Image: New Alsco location in development.
HOUSTON — Monday — Alsco Inc., a linen and uniform rental services company, is excited to announce the construction of a new state-of-the-art processing facility which will employ 200 people and include over 95,000 square feet of advanced improvements. The new facility comprises cutting‐edge technology to reduce Alsco’s impact on the environment. This includes a ceramic filtration system that promotes water savings and energy reduction by allowing the plant to reuse approximately 70% of its water.
“The new facility is dedicated to an optimized processing space, allowing us to better serve our customers, our employees and the surrounding community,” said Pelham Chastang, Alsco Regional Manager. The new facility will be located in and continue to serve the greater Houston, Texas, area, allowing Alsco to keep pace with the expected growth in the metropolitan area. More information to come in late summer 2020.
“With 11 laundry facilities throughout Texas, Alsco continues to invest in Texas by building this new advanced mixed laundry facility,” said Ben Fox, Director of Sales and Marketing. Alsco provides table linens, towels and apron cleaning, and other linen laundry services to many restaurants in the Houston market; in addition, they provide hygienically clean uniforms to healthcare facilities and industrial businesses like automotive dealerships.
Alsco’s current facility is nestled between the historic neighborhoods of Upper Kirby and Montrose, where it has operated for over 72 years. Located near the intersection of S. Shepherd and W. Alabama at 2030 Kipling Street, Houston, Texas, 77098, this facility sits upon approximately 3.44 total acres of land in the thriving inner loop of Houston. The property is being marketed for sale by Cushman & Wakefield of Texas, Inc. as Alsco prepares to transition to its new location.
Alsco is a fourth-generation, family-owned-and-operated business, founded in 1889, that was recognized by the prestigious Hohenstein Institute for having invented the linen and uniform rental industry. Celebrating over 130 years of business, Alsco provides linen and workwear rental services to customers that include restaurants, healthcare facilities, the automotive industry and industrial facilities. With over 180 locations and more than 20,000 employees, Alsco provides world-class service to over 355,000 customers in 14 countries. Learn more at alsco.com.
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