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TRSA manages legislative and regulatory issues that directly impact the textile service industry. We communicate on the industry’s behalf with federal, state and local legislators and regulators. Learn More


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Hot Off The Press

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Angelica Names Shaddix as Interim CEO

Angelica, Oakbrook Terrace, IL, announced on Jan. 11 the promotion of Jamie Shaddix to the post of Interim CEO, effective immediately.

Tyler Retires from Encompass; Will Pursue Consulting

Ken Tyler, who over a long career has played leading roles as a combat Marine, an executive overseeing laundries for the U.S. Veterans Administration, and most recently as a vice president of government operations for Encompass Group LLC, recently announced plans to retire from his post with the textile supplier.

Lapauw USA Hires Two Industry Sales Veterans

TRSA associate member Lapauw USA LLC, Park City, UT, recently announced the hiring of two laundry industry veterans, Joseph Amaral and James “J.B.” Marquette. The two new hires each have the title of regional sales director, and are responsible for business development, customer relations and industry advocacy in a variety of industry segments in the Western and Eastern United States, respectively.