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    They make lots of things to deal with this problem. You're not the first to have a ceiling leak.  Google leak diverters. https://www.grainger.com/category/leak-diverters/spill-control-supplies/safety/ecatalog/N-k4u ------------------------------ ...

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    I have 10 of  ADC dryer 236 ( 20 pocket) All still working  . Dimension  W 29  deep 50 HI 75 Let me know if you are interested. $900/dryer Please e-mail with  questions or text 704- 685-6287 ------------------------------ GENEVIEVE FARROW ...

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    As many have seen in the past I am not shy about posting concerns from my stores to Facebook. I have looked at many types of marketing methods and all of the steps involved in them to get people to buy into you and your product. Now I understand this ...

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    Does anyone have specific strategy for winning/finding new commercial accounts? The answer will vary from laundry owner to laundry owner as some people have really found success in specific niche markets that they've learned to cater to.  Part of ...

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    RE: POS SYSTEM

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    Total Solution = POS + Routes + WDF + Customer Marketing + Customer On Demand App + Social Media Integration  = LIBERTY COMPUTER SYSTEMS....... www.libertycomputers.com ------------------------------ Lenny Gershater Potential Investor Fort Lauderdale ...

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    RE: Marketing Budget

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    On the other hand, you cannot tie your marketing directly to customer acquisition.  Or can you as Paulie B mentioned?  Paulie is acquiring 3 new customers a day or roughly 1K per year.  That is very impressive. I can show a similar graph for my WDF business ...

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    Guys, Sounds like an oxymoron - the value of a good competitor.  How can your competitor be "good"?  How can your competitor provide "value" for you? Let's start by examining what I mean by a "good" competitor.  A good competitor is one that provides ...

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    Does anybody out there have a survey form that has helped them to discovery want your customers want in your laundry. Allan the laundry thedirtycomeclean.com 441 Brockway Avenue Morgantown WV, 2

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    Can you message me at wtcoinlaundry@gmail.com with details on pricing.  Thanks, Anna ------------------------------ ANNA DAVIES Store Owner/ Employee AMD WASHTIME Palm Desert CA ------------------------------

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    Aaron,      I couldn't agree more. With all due respect, the people saying they "don't need to do marketing" don't really have any way to quantify that thought. In other words, you don't know how much business you're losing by not marketing. On the other ...

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    They are 2006. The model# st030nbcb2g2q01 ------Original Message------ Hi, What model year are these machines? Thank you. ------------------------------ Abu Sufian Potential Investor Bronx NY --------------------------

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    This thread should be pinned.  Excellent, very real comments & tips here.    Very good Daniel. We share / have some similar views.  I get, agree, & applaud your comments regarding the rest of the rewards although not monetary.    I've lived my life ...

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    Hi, What model year are these machines? Thank you. ------------------------------ Abu Sufian Potential Investor Bronx NY ------------------------------

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    This is a great thread! I KNOW this applies to anything in life that has the potential for great rewards and the risk of total failure.  Nothing worth achieving is easy. There's no free lunch and there's no such thing as an ABSENTEE BUSINESS!!!! If anyone ...

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    We consistently spend $1,500 a month on a variety of Internet advertising.  Mainly Google advertising and a little bit of Facebook and Instagram.  I've already spent time ensuring our listings are claimed, monitored, and updated across the Internet to ...

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    Hi everyone,      We use Springboard software and I couldn't be happier with it. It couldn't be anymore comprehensive. It is cloud based, which is very nice in a lot of ways as well. Additionally, while the software is great in its own right, the team ...

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    RE: Marketing Budget

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    10% of revenue ?!?!?!    So a $200k / yr mat should be blowing some $20k a year on marketing, year-in and year-out?  This seems extremely high. ------------------------------ R Anderson Store Owner/ Employee Camarillo CA ------------------------------

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    RE: POS SYSTEM

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    I purchased the Clover system for both locations and going a little over a year now and it's amazing. Being able to check my sales, employee time report and overall everything on an app at any time, it's the best. ------------------------------ Omer ...

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    I agree with both Chris & Timothy, Poke a hole in the tile so the water can drip out (maybe even string some wire across the bottom of the tile to stop the saturated tile from dropping. Then email your LL with photos so you have a documented record ...

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    Juan & Curt, Thanks for seeing what I'm saying, and bringing this very important factor for success even further. Obviously, you have personally experienced the ups and downs, the joys and sorrows of being competitive. I think that if a newbie is truly ...

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    Does anyone have specific strategy for winning/finding new commercial accounts? Did you develop a sales pitch? Did you mail/go to all perspective businesses/organizations in a certain mile radius? Do you have one pricing model for all or catered to ...

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    That's is correct.  Wise words indeed.  Of course it's easier said than done.  There's a difference between wanting to have the right attitude and being able to flawlessly execute.  Not everyone can do it especially when all of the stakeholders whether ...

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    Just a fact. The experience shared above took many years to acquire. It is priceless.  And people come on here all the time and share what took them a lifetime to learn. I might add what a pretty smart person said. "Never ever quit, never give up" ------------------------------ ...

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    Yes! Excellent point Paulie! Well stated.  That is basically it in a nutshell.  It's so easy yet so difficult to do sometimes.  I'm sure that almost all owners go in with that thought process or concept in mind.  The troubles begin & can quickly start ...

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    RE: POS SYSTEM

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    I have been using the washdryfoldpos.com system for about 7 months now and love it.  Very easy to learn.  I use it for my drop off, dry cleaning and delivery service. ------------------------------ Bobbi Calderon Store Owner/ Employee Council Bluffs ...

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