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Continental partners with Washington Automated

January 2019 | Download Release

Oshkosh, Wis.– Continental Girbau Inc. (Continental) recently partnered with Washington Automated Inc. (Washington Automated), a full-service laundry equipment distributor in Everett, Wash. Washington Automated, a 50-year-old distributor, now provides Continental’s comprehensive offering of on-premise and industrial laundry equipment throughout Washington, Oregan and northern Idaho.

“Washington Automated is not only committed to customer satisfaction and success, it is a leading laundry equipment distributor serving the Pacific Northwest”, said Joel Jorgensen, Continental vice president of sales. “We are excited to work with the company’s talented team for many years to come.”

“We believe we stand out from our competitors because of our high-level customer service,” added Ryan Lucken, Washington Automated president. “Taking care of the customer is the most important thing we do. It’s been the key to our success for a half century. We aligned with Continental because it mirrors our dedication to the customer and stands behind its quality products.”

Founded in 1969, Washington Automated operates from a 10,000-square-foot warehouse and employs a staff of 23. Specializing in on-premise and vended laundry development and improvement, the company provides highly efficient laundry equipment, replacement parts and ongoing maintenance and repairs. Factory-trained service technicians, strategically located throughout Oregon, Washington and northern Idaho, deliver 24-hour service.

Find out more about Washington Automated at or call 800-422-0380.