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  • Don’t Sign Your Next Laundry Lease Before Reading What Some of Today’s Owners Have to Share With Regard to Their Own Lease Experiences [This is the first of a two-part series on obtaining the most favorable lease terms for your ...

  • Taking a Look Back at the Industry’s Trade Show and Convention The Clean Show celebrated its 40th anniversary last month in Las Vegas – and more than 12,000 people joined the party. The biennial event was held June 5-8 at the Las ...

  • A Look at the Various Tools Available to Get Out the Word About Your Laundry Business [This is the second of a two-part series on successfully branding a vended laundry business.] In my last article, I discussed the promises ...

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  • How to Raise Your Laundry Business Above and Beyond the Competition You might assume – understandably so – that most customers select a specific laundry based essentially upon location, vend prices and hours of operation. But that ...

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  • Tide Tests the Waters of Chicago’s Wash-Dry-Fold Market A few months ago, Proctor & Gamble decided to expand its Tide brand to include a retail, wash-dry-fold model. Using the successful Tide Dry Cleaners franchises as an example ...

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  • Your lease can make or break your business, and that is especially true in the case of a laundromat. This is because, in most cases, a laundry business will last only as long as its lease. Leases are complicated, legalese-laden documents – typically at least 10 or more pages in length. In some cases, ...

  • Thank you for the continuing privilege of serving you as the chair of the Coin Laundry Association’s Board of Directors. Here we are at mid-year – our financial results for the first two quarters are in… and summer is upon us. The reports are in from Minding Your Business, the consultants hired late ...

  • "Let’s go invent tomorrow instead of worrying about what happened yesterday." – Steve Jobs Of course, the industry’s largest biennial gathering is coming to Las Vegas next month. But, you would be forgiven for mistaking the acres of new equipment, products and services for a mini Silicon Valley ...

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