About Vital Threads
An educational product of the Association for Linen Management / ALM, a membership organization dedicated to advancing excellence in the textile care industry.
New Orleans, LA
The industry’s greatest opportunity to learn about the latest products, trends and strategies that will help you improve your business's bottom line. The Clean Show is THE main event for the laundering, drycleaning and textile services industry.
Top Factors Affecting Productivity
Improved employee health is one of the top 5 factors impacting productivity. A recent survey revealed that 85% of US employers want to focus on methods that increase employee productivity, minimize absenteeism and enhance the health of employees. Read about the other four factors impacting employee productivity.
Management by the Numbers
What causes a laundry manager frustration? How can you identify the problem early and what is a simple monitoring process to track the data? Discover where soiled to clean ratios should be and how this simple technique can be an early indicator of problems to come.
It's Time for a Little Good News!
Economic improvements always are a welcome announcement. ‘It's been another tolerably good year for U.S. mills and apparel manufacturers. And barring the unforeseen, there's little to suggest otherwise, not only for the New Year but also well into the second half of the decade…..” Get the details here"
What do Americans miss most when on vacation?
When that blissful vacation time arrives, what do Americans find themselves missing the most? Do your hotel accommodations make you miss your bed at home or are you looking for how to purchase your vacation bed? Read more….
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