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2901, 2020

CLEAN’s Ross-on-Wye laundry celebrates 15th anniversary

January 29th, 2020|

CLEAN’s Ross-on-Wye laundry celebrates 15th anniversary Linen laundry supplier CLEAN has celebrated 15 years at its Ross-on-Wye site.One of CLEAN’s seven well-invested laundry production facilities, the Ross-on-Wye site celebrated the business milestone with a party for the entire production and senior management team, including a cake [...]

2201, 2020

Electrolux appoints GM

January 22nd, 2020|

Electrolux appoints GM role for UK & Ireland Electrolux has promoted Luke Harding to the role of general manager UK and Ireland.Harding comes into the role with a thorough understanding of the Electrolux UK & Ireland business having held high profile positions since joining in 2016. [...]

2101, 2020

NLG conference report

January 21st, 2020|

NLG conference report The NLG end of year gathering took place at the Doubletree Hilton in Leeds in December. With sponsorship from Vision Support Services, Ecolab and JENSEN, looking after your linen was key to the presentations. Kicking off the presentations was Ian Stubbs [...]

2101, 2020

Fourth retro Bubbles Laundromat opens in Milton Keynes

January 21st, 2020|

Fourth retro Bubbles Laundromat opens in Milton Keynes Bubbles Laundromat, an independent chain of award winning retro laundromats, announced the opening of their fourth store in Milton Keynes just before Christmas. Unlike stereotypical launderettes, the award-winning laundromat are known for their bright retro theme, [...]

701, 2020

Eco laundry bags

January 7th, 2020|

Eco laundry bags disappear safely, saving the environment and money Hot water-soluble laundry bags, made from Aquapak polymer have been made available in the UK by Australian distributor, DB Packaging.The bags can be used to contain dirty or contaminated laundry and can be put directly into [...]

1612, 2019

Christeyns strategy day

December 16th, 2019|

Christeyns UK holds second group strategy day in preparation for 2030 The senior management team at chemicals specialist Christeyns met last week to discuss strategies to ensure the company is “Fit for 2030”. Managers from all of the Christeyns UK businesses met at the [...]

512, 2019

Electrolux’s Line 6000 series

December 5th, 2019|

Intelligent ergonomics at the heart of next-generation washer from Electrolux Professional Electrolux Professional has placed the operator at the heart of its latest innovation in commercial washing machines: the Line 6000 series.With the laundry industry still heavily reliant on human involvement in the loading and unloading [...]

312, 2019

Ask the expert

December 3rd, 2019|

Ask the expert - Increasing ironer capacity. Choose gas or steam? In this new regular feature for launderers and drycleaners we’ll be turning to industry specialist Andy Marsh for some expert guidance and sound, practical advice to help you to get the most out of [...]

312, 2019

Report: TSA Congress

December 3rd, 2019|

Report: The National TSA Congress The TSA National Congress, a new format and a new title for the team at the Textile Service Association. The Congress was by invitation only and open to TSA premium supplier partners, CEOs and laundry owners. The Laundry & Cleaning Today [...]

312, 2019

Christy enters laundry market

December 3rd, 2019|

Global textile giant enters laundry supply chain Welspun UK is the latest company to bring textile supply to the market for laundries and hotels. Mumbai headquar tered Welspun is the largest privately owned company to be floated on the Indian Stock Exchange. They are [...]

212, 2019

Clean donates towels

December 2nd, 2019|

CLEAN donates 500 towels to charity CLEAN has donated 500 towels to charity through its Slough Laundry and hotel customers Marriott Marble Arch and Andaz London Liverpool Street.The laundry received requests from the two hotels to donate towels to charities they work with to support homeless [...]

3011, 2019

New apprentice at Christeyns

November 30th, 2019|

Let’s get chemical Harry Coop has joined Bradford based detergent, hygiene and construction chemical manufacturer, Christeyns on a four-year chemical engineering apprenticeship, studying part time at Bradford University. Works manager, Neville Kildunne, who runs the apprenticeship recruitment and training at Christeyns, comments; “It is [...]

2411, 2019

Laundry trolleys and cages

November 24th, 2019|

Wheely clever - trolleys and cages for laundry Janice Raycroft reports on the features and engineering detail behind the latest trolleys and cages on the market It’s easy to think that the most ingenious solutions to laundry operation are hidden inside the computerised and [...]