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  • Laundry Worker Dies in Niles, Illinois

    Laundry Worker Dies in Niles, Illinois

    A 42-year-old employee at EcoDirect Laundry and Cleaners recently died stuck between a dryer and conveyor system during his shift at the facility in Niles, Illinois. Pascual Gonzales-Hernandez was later seen on surveillance video trying to remove a towel hanging from a dryer in front of a conveyor system. Learn more here. 

  • 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

  • Lyday joins Lavatec as Sales Support Engineer

    Lyday joins Lavatec as Sales Support Engineer

    David Lyday has signed on as a Sales Support Engineer with Lavatec Laundry Technology, Inc. A laundry industry veteran for over 30 years, he will be primarily responsible for supporting field sales operations and providing project engineering services.  He reports to Keith Ware, Lavatec’s Vice President of Sales. Lyday most recently spent 15 years as

  • Primus Brand To Be Discontinued in North America

    Primus Brand To Be Discontinued in North America

    Alliance Laundry Systems™ announced that it will no longer sell its Primus-branded equipment in the United States and Canada, as of Nov. 1. The brand will continue to be sold globally outside North America. “Our decision to discontinue sales of Primus in North America was arrived at after significant research as well as evaluation by

  • Whirlpool’s Fall River Manufacturing Facility

    Whirlpool’s Fall River Manufacturing Facility

    As part of the 59th Maytag® Commercial Laundry Meeting in Fall River, Massachusetts,150 people gathered to celebrate a significant milestone for Whirlpool Corporation’s investment in the commercial laundry category. “It is an exciting time,” said Trey Northrup, general manager of Whirlpool Corporation Commercial Laundry.  “We are celebrating the completion of ongoing investments in the Fall River, Massachusetts commercial

  • Prudential Cleanroom Services Nashua, NH Ribbon Cutting

    Prudential Cleanroom Services Nashua, NH Ribbon Cutting

    IRVINE, CA – Prudential Cleanroom Services, a leader in cleanroom laundry service systems, announced the Company’s June 28, 2018 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for its Nashua, NH Cleanroom Laundry Processing Facility. “Our team is excited to show our customers and prospective customers our newest facility in Nashua, New Hampshire,” says Tom Watts, president. “The location will

  • Hygienically Clean Healthcare Advisory Board Announced

    Hygienically Clean Healthcare Advisory Board Announced

     TRSA, the global association for the linen, uniform and facility services industry, and the creator and administrator of the Hygienically Clean Certification announced its 2018 Hygienically Clean Healthcare Advisory Board slate of members. “The board is responsible for administering, enforcing, and revising TRSA’s Hygienically Clean Healthcare (HCH) Standards. Additional duties include establishing and maintaining criteria and procedures

  • ALM Scholarship Recipients

    ALM Scholarship Recipients

    Darrel Coatney, director of operations at West Michigan Shared Hospital Laundry, and Suzy Ward, strategic account manager at Crothall Healthcare, have been awarded scholarships to attend the Laundry & Linen College from Association for Linen Management (ALM). “I would like to thank ALM and all parties involved in awarding me this scholarship to attend the