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2018 Market Analysis & Industry Outlook: Industrial Launderers

Overview: the U.S. Industrial Launderers Industry

This section provides answers to key questions about the industry:

  1. What is the total market size (industry revenue)?
  2. What is the industry outlook?
  3. Market Analysis: Is the market growing or declining, and how quickly?
  4. Are long-term forecasts positive or negative?
  5. What is the average company size in the industry?
  6. How many companies are in the industry?

Market Size & Industry Statistics

The total U.S. industry market size for Industrial Launderers: Industry statistics cover all companies in the United States, both public and private, ranging in size from small businesses to market leaders. In addition to revenue, the industry market analysis shows information on employees, companies, and average firm size.

Investors, banks, and business executives use growth rates and industry trends to understand the market outlook and opportunity.

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Statistics 2012        2013        2014        2015        2016        2017
Market Size
(Total Sales/Revenue)

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Total Firms
Total Employees
Average Revenue Per Firm
Average Employees Per Firm
Statistics Source: U.S. Census, AnythingResearch Market Analysis

Market Forecast

Market forecasts show the long term industry outlook and future growth trends. The following five-year demand forecast projects both short-term and long-term trends.

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Forecast / Industry Outlook 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Market Forecast ($ millions)
Projected Industry Growth Rate (%)
Source: AnythingResearch Economic Analysis

Product & Services Breakdown

Research products and services in the Industrial Launderers industry generating sales. Note that products are broken into categories with different levels of classification.

Product DescriptionNumber of Companies Sales ($ millions) Percent of Total Sales

Industry Total

Commercial Laundry Services

Rental Of Uniforms, Linens, And Other Textiles

Rental Of - Linen Supply Garments, Including Gowns, Coats, Aprons.

Rental Of - Linen Supply Flatwork And Full Dry Linens

Rental Of - Industrial Garments, Excluding ""Clean Room"" Operations

Rental Of - Industrial ""Clean Room"" Garments

Rental Of - Industrial Wiping Cloths

Rental Of - Industrial Mats, Including Launderable And Unlaunderable

Rental Of - Industrial Mops, Cloths, And Miscellaneous Dust Control Items

Resale Of Merchandise

All Other Receipts

All Other Operating Receipts

U.S. Geographic Distribution: Revenue Statistics by State

Market Size by State ($ millions) indicates how the industry's competition is distributed throughout the country. State-level information can identify areas with higher and lower industry market share than average.

U.S. map by state

Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)

Financial metrics provide a snapshot view of a benchmark "average" company. Key business metrics show revenue and operating costs. The data collected covers both public and private companies.

Industry AveragePercent of Sales
(Industry Benchmark)
Total Revenue

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Operating Revenue
Cost of Goods Sold
Gross Profit

Operating Expenses
Pension, profit sharing plans, stock, annuity
Rent paid on business property
Charitable Contributions
Domestic production activities deduction
Compensation of officers
Salaries and wages
Employee benefit programs
Taxes and Licenses
Bad Debts
Other Operating Expenses
Total Operating Expenses
Operating Income
Non-Operating Income
EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes)
Interest Expense
Earnings Before Taxes
Income Tax
Net Profit
Source: AnythingResearch Analysis of U.S. federal statistics

Financial Ratio Analysis

Financial ratio information can be used to benchmark how a Industrial Launderers company compares to its peers. Accounting statistics are calculated from the industry-average for income statements and balance sheets.

Profitability & Valuation RatiosIndustry Average
Company valuation can be measured based on the firm's own performance, as well as in comparison against its industry competitors. These metrics show how the average company in the Industrial Launderers industry is performing.
Profit Margin
Gross Profit Margin, Operating Profit Margin, and Net Profit Margin. Show company earnings relative to revenues.
Return on Equity (ROE)
Return on Equity (ROE) is net income as a percentage of shareholders' equity. Shareholders' Equity is defined as the company's total assets minus total liabilities. ROE shows how much profits a company generates with the money shareholders invested (or with retained earnings).
Return on Assets (ROA)
Return on Assets (ROA) is net income relative to total assets. The market research on Industrial Launderers measures how efficiently the company leverages its assets to generate profit. ROA is calculated as Net Income divided by Total Assets.

Liquidity RatiosIndustry Average
Bankers and suppliers use liquidity to determine creditworthiness and identify potential threats to a company's financial viability.
Current Ratio
Measures a firm's ability to pay its debts over the next 12 months.
Quick Ratio (Acid Test)
Calculates liquid assets relative to liabilities, excluding inventories.

Efficiency Ratios - Key Performance IndicatorsIndustry Average
Measure how quickly products and services sell, and effectively collections policies are implemented.
Receivables Turnover Ratio
If this number is low in your business when compared to the industry average in the research report, it may mean your payment terms are too lenient or that you are not doing a good enough job on collections.
Average Collection Period
Based on the Receivables Turnover, this estimates the collection period in days. Calculated as 365 divided by the Receivables Turnover
Inventory Turnover
A low turnover rate may point to overstocking, obsolescence, or deficiencies in the product line or marketing effort.
Fixed-Asset Turnover
Generally, higher is better, since it indicates the business has less money tied up in fixed assets for each dollar of sales revenue.

Compensation & Salary Surveys for Employees

Compensation statistics provides an accurate assessment of industry-specific jobs and national salary averages. This information can be used to identify which positions are most common, and high, low, and average annual wages.

TitlePercent of WorkforceBottom Quartile Average (Median) SalaryUpper Quartile
Management Occupations 2%

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Chief Executives0%
General and Operations Managers2%
Sales and Related Occupations 18%
Retail Sales Workers 15%
Counter and Rental Clerks and Parts Salespersons 13%
Counter and Rental Clerks 13%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 5%
Production Occupations 58%
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers 51%
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 35%
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 35%
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 14%
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 14%
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 11%
Motor Vehicle Operators 8%
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers 8%
Driver/Sales Workers 6%
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Industrial Launderers Industry Market Share [PREMIUM]

Largest companies in the industry and related industries, with private company revenue estimates.

CompanyAddressRevenue Estimate

Top Innovators

CompanyInnovation Score

Additional companies, details and innovation scoring in the full report.

Latest Industry News

  • Scots firms with business model tied to $1bn fraud probed - "Money launderers have been attracted to them because of the secrecy ... A spokesman for the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy said: "The UK has one of the most transparent and accessible company registers in the world - viewed two ... (01/11/2018)
  • Edgar R. "Ed" Maitzen - Ed served on the national Board of Directors of the Institute of the Industrial Launderers in Washington DC. He had a passion for boating and spent many years navigating the Mississippi River. Ed and Thirza loved to travel taking trips all over the country ... (04/16/2016)
  • BRANNER, ROBERT - BRANNER, Robert Lee Jr., 90, of Richmond ... Bob was a 1943 graduate of Georgia Tech in Industrial Management and was employed by Deering Milliken Company, Royal Laundry, Carter Service Industries and UniFirst Corporation. He held positions in management ... (04/23/2014)
  • Bitcoin millionaire Charlie Shrem says 2014 will be 'Industrial Revolution' for currency - "2014 will be like the Industrial Revolution for Bitcoin. Satoshi [Nakamoto] like Columbus - he ... Critics of Bitcoin claim the virtual currency is a magnet for money launderers, who use it to fuel black market trading and terrorism. (02/06/2014)
  • Teamsters' union accused of violence in breaking up strike action - against the blockades suffered by 18 industrial launderers. Interior secretary of the union, Roberto Antunez, accused teamster members of "violence against laundry workers who were peacefully protesting." Antunez revealed that "when we were moving away ... (07/03/2013)
  • Jailed for 35 years, gang who made £20m fixing 2,000 sham marriages: Murderers, drug lords and money launderers given free entry to UK by 'industrial-scale' racket - But they won a right to live in the UK because of their EU ‘wives’. The scam, thought to be Britain’s biggest marriage racket, ran on an ‘industrial scale’ for eight years. Jailing the gang for a combined 35 years, Judge John Bevan QC said their ... (02/18/2013)
  • Walter Gerson, 85; Questioned Nazi POWs - Walter Gerson, 85, an Army interrogator of Nazi prisoners of war ... the National Electrical Manufacturers Association and the Institute of Industrial Launderers. In 1987, when he was 65, he received his doctorate in speech communications from the ... (12/11/2007)
  • Industrial laundry operator liked golf - Mr. Darah stayed on as a consultant and retired in 1999. He was a former board member of the National Institute of Industrial Launderers and of the Purchasing Agents Association of Toledo. Born in Syria, he was an infant when his family moved to Superior ... (02/17/2001)
  • Herman C. Hoekstra - He served as the chairman of the Institute of Industrial Launderers, and past president of the Uniform Textile Service, the National Industrial Laundry Association and the Illinois Laundry Association. Mr. Hoekstra also was a member and past chairman of ... (06/21/1999)
  • Robotic Manufacturer Gives Blue Jeans A New Old Look - has developed a robot that is garnering interest among jeans makers and industrial launderers that do much of the finishing. Its system is intended to replace people who spray potassium permanganate onto jeans, particularly the seat, knee and thigh areas ... (11/14/1991)

Government Contracts

In 2016, the federal government spent a total of $51,104,727 on Industrial Launderers. It has awarded 1,233 contracts to 224 companies, with an average value of $228,146 per company.   

Top government vendors:

CompanyFederal ContractsTotal Award Amount

Growth Opportunities / Competitive Threats

Companies in other industries may also sell similar products. Since there is an overlap in the customer base, there may be an opportunity for companies in Industrial Launderers to sell additional products/services offered by these adjacent industries. Alternatively, these industries may identify further products in this industry to target. Products most at risk are those with the highest profit margins and lowest barriers to entry.

The following industries are competing channels for sales of similar products/services.

Rental Of Textiles - Indus Garments, Except Clean Room "Operations"
Competing IndustrySales Relative to Industrial LaunderersOpportunity/Threat
Linen & Uniform Supply
Linen Supply Competing industry

Sales from other industries of Rental Of Textiles - Indus Garments, Except Clean Room "Operations" are less than those from Industrial Launderers. This may mean that other channels are a competitive risk of increasing their Rental Of Textiles - Indus Garments, Except Clean Room "Operations" sales, taking market share from this industry.
Rental Of Textiles - Indus Garments, Except Clean Room "Operations" Product Sales Report

Rental Of Textiles - Indus Mats, Inc Launderable/Unlaunderable
Competing IndustrySales Relative to Industrial LaunderersOpportunity/Threat
Linen & Uniform Supply
Linen Supply Competing industry

Sales from other industries of Rental Of Textiles - Indus Mats, Inc Launderable/Unlaunderable are less than those from Industrial Launderers. This may mean that other channels are a competitive risk of increasing their Rental Of Textiles - Indus Mats, Inc Launderable/Unlaunderable sales, taking market share from this industry.
Rental Of Textiles - Indus Mats, Inc Launderable/Unlaunderable Product Sales Report

Rental Of Textiles - Linen Supply Garments, Inc Gowns, Coats
Rental Of Textiles - Linen Supply Garments, Inc Gowns, Coats Product Sales Report

Rental Of Textiles - Linen Supply Flatwork & Full Dry Linens
Rental Of Textiles - Linen Supply Flatwork & Full Dry Linens Product Sales Report

Commercial Laundry Services
Commercial Laundry Services Product Sales Report

Segments classified within this market research report

This industry market research report includes companies whose primary business is any of the following:
Flame resistant clothing supply services, Dust control textile item (e.g., cloths, mats, mops, rugs, shop towels) supply services, Industrial launderers, Radiation protection garment supply services, Industrial uniform supply services, Laundered mat and rug supply services, Protective apparel supply services, Uniform supply services, industrial, Work clothing and uniform supply services, Laundry services, Towel supply services, shop or wiping, Mat and rug supply services, Launderers, Clean room apparel supply services, etc.

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