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OPL General Manager Shares Insights on how COVID-19 Has Impacted Laundry Operations in the Hospitality Industry

The hospitality industry continues to try to recover from the blow of 2020 amid the lingering effects of the prolonged pandemic. Within that recovery exists changes to how hotels operate, especially in the laundry room. Hotel Management looked at those changes in a recent article and Steve Bowie, GM of the on-premises laundry segment for [...]

2021-11-10T17:49:50+00:00November 10th, 2021|

4 tips to a great guest laundry experience

Let’s face it, when you think of laundry at your hotel property, it’s about getting those room linens processed quickly and efficiently and back in service/on the shelf. The actual guest laundry isn’t likely a top priority. However, for the guests that need this amenity, they want an equally efficient and high-quality experience. Below are [...]

2021-10-19T18:21:52+00:00October 19th, 2021|

Pair of 35-year-old Machines Earn Top Honors in UniMac Longevity Contest

Legendary Chicago Cleaners Win New UniMac Laundry Equipment UniMac’s quest to find the oldest model still in service has ended at Zengeler Cleaners in Chicago. The legendary cleaner won the contest with a pair of 35-year-old washer-extractors that run six days a week. “As expected, our Longevity Contest delivered a plethora of machines still in [...]

2021-10-08T19:53:20+00:00October 8th, 2021|

Driving efficiency and savings in the laundry requires a plan

In a time when doing more with less is ultra-important, employing strategies in your on-premises laundry to drive efficiency and savings are the fuel that power the motor. Bill Brooks, director of customer solutions and business development for on-premises laundries for Alliance Laundry Systems, tackled that topic in a recent column for American Laundry News. [...]

2021-09-28T18:53:30+00:00September 27th, 2021|

4 tips to help reduce the risk of spontaneous combustion in the laundry room

Quite often, bad things aren’t the result of a giant action, but rather occur through a series of seemingly “small” innocent missteps. That’s the case with the all-too-frequent occurrence of spontaneous combustion fires in commercial laundries. Spontaneous combustion in the laundry often happens in the tumble dryer and is mistakenly thought to be an equipment [...]

2021-08-23T19:43:55+00:00August 23rd, 2021|

Lake Villa department depends on UniMac equipment for PPE laundering firefighters’ PPE in compliance with NFPA 1851 guidelines

With almost a century under their belt protecting the community, the Lake Villa Fire Protection District is making strides in how they clean and maintain their gear. While dirty used to be a symbol of pride, well-washed and laundered gear has taken its rightful place. With a team of 65 members strong, each one knows [...]

2021-07-23T21:18:39+00:00July 23rd, 2021|

Attending AAHOA 2021? Visit UniMac at Booth 249

AAHOA is the largest hotel owners association in the nation, and UniMac will be an exhibitor at their upcoming convention and tradeshow Aug. 3-6 in Dallas, TX at booth 249. UniMac knows the hospitality industry and prides itself in being the preferred brand for hotels, motels and inns worldwide. With washer-extractors combining 400 G-force extraction [...]

2021-07-19T19:30:13+00:00July 19th, 2021|
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