Industry suppliers teamed up to put on a wetcleaning seminar in Tampa, FL, last
month that drew
strong attendance by cleaners, including some from Minnesota, Ohio, Tennessee
It was the second such seminar hosted by Unipress at its Tampa headquarters.
Laundry Pro of Florida, Poseidon Textile Care Systems, Seitz and Fabriclean
Supply who provided
instructors and presenters.
Half of the day was a hands-on experience — sorting garments for wetcleaning, stain removal,
cleaning and finishing. Attendees had a wide variety of garments among the 300
pounds of cleaning
that was available to work on.
Guiding them were Liz Davies on finishing, Jeff Quail and Frank Briercheck on
and Joon Han, Ken Chambless and Larry Wolff on chemistry, all representing the
The large group was broken down into four smaller groups that rotated between
on two Unipress tensioning pants stations, a Unipress utility station and a
Hurricane HS-2 double for
“Overall it was an excellent turnout and seminar,” said Tom Stites of Unipress, the hosting company.
The entire event was free for those attending and that included a continental
breakfast and full lunch.