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FightBac Against Illness

FightBac Disinfectant is the closest thing you might get to magic right now. This stuff is awesome! It was the best seller at our tent sale earlier this summer, and for good reason. So, what is it? FightBac is a disinfectant spray that is PROVEN to kill Coronavirus. All you do is spray it on whatever surface you need cleaned, let it sit for the directed …

We offer PPE!

Gowns, masks and gloves… oh my! Now more than ever, PPE has become a common topic of conversation. It seems to be that before COVID-19, there weren’t many places and industries that needed to worry about PPE. Well now, EVERYONE does. Whether it’s just wearing masks around the office or protective gowns in healthcare settings, we’ve …

Through the Eyes of a City Intern

Hi! I’m Alyson, a marketing intern at City Uniform and Linen. I’m from Findlay, and I’m a rising junior at Miami University. After my first week at City being outside at the tent sale, I was so excited to be in the office and the plant! My time this week began with a tour of everything in the plant from Brian, our Production Manager. …

Combat Coronavirus

Coronavirus. It’s everywhere. News. Social Media. Infecting people worldwide. What is it? The Coronavirus has a lot of unknowns attached to it; this is what makes it so scary. However, this is what we do know: The virus is zoonotic, which means it spreads from animals to humans Common signs of infection include fever, runny nose, cough, shortness …

Celebrating 75 Years! Part 3

In case any of you have missed the recent celebration, here is the recap… 1944 – City Laundry opens for business 1950 – Family business transitions from home laundry to dry cleaning 1977 – City Dry Cleaning began contract to pre-wash Levi jeans 1982 – Company expanded into 10,000 sq. ft. adjoining property 1986 – Paul and Pam Kramer …

Avoid the Fall

If any of you are like me, you’re prone to tripping over toys left out in the living room. It’s bound to happen at least once a week. I’ve accepted defeat on the home front, but I refuse to have the same hazards happen at work. Throughout the years, City has made changes here and there to improve safety, and cleanliness in the workplace. More …

Mean Lean Processing Machine

What is 5S? 5S is a systematic approach to workplace organization. 5S stands for Sort, Set In Order, Shine, Standardize, and Sustain. Each “pillar” has its own agenda. Sort through each stations materials to find out the tools essential for the job. Get rid of the stagnant objects. Set In Order ensures all tools are organized with an assigned spot. …

Slips & Falls

Water is great. It’s one of the essential things we humans need to survive. However, water can also be our enemy. I know you’ve heard the saying “slippery when wet”, so how do we combat water that has gone rogue? Mats! There are 4 reasons to say yes to matting: Safety Protection Appearance Savings Mats enhance safety by keeping floors …