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Anton’s Acquires Champion Cleaners

Soon to be re-branded, joining more than 40 other Anton’s stores

TEWKSBURY, Mass. — Anton’s Cleaners reports it has opened a new Woburn, Mass. location.

The cleaners recently added the new store through the acquisition of Champion Cleaners located at 84 Washington Street in Woburn, it notes.

The store is one of over 40 Anton’s locations, expanding its sizable footprint in Eastern Massachusetts, the firms states, including existing nearby locations in Burlington, Winchester, Wakefield, Reading, Malden and Melrose.

Previous owner Alan Kushinsky will remain on the team during a transition period of undetermined length, ensuring a seamless transition for both customers and employees.

In a letter to customers, Kushinsky writes: “Anton’s is a family-owned and operated business. After meeting Arthur C. Anton Jr., COO, and Charles Anton, president and CEO, I felt as though this was a natural fit for both myself and Champion Cleaners.”

Kushinsky says: “You will continue to enjoy our exceptional customer service, extended hours, drive-thru, and on-site alterations as well as what has made Anton’s successful for over 100 years: high quality, VIP Express Program, monthly specials, and community service initiatives through their Coats for Kids and Belle of the Ball programs.”

The company relates that it plans to re-brand Champion Cleaners into an Anton’s Cleaners over the next 12 months.

“We are very pleased to bring Champion Cleaners, a quality service provider for the past 15 years, into the Anton’s family,” says Charles Anton, CEO of Anton’s Cleaners.

“Woburn is a thriving area filled with professionals and families, and we couldn’t be more proud to serve the Woburn area in 2019 and beyond. We are looking forward to a great relationship with the neighborhood,” says Anton.