TRSA operator member Dempsey Uniform & Linen Supply Inc., Jessup, PA, is celebrating its 60th year in business this year, and recently took a look back at the milestones that the company has reached in a blog post.
VF Corp. is relocating its headquarters and several apparel brands to Denver. VF Imagewear and related workwear brands in Nashville are not part of the relocation.
The European Textile Services Association (ETSA) recently held its National Associations meeting in Rome. More than a dozen association executives representing the linen, uniform and facility services, as well as the dry cleaning, industries in Belgium (FBT), France (Geist), Germany (DTV), Italy (Assosistema), Sweden (Sveriges Tvätteriförbund), Switzerland (VTS), the United Kingdom (TSA) and the United States (TRSA) participated.
EVI Industries Inc., Miami, recently completed its acquisition of TRSA associate member PAC Industries Inc., Harrisburg, PA. EVI acquired all the outstanding shares of common stock of PAC Industries for $12.85 million, of which $6.4 million was paid in cash, $6.25 million in EVI common stock and $200,000 in an assumed subordinated note, according to a news release.
The board of directors of the Textile Services Association (TSA), the United Kingdom’s (UK) leading laundry and textile care trade group, recently named laundry veteran and TSA board member David Stevens as its new chief executive, according to a news release.
Ecotex Healthcare Linen Service, Kelowna, British Colombia, Canada, has earned the Hygienically Clean Healthcare certification, reflecting their commitment to best management practices (BMPs) in laundering as verified by on-site inspection and their capability to produce hygienically clean textiles as quantified by ongoing microbial testing. Ecotex has provided laundry and linen management services to hospitals and other medical facilities for more than 30 years. Other Ecotex laundries that carry the certification are located in Albuquerque, NM; Oklahoma City, OK and Tacoma, WA in the United States, and in Canada, Abbotsford, BC, and Mississauga, Ontario.