National retail giant launches self-service laundry ‘concept store’
Also, accommodating a high-volume drop-off business
An interview with Minnesota laundry owner Jeff Gardner
What laundry owners should know about today’s commercial real estate market
A look at the unique psychological qualities of highly successful entrepreneurs
Oregon laundry reinvents itself as eco-friendly option
An interview with Massachusetts multi-store owner Jim Whitmore
Also, chemical injection and high-speed washers
Is it still a viable option in 2010?
Transforming a vacant, early 1900s-era building into a modern, efficient self-service laundry
Plus, air conditioning vs. swamp coolers, fire restoration, more...
Understanding the generational differences that shape your clients can lead to more effective marketing and advertising
An interview with Service Laundry Machinery President – and CLA Chairman-Elect – Bill Gilbert
For this mom and high school teacher, the coin laundry business fits her lifestyle perfectly
A look at the laundry industry’s shifting marketplace
An interview with Illinois laundry owner and ILCLA President Karl Keefer
Ineffective dryers, smoke-damaged clothing, more…
Mail-order entrepreneur diversifies with thriving upstate New York laundry business
A look at some laundry owners who are thriving despite the current economy
Cleaning cruddy coins, battling mildew odors and more...
The author recalls the best ‘worst job’ he ever had – and how it led to his future business success
How a veteran multi-store owner turned a failed South Carolina laundry into a successful business
An interview with multi-store laundry owner and CLA affiliate president Daryl Johnson
A look at water supplies and rates in the coming months and years
Overcoming 'over-sudsing,' slippery ceramic tile and more...
Retail developer opens 7,000-square-foot mega-store
How has the struggling economy impacted the self-service laundry industry?
A struggling economy defines an eventful year for the self-service laundry industry
Getting customers to pay up, removing lipstick stains and more...
Atlanta laundry owner enjoying ‘retirement’