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Industry News

The Coin Laundry Association’s LaundryCares Foundation has teamed up with two other national non-profit groups – the Clinton Foundation’s Too Small to Fail initiative and Libraries Without Borders – to launch a new Laundry & Literacy Coalition. This new alliance was formed as a collaborative ...
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Mountain Electronics , an electronics repair company for the commercial laundry industry, recently moved and expanded its repair operations in western North Carolina to a newly remodeled, 10,000-square-foot facility in Burnsville, N.C. The company received a $25,000 “Building Reuse Grant” from the ...
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It’s a Win-Win: New Deal to Create Enhanced Industry Event, While Building a Stronger Trade Association The Clean Show Executive Committee has announced that it has finalized a deal to sell the biennial industry event to Messe Frankfurt , the largest trade show and event organizer in the world. ...
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Aaxon Laundry Systems , based in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., teamed up with Huebsch factory representatives for a two-day sales “blitz” this past July. The five-person team visited a number of vended laundries in south Florida, meeting with store owners and offering special pricing and exclusive financing. ...
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Oshkosh Express Laundry Center , located in Oshkosh, Wis., recently presented a check for $2,417 to the Aurora Health Care Foundation’s Oshkosh Pink Possible Breast Health Fund . The Pink Possible campaign, held throughout October each year, engages local businesses to raise money for Aurora Cancer ...
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Continental Girbau West , based in Santa Fe Springs, Calif., has hired Sergio Lomeli as the company’s parts and warehouse assistant. In his new role, Lomeli will juggle multiple duties – including parts order processing, daily communication with customers, inventory stocking and organization, warehouse ...
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Four public schools in Richmond, Va., have received a grant from the Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation to install laundry facilities inside their schools. Richmond Alternative High School, John Marshall High School, Swansboro Elementary School and Summer Hill Preschool Center, were among 42 ...
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On election day, Democrats took a bite into the state legislative dominance that Republicans have enjoyed for much of the last decade. After being relegated to minority party status and hamstrung by supermajority fiscal policy requirements, liberal lawmakers in certain states now have the ability to ...
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EnviroStar Inc. , headquartered in Miami, recently announced that it has completed its merger with Lucken Inc., the parent company of Washington Automated Inc. WAI is a Washington-based distributor of commercial and vended laundry products and a provider of related installation and maintenance services ...
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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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