strategic management of working capital for laundries

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Strategic Management:

Decisions about capital structure can impact a company’s costs and ability to pursue acquisitions. Given historic low interest-rates and significant capital requirements of the laundry sector, unique and effective capital structures can support ope...

Jeff Cohen, Image Branding

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Image Branding Group, LLC

In early 1997, after several years practicing law, Jeffery Cohen felt the entrepreneurial call and purchased a screen print and embroidery house, Image Network of Charleston, Inc. Soon afterward, he purchased land just outside Charleston and built a ...

Welcome these Preferred Suppliers

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Welcome New Preferred Suppliers

Fisher & Phillips Having conducted our training on OSHA, DOL and EEOC issues, Fisher & Phillips attorneys are familiar to Members. This national law firm, now an official Preferred Supplier, specializes in labor issues from the employer persp...

private label options

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Getting To Know Your Industry’s Private Label Brands

In today’s competitive apparel market, where there is no shortage of options, presenting the right product to your customers could be a daunting task. Offering the right products, as well as services, can set yourself apart from your competitors. B...

save your linen investment

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Protecting Your Linen Investment!

Textile abuse is an often hidden or ignored problem that can subtract significant dollars from a laundry’s profitability. Identifying problem areas and implementing changes can result in program cost savings. Although requiring investigation time a...

vital update

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Vital Updates for September

Welcome New Members Choice Rental Service Laurel, MS Huron Dust Control Moncton NB, CA Louisiana Pro Stitch Alexandria, LA Louisville Professional Apparel Louisville, KY Magic Services, Inc. Oklahoma City, OK Pilgrim Dust Control, Inc. Tucker, GA Wel...

Allan and Gayle Fowler at the 2014 Conference

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See you at the conference!

When you receive this edition of The Advantage, the 2015 Business Development Conference will be less than 10 days away. Not registered? Call (888) 830-7872 and join us as we brainstorm important issues impacting the Independent. You will find busine...

Creating an Inspiring Workplace

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Creating an Inspiring Workplace

I recently got ZAPPED! But in a good way. I was one of about 30 energetic folks who attended the Zappos Insights workshop in Las Vegas, Nevada. And let me tell you, if you must brave the summer heat in Nevada, attending the Zappos Insights program is...

Safety and Wellness Niches Offer Opportunity

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Safety and Wellness Niches Offer Opportunity

Whether it’s wiping up a spill or notifying supervisors of a hazard, employees at a General Advertising Products (GAP) customer are immediately recognized by management as a part of their “Caught Being Safe” campaign. Management hands out a hea...