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  • Texcare International Sets Exhibitor Record

    Texcare International Sets Exhibitor Record

    FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Germany — Texcare International 2016 is exceeding expectations. Over 310 exhibitors – 20 percent more than in 2012 – will present their latest products and innovations at the trade fair for textile care being held in Germany from June 11 to 15, 2016. According to show organizers, this year’s show boasts 67

  • Rebuilt Ironers Meet Demanding Standards

    Rebuilt Ironers Meet Demanding Standards

    PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. — When Johanna Ames, president of Ames Linen Service in Cortland, New York, needed more ironing capacity to accommodate growth at her 4th generation, family-operated laundry, she compared the latest technology in large diameter flatwork ironers to the proven quality of rebuilt American flatwork ironers.  She chose the rebuilt ironers – three

  • Benefiting St. Jude

    Benefiting St. Jude

    JOHNSTOWN, Colo.–Commercial Laundry Systems of the Rockies (Commercial Laundry Systems) recently announced an initiative to donate 5 percent of profits, gleaned from equipment sales during May 2016, to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (St. Jude). Company owner Pete Valconesi, who expects the donated sum to be between $3,000 and $5,000, said he’s glad to give

  • Green Fleets

    Green Fleets

    VERNON, Calif. — AmeriPride and Motiv Power Systems recently introduced the first all-electric delivery truck in AmeriPride’s fleet. Built on a Ford F59 Chassis, this walk-in step van is the first Motiv-powered vehicle to utilize a previously used body. It is one of ten vehicles that AmeriPride has ordered from Motiv as a part of

  • A ‘New World’ Addition

    A ‘New World’ Addition

    At the end of last year, a new Lavatec tunnel washer system, complete with extraction press and five drying units, arrived at the central laundry for Eastern Health in St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada. Without missing a beat, the laundry was up and running while experiencing immediate gains with the new Lavatec equipment in the facilities

  • Tingue Named Exclusive Rep For Mato Lacing

    Tingue Named Exclusive Rep For Mato Lacing

    PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. — Mato Lacing is now available in North America, exclusively from Tingue representatives. Mato Lacing eliminates rust and lacing marks often left on clean linens during feeding, ironing and folding by galvanized metal belt lacing, according to the company. Mato Lacing’s all-stainless steel, flat profile design with unibar fasteners reduce linen contact

  • AmeriPride Redesigns Website

    AmeriPride Redesigns Website

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – AmeriPride Services, a textile rental services and supply company, announced the launch of its newly redesigned company website at The streamlined, mobile-friendly site was designed to improve the customer experience and features a fresh, modern look consistent with the company’s other new digital tools. Customers can now fully access the site

  • Paris Companies Honored

    Paris Companies Honored

    DuBOIS, Penn — Paris Companies and its President and CEO, Dave Stern, were recently tapped by Pennsylvania Business Central (PBC) magazine as members of the Top 100 Organizations and Top 100 People in central Pennsylvania for 2015. Annually for the past twenty years, PBC recognizes central Pennsylvania companies that have achieved record performance or make

  • TRSA and Universal Unilink Announce Partnership

    TRSA and Universal Unilink Announce Partnership

    ALEXANDRIA, Va.,  – TRSA, a domestic and international textile services association, announced its partnership with Universal Unilink, a group of North American independent textile services operators, to jointly promote services to improve the safety and performance of their member companies. Combined, the organizations reach more than 250 national, regional and independent operators in North America and