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1310, 2021

TSA Conference

October 13th, 2021|

TSA Conference There’s something different about TSA conferences today, a new vibe, more welcoming, more upbeat, with new supply partners, new Board members and new members it feels like the association is ‘born again.’ Under the leadership of David Stevens ably assisted by Shyju [...]

1310, 2021

Silver EcoVadis rating for Vision Linens

October 13th, 2021|

Silver EcoVadis rating for Vision Linens Silver EcoVadis rating for Vision Linens Vision Linens has retained its EcoVadis silver rating. EcoVadis is the world’s most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings, intelligence and collaborative performance improvement tools for global supply chains. Industry leaders such as Johnson [...]

1310, 2021

Christeyns launches sustainable water technology

October 13th, 2021|

Christeyns launches sustainable water technology in partnership with Veride Christeyns launches sustainable water technology in partnership with Veride In a joint venture with engineering company Veride, hygiene chemical specialist Christeyns launches HydRO, a new technology to help professional laundries reduce freshwater consumption. With growing [...]

1210, 2021

Maxi-Press strengthens offerings for laundries

October 12th, 2021|

Maxi-Press strengthens service and product offerings for laundries Maxi-Press is expanding its installation and repair service to all laundry sectors. At the beginning of 2021, the specialist for laundry spares supplier enlarged its portfolio with the world first Anti-Bact, the first antibacterial water extraction membrane. Maxi-Press [...]

1210, 2021

Sensene™ officially assessed as “GOTS approved additive”

October 12th, 2021|

Sensene™ officially assessed as “GOTS approved additive” Sensene™ officially assessed as “GOTS approved additive” The Certification Body Ecocert Greenlife has positively assessed drycleaning solvent Sensene™ as a "GOTS approved additive" in line with the applicable criteria of Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) – Version 6.0. GOTS [...]

2909, 2021

Report: NLG Conference 2021

September 29th, 2021|

Report: NLG Conference 2021 After nearly two years the NLG held their first conference at DoubleTree Hilton in Chester. In lighthearted mood Alastair McCrae NLG chief executive opened the meeting to the gathering by introducing the new members and thanking the sponsors Richard Haworth, [...]

2809, 2021

WCL organise industry trip

September 28th, 2021|

WCL organise industry trip to celebrate near return to normal WCL organise industry trip to celebrate near return to normal The Worshipful Company of Launderers is organising a weekend in Blackpool with a day’s visit via coach to Lake Windermere – a great opportunity [...]

2809, 2021

Renzacci UK laundry refit

September 28th, 2021|

Renzacci UK support The Berkeley with laundry refit The Berkeley, one of London’s most iconic five-star hotels, set in the prestigious area of Knightsbridge, has recently undergone a complete refurbishment of their laundry facility, delivered by Renzacci UK.This is part of The Berkeley’s extensive refurbishment project [...]

2709, 2021

The Waterman Way

September 27th, 2021|

The Waterman Way: Price, availability and support One thing you can be sure about when it comes to Chris Waterman – if he can’t personally solve your problem instantly he’ll know a man (or woman for that matter) who can. The managing director of [...]

2709, 2021

The wonder of wet

September 27th, 2021|

The wonder of wet Solvents are still around, and no doubt will be for some time to come. However, wetcleaning is growing in importance as some drycleaners convert – partially or in full. For some it’s about the results. For others, it’s [...]

2409, 2021

Tackling microfibre pollution

September 24th, 2021|

Politicians and scientists get serious about tackling microfibre pollution September has marked a pivotal moment for companies, NGOs and scientists who're serious about tackling microfibre pollution from laundry.The UK All-Party Parliamentary Group for Microplastics released a report this week calling on Westminster to pass legislation [...]

2309, 2021

Christeyns acquisition in hygiene sector

September 23rd, 2021|

Christeyns consolidates its position in hygiene sector with acquisition Christeyns, producer of hygiene chemicals, has acquired the Valencian company EurosanexEurosanex is specialised in the manufacturing of products for professional hygiene, food and laundry, as well as personal hygiene. This new investment is part of Christeyns' strategy [...]

2109, 2021

Obituary: C-zi Patel

September 21st, 2021|

Obituary: C-zi Patel Obituary: C-zi Patel It is with deep regret that we wish to inform you of the unexpected and untimely passing of C-zi Patel, technical director for Nayax UK. The Nayax team said: “C-zi, having been in the industry for many, many years was [...]

1509, 2021

TSA warns of energy price rises

September 15th, 2021|

TSA warns of ‘alarming’ energy price rises for commercial laundries TSA warns of ‘alarming’ energy price rises for commercial laundries The TSA (Textile Services Association) says that the rapidly rising energy prices will have a significant impact on laundries and describes the increases as ‘alarming’. They [...]

1409, 2021

Mach 1 expands with Renzacci

September 14th, 2021|

Mach 1 expands with Renzacci Mach 1 expands with Renzacci As Ashley Cadman, managing director at Mach 1 Engineering at Dorking in Surrey, looks around his ‘onestop shop’ with 3,000 square feet of warehouse space for drycleaning and laundry equipment there’s much to admire. [...]

309, 2021

Kannegiesser withdraw from Texcare

September 3rd, 2021|

Kannegiesser announce withdrawal from Texcare International Kannegiesser announce withdrawal from Texcare Another large industry player, Kannegiesser, has announced that it won’t be exhibiting at Texcare later this year. In a statement issued to the press they said: “Texcare is an excellent opportunity to meet [...]

3108, 2021

In Focus: Matthew Barker

August 31st, 2021|

In Focus: Matthew Barker About Matthew Barker Barker MD is Matthew Barker who joined the family business in 1990 and in 2000 bought the company from his father, re-branding to become Barker Group, which is now simply known as Barker, a specialist laundry and drycleaning business [...]

2408, 2021

BLANC goes for a Mercedes-Benz eSprinter ‘clean sweep’

August 24th, 2021|

Eco-friendly BLANC goes for a Mercedes-Benz eSprinter ‘clean sweep’ Sustainability and environmental best practice are integral to the ethos of award-winning drycleaner BLANC, but so, too, are sound economics – all of which explains why the west London-based firm has resolved to invest in zero-emission Mercedes-Benz [...]

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