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Free facemasks for UKFT members
02 June, 2020
UKUKFT members and manufacturers can apply for 50 free face masks per...
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Segregating safely on the ironer line courtesy of A R Materials Handling
Tuesday, June 02, 2020 by UKA R Materials Handling has designed and developed segregation screens to keep workers safe on ironer lines as businesses start getting back on stream.

1 metre distancing could pave way for hospitality to unlock
Tuesday, June 02, 2020 by UK/INTERNATIONALAn article published in The Lancet on 1 June* analyses the most comprehensive study to date to describe optimal physical distancing, face mask use, and eye protection...

Fishers’ Perth site falls victim to Covid-19 closure with up to 84 redundancies
Monday, June 01, 2020 by UKFishers has confirmed its Perth laundry will close with immediate effect with a toll of up to 84 redundancies, said a report in the Scotland's Daily Record on Friday, 29 May

London launderette goes contactless with new web app
Friday, May 29, 2020 by UKAn environmentally focused launderette in King’s Cross has launched a brand new web app in an effort to not only avoid going under but also to innovate the age-old launderette...

JSG to raise £85 million as hospitality revenue takes hit from Covid-19
Friday, May 29, 2020 by UKRuncorn-based textiles services giant Johnson Service Group plc (JSG) today released details of its plans to raise approximately £85m gross by placing shares at a discount as...

App allows textile care operatives to offer easy kerbside pick-up/drop off
Thursday, May 28, 2020 by INTERNATIONALCleanCloud is introducing what is says is an industry first to the drycleaning and laundry world: contactless orders. With this new offering, the thousands of drycleaners...

Touchless payment for vended laundry rooms limits contact with Covid-19
Thursday, May 28, 2020 by USAPayRange, the leading network for everyday purchases, has been selected by Fowler Laundry Solutions to upgrade its machines with touchless payment via the PayRange app. As the...

TSA: Driving for hospitality status for hospitality laundries
Thursday, May 28, 2020 by UKFollowing various webinars and consultation with operators in the sector, the Textile Services Association (TSA) has issued a bulletin containing all the information regarding...

Christeyns spreads a little kindness in Mental Health Awareness Week
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 by UKCovid-19 is a stressful time for many so Mental Health Awareness Week was an opportunity for all of us to raise awareness of mental health issues and advocate against social...

CINET platform disseminates Covid-19 advice globally
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 by INTERNATIONALAt the start of the Covis-19 pandemic, CINET created an international open-platform of co-operation, research and knowledge to share globally with members and partners on...

Ideal Manufacturing looks to the future in the ‘new normal’
Thursday, May 21, 2020 by UKLike many companies up and down the land, Ideal Manufacturing is looking to the future and what the Government refers to as the ‘new normal’. “However,” said Ideal managing...

Laundry solution launches for small businesses with high laundry load demands
Thursday, May 21, 2020 by UKElectrolux Professional has unveiled its latest laundry solution for small business with high laundry load demands up to 12kg, the myPROXL range of washers and dryers.

Inwatec invites textile care professionals to view its Virtual Laundrynerds’ expert session on its advanced stack storage and pack-out system
Thursday, May 21, 2020 by INTERNATIONALSelf-styled ‘laundrynerds’ (they live and breathe technologically advanced laundry solutions) Inwatec’s first live-streamed expert session including a live Q&A about...

CanDo can do industrially washable face masks
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 by UKAmid the COVID-19 outbreak, Swansea commercial laundry CanDo Laundry Services is now manufacturing face masks for businesses and individuals looking to get back to work.The...

TRSA annual conference to stage in in October
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 by USATRSA will host its 107th Annual Conference 20-22 October at The Westin Alexandria in historic Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. Old Town Alexandria is the perfect backdrop for...

TSA calls for smaller independents to sign up
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 by UKDavid Stevens, CEO of the Textile Services Association (TSA) is encouraging smaller independent laundries to sign up with the association as the industry gets to grips with the...

Texcare International 2020 postponed to end of 2021
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 by INTERNATIONALUPDATED STORYMesse Frankfurt has announced that Texcare International will now appear next year and be held from 27 November to 1 December 2021.

Move up to limitless hot water on demand
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 by UKRinnai continuous flow hot water delivery units and systems can offer unlimited amounts of hot water for hand washing and hygiene in all healthcare operations and associated sites.

SafeGroup launches Back to Business Covid-19 disinfection and testing
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 by UKSafeGroup, the independent emergency soft FM service provider, has launched a Covid-19 disinfection and testing service to support businesses as they seek to return to work safely...

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