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  • Selecting the Right Laundry Cart (Part 2)

    Selecting the Right Laundry Cart (Part 2)

    In Part one of Selecting the Right Laundry Cart, we reviewed why you need different carts for different facilities, we compared bulk and shelf carts, reviewed material considerations and calculated pounds-per-trip. Today we’ll take a look at payload capacity, cart bases, ergonomic considerations, appearance, and we’ll review how to choose a cart manufacturer. Read part

  • Understanding Moisture Retention in Commercial Laundries

    Understanding Moisture Retention in Commercial Laundries

    By Al Adcock, VP of Sales and Marketing at B&C Technologies In our industry, we spend quite a bit of time talking about G-force and how important it is to understand and account for.  In fact, there are a few posts dealing with the subject on this very blog.  As a companion to G-force, today we’ll talk about moisture retention

  • How Valuable a Target is Your Company to Cybercriminals?  

    How Valuable a Target is Your Company to Cybercriminals?  

    By Bryce Austin — Cybersecurity breaches are frequent, frustrating and becoming more massive with each new headline. The worst data breach in healthcare history was the Anthem breach of February 2015. More than 78.8 million records were stolen by a foreign government that does not have strong diplomatic relations with the USA. Those records included the names,

  • Effective Leadership

    Effective Leadership

    Many leaders feel overburdened by trying to decipher what will motivate their staff and increase their leadership effectiveness.  Why not ask them? The 10 traits below are responses from front line staff, supervisors and middle managers who were asked to describe traits they look for in a manager.  As you read through the list, think about the kind of manager you are and the kind of manager you want to be…

  • TECNI-QUIP Custom Carts

    TECNI-QUIP Custom Carts video

    TECNI-QUIP provides custom carts for the hotel, healthcare and commercial laundry industries. They also modify standard models to meet customer criteria. TECNI-QUIP representatives work with customers to produce the most efficient – affordable – cart for their facility. The video below shows examples of customer ideas for hotel room – makeup and linen stocking. For

  • The Importance of Wash Cylinder Volume in Commercial Washers

    The Importance of Wash Cylinder Volume in Commercial Washers

    By Al Adcock, VP of Sales and Marketing at B&C Technologies   Why are commercial washers and commercial dryers sold by capacity in pounds?  After all, when you purchase just about any other cylinder shaped object (like a washer basket or dryer basket) it would be rated in some unit of volume (quarts, gallons, bushels, etc.).  Most laundry carts

  • JENSEN’s Complete Laundry Solution for Crown Uniform and Linen

    JENSEN’s Complete Laundry Solution for Crown Uniform and Linen video

    When Crown Uniform & Linen outfitted their plant in Brockton, MA they chose JENSEN as their equipment partner. See the new plant in action and hear Plato Spilios, Crown vice president, explain how JENSEN laundry equipment – from garment sorting to finishing – has created a total vision for Crown’s state-of-the art plant which is

  • Braun’s Advantage Tilting Side Loader®

    Braun’s Advantage Tilting Side Loader® video

    Braun’s 900 pound Advantage Tilting Side Loader® is available to commercial and industrial laundries in four pocket configuration with many unique features. In the video below you can watch the machine in action and hear what Jacy Henderson, vice president of Triple D Uniform & Linen has to say about how it’s working in his facility.