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Alliance Laundry Systems Underwriting Manager Discusses Financing Equipment During COVID-19 Pandemic

The outbreak of COVID-19 has impacted individuals and businesses alike. A variety of industries that operate on-premises laundries have been hit hard and are debating upgrading to new equipment to stay ahead of the game. But what does financing equipment look like during the unprecedented times brought on by a global pandemic? A recent article [...]

2021-02-01T23:00:03+00:00February 1st, 2021|

Should I Get a Stacked Washer-Extractor/Tumble Dryer?

When you are looking for new laundry machines for your business, you have a lot of options. You need to consider factors such as available space, type and frequency of use, machine efficiency and capacity, technology and more. Not all these factors are a concern for each business, but for on-premises laundries where space is limited, a stacked washer-extractor/tumble dryer is the best solution.   A stacked washer-extractor/tumble dryer unit [...]

2021-01-19T16:11:14+00:00January 19th, 2021|

10 maintenance tips to keep your on-premises laundry equipment running smoothly

These days, having an efficient, effective laundry operation is more essential than ever. While COVID-19 infection rates continue to increase across the country, individuals, families and businesses may have changed their laundering practices – such as waiting longer between loads if they are going to a laundromat, changing clothes throughout the day or even washing [...]

2021-01-19T16:10:23+00:00January 12th, 2021|

5 Mistakes You’re Probably Making in Your Company’s Laundry Room

While your company’s laundry room may not be your idea of a fun place to hang out, it actually has a lot to do with the overall customer experience you offer. Whether you run a hotel, an assisted living facility, a restaurant, a spa or any other business that requires on-premises laundry services, the quality and maintenance of [...]

2020-12-08T18:29:37+00:00December 8th, 2020|

Infection control starts with process control

The pressure on on-premises laundries serving medical and long-term care facilities has always been great. Infection control isn’t a one-and-done proposition; it’s an ongoing battle and one that is constantly changing. If COVID has taught us anything, it’s that fact. A second lesson, and one that is important for every on-premises laundry, regardless of the [...]

2020-11-18T15:00:20+00:00November 18th, 2020|

Spray rinse delivers exceptional results

Baths are great when you just want to soak at the end of the day. But let’s be honest, are they effective for getting clean results? When it comes to clean and water efficiency, showers are just better. Therein lies the difference between a conventional bath rinse and a spray rinse.    UniMac’s OPTispray brings those same advantages to its UW washer-extractor and [...]

2020-10-13T22:19:58+00:00October 13th, 2020|

Why G-Force matters

We are used to hearing about racecar drivers and fighter jet pilots experiencing “Gs” or G-Force. So, what is it? And how does it relate to laundry?   G-Force is quite simply a multiple of the force of gravity due to acceleration. Fighter jet pilots can experience upward of nine Gs, or nine times the force of gravity. [...]

2020-10-13T22:20:55+00:00October 13th, 2020|

Dated equipment is costing you money

In times like we are experiencing now, it’s all about getting creative. We’ve seen restaurants and other businesses adopt creative policies and business models to cut costs and stay operational.   Bottom line is we are all trying to do more with less. Considering equipment replacement may help in that effort. Often, laundries operate oblivious to what [...]

2020-10-09T23:04:03+00:00October 9th, 2020|
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