U.S. Laundry Facilities And Dry-Cleaning Services Market Size, Share & Trends Report

U.S. Laundry Facilities And Dry-Cleaning Services Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Type (Coin-operated Services, Retail Laundry/Dry Cleaning Services, Corporate/Industrial Laundry Services), Region (Northeast, Southwest), And Segment Forecasts, 2022 - 2030

  • Report ID: GVR-2-68038-127-6
  • Number of Pages: 83
  • Format: Electronic (PDF)

Research Methodology

A three-pronged approach was followed for deducing the U.S. laundry facilities and dry-cleaning services market estimates and forecasts. The process has three steps: information procurement, analysis, and validation. The whole process is cyclical, and steps repeat until the estimates are validated. The three steps are explained in detail below:

Information procurement: Information procurement is one of the most extensive and important stages in our research process, and quality data is critical for accurate analysis. We followed a multi-channel data collection process for U.S. laundry facilities and dry-cleaning services market to gather the most reliable and current information possible.

  • We buy access to paid databases such as Hoover’s and Factiva for company financials, industry information, white papers, industry journals, SME journals, and more.
  • We tap into Grand View’s proprietary database of data points and insights from active and archived monitoring and reporting.
  • We conduct primary research with industry experts through questionnaires and one-on-one phone interviews.
  • We pull from reliable secondary sources such as white papers and government statistics, published by organizations like WHO, NGOs, World Bank, etc., Key Opinion Leaders (KoL) publications, company filings, investor documents, and more.
  • We purchase and review investor analyst reports, broker reports, academic commentary, government quotes, and wealth management publications for insightful third-party perspectives.

Analysis: We mine the data collected to establish baselines for forecasting, identify trends and opportunities, gain insight into consumer demographics and drivers, and so much more. We utilized different methods of U.S. laundry facilities and dry-cleaning services market data depending on the type of information we’re trying to uncover in our research.

  • Market Research Efforts: Bottom-up Approach for estimating and forecasting demand size and opportunity, top-down Approach for new product forecasting and penetration, and combined approach of both Bottom-up and Top-down for full coverage analysis.

  • Value-Chain-Based Sizing & Forecasting: Supply-side estimates for understanding potential revenue through competitive benchmarking, forecasting, and penetration modeling.

  • Demand-side estimates for identifying parent and ancillary markets, segment modeling, and heuristic forecasting.

  • Qualitative Functional Deployment (QFD) Modelling for market share assessment.

Market formulation and validation: We mine the data collected to establish baselines for forecasting, identify trends and opportunities, gain insight into consumer demographics and drivers, and so much more. We utilize different methods of data analysis depending on the type of information we’re trying to uncover in our research.

  • Market Formulation: This step involves the finalization of market numbers. This step on an internal level is designed to manage outputs from the Data Analysis step.

  • Data Normalization: The final market estimates and forecasts are then aligned and sent to industry experts, in-panel quality control managers for validation.

  • This step also entails the finalization of the report scope and data representation pattern.

  • Validation: The process entails multiple levels of validation. All these steps run in parallel, and the study is forwarded for publishing only if all three levels render validated results.

U.S. Laundry Facilities And Dry-Cleaning Services Market Categorization:

The U.S. laundry facilities and dry-cleaning services market was categorized into two segments, namely type (Coin-Operated Services, Retail Laundry/ Dry Cleaning Services, Corporate/Industrial Laundry Services), region (Northeast; Southwest; Midwest; West; Southeast).

Segment Market Methodology:

The U.S. laundry facilities and dry-cleaning services market was segmented into type and regions. The demand at a segment level was deduced using a funnel method. Concepts like the TAM, SAM, SOM, etc., were put into practice to understand the demand. We at GVR deploy three methods to deduce market estimates and determine forecasts. These methods are explained below:

Market research approaches: Bottom-up

  • Demand estimation of each product across countries/regions summed up to from the total market.

  • Variable analysis for demand forecast.

  • Demand estimation via analyzing paid database, and company financials either via annual reports or paid database.

  • Primary interviews for data revalidation and insight collection.

Market research approaches: Top-down

  • Used extensively for new product forecasting or analyzing penetration levels.

  • Tool used invoice product flow and penetration models Use of regression multi-variant analysis for forecasting Involves extensive use of paid and public databases.

  • Primary interviews and vendor-based primary research for variable impact analysis.

Market research approaches: Combined

  • This is the most common method. We apply concepts from both the top-down and bottom-up approaches to arrive at a viable conclusion.

Regional Market Methodology:

The U.S. laundry facilities and dry-cleaning services market was analyzed at a regional level. These regions were further divided into five countries, namely, Northeast; Southwest; Midwest; West; Southeast.

All three above-mentioned market research methodologies were applied to arrive at regional-level conclusions. The regions were then summed up to form the global market.

U.S. laundry facilities and dry-cleaning services market companies & financials:

The U.S. laundry facilities and dry-cleaning services market was analyzed via companies operating in the sector. Analyzing these companies and cross-referencing them to the demand equation helped us validate our assumptions and conclusions. Key market players analyzed include:

  • CSC ServiceWorks, Inc. offers multi-family housing and commercial laundry services. It was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Plainview, New York. The company is a leading provider of laundry services and air vending solutions in North America and Europe. Its service portfolio comprises community laundry services, in-home laundry services, commercial laundry services, and air services. The company provides vacuum and water systems and air vending services at gas stations and convenience stores. It also offers laundry services for the hotel & hospitality industry and universities & colleges, among others. The offerings are inclusive of on-premises laundry facilities and commercial laundry equipment to laundromats. The company serves its customers in Europe and North America through an extensive local network.

  • EVI Industries, Inc. is involved in the distribution of commercial laundry and dry-cleaning equipment, industrial boilers, and related parts.  It was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Miami, Florida. The company sells and/or leases commercial laundry equipment that specializes in washing, drying, finishing, material handling, water heating, power generation, and water reuse applications. In addition to the distribution of products, the company provides installation and maintenance services to its customers. The company’s customer base consists of approximately 50,000 customers in the U.S., Canada, the Caribbean, and Latin America. The company is the owner of the United States service mark registration for the name DRYCLEAN USA, which it licenses to retail dry-cleaning establishments.

  • Alliance Laundry Systems LLC is a provider of commercial laundry systems. It is involved in the designing, manufacturing, and marketing of a line of commercial laundry equipment under various brands in over 100 countries across the globe. It was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Ripon, Wisconsin. The company’s product portfolio includes a range of industrial/commercial laundry equipment. The company also offers a line of commercial dryers, washing machines, and ironers of various load capacities. Alliance Laundry Systems manufactures products under the well-known brand names of Speed Queen, UniMac, Primus, Huebsch, and IPSO. The company serves end users such as hospitality, healthcare, laundromats, institutions, restaurants, industrial, and military.

  • The Huntington Company is a privately held multi-concept franchisor offering retail dry-cleaning & laundry and textile restoration services in North America. It was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in Berkley, Michigan. The company, through its family of brands, provides textile restoration and retail dry-cleaning and laundry services. The Huntington Company’s portfolio of well-established franchise brands includes CRDN, Martinizing Dry-cleaning, 1-800-DryClean, Pressed4Time, Dry-cleaning Station, Mai Kai Cleaners, Huntington Cleaners, Wesch Cleaners, and Huntington Window Fashions, an authorized Hunter Douglas window treatments distributor.

  • Yates Dry-cleaning is a family-owned and operated business that was founded by John Yates in 1964. It has since then continually served customers in Alexandria, Virginia for more than 50 years. Yates Dry-cleaning is a leading provider of dry-cleaning, tailoring, and alteration services. The company’s service portfolio comprises dry-cleaning, alterations, wedding gown cleaning and preservation, and other services such as household items and shoe & luggage repair. The company offers free pick-up and delivery for homes as well as offices. It has state-of-the-art cleaning and pressing equipment and over 80 years of combined experience in the dry-cleaning industry. It uses proven green technologies and its cleaners are housed in a LEED building.

  • ZIPS Dry Cleaners is a leading provider of convenient and reliable laundry and dry-cleaning services. It was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Greenbelt, Maryland. The company is a provider of laundry and dry-cleaning experience that maintains high-quality services at low prices. Its services include dry-cleaning, alterations, households, and laundry. The company also offers franchise opportunities in various locations in the U.S. It has over 50 locations across the country and cleans over 20 million garments for more than 500,000 customers every year. As of 2019, the company had an employee strength of 11 to 50 personnel.

  • Lavatec Laundry Technology GmbH is involved in manufacturing commercial laundry machines and has established itself in the commercial laundry field with a reputation for delivering dependable machines. LAVATEC GmbH was founded in 1986 and in 2010, established LAVATEC Laundry Technology GmbH. The company offers continuous tunnel washer, washer extractors, dewatering presses, dryer, ironers, and laundry conveyor systems. The company provides fully automated laundry solutions for washing, water-extraction, drying, ironing, or transportation. Its customers include the largest commercial and industrial laundries to hotels and hospitals. The company has a presence throughout Europe, the Far East, South America, and North America. In the U.S. alone, the company has over 6,000 machines in place. In the U.S., the company operates through its subsidiary Lavatec Laundry Technology Inc., which is headquartered in Beacon Falls, Connecticut.

  • Angelica Corporation offers medical laundry and healthcare linen services for clinics, hospitals, and long-term care facilities in the U.S. It was founded in 1878 and is headquartered in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois. It provides privacy curtains, bedsheets/pillowcases, blankets, patient repositioners, surgical scrubs, lab coats, floor mats, bed pads/under pads, plastic storage bags for soiled linen and more. The company is privately held and operates as a subsidiary of Clothesline Holdings, Inc. As of 2019, the company had an employee strength of 5001 to 10,000 personnel.

  • ByNext is a leading technology-based cleaning and care company providing high quality and eco-friendly dry-cleaning, premise cleaning, and other complementary services. In 2020, Cleanly Inc. and NextCleaners merged to form ByNext, a true omnichannel, omni-service single source solution company for customers’ home service needs. It is a privately held company with headquarters in New York, NY, U.S. Its clothing care segment comprises dry-cleaning, laundered shirts, wash & fold, and alterations & tailoring. Its home care & cleaning segment comprises home cleaning and office cleaning. The company is a certified and licensed environmentally friendly dry cleaner using Green Earth Solvent.

  • FlyCleaners is an app-based on-demand laundry and dry-cleaning business operating in New York City. It was founded in 2013. The services offered by the company include laundry and dry-cleaning. It offers on-demand pickup and delivery laundry services for various customers such as salons & spas, gyms, hotels, hospitals, production studios, restaurants, universities, and apartment buildings. The company’s app is available in app stores across platforms. As of 2019, the company had an employee strength of 51 to 200 personnel.

Value chain-based sizing & forecasting

Supply Side Estimates

  • Company revenue estimation via referring to annual reports, investor presentations, and Hoover’s.

  • Segment revenue determination via variable analysis and penetration modeling.

  • Competitive benchmarking to identify market leaders and their collective revenue shares.

  • Forecasting via analyzing commercialization rates, pipelines, market initiatives, distribution networks, etc.

Demand side estimates

  • Identifying parent markets and ancillary markets

  • Segment penetration analysis to obtain pertinent

  • revenue/volume

  • Heuristic forecasting with the help of subject matter experts

  • Forecasting via variable analysis

U.S. Laundry Facilities And Dry-Cleaning Services Market Report Objectives:

  • Understanding market dynamics (in terms of drivers, restraints, & opportunities) in the countries.

  • Understanding trends & variables in the individual countries & their impact on growth and using analytical tools to provide high-level insights into the market dynamics and the associated growth pattern.

  • Understanding market estimates and forecasts (with the base year as 2021, historic information from 2017 to 2020, and forecast from 2022 to 2030). Regional estimates & forecasts for each category are available and are summed up to form the global market estimates.

U.S. Laundry Facilities And Dry-Cleaning Services Market Report Assumptions:

  • The report provides market value for the base year 2021 and a yearly forecast till 2030 in terms of revenue/volume or both. The market for each of the segment outlooks has been provided on region & country basis for the above-mentioned forecast period.

  • The key industry dynamics, major technological trends, and application markets are evaluated to understand their impact on the demand for the forecast period. The growth rates were estimated using correlation, regression, and time-series analysis.

  • We have used the bottom-up approach for market sizing, analyzing key regional markets, dynamics, & trends for various products and end-users. The total market has been estimated by integrating the country markets.

  • All market estimates and forecasts have been validated through primary interviews with the key industry participants.

  • Inflation has not been accounted for to estimate and forecast the market.

  • Numbers may not add up due to rounding off.

  • Europe consists of EU-8, Central & Eastern Europe, along with the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS).

  • Asia Pacific includes South Asia, East Asia, Southeast Asia, and Oceania (Australia & New Zealand).

  • Latin America includes Central American countries and the South American continent

  • Middle East includes Western Asia (as assigned by the UN Statistics Division) and the African continent.

Primary Research

GVR strives to procure the latest and unique information for reports directly from industry experts, which gives it a competitive edge. Quality is of utmost importance to us, therefore every year we focus on increasing our experts’ panel. Primary interviews are one of the critical steps in identifying recent market trends and scenarios. This process enables us to justify and validate our market estimates and forecasts to our clients. With more than 8,000 reports in our database, we have connected with some key opinion leaders across various domains, including healthcare, technology, consumer goods, and the chemical sector. Our process starts with identifying the right platform for a particular type of report, i.e., emails, LinkedIn, seminars, or telephonic conversation, as every report is unique and requires a differentiated approach.

We send out questionnaires to different experts from various regions/ countries, which is dependent on the following factors:

  • Report/Market scope: If the market study is global, we send questionnaires to industry experts across various regions, including North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and MEA.

  • Market Penetration: If the market is driven by technological advancements, population density, disease prevalence, or other factors, we identify experts and send out questionnaires based on region or country dominance.

The time to start receiving responses from industry experts varies based on how niche or well-penetrated the market is. Our reports include a detailed chapter on the KoL opinion section, which helps our clients understand the perspective of experts already in the market space.

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