Lapels Dry Cleaning Becomes Largest Dry Cleaner on The Planet!

Hanover, MA, May 11, 2021 — Lapels Dry Cleaning (“Lapels”), an environmentally friendly dry cleaning company headquartered in Hanover, Massachusetts, and its equity partner, Greybull Stewardship, L.P. (“Greybull”), are pleased to announce the recent acquisition of Martinizing Dry Cleaning, 1-800-DryClean, Pressed4time, Dry Cleaning Station and Bizziebox. Lapels and Greybull have now merged these leading dry cleaning companies into Clean Franchise Brands, LLC (“Clean Franchise Brands”), now the largest dry cleaning company in the world, with 500+ stores in 40 states and nine countries. “This acquisition creates tremendous synergies among all…

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The Future of Dry Cleaning Comes to Western Massachusetts. Lapels Dry Cleaning of Pittsfield Opens

Pittsfield, MA and Hanover, MA, April 13, 2021 — Lapels Dry Cleaning, an innovative, environmentally friendly dry cleaning company headquartered in Hanover, Massachusetts, recently announced the conversion of the Best Cleaners at 300 Tyler Street in Pittsfield to Lapels Dry Cleaning of Pittsfield. Best Cleaners Owner Dalip Kapur completed the conversion at the end of March. “We are so excited to convert our dry cleaning plant and store to a Lapels Dry Cleaning location, particularly since it’s the first Lapels in Western Massachusetts,” said Kapur, who in addition to owning…

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Joe’s Gourmet, Featured Walmart Supplier, Launches Franchise Opportunity

Atlanta, GA, Nov 5, 2020 — Joe’s Gourmet, a fish-fry product and restaurant that can be found inside Walmart stores around the country, has officially launched its restaurant franchise opportunity this year. The Joe’s Gourmet brand is no stranger to success having been featured as a supplier in the national Walmart campaign Made in America and starring on Shark Tank on which they struck a $150K deal with Daymond John. Good Morning America, QVC, and other major networks have featured the Joe’s Gourmet products as well. Now they want to…

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Lapels Dry Cleaning of Fort Mill and Lapels Dry Cleaning of Charlotte (Berewick) Celebrate 1st Anniversary

Fort Mill, SC, Charlotte, NC, and Hanover, MA, Aug 14, 2020 — When you start a new business, even a franchise, you expect there to be a few bumps in the road. A pandemic is another story. Yet in celebrating the one-year anniversary of his two locations–Lapels Dry Cleaning of Fort Mill, South Carolina and Lapels Dry Cleaning of Charlotte (Berewick), Todd Huston has chosen to make lemonade with several Covid-friendly activities. “We were off to a great start and then a pandemic. You can’t change that fact. But prior…

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Brothers That Just Do Gutters Turn 20 and Cut The Ribbon on New National Headquarters

More than 150 celebrate the 20 years anniversary and national headquarters grand opening for Brothers That Just Do Gutters. Poughkeepsie, NY, March 13, 2020 — More than 150 people – including 11 franchisees, members of the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce, numerous suppliers, employees, family members and the public – helped celebrate the 20th anniversary and completion of the Brothers That Just Do Gutters new national headquarters, franchisee training center and warehouse facilities on March 6. The new, expanded location is 55 Page Park Drive, Poughkeepsie, NY. “It was…

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Entrepreneur Magazine names Lapels Dry Cleaning to Franchise 500

Hanover, MA, March 12, 2020 — Lapels Dry Cleaning, an innovative, environmentally friendly dry cleaning company headquartered in Hanover, Massachusetts, was recently named to Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500 for 2020. That ranking includes being tabbed number 394 out of nearly 4,000 Franchise Concepts now available within the country. “We strive to be the best franchise out there every single year. The fact that we continue to rank in Entrepreneur’s Top 500 tells me that we are making progress toward that objective,” said Kevin Dubois, CEO of Lapels and co-author of…

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