November 2019 – Healthcare Linen Services Group (HLSG) and Gurtler Industries are pleased to announce they have entered into a long-term strategic partnership agreement. Gurtler will provide all the specialty laundry chemicals and service to HLSG’s facilities under the Logan’s Linens and Superior Health Linens names. HLSG currently operates state-of-the-art laundry processing facilities in the Mid-West states delivering over 185 million pounds of assorted quality linens into both the healthcare and hospitality markets.
October 2019 – Healthcare Linen Services Group (HLSG) (St. Charles, IL) was featured in the TRSA Magazine (Alexandria, VA) article titled, ‘Harnessing The Passion’: Superior Health Linens Chief Outlines Strategy. Joseph LaPorta, president and CEO of HLSG, discusses the uniqueness of the linen industry, the new structure and growth of the organization, and how passion and commitment are at the core of HLSG’s success.
September 2019 – Healthcare Linen Services Group (HLSG), a leading provider of linen management services to the healthcare and hospitality industries, has become one of the first companies to acquire the new Enterprise Membership from the Association for Linen Management (ALM). ALM’s Enterprise Membership is perfect for multi-location companies like HLSG; rather than continuing their independent Facility memberships, the new ALM Enterprise Membership gives improved continuity and cost savings for multi-plant operations.
August 2019 – Healthcare Linen Services Group (HLSG) welcomes John Ciardiello to the role of Chief Financial Officer. John will lead the finance organization at Healthcare Linen Services Group and all divisions (Logan’s Healthcare Linens, Logan’s Uniform Rentals, Superior Health Linens, and Textile Care Services.
August 2019 – Healthcare Linen Service Group (HLSG) is excited to announce the opening of a new corporate headquarters – 2580 Fox Field Road, Suite 201, St. Charles, IL. This modern location will allow space for certain corporate services, training and customer meetings. “We have identified a central location to support our 9 plants in executing on our expansion plans” states Joseph LaPorta, President and CEO of HLSG.
July 2019 – Healthcare Linens Services Group’s (St. Charles, IL) is proud to announce Joseph LaPorta, CEO of Healthcare Linens Services Group, was recognized as one of the “Top 100 Healthcare Leaders” by the International Forum for Advancements in Healthcare (IFAH) for his many contributions in the healthcare industry. Joseph was recently awarded this honor during the association’s international assembly of executives and physicians.
July 2019 – Healthcare Linen Services Group, a leading provider of linen management services to the healthcare and hospitality industries, recently joined TRSA, the association for linen, uniform and facility services, to establish a strategic partnership across the company’s premier regional brands including Logan’s Healthcare Linens, Logan’s Uniform Rentals, Superior Health Linens, and Textile Care Services.
May 2019 – Superior Health Linen’s (Batavia, IL), a division of Healthcare Linen Services Group (Batavia, IL), Customer Service team participated in the annual Wisconsin Association of Textile Services (WATS) (Milwaukee, WI) Milwaukee Brewers baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds. The event was geared for laundries and vendors throughout Wisconsin to network with vendors creating relationships that help all to succeed in this market.
April 2019 – Healthcare Linen Services Group rebrands image with new logo and launches new website. The new logo reflects continued growth for the company and incorporates all regional brands in an integrated yet unique view that preserves the legacy of quality, efficiency and innovation. The new website illustrates the brand’s expansive geographical footprint, product breath and turn-key services available. This site will continue to allow customers, employees and job seekers an easy-to-use avenue to communicate with the group companies. “We are excited to have developed an integrated business model in which allows our linen group companies to benefit from being a part of a much larger entity but at the same time preserves the legacy and uniqueness of their regional brand,” stated Joseph LaPorta, CEO of HLSG.
February 2019 – Healthcare Linen Services Group (HLSG) (Batavia, IL) launches a company profile on LinkedIn, a highly-used online network for professionals connecting employees, customers and industry leaders. LinkedIn allows access for HLSG to recruit, sell services, gain industry insights, view company updates, and more. To follow HLSG on LinkedIn, visit www.linkedin.com.