Updates on our company, our customers, our industry and the sectors we serve
Our laundry staff reveal the strange items hotel guests lose in bed linen
A side of salmon, an oil radiator and a police laptop are some of the more unusual items that our staff have found among dirty hotel bedsheets at our laundries in the last year.
CLEAN has been shortlisted for three LADA Awards, which recognise and celebrate the best companies, skills and role models in the laundry and dry-cleaning market. We have been shortlisted in both the ‘Most Innovative Company’ and ‘Most Environmental and Sustainable Company’ categories, thanks to our success in reducing our environmental impact across all of our laundry sites following the launch of our £15m state-of-the-art super-laundry in Slough earlier this year.
Record-breaking CLEAN is creating 25 new jobs after it’s Nottingham-based laundry achieved its highest ever production levels last month.
CLEAN shortlisted for best ‘Independent Laundry’ and ‘Sustainability and CSR’ categories at the LCN Awards 2017
CLEAN has been shortlisted for two awards in this year’s LCN Awards organised by Laundry and Cleaning News. These awards aim to recognise and celebrate the best of the best in the laundry and dry-cleaning market. In 2016 CLEAN CEO Jason Miller won ‘Laundry Entrepreneur’ of the year award.
With the commercial cleaning sector continuing to evolve in line with innovative market trends and growing business capabilities, commercial laundries today must continue to adapt their operations to add value to their service offering and remain competitive.
As part of CLEAN’s growth plans and to focus on our core commercial textile rental service, we have made the decision to sell the site of our Maidenhead Laundry and Dry Cleaning Shop on Furze Platt Road.
Congratulations to Dale Hoggett from Travelodge, Burford.
Here at CLEAN we are encouraging all businesses to get behind World Environment Day on Monday 5 June 2017 and put the focus on protecting nature and the planet.
CLEAN has been awarded the coveted ‘Sustainable Supplier’ title, sponsored by innocent drinks, at this year’s Footprint Awards (Thursday 25 May 2017) having beaten tough competition in the category from Nestle Professional UK and Carroll’s Heritage Potatoes, both of which are dedicated to sustainability and best practice in the hospitality and food service sector.
We are pleased to announce a new long-term partnership with the UK's largest hospitality company Whitbread PLC. The new collaboration will see CLEAN provide quality linen to more than 15,000 bedrooms across 150 Premier Inn branded hotels.
CLEAN is delighted to have been shortlisted in the ‘Sustainable Supplier’ category of this year’s Footprint Awards having been named alongside 38 other companies, all of which are dedicated to sustainability and best practice in the hospitality and food service sector.
CLEAN’s CEO Jason Miller has been named as a finalist in the London and South EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 Awards in the ‘Transformational Leader’ category. Jason joins 32 business leaders from 27 companies that boast a combined workforce of over 16,600 people and a collective turnover of more than £1.06bn.
Here at CLEAN we deliver almost one million pieces of linen to customers located across the UK on a daily basis, with transportation logistics just one of the founding principles that ensures we can provide an excellent service built on quality, efficiency and innovation. In recent years, due to the combined impact of an ageing professional HGV driver workforce and the lack of new entrants coming through to replace those leaving the sector, there has been a 25% decrease in new driver license acquisitions which has led to a shortage of almost 60,000 HGV drivers.
Whether it’s for a restaurant or special event, tableware gives F&B managers and event planners a multitude of options to set the scene and ensure guests feel the way you want them to feel when taking their seat.
The latest edition of estate agent Savills’ report ‘The UK Extended Stay Market’ confirms that 2017 will be a record year for new serviced apartment developments in the UK, with a predicted 13.8 percent increase on the nation’s current offering.
Our new £15m super laundry in Berkshire has been labelled ‘one of the most modern industrial laundries in the UK, if not the World’ by Europe’s largest supplier of high quality laundry machinery Kannegiesser.
CLEAN is delighted to announce the newly formed partnership with Ryder – the innovative logistics and transportation solutions provider.
CLEAN, has been awarded ‘Commercial Laundry of the Year’ at this year’s Laundry And Drycleaning Awards (LADAs). The LADAs recognise companies, individuals, services and products that showcase a new level of customer service and professionalism whilst actively tackling the barriers of the industry head on.
The talents and efforts of CLEAN CEO Jason Miller were recognised at the inaugural LCN Awards at Manor Meriden Hotel, Birmingham. The awards, held on Thursday 20 October have been devised to recognise and reward best practice in the industry. The awards honour the businesses and people who go the extra mile to ensure their customers receive the best service possible.
As CLEAN prepares for the opening of its brand new world-class super laundry this autumn, Matt Tate has been appointed as Chief Technical Officer to support the UK’s second largest hospitality flatwork provider as it continues to grow.
The latest in a series of additions to CLEAN’s senior management team sees David Thorley appointed as sales director.