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  • Looking Ahead – 2022 (Part 1)

    Looking Ahead – 2022 (Part 1)

    Many of us are happy that 2021 is behind us.  But what lies ahead is unknown. In this three-part series industry leaders have shared their concerns for the industry, advice for operators, and their COVID experiences. **************************************************************** Ty Acton President Tingue What are your concerns for the industry?   My concerns for the laundry industry are

  • TCATA Conference April 3-6

    TCATA Conference April 3-6

    Registration is now open for the 2022 TCATA Conference, April 3–6 at the Wild Dunes Resort in Isle of Palms, SC. TCATA has adopted a modified Sunday-to-Wednesday schedule and has reduced fees to encourage attendance. Participte in a top-notch business program, network with peers, and celebrate TCATA’s 100th anniversary. Canessa and Trevor Hericks of FabriClean

  • Industry Mourns Mark Mann

    Industry Mourns Mark Mann

    Mark Mann, Vice President of MIP’s USA Business Unit and ALM Board Member passed away on January 14. “Mark had been with MIP for 29 years,” said Gabriel Boardman, MIP Vice-President Product Development. “He was one of the people most closely associated with MIP and its success, and one of the first individuals whose name

  • LAVATEC Introduces E-com Website For Parts

    LAVATEC Introduces E-com Website For Parts

    LAVATEC announced it has launched a new companion website for certified spare parts. NewChapterParts.com offers an easy to navigate e-commerce platform that helps increase the speed and accuracy of placing an accurate parts order, and provides reliable worldwide shipping for fast delivery. “With more than 20,000 LAVATEC machines in service today, we felt it was

  • HLSG Expands With Acquisition

    HLSG Expands With Acquisition

    HLSG, a provider of healthcare laundry services in the mid-west and central United States, announced the acquisition of a commercial laundry facility in Portage Indiana. The acquisition adds the eleventh laundry facility and 40 million pounds of processing capacity in the IL, IN and MI service areas, according to a news release. This Indiana location

  • Braun’s Remanufactured Equipment Program

    Braun’s Remanufactured Equipment Program

    SYRACUSE, NY — Braun‘s Certified Remanufactured Equipment program will bring your pre-owned unit to current new machine specifications and return it to you with a new machine warranty. “We felt that it was very important to make certain that the market, and our valued clients clearly understood that Braun is the only company that is certified

  • Foster Earns UMF Corp. Hygiene Specialist® Excellence Award

    Foster Earns UMF Corp. Hygiene Specialist® Excellence Award

    UMF Corporation announced that Crystal Foster, with Beacon Hill, a senior living community in the Chicago suburbs, has received the company’s 12th annual Hygiene Specialist® Excellence Award. Nominated by Beacon Hill Facilities Director Emmanuel Griffin, Foster exemplifies the key tenets of the award, which acknowledges the invaluable contribution of the unsung heroes staffing environmental services

  • Implementing the Emergency Temporary Standard

    Implementing the Emergency Temporary Standard

    Due to a recent ruling, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) can once again be implemented. The ETS requires employers with 100 or more employees to get vaccinated or face weekly testing and mandatory masking. According to the OSHA website: “To account for any uncertainty created by the stay, OSHA

  • Vacca Joins Tingue Management

    Vacca Joins Tingue Management

    Tingue, Brown & Co., the four-generation family-owned and managed supplier of after-market parts and supplies for the industrial laundry industry, proudly announces the addition of Matt Vacca to the management team of its Tingue division. Vacca will serve in a new role for the company as the National Accounts Manager. Vacca has 17 years of

  • Cherokee Uniforms and One Heart Movement Reforest

    Cherokee Uniforms and One Heart Movement Reforest

    Cherokee Uniforms is partnering with The One Heart Movement in the philanthropic reforestation of the One Heart Forest which has the goal of planting over 5 million trees –  for lives lost to COVID-19 Cherokee Uniforms has donated 115,000 trees to the growing One Heart Forest, to honor every healthcare worker on earth lost to