Supplier News

  • Gurtler Expansion

    Gurtler Expansion

    Gurtler Industries, Inc. has completed the first phase of a planned expansion and renovation of their South Holland, IL corporate headquarters. The increase in footprint and upgrading of facilities was necessary to accommodate continued growth of the company. “We recognized several years ago that to in order to continue serving our current customers and support

  • End of Season Commercial Laundry Maintenance

    End of Season Commercial Laundry Maintenance

    By Al Adcock, VP of Sales and Marketing at B&C Technologies After a long working season in your laundry, it is tempting to just turn off the main panel breaker and lock the laundry room door without giving it a second thought. However, conducting a thorough end-of-season inspection and writing down maintenance needs while they

  • Monarch Brands Holds Line Against Tariffs

    Monarch Brands Holds Line Against Tariffs

    Monarch Brands, a provider of hospitality textiles has refused to raise prices for hospitality distributors and commercial laundries  after the recent round of tariffs, according to a company news release. The recent round of tariffs include a 15% increase on all microfiber garments and cleaning products including wholesale microfiber cloths, wholesale microfiber flat mops, and

  • B&C Service School

    B&C Service School

    B&C Technologies has announced its next service school scheduled for Tuesday, November 19 and Wednesday, November 20. The service school will be held at B&C’s Panama City Beach, Florida location – 17740 Ashley Drive, Suite 109. The two day school covers maintenance, troubleshooting, programming, etc. B&C will provide lunch both days, dinner the first night,

  • In Memory – Michael Hans Dreher

    In Memory – Michael Hans Dreher

    Michael Hans Dreher, former president & CEO of Kannegiesser USA passed away on October 8, 2019 due to pancreatic cancer. He was 72. Dreher was born on May 31st, 1947 in Koenigsbronn, Germany to Wilhelm and Gisela Dreher. He joined the German Air Force at the age of 18 and rose through the ranks to

  • 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.”

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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