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

Carlo Calma |

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

Survey: Majority of Dry Cleaners Hands-On with ‘Most’ Maintenance

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — To ensure their drycleaning operation is running like a well-...

Survey: 70% of Dry Cleaners Dish Up Discounts as Part of Marketing Strategy

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — Almost 36% of dry cleaners are utilizing coupons “often” as part...

Survey: Dry Cleaners Look to Attract New Customers in New Year

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — Attracting new customers is the top 2014 business priority for...

Survey: Dry Cleaners Approach 2014 with Cautious Optimism

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — Dry cleaners are looking ahead to 2014 with some optimism, as 30...

What Scares Dry Cleaners Most? Survey Says Equipment Failure

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — A key piece of equipment going out of commission is regarded by...

Survey: Dry Cleaners Confident in Ability to Provide Good Service

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — Dry cleaners polled by American Drycleaner feel confident about...

Survey: New-Media Marketing Produces Mixed Results

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — Dry cleaners use a variety of new-media tools—including Facebook...

Survey: Two of Five Dry Cleaners Working Longer Today Than Five Years Ago

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO – Roughly 42% of dry cleaners are working more hours today than...

Survey: Many Clean ’13 Attendees More Likely to Do Biz with Exhibitors Seen There

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO – Many dry cleaners who attended Clean ’13 in New Orleans report...

Survey: More Than Half of Dry Cleaners Consider Extra Profit Centers ‘Necessity’

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — “Alterations, repairs and tailoring” leads the pack of extra...

Survey: Majority of Dry Cleaners Report Boosting Employee Pay

Carlo Calma |

CHICAGO — A majority of dry cleaners report they have given raises in the...

Survey: Majority of Dry Cleaners Say Exhibits are Biggest Draw to Clean Show

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — Roughly one-quarter of those responding to this month’s...

Survey: Nearly 43% of Dry Cleaners Have Seen Store Victimized by Crime

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — Google the terms “dry cleaner” and “robbed” and you’re likely...

Survey: Many Dry Cleaners Optimistic About Meeting 2013 Goals

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — Asked about their goals for the New Year, nearly 58% of dry...

Survey: Half of Dry Cleaners Polled Predict Greater Sales Volume in 2013

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — Half of dry cleaners asked to offer their rough forecasts for...

Survey: Half of Dry Cleaners Don’t Fear Newest Fall Fashions

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — The new fall fashions sometimes signals styles that present...

Survey: 62% of Dry Cleaners Favor Romney Over Obama for President

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — If U.S. voters agree with the majority of dry cleaners who...

Survey: Cash, Drugs, Sex Toy Among Forgotten Items Found by Dry Cleaners

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — It’s not unusual for a dry cleaner to find items that a...

New Poll Shows 78% of Dry Cleaners Satisfied with Distributors

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — Approximately 78% of dry cleaners polled in this month’s...

Survey: Cleaners Counter Heat Using Cooling Equipment, Earlier Production

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — Summer is heating up, and the added heat produced by dry...

Survey: Dependability is Trait That Dry Cleaners Value Most in Their Employees

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — Dry cleaners find dependability to be a highly valued trait in...

Survey: Multi-Faceted Marketing Plan is Popular Choice for Cleaners

Bruce Beggs |

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

Survey: Business Casual Dress Code Still Dampening Drycleaning Sales

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — Most dry cleaners rue the trend that has seen many dress codes...

Survey: Given Updated EPA Assessment, Most Cleaners Believe Perc’s Days are Numbered

Bruce Beggs |

CHICAGO — In light of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA)...

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