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  • Exhibitor Housing Opens for Clean 2022

    Exhibitor Housing Opens for Clean 2022

    Hotel reservations for The Clean Show 2022, being held July 30 – August 2, 2022 in Atlanta can currently be placed through Connections Housing, the official housing partner for the convention. For more information including a list of the official Clean 2022 Hotels; reservation options and a hotel locator map, go here.  

  • Personnel Changes at Braun

    Personnel Changes at Braun

    Ray Burke Promoted to Vice President of Sales, U.S. and Canada, G.A. Braun Gary Ostrum, executive vice president of Global Sales and Marketing announced the promotion of Ray Burke to vice president of sales, U.S. and Canada.  Burke has been in the laundry industry for 42 years and is actively involved in several laundry industry

  • Driggers Joins Softrol Systems

    Driggers Joins Softrol Systems

    Softrol Systems Inc. hired Zach Driggers as Manager of Product Engineering, according to a news release. Driggers brings over eight years of industry experience working in product design, process, and plant engineering roles. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Kennesaw State University. Driggers is a licensed Professional Engineer in the

  • Scott Named President & CEO Aramark Uniform Services

    Scott Named President & CEO Aramark Uniform Services

    Aramark CEO John Zillmer announced the appointment of Kim Scott as President and CEO of Aramark Uniform Services (AUS), effective immediately. In her new role, Scott will become a member of the company’s Executive Leadership Team, reporting directly to Zillmer, and will oversee the company’s nearly 20,000 employees who serve approximately 400,000 customers providing uniform,

  • Sea-lion’s Latest State-of-the-Art Facility in Zhejiang

    Sea-lion’s Latest State-of-the-Art Facility in Zhejiang

    In June of 2021 a new laundry facility, Evergreen Washing Co., Ltd., in the Chinese province of Zhejiang began operations. Located south of Shanghai in the urbanized archipelago of Zhoushan city’s High-tech Industrial Park, the facility processes linen services for the local hospitality market. With a footprint of over 2,800 square meters (30,000 square feet),

  • UMF Corp Micrillon® Microfiber Eliminates Recontamination Risk

    UMF Corp Micrillon® Microfiber Eliminates Recontamination Risk

    UMF Corporation‘s Micrillon® microfiber, made in the USA, is setting a new standard as the first hospital-grade microfiber that can be converted into a wide range of long-lasting, reusable products, including: towels; cubicle curtains; socks; gloves; walk-off mats; reusable N95 rated face masks; and color-coded microfiber cleaning products. Leading manufacturers are using these high performance

  • Florida’s First Steamless VA Laundry

    Florida’s First Steamless VA Laundry

    by Ken Tyler, CEO Tycorps International C.W. Bill Young VA Medical Center in Bay Pines is the first Florida Veterans Affairs (VA) steamless textile care processing facility.  The $14,200,000 renovation has created one of the most automated facilities in the VA system. The VA Laundry System Inspection Team, VA Central Office, Washington DC recently certified that

  • President Biden’s COVID-19 Action Plan

    President Biden’s COVID-19 Action Plan

    President Biden recently unveiled a comprehensive six-pronged national strategy, Path out of the Pandemic, to combat COVID-19. Vaccinating the Unvaccinated Further Protecting the Vaccinated Keeping Schools Safely Open Increasing Testing & Requiring Masking  Protecting Our Economic Recovery Improving Care for those with COVID-19 The links above will take you to each page for details.  Below

  • Hurricane Ida – Milnor Employee Relief Fund

    Hurricane Ida – Milnor Employee Relief Fund

    Over the last couple of weeks, Pellerin Milnor has worked to return to full operations following the impact of Hurricane Ida. The company was fortunate that its facilities sustained minimal damage, allowing team members to return to full production this week. Unfortunately, a number of Milnor employees suffered significant damage to their homes.  The company

  • HLAC Seeks Nominations For 2022-2024 BOD

    HLAC Seeks Nominations For 2022-2024 BOD

    The Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC) is beginning the nomination process for its 2022-2024 board of directors. The HLAC Board Application, available on HLAC’s website, are being accepted immediately with a deadline of Oct. 1, after which nominations will no longer be accepted. “If there’s any silver lining to the coronavirus pandemic, it’s from the