In a bold transatlantic move, Canada-based K-Bro Linen announces the acquisition of Fishers, a 117-year-old Scottish launderer and leading independent provider of hospitality textiles across Scotland and Northeast England.
Visits to four industry facilities distinguish the agenda for TRSA’s Production Summit and Plant Tours, scheduled for Feb. 21-22, 2018, in Anaheim, CA. Now in its fifth year, the twice-yearly Summit enables linen, uniform and facility services operators to take home a wealth of ideas for improving performance and production management by meeting with peers and viewing high-productivity plants.
TRSA associate member Penn Emblem Co., a family owned and operated business based in Philadelphia, recently welcomed Tyler Joseph to its team. Bringing the company into its fourth generation, Joseph will train in various departments at Penn Emblem Co. to become familiar with all aspects of the business, according to a news release.
TRSA associate member ARCO/Murray, Downers Grove, IL, will begin construction in early 2018 on a 73,850-square-foot healthcare laundry renovation for Bay Linen, Clearwater, FL. The project will be completed in multiple phases to allow the laundry to stay operational during the entire six-and-a-half-month construction schedule, according to a news release.