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Ontario-Based HLS Linen Services Achieves TRSA Clean Green Certification

Posted February 21, 2020 at 3:11 pm

HLS Linen Services recently affirmed their commitment to environmental stewardship by achieving TRSA’s Clean Green Certification. HLS Linen provides linen and laundry service to acute care hospitals, long term care, rehabilitation centers and mental health facilities throughout many regions of Ontario, including Ottawa, Kingstone, Belleville and Toronto, as well as in Western Quebec.

Exemplary Attention to Customers Wins TRSA Accolades

Posted February 21, 2020 at 2:45 pm

Two TRSA member linen and uniform service operators and two associates (industry suppliers) are winners of 2020 TRSA Above and Beyond Service Awards. This accolade acknowledges both rare efforts outside the normal course of business, such as addressing a customer emergency or pressing need. More often, such acts are part of the normal course, but are especially responsive, empathetic or pleasantly surprising to customers, setting a higher standard for others to follow.

Alsco Equips RSRs with New High-Vis Apparel

Posted February 21, 2020 at 12:28 pm

Starting this month, Alsco’s route sales representatives (RSRs) will have a brand-new and safer look. With Alsco representatives in and out of their vehicles near traffic zones every day visiting the company’s 350,000 customers, their safety is the company’s top concern, according to a news release.

Cholodofsky Rises to VP Role at Penn Emblem

Posted February 21, 2020 at 12:16 pm

Penn Emblem recently announced the promotion of Robert Cholodofsky as the company’s vice president of information technology. Cholodofsky has served as Penn Emblem’s director of information technology for the past 3.5 years, planning, managing and implementing strategic projects and initiatives as directed by senior management, according to a news release.

Joris Named President of the Girbau Group

Posted February 21, 2020 at 12:01 pm

Girbau recently appointed Serge Joris as its president. Joris’ professional career spans more than 25 years working in critical roles at global companies in the technology and industry sectors, according to a news release.

Operators Tour Two Top-Flight Vegas-Area Laundries

Posted February 21, 2020 at 11:40 am

Roughly 100-plus attendees at TRSA’s recent Food and Beverage (F&B) and Hospitality Conferences in Las Vegas enjoyed visits to two leading area laundries catering to restaurants and hotels in and around “Sin City.”

TRSA Honors Members’ Corporate Cultures that Foster Workplace Diversity

Posted February 19, 2020 at 3:41 pm

Three national linen and uniform service chains have won TRSA’s 2020 Diversity Recognition Award, reflecting these members’ dedication to the “unlikeness” of individuals and their encouragement or facilitation of such variation in human qualities in their workforces. Winners will receive their trophies March 25 at the TRSA Legislative Conference in Washington.