Supplier News

  • Tingue’s Drain Valves for Continuous Batch Washers

    Tingue’s Drain Valves for Continuous Batch Washers

    Laundry product supplier Tingue (www.Tingue.com) has unveiled a line of replacement drain valves for a wide variety of continuous batch washers and coin-op washers. Designed specifically to handle these high volume, low pressure installations, the line of durable drain valves features injection molded plastic construction with integrated AC motors and motor protectors for dependable operation and high performance

  • Gurtler Purchases Metro-Chem

    Gurtler Purchases Metro-Chem

    Gurtler Industries, Inc., a manufacturer of detergents and chemicals for the commercial and industrial laundries,  has finalized the purchase of Metro-Chem, Inc. of Kearny, New Jersey.  Metro-Chem is a regional manufacturer and supplier of specialty laundry chemicals, providing service to commercial laundry markets in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic US.  The Metro-Chem sales and service team

  • Ecolab Scores 100 Percent on Corporate Equality Index

    Ecolab Scores 100 Percent on Corporate Equality Index

    Ecolab, a leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, has received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. This is Ecolab’s sixth consecutive year with a

  • Gardner Joins Leonard Automatics

    Gardner Joins Leonard Automatics

    Darlene Gardner has joined the team at Leonard Automatics as Purchasing Manager. Her duties will include building strong relationships with the company’s suppliers to reduce cost and inventory as well as to continue to streamline the ordering process. She is also part of the team that is preparing Leonard for ISO 9001 certification. Gardner gained

  • Finding Laundry Efficiency Gains – At Home

    Finding Laundry Efficiency Gains – At Home

    By Larry Erickson, Kannegiesser ETECH, Director of Software Development Like any motivated employee, I often find myself engulfed in deep thought about a particular work problem. Normally, these times of deep thought manifest in typical ways of deep thinkers; 30-minute showers, missing a freeway exit, or staring at my wife’s dumbfounded expression as I realize

  • UniMac Honors REM Co. with Partner Award

    UniMac Honors REM Co. with Partner Award

    UniMac, a commercial laundry equipment manufacturer, recently honored REM Co. with its prestigious Partner of the Year Award for 2017. This award is given to a distributor that combines high sales achievement and UniMac brand promotion. “Mark Moore and REM Company are industry experts and fantastic partners with a long family history with UniMac,” said

  • AmeriPride Launches Service Providing First Aid Supplies

    AmeriPride Launches Service Providing First Aid Supplies

    AmeriPride Services, a textile rental and facility services company in North America, announced the launch of a fully managed first aid service that allows customers to quickly and effectively respond to first aid emergencies and injuries. The new service offers wall-mounted first aid cabinets, eyewash stations, individually packaged over-the-counter medicines and motorist kits for fleet

  • JENSEN Announces Performance Days

    JENSEN Announces Performance Days

    The JENSEN-GROUP has announced JENSEN Performance Days – a full week exhibition on the island of Mallorca to showcase its latest innovations and present new solutions for data management and material handling. “Being customer-oriented is the most important feature of the JENSEN DNA,” says Jesper Munch Jensen, JENSEN, CEO. “In the past few years, a number

  • Continental Partners with Hills Commercial Laundry

    Continental Partners with Hills Commercial Laundry

    OSHKOSH, Wis.—Continental Girbau Inc. (Continental) recently partnered with Hills Commercial Laundry, in Anchorage, Ala., to provide on-premise laundry equipment throughout Alaska. As a result, the company will represent Continental’s complete line of on-premise washer-extractors, drying tumblers and ironers. Hills Commercial Laundry carefully examines commercial and on-premise laundry operations to provide laundry solutions that boost productivity