Please find the lastest news from the TSA and its members!
Update from the TSA Chief Executive - 12th November 2020
Just maybe there is a light at the end of the tunnel with the vaccine news on Monday night, let’s hope it signals the start of some form of recovery, because as I am fully aware we can’t take much more.
New formation for commercial laundry division at Christeyns
Bradford based chemicals manufacturer Christeyns has rearranged its Laundry Field Team and Engineering, Water & Energy division to better service its client base across the UK.
Government Inaction leaves Commercial Hospitality Laundry Industry on its Knees
TSA warns that lack of support puts thousands of laundry workers’ jobs at risk. Rishi Sunak has forgotten the hospitality laundry industry yet again.
Update from the TSA Chief Executive - 9th October 2020
It definitely feels that winter is upon us and few would have thought last March that we would, as an industry, still be facing what is looking more and more likely, a very bleak one.
Christeyns plays key role in Bradford Manufacturing Weeks
Bradford based chemicals manufacturer Christeyns joins other local and regional manufacturers for the third Bradford Manufacturing Weeks event, this year hosted entirely online.
Could 'clean' healthcare uniforms be COVID-19 carriers?
TSA backs calls for research into textiles and infection control; ‘PHE should revise 2007 guidelines’
Reminder - Upcoming Webinar - Global Textile Services Market Analysis
Please see the details for the Global Textile Services Market Analysis webinar next week which is free for all TSA members to attend!
Update from the TSA Chief Executive - 7th September 2020
It has been a few weeks since the last update, hopefully some of you will have been able to get away and have had a well-deserved break.
TSA Upcoming Webinars - Register Here!
We have three exciting webinars for you to register for, all free of charge for TSA members.
Climate Change Agreement - Scheme Now Open for New Entrants
It is a great opportunity that the Climate Change Agreement (CCA) scheme is now open for new entrants and even greater news that the deadline has been extended to 30th October 2020.
TSA - HACCP Training for RABC Team
As mentioned in the last CEO update, as a part of our support for the Interim Healthcare Laundry Certification, we have scheduled a virtual Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) training to equip your team.
Hospitality Laundries Charge to the Rescue of the NHS and Care Homes
Over thirty hospitality laundries have already signed up to a new certification scheme that will allow them to help the UK’s health and social care system manage the increasing amount of dirty linens and textiles that is being created by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Update from the TSA Chief Executive - 4th August 2020
I have just spoken with an Economist journalist who has been tasked with updating their global report for our industry! I really struggled to answer so many of his questions as we really do not understand the full impact of the pandemic yet and there is still no end game in sight.
CBI and HSE - Tools supporting SMEs impacted by coronavirus
Webinars and tools available to help support SMEs impacted by coronavirus.
CBI Report on Net-Zero: the road to low-carbon heat
A new Heat Commission convened by the CBI and University of Birmingham - with leading industry figures - has called on the Government to ban the installation of conventional gas boilers in homes from 2025.
Update from the TSA Chief Executive - 16th July 2020
We are definitely starting to get a feeling that the worst is behind us and at least we are starting to discuss doing laundry again.
Rest Assured: UK Laundries Pledge to Hospitality Industry
UK laundries are working hard to support the re-emerging hospitality market by establishing new protocols for a Covid-19 world.
Update from the TSA Chief Executive - 2nd July 2020
This weekend we will see the reopening of some of our customer base, with 60% planning on opening almost straight away, and 70% opening by the end of the month.