could see our Tubular Trio in Satin Gold Finish at the show. This trio is part of our wall-mounted rand and is made up of a touch free faucet, matching automatic soap dispenser and even a matching hi-speed touch free hand dryer. We also showcased various other deck-mounted models in finishes that included Chrome, Matte Black and Stainless Steel AISI316. If you couldn’t make it to New York City this year or simply have feedback that you would like to share or need more information please feel free to contact your sales manager.

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 July 10, 2019: We are pleased to announce the addition of two new team members to our offices in Clifton, New Jersey. Our company is continuously growing in order to achieve its highest level and we are very happy to welcome Adam Binder who joins us as Sales Manager and Kevin Estrella joins us as Order Processing Specialist. We are looking forward to their contributions, together with the rest of the team, for the best and brightest future for Stern. Welcome aboard guys!

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June 4, 2019: Following the successful release of the Csaba touch-free faucet earlier this year, Stern has completed the final design of the matching Csaba touch-free soap dispenser. The first of its kind in our deck mounted range, the brand new Csaba touch-free electronic soap dispenser incorporates a concealed sensor in the spout and can be used with non-proprietary soap for maximum savings. This durable design is perfect for high traffic locations and is easy to install and refill. The Csaba soap dispenser will be released for sale in Q4 2019 and can be ordered as an individual soap dispenser or together with the matching Csaba touch-free faucet. The Csaba duo achieves the ultimate modern look and feel in line with today’s commercial restroom designs.