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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...

Developing Good Workers Requires Personal Touch

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — I recently had the opportunity to play host to the younger...

Be Sensitive To Ongoing Business Relationships

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — I have preached for years the importance of developing...

Being Right on Time Leaves Positive Impression Every Time

Ken Tyler |

CHICAGO — What in the world is going on? I’m beginning to think someone...

The Stain That Wouldn’t Fade

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — Several times a year, I am asked about poor-quality wash...

On the Lookout for Leadership

Ken Tyler |

CHICAGO — As this is my 54th monthly column for this website, this also...

Ideas for Extending Linen Life

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — A surefire way to improve the bottom line of your business...

Evaluating Laundry Equipment Proposals

Ken Tyler |

CHICAGO — I have warned that expertise in the textile care industry has...

Reducing Lint on Reusable OR Towels

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — Providing an OR towel that has little lint or is lint-free...

Customer Service Reality Check

Ken Tyler |

CHICAGO — As one who has been on both sides of the relationship, I cannot...

Winning Your Future!

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — We have nearly completed the first quarter of 2012 and...

Don’t Sit on Your Hands

Ken Tyler |

CHICAGO — In more than 40 years as a manager, platoon sergeant, platoon...

A Reusable Barrier Isolation Gown Success Story (Part 3 of 3)

Eric Frederick |

ROANOKE, Va. — I once wrote about having an opportunity to use reusable...

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