The Proper Equipment Mix: Self-Service Laundry Management
There are many elements that contribute to the success of a self-service laundry, but it's hard to ignore the impact that equipment has on a business. Even if you're working with one of the industry's many capable distributors, it never hurts to accumulate some knowledge about equipment mix so that you can ask the right questions when it comes to filling up your laundry. American Coin-Op has gathered the views of a host of industry representatives in order to give you the most detailed information about determining the proper equipment mix.
Some of the topics include:
- Which equipment customers desire
- Current trends
- Efficiency concerns
- Pricing considerations
- What the future holds
While experts agree that there is no universal equipment mix "formula," one thing is certain: Putting together the ideal equipment mix — and maintaining it — will always be one of the major components of a first-rate self-service laundry.
Hiring and Retaining Good Workers in a Tough Labor Market
In a truly competitive job market, a laundromat owner's ability to hire well has never been more vital. Multi-store owners Jim Radovic and Tim Gill share their approaches to hiring and retaining good workers in this episode.