Continental Girbau names commercial laundry technology leader LG Electronics its Business Partner of the Year
July 2016 | Download Article
Oshkosh, Wis.— Continental Girbau Inc. (Continental) recently recognized LG Electronics USA (LG) as its 2015 Business Partner of the Year.
The honor recognizes LG’s technology leadership in commercial laundry and superior business results with Continental and its customers. Douglas Scheer, director of commercial appliance sales for LG, accepted the award during Continental’s 2016 Conference of Champions symposium, in Oshkosh, Wis.
“Our alliance with LG allows Continental to provide multiple, high-quality small-load commercial washer and dryer options to the multi-housing and on-premise and guest laundry markets,” said Joel Jorgensen, vice president of sales and customer services. “Our distributors are placing LG’s advanced washers and dryers in apartment complexes, dormitories, on-premise and guest laundries throughout the United States. They really love LG’s quality, efficiency and durability. Equally, as a company, we enjoy working with the LG team.”
Continental is the exclusive U.S. provider of LG’s platinum-finish 22.5-pound capacity Commercial Washer and Dryer pair. Continental also offers the 35-pound capacity LG Titan Pro Commercial Washer and Dryer in platinum.
“LG is the number one domestic front-load laundry brand in the country,” said Continental President Mike Floyd. “We are thrilled to be LG’s partner and to support LG’s continued growth in the U.S. commercial laundry market.”
LG Commercial Washers and Dryers offer superior efficiency, stacked and single-pocket configurations, quiet operation and ease-of-use. The washers, featuring stainless wash tubs and extract speeds of up to 413 G-force, are available in 22.5- and 35-pound capacities. LG Commercial Dryers, available in 22.5- and 35-pound capacities, offer Adaptable™ Controls for maximized installation flexibility.
To learn more about Continental and LG commercial laundry products – backed by industry-leading warranties and customer care – visit their website or call 800-256-1073.
Continental Girbau Inc. is the largest of 15 subsidiaries of the Girbau Group, based in Vic, Spain. Girbau laundry products – marketed throughout 90 countries worldwide – meet rigorous environmental and safety standards established by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). Girbau S.A. holds both ISO9001 and ISO14001 certifications. Ever focused on laundry efficiency, Continental Girbau is a member of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGB), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that developed the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System.