The American Laundry News Podcast
How Social Media Impacts Laundry/Linen Services

How Social Media Impacts Laundry/Linen Services

October 21, 2019

In this podcast, guest Bri Curington, social media director for Infinite Laundry, a marketing agency that works exclusively in the linen and uniform industry, offers help for industrial/commercial and OPL laundries with effective social media strategy.

Finding Skilled Laundry Workers

Finding Skilled Laundry Workers

September 17, 2019

The industry is facing a gap when it comes to trained, skilled workers. Guest Doug Waldman, president of Superior Linen Service, examines how an operation can find essential employees, like maintenance staff and supervisors.

Effective Laundry Plant Tours to Gain Customers

Effective Laundry Plant Tours to Gain Customers

August 20, 2019

Guest Troy Lovins, founder and CEO of Performance Matters, talks about how opening the laundry plant doors and showing off what makes an operation great can turn potential customers into actual customers.

Disaster Preparedness for Laundries

Disaster Preparedness for Laundries

July 23, 2019

At some point, a laundry is going to face a disaster, at least losing power. In this episode, guest Bob Corfield, principal of Laundry Design Group, talks about ways to keep goods moving during these challenging times.

Clean Healthcare Linens and Public Perception

Clean Healthcare Linens and Public Perception

June 18, 2019

Get an inside look at what healthcare laundries are doing to ensure linen cleanliness and how they can educate the public in the face of negative media reports from Jason Hartsell, director of operations at United Hospital Services.

Automation’s Effect on Laundry Operations

Automation’s Effect on Laundry Operations

May 21, 2019

Guest Brian Polatsek, CEO of EcoBrite Linen, talks about the effect of automation on laundry/linen services and what the laundry of the future will look like in terms of equipment, labor and more.

The Man Behind the Clean Show

The Man Behind the Clean Show

April 16, 2019

Retiring show manager John Riddle talks Clean history and reminisces about his long career, including his time in pro baseball, stadium management, rodeo production, and more with guest host Bruce Beggs.

Improving Laundry Efficiency Without Losing Quality

Improving Laundry Efficiency Without Losing Quality

March 18, 2019

Explore how a laundry can operate at a better level of energy efficiency with guest Seth Willer, national sales manager for Girbau Industrial.

How Distributor Partners Help Laundry Operations

How Distributor Partners Help Laundry Operations

February 19, 2019

Distributors provide essential equipment to laundry/linen services, but there is more to the equation. Find out more from guest Craig Dakauskas, president of CLEC.

Culture Shock: Is Your Laundry Really a Good Place to Work?

Culture Shock: Is Your Laundry Really a Good Place to Work?

January 22, 2019

Kris Boesch, CEO and founder of Choose People, a company dedicated to helping change company cultures so employees feel good about going to work, talks about creating a positive workplace culture.