Continental Girbau has presented Darling’s Sales & Service with its 2016 On-Premise Laundry Distributor of the Year award, an honour that distinguishes distributors for outstanding performance in the on-premise laundry market; Fowler Equipment with the Distributor of the Year award for outstanding sales and support in both the vended and on-premise laundry markets; and Laundry Systems of Tennessee with the Girbau Industrial Laundry Distributor of the Year award for unsurpassed performance in the industrial laundry market.

Darling’s, in Blaine, Minnesota, received its twelfth OPL distributor award since partnering with Continental in 1995. Family owned for 50 years, the full-service distributorship works closely with customers to improve on-premise laundry productivity and efficiency through assistance with financial planning and selection of advanced laundry equipment to slash utilities and energy consumption.

Fowler in Bloomfield, New Jersey, earned Continental’s distributor of the year award for both on-premise and vended laundry sales. It also earned Continental’s multi-housing distributor award.

Laundry Systems of Tennessee, based in Sevierville, is a full-service vended, on-premise and industrial laundry equipment distributor serving Tennessee and the Carolinas. The family owned company provides tunnel systems, washers, dryers, feeders, ironers, folders, stackers and ozone systems, as well as a fully stocked parts warehouse and a staff of factory-trained technicians.