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It’s Classic Cleaners again

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 16:48

It’s Classic Cleaners again

Out of the business for the past eight years but with more than 20 years of experience in dry cleaning, Janice C. Gray relaunched Classic Cleaners on Northside Drive East near Walgreens in March.

“It’s been …

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Sustainable Living – More Than Just Recycling

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:14

Sustainable Living – More Than Just Recycling

By: Aaron Newport

Sustainable living consists of more than just recycling and it is a warm feeling to see so many businesses in nearly every industry taking positive strides toward a sustainable planet …

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Global Names Sign Up To Circular Fashion System

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 17:01

Global Names Sign Up To Circular Fashion System

By: Garry Knox

Global brands including H&M, Adidas and Marks & Spencer have signed up to a The Call to Action for a Circular Fashion System at the recent Copenhagen Fashion Summit …

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Summer Sustainability

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 09:41

Summer sustainability! In dry cleaning?

By: Ron Benjamin

What’s the best way to take care of your summer wardrobe while at the same time taking care of the planet? And to enjoy extra time this summer?

In the minds of …

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Clean Without Compromise

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 15:54

Clean Without Compromise

By: Joe Blaha

GreenEarth Cleaning is a true pioneer in enabling the dry cleaning industry to move away from the stigma, costs and health concerns which have resulted from its previous history of having to rely on …

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Sustainable Fashion – Shopping Small Has Green Advantages

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 16:48

Sustainable Fashion – Shopping Small Has Green Advantages

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The path to a more sustainable fashion industry is forked; what the consumer can do in making more conscious purchasing decisions must converge with an industry that is determined to make these …

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Caring For Clothes – The International Guide

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 12:44

Caring For Clothes – The International Guide

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By: Garry Knox

The back story of this Technical Handbook goes back about over 10 years. The Association of Suppliers to the British Clothing Industry (ASBCI) has published a couple editions and has …

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Earth Hour Ideas

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 16:26

“Green living” has been growing in popularity for decades, and we have every reason to believe it will continue to do so. It can be tough living an eco-friendly lifestyle for reasons such as the perception it costs more to …

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Sustainable Business Practices – Online Reviews

Tue, 03/14/2017 - 10:50

Sustainable Business Practices – Online Reviews

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By:Ron Benjamin

Sustainability in dry cleaning involves optimizing results for people, the planet and the long term survivability of the business providing the service. Much has been discussed about how GreenEarth provides a maximum …

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Sustainable Fashion Matters

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 17:11

Sustainable Fashion Matters

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By: Garry Knox

Corporate Social Responsibility as a whole has been increasing in importance within the corporate agenda, with particular attention being paid to Sustainability and Ethics.

On April 5th, the Association of Suppliers to …

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The Dry Cleaning Professionals View

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 16:31

The Dry Cleaning Professionals View

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By: Joe Blaha

Dry cleaning has puzzled consumers for a long time, just starting with this description gets many off on the wrong track.

For those whose who do not utilize the services of a …

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Sustainable Labels to Look Out For

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 15:08

Sustainable Labels to Look Out For

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By: Tara Clark

Whether you fell in love with sustainable fashion upon purchasing your first pair of hemp harem pants back in the 90s, or you’ve only recently discovered the wonders of a wardrobe …

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H&M Begin to “Bring It”

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 15:19

H&M Begin to “Bring It”

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By: Garry Knox

Scandinavian clothing retailer H&M has always had a good reputation for sustainability, particularly for a low priced fast fashion operator.

They now follow in the footsteps of other retail and social initiatives, …

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Sustainable Fashion – From Waste to Wardrobe

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 17:47

From Waste to Wardrobe – Sustainable Fashion

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By: Aaron Newport

It should be no surprise to anyone at this point that the fashion industry is producing astronomical amounts of waste to be dumped in landfills. Many fault the “fast fashion” …

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Maximized Sustainability

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 17:09

Maximized Sustainability

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by: Ron Benjamin

Many would suggest that putting the words sustainability and dry cleaning together would be an oxymoron! And that suggestion is hard to argue against given that the dry cleaning industry is one of the last …

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OXXO Care Cleaners Announces Record 2016 Growth And Leads Dry Cleaning Franchise Sector In Rankings

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 16:29

Franchise lands 262nd place in Entrepeneur Magazine’s 38th Annual Franchise 500 Ranking and BEST Laundry & Dry Cleaning Franchises by franchiserankings.com.

January 10, 2017 // Franchising.com // Hollywood, FL – OXXO Care Cleaners®, the environmentally friendly garment cleaning franchise that …

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Making Garment Technology Fit

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 17:09

Making Garment Technology Fit

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By: Garry Knox

Advancing technology is having a greater impact on retail as time goes on. Whether it’s the type of materials used, in-store point of purchase technology to promote products, through to our very solution …

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A Very Well Dressed Holiday

Wed, 12/21/2016 - 16:38

A Very Well Dressed Holiday

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By: Joe Blaha

The GreenEarth family of sustainable dry cleaning locations will be sharing traditional holiday cheer with customers in over 40 countries worldwide.

Literally millions of customers can rely on their local GreenEarth provider …

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EPA targets dry cleaning chemical under new safety law

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 14:07
EPA targets dry cleaning chemical under new safety law

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing the first chemical it wants to ban under a new chemical safety law.

Regulators on Wednesday said they are proposing a ban on trichloroethylene …

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Double Take at a Care Label Mistake

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 09:59

Double Take at a Care Label Mistake

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By Garry Knox

Here at GreenEarth we like to rely on our credentials and let the results of our form of sustainable aftercare speak for themselves; we’ve always relied on the consumer to …

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