Planet Laundry's "Breaking with Tradition" article
interviewed Speed Queen® customer Paul Carter, owner of North Fort
Myers Laundromat, for his "non-traditional" laundry operations.
Carter's store was recognized for its immense size and atypical
customers, including high schools, Major League Baseball farm teams
and various charitable groups.
When asked to share his advice for other operators Carter noted,
"Get out from behind the counter. Get out into the community. Join
the local chamber of commerce. Start networking. Start building
relationships, because word of mouth is your best marketing tool -
and that's not going to happen if you never get out of the
To read the full article, click here.