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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.

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.

Dreaming about Owning a Laundry?

The due-dilligence process is an important phase of owning a laundry business. Check out our selection of high-quality products and services to help you to do your research on owning a laundry operation.

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

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2020 Industry Survey by the CLA

For the last 24 years, the CLA has enlisted the help of Readex Research to conduct a comprehensive laundry industry survey. Get answers to your burning questions. Learn more…

IdealSpot Demographic Reports

Demographic Reports

Don’t buy or build a laundromat without a demographics report from the Coin Laundry Association. We have partnered with IdealSpot to present robust demographic reports for researching laundry locations.

Laundromat Site

Choosing the Right Site for Your Laundromat

The old adage in real estate, “location, location, location,” couldn’t be more accurate in the self-service laundry industry. This webinar will discuss demographics and site selection.

Laundry Owners

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

Wed 28

CLA Town Hall for the Laundry Industry

October 28 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thu 29

Star Distributing FIRST EVER Virtual Trade Show

October 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Nov 05

Amp’ing Up Your Marketing for the New Year

November 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Nov 10

For New Investors: Getting Into the Laundry Business

November 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nov 18

Valuation of a Laundromat

November 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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.

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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