The Benefits of Fabricare Assembly Manager

There are a number of benefits associated with Fabricare Assembly Manager (FAM). This automated, effective assembly option saves time and money because it has all the advantages of an automated assembly conveyor at a budget-friendly price. Our FAM is usable in a central plant or in multiple locations. FAM components include all of the following:…

What Are Artisan Cleaners?

In the world of artisan beer, cheese, pizza, and more, we now have artisan cleaning businesses. Some dry cleaners employ artisans to take care of wedding gowns, formals, and tuxedos, but they may not call themselves an “artisan cleaning business.” Many artisan dry cleaners hand wash delicate items, and clean oversize items like blankets, quilts,…

Why It’s Called Dry Cleaning

We think of “dry” cleaning as cleaning that doesn’t use any moisture at all. After all, how can it be dry if there is liquid involved? In reality, there is a little moisture in dry cleaning and a tiny amount of water.  However, items washed at home, cleaned in water, are in 100% moisture. The…

Starting a Dry Cleaning Business, Part 2

The dry cleaning business is all about being on schedule. From opening the store on time to making sure that orders are fulfilled promptly you can expect to stay busy, especially if you need to make sure the equipment is operating properly. To continue our information from “Starting a Dry Cleaning Business, Part 1,” we…

Starting a Dry Cleaning Business, Part 1

If you are interested in starting a laundry and dry cleaning business, you want to know as much information as possible before you decide if this business matches your needs. For example, are you comfortable with handling dirty laundry? If you enjoy cleaning clothes and making them nice for others, you will do well in…

A Brief History of Dry Cleaning, Part 1

Contrary to popular belief dry cleaning has been around for centuries. In ancient Rome, there were dry cleaning shops that used ammonia and lye to remove stains such as dirt and sweat from clothing. In the early 19th century brought a big revolution in dry cleaning by Jean Baptiste Jolly of France, also known as…