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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. Lets 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 to be at least …

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 made 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 …

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 the 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 …

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 does not mean they can’t last longer thane expected or break down sooner than expected. Shirts typically last 2-3 years if treated properly and pants usually last 4 years. Before even agreeing to join our uniform rental program you are told …

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 business burnt to the ground. Miraculously …

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 battle field? Simple solution is to wash your hands! Our body has natural barriers, however, the minute someone decides to skip washing their hands they increase …

Process of a Sizing Event

What is a sizing event? Our Sales Manager, Eric Wolfe, contacts you in advance to determine what uniforms you need for your industry. He then brings every size available for employees to try on. Each employee tries on both shirts and pants to find out what is most comfortable. Once we find shirt size and pant waist, we measure outseam to find length. …

Why You Need Flame Resistant Uniforms

Fire is a hazard that numerous amounts of people encounter on a daily basis. You need to be smart and keep yourself protected when it comes running at you when you least expect it. The benefits of having flame resistant uniforms is they won’t melt onto your skin, unlike regular fabric. They are also a lot stronger material meaning you are less likely …

City Uniforms & Linen acquiring Midwest Linen

In December of 2020, City Uniforms and Linen has acquired Midwest Linen. Midwest Linen is located in Pontiac, Michigan and they are also a uniform and facility services provider. Through this acquisition, City has gained 160+ new customers while improving our ability to better serve our existing relationships in Michigan. We will now have physical locations …

The Benefits of Having Uniforms

I know wearing a uniform can be a pain at times, but you probably don’t know the benefits and why wearing uniforms in important. Having a uniform in the workplace can provide employees with a sense of belonging and improve productivity while also creating a team environment. Having uniforms provided for employees saves money for the employer. If companies …