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  • TCATA Conference Update

    TCATA Conference Update

    Gerald Henke recently assumed the position of president of Textile Care Allied Trades Association (TCATA) at the association’s 2016 annual conference in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Henke has been very involved in the association for many years having served several terms on the Board of Directors and on conference committees. He was the chair of

  • OSHA Issues Final Rule

    OSHA Issues Final Rule

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a final rule to modernize injury data collection to better inform workers, employers, the public and OSHA about workplace hazards.  The new requirements take effect August 2016. OSHA requires many employers to keep a record of injuries and illnesses to help these employers and their employees

  • Braun’s Factory Expansion Ahead of Schedule

    Braun’s Factory Expansion Ahead of Schedule

    SYRACUSE, NY — G.A. Braun, Inc. and its subsidiary CNY Fabrication have begun the expansion to its domestic production facility in Syracuse, NY. “It is with great pleasure to announce that we expect to beat our earlier projected completion date,” C.E.O., Chairman of the Board, James B. Werner says. “Seven years ago we consolidated our

  • Texcare International Sets Exhibitor Record

    Texcare International Sets Exhibitor Record

    FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Germany — Texcare International 2016 is exceeding expectations. Over 310 exhibitors – 20 percent more than in 2012 – will present their latest products and innovations at the trade fair for textile care being held in Germany from June 11 to 15, 2016. According to show organizers, this year’s show boasts 67

  • Rebuilt Ironers Meet Demanding Standards

    Rebuilt Ironers Meet Demanding Standards

    PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. — When Johanna Ames, president of Ames Linen Service in Cortland, New York, needed more ironing capacity to accommodate growth at her 4th generation, family-operated laundry, she compared the latest technology in large diameter flatwork ironers to the proven quality of rebuilt American flatwork ironers.  She chose the rebuilt ironers – three

  • Wet-Tech’s New Website

    Wet-Tech’s New Website

    WORCESTER Mass. – New Horizons In Ozone Solutions, Inc. known worldwide as WET-TECH, The Ozone People has recently completed an upgrade to their website, www.Wet-Tech.com. The newly redesigned, user-friendly site includes a wealth of information and technical insights on Ozone and its applications in commercial and industrial laundry, and hospitality and healthcare facilities. On the

  • Benefiting St. Jude

    Benefiting St. Jude

    JOHNSTOWN, Colo.–Commercial Laundry Systems of the Rockies (Commercial Laundry Systems) recently announced an initiative to donate 5 percent of profits, gleaned from equipment sales during May 2016, to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (St. Jude). Company owner Pete Valconesi, who expects the donated sum to be between $3,000 and $5,000, said he’s glad to give

  • Green Fleets

    Green Fleets

    VERNON, Calif. — AmeriPride and Motiv Power Systems recently introduced the first all-electric delivery truck in AmeriPride’s fleet. Built on a Ford F59 Chassis, this walk-in step van is the first Motiv-powered vehicle to utilize a previously used body. It is one of ten vehicles that AmeriPride has ordered from Motiv as a part of

  • A ‘New World’ Addition

    A ‘New World’ Addition

    At the end of last year, a new Lavatec tunnel washer system, complete with extraction press and five drying units, arrived at the central laundry for Eastern Health in St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada. Without missing a beat, the laundry was up and running while experiencing immediate gains with the new Lavatec equipment in the facilities