CHICAGO — The arrival of fall can only mean one thing for self-service laundry operators — a calendar full of opportunities to attend manufacturer and distributor special events, open houses and service schools. Here is a brief rundown of events from the AmericanCoinOp.com calendar through October—call or visit the website listed for registration information. In many cases, space is limited.
Monday — Alco Washer Center Open House, Erie, Pa.; 800-633-7153, www.alcowasher.com.
Wednesday and Thursday — BDS Laundry Systems Open House and Product Show, St. Paul, Minn.; 800-688-0020, www.bdslaundry.com.
Wednesday and Thursday — Gold Coin Laundry Equipment Founder’s Day Open House, Jamaica, N.Y.; 718-658-2646, www.goldcoinlaundry.com.
Thursday — Wholesale Commercial Laundry Co. SE Commercial Laundry Show, Atlanta; 866-544-7228, www.laundryman.com.
Friday — Dexter Service School at Western State Design, Hayward, Calif.; 800-633-7153, www.westernstatedesign.com.
Sept. 17 — PWS The Laundry Company Annual Fall Show, Los Angeles; 323-721-8832, www.pwslaundry.com.
Sept. 19 — American Dryer Corp. Coin-Store Service School, Fall River, Mass.; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sept. 21 — Midwest Laundries Fall Open House & Service School, Chicago; www.midwestlaundries.com/community/special-events.html.
Oct. 3-7 — Maytag Commercial Laundry Fall Coin Service School, St. Joseph, Mich.; www.maytagcommerciallaundry.com.
Oct. 5 — Dexter Service School at Launette, Laurel, Md.; 800-229-3036, www.launette.com.
Oct. 5 — Star Distributing Open House/Service School, Nashville, Tenn.; 800-897-7570, www.stardistributing.com.
Oct. 7 — Dexter Service School at Western State Design, Cerritos, Calif.; 800-633-7153, www.westernstatedesign.com.
Oct. 8 — Western State Design Open House, Cerritos, Calif.; 800-633-7153, www.westernstatedesign.com.
Oct. 10 — Sav-A-Day Laundry Machinery 53rd Annual Open House/Sale, St. Louis; 800-489-9274, www.sav-a-day.com.
Oct. 11 — Maytag Commercial Laundry Service School at Coin & Professional Equipment Co., Phoenix; www.maytagcommerciallaundry.com.
Oct. 11 — Southeastern Laundry/Dexter Open House, Marietta, Ga.; 800-522-9274, www.selaundryequip.com.
Oct. 12 — Maytag Commercial Laundry Service School at Coin & Professional Equipment Co., Tucson, Ariz.; www.maytagcommerciallaundry.com.
Oct. 12 — SAMCO Fall Distributor Showcase and Education Conference, Fayetteville, Ga.; 800-969-7627, www.southernautomatic.com.
Oct. 13 — Laundry Concepts Open House and Service School, Addison, Ill.; 800-845-3903, www.laundryconcepts.com.
Oct. 13 — Maytag Commercial Laundry Service School at Loomis Bros., St. Louis; www.maytagcommerciallaundry.com.
Oct. 17-20 — Maytag Commercial Laundry Fall Factory Sales School, St. Joseph, Mich.; www.maytagcommerciallaundry.com.
Oct. 18 — Dexter Service School, Albany, N.Y.; www.macgray.com/october.
Oct. 19 — Dexter Service School, Milford, Conn.; www.macgray.com/october.
Oct. 20 — Dexter Service School, Waltham, Mass.; www.macgray.com/october.
Oct. 25 — Star Distributing Co. Open House, Atlanta; 800-897-7570, www.stardistributing.com.
Oct. 27 — Coin & Professional Equipment Co. Open House & Product Expo, Phoenix; 602-248-0808, www.cpec-laundry.com.
Check the AmericanCoinOp.com calendar periodically for updates. If your company has a similar event that’s upcoming but you don’t see it listed here, post it free today. Click here to get started!