In today’s fast-paced world, technology has become an integral part of businesses. It’s no different in the laundry industry, where innovation is transforming the way machines operate, process data, and deliver results. At Vartex, we’ve had the privilege to work on several machines developed by the world’s leading manufacturers. Through our universal control, Smart Control, and online laundry hub, Laundry Intelligence, our customers gained real-time insight into how these machines operate. In this blog post, we’ll share our experience working on just a selection of these brands and how our technology has helped laundry owners and managers achieve operational excellence.

Girbau washer

Girbau is a global leader in commercial and industrial laundry equipment, and we’ve worked with many of their machines. These machines are known for their durability, energy efficiency, and user-friendly controls. With our universal control, Smart Control, we’ve enhanced the functionality of these machines and enabled them to process data in real-time. Now, laundry owners can track their energy usage, water consumption, and machine performance through our Laundry Intelligence dashboard.


Unica is a brand that specializes in developing high-capacity washers for industrial laundry applications. Our team has worked with their 200 KG pocket-to-pocket machines, which operate on sophisticated controls and automation systems. Our Smart Control technology has integrated seamlessly with these machines, enabling owners to customize wash programs, track machine utilization, and optimize production schedules. With our Laundry Intelligence system, owners can generate custom reports and visualize data in real-time, enabling them to make informed decisions.

New UNICA washers running on Smart Control being installed on site
Unica washer with Smart Control at Expo Detergo Milan 2022


Image is a reputed brand that specializes in developing machines for commercial and industrial laundry applications. Our team has had the opportunity to install and configure these machines with our Smart Control technology. Laundry owners can benefit from our temperature, humidity, and airflow sensors, which help maximize productivity, reduce drying times, and optimize energy consumption. With Laundry Intelligence, owners can monitor the status of their machines remotely and receive alerts when any issues arise.

Line of Image dryers, run by Smart Control, in Saint Martin (Dutch Caribbean)
Smart Control for Dryers on an Image dryer


Danube is a brand that has gained popularity for its cleanroom laundry equipment. These washers are designed to meet the stringent requirements of industries such as pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, and electronics. These machines require precise controls, and our Smart Control technology has been able to deliver customized solutions for specific applications. For example, laundry owners can set the wash parameters, including time, temperature, and detergent usage, through our system. Our Laundry Intelligence data has helped owners and managers ensure quality compliance and optimize machine performance.

Smart Control on a Danube washer

Machine Optimization

Through our experience with these brands, we’ve realized that our technology has enabled laundry owners and managers to optimize the use of their machines. By gaining real-time insight into the operational efficiency of these machines, owners can identify bottlenecks, reduce downtime, and improve production rates. With our advanced analytics features, Laundry Intelligence can predict maintenance needs, track utilization rates, and optimize workflow, enabling owners to achieve operational excellence.

Adding Value to Processes

At Vartex, we’ve been fortunate to work with several leading laundry brands and deliver value through our advanced universal control and data monitoring system. Our goal is to enable laundry owners and managers to gain real-time insight into their machines, optimize their processes, and boost productivity. As the laundry industry continues to evolve, we remain committed to innovation and empowering our clients to stay ahead of the curve.

Interested in learning more about our Smart Control for Washers and Dryers? Feel free to visit our website to discover our advanced Smart Laundry solutions or download a brochure below. And don’t hesitate to contact our dedicated team, who will gladly address any inquiries you have.

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