Entries by Marty Hartman

Back to Business Webinar with M+A Matting

A big “thank you” to Joe Rubbelke and the M+A Matting team for putting together a great presentation filled with ideas that you can implement in your laundry. What was Covered: State of the Business Trends Back to Business Promotion Program Overview What’s in it for Universal Unilink members Products in the Program Training Opportunities […]

Teleclass on C-diff and Healthcare Laundry

Gurtler’s Director of R&D Featured in Worldwide Teleclass on C-diff and Healthcare Laundry Kevin McLaren, Director of Research and Development for Gurtler Industries recently presented a teleclass offered through Webber Training (www.webbertraining.com) entitled “Hospital Laundry and C.difficile Spore Inactivation.”  Webber Training presents an international lecture series on infection prevention and control topics. Its objective is to […]

Be Prepared for Holiday Transportation Delays

Leigh Joseph, alphabroder’s Director of Strategic Accounts, shared an update on transportation and shipping  conditions that may have a direct impact on Universal Unilink members ordering from alphabroder / Primeline as well as other suppliers. Now is a good time to educate and inform your customers as you plan 4th quater projects. The Impact of […]

Storm Duds Interview with Meredith O’Brien

Listen to the Episode: Links Mentioned: StormDuds.com Contact: Michelle DeMayo National Account Manager (800) 325-4332 x119 michelle@stormduds.com Transcript: Marty Hartman: Welcome to the Supplier Spotlight. We have Storm Duds with us today. I’ve got Meredith O’Brien VP of sales. Meredith, welcome to the interview. Meredith O’Brien: Thanks Marty. Hi everybody who’s listening. Thanks for having […]

Venus Group Expands its US Manufacturing with Automated Production of Disposable Face Masks

US-based global textile manufacturer Venus Group has begun producing 3-ply disposable face masks at its South Carolina manufacturing plant, delivering a combined total of nearly 10 million disposable and reusable face masks since March in response to the current COVID-19 global pandemic. The initiative further expands Venus Group’s PPE (personal protective equipment) product offering to […]

alphabroder Round Table

The alphabroder team got together with members to discuss what’s working well for them during this pandemic and shutdown. Topics covered: New marketing tools from alphabroder Smartest decisons made  in the last few month New markets to explore Changes to marketing strategies Participants: Leigh Joseph, alphabroder Director of Strategic Accounts, ljoseph@alphabroder.com Jessica Justh, alphabroder Trade […]

Apparel Tips from Vantage

Brian Deissroth from Vantage Apparel dropped by the office and shared some great ideas in this video: Make sure your company logo is in the right place on your branded apparel to be effective in Zoom meetings. Fashion forward and retail inspired does not have to cost an arm and a leg When was your […]

Ecolab’s Advacare™ Effective against Coronavirus

Ecolab’s AdvaCare™ is the first laundry disinfectant and oxidizer to receive the U.S. EPA approval for emerging viral pathogen claim as effective against SARS-COV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19 Innovation will help protect people from SARS-CoV-2 during this critical time Ecolab’s AdvaCare™ Disinfectant has received the first approval given by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency […]

Rasco Interview with Tarek Shahla

Listen to the Episode: Contact Information: Rasco.com (225) 273-3163 orders@rasco.com support@rasco.com Catalog: Click for Catalog Episode Transcript: Marty Hartman: Welcome to the Supplier Spotlight Interview. We’re happy today to be talking with Tarek Shahla, chief operations officer at Rasco. Welcome. Tarek Shahla: Marty, thank you so much for having me. Marty Hartman: It’s good to […]

Gurtler Research Team Develops New Laundry Method to Transform Typical Healthcare Garments Into PPE.

Gurtler Industries, Inc. announced today that their Research and Development team has developed a new laundry method utilizing Pulse Shield fluid repellent fabric finish which can transform typical healthcare scrubs and clothing into fluid repellent garments, increasing their potential use as Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). The current healthcare crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has […]