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  • Softrol Debuts New Website

    Softrol Debuts New Website

    Softrol Systems announced the launch of its new website. “Softrol.com now fully represents our advanced product offering and professional team,” says Director of Sales & Marketing, Dave Smith. “Our goal is to provide the industry with an easier way to browse information based on specific needs and to learn more about our many cost-saving solutions.”

  • First Aid for Burned-Out Teams

    First Aid for Burned-Out Teams

    By: Kate Zabriskie The team’s exhausted. They’re burned-out, you are too. Can everyone recover? You and the team have been working at 150% for over a year. The company has been through three major transitions in as many months. Everyone is really on edge. Employees are on the verge of quitting. Even in the best

  • Department of Labor Final Rule on Overtime Update

    Department of Labor Final Rule on Overtime Update

    The U.S. Department of Labor announced a final rule to make 1.3 million American workers newly eligible for overtime pay. The final rule updates the earnings thresholds necessary to exempt executive, administrative and professional employees from the Fair Labor Standards Act’s (FLSA) minimum wage and overtime pay requirements, and allows employers to count a portion

  • Thorsen Named VP & GM, Ecolab Textile Care Division

    Thorsen Named VP & GM, Ecolab Textile Care Division

    Ecolab announced Greg Thorsen as the new vice president and general manager, Textile Care Division for Ecolab. Previously, Thorsen held key executive positions in Ecolab’s Pest Elimination division, including senior vice president and general manager, International, senior vice president and general manager, North America, and vice president of Sales and Operations, North America. During his

  • Cintas Wins a Stevie Award

    Cintas Wins a Stevie Award

    Cintas Corporation was among the winners of this year’s 16th Annual International Business Awards®, also known as the Stevies, according to a news release. The winning campaign, “Ready for the Workday® – Selling Complex B2B Services in Human Terms,” won both a silver and a bronze award for B2B companies in the worldwide competition. The

  • Milnor’s Trade-In Rebate Program Rewards Hotel After 45 Years of Washer Use

    Milnor’s Trade-In Rebate Program Rewards Hotel After 45 Years of Washer Use

    The Lighthouse Inn in Two Rivers, WI, has built a reputation for delivering a great stay to guests seeking a unique, high-quality hotel in a beautiful area. Located on the Lake Michigan shore, the Lighthouse Inn developed its reputation by sticking to time-proven hospitality standards throughout the hotel and its onsite restaurant. This includes careful

  • Aramark Expands Relationship With Dickies

    Aramark Expands Relationship With Dickies

    Aramark, a global uniform, food and facilities management company, announced it is expanding its strategic relationship with Dickies, a provider of performance workwear, to provide customers with a wider assortment of premium Dickies apparel options for  the industrial rental market, it was announced in a news release.   “Dickies and Aramark are leaders in their respective

  • Mission Linen Earns Healthcare Certification

    Mission Linen Earns Healthcare Certification

    Mission Linen Supply’s Sacramento laundry facility is now Hygienically Clean Healthcare certified. This certification, offered through TRSA, demonstrates the Sacramento Mission facility’s commitment to following laundering best practices and consistently producing hygienically clean textiles that meet healthcare standards, according to a news release. To earn Hygienically Clean Healthcare Certification, a laundry facility must pass three

  • UniFirst Honored for Workplace Diversity

    UniFirst Honored for Workplace Diversity

    UniFirst Corporation, a North American provider of  customized work uniform programs, corporate attire, and facility service products, was once again recognized for its commitment to diversity from two different organizations—2020 Women on Boards and the TRSA (Textile Rental Services Association), according to a press release. 2020 Women on Boards is a nonprofit national campaign started

  • Kannegiesser ETECH’s Speedline

    Kannegiesser ETECH’s Speedline

    Kannegiesser ETECH’s Speedline delivers speed with maximum quality to your team. It can cycle at the rate of up to 1600 items per hour, setting standards for speed, precision, and quality, resulting in higher average performance. Speedline can automatically identify and process a wide variety of different articles. Bath sheets or hand towels, thick or