Prudential to Unveil New $35M Industrial/Cleanroom Facility


Prudential Overall Supply will hold a press conference at its future Tucker, GA, industrial and cleanroom laundry processing site on Nov. 16 to celebrate the coming modern, new facility. Officials representing local, state and congressional representatives are expected at the event, according to a news release.

In Other News this Week


Additional recent headlines from consumer media of interest to linen, uniform and facility services operators, and especially readers of Textile Services Weekly.

Tampa Airport Wins America’s Best Restroom® Contest


Cintas Corp., Mason, OH, recently named Tampa International Airport the winner of its 2022 America’s Best Restroom® contest. Tampa International Airport plans to donate the prize to their neighbors in South Florida who were impacted by Hurricane Ian, according to a news release.

Virtual Roundtables Engage Members in Sharing Experience


Smaller group interaction moderated by TRSA leaders and a focus on impacts of inflation on the industry marked the Oct. 12-13 TRSA market-specific virtual roundtables on Zoom, keeping a steady flow of conversation for each hour-long discussion as members shared their experience with issues related to labor, supply chain, customer communications and more.

Registration Close Imminent for Oct. 12-13 Virtual Roundtables


Take an hour to meet with the best contacts to get ideas for performance improvement by participating in a TRSA Virtual Roundtable on Wednesday, Oct. 12 or Thursday, Oct. 13. These customer-industry market-specific events will emphasize information-sharing by industry executives and managers in small-group discussions of today’s most pressing operational challenges.

Operators Optimistic Despite Inflationary Pressures


Robert W. Baird & Co. and TRSA recently released the results of the September 2022 (Third-Quarter 2022) Uniform & Linen Rental Survey. Both uniform and linen rental executives were optimistic about their growth prospects for the next 12 months, despite continuing inflationary pressures on their business.

UniFirst Inks Deal with NFL Team


UniFirst Corp., Wilmington, MA, recently signed a sponsorship agreement with the Detroit Lions, naming them the Official Uniform Supplier of the Detroit Lions, according to a news release.