ADC, Dexter, Electrolux, Girbau, Huebsch, Maytag, Speed Queen, Wascomat, Whirlpool
Manufacturers in the commercial/vended laundry industry are in the business of building washers and dryers that supply these three different laundry segments: 1. Coin Laundromats, 2. On Premise Laundry (OPL) and 3. Multi Housing Industry. Some of the more familiar brand names of manufacturers are ADC, Dexter, Electrolux, Girbau, Huebsch, Maytag, Speed Queen, Wascomat and Whirlpool. To find a Manufacturer please view our Directory of Manufacturers below or contact us at info@LaundryWizard.com.
Here is a breakdown of the three different laundry segments that Manufacturers build equipment.
1) Coin Laundromats- They use the largest variety of machines that are produced by manufacturers. All machines are vended which means they need coins or a payment system for them to operate. These machines include Top Load Washer (14 lbs.) which handle small loads of wash, Front Load Washers also known as Washer Extractors that range from 20 lbs. - 120 lbs. and they handle medium to extra-large loads of wash and Dryers better known as Tumblers which come in two different configurations single pocket Tumblers which range from 30 lbs. - 100 lbs. and Stack Tumblers which range from 30 lbs. x2 and 50 lbs. x2.
2) OPL- They use the largest size range of machines produced by manufacturers. All machines are non-vended which means they don’t use coins or a payment system to operate. Some of the types of businesses that use OPL machines include hotels, motels, gyms and car washes. These businesses use Washer Extractors that range from 20 lbs. - 400 lbs. and Tumblers that range from 30 lbs. - 250 lb.
3) Multi Housing- This is the furnishing of equipment to apartment laundry rooms. This is the largest segment where equipment is sold. Typically, the washers used are Top Loaders, Small Washer Extractors and Dryers that have a capacity of 22 lbs.