Leonard Laundry


  • Clean Data Laundry Decision Dashboard

    Clean Data Laundry Decision Dashboard

    Six Disciplines announced the Clean Data Laundry Decision DashboardTM, a new offering for the laundry industry that provides detailed visibility of key financial, operational and service information for improved decision making and time savings. The Clean Data Laundry Decision Dashboard is built on the Six Disciplines Management System which enables leaders to more easily and

  • In Memoriam — George Graves

    In Memoriam — George Graves

    Due to challenging health issues, George Graves, 59, recently passed away. Graves co-founded G.S. Manufacturing in 1985 with his wife, Susan.  The international manufacturing operation designs and produces laundry carts for the institutional, health care, and hospitality laundry industry. Company reins have since been passed down to his daughter, Cathy Ballow and his brother, Arthur

  • Maytag Honors Customers

    Maytag Honors Customers

    During the Maytag® Commercial Laundry 59th Annual Meeting in Rhode Island,  exemplary customer performances were acknowledged at the Annual Fred Maytag Awards Dinner for the following categories. ●     Taking home the most coveted and prestigious accolade, Harco Co. Ltd of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, won the Fred Maytag Award. This honor is presented to the customer that best emulates the

  • Mission Linen Supply Receives Stevie Award

    Mission Linen Supply Receives Stevie Award

    Mission Linen Supply, a provider of linens, uniforms, laundry services and supplies, received a Bronze Stevie® Award in the large company of the year category of the 2018 American Business Awards®. The competition drew more than 3,700 nominations across various categories. “The nominations submitted for the 2018 American Business Awards were outstanding,” said Michael Gallagher,

  • Superior Uniform Group Rebrands As Superior Group of Companies

    Superior Uniform Group Rebrands As Superior Group of Companies

    Superior Uniform Group, a $267 million publicly traded company is rebranding itself as Superior Group of Companies (SGC) to better reflect its diverse offerings.  Founded in 1920 as a uniform provider of medical apparel, the company grew into one of the country’s largest designers, manufacturers and distributors of branded uniform programs. It launched a call

  • Leonard Automatics Fosters Safety at Work

    Leonard Automatics Fosters Safety at Work

    For the fourth consecutive year, Leonard Automatics has won the Gold Safety award from the North Carolina Department of Labor. At Leonard, team members are the most important part of the company’s success. Therefore, the company takes their safety very seriously. Workplace injuries not only affect the employee, but they also affect their families, and

  • Buy Reliability & Support Services-Not Marketing & Support Claims-Part 2

    Buy Reliability & Support Services-Not Marketing & Support Claims-Part 2

    By Scott Paton When purchasing equipment for a facility, there are several things to be considered. In part one we looked at the hallmarks of in-service ‘vintage’ equipment including superior manufacturing processes and personal equipment support. Read Part One here. Today we’ll look at manufacturer support offerings such as service schools and discuss what you

  • JENSEN Performance Days

    JENSEN Performance Days

    Big data, automation, artificial intelligence, laundry robotics and integrated processing were just some of the key issues addressed at the first JENSEN Performance Days in Palma de Mallorca, Spain.  Over seven days, more than 1000 customers from Europe, the Americas and Asia were updated on new processing technologies. Highlights of JENSEN’s booth were the new Senking Universal

  • ARTA’s 2018 Education Conference

    ARTA’s 2018 Education Conference

    ARTA’s Educational Conference is planned for July 25-27 at the Chateau Laurier in Ontario, Canada.  The educational offerings include: Case History on Silva Clean/Silver Clear Does a silver additive extend the shelf life and kill factor for treated textiles?  Learn results from Medline representatives and the COMTEX team. By Myles Noel, COMTEX and Chuck Rossmiller, Medline. Bac-Stat Versus No Bac-Stat? This once popular

  • Hydro Systems New Venturi-Based Laundry Dispenser

    Hydro Systems New Venturi-Based Laundry Dispenser

    Hydro Systems, an independent manufacturer of proportioning and dispensing systems, introduced EvoClean, a venturi-based, water-powered laundry dispenser for on-premise laundry (OPL) applications with three to eight chemical products. “The EvoClean is revolutionary because unlike other laundry dispensers, it does not require squeeze tubes. This drives dramatic reductions in service parts and maintenance costs,” said John Goetz,