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Achieving Energy Reduction Via Textile Products

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — My major project for 2014, I have decided, is to research...

Financial Management Advice for All Age Groups

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — During 2013, I had more time than normal to read. I...

Which Soiled-Linen Collection Method is Best?

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — Laundry managers often are used as a resource when it comes...

Celebrate Your Successes as Often as You Can

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — I have given up watching the news. It only depresses me,...

The Fine Art of Laundry Operations Troubleshooting

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — We all have had the sinking feeling that something is not...

Ramadan Scheduling Not Supported By All

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. –– It is always a challenge for our mainstream American...

An Industry Veteran’s Reflections on Clean Show ’13

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — The 2013 edition of the Clean Show is now history. I have...

Need to Lower Costs? Try Increasing Linen Life

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — The effects of sequestration were beginning to affect...

Clean Show Value Based on Willingness to Participate Fully

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — The Clean Show is just around the corner. Like so many...

Exclusive: 2010-2011 Textile Care Processing Cost Benchmarks

Ken Tyler |

CHICAGO — Having received numerous requests for newly revised information...

The Fine Art of Fine-Tuning: Tunnel Washers

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — This month’s column addresses fine-tuning a tunnel washer...

Fine-Tuning: Wash-Room Operations

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — It seems that making the required adjustments in your...

The Fine Art of Fine-Tuning: Soil Sorting

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — It seems that making the required adjustments in your...

Healthcare Laundry in the Year 2033: Predictions

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — I have been employed in the healthcare laundry market for...

Deliver Value to Your Laundry’s Owners, Customers and Employees

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — What is the primary focus of a good manager? I think too...

Finding the Right Incontinent Pad for Low-Airflow Beds

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — In the battle to improve patient outcomes, many facilities...

I Remember My First Thermal Fluid Ironer...

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — My first experience with thermal fluid ironers came while...

The Benefits of Listening to Your Employees

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — My dad always told me that a mind was a terrible thing to...

10 Things You Should Know and Understand about the Laundry Industry

Ken Tyler |

Editor's Note: Ken Tyler is on break. AmericanLaundryNews.com is...

Lead Others in Taking Ownership of Responsibilities

Ken Tyler |

CHICAGO — Getting employees to assume ownership with respect to their...

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