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More than 1,000 pounds of clothes and linens were recently washed and dried at no charge at the Laundry Land laundromat in the Aragona Village Shopping Center in Virginia Beach, Va. On October 23, Laundry Land hosted a LaundryCares -sponsored free laundry day, which was held in conjunction with the ...
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TLC Tri-State Laundry Companies , based in Valdosta, Ga., has hired industry veteran Art Roy, who will represent that company’s Vended Laundry Division throughout the state of North Carolina. Originally from Cleveland, Roy began his career by selling laundry and ware washing chemicals. He eventually ...
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Registration is now open for Clean 2019 , which will be held on June 20-23 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. The Clean Show is the world’s largest exhibition of equipment, products and services for commercial laundry, drycleaning and textile services. Attendees can see and ...
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TLC Tri-State Laundry Companies has opened a new, state-of-the-art, 101,000-square-foot distribution facility in Valdosta, Ga. The company recently moved from its previous headquarters in Waycross, Ga., which had occupied a series of smaller buildings totaling approximately 15,000 square feet. The ...
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Aaxon Laundry Systems , based in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., recently hosted its 2018 Aaxon Autumn Expo, which drew laundry owners from across the state. Representatives from Huebsch – including Senior Regional Sales Manager Jason Fleck – presented the manufacturer’s newest in products and applications. ...
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Statewide Laundry – with offices in Jacksonville, Tampa, Orlando and Miami – recently completed a three-day series of Laundry Improvement Expos. The company kicked off the 2018 shows on September 18 at an all-new venue, the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Kissimmee, Fla. Statewide ...
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The Coin Laundry Association has announced two new opportunities for its members to become involved – as speakers and sponsors – with the organization’s upcoming CLA Connect LIVE events in 2019. All members are invited to share their expertise and experience with other professionals in the self-service ...
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Teeters Products will hold its annual open house on November 14 at the company’s headquarters in Fletcher, Ohio. This theme of this year’s event is “Taking Your Laundromat to the Next Level” – with a focus on next level product performance, efficiency, engineering, marketing, financing and more. As ...
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Laundry Concepts has named David Gradle the newest member of the company’s sales team. Prior to joining Laundry Concepts, Gradle spent 10 years working for an automatic door company, where he compiled bids utilizing architectural plans, met with prospects, presented to architects and negotiated contracts. ...
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Continental Girbau Inc. has promoted Laurie Kilgore to director of customer experiences. In this newly created position, Kilgore spearheads the development and evaluation of strategic, tactical and operational customer engagement plans, programs and initiatives. In doing so, she leads the organization ...
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Mulberrys Garment Care – providing service to the San Francisco, Dallas and Minneapolis/St. Paul markets – has acquired Laundry Locker , a San Francisco-based laundry and drycleaning company with more than 350 locker locations throughout the Bay Area. According to the company, the acquisition makes ...
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Nearly 100 laundry owners and managers attended Laundry One ’s inaugural open house and service school at the company’s headquarters in Canal Winchester, Ohio. The event featured a presentation by Coin Laundry Association COO Michael Sokolowski, who discussed “Industry Trends: 10 Ways to Increase ...
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EnviroStar Inc. has executed definitive purchase agreements to acquire substantially all of the assets and certain liabilities of Worldwide Laundry Inc. , Miami, and Skyline Equipment Inc. , Houston, using a combination of cash and EVI stock. Worldwide is a distributor of vended and on-premises ...
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PWS recently celebrated a half-century in business with three successful fall shows and a move to a new office and warehouse facility. The distributor’s 50th anniversary was celebrated at all three of its annual fall events. More than 350 laundry owners attended these shows, receiving specials on ...
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EnviroStar, Inc. recently announced that it has executed a definitive merger agreement to acquire all of the outstanding shares of “a prominent distributor of laundry products and a provider of installation and maintenance services to the new and replacement markets of the vended and commercial laundry ...
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Laundrylux has launched a comprehensive disaster relief program for customers impacted by Hurricane Florence. “We know first-hand how destructive a hurricane can be and we want to help,” said Laundrylux CEO John Sabino. “We had employees and customers who lost their homes and businesses and were ...
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Company Rolls Out New Line of Maytag Multi-Load Washers Geared Toward Vended, OPL Markets Whirlpool Corp. Commercial Laundry leadership recently took Maytag Commercial Laundry customers, several Massachusetts government officials and members of the media on a behind-the-scenes tour of the company’s ...
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Marketers at consumer goods giant Unilever are focused on what they’re calling the “chairdrobe.” It’s that heap of lightly worn clothes draped over chairs in more and more bedrooms these days, often crumpling people’s “go-to garments.” It’s a familiar sight in the bedrooms of approximately 60 percent ...
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Campus card vendor CBORD has entered into an exclusive partnership with laundry solutions provider Washlava . The agreement’s intent is to deploy Washlava’s laundry reader and backend system on college campuses across the U.S. “Washlava is an advanced technology that lets users reserve and pay for ...
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Eastern Funding recently hosted two laundromat improvement workshops in Los Angeles and Anaheim. More than 90 industry participants, consisting mainly of laundry owners and prospective investors, spent time discussing various topics impacting the industry, including retools, acquisitions, laundromat ...
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