Supplier News

  • G.A. Braun Awarded 2014 Supplier of the Year

    G.A. Braun Awarded 2014 Supplier of the Year

    G.A. Braun was recently awarded Supplier of the Year by NorthStar Mat Service. “In recognition of exceptional service, performance and providing the highest quality of product for our company’s success, we are proud to award G.A. Braun with the inaugural NorthStar Mat Service Supplier of the Year Award for 2014,” John Sloan, president, NorthStar Mat

  • UniMac® Introduces UY Softmount Washer-Extractors

    UniMac® Introduces UY Softmount Washer-Extractors

    RIPON, Wis. – UniMac, a provider of on-premises laundry (OPL) equipment, unveiled its UY softmount washer-extractor series, available in 20- to 275-pound capacities. With a freestanding design for easy installation, the new machines help OPLs of all sizes reduce costs and maximize throughput. “We are pleased to offer on-premises laundries another innovative product design that is

  • UniMac® Redesigns Large UW Series Hardmount Washer-Extractors

    UniMac® Redesigns Large UW Series Hardmount Washer-Extractors

    RIPON, Wis. – UniMac®, a provider of on-premises laundry equipment, unveiled its redesigned UW 85-160-pound hardmount washer-extractors, engineered to be longest-lasting and durable. “Our renowned UW45 and 65 hardmount washer-extractors design has now been extended to complete our UW series and meet the demand for larger capacities,” Bill Brooks, national sales manager for UniMac, said.

  • EDRO’s Inverter With Single Motor Drive

    EDRO’s Inverter With Single Motor Drive

    EAST BERLIN, Conn. — Inverter with single motor drive technology is a tremendous advance in machine speed control. This motor design has significantly fewer parts than a conventional multiple-motor set-up with single-speed motors, clutches and gearboxes, while delivering more speed selections and greater energy efficiency. Coupled with the programmability of the HMi/PLC, EDRO’s washer-extractors are

  • Girbau & Lavatec Collaborate

    Girbau & Lavatec Collaborate

    OSHKOSH, Wis.—Girbau Group and Lavatec Laundry Technology GmbH (Lavatec) recently entered a collaboration agreement that allows both companies to take advantage of the manufacturing capabilities and products of their counterpart. Together, Girbau Group and Lavatec boast the greatest market breadth of any industrial laundry supplier; multiple staffs, locations and distributorships to support sales and service;

  • Lapauw Expands & Taps David Bernstein as President

    Kortrijk, Belgium – Lapauw International N.V. announced the opening of Lapauw USA, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary providing sales, service, parts and, in the future, machinery manufacturing and assembly to serve the commercial and industrial laundry industries throughout North America. In making the announcement, Lapauw CEO Steven Renders also announced the appointment of industry veterans

  • Continental debuts PC-80 Flatwork Ironer

    Continental debuts PC-80 Flatwork Ironer

    OSHKOSH, Wis. — Continental Girbau Inc. (Continental) recently introduced the PC-80 Flatwork Ironer to its comprehensive ironer offering. The PC-80 – available in 118-, 130- and 138-inch finishing widths …

  • MOD’s Carts For Contaminated Textiles

    MOD’s Carts For Contaminated Textiles

    ASHTABULA, Ohio — Regulated medical waste carts from Meese Orbitron Dunne Co. (MOD), meet U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidance for transporting hospital linens and other textiles that may be contaminated with the Ebola virus…