TRSA to Host Market-Specific COVID-19 Teleconferences

Posted March 20, 2020 at 11:46 am



TRSA will host several market-specific teleconferences that will facilitate discussions and information-sharing pertaining to the linen, uniform and facility services industry’s COVID-19 response. The agenda for the calls will include highlighting best practices and identifying market-sector specific issues and opportunities to promote hygienically clean reusable textiles.

View below to get the link and instructions for access for your market’s teleconference:

Hotel/Hospitality
Tuesday, March 24
1-2 p.m. EDT

Click to Register (FREE)

Facilitator: Harry Kertenian, Magic Laundry Services, Los Angeles, Chair, TRSA Hospitality Committee

Discussion will include:

  • Impact on plant equipment, route size, service frequency
  • Communicating with employees to get them back post-crisis
  • Role of outsourced laundry in future hotel industry recovery

F&B/Restaurant
Wednesday, March 25
11 a.m. – noon EDT

Click to Register (FREE)

Facilitator: Ken Koepper, Director, TRSA Membership and Industry Outreach, Alexandria, VA

Discussion will include:

  • Operational impact, i.e., layoffs, closures
  • Alternative revenue opportunities
  • Planning and preparing for post-crisis recovery

Healthcare
Wednesday, March 25
1-2 p.m. EDT

Click to Register (FREE)

Facilitator: Randy Bartsch, CEO, Ecotex Healthcare Linen Service, Abbotsford, BC, TRSA Board Liaison, TRSA Healthcare Committee

Discussion will include:

  • Impact on linen transporation (route safety/protocols)
  • Handling of soiled linens
  • Employee communications

Industrial/Uniform
Thursday, March 26
11 a.m. – noon EDT

Click to Register (FREE)

Facilitator: Israel Cartagena, Roscoe Co., Chicago, Chair, TRSA Industrial/Uniform Committee

Discussion will include:

  • PPE, disinfection and social distancing for route salespeople
  • Dust control in the age of hypersensitivity to infection potential
  • Increased emphasis on selling facility services products

TRSA is committed to providing resources to help in this unprecedented, challenging time. For more information on the industry’s response to COVID-19, visit www.trsa.org/covid19.