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Every industry is looking at ways of reducing waste and ours is of no exception. Here Tina Gleed takes a look at sustainable textiles and what’s happening in the industry to reduce the amount of waste that is sent to landfill.
Laundry: Order of service Laundry businesses of all types require the same thing – machinery that is reliable and which is backed up by a supplier with good maintenance protocols for no matter how good a product is, it will need servicing and may even break down. [...]
Running smoothly: choosing the right laundry calender Jean Anderson Reports. ‘Dashing away with the smoothing iron’ takes on a whole new meaning when you look into the world of commercial flatwork ironing. The Victorian laundress immortalised in that folk song would look enviously upon the modern calenders [...]
Pandemic causes outbreak of innovation In recent issues we’ve brought you the stories and first-hand accounts of those within our industry and their battles to keep businesses ticking. Trade association leaders, laundries, drycleaners, equipment suppliers and engineers have revealed their experiences. Now we turn to ‘the techies’ [...]
Giving it large We’ve often heard that ‘big is best’. Of course, how that is interpreted depends on your standpoint, but one thing is certain, large commercial washing machines are still around and there’s a reason for that; they’ve become much better in recent times – certainly [...]
University study shows JLA’s ozone washing system removes all traces of coronavirus Treating coronavirus-infected laundry with a professional ozone washing system could have major implications for the future of infection control, according to new research.The in-depth study carried out at De Montfort University in Leicester found that the [...]
Fresh new start: Shirt machines A crisp, fresh shirt is a thing of joy for the wearer and the launderer keen to offer a top quality service that attracts repeat business. Many customers, and potential customers, who have been working from home are now starting to get [...]
Trade Associations: The vital link Janice Raycroft speaks to our key associations who have proved to be a crucial support network to the industry during these recent difficult times. From poring through government advice and regulations – and lobbying those in power – to sharing information and [...]
2020 Tunnel Vision A modern tunnel washer will not only save money in a laundry but can help to improve green credentials as we try to head to a ‘carbon neutral’ future. Perhaps the most significant steps in recent times in the development of continuous batch washers [...]