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Update from the TSA Chief Executive - 13th May 2020
This is update number eight! Never even thought of numbering them when we started way back in March! We are starting to get into a bit of a routine around the lobbying, write a letter, get a standard reply, write another letter.
TSA - Open Letter to the Government - Textile Care Hospitality Industry - 12 May 2020
I am again writing another open letter to you as Chief Executive of the Textile Services Association (TSA), the trade association for the industrial and commercial laundry industry.
Update from the TSA Chief Executive - 6th May 2020
Another week in lockdown! As we celebrate VE day this Friday it starts to feel a bit like a war time effort, I wonder when we can celebrate our own VE day with regards to this war.
Update from the TSA Chief Executive - 29th April 2020
It will come as no surprise to confirm it continues to be extremely busy at the TSA. With 50 participants on the Webinar last week it demonstrates there is a real need for us to continue to all work together throughout this crisis and try to mitigate the long-term impact on our industry.
Industry's Got Talent
On a lighter note we have noticed from our conference calls that certain members have guitars hanging behind them and it occurred that in the current climate we could all do with some light entertainment.
Update from the TSA Chief Executive
We promised one a week so here we go, at least this is a shorter one! The phone never stops which is fantastic, it makes us all at the TSA feel we are contributing in our own small way.
TSA - Open Letter to the Government - Textile Care Hospitality Industry
I am writing this additional open letter as the Chief Executive of the Textile Services Association (TSA), the trade association for the industrial and commercial laundry industry.
Latest Covid-19 Update from the Chief Executive
It’s almost a week since my last update, so this one does end up being a bit longer. I have spoken to many of you over the last few weeks and some of the calls are extremely distressing, particularly at the moment as we simply have no end game in site.
TSA Textile Services Management Course – “An Amazing Week”
The Textile Services Association ran its flagship training programme from the 8th to the 13th March. "Fantastic experience, learnt the fundamentals and given me the realisation that the industry is a perfect fit for me."
Covid-19 Update from the Chief Executive
As we start to get a feel of where we are and what life is likely to be for the next few months, I thought it would be useful to give a more detailed update of the current activities we are working on. We will repeat some of the previous updates, so you don’t have to keep referring back to them.
TSA CEO Update on Coronavirus
This is a follow up on the information distributed by the TSA earlier in the week and some additional information which you may or may not know- not in any specific order.
TSA Open Letter - Updates - Laundry Industry
Letter to inform readers of the current situation within the UK Laundry Industry. I am writing this open letter to re-emphasise the critical status, the pressing needs of our industry and how we can help support the country in this emergency.
CEO Update - Economic Support Package
A quick update from the team at the TSA. First and foremost, hope you and your loved ones are keeping well, which must be the number one focus for all of us during this time.
TSA CEO's Open Letter to the Chancellor and the Secretary of State
In four weeks’ time, we most certainly will see all small hospitality laundries go out of business and even the very large PLC laundry companies simply may not be able to carry on without support.
Fashion & Textile Children's Trust (FTCT) support for TSA Members
Support for families financially affected by Coronavirus
TSA Press Release: A Story of Two Halves for the Laundry Industry
There are 28,000 laundry operators who are currently supporting the UK economy. However, it is a story of two halves with the healthcare laundries currently working 24 hrs a day to support the incredible job our NHS is currently providing whilst on the other hand, 75% are facing a potential catastrophic business failure.
Two year extension to Climate Change Agreement scheme and open to new entrants
The government are looking to extend the Climate Change Agreement (CCA) scheme to support energy intensive businesses.
Climate Change Agreement - update on UK mandate
The UK is open to an agreement on energy which could cover carbon pricing and climate change, plus energy trading..