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  • Tony Schult Promoted at Kannegiesser ETECH

    Tony Schult Promoted at Kannegiesser ETECH

    Kannegiesser ETECH announced the promotion of Tony Schult to Executive Vice President. For 17 years, Schult has worked in various areas of Kannegiesser ETECH. He pioneered the development of the company’s Systems Performance Team and also played a vital role in merging and designing the company structure of the E-Tech and Kannegiesser teams. “I look

  • Fire Department Updates Station With Miele Equipment

    Fire Department Updates Station With Miele Equipment

    Changing times have been challenging PPE and safety needs for fire departments and evolving National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards for decontamination of gear are top concerns. No one knows that more than Chief George Luck, Jr. at New Jersey’s Kingston Volunteer Fire Department. The 96-year-old department has always adapted with the times to serve

  • Mission Linen Supply Earns Healthcare Certification 

    Mission Linen Supply Earns Healthcare Certification 

    Mission Linen Supply’s Chico laundry facility is now Hygienically Clean Healthcare Certified. This certification, offered through TRSA, demonstrates the Chico facility’s commitment to following laundering best practices and consistently producing hygienically clean textiles that meet healthcare standards, according to a news release. “Now more than ever, healthcare facilities need to be able to trust that

  • What Do Bulk Containers and Eaches Have in Common?

    What Do Bulk Containers and Eaches Have in Common?

    By Gary Forger, Contributing Editor, Modern Materials Handling More than you might think, actually. In fact, e-commerce is a hot new application for mobile bulk containers, ergonomically handling items and small boxes that need special attention. It’s the next obvious step after laundry carts. You’ll see. Long live canvas laundry carts. They’re still in use.

  • Tingue, Brown & Co. Acquires Toronto-based Cramer Co.

    Tingue, Brown & Co. Acquires Toronto-based Cramer Co.

    Tingue, Brown & Co. announced the acquisition of Toronto-based Cramer Co. by its Canadian subsidiary, Tingue Canada, effective January 15, 2021, according to a news release. Ty Acton, Tingue’s president, shared, “We’re very happy for David Cramer, who ran a terrific business starting back in 1978.  We’re also excited for the opportunity to expand our

  • Dan Farnsworth Elected to TRSA Board of Directors

    Dan Farnsworth Elected to TRSA Board of Directors

    Dan Farnsworth, vice president, sales and marketing, Leonard Automatics Inc., Denver, NC, was recently elected to the TRSA Board of Directors for a three-year term, according to a news release. TRSA, the association for linen, uniform, and facility services, officially welcomed Farnsworth during the Oct. 22 business meeting at its 107th Annual Conference in Alexandria,

  • Kratky Joins Emerald Textiles Executive Team

    Kratky Joins Emerald Textiles Executive Team

    Emerald Textiles, a portfolio company of Los Angeles-based private investment firms Pacific Avenue Capital Partners, LLC and Highland Avenue Funds, LLC announced that Andrew Kratky has joined the executive management team and was appointed President of California, according to a news release. “We are excited to have Andy join the Emerald team.  Andy has a

  • Leonard Automatics Personal Protective Barrier System

    Leonard Automatics Personal Protective Barrier System

    Leonard Automatics introduced the Leonard Personnel Protective Barrier (PPB) system.  In this time of uncertainty, the Leonard PPB system allows you to provide a greater level of protection to your production teammates in any production setting. When ‘Social Distancing’ is not achievable the PPB system creates a barrier between operators. It’s simple to assemble.  Simply

  • Milliken Donates Over 23,000 Reusable Gowns

    Milliken Donates Over 23,000 Reusable Gowns

    Milliken & Company teamed up with local schools to provide 23,040 Milliken Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) reusable fabric gowns to teachers and faculty, according to a news release. These gowns, donated as part of the company’s initiative to support the communities where its associates live and work, will outfit teachers with a reusable gown to