Clean Laundry Journal

Track Energy Use of Your Washers and Dryers in Realtime: Avoid Unnecessary Energy Use

Washer and dryers in the industrial laundry use a lot of natural resources. Today, the amount of water your washer uses to clean a batch is more important than ever. The same applies to the energy your dryer uses to heat up and dry the linen. With energy becoming...

How New Dryer Controls Save Energy for Your Laundry

Last week we wrote about a laundry that had their energy bill increased by €600.000. In that article we mentioned practical ways to save money. We already mentioned adjustments to the dryer before, but one adjustment deserves special adjustment. Wet laundry goes back...

From €250.000 to €850.000 in Energy Bills: It’s Time to Save Energy in Your Laundry. Here’s How.

There’s no way around it. We keep hearing it: if it’s not on the news, we hear it from our colleagues. Energy is scarce. And the laws of demand and supply do not make us any happier. Ultimately, less sources of energy lead to higher prices. And unfortunately, we’re...

Borderless Vartex Software: From a Dutch Hospital to a Caribbean Laundry

The cleaning world is very diverse. That’s what we love. So many industries and businesses rely on clean linen or are involved in it: hotels, restaurants, hospitals, industrial laundries, coin laundries… the list goes on.  At Vartex, we’re proud to be a partner...

US Laundry: The Caribbean’s Most Modern Laundry

On September 6th 2017, the islands of St Martin, Saba and St Eustatius were hit hard by Hurricane Irma. Hotels, houses, supermarkets... you name it. All gone. In St Martin, like much property on the island, US Laundry’s site was also wiped out. This forced the...

The Smart Laundry is Here: Discover the Laundry Industry’s Innovative Products

What is the smart laundry, you ask? Well, the short answer can be summarized in three simple words: Connected, simple, safe and green. What's more, equipment, such as washers, dryers, tunnel washers etc. are all connected to one central point. This central point is...

Transfer Chemicals to Your Washer Safely: A 4 Step Security System

When you run a laundry, you’re probably aware of the risks of dosing. Transferring chemicals from IBC tanks to storage tanks can be a hazardous. When things go wrong, employees’ health and environment can be affected negatively. Therefore, the transfer...

Introducing Smart Filling and Smart Dosing: The Safer and Greener Way to Dose Detergents

We're proud to announce that our Smart Laundry suite just added two members: Smart Dosing and Smart Filling are now available. With these two smart products we've just made adding soap to your washers safer and eco-friendlier. Both products feature intuitive touch...

Predict the Future of Your Laundry with Data

The Quest For Big Data Resumes A lot of data is available in the laundry/linen service industry. However, unfortunately, the quantity of data quality often outweighs the quality. Therefore, it's a challenge to filter the usable data from the large pool of information....

How The Laundry Operator Makes Less Mistakes

At the end of the day, operating laundry equipment is human work. Mistakes happen; the wrong buttons are pressed. Consequently, the wrong program is run, and the laundry’s process will be delayed. On legacy controls, there are many physical buttons through which...
How New Dryer Controls Save Energy for Your Laundry

How New Dryer Controls Save Energy for Your Laundry

Last week we wrote about a laundry that had their energy bill increased by €600.000. In that article we mentioned practical ways to save money. We already mentioned adjustments to the dryer before, but one adjustment deserves special adjustment. Wet laundry goes back...

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US Laundry: The Caribbean’s Most Modern Laundry

On September 6th 2017, the islands of St Martin, Saba and St Eustatius were hit hard by Hurricane Irma. Hotels, houses, supermarkets... you name it. All gone. In St Martin, like much property on the island, US Laundry’s site was also wiped out. This forced the...

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