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Uniform Programs: Battle of Renting vs. Owning Uniforms

Why Should You Have Uniforms? Uniforms make a lasting impression in most businesses. They also provide key safety measures for employees and an overarching sense of unity between workers. Because of this, it’s important to know what your options are when it comes to starting a program. A company can choose to buy their uniforms ... Read more
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City Spotlight: Dawn Kober

Here at City we’ve had the pleasure of having Dawn be an employee for many years, experiencing different positions within the company. When she first joined the city team it was at City Dry Cleaning in December of 2007. She worked in Customer Service at the front counter greeting guests and then went on to ... Read more
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Get To Know Me: Courtney Lanagan

Hello! My name is Courtney Lanagan and I am a new part time marketing specialist at City Uniforms and Linen! I am a 2020 graduate of Bowling Green State University, where I studied Business with a specialization in Marketing. This is my first marketing job out of college, and I couldn’t be more excited to ... Read more
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Exceptional Service For Exceptional Customers

Customer loyalty is tough to build but great to have! When you have customer loyalty you are portraying that bonded trust between a company and it’s consumers. At City Uniforms and Linen, we pride ourselves with our service to our customers, but more than anything we appreciate the continual commitment we get from them. We ... Read more
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Stay Clean With Microfiber

Microfiber is a hot topic within our industry. What’s the big deal anyway? In fact, microfiber is a pretty special product worth talking about. Let’s start with how a microfiber is made. Microfiber is a synthetic fiber made extremely durable and 100% lint free through its manufacturing process. During this process, each fiber is split ... Read more
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Hygienically Clean = Safer Workplace and Home

City Uniforms & Linen is a leading uniform program and facility services provider. We recently have been certified hygienically clean. You may ask, what does hygienically clean even mean? Hygienically Clean is an established threshold that guides the reduction of pathogens on textile products to levels that pose no threat of human illness. This ensures that your ... Read more
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Local Independents

Looking for a uniform supplier? Or maybe looking to change suppliers? Either way, here are some facts to consider that may sway you towards independent, local operations. In comparison to national chains, independent/local operations consistently rank higher in:   Timeliness of service Quality of service personnel Service quality Having fair billing policies At City, we ... Read more
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Why You Should Join A Uniform Program

Did you know that garments have a life expectancy? Even floor mats. Although they have a life expectancy, that does not mean they can’t last longer than expected or break down sooner than expected. Shirts typically last 2-3 years if treated properly, and pants usually last four years. Before even agreeing to join our uniform ... Read more
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The Incredible Perseverance of City

Many companies have crumbled when they are dealt a poor hand. City is no stranger to encountering these scenarios. What makes this company so different from the others? Their ability to hold their head high, move forward, and persevere through times of adversity. One night in July of 1994, Paul T. Kramer watched as his ... Read more
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The Magic of Soap

I’ve said it once, and I’ll say it again, germs are gross. They make us sick. Every day your body battles to keep these little monsters out of your body, so why not help yourself out on the battlefield? The simple solution is to wash your hands! Our body has natural barriers; however, when someone ... Read more

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