Morning in the Midwest: Prudential’s New Cleanroom Plant


Prudential Overall Supply President Chris Welch recently journeyed to Heath, OH, for an April 26 news conference announcing plans for a new, 68,000-square-foot (6,317-square-meter) cleanroom laundry located in an industrial park about 30 minutes east of Columbus, the “Buckeye State” capital.

VPP Star: Prudential’s Phoenix Plant Gets Recertified


The Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health (ADOSH) Consultation Department presented Prudential Overall Supply’s Phoenix location with its “STAR Site” designation through the Voluntary Protection Program (VPP). Companies and job sites that are awarded the STAR designation demonstrate exemplary and comprehensive safety- and health-management systems, according to a news release.

Prudential Overall Supply: A Model for ‘Green’ Operations


Prudential Overall Supply remains the largest U.S. uniform and facility services company to be TRSA Clean Green certified. The Irvine, CA-based operation received this distinction when the program began in 2012 and recently maintained it by earning its third three-year recertification. The achievement reflects the company’s continued dedication to operational efficiency and sustainability, reflected in its adherence to TRSA-designated water and energy use thresholds and best-management practices (BMPs) consistent with the ASTM International environmental laundering standard.

‘Make the World Green Again!’: Webinar Highlights Sustainability


TRSA recently participated in a 90-minute webinar with international partners DTV (Germany), ETSA (Europe), FBT (Belgium) and TSA-UK to discuss global sustainability efforts in the linen, uniform and facility services industry. The webinar, titled “Make the World Green Again!” took place on June 30 and featured a speaker from each participating association as well as a question-and-answer session for participants.

Prudential at 89: Growing Stronger in a ‘Challenging Year’


Prudential Overall Supply, Irvine, CA, recently marked its 89th anniversary. The family-owned and operated independent has made remarkable progress since its founding in 1932 by John D. Clark as a one-man operation. Today, Prudential is a nationally branded industrial operator that serves some 28,000 customers from coast to coast.

Prudential Nominated for Top Family-Owned Business


Prudential Overall Supply, Irvine, CA, recently was tapped as one of five Orange County, CA, businesses nominated for consideration as a Top Family-Owned Business in a competition sponsored by the Orange County Business Journal (OCBJ).