Features

Extra! Extra!

Ian P. Murphy |

There’s nothing like a recession to remind good drycleaners that they...

Payroll Penalties

Mark E. Battersby |

With local, state and federal governments suffering the effects of the...

49th Annual Plant Design Awards: Merit Awards (Part 2 of 2)

Ian P. Murphy |

Jerry’s Cleaners, Naples, Fla. Left in charge of the business after...

49th Annual Plant Design Awards: Merit Awards (Part 1 of 2)

Ian P. Murphy |

Aladdin Cleaners, Amherst, N.Y. Celebrating its 70th year in business,...

49th Annual Plant Design Awards: Special Honors Winners

Ian P. Murphy |

Outstanding Production Facility: CRDN of Southern Nevada, Las Vegas, Nev...

Bibbentuckers in Dallas Takes Grand Prize in 49th Plant Design Awards

Ian P. Murphy |

DALLAS — It was a moment every business owner dreads. Something —...

Business Evaluation and Valuation (Part 2 of 2)

Howard Scott |

Richard Ehrenreich, president of Olney, Md.-based Ehrenreich &...

Business Evaluation and Valuation (Part 1 of 2)

Howard Scott |

For those who have never met Richard Ehrenreich, let me introduce you:...

Fall Fashion Extra: When Garments Sparkle, Drycleaners Cringe (Part 3 of 3)

Ian P. Murphy |

While the six “Styles of The Season” spotlighted in American Drycleaner...

Styles of The Season (Part 2 of 3)

Ian P. Murphy |

There are always challenges for drycleaners who try to clean couture...

Styles of The Season (Part 1 of 3)

Ian P. Murphy |

There are always challenges for drycleaners who try to clean couture...

Beijing’s Big Show

Bruce Beggs |

BEIJING, China — China’s economic growth, improved standard of living...

Making the Brand

Ian P. Murphy |

Saturated with drycleaners of every shape and size, the Chicago market...

Going Commercial

Ian P. Murphy |

RICHFIELD, Minn. — Pilgrim Cleaners in Richfield has done a good...

Chemical Manufacturer Launches 'Green' Laundry Products for Counter Sale

Ian P. Murphy |

NEW ORLEANS — For drycleaners looking to promote a green, ecofriendly...

Automation Options Abound on Clean Show Floor

Jason Hicks |

NEW ORLEANS — Drycleaners looking to add to their plants’ automation...

Maytag Debuts Equipment; Maytag Man Appears

Ian P. Murphy |

NEW ORLEANS — No matter who’s portraying the legendary advertising...

GreenEarth Launches New 'Polymer' Wash Process

Ian P. Murphy |

NEW ORLEANS — Kansas City-based GreenEarth Cleaning debuted a water-...

Morgenthaler’s: 115 Years Young

Ian P. Murphy |

ST. LOUIS — , In celebrating its 75th Anniversary recently, American...

Back to The Big Easy

Ian P. Murphy |

On August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina slammed into the Gulf shores...

Back to The Big Easy

Ian P. Murphy |

On August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina slammed into the Gulf shores...

Life & Times in The Industry: Personal Memories from Those Who Were There

I was in college and needed money to finish when I agreed to work for a...

Timeline: 1990s & 2000s

Ian P. Murphy |

1990sThe hallmark of the ’90s is a barrage of increasingly stringent...

Life & Times in The Industry: Personal Memories from Those Who Were There

Believe it or not, my tenure in the drycleaning industry started in 1974...

Timeline: 1970s & 1980s

Ian P. Murphy |

1970sWash-and-wear, permanent press and other easy-care options take a...

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