EM NEWS 2009


Commercial Laundry Distributor Equipment Marketers Expands OPL Territory Reach to All New Jersey

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (Sept. 8, 2009) — Equipment Marketers, an exclusive distributor for Maytag(R) Commercial Laundry, is expanding its on-premise laundry (OPL) reach to include all of New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and parts of Maryland. Founded in 1945, Equipment Marketers, based in Cherry Hill, N.J., has provided laundry solutions for route (lease) operations and multi-housing sales to these states, plus New York, Washington D.C., and Virginia.

“We are happy that we can act on the requests from OPL customers throughout the entire state of New Jersey and provide them with the equipment needed to run their businesses,” said Alex Kane, Special Projects Manager at Equipment Marketers. “Our award-winning customer service team is ready to provide excellent sales and service support to both our new and existing customers.”

Equipment Marketers and Maytag Commercial Laundry are well known throughout the OPL market for excellent quality service and laundry equipment that saves money on both labor and energy, two key concerns in this market. The company’s headquarters is conveniently located and Equipment Marketers has experienced and skilled service and installation professionals ready to assist new customers. From hotels and motels to medical facilities and beauty salons, the OPL market is a vast one and Maytag offers the greatest number of energy-efficient commercial laundry products to serve all OPL needs.

About Equipment Marketers: In business since 1945, Equipment Marketers is an expert in the design and development of Maytag® Commercial Equipped Laundromats in the Mid-Atlantic area. Maytag's dependability for quality equipment is matched only by Equipment Marketers' reputation for superior Red Carpet Service and customer support. Equipment Marketers' specialized sales representatives can provide broad-based knowledge in successful commercial laundry development, including information on demographics, store layout, laundry accessories and the proper mix of equipment. Equipment Marketers also distributes the highest technology in credit/smart card programs, online laundry monitoring systems, and other ancillary laundry supplies. The company's extensive parts warehouse and personalized attention are just a few reasons why people have continued to patronize Equipment Marketers for over a half a century. 

For more information on Equipment Marketers' products and services, call 800.223.1376 or visit www.equipmentmarketers.net.

About Maytag® Commercial Laundry: Maytag® Commercial Laundry offers a full range of commercial washers and dryers to the coin, multiple-housing and on-premises markets through an international network of independent commercial laundry distributors. Maytag brand is dedicated to energy-efficient solutions, with a focus on producing innovative and dependable products for the commercial laundry market. 

Known for its rich and long-standing heritage, Maytag brand celebrated 100 years in the laundry business in October 2007. In 2008, another milestone took place as the brand celebrated the unprecedented 50-year anniversary of its entry in the commercial laundry business.

F.L. Maytag entered the laundry business with one goal in mind: to build quality appliances from durable and long-lasting materials. His ideal holds true today under the leadership of Whirlpool Corporation, which acquired Maytag brand and Maytag® Commercial Laundry in March 2006.

For more information on Maytag® Commercial Laundry, call 800-662-3587, or visitmaytagcommerciallaundry.com.