Innovation Awards

Universal Unilink | June 12, 2017

2017 Innovation Award Nominations

The 2017 Innovation Award winners will be announced at the Breakaway Conference in Orlando. The conference is approaching quickly so you need to apply as soon as possible. This is no time for bashfulness. As an innovator, you already know that great ...

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Bring Your Apparel to New Heights

Break Away from the Crowd . . . Offer unique decorating techniques that your clients will love.  This customer-friendly video from Vantage can be e-mailed, loaded on your website or distributed through social media to clients and prospects. Copy an...

Universal Unilink | December 29, 2016

Does “What I Need To Be” Align with “What I Am?”

Following is the first of a series on Growing Your Business.  Designed to help your laundry build business and margins, the articles offer simple, effective ways to identify and build strengths, minimize threats and take advantage of opportunities. ...

Universal Unilink | September 11, 2016

When the Election Comes to Your Office

Election season is in full swing. It is difficult to turn on the television or log onto social media without hearing about Campaign 2016. Politics will be a hot topic in the media and at work through the presidential election. During this time, nothi...

Remembering Joe Stewart

Universal Unilink | May 1, 2016

Remembering Joe Stewart

Spring turned into a sad time for us here at Universal Unilink when our longtime colleague and friend Joe Stewart, who essentially founded the company alongside President Allan Fowler, passed away suddenly on April 10th. Joe was 70. As most of you kn...

Universal Unilink | March 1, 2016

Low Spirits, Low Sales?

What’s the one tool that’s completely free of charge and will help you better manage your team – even if your team is just you looking yourself in the mirror as you get ready to make cold calls in the morning – while at the same time, light a...

vital update

Universal Unilink | January 1, 2016

Vital Updates, January 2016

Welcome New Members Locatapis St Jerome, QC, CAN Stiac Laundry Service / Stiac, LLC Lakewood, NJ Welcome Back Member Strecker Brothers Uniform Rental Stoney Creek, ON, CAN Welcome New Suppliers Linen Finder Perry Ellis Incorporated RJ Schinner TRSA I...

coaching vs managing

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 “The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have.” Vince Lombardi Everybody loves a winning team. We all want either to be part of one, or preferably, help build one. However, building a winning team takes more than just teamwork. It ...

vital update

Universal Unilink | November 1, 2015

Vital Updates for November

Welcome New Members Clean & Fresh Laundry & Dry Cleaning, West Homestead, PA Mountain Hospitality Laundry Asheville, NC MTW Linen Co. Sharpsville, PA Welcome Back Member New Dawn Linen Service Ionia, MI Welcome New Supplier Logistics In the N...

complaining employees

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Negative Employees at Work?

Tired of the whiners, complainers, gripers, and groaners in your workplace? Negative employees are an all-too-common anchor around the neck of too many work teams. Some studies suggest that about 70% of all conflicts in the workplace are based not on...