A world of laundry success

Here we share stories of people around the world who are experiencing success in laundry.

Laundromat case study: Australia

Laundry owners in Australia share their optimism for growth and enthusiasm for laundry as a business.

UniMac delivers efficiency and data to back it up

Situated within a national park in Canada, conserving resources was a major focus for Banff Park Lodge. UniMac equipment ensured efficient use of utilities, and daily reports kept management up-to-date on the laundry operation as a whole.

Laundromat case study: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Business partners introduced Philadelphia to the idea of what a truly well-run vended laundry can be. Laundry Café created an inviting environment and also regularly gives back to the community.

Laundry case study: Italy

Twenty years after introducing the laundromat to Italy, Coley O’Kief continues to grow his business by expanding the concept into new markets.

Common laundry for universities and dorms in China

A shared laundry room in a residential environment is a new concept in China. A Chinese entrepreneur discusses customers’ reactions to multi-housing laundry.

TotalVue technology helps uncover process breakdowns

UniMac advanced technology helped management at a Portland, Oregon hotel uncover inefficiencies and process breakdowns that were impacting the property’s throughput. With the TotalVue data, staff was able to improve processes and greatly increase productivity.

Huebsch Financial keeps laundry business growing

A strong partnership with Huebsch Financial helped an Illinois couple grow their business. Through a tailored approach to financing, the company was able to meet their unique needs and positon the laundry for future success.

Common laundry in a remote Australian mine

A mine is an incredibly harsh environment for laundry and laundry equipment. See how one owner has uncovered a rich seam in the mining industry.

Laundromat case study: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

A switch to Huebsch laundry equipment helped Pittsburgh-based The Laundry Factory reduce utility consumption and become a destination laundromat that some people travel 30 miles to use. Since that initial move, the business expanded from 4,000 to 6,000 square feet, enabling the owner to grow wash-dry-fold business as well as the self-service component.

Laundromat case study: Philippines

Introducing the convenience and efficiency of a coin laundry in a market unfamiliar with the concept has led to business success for Rocky Hernandez.

Newport Beach, California, USA

California entrepreneur Deechen Horton saw an investment opportunity in coin laundry. She purchased an old, neglected laundromat and upgraded the equipment to reliable, high-performance Speed Queen commercial washers and dryers, giving customers what they’re looking for and drastically improving profitability.

Laundromat case study: California, USA

An investor discusses what motivated him to enter the laundry business and what he has learned over the years about making customers happy.

Common laundry business flexibility

A Chinese route laundry manager shares the many options he has for dealmaking. Investment and income related to developing a laundry business can be split multiple ways.