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MySpace Lets Small Businesses Market to Specific Segments of its User Base

Jason Hicks |

NEW YORK — Coin laundries and other small-business owners may not have the...

Stain Removal Tips to Help You Become a Drop-Off Service Expert

Paul Partyka |

In a competitive market, doing an even better job on drop-off orders may...

The Seamless Connection: Automation Technology Is the Key to Convenience

Darryl G. Crawford |

You wake up on Sunday morning. The laundry has already been open for four...

Celebrating Holidays at the Store Brings Joy, Customer Retention

Mark Benson |

It’s that time again. The holidays are right around the corner. I’m having...

Choose Your Distributor Wisely

Arthur Wechsler |

The September issue of American Coin-Op contained a national list of...

Plain Talk About Economic Stimulus Act Benefits

Paul Partyka |

WASHINGTON — When the Economic Stimulus Act of 2008 was signed into law,...

Laundries: Still a Safe Bet

Paul Partyka |

If you’re ready to open a new store, or even get involved in a major...

Q&A: Can a Car Wash Be a Profitable Extra Service?

Paul Partyka |

Have you ever thought about expanding your business, perhaps venturing...

The Economy Affects Your Customers More Than Your Store

Mark Benson |

The nation’s tough financial times are a big topic in my Laundromat....

Keep Marketing Simple

Jim Kell |

Now that your laundry is up and running, how do you make it meet or exceed...

Challenging the Absentee Owner: Take Advantage of Being at the Store

Howard Scott |

You’re currently running one coin laundry, and may be spending more than...

A Direct Way to Reach Customers

Venishka Hurdle |

What type of marketing do you do? More and more coin laundries have turned...

Maximizing Profits from a Vending Program

Paul Partyka |

CHICAGO — It’s always hard to find something that everyone in this...

Put the Spotlight on Your Laundry: Using Promotions to Draw a Crowd

Paul Partyka |

CHICAGO — Our recent story, More Myth vs. Reality, was inspired by...

A Note to Newcomers

Mark Benson |

CHICAGO — So you’re new to the business. Welcome. Jump on in, the water’s...

Is it Time to Raise Prices?

Craig Dakauskas |

GULF BREEZE, Fla. —Ah, it’s time to address the age-old question that has...

Keep Marketing Simple

Jim Kell |

BERKELEY SPRINGS, W. Va. — Now that your laundry is up and running, how do...

Five Things to do for Summer

Mark Benson |

CHICAGO — We’ve just endured a terrible winter in the Chicago area. The...

Stimulating Small Business: Tax Relief on the Way

Randy F. Radtke |

RIPON, Wis. — While the tax rebates for individuals are getting plenty of...

The Keys to Commercial Success

Barry Hammond |

MARIETTA, Ga. — You know what’s really great about the vended laundry...

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