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StatShot: January Extends Streak of Improved Drycleaning Sales

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — Could the results of American Drycleaner’s unscientific StatShot...

Survey: Selling to ‘Selfie’ Generation Session Garners Biggest Pre-Clean Buzz

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — More than 40% of dry cleaners responding to this month’s...

StatShot: Every Region Reports Better Drycleaning Sales in December, Fourth Quarter

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — Drycleaning sales rose on average in every region in December...

Survey: Attracting New Customers, Adding/Updating Equipment Among 2015 Priorities

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — Attracting new customers is the top 2015 business priority for...

StatShot: Three of Four Regions Post Drycleaning Sales Gains in November; Marketing Spending Mixed

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — Three of four regions posted better year-over-year drycleaning ...

Survey: Most Dry Cleaners Say 2014 Sales Volume as Good or Better than 2013’s

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — More than three-quarters of respondents to this month’s American...

StatShot: October Drycleaning Sales, Utilities Cost Higher in Every Region

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — October was a good month for dry cleaners across the country, as...

Survey: Dry Cleaners Ready to Extend Holiday Cheer

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — This country’s dry cleaners plan to embrace the 2014 holiday...

Survey: Drycleaning Sales Up Across Board in September, Third Quarter

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — Dry cleaners in all four regions of the United States...

Survey: Many Dry Cleaners Give Perc Another 10 Years or Less as Solvent Option

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — In light of the regulatory environment, roughly 69% of dry...

Survey: West Posts Largest Gains in August Drycleaning Sales, First-Half Profits

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — Dry cleaners in the West reported a 4.9% increase in year-over-...

Survey: 70% of Dry Cleaners Believe Marketing Efforts are Paying Off

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — Dry cleaners employ a broad range of marketing initiatives to...

The Numbers: Most Economic Indicators Remain Flat

Jean Teller |

CHICAGO — UNEMPLOYMENT figures remained relatively unchanged in July,...

Survey: South Dominates in July Sales; Operating Costs Up in Most Regions

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — A sales heat wave swept over the South as July year-over-year...

Survey: Unreliability Most Undesirable Employee Trait, Majority of Dry Cleaners Say

Charlie Thompson II |

CHICAGO — Dry cleaners deal with a number of challenges any given day, so...

The Numbers: Unemployment Rate Drops Slightly

Jean Teller |

CHICAGO — JUNE’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE was down to 6.1%, according to the U.S...

Survey: Midwest, West Vie for Top Sales Boost in June

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — June year-over-year sales finished neck and neck between dry...

Survey: Investments in Cooling Equipment Boost Employee Morale During Summer

Lauren Dixon |

CHICAGO — In the hot summer months, many dry cleaners add cooling...

Survey: May Drycleaning Sales Sprout in Three of Four Regions

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — May year-over-year sales for dry cleaners in the South were up 7...

Survey: Dry Cleaners Go Commercial for Hotel/Motel Accounts

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — More and more dry cleaners are deciding to process commercial...

The Numbers: Upswing in Jobs Numbers Boosts Economic Picture

Jean Teller |

APRIL 2014 SHOWED an unexpected upswing with 288,000 jobs added to the U.S...

Survey: Drycleaners Report Downpour of Sales Gains in April

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — Dry cleaners in the West were showered with the strongest year-...

Survey: Majority of Dry Cleaners Immersed in Wet Cleaning Process

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — More and more dry cleaners are using professional wetcleaning...

The Numbers: Unemployment Rate Slightly Lower in February; Consumer Sales Up

Jean Teller |

CHICAGO — THE BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS reported that unemployment rates...

Survey: West Leads in March, First-Quarter Drycleaning Sales; Midwest Sees Little Improvement

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — Sales are blooming for drycleaning operators and store owners in...

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