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December 2018

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Elis agrees acquisition of Curantex
14 December 2018 Elis, an international multi-service provider, offering textile, hygiene...

Dr Philip Wright steps down as CEO of the TSA
13 December 2018 After two and a half years, Philip Wright has decided to step down from...

Free energy bill check for UKFT members
13 December 2018 Members of the UK Fashion & Textile Association can benefit from a...

CLEAN invests a further £200k in its Yeovil laundry
12 December 2018 Leading linen and laundry service provider CLEAN has invested a further...

Elis leads industrial sector into open water market
11 December 2018 Elis (formerly Berendsen) has been granted a licence to self-supply water...

Northwest Healthcare is recertified Clean Green
11 December 2018 The Textile Rental Association (TRSA) has recertified Northwest...

UKFT to take over management of Textiles Scotland
11 December 2018 The UK Fashion and Textile Association (UKFT) will take over the...

Christmas book review – Sock Story
11 December 2018 If you are a fan of Ideal Manufacturing’s quirky cartoon graphics you have...

Hohenstein opens lab
10 December 2018 With the opening of a textile testing laboratory in Gurugram, India,...

Reusable textiles key to go green in the operating theatre
10 December 2018 Surgical drapes and tapes are textile products used in operating...

VDMA welcomes Messe Frankfurt’s Clean Show deal
10 December 2018 Elgar Straub, managing director of VDMA Textile Care, Fabric and...

Clean Show sold to Messe Frankfurt
06 December 2018 Messe Frankfurt, the international trade fair, congress and event...

TRSA Healthcare Conference addresses market trends
06 December 2018 Nearly 200 linen, uniform and facility services executives recently...

Elis completes acquisition of Lavanderias Triton
05 December 2018 Elis, the international multi-service provider, offering textile, hygiene...

Datamars unveils latest UHF RFID system
04 December 2018 Datamars, the global supplier of high performance laundry...

Angelica achieves 23 HCH laundry certifications
04 December 2018 Angelica, one of the nation’s largest healthcare linen providers, now has...

Healthcare CEOs review threats, trends and opportunities
03 December 2018 The TRSA CEO/Executive Roundtable was held prior to TRSA’s seventh...

November 2018

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Healthcare Linen Alliance expands business development team
30 November 2018 The Healthcare Linen Alliance announced in November that industry...

UMF Corp teams with Logan¹s Linens to deliver infection prevention products to hospitals
30 November 2018 UMF Corporation, a leader in the research and development of...

Oak Lodge ensures infection control standards through effective laundry practices
29 November 2018 Norovirus and the flu are just two of the common disease outbreaks that...

UK to maintain European standards position
29 November 2018 The General Assemblies of the European Standards Organisations CEN...

Apex invests in laundry expansion
27 November 2018 Apex Facilities, the hotel-owned UK laundry, is branching out to secure...

Girbau adds new model to ED dryers range
27 November 2018 Girbau has added a new high capacity model to its energy efficient ED...

Mayor opens Armstrong’s new head office
23 November 2018 The Mayor of Newbury, Cllr Margo Payne, officially opened...

Guild announces 2019 conference date
23 November 2018 The Guild of Cleaners and Launderers is holding its Conference and...

Johnsons Apparelmaster scoops top HR industry award
23 November 2018 At the prestigious Personnel Today Awards 2018, held this month at...

Bubbles finalists in Northamptonshire Business Awards
23 November 2018 Independent launderette, Bubbles Laundromat celebrated being a finalist...

Expo interest in SoCom app and web solutions
20 November 2018 SoCom, the software specialist for the textile care industry,...

TSA appoints Giorgio as head of membership
20 November 2018 Giorgio De Faveri has joined the Textile Services Association as its...

CLEAN rewards its origami art winners
15 November 2018 Leading hospitality laundry provider CLEAN has revealed the winner of...

Mission supports Breast Cancer Awareness
15 November 2018 For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Mission Linen Supply, a leading...

Armstrong moves to larger premises
14 November 2018 Armstrong Commercial Laundry Systems has moved in to new, much...

Mitre Linen honours Room Attendants of the Year
14 November 2018 With six amazing finalists to choose from, selecting a winner and a runner...

Jensen to host travelling scholarships 2019
14 November 2018 The Worshipful Company of Launderers has announced that the 2019...

Linda McCurdy named HLAC President-Elect
14 November 2018 The Board of Directors of the Healthcare Laundry Accreditation (HLAC)...

Florida Linen Rockledge earns HCH certification
14 November 2018 Florida Linen Services has received the Textile Rental Services...

Worshipful Company of Launderers put best feet forward in the Lord Mayor's Parade
13 November 2018 UKWell-known industry faces representing the Worshipful Company of...

WSI picks up award for its commitment to environmental stewardship
12 November 2018 USAThe State of Ohio EPA announced last week that it has recognised...

Quick-fix drainage membranes come on stream from Maxi-Press
12 November 2018 BENELUXMaxi-Press has introduced the Easyfix drainage membrane with...

War is a dirty business
11 November 2018 Our regular contributor Howard Bradley pays tribute on Armistice Day with...

TSA raises profile of textile services in the House of Commons
09 November 2018 The TSA hosted an event at the Palace of Westminster with backing of...

ExpoDetergo: Girbau innovation is revolutionising laundering
08 November 2018 ITALY/INTERNATIONALGirbau’s stand at ExpoDetergo 2018, offered...

Californian textile service provider on a mission to be green
08 November 2018 USAMission Linen Supply, a leading provider of linens, uniforms,...

Conference offers a road map for green logistics
08 November 2018 Tickets are on sale for The National Green Mobility Conference (NGMC)...

ExpoDetergo: New washer feature excites visitors to the Stahl stand
06 November 2018 ExpoDetergo saw Stahl launching a unique feature that customers had...

Miele survey highlights the importance of customer-engaging housekeepers
05 November 2018 Although hotel housekeepers work behind the scenes, a survey from...

HLAC: Unlikely C. difficile spores can survive CDC-guided healthcare wash process
03 November 2018 USAThe Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) said last week...

ExpoDetergo attracts record number of international visitors
02 November 2018 INTERNATIONAL/ITALY20,756 visitors from 113 countries attended...

Growing up and moving on
02 November 2018 For any drycleaner starting out, developing a regular clientele is always...

Whirlpool Corporation launches Maytag Multi-Load washer
01 November 2018 The company has raised the bar with $35 million investment resulting...

October 2018

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Electrolux unveils new line 6000 dryer at its Ljungby plant
30 October 2018 In September Electrolux unveiled its new Line 6000 dryers at its Center...

LCN Awards 2018 – What a great night it was!
29 October 2018 A video of the Rolls-Royce of textile care awards, the LCN Awards, is...

Multibrand eyes growth in social housing sector with Miele
29 October 2018 West-Midlands based, Multibrand Services is celebrating 20 years of...

Elis reports third quarter revenue rise
29 October 2018 Elis, the leading multi-service provider of textile, hygiene and...

EXPO Laundry 2019 programme is published
26 October 2018 The organisers of the sixth EXPO CLEAN & EXPO LAUNDRY 2019 have...

Mueller rejoins Lavatec as VP of Engineering
26 October 2018 Eric Mueller has returned to Lavatec Laundry Technology as vice president...

ARCO/Murray completes Texas plant for Alsco
25 October 2018 ARCO/Murray recently completed construction of a 96,000...

Company culture is theme of ABC affiliates meeting
25 October 2018 The theme of the America’s Best Cleaners (ABC) highly anticipated...

TRSA says UK study on C. difficile is “unnecessarily alarming”
25 October 2018 The Textile Rental Services Association said that a study published...

VClean Life looks to expand its network
24 October 2018 VClean Life, the drop-and-go clothes cleaning vending service, is...

ExpoDetergo: CINET presents its GBPAP18 Awards
24 October 2018 In front of around 300 fellow PTC professionals, winners in the CINET...

Get your napkins in a twist!
23 October 2018 Leading hospitality laundry provider CLEAN has launched a competition...

ALM addresses concerns for healthcare wash
23 October 2018 In an attempt to help clarify the difference in U.S. practice from that of...

Peter’s Cleaners wins two business awards
23 October 2018 Peters’ Cleaners in Stamford won the award for Best Independent Retailer...

SATRA reports growth in PPE work
23 October 2018 SATRA Technology Europe, an Irish Notified Body based close to Dublin,...

Chinese association visits Bates laundry
23 October 2018 The Guild of Cleaners and Launderers was proud to welcome representatives...

Christeyns acquires Clover Chemicals
22 October 2018 International chemicals manufacturer Christeyns, whose UK headquarters...

ExpoDetergo: ThermoTex boxes clever with RFID
22 October 2018 On the ThermoTex stand (Hall 1, Stand U 11) at ExpoDetergo 2018,...

ExpoDetergo: Domus plug and play all-in-one launderette or OPL solution
20 October 2018 Simple solutions are very much in demand and Onnera’s Domus brand has come...

ExpoDetergo: Lapauw and Montanari join forces 
20 October 2018 The first day of ExpoDetergo saw Lapauw announce a strategic partnership...

Looking forward to Milan
18 October 2018 LCNi editor Kathy Bowry, along with publishing director and sales...

Kilgore promoted to Continental’s director of customer experiences
18 October 2018 Continental Girbau (Continental) has promoted Laurie Kilgore to director...

Inauguration of Micronclean cleanroom laundry
17 October 2018 Micronclean, the privately-owned UK laundry company, has announced...

CLEAN chief people officer wins Women in Business award
17 October 2018 CLEAN chief people officer Sarah Cooper has won a top award at the Women...

Detecting foreign elements in laundry
16 October 2018 Dive deeper into the topic of the detection of foreign elements in...

Stahl introduces flexible program changes
16 October 2018 Stahl Laundry Machines has announced that it has introduced a new feature...

Whitsters Club wants to hear from you
16 October 2018 Launderers and drycleaners in the UK who would like to get together to...

Electrolux launches Line 6000 Dryers
16 October 2018 Electrolux Professional has launched its range of Line 6000 Dryers....

Showcasing textile services projects
15 October 2018 The European Textile Services Association (ETSA) and Assosistema (the...

Tintolav launches wet clean range
15 October 2018 Tintolav, the supplier of chemicals and accessories for the laundry...

TRSA unveils job-analysis report
15 October 2018 Dr. Pamela Ing Stemmer, senior psychometrician, PSI Services,...

LCN Awards 2018 – the winners announced
12 October 2018 The LCN Awards 2018 rewarded the hard work and dedication of the...

Twelve Trees opts for Miele washers
12 October 2018 Care provider Twelve Trees recently installed two PW 6080 washing...

Pincroft named official European printer for MultiCam
12 October 2018 Pincroft, the dyeing and printing arm of Carrington Textiles has been...

University laundry merger broken up by CMA
11 October 2018 The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has decided that JLA must...

TRSA benchmarking study available
11 October 2018 The Textile Rental Services Association (TRSA) recently unveiled the...

TSA responds to Home Secretary on Immigration Report
11 October 2018 The Textile Services Association has written to the Home Secretary...

Girbau team hits the road
10 October 2018 Girbau UK’s laundry consultants have a busy couple of months lined up as...

Wet cleaning weekend in Belfast
10 October 2018 In partnership with William Clements (Chemicals) Ltd and National...

Klopman creates degree award
10 October 2018 Klopman, the manufacturer of fabrics for workwear, has launched,...

European members join board of VDMA Textile Care, Fabric and Leather Technologies
09 October 2018 Sales in the textile care, fabric and leather technologies sector rose...

America’s Best Cleaners celebrates Sankosha’s 40th
09 October 2018 Christopher White, executive director of America’s Best Cleaners (ABC)...

Fulton VSRT boiler warranty
09 October 2018 The VSRT from Fulton – the company’s all-new vertical spiral-rib...

ACSI Household Appliance and Electronics Report 2018
08 October 2018 Customer satisfaction is a driving force that impacts the financial...

Voltea moves to larger headquarters
08 October 2018 Voltea, the global leader in membrane capacitive deionization (CapDI)...

Standing ovation for Ken Cupitt at 2018 LCN awards
04 October 2018 The 2018 LCN Lifetime Achievement Award went to Ken Cupitt, FGCL, Chairman...

Elite and Richmond win LCN Best Independent titles
03 October 2018 Richmond Laundries received the Best Independent – Laundry title at the...

Industry’s top entrepreneurs applauded at LCN 2018 Awards
03 October 2018 Wayne Retallack of South West Laundry won the Best Entrepreneur -...

LCN Awards 2018 – Congratulations to all our winners
03 October 2018 A big thank-you to everyone who attended the LCN Awards 2018 – once again,...

WSP 25 years a great success
03 October 2018 WSP Systems, the Netherlands-based specialist in logistics solutions...

Utah laundry becomes a diversity leader
03 October 2018 Intermountain Healthcare’s Central Laundry is approaching 40 years as...

Christeyns installs electric car charging points
01 October 2018 Bradford based chemicals manufacturer Christeyns is ensuring its visitors...

Door to Door Cleaners win CCA’s top award
01 October 2018 Door to Door Cleaners in Los Angeles, an affiliate of America’s Best...

GBPA Lifetime award for Martin Kannegiesser
01 October 2018 The International Pre – Selection Jury of the CINET Global Best...

Reducing water costs
01 October 2018 Since April 2017 the water market in England has been open for...

September 2018

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TSA drycleaning membership and advice moves to UKFT
26 September 2018 The board of Textile Services Association (TSA) has agreed to transfer...

White Conveyors announces passing of company chairman
26 September 2018 White Conveyors has announced that Bernard S. Speckhart, the...

Leonard Automatics appoints Watson as president
26 September 2018 Leonard Automatics has appointed Greg Watson to the role of president...

Florence relief support from Laundrylux
26 September 2018 Laundrylux has launched a comprehensive disaster relief program for...

Migration report on TSA site
25 September 2018 The Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) report published can be found on...

Global laundry market report
25 September 2018 The Global Laundry Facilities & Dry-Cleaning Services Market Size, Status...

HCH certification for Unitex's Newburgh plant
24 September 2018 Unitex Textile Rental Services’ Newburgh, New York laundry has received...

Providing effective infection control for veterinary centre
24 September 2018 Cardiology, dermatology and orthopaedic surgery are just some of the...

Strong response to infection control series
21 September 2018 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) said that the...

Xeros signs contract with leading tannery
21 September 2018 Xeros Technology Group, the developer and provider of water...

It’s time to reveal the LCN Awards 2018 shortlist
20 September 2018 We are extremely proud to reveal the shortlist for the LCN Awards...

Automatic solution for hospital laundry
20 September 2018 A new plant with an increased focus on effective automation solutions...

Industry Roundtable: Healthcare Laundry
20 September 2018 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) and the Textile...

Essential gets tough on cross infection prevention
20 September 2018 Eradicating potentially harmful bugs such as C.diff, MRSA and Norovirus...

CWS-boco issues sustainability report
19 September 2018 The CWS-boco Group, one of the world’s leading providers of textile...

Guests tour Whirlpool’s Fall River facility
18 September 2018 Several Massachusetts elected officials along with key Whirlpool...

Speed Check upgrades HSI monorail controls
18 September 2018 Speed Check Conveyor, a member of the White Conveyors family of...

Synthetic textiles to blame for “35% of microplastics released into oceans”
14 September 2018 Each time an item of clothing is washed, up to 700,000 microscopic...

Xeros reports growth in income
14 September 2018 Xeros Technology Group has increased its income and reduced EBITDA losses...

New York State adds Sensene to list of approved solvents
14 September 2018 The New York State Department of Environmental Protection (NYSDEC) has...

CLA releases third quarter report
14 September 2018 The Coin Laundry Association’s ITR Quarterly Economic Report for Q3...

Tyler awarded Veterans Affairs Lifetime Achievement award
12 September 2018 Ken Tyler, VP government operations for Encompass Group was awarded...

Ecotex continues commitment to sustainability
12 September 2018 The Textile Rental Association (TRSA) has recertified Ecotex Healthcare...

Girbau adds washer to HS 6 Series
11 September 2018 Girbau has expanded its HS 6 Series of washer extractors with the launch of...

Children’s clothing that’s trendy and sustainable
11 September 2018 According to the findings of the international OEKO-TEX consumer study...

New role for Kannegiesser UK’s Morley
07 September 2018 Kannegiesser UK has named Dr Paul Morley as the new director of...

Chemicals specialist grows apprentice numbers
07 September 2018 Christeyns, the Bradford-based manufacturer and supplier of detergents...

JSG acquires South West Laundry
04 September 2018 Johnson Service Group (JSG) has announced the acquisition on 31 August...

Premium hotels to use Xeros technology
04 September 2018 Xeros Technology Group, the UK-headquartered technology business...

Fulton training achieves CPD certification
03 September 2018 Having introduced its City & Guilds accredited training courses four...

Economy laundry recertifies for Hygienically Clean Healthcare
03 September 2018 Economy Towel & Linen’s Dayton, Ohio laundry has been re-certified...

LCN AWARDS 2018 Table sales now open
03 September 2018 Sponsored by HJ Weir, Ideal Manufacturing, Tonrose and Bryant Plastics,...

August 2018

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Messe Frankfurt appoints group show director
31 August 2018 Kerstin Horaczek (pictured) has been appointed group show director of...

Carrington Textiles exhibits multipurpose fabrics at Techtextil
31 August 2018 Carrington Textiles makes its first appearance at Techtextil in...

TRSA launches new podcast episodes
30 August 2018 The Textile Rental Services Association has released the first three...

EnviroStar to acquire Industrial Laundry Services
30 August 2018 EnviroStar announced on 6 August that it executed a definitive...

Encore Textile Services acquires Emerald
30 August 2018 Encore Textile Services, a portfolio company of Los Angeles-based...

Ellis partnership is “game changer”
30 August 2018 Ellis Corporation has described its recent partnership with Aqua Engineers...

Doritex earns TRSA food safety certification
29 August 2018 Industrial launderer Doritex Corp. of Alden, New York has earned the...

Register now for IDC Convention
29 August 2018 There’s still time for delegates to register for the...

The Future of Textile Services: TS in 2035
24 August 2018 The future of textile services is the theme of the Textile...

JSG appoints non-executive director
24 August 2018 Johnson Service Group has appointed Christopher Francis Girling to the...

TRSA Healthcare conference examines market trends
22 August 2018 The Textile Rental Services Association’s seventh annual...

Faultless Linen opens new plant
22 August 2018 Faultless Healthcare Linen opened its new,...

Johnsons Apparelmaster recognised in personnel awards
20 August 2018 Johnsons Apparelmaster has been recognised in the prestigious Personnel...

Medico achieves hygiene certification
20 August 2018 Medico Professional Linen Service, a division of family-owned and...

Jensen reports revenue rise
17 August 2018 The Jensen-Group has reported an increase in revenue for the first six...

JLA Group acquires heating specialist
17 August 2018 The JLA Group has announced the acquisition of William Whitfield Limited,...

Sunrise and Gracewell reappoint Girbau as preferred laundry partner
16 August 2018 Sunrise Senior Living and Gracewell Healthcare have reappointed Girbau...

Booking ahead to Expo Laundry 2019
16 August 2018 Organisers of the sixth EXPO CLEAN & EXPO LAUNDRY 2019 report that more...

Southwest Drycleaners Association announces board of directors meeting
16 August 2018 The Southwest Drycleaners Association (SDA) announces it will be holding...

Fresh ideas at TRSA Napa conference
16 August 2018 Leaders in the linen, uniform and facility services industry will...

Hospitality hygiene important for consumers, says report
16 August 2018 New research commissioned by Procter & Gamble Professional released...

Gateshead Johnsons Apparelmaster provides ‘safe space’ for young carers
14 August 2018 There are so many ways that UK laundry sector businesses are supporting...

UniFirst food safety certifications reach 40
14 August 2018 With eight more laundries earning the Textile Rental Services...

Washing Systems (WSI) partners with Kao
13 August 2018 Kao Corporation, a global leader in innovative cleaning applications...

Competition concerns over university laundry merger
13 August 2018 The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has provisionally found...

Launch of online dressmaking partnership
09 August 2018 Clothes Doctor and Flair Atelier have announced a collaborative...

Looking ahead to TRSA Production Summit
09 August 2018 The Textile Rental Service Association’s twice-yearly Production Summit...

CLA launches Connect LIVE
09 August 2018 The Coin Laundry Association (CLA) is launching CLA Connect LIVE to...

Elis partners with Waterscan
07 August 2018 Global textile, hygiene and facility services giant Elis (formerly...

Expanding into drycleaning
07 August 2018 Worcestershire businesswoman Sue Guise-Teeling and her business partners,...

CLEAN further reduces plastic use
07 August 2018 Hospitality laundry provider CLEAN is saving the equivalent weight of...

Marketing business finds new home
07 August 2018 BeCreative360, a company specialising in marketing for the...

Selwyn celebrates 40 years in the laundry business
06 August 2018 Just as LCN’s UK edition for August went to press, we were delighted to...

Micronclean wins British Steel supplier award
06 August 2018 Privately owned laundry company Micronclean has won the Best New...

Crescent certified Clean Green
06 August 2018 The Textile Rental Association (TRSA) has certified Crescent Laundry,...

Girbau introduces new DRBS feeder
02 August 2018 Girbau has expanded its range of feeders with the launch of the compact...

Electrolux introduces myPRO steam ironer
01 August 2018 Electrolux Professional has launched a new steam ironer to complement...

Xeros ships washers to Cape Province
01 August 2018 Xeros Technology Group, the UK-based developer and provider of water...

CLEAN invests in sites and launches linen range
01 August 2018 Leading laundry supplier CLEAN has invested in equipment at its sites...

July 2018

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Increase in Notified Body work due to new PPE Regulation
31 July 2018 The introduction of EU PPE Regulation 2016/425 has seen a huge leap in...

TRSA plans laundry tour
31 July 2018 The Textile Rental Services Association of America (TRSA) has...

Enter the Dragons!
30 July 2018 Staff from chemicals manufacturer Christeyns supported Bradford’s Dragon...

ZHDC recognises Eco Passport
30 July 2018 The Eco-Passport certification standard from Oeko-Tex has been accepted...

Fishers opens new Cupar head office
27 July 2018 Fishers Laundry Group has underlined its commitment to its home town of...

CG West to hold OPL service school
27 July 2018 Continental Girbau West (CG West) will hold an on-premise laundry...

Elis announces acquisition of Kings Laundry
26 July 2018 Elis, the leading multi-service provider of textile, hygiene and...

TRSA heads to Montreal for summit
26 July 2018 The Textile Rental Services Association (TRSA) second annual...

Elis results driven by successful integration
26 July 2018 Elis, the leading multi-service provider of textile, hygiene and...

MAG Equipment expands van fleet
25 July 2018 MAG Laundry Equipment, which specialises in the supply, installation...

Colmac supports Veterans
25 July 2018 Colmac Industries was recently recognised as a proud employer of...

Clean 2019 opens exhibit sales
25 July 2018 Exhibit sales are open to all companies for Clean 2019, the textile...

LCN Awards 2018 – it's deadline Friday!
19 July 2018 There is still time to submit your entries for the 2018 LCN Awards,...

Big Swing gets a big push from Christeyns
19 July 2018 Staff at Bradford-based laundry chemical manufacturer Christeyns took a...

Gulf Laundrex 2018 is expanding
19 July 2018 Following the success of the first three editions of Gulf Laundrex...

The final countdown - LCN Awards 2018
18 July 2018 There’s no time to lose if you want to submit your entries for the 2018...

CLEAN serves ace table linens
18 July 2018 CLEAN, the independent laundry provider, supported Levy UK, official...

Xeros signs licensing agreement with Jiangsu SeaLion
18 July 2018 Xeros Technology Group, the developer of polymer bead cleaning...

Hohenstein opens textile testing centre
17 July 2018 Hohenstein is expanding its worldwide services with a new laboratory...

Milliken names Halsey Cook as next president & CEO
17 July 2018 Milliken & Company’s board of directors has announced the appointment...

CLEAN launches Customer Service Portal
17 July 2018 CLEAN, the independent laundry provider, is offering its hospitality...

SmartBuy|TK helps linen companies expand direct sales
16 July 2018 SmartBuy|TK, a turnkey solution for businesses looking to expand into...

United Linen is certified Clean Green
16 July 2018 The Textile Rental Association (TRSA) has certified United Linen Service,...

Maytag introduces Multi-Load Washer
16 July 2018 Maytag Commercial Laundry has introduced the Maytag Multi-Load...

LCN Awards 2018 – the clock is ticking!
11 July 2018 There’s no time to lose if you want to submit your entries for the 2018...

Safety gold for CLEAN
11 July 2018 CLEAN, the independent laundry provider became a Gold Medal award winner...

New faces at Continental Girbau
11 July 2018 Continental Girbau has welcomed new team members, including national...

Mulberrys launches into Dallas
11 July 2018 Mulberrys Garment Care, the laundry and drycleaning provider, this...

Girbau launches Compact+ ironing system
11 July 2018 Girbau has launched the Compact+ ironing system, which brings...

Lapauw introduces IronMAX Steam
09 July 2018 Lapauw has updated its range of steam ironers with the proven...

WSP plans 25th anniversary event
09 July 2018 WSP Systems, the Netherlands-based specialist in logistics solutions...

Make a date for ARTA education conference
09 July 2018 The American Reusable Textile Association (ARTA) is offering member rates...

Lapauw expands IRONPRO range
05 July 2018 Lapauw has added a 600mm roll diameter ironer to its IRONPRO range,...

Forbes takes over from David
05 July 2018 At its installation dinner held on Monday, 25 June 2018 at Launderers’...

JSG issues strong update ahead of half-year results
05 July 2018 UK textile rental provider Johnson Service Group (JSG) said on Thursday...

Klopman invests in cogeneration plant
05 July 2018 Klopman, the European producer of workwear fabrics, is to construct...

HLAC enjoys positive feedback at APIC 2018
05 July 2018 Visitors to the Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) stand at...

Continental Girbau extends washer line-up
05 July 2018 Continental Girbau has added a 190-pound capacity model, the...

Pierce receives Maytag Quality Partner award
03 July 2018 Maytag Commercial Laundry has presented Pierce Commercial...

Blaze laundry thanks community
03 July 2018 Shaz Hamid, the director of Anglia Laundry Services in Peterborough...

Continental partners with AAdvantage
03 July 2018 Continental Girbau recently partnered with AAdvantage Laundry Systems...

Ventura Uniform Services recertified Hygienically Clean
03 July 2018 Ventura Uniform Services of Kenner, Louisiana has had its...

Texcare Asia to combine with China Laundry Expo
02 July 2018 China Laundry Expo and Texcare Asia, the two major industrial...

Fire devastates Anglia Laundry Services
02 July 2018 An investigation is underway into the cause of a fire at Anglia...

New ALM board announced
02 July 2018 The Association for Linen Management (ALM) has announced the appointment...

June 2018

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Xeros Cleaning becomes Hydrofinity
27 June 2018 Xeros Cleaning Technologies, the developer of water-saving commercial...

An important anniversary
27 June 2018 The Quality Certification Mark for Professional Textile Services can...

Joint agreement on Advanced Launderer award
27 June 2018 An agreement has been reached between the Worshipful Company of...

Texfinity introduces its new T.Feed 3/4
25 June 2018 Texfinity of Belgium has introduced the T.feed 3/4, a high quality...

Registration opens for JET Expo 2019
25 June 2018 JET Expo, the French laundry and drycleaning show, will take place from 19...

FabriClean Supply strengthens management team
25 June 2018 FabriClean Supply has announced several promotions to its...

Maytag introduces its Multi-Load Washer
25 June 2018 Maytag Commercial Laundry is introducing the latest innovation to its...

HLAC seeks accreditation inspectors
25 June 2018 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) is accepting...

Kreussler earns USDA Certified Biobased Product Label
21 June 2018 Kreussler announced on 12 June that it has earned the U.S. Department...

Clean bedding vital for the perfect stay
21 June 2018 Although hotel guests consider a warm welcome, an attractive view and...

Hygienically Clean video at APIC
21 June 2018 At the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and...

Christeyns launch hand wash range
20 June 2018 Christeyns, the UK supplier of chemicals to the commercial laundry...

CLEAN secures Considerate Hoteliers membership
20 June 2018 Linen and laundry service provider CLEAN has further demonstrated...

IntelliLinen on Innovation shortlist
20 June 2018 The IntelliLinen system from Diversey was shortlisted in the Management...

Four new Livery Freemen welcomed
20 June 2018 Four new Livery Freemen were inducted into the Worshipful Company...

BC Softwear creates Pure Spa Linen
20 June 2018 BC Softwear has launched of Pure Spa Linen, a new collection of luxury...

Clean Designs wins Maytag Marketing Excellence award
19 June 2018 Clean Designs Commercial Laundry Equipment, of Jefferson County,...

Enter now for the industry’s biggest awards night!
18 June 2018 This is the third year of the highly successful LCN Awards, which will...

APIC attendees learn about Hygienically Clean stance
18 June 2018 Linen, uniform and facility services operators operating under the...

HLAC makes healthcare laundry articles available
18 June 2018 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) is making available...

Expo Detergo pre-registration opens
14 June 2018 Pre-registration for EXPOdetergo International, the worldwide leading...

Tonrose insight into Pakistan cotton
14 June 2018 The latest newsletter from UK trade linen company Tonrose features an...

CLEAN’s RFID link-up with PPHE Hotel Group
13 June 2018 Leading independent laundry provider CLEAN has announced a new...

Ideal and Laundry Efficiency announce collaboration
13 June 2018 British commercial laundry detergent formulation expert Ideal has...

Kannegiesser integrates for seamless operations
13 June 2018 The Kannegiesser Expo 2018 held last week in a stadium near the...

HLAC attends APIC 2018
13 June 2018 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) invited...

AAdvantage enjoys an Outstanding First Year
13 June 2018 AAdvantage Laundry Systems, based in Garland, Texas, received the...

Visits lined up for Laundry Expo 18 visitors
12 June 2018 The China Laundry Association will again organise factory visits and...

Maytag vended award goes to Triton
12 June 2018 Triton Internasional, based in Jakarta, Indonesia, received Maytag...

Rally triumph for HJ Weir team
11 June 2018 The father and son team behind HJ Weir, one of the world’s...

Highlighting microfibre concerns
11 June 2018 Environmental charity Hubbub in partnership with The Campaign for Wool...

CLA publishes latest economic report
11 June 2018 The Coin Laundry Association’s ITR Quarterly Economic Report for Q2...

Pasadena Laundry recertified for Clean Green
11 June 2018 The Textile Rental Association (TRSA) has recertified California...

Mitre launches room attendant awards
07 June 2018 Mitre Linen launched the Room Attendant of the Year 2018 awards on Friday...

Robotics theme at Kannegiesser Expo
07 June 2018 The move to robots in the laundry formed a major theme of the...

Elis closes Wäscherei Waiz acquisition
07 June 2018 Elis, the leading multi-services group in Europe and Latin...

Stamford Uniform unveils NYC web page
07 June 2018 Stamford Uniform and Linen, a leading commercial linen service for New...

Alsco Inc. acquires Clean Linen Services
06 June 2018 Alsco, one of the world’s largest textile rental and laundry companies,...

Hercules wins Maytag multi-housing award
06 June 2018 Hercules Corporation, of Hicksville, New York, received the Maytag...

P&G partners with hotel group
06 June 2018 Procter & Gamble (P&G) Professional, the away-from-home division of P&G,...

Kreussler produces bio-based SystemK4
05 June 2018 Kreussler Textile Chemistry, a leading international provider of...

Inwatec to unveil towel feeding robot
05 June 2018 Inwatec, the Danish-based company that develops machines for...

TRSA highlights food certifications
05 June 2018 Attendees of the May 19-22 National Restaurant Show in Chicago learned...

Red carpet for Dependable
05 June 2018 Dependable Laundry Solutions based in Welshpool, Australia recently...

Textilpflege Redmers pleased with BÜFA Care 4.0 method
05 June 2018 The BÜFA Care 4.0 method is a wet cleaning process that is based on...

May 2018

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A stunning venue for 2018 LCN Awards
31 May 2018 We're excited to announce that the 2018 LCN Awards will take place...

Carrington shows award-nominated fabric
30 May 2018 Carrington Textiles will exhibit its Stretch workwear range at...

Christeyns champions apprenticeship diversity
30 May 2018 Leading specialist chemicals manufacturer Christeyns, has signed a pledge...

Fishers supports its football team
30 May 2018 To mark National Towel Day on 25 May, Fishers, the market leader for...

Maytag honours outstanding customers
29 May 2018 The Maytag Commercial Laundry 59th annual meeting was energizing,...

TRSA safety summit builds on injury prevention success
21 May 2018 The Textile Rental Services Association hosted the seventh annual...

Simon Lee receives Scouting’s Silver Acorn
21 May 2018 Long-serving Kannegiesser UK service engineer, Simon Lee was awarded...

DryStream launches Laundry Manager software
21 May 2018 DryStream has launched its new Laundry Manager software aimed squarely...

Mission Linen Supply receives Stevie award
18 May 2018 Mission Linen Supply, a leading provider of linens, uniforms,...

Apparelmaster celebrates Learning at Work Week
17 May 2018 With this year’s Learning at Work week (14-20 May) taking the theme...

Tour de Yorkshire challenge for Christeyns team
17 May 2018 Staff from leading chemicals manufacturer Christeyns successfully cycled...

Jensen reports bright start
16 May 2018 The Jensen-Group reported an ongoing healthy performance in the first...

TRSA launches e-learning course
16 May 2018 The Textile Rental Services Association, the global association for...

Lake joins Colmac team
16 May 2018 Garment finishing specialists Colmac Industries has appointed Andrew Lake...

Domus presents its new image
15 May 2018 Domus, a world leader in commercial laundry products and solutions,...

Alliance to discontinue Primus sales in N. America
15 May 2018 Commercial laundry company Alliance Laundry Systems will no longer sell...

Cole & Wilson introduces Caretex Professional Powders
14 May 2018 Chemicals specialist Cole & Wilson has introduced Caretex...

Lyday joins Lavatec as sales support engineer
14 May 2018 David Lyday has joined Lavatec Laundry Technology as a sales...

ATCA critical of name change by Ontario Fabricare Association
14 May 2018 The board of Alberta Textile Care Association (ATCA) has issued a...

We want to hear from you!
11 May 2018 Just a reminder that nomination forms for the third Laundry and Cleaning...

ABC affiliates discuss future of drycleaning industry
11 May 2018 Affiliates of America’s Best Cleaners flocked to the Redondo Beach Hotel...

Study calculates the cost of drycleaning
10 May 2018 Online drycleaning service, Zipjet https://www.zipjet.co.uk has released...

Laundrylux appoints Teeters Products as Electrolux Professional laundry distributor
09 May 2018 Laundrylux has announced Teeters Products as the newest addition to...

Six Disciplines introduces Laundry Decision Dashboard
09 May 2018 Six Disciplines, the Ohio-based business management system specialist,...

Continental introduces Compact Laundry Solution
08 May 2018 Laundries often struggle to meet throughput goals, especially...

Elis acquisitions continue to drive growth
08 May 2018 Elis, the leading multi-services group in Europe and Latin...

Staying green at Campus Laundry
08 May 2018 The Textile Rental Association (TRSA) has recertified Campus Laundry,...

Infection risks come under the spotlight
03 May 2018 Day two of the Society of Hospital Linen Services and Laundry...

Moody to resign as JSG non-executive chairman
03 May 2018 Johnson Service Group (JSG), the UK textile rental provider, has...

Elis acquires Wäscherei Waiz
03 May 2018 Elis, the leading multi-services group in Europe and Latin...

Maytag unveils its multi-load washer production line
03 May 2018 As part of the 59th Maytag Commercial Laundry Meeting in Fall...

Xeros partners with Richard Jay
03 May 2018 Xeros, the developer of polymer bead-based textile cleaning, is teaming...

Thanksgiving service for Guild past President
03 May 2018 A Thanksgiving service will be held for Guild of Cleaners and Launderers...

HJ Weir achieves ISO 9001 accreditation
02 May 2018 HJ Weir, the flatwork handling technology specialists, announced that...

SHLSLM conference sets the standard for procurement of hospital linen services
02 May 2018 The Society of Hospital Linen Services and Laundry Managers (SHLSLM)...

Continental welcomes new marketing associates
02 May 2018 Continental Girbau (Continental) has strengthened its marketing...

Hamilton joins Positek RFID team
02 May 2018 Positek RFID, the RFID systems, solutions and integration company serving...

Christeyns boosts Irish sales team
01 May 2018 Chemicals group Christeyns has appointed Victor Kiely as a technical...

TRSA names HCH advisory board
01 May 2018 The Textile Rental Services Association, the global association for...

TRSA’s Ricci joins hospitality advisory board
01 May 2018 TRSA president and CEO Joseph Ricci has been appointed to the Virginia...

April 2018

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Beyond innovation at Lapauw open days
26 April 2018 Lapauw’s open day at the company HQ in Kortrijk, Belgium which takes...

Dunnewolt takes on laundry bag production
25 April 2018 Dunnewolt, the supplier of sorting and handling systems for commercial...

Retailers support CEA accreditation process
25 April 2018 Major UK retailers are backing the Cotton Egypt Association’s drive to...

Jensen puts on a performance
24 April 2018 In response to requests from customers for a dedicated event, the...

Elis strengthens its footprint in Belgium
24 April 2018 Elis, a leading multi-services group in Europe and Latin...

Patrick Jovanovic joins R.W. Martin Company
20 April 2018 R.W. Martin Company, a leading provider of laundry and drycleaning...

TSA hosts care labelling seminar with UKFT
19 April 2018 Care labels and the rules around labelling for different countries around...

Wetcleaning event in Dublin a success
19 April 2018 Christeyns, Alex Reid Ireland and National Laundry Industrial...

CLEAN appointed by Shiva Hotel Group
18 April 2018 Leading linen and laundry service provider CLEAN is now supplying Shiva...

Key colour trends for 2018
18 April 2018 Mitre Linen, the supplier to leading luxury and boutique hotels, says...

Diversey and Zenith Hygiene combine
18 April 2018 Diversey and Zenith Hygiene Group have announced the completion of...

Martinizing to launch UK franchise opportunity
17 April 2018 Shaf Govind who has been running the highly successful CRDN...

Girbau launches new 95kg washing machine
17 April 2018 Girbau has expanded its HS 6 Series of washer-extractors with the launch...

Expo Laundry 2018 concludes on a successful note
16 April 2018 The fifth EXPO CLEAN & EXPO LAUNDRY 2018 ended on a successful note...

Hughes backs fund-raising bike trip
12 April 2018 Hughes Electrical in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, is helping two local...

GMO test for organic cotton
12 April 2018 New testing from OEKO-TEX helps companies throughout the global supply...

Oeko-Tex updates guidelines for 2018
10 April 2018 The OEKO-TEX Association is again making every effort to provide support...

WSP Systems is expanding
10 April 2018 WSP Systems, the Netherlands-based specialist in logistics solutions...

ALM announces scholarship recipients
10 April 2018 Darrel Coatney, director of operations at West Michigan Shared...

Magnificent seven for AmeriPride
10 April 2018 AmeriPride Services’ plants in Tuscumbia, Alabama, Minneapolis,...

FH Bonn acquired
06 April 2018 The assets of FH Bonn Company, a leading manufacturer of pads, covers...

Team grows at BC Softwear
06 April 2018 Due to continued growth and expansion in the UK and Europe , BC Softwear...

Xeros Technologies acquires Gloves Inc
05 April 2018 Xeros Technologies, the developer of polymer bead-based textile cleaning,...

ALM board election results
05 April 2018 At the 2018 IMPACT Conference, members of the Association for...

Maxi-Press launches online shop
04 April 2018 Maxi-Press Elastomer Solutions, one of the world’s largest market players...

Alsco-Raleigh earns Hygienically Clean Healthcare certification
04 April 2018 Alsco Inc.’s Raleigh, North Carolina facility has earned the...

HLAC provides insights at ALM conference
04 April 2018 Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) accredited laundries,...

Johnson Service Group confirms CEO succession and Apparelmaster MD
03 April 2018 Johnson Service Group, the textile and workwear specialist, has...

Laundry Efficiency wins Federation of Small Business Award
03 April 2018 Laundry Efficiency has won the Ethical Green business of the year at...

Delphis Eco puts recycled plastic message to MP
03 April 2018 Following the launch of its highly innovative packaging made from...

March 2018

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Expo Detergo to unveil exclusive market reports
29 March 2018 With its exhibitor space almost sold out, the organiser of Expo Detergo...

Miele appoints new sales & marketing director
28 March 2018 Miele has appointed Sam Bailey as its new sales and marketing director...

Hydro Systems at Interclean
27 March 2018 Hydro Systems, the manufacturer of dilution, dispensing and dosing...

TRSA members collaborate to keep industry growth on track
27 March 2018 Members of the Textile Rental Services Association made the case...

Cleaning up the beach!
26 March 2018 Staff from four branches of Hughes Electrical have come together to...

TRSA Operator Lifetime Achievement award
26 March 2018 Activities during the first day of the Textile Rental Services...

Elis closes acquisition of BW Textilservice
26 March 2018 Elis, the multi-services group specialising in the rental and maintenance...

Cherry Tree picks up Lavatec UK distribution rights
23 March 2018 Cherry Tree Machines, the long-established UK industrial laundry...

Hughes appoints commercial manager
22 March 2018 Hughes Trade is continuing to expand with the appointment of Ed...

Are cost savings hurting your business?
21 March 2018 Tonrose has a rich 100-year heritage of providing high quality linens...

Take me to your leader
20 March 2018 The Worshipful Company of Launderers held its first ever Leadership...

Shorrock Trichem Washcraft appointed Electrolux partner
20 March 2018 Shorrock Trichem Trade division – Washcraft, has been appointed as...

Scholarship opportunity for ABC affiliates
20 March 2018 America's Best Cleaners (ABC) affiliates have dedicated themselves to...

Turnkey solution for uniform sales
19 March 2018 SmartBuy|TK is a new company that is focused on helping entrepreneurs...

New MD of Certification Association for Professional Textile Services
19 March 2018 Dr Timo Hammer has been appointed as the new managing director of the...

Rinnai water heater prices held for second year
16 March 2018 Rinnai, the UK leader in water heating units and systems for all...

Johnsons Apparelmaster champions driver safety with awards
15 March 2018 Peter Freeman, Johnsons Apparelmaster’s transport manager for Leeds,...

HJ Weir’s WeCoTec partners with Marine Conservation
15 March 2018 WeCoTec, the new online laundry equipment brand launched by HJ Weir,...

Clean 2017 named in TSE's Fastest 50
15 March 2018 Clean 2017 has been named one of Trade Show Executive’s 50...

UK tax expert welcomes government plans to increase tax-free allowance
15 March 2018 UK tax expert David Redfern has welcomed news that the personal...

Shorrock Trichem appoints sales & marketing director
14 March 2018 Shorrock Trichem, the Manchester-based hygiene product, services...

Charity claims NHS staff shortages could unleash superbug epidemic
14 March 2018 Crowded NHS hospitals with too few nurses are increasing the risk of...

OXXO Houston to open a second store
13 March 2018 OXXO Care Cleaners, the environmentally friendly garment cleaning...

Christeyns announces 2018 charity partnerships
13 March 2018 Chemicals manufacturer Christeyns has selected two new charities to...

Hughes expands into West Midlands
12 March 2018 The commercial arm of Hughes Trade has been appointed Miele...

Enhanced Healthcare laundry certification standard now available
12 March 2018 The Textile Rental Services Association of America (TRSA) reports that...

Techtextil North America 2019 sets its sights on Raleigh
12 March 2018 Organisers of Techtextil North America have announced the 2019 trade show...

Berendsen plans to close Mossley laundry
12 March 2018 Berendsen is to close its laundry site in Mossley, Tameside with the loss...

Inaugural Launderers’ Livery Ball is a great success
09 March 2018 Saturday 3 March 2018 saw the first ever Launderers’ Livery Ball hosted...

Seminar looks to the future
09 March 2018 The Worshipful Company of Launderers held its first ever Leadership...

HJ Weir team launches its WeCoTec online laundry equipment brand
08 March 2018 The father and son team behind HJ Weir has launched WeCoTec, a new...

TSA Sector Interest Group creates the space to enhance the industry
08 March 2018 The sun was shining in the Lakeside Suite at the Jury’s Inn Hinckley...

Elis posts solid 2017 results
08 March 2018 Elis, the leading multi-services group, specialising in the rental...

Xeros system available in South Africa
08 March 2018 Xeros, the developer of polymer bead-based textile cleaning, has...

HLAC appoints three new board members
08 March 2018 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) has elected three...

CVR Uniforms earns Food Service Laundering certification
08 March 2018 The Textile Rental Association (TRSA) has certified CVR Uniforms...

New CEO at Vega Systems Group
08 March 2018 Rogier Vos is the new CEO of Vega Systems Group, according to trade...

CLEC completes purchase of Texas Laundry
07 March 2018 Commercial and Coin Laundry Equipment (CLEC) has completed its purchase...

Johnsons Stalbridge Linen signs van deal
06 March 2018 Fraikin has delivered 49 3.5-tonne Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans into...

Girbau presents remote monitoring for laundries
06 March 2018 Girbau, the industrial laundry equipment manufacturer, has selected...

Hohenstein certification complies with new PPE regulation 2016/425
05 March 2018 Accredited and notified bodies in the product sector of Personal...

Washlava expands technology offering to Speed Queen equipment
05 March 2018 Washlava, the mobile technology startup, has announced expansion of...

Jensen revenues surge over past 12 months
02 March 2018 The JENSEN-GROUP reports an 6.3% increase in revenue compared to last...

JSG results show strong growth
01 March 2018 Preliminary results for the year ended 31 December 2017 from the...

February 2018

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New market report on Australian laundries
27 February 2018 A new Consumer Market Report for 2018 has been published on the...

Bantams clean up with Christeyns
27 February 2018 Christeyns is making sure its home football team, Bradford City, turns...

Local MSP visits Scotland’s market-leading laundry
27 February 2018 Willie Rennie, MSP for North East Fife, visited Fishers,...

Hughes opens new Leicester branch
26 February 2018 Hughes Trade has moved into new premises at Meridian Park, Leicester...

LaundryOne serving the Midwest
26 February 2018 Dexter Laundry, the commercial laundry equipment manufacturer has...

White Plains recertified Clean Green
26 February 2018 The Textile Rental Association (TRSA) has recertified White Plains Linen...

Elis to acquire BW Textilservice
21 February 2018 Elis, the leading multi-services group in Europe and Latin...

Colmac appoints Shamion as president
21 February 2018 CEO/owner Scott McMillan announced Colmac Industries, a leading producer...

Huebsch examines Inwatec solutions
21 February 2018 Huebsch Services, located in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA, makes...

Cole & Wilson strengthens its position in Christeyns UK group
21 February 2018 Cole & Wilson is set for further growth as parent company Christeyns...

Former Guild president Richard Seaman dies
21 February 2018 We regret to announce the death, at his home last week, of Richard...

Looking ahead to Laundry Expo 2018
14 February 2018 The 19th China International Laundry Exhibition (Laundry Expo 2018) will...

CLEAN appoints chief financial officer
14 February 2018

Elis successfully prices a dual-tranche bond issue
13 February 2018 Elis, a leading multi-services group in Europe and Latin...

ABS appoints US sales manager
13 February 2018 ABS Laundry Business Solutions, the global laundry management and...

TRSA donates $80,000 toward hurricane relief
13 February 2018 The Textile Rental Services Association of America (TRSA), the...

Mission wins a Water Hero Award
09 February 2018 Mission Linen Supply, a leading provider of linens, uniforms,...

Loop Linen certified for Food Service laundering
09 February 2018 Loop Linen of Louisiana has earned the Textile Rental Services...

Celtic Linen acquires Millbrook and appoints new chairman
08 February 2018 Celtic Linen, one of the leading linen rental service providers in...

Lapauw appoints Benelux account manager
08 February 2018 As part of Lapauw’s continuous growth strategy, the company has...

Hughes Electrical acquires Armstrong
07 February 2018 Hughes Electrical is set to become a leading player in the UK’s...

Linen managers announce forum days and awards
07 February 2018 The Society of Hospital Linen Service and Laundry Managers has announced...

Registration open for Techtextil and Texprocess 2019
07 February 2018 Under the banner ‘Space for Innovation’, Techtextil, the international...

Pre-register for Expo Laundry
05 February 2018 Pre-registration for the fifth Indonesia International Clean &...

Messe Frankfurt acquires majority holding in Middle East Cleaning Technology Week
05 February 2018 Messe Frankfurt has acquired a majority holding in Middle East...

Looking ahead to TRSA workforce and safety summits
02 February 2018 Building on the success of 2017’s creation of a sister event to...

OXXO Care Cleaners reports steady growth
02 February 2018 OXXO Care Cleaners the environmentally friendly garment cleaning...

HCH certification for Maverick
02 February 2018 Maverick Industrial Services of Weslaco, Texas has received the...

Annual sales convention for Christeyns commercial division
01 February 2018 Christeyns, a UK market leader within the commercial laundry market,...

General contractor selected for Clean 2019
01 February 2018 Shepard Exposition Services will be the general contractor for the Clean...

Continental appoints sales and product engineer
01 February 2018 Continental Girbau has appointed Sergi Obiols, of Vic, Spain, as sales...

January 2018

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Lynx eyes national growth through Alex Reid partnership
31 January 2018 Essex-based drycleaning and laundry supplies specialist, Lynx, announces...

Aramark completes acquisition of AmeriPride Services
31 January 2018 Aramark announced on 22 January that it completed the previously...

ABS Laundry Business Solutions announces office expansion
31 January 2018 ABS, global specialists in ERP laundry management software, has announced...

Delivered to Dash
31 January 2018 When Ash Raza owner of Dash Linen was looking to buy a new small piece...

TSA launches consumer advice website
31 January 2018 The Textile Services Association this month launched a new consumer...

Elis holds investor day in London
30 January 2018 Elis, the leading multi-services group, specialising in the rental...

OBITUARY Tony Lee
30 January 2018 LCN has learnt with sadness of the death of Tony Lee, a Fellow and...

Trade war warning
30 January 2018 Martin Kannegiesser, CEO of Kannegiesser and the honorary president of...

DuPont introduces heated clothing technology
30 January 2018 DuPont Advanced Materials has announced the latest offering from...

Fresh control for sportswear
30 January 2018 The Swiss textile innovator HeiQ has launched HeiQ Fresh FFL (Fresh...

Protecting against arc flash
26 January 2018 For a number of different job roles, wearing arc protective clothing...

Home care innovation from Dow
26 January 2018 Dow Home and Personal Care, a business unit of Dow Chemical Company,...

Leadership – Fact or Fiction?
25 January 2018 The Worshipful Company of Launderers is organising a Leadership...

Brightwell introduces laundry flush manifold
25 January 2018 Brightwell has launched a new robust laundry flush manifold to complement...

Voltea named in Global Cleantech 100
25 January 2018 Voltea, the Netherlands-based supplier of electro-chemical...

Further expansion for Healthcare Linen Alliance
24 January 2018 The Healthcare Linen Alliance has announced that one of its founding...

Green performance maintained at CVR
24 January 2018 The Textile Rental Association (TRSA) has recertified CVR Uniforms...

Christeyns takes over Betelgeux
24 January 2018 The Belgian chemicals group Christeyns is further expanding its activities...

Electrolux to acquire Schneidereit
23 January 2018 Electrolux announced on 22 January it has agreed to acquire...

Expo Laundry registration opens online
23 January 2018 Pre‐registration for the fifth Indonesia International Clean &...

Laundry app targets students
23 January 2018 A London based laundry app has created a new on-demand washing service...

Tingue introduces guide rakes
23 January 2018 New feed board guide rakes for flatwork ironers and folders from...

Tunnel washers on show at Laundrex
19 January 2018 Laundry professionals were able to see a tunnel laundry system during...

GV Health at Dubai fair
19 January 2018 GV Health will launch a range of integrated solutions for...

Handbags and UV light
19 January 2018 The Guild of Cleaners & Launderers is to hold a “two for one” meeting...

Developing enzymes for laundry
18 January 2018 Novozymes , a Danish biotechnology company is trying to fight climate...

Safety first message from PPE specialist
18 January 2018 Electrical workers that fail to choose a specialist provider for...

Tax expert slams length of HMRC checks
18 January 2018 David Redfern, an expert in tax preparation and founder of DSR Tax...

AmeriPride Roswell achieves HCH certification
18 January 2018 The AmeriPride Services laundry in Roswell, New Mexico is the latest...

Carrington to exhibit flame retardant fabrics
15 January 2018 Carrington Textiles will exhibit a range of flame retardant (FR) products...

Tips on tackling tax returns
15 January 2018 Last year 840,000 people failed to meet the 31 January tax return...

Clearent acquires SPOT Business Systems
15 January 2018 Clearent, a St. Louis-based payments solution provider, has announced it...

Cotton Egypt unveils new branding
12 January 2018 Cotton Egypt Association unveiled a new brand identity and digital...

Richard Haworth awarded ISO 9001:2015 accreditation
12 January 2018 Manchester-based linen manufacturer and supplier Richard Haworth has...

Shorrock Trichem Group acquires C.L.S
11 January 2018 The directors of Shorrock Trichem Group have announced the acquisition...

HMRC phone chaos prompts tax return warning
11 January 2018 A leading UK tax expert warned taxpayers who need to submit a Self...

Mission Linen Supply opens new Bay Area laundry
10 January 2018 Mission Linen Supply, a leading provider of linens, uniforms, supplies...

HCH recertification for Lavartex/SEAO
10 January 2018 The Lavartex/SEAO laundry serving the Monterrey metropolitan area in...

JSG acquires StarCounty Textile Services
09 January 2018 Johnson Service Group (JSG), a leading UK textile rental provider,...

Xeros unveils home laundry system
09 January 2018 Xeros Technology Group, the developer and provider of patented...

Alliance Laundry Systems unveils new brand direction
09 January 2018 Alliance Laundry Systems, a world leader in commercial laundry products...

Guild plans one-day training in London
09 January 2018 The Guild of Cleaners and Launderers is to hold a training day in London...

Laundrex India presents latest technologies for laundry
08 January 2018 The third Laundrex India will take place from 18 - 20 January 2018 in Hall...

OEKO-TEX presents new regulations
08 January 2018 This January, the existing guidelines of the OEKO-TEX product portfolio...

Kannegiesser ETECH forms Integrated Solutions Team (IST)
08 January 2018 Eight months after the announcement that Kannegiesser acquired E-Tech...

Entrepreneur in New Year’s Honours List
03 January 2018 The textile care industry celebrated recognition for one of its own...

Launch of emission-neutral vehicle
02 January 2018 The Deutsche Post DHL Group, StreetScooter and MANN+HUMMEL have developed...

December 2017

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Tingue unveils drain valves range
20 December 2017 Laundry product supplier Tingue has unveiled a line of replacement...

Inwatec and Jensen-Group in global partnership
20 December 2017 JENSEN-GROUP has announced that it is acquiring 30% of the ownership...

Pittsburgh’s CleanCare recertified Hygienically Clean
20 December 2017 CleanCare of Pittsburgh has again achieved Hygienically Clean...

Change in the composition of Elis’ supervisory board
20 December 2017 Philippe Audouin, a member of the supervisory board since 4 October...

Leasing or buying commercial laundry equipment
19 December 2017 If you’re planning to start up your own laundry business, the bulk of...

Laundrylux announces management changes
18 December 2017 Laundrylux has announced a number of important management changes that...

Innovation and sustainability at EXPODetergo
14 December 2017 The organiser for EXPODetergo International reports that with ten months...

White Conveyors appoints VP sales
14 December 2017 White Conveyors, based in Kenilworth, New Jersey, has promoted Bob Davis...

Poseidon adds 80lb washer
14 December 2017 Poseidon Textile Care Systems has introduced an 80-pound capacity...

Xeros to raise £25m from placing
13 December 2017 Xeros Technology Group plans to raise around £25 million by a placing...

Carrington launches multipurpose waterproof fabrics
13 December 2017 Carrington Textiles, one of Europe’s largest producers of versatile...

Ideal hosts Made In Britain workshop
12 December 2017 Ideal hosted its first Made in Britain workshop at its factory...

Mission receives Best in Biz silver award
11 December 2017 Mission Linen Supply, a leading provider of linens, uniforms and...

Leonard expands technical service team
11 December 2017 Leonard Automatics has appointed Kyle Wells to its technical service team....

Electrolux helps the homeless
08 December 2017 Electrolux Professional helped to kit out a mobile laundry van designed...

Apparelmaster’s Egan appointed Johnson Group COO
07 December 2017 Johnson Service Group has announced the appointment of Peter Egan,...

£1.1m-a-year commercial laundry equipment contract launched by Scotland Excel
07 December 2017 A new purchasing contract to help Scottish councils buy and repair...

Food safety certification for AmeriPride Twin Falls
07 December 2017 AmeriPride Services of Twin Falls, Idaho, has earned the Textile...

Arpal Group acquired by Ecolab
06 December 2017 Ecolab Inc. announced on 5 December that it had acquired RP Adam...

Defining textile sustainability – climate concerns
01 December 2017 Climate change appears to be a bigger concern for consumers than recent...

Family businesses threatened by tax crackdown
01 December 2017 Family businesses could well be included as part of a multimillion pound...

CEOs gather at TRSA Healthcare Conference
01 December 2017 Nearly 25 CEOs and senior executives from North America’s largest...

November 2017

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Xeros partners with CIC Middle East
30 November 2017 Xeros, the developer of polymer bead-based textile cleaning, has announced...

CINET welcomes Champion as member
29 November 2017 CINET, the European textile care association, has welcomed Champion...

Ideal team make Manufacturer Top 100
27 November 2017 Dr Mike Kalli, the founder and MD of Ideal Manufacturing and his son...

Christeyns MD’s positive manufacturing message
27 November 2017 Nick Garthwaite, managing director of Christeyns UK says...

Elis successfully priced Schuldschein private placement
27 November 2017 Elis, a leading multi-services group in Europe and Latin...

Fishers Laundry hit the right notes at WinterStorm
24 November 2017 The twenty bands checking into the dressing rooms at the WinterStorm...

HCH certification reaches 15 for Crothall
24 November 2017 The Crothall Laundry Services facility at Manteca, California, and...

Hohenstein Group restructures its divisions
23 November 2017 The Hohenstein Group in Bönnigheim has restructured its divisions...

Procter & Gamble Professional establishes Expert Advisory Council
23 November 2017 Procter & Gamble Professional is pleased to announce a partnership...

Delphis Eco introduces recycled plastic containers
23 November 2017 British eco cleaning-chemical manufacturer, Delphis Eco, which...

TSA responds to 2017 Budget
22 November 2017 Commenting on the 2017 Budget, Dr Philip Wright, Chief Executive of...

Fishers announces acquisition by K-Bro Linen
22 November 2017 Fishers Laundry Group, the commercial laundry and textile rental provider...

Johnsons Apparelmaster’s driver safety campaign on track
21 November 2017 Workwear service provider Johnsons Apparelmaster has extended its...

Christeyns apprentices take to the road
21 November 2017 Apprentices from detergent, hygiene and construction chemical...

Standard revisions clarify HCH requirements
21 November 2017 Improvements to the Standard for Producing Hygienically Clean...

Fujitsu announces partnership with Positek RFID
21 November 2017 Fujitsu Frontech North America, a leader in innovative technology...

Management buy-in of Regency Laundry
20 November 2017 The corporate team from Cheltenham-based BPE Solicitors acted for a...

TRSA publishes its 2018 events calendar
20 November 2017 TRSA’s 2018 event calendar will offer many of the same popular formats...

Tours planned for TRSA Production Summit
17 November 2017 The Textile Rental Services Association of America (TRSA), the...

Taking part in the Lord Mayor’s Show
17 November 2017 The Worshipful Company of Launderers took part in the procession for the...

HCH recertification for North Texas Healthcare
17 November 2017 North Texas Healthcare Laundry of Grand Prairie has again...

TSA demands flexible immigration system as part of Brexit deal
14 November 2017 The Textile Services Association (TSA), the trade association for the...

The challenges ahead – TSA conference 2017
14 November 2017 The TSA national conference took place at the Carden Park hotel, Cheshire,...

Laundry Dashboard showcases latest developments on new website
14 November 2017 Laundry Dashboard, a co-operative alliance between the Dutch company...

Looking at effective linen strategy
14 November 2017 From vendor selection and linen choices, to linen care and linen...

Future of materials summit
14 November 2017 DuPont Industrial Biosciences (DuPont) announced that Michael...

Christeyns acquires Qlean-tec
06 November 2017 The Belgian chemicals group Christeyns is further expanding its activities...

HeiQ introduces No Fuzz range
06 November 2017 Swiss textile innovator HeiQ is introducing HeiQ No Fuzz, a new range...

Continental partners with Hills Commercial Laundry
03 November 2017 Continental Girbau (Continental) partnered with Hills Commercial Laundry...

JENSEN-GROUP announces Performance Days in 2018
02 November 2017 JENSEN-GROUP CEO Jesper Munch Jensen has announced the launch of...

CLEAN appoints customer operations director
02 November 2017 Leading independent hospitality laundry provider CLEAN has appointed...

October 2017

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SME pavilion lined up for Expo Laundry 2018
30 October 2017 The fifth Indonesia International Clean & Laundry Exhibition will feature...

Micronclean awarded British Steel workwear contract
30 October 2017 British Steel has awarded a multi-million-pound contract to Micronclean...

Lapauw International completes acquisition of Transferon
30 October 2017 Lapauw International announced on 19 October that the company has...

HLAC appoints Bushman as president
30 October 2017 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) has appointed Bradley...

Positek RFID technology awarded patent
30 October 2017 Positek RFID, the RFID systems company serving the textile...

OEKO-TEX conducts consumer textile sustainability study
30 October 2017 The OEKO-TEX Association, in commemoration of its 25th...

The LCN Awards 2017 – CLEAN wins Sustainability award
27 October 2017 CLEAN won the ‘Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)’...

The LCN Awards 2017 – Best Customer Service Laundry won by Guarantee
27 October 2017 Guarantee Laundries received the Best Customer Service – Laundry title at...

The LCN Awards 2017 – Elite wins best customer service
27 October 2017 Elite Drycleaners of Edinburgh won the Best Customer Service –...

The LCN Awards 2017 – Laundry Republic wins Best Online Services
27 October 2017 LaundryRepublic, the 24-hour locker-based laundry and dry cleaning...

LCN Awards winners go forward to CINET Global Best Practices Awards 2018
24 October 2017 As well as being a winner in the UK, entrants in this year’s LCN...

The LCN Awards 2017 – Tait takes Laundry Entrepreneur title
24 October 2017 Rona Tait of TDS Commercial won the Entrepreneur - Laundry category at...

LCN Awards 2017 – Laundrapp's Relf is Entrepreneur of the Year
24 October 2017 Edward Relf, the founder and CEO of Laundrapp, the award-winning laundry...

Dennis is a popular choice for LCN's Lifetime Achievement Award
24 October 2017 We had a very popular winner of the LCN Lifetime Achievement Award in...

The LCN Awards 2017 – our winners take all
22 October 2017 What a night it was. You had to be there to see it. It really was one...

LCN Awards 2017 will be a night to remember
18 October 2017 Tables are now completely sold out for the LCN Awards 2017. The Awards...

Vega Systems UK strengthens its team
18 October 2017 As a result of significant rise in business over the past 12 months,...

HJ Weir wins Excellence in Manufacturing at Monmouthshire Business Awards
18 October 2017 HJ Weir Engineering, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of...

Klopman launches four product lines at A+A
17 October 2017 Klopman, the European producer of workwear, is exhibiting its four...

Exporting “easier than ever”
17 October 2017 Exporting can boost profits and is easier than ever to do, provided you...

Mission Linen Supply awarded for sustainability leadership
17 October 2017 Mission Linen Supply, a leading provider of linens, uniforms,...

TRSA launches HCH China certification
17 October 2017 The Textile Rental Services Association of America (TRSA), the...

Training for the future
16 October 2017 Laundry chemicals manufacturer Christeyns supports an undergraduate...

Tingue promotes Sotiroff to Midwest sales manager
16 October 2017 Global laundry product supplier Tingue has named Jason Sotiroff as...

Klopman partners with Taihan Textile
13 October 2017 Klopman, the Italian producer of fabrics for workwear garments, and...

RP Adam (Arpal Group) announces £2.75m expansion plans
13 October 2017 Detergent manufacturer RP Adam (Arpal Group) has unveiled plans to...

Tonrose launches One-Wash sheets range
12 October 2017 UK trade linen company Tonrose has launched its new range of One-Wash...

DryStream’s trade-in scheme for old tills and EPoS systems
05 October 2017 DryStream has been running a trade-in scrappage scheme for drycleaners...

Mitre launches bespoke soft furnishings guide
04 October 2017 Trusted hotel supplier Mitre Linen has launched a new bespoke...

Johnsons Apparelmaster unveils direct order catalogue
04 October 2017 Johnsons Apparelmaster’s first buy-direct, bespoke leisurewear catalogue...

OXXO partners with Susan G. Komen Foundation for breast cancer awareness
04 October 2017 OXXO Care Cleaners, the garment cleaning franchise will partner with...

Launch of online platform for sustainable fashion
03 October 2017 The Danish Fashion Institute (DAFI) has launched a free online...

HLAC accreditation for Alsco/Eugene
03 October 2017 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) has accredited...

New processes for cleaning high-visibility clothing
02 October 2017 A new research project at the Hohenstein Group aims to develop product-...

Busy agenda at CEE-TEX Summit
02 October 2017 CINET, the International Committee of Professional Textile Care,...

AmeriPride Lubbock achieves HCH certification
02 October 2017 The AmeriPride Services laundry in Lubbock, Texas, has again achieved...

September 2017

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A busy start to Texcare Asia 2017
28 September 2017 Texcare Asia opened on Wednesday 27 September at the Shanghai...

Wearable sensors reach their first billion-dollar year
28 September 2017 IDTechEx predict that 2017 will be the first billion dollar year for...

HLAC extends deadline for 2018-2020 Board nominations
28 September 2017 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC), a...

Texcare Asia 2017 opens its doors
27 September 2017 Texcare Asia, one of the most reputed trade fairs for modern textile care...

TRSA Healthcare Conference to feature Exchange meetings
27 September 2017 The Textile Rental Services Association of America (TRSA) has announced...

CINET plans Benchmark Wetcleaning webinar
27 September 2017 CINET, the European textile care association, is organising a...

SIG delegates hear of Textile Care apprenticeship
25 September 2017 Members of the Textile Services Association gathered at the Sketchley...

RFID sorting solution for Fornet
25 September 2017 Laundry company Fornet established one of Asia’s most modern laundries...

Collaborative effort on healthcare textiles
25 September 2017 The second in a series of articles on the role of healthcare laundry...

Laundrapp launches new ad campaign
22 September 2017 Laundrapp, the British start-up behind the award-winning laundry...

Continental initiates Hurricane Irma laundry relief program
21 September 2017 Continental Girbau and its Florida distributors, Laundry Pro of Florida,...

HCH certification for Paris Healthcare
21 September 2017 Paris Healthcare Linen Services in DuBois, Pennsylvania, is the latest...

HLAC wants accreditation inspectors
21 September 2017 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) is seeking to add to...

Brexit uncertainty puts industry growth at risk, says TSA
20 September 2017 The Textile Services Association (TSA), the trade association for the...

Standard Textile supports hurricane victims
19 September 2017 Standard Textile, a global leader in the healthcare and hospitality...

TRSA members generate support for hurricane relief
19 September 2017 Although the Textile Rental Services Association of America (TRSA),...

Vision’s laundry division appoints sales manager
18 September 2017 Vision Support Services has appointed Glenn Bright (pictured) as new...

TSA launches new website
18 September 2017 TSA launched its refined website to TSA members on 20 September at...

TSA Apprenticeship heads into development stage
15 September 2017 TSA have been pushing the development of an entry level...

Disaster recovery guidelines for textile care
15 September 2017 Given the recent natural events occurring throughout the USA, the...

Doritex voluntarily funds cleanup of drycleaning site
14 September 2017 Doritex Corp., Alden, New York, will pay an estimated US$1 million over...

Assessing the global supply chain with OEKO-TEX
14 September 2017 Social and environmental concerns will soon play a greater role in...

Travelling scholarships 2018
14 September 2017 The Worshipful Company of Launderers has announced that the 2018...

TSA national conference 2017
13 September 2017 TSA Members gather in November each year for the National Conference to...

Angelica plants achieve HCH certification
12 September 2017 The Angelica linen, uniform and facility services chain’s laundries in...

Role of healthcare laundry in infection prevention
12 September 2017 Infection preventionists (IPs) need to better understand how to "navigate...

GirbauMax virtual reality at Warwick Castle
11 September 2017 Guests at the sixth annual Girbau Industrial UK dinner were the first in...

Continental launches Hurricane Harvey disaster relief program
11 September 2017 Continental Girbau Inc. (Continental) and its Houston distributor,...

Laundrylux launches hurricane relief program
11 September 2017 Laundrylux knows first-hand how destructive a hurricane can be...

Krautschneider appointed new chairman of ETSA
08 September 2017 ETSA, the European Textile Services Association, has appointed...

Girbau UK’s Industrial division strengths its team
08 September 2017 Girbau UK’s Industrial team has further strengthened its sales operation...

HLAC seeks nominations for 2018-2020 Board of Directors
08 September 2017 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC), a...

ZDHC recognises Eco Passport by Oeko-Tex
07 September 2017 The Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) Programme will now...

Linen managers introduce awards for revived banquet night
07 September 2017 The Society of Hospital Linen & Laundry Managers has revealed that it is...

Jensen reports strong revenue growth
05 September 2017 The Jensen-Group has reported an ongoing healthy performance in the...

Alsco San Diego earns HCH certification
05 September 2017 The Alsco facility at San Diego, California, is the latest to have...

Sander to retire as Johnson Service Group CEO
04 September 2017 Johnson Service Group announced on Monday 4 September that after 33...

JSG expects full-year results ‘slightly ahead’
04 September 2017 Johnson Service Group said on Monday 4 September that it expects...

August 2017

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Innovation and disruption in textile services
31 August 2017 The leading European textile service companies gathered in Paris with...

Scottish Thistle award winner toasts success with headline sponsor
31 August 2017 An Aberdeen head housekeeper, who earlier this year won a top tourism...

Dufresne joins Team Tingue
31 August 2017 Laundry product supplier Tingue has appointed Adam Dufresne as...

Christeyns welcome new apprentices
30 August 2017 Two new apprentices join the Foundation Apprenticeship Scheme at...

New tool to help textile industry reduce water consumption
30 August 2017 DNV GL and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization...

Texcare Asia reaches 20-year milestone
29 August 2017 Texcare Asia, the sister event of Texcare International, has made...

Guild plans Scottish mini-conference
29 August 2017 The Guild of Cleaners and Launderers is holding a free-to-all...

CLEAN wins Green Apple award
24 August 2017 Leading independent hospitality laundry provider CLEAN has secured a...

Survey claims 8.9m Brits plagued by clothes moths
23 August 2017 Almost one-fifth (17%) of the population have recently experienced...

SoCom celebrates 25th anniversary with a party
22 August 2017 SoCom Informationssysteme, the IT service provider, is celebrating its...

Standard Textile and Vestagen establish strategic partnership for Vestex apparel
22 August 2017 Standard Textile Co, the global provider of total solutions in...

Jensen reports higher profitability in half-year results
21 August 2017 The Jensen-Group has reported an increase in operating profit (EBIT) for...

A big night ahead for LCN Awards 2017
18 August 2017 Congratulations to everyone who made the shortlist for the LCN Awards...

Jensen-Group celebrates 20-year listing
18 August 2017 Joined by the board of directors, employees and other stakeholders, Jesper...

The wait is over – we can reveal the shortlist for LCN Awards 2017
17 August 2017 The waiting is over. We are proud to reveal the shortlist for the LCN...

VF announces definitive agreement to acquire Williamson-Dickie
17 August 2017 VF Corporation, a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear...

UniFirst names Sintros president & CEO
15 August 2017 UniFirst Corporation has announced that its board of directors has...

HJ Weir nominated for business awards
14 August 2017 HJ Weir Engineering, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of...

Inwatec strengthens management team
14 August 2017 Inwatec has appointed 39-year-old Jørgen Jensen as chief operating...

LCN Awards 2017 - a big thank you
10 August 2017 Judging for the 2017 LCN Awards is now complete. We'll be issuing...

New president & CEO at Diversey
10 August 2017 Ilham Kadri has been appointed to serve as president and CEO of Diversey....

Cotswold laundry opts for Xeros
09 August 2017 A laundry in the Cotswolds has become the first in the UK to install the...

EcoFresh goes for Flux-Box
08 August 2017 Eco Fresh Laundry, based in Paddock Wood, Kent, provides wet cleaning as...

Leonard Automatics strengthens service technician team
08 August 2017 Laundry equipment manufacturer Leonard Automatics has appointed Isaac...

LLT’s Ware provides valuable laundry insights
07 August 2017 Keith Ware, vice president of sales with Lavatec Laundry Technology...

New £9.2 million Industrial Energy Efficiency Accelerator
07 August 2017 The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) is...

TSA appeals to membership to respond to Migration Advisory Committee
04 August 2017 Phillip Wright, chief executive at the Textile Services Association (TSA)...

New Industrial Energy Efficiency Accelerator for UK industry
03 August 2017 The Textile Services Association (TSA) has advised its members of a...

Reginald Chainey retires from Kannegiesser UK
03 August 2017 Following a distinguished and varied career spanning more than 30 years, as...

LCN Awards 2017: Entries closed in a midnight sprint for the line
02 August 2017 Midnight last night was the cut off for submissions to the LCN Awards...

New judge announced for LCN Awards 2017
01 August 2017 Another impressive industry name in the world of textile care, this time...

MIDNIGHT IS THE DEADLINE TO ENTER LCN AWARDS 2017
01 August 2017 The clock is ticking if you want to enter the LCN Awards 2017. Entries...

SEBCO wins Marketing Excellence award from Maytag
01 August 2017 SEBCO Laundry Systems, based in Raritan, New Jersey, received the...

DON'T FORGET TO ENTER LCN AWARDS 2017
01 August 2017 The clock is ticking if you want to enter the LCN Awards 2017. Entries...

Continental Girbau hammers homes for Habitat for Humanity
01 August 2017 Continental Girbau employees recently contributed to a Habitat for...

July 2017

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Christeyns staff help school garden grow
31 July 2017 Staff at laundry chemical manufacturer Christeyns recently helped...

TIME IS RUNNING OUT TO ENTER LCN AWARDS 2017
28 July 2017 The clock is ticking if you want to enter the LCN Awards 2017. Entries...

Apprenticeship survey deadline nears
28 July 2017 The Textile Services Association is reminding the textile services...

CLEAN invests £2.5million in Yeovil laundry
28 July 2017 Leading independent hospitality laundry provider CLEAN has revealed it...

Hercules Corp wins Maytag’s Red Carpet Service award
28 July 2017 Hercules Corporation of Hicksville, New York, received the Red Carpet...

Klopman announces record turnover
26 July 2017 Klopman, the Italian producer of fabrics for workwear garments, closes...

Mountville Mills introduces Colorstar logo mats
26 July 2017 Mountville Mills has introduced a range of logo mats printed on...

Excellence is Maytag international distributor of year
26 July 2017 Excellence Appliance Technologies, Quezon City, Manila, Philippines,...

Christeyns MD named president of Bradford Chamber of Commerce
25 July 2017 Nick Garthwaite, managing director of Christeyns UK, was elected as the...

Ideal Manufacturing named Midlands’ Best Business To Work For
25 July 2017 Ideal Manufacturing, the independent family run, laundry...

Tackling labour market abuses
25 July 2017 The Director of Labour Market Enforcement has today warned rogue employers...

Maytag awards OPL excellence
25 July 2017 Administradora Latinoamericana de Lavanderias, Guadalajara, Jalisco,...

Submissions open and venue confirmed for 2017 LCN Awards
24 July 2017 Following the announcement a few months ago that we will be hosting...

Lifetime contribution recognised at 2016 LCN awards
24 July 2017 The very first LCN Lifetime contribution award was won by Roger Salmon....

CINET teams up with LCN Awards scheme
24 July 2017 As well as being a winner in the UK, entrants in this year’s LCN...

Hospital laundry workshops planned
21 July 2017 Recognising the importance of the region’s healthcare market, the...

Dedicated areas highlight growth potential of Asian market
20 July 2017 With less than three months to go until Texcare Asia opens up for its...

Vision win at the E3 Business Awards 2017
20 July 2017 Nominated for three awards, global textile services company Vision...

Novak joins Continental as customer care associate
20 July 2017 Continental Girbau (Continental) has appointed Eric Novak as customer...

Hotel Healdsburg installs Electrolux laundry facility
20 July 2017 Laundrylux has unveiled a new case study on its website that examines how...

Lavatec earns Continental’s Business Partner of the Year award
18 July 2017 Continental Girbau Inc. has presented Lavatec Laundry Technology with...

McAninch joins CG West team
18 July 2017 Continental Girbau West (CG West) has appointed Jason McAninch to the CG...

Wash Cyclists race the sun!
17 July 2017 Ideal Manufacturing entered two teams of its Wash Cyclists into the ‘Race...

Clean is gold winner at RoSPA awards
17 July 2017 Leading independent laundry provider CLEAN has been named as a Gold...

Elis closes the acquisition of Bardusch’s operations
17 July 2017 Elis, a leading multi-services group in Europe and Latin...

Harco receives Maytag Quality Partner award
17 July 2017 Maytag Commercial Laundry presented Harco Co., Mississauga, Ontario,...

Hotel 2017 focus on tourism technology
14 July 2017 Technology is changing the way in which guest experience is measured in...

Full agenda planned for TRSA 2017 conference
14 July 2017 Presenters providing unique insights into linen, uniform and...

Continental names its distributors of the year
14 July 2017 Continental Girbau has presented Darling’s Sales & Service with its...

Leonard introduces two new folders
13 July 2017 Leonard Automatics just introduced two large piece folder stacking...

Crescent Laundry renews Hygienically Clean certification
13 July 2017 Crescent Laundry, Davenport, Iowa, has again achieved Textile Rental...

Techtextil North America shows continued growth
13 July 2017 The fourteenth edition of Techtextil North America took place June...

Christeyns UK wins manufacturer of year award
12 July 2017 Laundry chemical manufacturer Christeyns UK won the Manufacturer of the...

Clark named sales support engineer at Lavatec
12 July 2017 Well-known industry veteran Scott Clark has joined Lavatec Laundry...

HLAC re-accreditation for Linen King NW Arkansas
12 July 2017 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) has re-accredited...

Boiler industry plays key role in innovating to reduce emissions
12 July 2017 The chief executive of The Energy and Utilities Alliance (EUA), former MP...

Bringing sustainable fashion to the high street
11 July 2017 A new report into the environmental impact of the UK clothing...

Testing high performance clothing
11 July 2017 Versaperm, a leader in the measurement of vapour permeability, has...

Management changes at SoCom
10 July 2017 Peter Turek, managing director of SoCom Informationssysteme, has left...

Christeyns expands Scandinavian laundry interests
10 July 2017 The international detergent group Christeyns strengthens its position in...

De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms to host LCN Awards 2017
10 July 2017 It’s official! We are proud to announce that the 2017 LCN Awards will be...

Laundryheap launches service
05 July 2017 Laundryheap has announced the launch of its on-demand express drycleaning...

Double win for Carrington
04 July 2017 Workwear manufacturer Carrington celebrated a double win at The...

JSG well placed for seasonally busy summer
04 July 2017 Johnson Service Group, the UK textile rental provider, continued to...

Invengo launches Acuity Connect
04 July 2017 Invengo Textile Services has launched ACUITY Connect, a compact...

Crothall Chicago earns HC certification
03 July 2017 Crothall Laundry Services’ facility in Chicago, Illinois, is the...

Hygienically Clean at APIC
03 July 2017 More than 175 attendees of the recent Association for Professionals...

June 2017

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Educational experience at Clean
30 June 2017 As well as showcasing new product and services, Clean 2017 fulfilled...

HLAC re-accreditation for K-Bro Burnaby
30 June 2017 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) has re-accredited...

A Clean sweep
29 June 2017 In a whistle-stop tour of the Clean Show 2017 ahead of our in-depth...

International Drycleaners Congress gathers in Las Vegas
29 June 2017 Over 80 members of International Drycleaners Congress from eight...

Successful showings for HLAC
29 June 2017 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) made its mark on...

Berendsen cuts fleet carbon emission
27 June 2017 Berendsen has cut carbon emission by more than 2,000 tonnes and...

RP Adam welcomes Scottish business minister
26 June 2017 Paul Wheelhouse MSP, the Scottish Government’s Minister for...

ETSA Paris conference video goes online
26 June 2017 A video of the European Textile Services Association (ETSA) 2017...

Voltea introduces new systems brochure
26 June 2017 Voltea, the Netherlands-based supplier of electro-chemical...

Linencraft partners Gulf Laundrex expo
23 June 2017 Gulf Laundrex-Linen Care Expo, the premier trade show dedicated to the...

AmeriPride Memphis earns HC certification
23 June 2017 AmeriPride Services’ laundry in Memphis, Tennessee, has again...

Continental Girbau enjoys ‘best Show yet’
22 June 2017 Continental Girbau revealed new products and technologies during Clean...

Poseidon Textile Care System on show
22 June 2017 Posidon Textile Care Systems revealed the company’s highly...

Textilligence at Health+Care 2017
22 June 2017 Textilligence, the specialist in tracking and tracing of garments and...

Tingue appoints western sales rep
22 June 2017 Global laundry product supplier Tingue has appointed Seth Twarek as...

LLT reports a successful Clean
21 June 2017 Lavatec Laundry Technology (LLT) successfully introduced its new...

Mitre helps transform B&B into award winner
20 June 2017 A boutique B&B in Torquay has been given an AA 5 stars B&B award plus...

Visitor numbers up at biggest ever show
19 June 2017 There was a significant increase in visitor numbers at the 2017 Clean Show...

Maytag honours outstanding performance
19 June 2017 Hosted in Las Vegas, the Maytag Commercial Laundry 58th annual...

Richard Haworth introduces Kensington range
19 June 2017 Manchester-based linen manufacturer and supplier Richard Haworth has...

Laundry well represented at C.M.S. Berlin
16 June 2017 The laundry sector will be strongly represented at the...

Christeyns opens a new production plant in Brazil
15 June 2017 Belgian chemicals company Christeyns opened a new production plant...

HJ Weir signs partnership agreement with Milnor
15 June 2017 HJ Weir is now the exclusive authorised partner in the UK and Ireland...

UN chief warns of serious clean water shortages by 2050
15 June 2017 United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned that by...

Post-election stability “vital for business” says FSB
15 June 2017 The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) is calling for political...

Armstrong carries over 17,000 lines of spare parts
15 June 2017 The on-line parts shop launched by Armstrong Commercial Laundry Systems...

DuPont wins 2017 Bio-based Materials award
15 June 2017 DuPont Industrial Biosciences (DuPont) is the 2017 European...

Christeyns managers shortlisted for Women in Business Awards
12 June 2017 The finance director and the HR manager of laundry chemicals...

Creativity meets high-tech at Texprocess 2017
12 June 2017 Creativity meets high-tech – this summed up the atmosphere at this...

Elis agrees “in principle” to buy Berendsen
09 June 2017 French laundry services group Elis has improved its offer to buy UK...

Hydro Systems introduces Dositec Electromagnetic System
09 June 2017 Hydro Systems, the Cincinnati, Ohio-based independent manufacturer...

Braun unveils its latest innovations
09 June 2017 Braun laundry equipment is known worldwide for exceptional durability...

Tonrose Group shows commitment to Better Cotton Initiative
09 June 2017 The Tonrose Group, one of Europe’s longest established trade linen...

Vision and Riegel march forward
08 June 2017 Vision was at Clean 2017 visiting its American partner of just over a...

Award for Xeros firefighter PPE cleaning
08 June 2017 The Xeros NFPA 1851 compliant system for firefighters’ personal...

Looking ahead to Techtextil India 2017
08 June 2017 As Techtextil India gears up to expand into the garment machinery...

HLAC accreditation for Crown Health Florida laundry
08 June 2017 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) has re-accredited...

Exceptional figures for first two days
08 June 2017 Chair of the Clean Executive Committee Mary Scalco has released...

TRSA upgrades inspection management protocol
08 June 2017 TRSA has upgraded its inspection management protocol for Clean Green...

Milnor has its finger on the pulse
07 June 2017 Milnor hit the sustainability button square in the centre with the launch...

Laundry expo returns in 2018
07 June 2017 The fifth Indonesia International Clean & Laundry Exhibition will take...

Lavatec introduces ride-on shuttle
07 June 2017 Big news from Lavatec at Clean 2017 is the introduction of a new...

TRSA unveils latest laundry management guide
07 June 2017 TRSA unveiled at Clean 2017 its latest book, entitled Laundry Operations...

Lapauw now adds tunnel washing systems
06 June 2017 Lapauw International revealed at Clean 2017 that the company has...

Maytag showcases its Connect 360° system
06 June 2017 Maytag Commercial Laundry, a Whirlpool Corporation Commercial Laundry...

ADC shows firefighter turnout gear drying cabinet
06 June 2017 ADC, a Whirlpool Corporation Commercial Laundry brand, manufactures a...

Whirlpool showcases innovative machines
06 June 2017 Whirlpool Corporation Commercial Laundry – a family of brands...

Laundrapp looks to US expansion
06 June 2017 Laundrapp, the British start-up behind the award-winning laundry...

Airedale reports rise in phosphonate demand
06 June 2017 Airedale Chemical has reported massive increases in the demand...

Arpal Gulf signs new partner deal
06 June 2017 Arpal Gulf, a subsidiary of cleaning and detergent manufacturer RP Adam...

Milnor appoints directors for strategic accounts and marketing
06 June 2017 Pellerin Milnor Corporation has named Andre Blanc (pictured) as director...

Continental Girbau kicks off Clean 17
05 June 2017 Continental Girbau kicked off the laundry industry’s largest trade show...

Datamars and Impinj announce RFID partnership
05 June 2017 Datamars Textile ID announced its strategic partnership in the laundry...

Executive changes at Consolidated Laundry Machinery
05 June 2017 Consolidated Laundry Machinery (CLM), the producer of industrial...

Contact LCN during Clean 2017
02 June 2017 You can email the Laundry & Cleaning News International newsdesk...

ORDEIP acquired by ABS Laundry Business Solutions
01 June 2017 The ABS group, the global supplier of IT solutions to the laundry and...

May 2017

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Metalprogetti automation on show
31 May 2017 Metalprogetti designs and manufactures both manual and fully...

Xeros technology on show
31 May 2017 Xeros, the developer of polymer bead-based textile cleaning, will again...

Whirlpool showcases its brands
31 May 2017 Whirlpool Corporation Commercial Laundry will showcase its family of...

CLEAN call to back World Environment Day
30 May 2017 Leading independent laundry provider CLEAN is encouraging all businesses...

SHS passes HLC inspection
30 May 2017 Healthcare laundry Shared Hospital Services (SHS) of Portsmouth,...

Lavatec to introduce laundry software program
26 May 2017 Lavatec Laundry Technology will introduce its osLaundry software program...

R&B Wire Products expands US manufacturing
26 May 2017 R&B Wire Products, the manufacturer of wire laundry carts and linen,...

Tingue introduces hard-wearing ironer spools
25 May 2017 New guide tape spools for flatwork ironers from laundry product...

Linen revamp for tired hotel bathrooms
24 May 2017 Chris Tame, Mitre Linen’s national sales manager gives his top tips to...

HLAC accreditation for Mission’s Phoenix plant
24 May 2017 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) has re-accredited...

CleanCloud unveils iPad textile care POS app
24 May 2017 Software company CleanCloud has launched an iPad point of sale (POS)...

Emling joins MODRoto team
24 May 2017 Laundry cart manufacturer MODRoto has named Jameson Emling as regional...

Second coin-op laundry expo planned
23 May 2017 The 2nd International Coin-operated Laundry Expo will take place at...

Hohenstein introduces new medical textiles centre
22 May 2017 With effect from 1 May 2017, the Hohenstein Institute has set up a new...

Hygienically Clean message at ASCA
22 May 2017 Textile Rental Services Association of America (TRSA), the linen, uniform...

Maytag introduces commercial top-load washer
18 May 2017 Maytag Commercial Laundry is responding to the needs of the...

Alliance to discontinue IPSO sales in N America
18 May 2017 Alliance Laundry Systems announced on 11 May that it will discontinue...

Girbau signs joint venture with Shenguang
17 May 2017 Girbau and Chinese company Shenguang signed an agreement on 16 May...

Christeyns expands Cool Chemistry range
16 May 2017 Laundry chemical manufacturer Christeyns has expanded its Cool...

Innovation & disruption is theme at ETSA 2017
16 May 2017 ‘Innovation and disruption – the textile services sector in transition’...

Registration for JET Expo 2017
16 May 2017 Visitors registation is open for this year’s JET Expo, the French laundry...

ETSA to hold safety conference in London
16 May 2017 The European Textile Services Association has announced that following...

Living in Space provides a show highlight
15 May 2017 A space-travel oriented exhibition, Living in Space provided just one of...

CINET plans Clean Show program
15 May 2017 CINET, the European textile care association, is organising a...

Tailored roll cage rental for linen industry
12 May 2017 Roll Cage Rental has developed a plastic-lined metal roll cage to...

Launch of RFID ceiling tile reader
12 May 2017 PervasID, the Cambridge, UK-based RFID technology company, announces the...

The world of textile processing
12 May 2017 With 312 exhibitors from 36 countries (2015: 273 from 33 countries) and...

Guild revises Advanced Dry Cleaner/Launderer award
12 May 2017 Fellowship of the Guild of Cleaners and Launderers is the highest award...

CLEAN announces long-term partnership with Whitbread
11 May 2017 CLEAN, the independent laundry company providing linen and workwear...

RP Adam invests £125,000 in new filling line
11 May 2017 Detergent manufacturer RP Adam (Arpal Group) is set to increase...

Büfa expansion plans are on track
05 May 2017 Development at the Büfa Group is progressing well, with three...

Alex Reid brings Cocchi and Grandimpianti machines to UK market
04 May 2017 Leading laundry specialist and machine supplier, Alex Reid has announced...

Advantage Equipment expands its headquarters
04 May 2017 Advantage Equipment, the full-service laundry distributor serving...

JSG “on track to deliver management expectations”
04 May 2017 Johnson Service Group (JSG), the UK textile rental provider, has...

Richard Haworth introduces Bistro napkin range
02 May 2017 Richard Haworth, the Manchester-based linen supplier, has launched a range...

Wedding dress storage solution
02 May 2017 Foster-Stephens, the textile storage specialist, has added a new...

Converting to bead cleaning system
02 May 2017 Xeros, the developer of polymer bead-based textile cleaning, has developed...

April 2017

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Positive feedback ahead of Texcare Asia 2017
27 April 2017 The organisers of Texcare Asia 2017 report “tremendous feedback” from...

LCN Awards 2017
26 April 2017 Following on from the highly successful inaugural event in 2016, the...

CLEAN awarded safety accreditation
25 April 2017 CLEAN, the independent linen and workwear rental services provider,...

California Linen earns TRSA designation
25 April 2017 California Linen Services, Pasadena, has earned TRSA’s Hygienically...

Healthcare laundry standards “as important to OPLs as commercial, co-op laundries”
25 April 2017 On-premise laundries (OPLs) must hold themselves up to the same sort...

CLM introduces new mat roller
25 April 2017 Consolidated Laundry Machinery has released its two newly improved mat...

Xeros launches Symphony Project collaboration
21 April 2017 Xeros, the developer of polymer bead-based textile cleaning, has...

Electrolux Professional launches myPROzip
21 April 2017 Electrolux Professional has launched myPROzip, which it describes as...

HJ Weir Engineering announces launch of King ironer line
21 April 2017 HJ Weir has announced the formation of a working partnership with...

Xeros moves into Oz
20 April 2017 Xeros has announced that company’s polymer bead-based laundry systems are...

Girbau Industrial introduces FRB folder
20 April 2017 Girbau Industrial has introduced the FRB Flatwork Folder, a...

Unifirst laundries achieve food safety certification
20 April 2017 Three laundries operated by UniFirst Corp, the multi-location uniform...

Klopman celebrates 50 years
18 April 2017 Klopman International, a leading producer of technical fabrics for...

Alex Reid enters partnership with Unisec
11 April 2017 Alex Reid, the laundry chemical and machine supplier, has concluded a...

SoCom turns 25
11 April 2017 SoCom Informationssysteme, the IT service provider for the textile...

Kannegiesser USA and E-Tech merge to form Kannegiesser ETECH
11 April 2017 Kannegiesser USA, a wholly owned subsidiary of Herbert Kannegiesser...

Alliance partners Gulf Laundrex Expo
11 April 2017 Gulf Laundrex-Linen Care Expo, the premier trade show dedicated to the...

Tonrose adopts OrderWise customer service system
11 April 2017 UK trade linen company Tonrose has introduced pioneering customer...

OXXO expands its franchise operations
11 April 2017 OXXO Care Cleaners, the garment cleaning franchise, has announced the...

Stahl reports successful Expo
10 April 2017 Stahl Wäschereimaschinen of Germany reported a very positive response...

Xeros installation in Lyon
10 April 2017 Xeros, the developer of polymer bead-based textile cleaning,...

Infection control webinar planned
10 April 2017 The American Reusable Textile Association (ARTA) and Healthcare...

Oman joins Wholesale Commercial Laundry
10 April 2017 James Oman, a 23-year laundry industry veteran specialising in the...

MODRoto names regional sales manager
10 April 2017 Laundry cart manufacturer MODRoto has named Mike Ernst regional...

Fishers launches RFID research project
03 April 2017 Fishers, the commercial laundry and textile rental business, has launched...

Manufacturers lined up for Expo Detergo 2018
03 April 2017 The organiser of Expo Detergo has announced that 130 exhibitors have...

Mitre Linen to sponsor Boutique Hotelier Award
03 April 2017 Mitre Linen, the supplier to leading luxury and boutique hotels,...

March 2017

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Head housekeeper crowned hospitality hero
31 March 2017 Jean Ryrie, head housekeeper at Jurys Inn, Aberdeen airport, won the title...

Datamars introduces LaundryChip 401
30 March 2017 RFID specialist Datamars has announced the release of its LaundryChip...

Oeko-Tex introduces Leather Standard
30 March 2017 In time for its 25-year anniversary, the Oeko-Tex Association has...

Sealed Air sells Diversey Care for $3.2bn
30 March 2017 Sealed Air Corporation announced on 27 March that it has entered into...

Dow-DuPont merger gains EU approval
30 March 2017 The European Union approved on Monday 27 March the proposed merger...

Büfa launches Care 4.0 wet cleaning system
28 March 2017 Büfa Cleaning Systems, the Germany-based chemicals manufacturer,...

Dibella increases purchases of Fairtrade organic cotton
28 March 2017 Sustainable textiles for institutional business are breaking all records...

Tibard heading for record year
28 March 2017 Tibard, the workwear, uniform and laundry company, is on course to...

Advantage expands its sales team
28 March 2017 Advantage Equipment, the full-service laundry distributor serving...

Continental Girbau commences two-phase expansion project
27 March 2017 Continental Girbau recently broke ground on its third facility...

Press plans expansion
27 March 2017 Press Cleaners, based in Austin, Texas, is taking its modern approach...

AEG teams up with designers to launch Care Label Project
24 March 2017 To change the way we care for our clothes – prolonging their lives...

WSP launches Care Home Concept
24 March 2017 Processing person-specific laundry can present a challenge. Now, WSP,...

Poseidon partners with new distributors
24 March 2017 Poseidon Textile Care Systems (Poseidon) has expanded its...

Jensen Group reports another record year for revenue
23 March 2017 The Jensen-Group has reported another record year, with revenue for...

Chris Shepherd
23 March 2017 Chris Shepherd, the former advertisement manager of LCN/LCNi, passed...

TRSA makes industry's mark on Capitol Hill
23 March 2017 Representatives of member companies of the Textile Rental...

Tingue appoints Mid-South sales representative
23 March 2017 Global laundry product supplier Tingue has appointed Chris Turner...

Round Table provides valuable exchange of ideas
23 March 2017 The Round Table of Launderers and Dry Cleaners held its annual event in...

Over half of people find clothing care labels confusing
22 March 2017 A recent survey by an online label company has reported that 56% of people...

Healthcare accreditation is a message worth communicating
22 March 2017 Accreditation is important in validating a laundry’s expertise in...

Linen Panel provides SIG highlight
20 March 2017 The first main meeting of the Textile Services Association’s year took...

Government supports project to improve drycleaning chemical handling
20 March 2017 Canadians place a high value on the environment and on healthy...

Girbau’s TBS-50 tunnel washer earns WTL approval
20 March 2017 The Girbau TBS-50 batch washer has been awarded Water Technology List...

UV-C disinfection in commercial laundries
20 March 2017 UV-C disinfection is a technology that has been used for decades to...

Gulf Laundrex Linen Care Expo partners with EXPOdetergo
17 March 2017 Gulf Laundrex-Linen Care Expo, the premier trade show dedicated to the...

Tonrose Group appoints commercial director
17 March 2017 The Tonrose Group, the supplier of linen to the UK’s hospitality and...

Innovation is vital, Guild delegates told
15 March 2017 The Guild of Cleaners and Launderers Conference 2017 left delegates in...

HLAC reinforces accreditation message
15 March 2017 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) is encouraging...

AmeriPride earns Food Safety certification
15 March 2017 AmeriPride Services of Fresno, California, has earned the Textile...

Business reaction to Spring Budget
08 March 2017 Among the key points from Chancellor Philip Hammond’s Budget 2017...

Fishers unveils new livery
07 March 2017 Fishers, the Scottish laundry and textile rental services provider,...

Johnson Cleaners promotes spring brides
07 March 2017 Johnson Cleaners has launched a new wedding dress cleaning and...

Celebrating 20 years of service
07 March 2017 Continental Girbau has recognised Joel Jorgensen for 20 years of...

CLEAN launches its new “super” laundry
06 March 2017 CLEAN, the independent linen and workwear rental services provider,...

TRSA introduces workforce management summit
06 March 2017 The Textile Rental Services Association of America (TRSA) is expanding...

Mc Allister joins Continental Girbau
06 March 2017 Continental Girbau has appointed Dave “Mac” Mc Allister as director...

Whirlpool expands commercial laundry team
06 March 2017 Whirlpool Corporation Commercial Laundry has appointed Steve Gizzi...

SLS wins top Miele Professional award
03 March 2017 Miele Professional has awarded Hampshire-based Solent Laundry Solutions...

Johnson Service Group reports another year of significant progress
02 March 2017 Johnson Service Group reports a strong financial performance that...

February 2017

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Team complete Guild’s laundry technology training week
28 February 2017 The Guild of Cleaners and Launderers held a successful residential...

Twelfth Crothall laundry earns HCH certification
28 February 2017 The Crothall Laundry Services facility at La Mirada, California, is...

Apprenticeship survey deadline
28 February 2017 TSA submitted the Expression of Interest for the English Apprenticeship...

Poseidon extends its washer line
28 February 2017 Poseidon Textile Care Systems (Poseidon) has added a 33-pound capacity...

Spring-loaded carts from MODRoto
28 February 2017 Spring-loaded laundry carts from laundry product manufacturer MODRoto offer...

Launch of laundry extract cleaning service
27 February 2017 Swiftclean Building Services has launched a dedicated laundry...

Mitre introduces chefs wear in 2017 catalogue
27 February 2017 Mitre Linen, a leading supplier of hospitality linens, has introduced a...

Tingue promotes Acton to president
27 February 2017 Tingue, the global laundry product supplier, has named Ty Acton...

International Detergency Conference reveals 2017 programme
24 February 2017 The wfk – Cleaning Technology Institute in Germany will be holding the...

Electrolux Professional in wetcleaning partnership with Renzacci UK
23 February 2017 Electrolux Professional has announced a partnership with Renzacci UK,...

Mulberrys launches laundry app in San Francisco
23 February 2017 Mulberrys, the Minnesota-based laundry and drycleaning service, has...

Continental expands G-Flex Washer line
23 February 2017 Continental Girbau (Continental) has added a 33lbs capacity G-Flex Washer...

Precision AirConvey expands laundry and waste group
20 February 2017 Precision AirConvey (PAC) of Newark, Delaware, has established a new...

Rates rise threat for small businesses in London
20 February 2017 Small firms in London face uncertainty after details were revealed about...

Preparing for the new £1 coin
20 February 2017 Businesses across the UK are reminded that the new £1 coin comes...

DuPont Sorona recognised by World Textile Awards
20 February 2017 DuPont Industrial Biosciences announces that its renewably sourced...

Xeros launches firefighter PPE cleaning system
17 February 2017 Xeros has introduced polymer cleaning system for laundering...

Second solar project for AmeriPride
16 February 2017 PCI Solar has completed installation and commissioning of a rooftop...

New-look logo for DLI
16 February 2017 The Drycleaning and Laundry Institute celebrated its 110th anniversary with...

Laundrapp unveils global expansion
14 February 2017 Laundrapp, the British start-up behind the award-winning laundry...

White expands Canadian presence
13 February 2017 White Conveyors, the specialists in commercial laundry transport systems...

Cost-Less Parts unveils improved website
10 February 2017 Cost-Less Parts (CLP), the New Hampshire-based distributor of parts...

Vision recreates replica Titanic linens
09 February 2017 Vision Support Services, the Blackburn-based supplier and distributor...

Dick Albers retires from Milnor
09 February 2017 Pellerin Milnor Corporation has announced the retirement of laundry...

Laundries look to x-ray solutions
08 February 2017 Garments ruined because of forgotten pens and markers have always been a...

Xeros highlights White Rose savings
08 February 2017 Two years ago, the owner of London-based White Rose Laundries, Ejaz...

CLEAN appoints Calder as service development director
07 February 2017 CLEAN, the independent linen and workwear rental services provider,...

Two join CG West’s team
07 February 2017 Continental Girbau West (CG West) has made two additions to its team....

It’s a Mini adventure for Boxed Bridal!
06 February 2017 When Nickie Jenvey decided to promote the specialist services of...

Christeyns acquires Team Systems
03 February 2017 Following the success of its Cole & Wilson dry- and wetcleaning business...

Agencies reject report linking linens to deaths
03 February 2017 State and federal health officials have reaffirmed their earlier...

Girbau and Ideal Manufacturing host wetcleaning event
02 February 2017 Laundry equipment specialist Girbau UK teamed up with Ideal...

HLAC makes two board appointments
02 February 2017 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) has elected two...

Alex Reid announces big plans for 2017
01 February 2017 Alex Reid, the drycleaning and laundry consumables specialist, will build...

January 2017

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Christeyns acquires final shares in Klenzan
31 January 2017 Laundry chemicals manufacturer Christeyns UK has purchased a further...

Looking ahead to TSA Special Interest Group
30 January 2017 The Textile Services Association will be hosting its Special Interest...

Small businesses speak out on Brexit
27 January 2017 The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) this week published it...

Voltea strengthens global sales team
27 January 2017 Voltea, the Netherlands-based supplier of electro-chemical...

Veit looks to show customised solutions
25 January 2017 Veit, the manufacturer of ironing equipment for the textile care industry,...

Camplings Linen unveils £5m laundry
25 January 2017 Camplings Linen unveiled its new £5 million commercial laundry in...

Oeko-Tex joins ZDHC Programme
24 January 2017 Oeko-Tex, the Germany-based international certification association,...

American Laundry Products acquires Clenacorp
24 January 2017 American Laundry Products, the South Carolina-based manufacturer of...

GoodTextiles trustees commence duties
24 January 2017 Dibella, a pioneer in sustainably produced textiles for...

Positive outlook ahead of Texprocess 2017
23 January 2017 German and European manufacturers of sewing and garment technology...

Florida Linen plants earn Hygienically Clean Healthcare certification
23 January 2017 Two Florida Linen Services facilities, at Pompano Beach and Jensen...

Dibella promotes sustainable African cotton
20 January 2017 The German industrial textile business, Dibella, has signed a...

Berendsen’s latest Durham plant opened by HRH Princess Royal
17 January 2017 Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal officially opened Berendsen’s...

Water savings for TSA members
16 January 2017 Textile Services Association members can receive an update on how to...

JSG sells drycleaning business to Timpson for £8.25m
13 January 2017 Johnson Service Group announced on 5 January that it has sold its...

White Conveyors restructures management team
13 January 2017

Deadline looms for laundry apprenticeship proposal
13 January 2017 The Textile Services Association is reminding the textile services...

TRSA conference focus on Trump era impact
13 January 2017 The latest developments in the Trump administration affecting the...

UniFirst plants earn Hygienically Clean food safety certification
12 January 2017 UniFirst Corporation facilities in Tampa, Florida, and Tulsa, Oklahoma,...

CBPE Capital acquires Safechem from Dow
09 January 2017 CBPE Capital LLP (CBPE) has acquired Safechem Europe from The Dow...

Oeko-Tex revises regulations in anniversary year
09 January 2017 This January, the Oeko-Tex brand celebrates its 25th anniversary with...

National apprenticeship week in March
09 January 2017 This spring’s National Apprenticeship Week 2017 is co-ordinated by...

Increased validation for healthcare standard
06 January 2017 The Textile Rental Services Association of America (TRSA) reports that...

R.W. Martin names Ottman as president
06 January 2017 R.W. Martin & Sons, the North American remanufacturer and provider...

Tingue names Green as VP human resources
05 January 2017 Tingue, the global laundry product supplier, has appointed Douglas...

Xeros wins Facilities Management award
05 January 2017 Xeros, the developer of polymer bead-based textile cleaning, has...

Girbau Industrial works with Lavatec on Novo installations
04 January 2017 Girbau Industrial recently collaborated with Lavatec on two...

Hospital linen managers announce forum days
03 January 2017 The Society of Hospital Linen Service and Laundry Managers has announced...

Rentokil Initial forms hygiene services joint venture with Haniel
03 January 2017 Rentokil Initial and Haniel & Cie are to form a joint venture. It will...

White Knight Laundry Services goes into administration
03 January 2017 White Knight Laundry Services Limited is in administration and is no...

December 2016

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Braun receives plaque of appreciation
19 December 2016 G.A. Braun, of Syracuse, New York, recently completed a 101,000sq/ft...

5àsec opens shop in Yangon
19 December 2016 Textile experts 5àsec gained its first foothold in Myanmar by opening...

MODRoto upgrades cart line to HDPE plastic
16 December 2016 Laundry cart manufacturer MODRoto is now offering its entire line of...

Messe Frankfurt hails a profitable year
16 December 2016 The Messe Frankfurt Group, the organiser of the Texcare International...

EPA names perc for review under TSCA legislation
15 December 2016 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced this month...

Healthcare laundry community gathers to discuss trends
15 December 2016 More than 200 commercial laundry professionals participated in the...

Xeros named as a top water saving technology
15 December 2016 Xeros, the developer of polymer bead-based textile cleaning, has been...

RP Adam welcomes MP to Selkirk HQ
13 December 2016 Calum Kerr, MP for Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk, visited...

Guild to hold laundry technology training course
13 December 2016 The Guild of Cleaners and Launderers has organised a residential...

Whirlpool strengthens its commercial laundry team
12 December 2016 Whirlpool Corporation Commercial Laundry has appointed two industry...

How commercial laundry will change in 2017
12 December 2016 As global efforts toward energy efficiency and conservation advance,...

Jet Expo sets the dates for 2017 event
09 December 2016 JET Expo, the French laundry and drycleaning show, will take place from 14...

Linen Connect supports Tower lifeboat team
09 December 2016 Linen Connect, the supplier of bed, bath, kitchen and table linens,...

Healthcare laundry in focus
09 December 2016 The organisers of the fourth Indonesia International Clean &...

Mulberrys acquires GreenStreets
08 December 2016 Mulberrys, the Minnesota-based laundry and drycleaning service, has...

Voltea appoints chief operations officer
08 December 2016 Voltea, the Netherlands-based supplier of electro-chemical...

Living in space is Techtextil 2017 theme
07 December 2016 In cooperation with the European Space Agency (ESA) and the German...

Tingue appoints Midwest sales representative
07 December 2016 Tingue, the global laundry product supplier, has appointed Jordan Morfitt...

Armstrong appoints technical service advisor
07 December 2016 Matthew Jones has joined Armstrong Commercial Laundry Systems as...

Texcare Forum Singapore ends on bright note
06 December 2016 Texcare Forum Singapore, an affiliated event of Texcare Asia, welcomed...

MIP acquires Cromptons Healthcare
06 December 2016 MIP, the global supplier of reusable healthcare products, has announced...

November saw rise Hygienically Clean certified laundries in the United States
01 December 2016 The North American trade association, TRSA, awarded 10 Hygienically...

Award-winning Christeyns raises the bar in Yorkshire
01 December 2016 Laundry chemical manufacturer Christeyns is certainly raising the bar...

TRSA February summit will tour two-year-old plants
01 December 2016 Visits to two textile services facilities opened in 2014 and filled...

November 2016

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TRSA February summit features tours of two-year-old plants
30 November 2016 Visits to two textile services facilities opened in 2014 and filled...

Make a date for the LCN Awards 2017
30 November 2016 Following on from the success of the inaugural LCN Awards in October...

TSA: CEO Philip Wright comments on Autumn Statement
25 November 2016 HM Treasurer Philip Hammond’s Autumn statement contained nothing...

TRSA production summit features tours of two-year-old plants
24 November 2016 Visits to two textile services facilities opened in 2014 and filled...

Vision Support Services to launch online shop
21 November 2016 Vision Support Services, the supplier and distributor of luxury,...

CLEAN survey discovers secrets of a good stay
18 November 2016 Hotel guests seek the squishiness of a pillow and plumpness of a...

Girbau helps out lifeboat station
17 November 2016 Girbau UK has donated one of its HS-6008 washers to the RNLI’s Tower...

ABS and Jensen form Gotli Labs AG
17 November 2016 The Jensen-Group and ABS Laundry Business Solutions have joined forces...

Laundry cart features lockable lid
16 November 2016 Laundry cart manufacturer MODRoto has unveiled its Poly-Trux 72S bulk...

Clean 2017 registration now open
16 November 2016 Registration is now open for Clean 2017, the laundry, drycleaning and...

Xeros helps hotel spa make savings
16 November 2016 Xeros, the developer of polymer bead-based textile cleaning, has updated...

TSA annual conference a huge success
15 November 2016 The Textile Services Association held a highly successful annual...

Lapauw announces team changes
15 November 2016 After successfully representing Lapauw and its machinery on the...

Xeros introduces smaller model
14 November 2016 Xeros, the developer of polymer bead-based textile cleaning, has...

HLAC expertise at APIC conferences
14 November 2016 The expertise and standards of the Healthcare Laundry Accreditation...

Soiled linen “may cause C. difficile contamination in hospitals”
10 November 2016 An investigation of a laundry facility that services several...

Up To Date announces new healthcare laundry
10 November 2016 Up To Date Laundry has announced plans to build an additional...

UKFT launches “Made It” initiative
09 November 2016 The UK Fashion and Textile Association has launched a partnership with...

Mascot introduces insulated jacket range
09 November 2016 Workwear manufacturer Mascot has integrated the recognised...

HSE publishes 2016 health and safety at work summary
09 November 2016 The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has published its work-related...

Yoga offers benefits for Christeyns staff
08 November 2016 Laundry chemical manufacturer Christeyns takes employee welfare...

White Conveyors previews new products
08 November 2016 White Conveyors, the manufacturers of automated garment sorting, storage...

Study reveals superbugs on nurses’ scrubs
07 November 2016 The “scrubs” of intensive care unit (ICU) nurses often pick...

See you at the TSA National Conference 2016
07 November 2016 The team at Laundry and Cleaning News looks forward to meeting friends...

Techtextil Russia to be held annually
03 November 2016 Responding to the needs of the technical textiles and fibrous...

Oeko-Tex has big plans for anniversary year
03 November 2016 Textile manufacturers, brands, and retailers around the world know that...

TSA appoints new office manager and PA to CEO
03 November 2016 Roseanne Awosika has joined the Textile Services Association team as its...

SoCom provides software solution to Linencraft
02 November 2016 SoCom, the European specialist software supplier for the textile...

Expo Clean visits with the Minister of Tourism
01 November 2016 Organisers of the fourth Indonesia International Clean & Laundry...

October 2016

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Tonrose makes two key appointments
31 October 2016 The Tonrose Group, the supplier of linen to the UK’s hospitality and...

Texcare Asia sets new show date in 2017
28 October 2016 Texcare Asia will take place at the Shanghai New International Expo...

Record-breaking August for overseas visits to UK
27 October 2016 New figures released today show that it was a record-breaking August...

ABS Group signs agreement with EID System
27 October 2016 ABS Belgium, the global supplier of IT solutions to the laundry and...

LCN Awards 2016:winners
25 October 2016 The laundry and drycleaning industry received a well-deserved pat on the...

UniMac unveils its international website
24 October 2016 UniMac, a brand of Alliance Laundry Systems, has launched its...

Welsh Secretary visits Mitre Linen
21 October 2016 Mitre Linen, the supplier to leading luxury and boutique hotels,...

Girbau UK appoints sales manager for Scotland
20 October 2016 Laundry equipment specialist Girbau UK has appointed Sharon Laing area...

Stahl hosts opening of joint venture
19 October 2016 Stahl welcomed guests to the official opening of its joint venture...

Travelling Scholarships announced for 2017
13 October 2016 The Worshipful Company of Launderers has announced that the...

Russian industry “doubled in value terms”
13 October 2016 The Russian market for laundry and cleaning services may reach US$1...

Laundries “must automate to survive”
13 October 2016 The message from World Textile Services Congress, which took place on...

Recognising fire hazards in the workplace
13 October 2016 The Fire Protection Association (FPA), the UK's national fire...

BASF launches low temperature Lavergy
13 October 2016 BASF has developed a new solution for low temperature liquid...

DLI and NCA host 2017 conference
13 October 2016 The Drycleaning and Laundry Institute and the National Cleaners...

Flexco provides effective splicing of laundry belts
13 October 2016 Flexco Europe, the German subsidiary of Flexco (Flexible Steel...

Laundry businesses can seek pensions advice
13 October 2016 Laundry businesses are amongst the 1.8 million businesses that need...

Book your place at the LCN Awards 2016
11 October 2016 Places for the first ever Laundry and Cleaning News Awards (LCN...

Laundrylux offers hurricane recovery program
11 October 2016 Laundrylux is offering a disaster recovery program for laundromats...

Detox campaign launched by Oeko-Tex
11 October 2016 The Oeko-Tex Association has launched a Detox To Zero assessment tool...

Laundry On-Demand at Jet Expo
11 October 2016 Léon Wennekes, secretary general of CINET, the International Committee...

Electrolux Professional adds to R&D investment
11 October 2016 Electrolux Professional has continued investment in its laundry R&D...

Clean is finalist at Amazon Growing Business Awards
11 October 2016 Clean, the independent linen and workwear rental services provider,...

Vision launches Where’s Victor?
10 October 2016 Global textile supplier and distributor, Vision Support Services,...

Girbau UK appoints operations director
10 October 2016 Commercial and industrial laundry equipment specialist Girbau UK...

Cleanly expands pickup laundry service
07 October 2016 Cleanly, the app-based laundry and drycleaning delivery service launched...

Zollinger joins the Tingue team
07 October 2016 Tingue, the global laundry product supplier, has appointed Aaron Zollinger...

Places left on Guild laundry manager course
07 October 2016 A reminder that the Guild of Cleaners and Launderers is holding a...

Girbau UK offers hoteliers free laundry audit
06 October 2016 Girbau UK is offering visitors to this month’s Independent Hotel Show a...

Electrolux promotes free-fuel Excellence
04 October 2016 Electrolux Professional, is marking the third anniversary of its Centre...

How laundries can weather drought conditions
04 October 2016 As Southern California continues to struggle with extreme drought...

Whirlpool Commercial Laundry creates a strong team
03 October 2016 Whirlpool Corporation Commercial Laundry recently restructured its sales...

Washclub launches WashClub Buzz
03 October 2016 WashClub, the New York-based on-demand laundry and drycleaning...

September 2016

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Berendsen at Care Show 2016
30 September 2016 Berendsen will showcase its linen rental and laundry services for clients...

Drycleaner fined for operating without permit
30 September 2016 The owner of a drycleaning business in Royston, Hertfordshire, was...

Lavatec LT appoints regional sales manager
29 September 2016 Sean Crimmins has been appointed as regional sales manager northeast...

Top marks for TRSA’s Executive Exchange
29 September 2016 Operator member launderers and associate member suppliers offered...

Xeros report examines hotel laundry costs
27 September 2016 Xeros, the developer of polymer bead-based textile cleaning, has released...

The value of linen on video
27 September 2016 The Textile Services Association (TSA) has released a video as an...

Tips for gas-safe workplace
27 September 2016 The National Accident Helpline provided six tips to ensure businesses have...

Tonrose Group joins Better Cotton Initiative
26 September 2016 The Tonrose Group, the supplier of linen to the UK’s hospitality and...

UniFirst acquires Arrow Uniform
26 September 2016 UniFirst Corporation, the provider of workplace uniforms and...

Inspiring leadership at TSA national conference
22 September 2016 The theme of the Textile Services Association’s National Conference 2016...

Beatty elected as DLI president
22 September 2016 The Drycleaning & Laundry Institute (DLI) Board of Directors has...

Washio on-demand dryclean service ceases trading
22 September 2016 Washio, the Santa Monica, California-based on-demand laundry and...

Ask the laundry Elexperts
20 September 2016 Electrolux Professional is inviting laundry operators to Ask the...

WashClub partners with Tweeds Dry Cleaning
20 September 2016 WashClub, the New York-based on-demand laundry and drycleaning...

Small firms resilient in absorbing wage costs
19 September 2016 The Federation of Small Businesses says that the UK’s small firms have...

HLAC members discuss infection prevention
19 September 2016 Members of the board of directors of the Healthcare Laundry...

Electrolux named sustainability leader
16 September 2016 The latest video on the Laundrylux website highlights the fact...

HLAC seeks nominations for board
15 September 2016 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC), a...

Tingue introduces automated laundry cart dumper
13 September 2016 Laundry product supplier Tingue has introduced a hydraulic laundry...

Strong bookings for Expo Laundry 2017
12 September 2016 Organisers of the fourth Indonesia International Clean & Laundry...

Engage modern methods is Guild’s message
09 September 2016 The Guild of Cleaners and Launderers held a highly...

Advantage Equipment celebrates 20 years
09 September 2016 Advantage Equipment Inc. (Advantage), in Akron, Ohio, will commemorate...

HLAC president warns of “disposable mindset”
08 September 2016 The “disposable mindset” is one of the biggest challenges facing...

Johnson Service Group reports strong performance
06 September 2016 The Johnson Service Group has announced a strong performance for the...

Sensene launched by Dow and Safechem
06 September 2016 Sensene is a new solvent from Dow and Safechem. Based on an...

Visits will highlight TRSA’s MMI agenda
06 September 2016 Tours of three nearby textile services industry production...

Laundry Expo 2016 is a success
05 September 2016 The 17th China International Laundry Industry Exhibition (Laundry Expo...

Nisbets announces acquisition of Mitre Linen
02 September 2016 Nisbets, the UK supplier of catering and kitchen equipment, has announced...

Innovation is key topic for JET Expo conference
02 September 2016 JET Expo, the French laundry and drycleaning show, is to hold its...

TSA Special Interest agenda goes online
02 September 2016 After a successful February event, the Textile Services Association will...

August 2016

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Christeyns recruits new apprentices
31 August 2016 Laundry chemical manufacturer, Christeyns, has recruited two new...

Guild discusses new solvents
30 August 2016 The Guild of Cleaners and Launderers will focus on new drycleaning...

CG West expands technical team
30 August 2016 Continental Girbau West (CG West) has appointed Efrain Munoz as...

Guild to hold laundry manager training course
26 August 2016 The Guild of Cleaners and Launderers has organised a laundry...

Cintas to acquire G&K Services
26 August 2016 Cintas Corporation and G&K Services announced on 16 August that they...

Laundrylux updates website video content
25 August 2016 The latest video on the Laundrylux website demonstrates how...

Cintas chairman announces retirement
25 August 2016 Cintas Corporation, the provider of highly specialised services to...

Clean 2017 opens exhibit sales
24 August 2016 Exhibit sales are open for Clean 2017, the laundry, drycleaning and...

Ecodown jackets used recycled PET bottles
24 August 2016 Thermore, the Italian –based company that produces thermal insulation...

Johnson joins TCATA technology committee
24 August 2016 Gerald Henke, president of the Textile Care Allied Trades Association,...

RAL hygiene certificate awarded to Bardusch
23 August 2016 The Bardusch laundry in Mosonmagyaróvár is one of the first laundries...

ALM appoints three to board
23 August 2016 The Association for Linen Management has appointed three...

Disaster planning features on TRSA agenda
22 August 2016 Planning textile services business continuation following major...

Final day for LCN Awards entries
19 August 2016 Make sure your entries are in for the LCN Awards 2016. Nomination forms...

Industry gives views on Laundry Trailblazer apprenticeship
19 August 2016 The textile services industry has provided its views as part of...

Two days to LCN Awards deadline
18 August 2016 Make sure your entries are in for the LCN Awards 2016. Nomination forms...

Tingue unveils flatwork ironer safety kit
17 August 2016 Laundry product supplier Tingue has produced a flatwork ironer safety...

HLAC expands accreditation inspection team
17 August 2016 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC), a nonprofit...

Counting down to LCN Awards deadline
16 August 2016 Make sure your entries are in for the LCN Awards 2016. Nomination forms...

New supplement for PPE
16 August 2016 The Oeko-Tex Association has published two updated supplements on...

MODRoto appoints Rodriguez national sales manager
15 August 2016 Laundry cart manufacturer MODRoto has appointed Dan Rodriguez as...

Gold safety award for Clean
11 August 2016 Clean, the independent linen and workwear rental services provider, has...

Fishers supports children’s hospice
10 August 2016 Fishers Laundry is providing a full laundry service free of charge...

Testing for anti-dust mite effectiveness of textiles
09 August 2016 Scientific studies have confirmed a link between dust mite allergens and...

MMI agenda will include plant visits
09 August 2016 Tours of three nearby textile services industry production...

MODRoto unveils flare truck
08 August 2016 Laundry cart manufacturer MODRoto has unveiled its 25P-24 flare...

LLT appoints experienced regional sales manager
08 August 2016 Lavatec Laundry Technology (LLT) has appointed industry veteran Jim...

Continental makes award to Girbau Industrial distributor
05 August 2016

HLAC plans on-site research into best practice
05 August 2016 The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) is seeking the...

DuPont fibres make up Dragon uniform
04 August 2016 DuPont Industrial Biosciences has announced its collaboration with...

Awards for Continental’s Distributors of the Year
04 August 2016 Continental Girbau recently recognised three distributors for...

Continental names LG Electronics as business partner 2015
03 August 2016 Continental Girbau has named LG Electronics USA (LG) as its 2015...

The Dry Cleaner App continues expansion
03 August 2016 The Dry Cleaner App has launched its new fully-functional website...

Vision celebrates its 150th anniversary
03 August 2016 Vision Support Services has commemorated the 150th anniversary of...

WashClub expands to Colorado
03 August 2016 WashClub, the New York-based on-demand laundry and drycleaning...

Secure splicing of cotton laundry belts
02 August 2016 Flexco (Flexible Steel Lacing Company), the leading international...

It’s time to send us your LCN Awards nominations
02 August 2016 Can we remind all our readers that nomination forms for the first Laundry...

Girbau UK appoints Mitchell to technical sales role
02 August 2016 Girbau UK has appointed Nick Mitchell to a technical sales role within...

TRSA announces annual award winners
02 August 2016 Textile Rental Services Association of America (TRSA) has named some of...

Hilton Kensington laundry equipped by Girbau UK
01 August 2016 Hilton London Kensington is the latest Hilton Hotel in the UK to have...

Electrolux Professional boosts UK sales team
01 August 2016 Electrolux Professional, has appointed Russell Mayes as regional...

July 2016

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Electrolux Professional receives Plus X awards
29 July 2016 Electrolux Professional received a trio of globally recognised...

HLAC to expand process monitoring
29 July 2016 The board of directors of the Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council...

Continental’s Conference of Champions a success
28 July 2016 Continental Girbau’s Conference of Champions, held recently in...

WashClub adds second Florida location
28 July 2016 WashClub, the New York-based on-demand laundry and drycleaning...

Berendsen joins SOFHT as supporting company member
26 July 2016 Textile management solutions company Berendsen has joined The Society of...

Sharing textile services experiences
26 July 2016 Nearly 125 textile services industry executives from linen and uniform...

Tingue appoints Bridge as regional sales manager
26 July 2016 Tingue, the global laundry product supplier has appointed Jamie Bridge...

LIMITED EDITION LAUNDRY PRINTS
25 July 2016 Ideal Manufacturing is giving away copies of its iconic marketing artwork...

Lapauw hails Texcare 2016 a success
22 July 2016 The 2016 Texcare show in Frankfurt has been a milestone for Lapauw. For...

Counting down to the LCN Awards 2016 entry deadline
22 July 2016 1 August fast approaches so get your entries in for the LCN Awards 2016....

Ideal wins innovation award
21 July 2016 Open to all manufacturers in the area, the Made in Central & East...

LCN Awards 1 August entry deadline approaches
20 July 2016 Get your entries in for the LCN Awards 2016. Just a reminder that...

Girbau opens a window on your linen
20 July 2016 The launch of Girbau's new FRB folder at Texcare was a success, says...

Industrial laundry industry praises NYC Clean Act
20 July 2016 On Thursday, July 14, the New York City Council passed the Clean Act...

Lifetime achievement award
14 July 2016 In recognition of his life's work, Professor Dr Josef Kurz from...

Wright appointed chief executive at TSA
14 July 2016 Dr Philip Wright has been appointed as chief executive to the...

Integrity Laundry Solutions expands
12 July 2016 Integrity Laundry Solutions (Integrity) has opened a new branch office...

Award for outstanding contribution
11 July 2016 Prof. Dr. Josef Kurz from the Hohenstein Institute in Germany received...

WashClub opens San Francisco branch
08 July 2016 WashClub, the New York-based on-demand laundry and drycleaning...

Exhibitors registration now open
07 July 2016 Registration is now open for the fourth Indonesia International Clean...

Technical team member at TSA
06 July 2016 Shyju Skariah has joined the Textile Services Association team as its...

Johnson Service Group forecasts strong first half
06 July 2016 Johnson Service Group (JSG) has announced that it expects to deliver...

ETSA members turnover reaches nearly €6bn
05 July 2016 Total turnover of European Textile Services Association members in 2015...

Cordura celebrates futuristic workwear designs
01 July 2016 The Cordura brand team celebrated at the Professional Clothing Awards...

Continental Girbau expands head office team
01 July 2016

Two new faces join Armstrong team
01 July 2016 Armstrong Commercial Laundry Systems has made two appointments to its...

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ABS Laundry Business Solutions opens Tokyo office
28 June 2016 ABS Laundry Business Solutions Group, the supplier of automation and...

Associations look to a post-Brexit future
27 June 2016 With Britain’s decision to leave the European Union confirmed after...

MSP visits Fishers head office
27 June 2016 Willie Rennie, MSP for North East Fife, visited Fishers, the...

Christeyns awarded three stars
24 June 2016 Christeyns UK, the Bradford-based laundry chemical manufacturer, was...

Scarab Group introduces Xeros system
23 June 2016 Xeros, the developer of polymer bead-based textile cleaning, announced...

CEE-TEX summit program announced
22 June 2016 CINET, the International Committee of Professional Textile Care, is...

LCN Awards nomination forms are online
21 June 2016 Just a reminder that nomination forms for the first Laundry and Cleaning...

Texcare attracts record number of international visitors
21 June 2016 Texcare International 2016 closed last week with a 10% increase in the...

Top 50 ranking for Vision
21 June 2016 Vision Support Services has been ranked number 46 in the Sunday...

Report encourages cleaners to embrace wetcleaning
20 June 2016 Professional drycleaners are being urged to make the switch to the...

RP Adam expands customer support team
18 June 2016 Detergent manufacturer RP Adam (Arpal Group) has expanded its...

Vision wins award for Business of the Year
17 June 2016 Vision Support Services has been named Business of the Year at the 2016...

Safety show preview available
16 June 2016 The official show preview for Safety & Health Expo, in partnership with...

TRSA introduces Hygienically Clean Hospitality
15 June 2016 The Textile Rental Services Association (TRSA) is extending its...

CINET Global Best Practices Award 2106 goes to Hungarian laundry
13 June 2016 Texcare saw a leading Hungarian laundry walk away with CINET’s top award...

Texcare celebrates its 60th anniversary with cake
13 June 2016 Texcare International celebrates its 60th anniversary this year. Under...

Domus airs its green dryer
13 June 2016 Domus, under the Onnera umbrella, unveiled its green dryer at Texcare...

Schulthess unveils Spirit wmi washing machines
13 June 2016 Schulthess, the Swiss manufacturer of professional laundry equipment,...

Texcare “more international than ever”
09 June 2016 Texcare International 2016 will open its doors on a record number...

Lavatec presents technical advances
09 June