Superior Linen Service Fire Starts in Mat Area

Feb 16, 2018

A blaze that began in the mat-production area at Superior Linen Service’s Tulsa, OK, laundry facility will require the company to repair or replace lost product, according to company President and TRSA Immediate Past Chairman Doug Waldman. There were no injuries caused by the fire or structural damage to the facility, Waldman said.

Celtic Acquires Millbrook Linen

Feb 9, 2018

Celtic Linen, Wexford, Ireland, recently announced its acquisition of Millbrook Linen, Naas, Ireland. The purchase was finalized on Feb. 5, according to a news release.

Online Production Training Available Free to TRSA Members

Feb 2, 2018

To aid linen, uniform and facility services operators in orienting production employees to fundamental laundry processes (sorting, washing, drying, finishing and packing out items), TRSA’s On-Demand Learning Center now contains four Production Training Series. Free for member use on the Internet, these videos depict commonly used machinery and techniques for processing items for the restaurant (F&B), healthcare, hospitality (hotel) and industrial/uniform markets.

Cayetano Gets Career Achievement Award

Jan 12, 2018

Vicky Cayetano recently was given the Women Who Mean Business Career Achievement award from Pacific Business News. Cayetano is the president and CEO of TRSA operator member company United Laundry Services Inc., Honolulu, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2018.

TRSA Webinar: Increase Your Hotel Business

Dec 15, 2017

TRSA held its final webinar of 2018, with a focus on the hospitality sector of the linen, uniform and facility services industry. The webinar, titled, “Build Your Hotel Linen/Uniform Business, Euro-Style,” took a look at the best practices of hospitality operators in the European market, and focused on how U.S. operators could make those practices work for them to gain hotel business in the states.

Mission among Creditors in Hotel Bankuptcy

Mar 30, 2011

CHANDLER, Ariz., March 28—Arizona Republic News reported that Mission Linen (Santa Barbara, Calif.) is among creditors of the Crowne Plaza San Marcos Golf Resort, which has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Mission is owed $1.4 million.