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Thirteen States Ring in New Year with Minimum-Wage Increases

NEW YORK — New minimum-wage increases have gone into effect in 13 states,...

Point of Sale Point of View (Part 1)

CHICAGO — Today’s point of sale systems marketed to dry cleaners are...

Score High with Drycleaning Customers Through Teamwork

PEMBROKE, Mass. — The other day, I stopped at a drop store to see a sign...

Little Things Add Up to Prosperity

CONCORD, N.C. — Another year in the books, and opportunity lies ahead....

Survey: Equipment Breakdowns, Employee Absenteeism Add Stress for Dry Cleaners

CHICAGO — For more than half of respondents to this month’s American...

Building Your Drycleaning Brand (Conclusion)

CHICAGO — Good or bad, your company has a brand. It’s the image it...

See Oxidized Oil Stain as Opportunity to Shine

CONCORD, N.C. — Oh, those yellow stains. You cannot assume anything about...

Building Your Drycleaning Brand (Part 1)

CHICAGO — Good or bad, your company has a brand. It’s the image it...

Set Investing Odds in Your Favor

CHICAGO — There is, of course, no magic formula for investing in the stock...

Recognize Value of Drycleaning Regulars, Non-Regulars

APPLETON, Wis. — Every year in December, we mail all of our clients a half...

America’s Best Cleaners Debuts Canadian Counterpart

SAN FRANCISCO — America’s Best Cleaners (ABC) has started the new year by...

Pampering Fragile Garments

CONCORD, N.C. — While looking over past articles, I discovered that it has...

Do You Need a New Drycleaning Plant?

SAN FRANCISCO — The annual American Drycleaner Plant Design Awards always...

Florida Dry Cleaner Kartsonis Celebrates Golden Anniversary (Part 1)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Dry cleaner Demetrios “Jimmy” Kartsonis, who...

The Numbers: Economy Remains Steady Despite Static Levels of Consumer Confidence

CHICAGO — THE U.S. ECONOMIC SITUATION remains static from February,...

Garment Boxes Featured on Popular British TV Drama

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. — The Empty Box Co. had much to celebrate this...

Brooklyn Officials Join KDCA of NY in Donating Clothing to Homeless

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Brooklyn (N.Y.) Borough President Eric Adams and Deputy...

Plant Design Awards—Outstanding Renovation: Fashion Cleaners

OMAHA, Neb. — Fashion Cleaners unveiled its brand-new lobby, customer...

The Numbers: U.S. Exports Hit New High Amid Weakening Consumer Confidence

CHICAGO — U.S. EMPLOYMENT FIGURES showed gains in construction,...

Point of Sale Point of View (Conclusion)

CHICAGO — Today’s point of sale systems marketed to dry cleaners are...

M&B Hangers Raises Funds for American Cancer Society

LEEDS, Ala. — M&B Hangers recently donated funds to the American...

Zengeler Cleaners Employees Celebrate 40 Years of Service

NORTHBROOK, Ill. — Zengeler Cleaners, a family-owned chain of drycleaning...

The Numbers: Consumers Contribute to Strong Holiday Shopping Season

CHICAGO — WHILE THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE dipped to 6.7%, only 74,000 new jobs...

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