Why Replace your Laundry Equipment?
Customers are becoming more discerning and looking for cleaner, safer laundromats complete with the latest amenities. It’s more important than ever that you have what you need to meet those demands. The best way to do that is by upgrading your business by reinvesting in state-of-the-art equipment that gets laundry done faster, easier and more profitably.
RE-INVEST IN YOUR LAUNDROMAT.
Re-invigorate your business.
Reduces Utility Costs
Creates and Attractive,
Provides a Competitive
Boosts Customer Satisfaction
Simplifies Maintenance and
Offers Employees a Renewed
Presents Tax Advantage
Much, much more
TOO OLD IS COSTING YOU TOO MUCH.
All machines have a limited period of peak performance. Excluding variables (e.g. usage, condition, repair
and maintenance frequency), the following are typical peak performance lifespans of laundry equipment† :
If your laundry equipment is older than or approaching these time frames, it’s costing you more and making you less than it should.
NEW TECHNOLOGY. NEW EFFICIENCIES. NEW SAVINGS.
Laundry equipment capabilities are advancing so quickly that today’s machines have reduced utility consumption to unbelievably low levels, saving you thousands every year. Plus, with larger capacities, they can get more laundry done in the same amount of time, satisfying customers and increasing your machine turnover.
To learn more about reinvesting in your laundromat, or to receive an in-depth cash flow analysis, please contact a Sales Representative.
New equipment means more profits. Isn’t that the bottom line?
New equipment does more than save you money – it makes you money. With advanced control systems that optimize profit per turn, a durable design that reduces downtime, and the fact that customers expect to pay more for updated services, new laundry equipment introduces a virtually endless list of new revenue opportunities.
New and Improved Tumble Driers
New efficient tumble dryers reduce your minutes per quarter while keeping your revenue the same, leaving a positive impression on customers and
INCREASING TURNS PER DAY.
Larger capacities of new tumble dryers allow customers to get clothes done
increasing productivity, your profit stream and customer satisfaction.
Upgrading to stack dryers
capacity and profit per square metre.
New tumble dryers prevent
and extended linen life, increasing satisfaction
ATTRACT AND RETAIN MORE CUSTOMERS.
New equipment enhances the laundry experience, shortens wash times, creates a safe, welcoming environment, and delivers many of the other features and amenities that customers appreciate, allowing you to stay one step ahead of the competition.
OPTIMISED MIX TO IMPROVE USER EXPERIENCE
- The right mix of laundry equipment offers convenience and efficiency customers appreciate.
- Simple controls allow them to easily customize each load to have more wash/dry options.
- 64% of customers are moving to large-capacity 15Kg, 23Kg or 35Kg machines.* Larger machine capacities and faster dry times address your customers’ main concern by getting them in and out quicker, which also improves machine turnover and profitability.
A SAFE & COMFORTABLE ENVIRONMENT
Bright, new equipment and a fresh, clean store appearance creates a welcoming atmosphere that customers enjoy visiting.
A LEG UP ON THE COMPETITION
New equipment looks nicer, does laundry faster and gives users the opportunity to customize their wash. Customers value these features and are more likely to support you as opposed to your competition.
NEW MARKETING OPPORTUNITIES
Installing new equipment is the perfect time to reinvigorate your marketing program and target customers giving them a new reason to support your business.
CREATES A DESTINATION
Combine the customer convenience and benefits of your new equipment with other business upgrades to create an attractive destination and inspire customer loyalty.
- Clean, shiny floors
- Fresh, welcoming paint
- Accessible Wi-Fi
- Activities (e.g. televisions, games, etc.)
- Coffee and/or other food and beverages
- Ample, comfortable seating
- Community Services (e.g. literacy training, health screenings, etc.)
UPGRADE YOUR BUSINESS
Reinvesting in your equipment lineup immediately improves your entire laundry business. From increased value and tax advantages to a happier staff and peace of mind, better equipment means a better business.
46%** of laundry businesses see growth after upgrading their equipment.
Stronger frames and leak detection reduce costly preventative maintenance and repairs as well as minimizing utility costs.
COMPLETE LAUNDROMAT CONTROL
Invest in the right equipment and open up the possibilities of wireless networking, auditing capabilities and routine diagnostics allowing you to better manage your efficiency from any Internet-connected computer, anywhere in the world.
When you make a new capital investment, you can write off that investment through several government-offered incentives and bonus depreciation.
OVERALL BUSINESS VALUE
Upgrading to new equipment immediately increases the value of your business.
New equipment helps renew a sense of pride and security in your employees, motivating them to deliver the best possible customer service.
SAVED TIME & MONEY
When you can count on your equipment to run consistently, you don’t have to worry about lost revenue due to downtime, repair costs, replacement part expenses or waning customer confidence. With Speed Queen equipment, you also get peace of mind with an industry-leading warranty and replacement parts that are identical to the originals.
* According to the Coin Laundry Association whitepaper “Deciding When to Replace Laundry Equipment.”
** According to the 2011 American Coin-Op survey.
MORE EXPERIENCE. MORE LAUNDRY SOLUTIONS.
MORE OF WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED.
Speed Queen® has been leading the world in commercial laundry for more than 100 years. Our equipment is built better to be the most profitable in the industry. We offer an unmatched network of knowledgeable distributors to deliver comprehensive service and support. And we’re 100% focused on your laundry business success, because laundry is all we do.
COMPLETE LAUNDRY DESIGN
With remarkable efficiency and advanced technologies, today’s washers can have an enormously positive impact on your cash flow. They use less water and utilities to minimize your expenses, feature advanced controls that deliver many new profit opportunities, and offer larger capacities to meet customer demand and increase machine turnover.