Features

Laundry and Cleaning News publishes a varied range of features. The popular technical features What Went wrong (drycleaning) and Material Solutions (laundry) appear in each edition as does the column Drycleaners' Trade Secrets. All international editions include a Country Spotlight. Textile Rental Focus appears regularly in UK editions. We report on all the main international exhibitions and on UK conferences.

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Investing in the future
24 August, 2017
As washer-extractor technology continues to progress, manufacturers...
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Green is the colour 24 August, 2017 Clean 2017 was a showcase for sustainable innovation. Kathy Bowry reports on a small selection of what was there with the promise of more to come

Clean highlights 24 August, 2017 In a whistle-stop tour of the Clean Show 2017 ahead of our in-depth coverage scheduled for the September issue, Kathy Bowry picks out some of the highlights of the event

Multi faceted market with a positive outlook 24 August, 2017 Although conveniently lumped together under the Benelux label, the three countries have very different approaches in their textile care set ups, yet all are looking at growth over...

Splashing out on a sustainable alternative 25 July, 2017 Using water rather than the chemicals associated with drycleaning, wetcleaning is said to deliver provide superior results, efficiency and productivity. Tony Vince examines...

TSA’s new chairman expounds on association’s vision 25 July, 2017 Charles Betteridge took over as TSA chairman in March. “Without doubt this is an interesting time to become chairman but hopefully one where, together we can achieve a lot,” he tells...

Flying towards to EN 14065 25 July, 2017 Blue Dragon laundry, predominately serving the private healthcare sector, has achieved EN 14065. Here, managing director William Orford, describes the journey to certification to...

Energetic pursuit of sustainable efficiencies 25 July, 2017 David Aveyard, operations director at Christeyns has a remit to develop sustainable solutions for his commercial laundry clients. He talks to Kathy Bowry about the company’s commitment...

Cautiously optimistic 20 June, 2017 The USA and Canada face broadly similar challenges and both are optimistic about the future of textile care in North America. In USA, a new POTUS promises to boost business and in...

Russia is banking on foreign cash to boost textile care industry 20 June, 2017 The Russian government has plans to attract foreign investment into its laundry and cleaning industry, writes Eugene Gerden

Just a cotton picking moment 20 June, 2017 There has been a recent resurgence in specification of 100% cotton for 4 and 5 star hotels. Richard Neale of LTC Worldwide explores the different laundering requirements for cotton...

Quality and service – the ultimate pairing 20 June, 2017 Our own resident expert Roger Cawood conducts an exclusive masterclass for drycleaners in quality and service, the Holy Grail for better business, exclusively for LCNi readers

Just how good a launderer are you? 17 May, 2017 Richard Neale provides a series of benchmarks to measure the factors that differentiate between rental suppliers in the market place, with some tips which could help move many up...


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