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Experience

Exceptional Service, Great Results​

With over 50 years of distributing the highest quality laundry equipment in the Northeast, Metropolitan Laundry Machinery Sales, Inc. is known for our dedication and commitment to our customers.

Our reputation as an industry leader is what drives us to continue to work hard every day, in order to make your experience with us one that will help you grow into a multi-store owner.

We have been involved in the development of over 1,500 Laundromats and counting, while having assisted many others in re-tooling their existing stores.

There is no substitute for experience.

If you don’t want to take our word for it, hear what our customers have to say…

To get started, contact a knowledgeable, courteous and friendly Metropolitan Sales Consultant today:

(718) 441-4000 Or 1 (800) 728-0001

SPOTLIGHT ARTICLE

What To Look For When Selecting A Distributor

The Laundry Cafe - Philadelphia, PA

The Laundry Cafe, located in Philadelphia, PA is a one-of-a-kind laundromat brand. Multi-mat owners Brian Holland, Tyrone Akins, & Ray Chamberlin traded their successful, full-time careers in Big Pharma, to enter the laundry industry.

Each saw a need for laundries to do better, and provide a fundamental service to customers offering more than just wash-dry-fold. With that goal in mind, they set out to change the face of laundry.

First, that meant educating themselves on the business – they knew acquiring a new set of skills required joining the Coin Laundry Association to access specific laundry tools, visiting the annual Clean Show, attending seminars, contacting other laundry owners, and much more…

The Laundry Cafe, located in Philadelphia, PA is a one-of-a-kind laundromat franchise. Multi-mat owners Brian Holland, Tyrone Akins, & Ray Chamberlin traded their successful, full-time careers in Big Pharma, to enter the laundry industry….

Laundry Warehouse - New Jersey

If anyone knows about the meaning of a good location, it is Mark Lustbader of Laundry Warehouse, located in New Jersey. Mark, a real estate professional, entered the commercial laundry industry ready to put his experience & willingness to learn about the laundry industry to work. He has had the honor of teaming up with Cliff Ross, our NJ based salesman, for about 20 years. Their relationship has been built on trust, professionalism, and loyalty.  It’s these three key ingredients that Mark finds most important when running his laundries as well.

With 10 laundromats spread out over Northern New Jersey, Mark says “Location is important, but it is what Laundry Warehouse means to my customers that is just as important”.  He goes on to say…“other valuable components to operating successful laundromats are offering superior laundry equipment, providing consistent quality customer service, and making sure the staff delivers a valuable service…

If anyone knows about the meaning of a good location, it is Mark Lustbader of Laundry Warehouse, located in New Jersey…

Capitol Restoration - Ronkonkoma, NY

The Fullone family have proudly run their businesses with notable customer service.  Damiano Fullone started Michele Dry Cleaners over 40 years ago, providing the highest quality dry cleaning and unmatched customer service in the Smithtown, NY area. Damiano established himself as a household name in the community. He made sure to leave room for his sons, Randy and Joe, to establish their names in the family business. He instilled the importance of courtesy and respect, and with that the boys educated themselves to be ready to step in.

Both Randy and Joe knew they could grow the business even more, so they introduced a restoration component to their dry-cleaning business. With that, Randy and Joe started Capitol Garment Restoration and currently own and operate the business out of their Ronkonkoma, NY location. In 2013 Randy & Joe welcomed an additional owner, Anthony Campagna. Anthony brought his expertise in sales, marketing, and customer service to the Capitol team…

The Fullone family have proudly run their businesses with notable customer service.  Damiano Fullone started Michele Dry Cleaners over 40 years ago….

CleanFresh Laundromat - Yonkers, NY

Stephen Gramaglia of CleanFresh Laundromat, located in Yonkers, NY couldn’t be more excited about the opening of his first laundromat. After working 21 years in the financial industry, Stephen felt that the time was now to invest and open his own laundromat. CleanFresh Laundromat opened its doors during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Fortunately, that didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of the staff at his state-of-the-art facility. Metropolitan Laundry Machinery Sales, Inc. had the privilege of working with Stephen to get CleanFresh Laundromat outfitted and ready for business.

During a visit with Stephen at his 5,000 square foot laundromat, we had the opportunity to sit and chat with him about his experience with the laundromat industry…

Stephen Gramaglia of Clean Fresh Laundromat, located in Yonkers, NY couldn’t be more excited about the opening of his first laundromat….

Family Laundry - New Jersey

The name Family Laundry has real meaning. As a family run business for over 30 years, laundry runs deep…

The name Family Laundry has real meaning. As a family run business for over 30 years, laundry runs deep. For Doug Zoraian, owner and operator of 7 laundromats throughout New Jersey’s Bergen and Passaic counties, it is important to have a connection with your distributor and feel like you share a sense of loyalty to each other.

It was while working on a new location for a laundromat, Doug was introduced to Cliff Ross at Metropolitan. He instantly made a personal connection with Cliff. The two met to discuss the new location and immediately Doug was impressed. 

Cliff thoroughly went through the details about the equipment and Doug couldn’t believe the significant cost savings of the commercial laundry equipment Metropolitan was offering. Doug stated “looking back it was one of the best decisions I’ve made purchasing equipment from Metropolitan…”

Laundry Care - New Jersey

For Bobby Vu, opening a laundromat was a welcome new business opportunity. After many years of owning and operating different businesses, he decided it was time for a change. 

He found an ad in his local paper ran by Cliff Ross at Metropolitan Laundry Machinery Sales, Inc. marketing the commercial laundry industry. After multiple conversations, Bobby began to develop a trusting relationship with Cliff.

He chose Metropolitan Laundry Machinery Sales, Inc. as his laundry partner because of the trust he developed with Cliff and it was for this reason that he made the decision to invest in the laundry business. Bobby enjoys looking for locations and seeking Cliff’s professional council…

For Bobby Vu, opening a laundromat was a welcome new business opportunity. After many years of owning and operating different businesses, he decided it was time for a change…

Wantagh Fire Department

When the Wantagh Fire Department was looking to repair their 25-year-old UniMac washer, they called Metropolitan Laundry Machinery Sales, Inc.

 

Bill Breslin, the Wantagh Fire District Supervisor, contacted our office to schedule a service appointment with our veteran service manager of over 40 years, Robert Ricca.

Robert met with Bill to evaluate the washer & complete the repair. After a thorough review of the washer, it was clear that the unit needed to be replaced.

Together, they designed a plan to replace not only the old unit with a new UniMac 130lb washer-extractor, but also added a UniMac stack washer/dryer, stack tumbler, and Fireman’s PPE Drying Cabinet’s…

For over 50 years, we have distributed quality
commercial laundry and dry cleaning equipment. In
addition, we have been involved in the development
of over one thousand laundromats and dry cleaning

stores and has assisted many others in retooling
their existing stores.

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