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  • Small Piece Folding Technology – G.A. Braun

    Small Piece Folding Technology – G.A. Braun

    Today’s small piece folders are manufactured with an array of capabilities and attachments. Many are manufactured to be capable of folding various widths, weights and types of goods with different fold capacity, etc. In this article on small piece folding technology, G.A. Braun finishing technology engineers will explore common configurations of towel folding, what to

  • TRSA Honors Leaders

    TRSA Honors Leaders

    Five linen, uniform and facility services company members (operators) and three supplier company members (associates) took home the highest honors from the presentation of annual TRSA awards on March 27 at the Legislative Conference in Washington. A total of 25 award winners were acknowledged during the Annual Leadership Awards Dinner at the Dupont Circle Hotel.

  • Larson Retires From Encompass

    Larson Retires From Encompass

    Janice Carter Larson, CLLM, Vice President of Clinical Resources and Consulting for Encompass Group LLC, has announced her retirement from the company effective May 1, 2019. Larson is a 40-year veteran of the healthcare industry and is a pioneer in hospital-based linen cost management consulting. For over half of her career, she has led a

  • Leonard Automatics Wins Safety Award

    Leonard Automatics Wins Safety Award

    For the fifth consecutive year, Leonard Automatics has won the Gold Safety award from the North Carolina Department of Labor. The company places a high value on on safety because it believes that workplace injuries not only affect the employee, but also their families, and in turn, their attendance and performance. The goal at Leonard



    The JENSEN-GROUP recently created a web site for their new machine brand, ALPHA by JENSEN. The site, www.alpha-by-jensen.com features ALPHA by JENSEN machines that are stand-alone equipment, offered in standard configurations with limited options and customizations. The ALPHA by JENSEN brand are engineered with reliable JENSEN designs from Europe and manufactured with advanced equipment in

  • Calling for ARTA BOD Nominees

    Calling for ARTA BOD Nominees

    The ARTA Board of Directors is now accepting nominations for its 2020 board. ARTA has two seats open this year — one for an operator and one for a supplier.  Terms are two years. The deadline is April 15. Nominee Criteria In selecting nominees, ARTA strives to maintain a balance of suppliers and operators (institutional

  • 10 Ways To Make Clean 2019 Work For You

    10 Ways To Make Clean 2019 Work For You

    At the world’s largest exhibition and education platform for the textile care industry, it is difficult to see and do everything at Clean 2019, but most people who attend have specific things they want to accomplish. The show is only held every two years, so you want to get as much as possible from the

  • UniFirst On List of Most Sustainable Companies in US

    UniFirst On List of Most Sustainable Companies in US

    UniFirst Corporation, a North American provider of customized work uniform programs, corporate attire, and facility service products for business, has been included on Barron’s second annual list of the 100 Most Sustainable Companies in the United States. To determine the rankings, Barron’s partnered with Calvert Research and Management to analyze the 1,000 largest publicly held companies by

  • Kannegiesser ETECH Spring Service Seminars

    Kannegiesser ETECH Spring Service Seminars

    Kannagiesser ETECH announced the schedule for their Systems Performance School where you can learn from factory-trained experts about machine and system components, preventive maintenance, troubleshooting and safety.  The class will focus on maintenance and engineering but is open to all laundry operations and production personnel. Rail Systems and Logistics April 30 – May 2 The

  • Futcher Appointed CEO of EDRO

    Futcher Appointed CEO of EDRO

    EDRO, has announced changes to its management structure.  Joseph Futcher has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer, leading the new management team.  Futcher aims to build a strong foundation for future growth – including refocusing the company brand, evolving its products and marketing, improving its operations, and reducing costs. Scott Kirejczyk, EDRO’s vice president of operations