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CLS Solutions For Your Business

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When you choose a vendor to provide your uniforms or linen, you expect them to make your job easier. And that's what CLS strives to do.After more than 120 years in business, CLS has learned how to avoid common issues in our industry. First-- we take the work out of managing your uniform program."What we find in our industry is it could be...
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CLS Solutions: Confusing Billing

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Confusing invoices, unexplained billing and prices that change without notice. Do any of these sound familiar?At CLS we work to avoid those common complaints by being honest and helping our customers understand our billing process."So we work really hard at CLS to have upfront pricing, bottom line pricing. When I give you a quote that's exactly how...
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Improvements to Better Serve You

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Ever wonder what happens to the laundry we pick up from our customers from all over the state each week?CLS is in the middle of a seven-million dollar project to transform how we deliver the image of our customers. Phase one is now complete and it's already making a huge difference.The process starts with the customer storage bags that come in...
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Our Why

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Laundry and image are our business at CLS, but we know it's about so much more than that."We're kind of that unknown industry that everybody's using our products," said Kurt Vander Meer, President and Owner of CLS.We know it's our sales and service teams that keep our customers coming back. "It's all about relationships. Our route guys, we kno...
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Celebrating 34 years with CLS

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At CLS, many of our team members have been with us for decades. And we know it's because of them that our customers stick with us for just as long.This month, Route Sales Professional Derek Anderson is celebrating 34 years with CLS. He started before we even had a branch in Cadillac and was a major force in the new building project curren...
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CLS Customer Spotlight: Merrill's Service Center

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Merrill's Service Center has been a staple in the Cadillac area since 1960.The full service car center helps customers both fix and maintain their vehicles."Merrill's Service Center, we do all automotive repairs-- from tires, breaks, shocks, oil changes, engine diagnostics, transmissions, engines, tune ups, alignments, air conditioning, mufflers, e...
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Inside CLS: On the Route with Perry Shepard

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For CLS Route Sales Professional, Perry Shepard, the days start well before the sun comes up.Each morning, he loads up his truck, ready to face between 20 and 40 customers. But for him, and many of the other CLS Route Sales Professionals, they've become so much more.  "A lot of these aren't really customers any more, they've got...
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Press Release: Multi-million Dollar Upgrades Underway at West Michigan Business

Press Release: Multi-million Dollar Upgrades Underway at West Michigan Business

Updated May 20, 2019Multi-million Dollar Upgrades Underway at CLSKALAMAZOO, Mich. -- Kalamazoo based Continental Linen Services (CLS) is announcing the near completion of phase one of a 7-million-dollar upgrade project. The investment will continue the family-owned company's mission of annually increasing production capacity in Kalamazoo and a...
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How to Make Sure Your Work Uniforms Fit Properly

How to Make Sure Your Work Uniforms Fit Properly

We hate to break it to you, but one-size-fits-all is a lie. There’s no one shirt or pair of pants that will fit all of your employees perfectly, and there shouldn’t be. All of your employees are different, and they all deserve custom work uniforms that fit right and look great.

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