Crown Linen Blog

Benefits of the Hotel Laundry Service Bundling Program

Posted by Crown Linen on August 23, 2018

The benefits of partnering with a hotel laundry service are clear – savings in time, money, resources and space, not to mention the extra love for the environment – and there’s a way to get even more from outsourcing.

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Topics: Outsourcing Hotel Laundry

5 Green Hotel Practices Guests Will Feel Good About

Posted by Crown Linen on August 16, 2018

Green hotel practices aren’t just good for the environment, they’re good for guests’ well-being, according to a recent survey.

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Topics: Sustainable Hospitality

Hotel Laundry Service FAQs

Posted by Crown Linen on August 9, 2018

As a leading hotel laundry service, we interact with a lot of current and prospective clients in the hospitality industry, from large hotels to sprawling timeshare properties.

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Topics: Outsourcing Hotel Laundry

Are You Making One of These OPL Hotel Mistakes?

Posted by Crown Linen on August 2, 2018

OPL hotels, or hotels with on-property laundry, are protective of their operations because they’re handling their luxury hotel sheets and towels as efficiently as possible.

Even without exploring the benefits of outsourcing, they’re confident they’ve got everything covered. But do they?

More properties are shutting down their OPLs to save time, money and resources, so if you’re still in the laundry business yourself, it begs the question: Are you making one of the following OPL hotel mistakes?

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Topics: On Property Laundry Operations

Best Practices for Transitioning to a Hotel Laundry Service

Posted by Crown Linen on July 26, 2018

If yet another expensive repair bill for your commercial laundry equipment has you considering the switch to a hotel laundry service, you aren’t alone.

More properties are shutting down their on-property laundry (OPL) operations and bringing on a partner to take over, saving time, money, resources and space. 

It’s a major change, but it doesn’t have to be overwhelming. We’ve worked with enough properties to have come up with a list of best practices for transitioning to a hotel laundry service.

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Topics: Outsourcing Hotel Laundry

Par Level Management Series: Do’s and Don’ts

Posted by Crown Linen on July 19, 2018

When it comes to par level management, we’re going to borrow a well-known slogan: Just do it.

Too many properties don’t invest enough time, money and resources into managing their pars, and it makes everyone’s jobs more difficultand it risks making guests less satisfied.

Giving a bit more oomph to the advice of just doing it, here are some par level management do’s and don’ts.

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Inspiring Hospitality Quotes from the Industry’s Best

Posted by Crown Linen on July 12, 2018

We can all use some inspiration every now and then, and hospitality quotes from the industry’s best can be the perfect way to start the day, turn around a bad one or motivate your team.

No one knows more about customer service, guest satisfaction and the important role that hotels play in the world than history’s most legendary hoteliers and current leaders, and fortunately, they’ve got a lot to say about all of it.

Whether you just need a little firing up for yourself or your hotel staff, here are inspiring hospitality quotes from the industry’s best – and from a few extra luminaries as a bonus boost.

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Meet Florida's Leading Hotel Laundry Service Provider [VIDEO]

Posted by Crown Linen on July 5, 2018

Properties who work with us already know: Crown Linen is Florida’s leading hotel laundry service provider because of our commitment to quality and reliability.

If you aren’t yet familiar with Crown Linen and all that we deliver, we’ve got a new way to show you: an Introductory Video.

In just over two minutes, you’ll learn about our history, services and the benefits of outsourcing hotel laundry.

Put on your headsets – and grab some popcorn – to watch and learn about Crown Linen.

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Hotel Laundry Hacks: How to Extend Linen Life

Posted by Crown Linen on June 20, 2018

That new shipment of luxury hotel bedding and fluffy towels you got could be with you for just a few washing cycles or until a ripe old age, and much of their lifespan depends on your hotel laundry practices.

While some loss is inevitable – it’s towel souvenir season, after all – there are things you can do to keep linens out of the rag pile as long as possible.

These hotel laundry hacks will help you extend linen life and get the most out of the investment you’ve made in sheets and towels worthy of your property.

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Topics: On Property Laundry Operations, Par Level Management, Luxury Linen

Troubleshooting Hotel Linen Loss & Damage

Posted by Crown Linen on June 19, 2018

All good things must come to an end – including hotel linen – but what happens when your luxury hotel bedding, towels and pool towels leave too soon?

Some loss is inevitable and expected, but if your property is plagued by premature loss or damage, figuring out the cause can be a mystery.

Before you call in Sherlock Holmes, here are some troubleshooting tips to consider for hotel loss and damage.

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Topics: On Property Laundry Operations, Par Level Management, Luxury Linen