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Now is the time to come together as an industry! If you aren’t currently a CLA member, please join us to help move this industry ahead.

Do You Want to Be a Laundromat Owner?

If you are looking to own a laundry business, you’ve come to the right place. Explore the CLA’s selection of high-quality products and services to help you to do your research on owning a vended laundry operation.

CLA Connect Community

Connect, learn, and share with laundry professionals located throughout the world in the largest laundry industry community online. Subscribe today for just $9.97 per month.

Get PlanetLaundry to Your Door and Inbox

Don’t miss America’s premier source of news and information about the self-service laundry industry delivered in print to your mailbox and digitally in your email every month.

'AMP' Up Your Laundromat's Digital Marketing

The Coin Laundry Association is collaborating with American Marketing & Publishing, LLC (AMP) to bring store owners a new opportunity to dominate your local market online!

Getting Into the Laundry Business

If you are considering investing in owning a self-service laundry business, this free webinar is for you. Learn the basics of what it takes to enter the laundry industry.

Laundry Equipment & Services Directory

Search our nationwide directory of Distributor and Manufacturer members to find the supplier you need for the equipment, supplies, and services you need for your vended laundry business.

America’s Premier Association of Laundry Professionals

Connect, Learn, and Grow with the CLA

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Equipment Replacement Survey Results

Click here to download this free laundromat-owner survey regarding the replacement of machines conducted by the CLA, sponsored by Maytag® Commercial Laundry.


Exploring the New Franchise Model

Attend this program to hear the pros and cons of buying a franchise so you can make the best decision for getting into the business. Click here to register for this event.

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3 Quick Tips for Better Delivery Service

Are you thinking about starting a pickup and delivery service as part of your laundry business? Jeff Gardner (a.k.a. The Laundry Doctor) gives three quick tips in this FREE video!

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Shop Our Store

The CLA offers a wide array of products, including surveys, training materials and other business resources. Shop the CLA Store for the tools you need to make laundromat ownership successful.

CLA Connect Community

Connect, learn, and share with laundry professionals located throughout the world in the largest laundry industry community online. Subscribe today for just $9.97 per month.

CLA Events Calendar

CLA COVID-19 Update

Coin Laundry Association (CLA) is closely monitoring coronavirus (COVID-19) updates from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and other appropriate national and local public health authorities.  CLA’s top priority is the health and well-being of our members and their customers. Learn more and access resources by clicking the button below.


CLA Laundry Professional Resources


CLA Laundry Industry Researcher Resources

Buy or Sell a Laundromat

The Coin Laundry Association and PlanetLaundry are working with BizBuySell to offer member discounts on listing your businesses for sale and valuation services to determine the value of a laundromat you are looking to buy or sell.
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Get PlanetLaundry

Check out the latest issue of PlanetLaundry, the official publication of the Coin Laundry Association. Click here to subscribe.

Become a Member of the Premier Association for the Laundry Industry

Choose from the selections below to join as an individual or organization member. Learn more about the benefits and resources available to you as a member.

Individual Memberships

Whether you are a seasoned laundry owner with multiple locations, a new laundry owner or a potential investor interested in getting into the business, you can count on CLA to have the resources to help you succeed in your business endeavors.

Organization Memberships

As a member of the Coin Laundry Association, your organization becomes an asset to the laundry community and has unparalleled access to current and potential store owners within the self-service laundry industry.

Advocacy for Laundry Owners

From legislative monitoring to lobbying against sales tax on laundry services to promoting the laundromat as a place of learning in the community, the Coin Laundry Association works to protect and support the self-service laundry industry.


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