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1801, 2021

Oxwash partners with Thrift+

January 18th, 2021|

Oxwash, eco-laundry and drycleaning start-up, partners with Thrift+ Eco-laundry and drycleaning startup, Oxwash, has announced a partnership with Thrift+, a new, online charity donation service for your best old clothes. In 2020 Oxwash expanded their successful Oxford-born startup into two new cities, Cambridge and [...]

1001, 2021

Laundry: Order of service

January 10th, 2021|

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 [...]

601, 2021

Industry insights for students

January 6th, 2021|

Industry insights for students from Christeyns Local hygiene chemicals manufacturer Christeyns UK has been giving some first hand advice and support to local students working on their City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma. Commercial director Justin Kerslake, along with Stacey King, Zach Adams and [...]

1612, 2020

In focus: Andy Robinson

December 16th, 2020|

In focus: Andy Robinson Andy Robinson About Andy … Andy Robinson is managing director of ARMH Ltd, a consultancy and manufacturer of materials handling equipment based in Lancashire. ARMH Ltd has been supplying the laundry industry with all types of British-made equipment [...]

1512, 2020

Statement: CleanEx postponed

December 15th, 2020|

SEPTEMBER DATE ANNOUNCED FOR CLEANEX AND HOSPITALITY EXPO 2021 We are writing to update all attendees about CleanEx and Hospitality Expo 2021. We, (the organisers) have been on constant watch about the impact of the vaccine programme and how it should result in a [...]

812, 2020

Christeyns UK MD Garthwaite retires

December 8th, 2020|

Christeyns UK MD Garthwaite retires, Clover Chemicals MD named as replacement Bradford based Christeyns UK managing director Nick Garthwaite is retiring from his role at the specialist hygiene chemical manufacturer after 10 years at the helm. The company has announced that Neil Jones, currently managing [...]

112, 2020

Self-assessments for laundry owners

December 1st, 2020|

Self-assessments are dirty work for laundry owners Self-assessment tax returns, which need to be filed by 31 January 2021, are not something small business owners relish tackling. Henry Ejdelbaum, managing director of AIMS Accountants for Business, the largest nationwide network of professionally qualified accountants in the [...]

112, 2020

Effective uniform washing

December 1st, 2020|

Effective uniform washing can reduce firefighters’ exposure to harmful toxins In an effort to reduce the build-up of harmful and potentially carcinogenic toxins within a firefighter’s uniform, Electrolux Professional is highlighting the importance of thorough and effective cleaning. Research has shown that firefighters are at a [...]

2511, 2020

Electrolux’s new flat work ironer

November 25th, 2020|

Electrolux Professional completes range with new flat work ironer Electrolux Professional has unveiled a new range of flat work ironers, which completes its Line 6000 range of ergonomic, efficient and hygienic professional laundry solutions.The Line 6000 flat work ironer range includes front delivery, rear delivery and [...]

1211, 2020

Ideal committed to Living Wage

November 12th, 2020|

National Living Wage Week 9-15 November 2020 Ideal Manufacturing Ltd has been accredited as a Living Wage Employer meaning that everyone working there receives a minimum hourly wage of £9.50 in the UK or £10.85 in London – the rates just increased this week to coincide [...]

1111, 2020

Stuart Rigby hangs up his jacket

November 11th, 2020|

Stuart Rigby hangs up his jacket after 41 years After more than 40 years working within the laundry industry, Kannegiesser’s well-respected colleague, Stuart Rigby, has retired. Rigby started his very first job in 1979 at Bentley’s in Hull, a well-known garment and flat work [...]

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