The LADAs

The LADAs 2018 will take place at Mercedes-Benz World, Brooklands, Surrey, on Thursday 1 November 2018.

If you are interested in being a part of LADAs 2018, make sure to add your details with the button below to make sure that you are sent all the relevant information.

Categories for 2018 are:

  • Best New Product
  • Best Newcomer
  • Commercial Laundry of the year
  • Drycleaner / Wetcleaner of the year
  • Green Impact
  • Machinery Distributor
  • Most Innovative
  • Responsible Business Award
  • SME Laundry
  • Trainee of the year
  • Training & Education
  • Unsung Hero
  • Lifetime Achievement
  • Nominate Here

    Nominations close 20 July 2018

    Read about the LADA 2017 awards for inspiration on entering this year!

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    The Laundry & Drycleaning Awards 2017. And what a night it was. Our biggest and best awards event yet.

    245 guests. One spectacular venue - Mercedes-Benz World in Surrey. A champagne reception. F1 simulator driving competition. A three-course meal. Over 100 tweets using the #LADAs2017. One raffle with amazing prizes, raising £2,660 for Pancreatic Cancer UK, plus an additional £1,000 generously donated on the night by Linen Connect!

    And a celebration of the industry’s stars … all amongst the backdrop of beautiful cars!

    Congratulations to everyone who was nominated for an award. You are all true stars and a credit and inspiration to your industry.

    WATCH THE LADAs 2017 VIDEO!





    And the winners are …

    • Best New Product: Ecolab Oxyguard 40
    • Best Newcomer: Waeshous
    • Commercial Laundry of the year: Fishers
    • Drycleaner / Wetcleaner of the year: Elite Drycleaners
    • Green Impact: Connoisseur Drycleaners
    • Machinery Distributor: HJ Weir Engineering
    • Most Innovative: CLEAN
    • SME Laundry: CanDo Laundry
    • Trainee of the year: Ideal Manufacturing Ltd’s Chris Francis
    • Training & Education: Electrolux Professional’s Mick Christian
    • Unsung Hero: AGS’s Greg Simons
    • Lifetime Achievement: Dane Realstar’s Paul Higgs
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    Plus a special nod to our star golfer, who came first in the LADAs golf day, James Sampson from LSI Energy (right).

    The Laundry & Cleaning Today team would sincerely like to thank everyone who came to the LADAs this year. It was a truly memorable evening, a huge amount of fun and a lot of laughter!

    In fact, we had such a good time and such fantastic feedback on the night, and on Twitter, that we’re already making our plans to go even bigger and even better next year!



    Look out for the full report, including the judges decision process, in the upcoming December edition of Laundry and Cleaning Today.

    For all the photos from the night, take a look at our LADAs event gallery.

    We look forward to seeing you at The LADAs 2018!

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