February 06, 2014 // Franchising.com // HANOVER, MA, KANSAS CITY, MO and NEEDHAM, MA - Lapels Dry Cleaning, an innovative, environmentally friendly dry cleaning company headquartered in Hanover, Massachusetts, recently announced its newest location in Needham, Mass, will use GreenEarth Cleaning Solution.
GreenEarth represents the dry cleaning industry's only non-toxic cleaning alternative. GreenEarth silicone's unique, non-aggressive cleaning solution enables it to penetrate fabrics and remove soils without chemically interfering with the textile fibers themselves, helping to maintain their "like-new" look and feel.
"Our new relationship with GreenEarth is a game-changer," said Kevin Dubois, CEO of Lapels Dry Cleaning. "We have taken great lengths to making sure our dry cleaning stores minimize impact to the environment. That stems from the paint we use on the walls to recycling hangers. Utilizing GreenEarth at our new Needham, Mass. store makes us a 100 percent non-toxic operation."
Based in Kansas City, Missouri, GreenEarth Cleaning, LLC is the world's largest branded solution provider for environmentally friendly dry cleaning. Their patented dry cleaning technology is licensed by more than 1,700 dry cleaners in 44 countries worldwide.
While Lapels in Needham represents the first Lapels Dry Cleaning location to utilize GreenEarth, Dubois sees a growing relationship as other Lapels owners get word of the superior cleaning capabilities and environmental benefits.
"A large part of why most of our franchise owners chose Lapels is our commitment to environmentally friendlier methods of running a dry cleaning operation," said Dubois. "I envision it being only a matter of time before all our 50+ locations come on board."
"We are pleased to welcome Lapels to the GreenEarth family," said Tim Maxwell, president of GreenEarth Cleaning. "They are a first class operation and we look forward to a productive partnership."
Lapels has pioneered its eco-friendly dry cleaning experience for the past dozen years. Using the latest technology in equipment and cleaning solution, Lapels is one of the few dry cleaners to be able to boast that there is no hazardous waste in their process. Their environmentally-friendly cleaning process has no odor and is gentler on clothes, thus lengthening the life of clothes. At Lapels you can see, feel and smell the difference.
Lapels customers are greeted to a warm and inviting reception area, with friendly customer service representatives, and alteration services.
Lapels offers it's customers Automatic Rewards earning them credit towards free dry cleaning for every dollar they spend, Loyalty Programs, a VIP Program which eliminates the need to wait in line and the use of a 24 Hour Drop Off Service. Same day service is also available with pick-up after 5 pm.
For complete information on Lapels Dry Cleaning, please visit www.mylapels.com.
Each Lapels Dry Cleaning store offers a full slate of services, including: same-day dry cleaning; shirt service; tailoring; shoe repair; wedding gown preservation; suede and leather processing; box storage and fur storage. Lapels Dry Cleaning has stores in Arizona (Gilbert, Chandler), California (Poway), Colorado (Littleton), Connecticut (Cromwell), Louisiana (Monroe, West Monroe, Delhi, Rayville, Winnsboro), Massachusetts (Abington, Bedford, Boston, Brighton, Cambridge, Cohasset, Dedham, Easton, Framingham, Franklin, Hanover, Marshfield, Natick, Needham, Newtonville, Norton, Quincy, Walpole, Westford, Westwood and Wilmington), Missouri (Wildwood), New Jersey (Brick, Freehold and Verona), Ohio (Liberty Township), Oklahoma (Oklahoma City), Pennsylvania (Bloomsburg), Rhode Island (Lincoln); South Carolina (Myrtle Beach, Pawleys Island, Forest Village); Texas (Austin, Brownsville). Additional locations are coming soon to New Albany MS, Cedar Park, TX, Bee Cave, TX, Hingham, MA and Allston, MA
Lapels Dry Cleaning has been ranked in Entrepreneur's 26th Annual "Franchise 500" as well as Entrepreneur's "Top 50 New Franchises," identifying Lapels Dry Cleaning as one of today's top franchise opportunities. Entrepreneur's "Franchise 500" is the best and most comprehensive rating of franchises in the world and is based on objective, quantifiable measures of a franchise operation.
Lapels Dry Cleaning corporate offices are located at 962 Washington Street, Hanover, MA 02339.
To learn more about franchise opportunities with Lapels Dry Cleaning, call toll free (866) 695-2735 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional information and up-to-date company news can also be found on the company's Web site, www.lapelsdrycleaning.com.
GreenEarth Cleaning, LLC is the world's largest branded solution provider for environmentally friendly dry cleaning. Their patented dry cleaning technology is licensed by more than 1,700 dry cleaners in 44 countries worldwide. The name GreenEarth, the GreenEarth logo, the slogans "Improving the fabric of life", "You've never worn anything like it" and "It's Good for Everybody" are registered service marks of GreenEarth Cleaning, LLC. For more information, visit www.greenearthcleaning.com.
SOURCE Lapels Dry Cleaning
Steven V. Dubin