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Monday, August 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Exciting news about the ALM 2020 IMPACT Conference »
Richmon d, Ky., August 10, 2020  — We at the Association for Linen Management (ALM) recognize that the coronavirus p...
Tuesday, June 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hartsell Re-Elected to ALM Board of Directors »
Richmon d, Ky., June 23, 2020  — Jason Hartsell was reelected as ALM Board treasurer and will continue his work...
Thursday, June 18, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
Mangini Chosen President-Elect of ALM Board of Directors »
Richmon d, Ky., June 18, 2020  — James Mangini, RLLD, will join the Association for Linen Management (ALM) Boar...
Wednesday, June 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nicole Grubich Joins ALM Board of Directors »
Richmon d, Ky., June 17, 2020  — Nicole Grubich, RLLD, CLLM, will join the Association for Linen Management (AL...
Wednesday, June 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Shane Woodson Term Ending for ALM Board of Directors »
Richmon d, Ky., June 17, 2020  — Shane Woodson, RLLD, will retire from the Association for Linen Management (AL...
Friday, May 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ALM Continues Looking Ahead for the Textile Care Industry »
Richmond, Ky., May 22, 2020  — The Association for Linen Management (ALM) announced the next generation of Board...
Friday, April 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ALM Provides Interim Guidance for Processing Single-Use Gowns in Response to Product Shortages »
Richmond, Ky., April 17, 2020  —  The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed a significant weakness in our healthcare...
Thursday, April 9, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ALM Provides Interim Guidance for Healthcare Personnel Home Washing Personal Uniform/Scrub Apparel »
Richmond, Ky., April 9, 2020 — While the commercial laundry process following CDC guidelines has been tested and proven t...
Tuesday, April 7, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC Recommends the Public Wear Cloth Face Masks »
At the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak, the CDC recommended face and respiratory protection measures, along with other...
Friday, April 3, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ALM Provides Interim Guidance for Hotels Lodging Persons Potentially Exposed to COVID-19 »
Richmond, Ky., April 3, 2020  — As government and private sector leaders consider additional control measures to...
Thursday, April 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ALM COVID-19 Town Hall Brings the Industry Together to Address Safety and Laundry Practices »
Richmond, Ky., April 2, 2020  — On March 26, the Association for Linen Management (ALM) brought over 200 textile...
Wednesday, March 18, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
ALM COVID-19 Resources Page Launched »
As the situation with COVID-19 is very fluid, we are working to stay on top of all recommended guidance for textile care p...
Friday, March 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Members Meeting to be Virtual »
Given that the Annual Members Meeting was to be held at  IMPACT , that affects our membership, regardless of whether...
Friday, March 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
2020 IMPACT Conference Postponed »
Due to COVID-19, ALM is postponing the 2020 IMPACT Conference. Please visit the IMPACT page for details and updates.
Tuesday, March 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ALM Coronavirus Statement and Resources for Healthcare Laundries and Their Customers »
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is caused by a novel (new) coronavirus, first detected in China and now present in the...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cardinal Health Plans Recall Contaminated Surgical Gowns »
The Dublin, Ohio-based medical supplier said took the action after learning of unsanitary 'environmental conditions' at a...
Thursday, November 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
USP 800 Compliance Date Approaching: ALM Provides Tools for the Industry »
Richmond, Ky., November 14, 2019  — USP 800 was published by the U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention in February 2016...
Saturday, June 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Association for Linen Management Introduces Revolutionary Industry Benchmarking Platform »
LaundryMarks TM is positioned to elevate business performance across the entire industry. New Orleans– June 22, 201...
Wednesday, May 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ALM Takes First Steps to Defining Quantifiable Measure for Hygienically Clean Textiles in the U.S. »
Peer-Reviewed AJIC Article Available Until June 10, 2019 Richmond, Ky., May 15, 2019 —  The expectation to a...
Thursday, December 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Messe Frankfurt Purchases The Clean Show »
Richmond, Ky., December 6, 2018 — Technology is connecting us with people and taking us places we never expected, includin...
Friday, October 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Addressing Concerns for the U.S. Healthcare Wash Process »
Richmond, Ky., October 19, 2018 — In an attempt to help clarify the difference in U.S. practice from that of a recent arti...
Friday, June 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New ALM Board Announced »
Richmond, Ky., June 29, 2018 —The Association for Linen Management (ALM) is pleased to announce the appointment of David B...
Friday, April 20, 2018
Laundry & Linen College 2018 Spring Session »
Richmond, Ky., April 20, 2018 —The Association for Linen Management (ALM) will hold the spring session of their Laundry...
Monday, April 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scholarship Recipients Announced »
Richmond, Ky., April 9, 2018 —Darrel Coatney (left), director of operations at West Michigan Shared Hospital Laundry, an...
Monday, April 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
2018 ALM Board Election Results »
RICHMOND, Ky., April 2, 2018 —At the 2018 IMPACT Conference, members of the Association for Linen Management (ALM) selecte...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CLEAN 2017 Earns Awards in TSE’s Fastest 50 »
Clean 2017 has been named one of Trade Show Executive’s 50 Fastest-Growing shows of 2017 .  The show, held in Las Ve...
Tuesday, January 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
General Contractor Selected for CLEAN 2019 »
Shepard Exposition Services will be the general contractor for the Clean Show at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in...
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Disaster Recovery Guidelines for Textile Care Released »
Richmond, Ky., September 13, 2017 —Given the recent natural events occurring throughout the U.S., Association for Linen...
Monday, September 11, 2017
Scholarship Recipient Announced »
Richmond, Ky., September 11, 2017 —Amy Berscheid, Laundry Coordinator at St. Cloud Hospital/CentraCare Health in St. Cloud...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CLLM Reviews Available! »
RICHMOND, Ky., July 17, 2017—Laundry and linen industry professionals can earn their Certified Laundry and Linen Manager (...