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March 19, 2018

Top 5 Frequently Asked Questions by New Laundromat Owners

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Read through the top 5 questions new laundromat owners have when getting into the laundry business!

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February 28, 2018

Managing Water and Utility Costs at Your Laundromat

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Are you managing your laundromat water and electricity costs appropriately? The Coin-O-Matic team has several tips to help!

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January 26, 2018

Grow Your Laundromat Business by Serving Your Community

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Take a look at the ways your laundromat can serve people better, improve business, and make a real difference in the community!

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December 21, 2017

Advice for Responding to Negative Online Reviews about Your Laundromat

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Figuring out how to respond to negative feedback about your laundry business can be tough. Check out these tips from Coin-O-Matic for replying to negative reviews...

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November 30, 2017

4 Reasons You Need a Community Laundry Room in Your Residential Building

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Let’s take a look at how a community laundry room can help attract qualified renters and improve your bottom line at your apartment complex.

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November 2, 2017

How to Host a Successful Laundromat Grand Opening Event

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After months of planning, prioritizing, and purchasing, you’re finally ready to open your laundromat. Congratulations! Now what? You already know you have a great facility with the most updated laundromat technology and energy-efficient laundry products, but your potential customers may not. After all the work and thought that went into getting the laundromat up and running, it might be tempting to treat your opening as a minor detail and not put too much thought or effort into it. However, a successful grand opening celebration can help you get customers in the door, gather valuable information about your clientele, and spread excitement and enthusiasm about your new laundromat facility. Here are a few tips to help make your laundromat's grand opening event a success:

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October 12, 2017

Reducing Injuries at Your Laundromat

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There are more than 37 million injury-related emergency room visits per year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. As a business owner, you may be liable if an injury occurs at your commercial laundry facility. That’s why it’s important to know the risks, be vigilant, and keep your laundromat in tip-top shape. Let’s take a look at some of the most common causes of injuries in the laundry industry and how you can avoid them.

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September 6, 2017

5 Ways to Encourage Customer Loyalty at Your Laundromat

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There are currently about 29,500 coin laundries in the United States and that number continues to grow. With so many options, customers can have their pick of laundromat facilities, especially in large urban areas like Chicago. So what can laundromat owners do to keep their customers coming back again and again? Here’s 5 tips to help you inspire customer loyalty at your laundromat.

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August 28, 2017

Safety Tips for Laundromat Owners

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Like any business, laundromats can be a target for crime. Safety should always be the top priority for laundromat owners and investors, so here are a few tips to help keep you, your employees, your customers, and your property safe. Do your research before you buy and invest.

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August 9, 2017

The Importance of Location in the Laundromat Business

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Being a part of the coin laundry industry goes beyond just having the best commercial laundry equipment. A laundromat is a large investment, requiring many important business decisions to be successful. One of the most important decisions that goes into opening a vended laundry facility is the location. Any laundry distributor will tell you that the key to operating a successful laundromat has to do with its location because it directly impacts vend prices, store traffic, profits, and more. Location, location, location. It matters when opening a laundromat!

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