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Payment System Comparison: SmartLink vs CrossLink

Payment System Comparison: SmartLink vs CrossLink

At ESD® we’re proud to have engineered and manufactured payment systems for multi-housing laundries for more than 50 years. Throughout the years we’ve come to learn that every business has different needs when it comes to payment systems and that’s why we’ve built an extensive portfolio. Our variety of payment

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3 Benefits of Flexible Payment Systems

3 Benefits of Flexible Payment Systems

Today’s consumers want businesses to provide as much flexibility as possible, especially when it comes to payment systems. The days of carrying a pocket full of coins are pretty much over and credit cards / mobile payment options have taken over. While most people are heading towards fully cashless payments,

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How CyclePay Streamlines the Process of Doing Laundry

How CyclePay Streamlines the Process of Doing Laundry

Let’s face it, customers have come to expect that almost every business has a user-friendly app and/or a mobile friendly website. Being accessible easily by smartphone is crucial for attracting (and retaining) the modern customer. Since over 85% of U.S. adults own a smartphone, it has never been more important

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current trends in the laudromat industry

Current Trends in the Laundromat Industry

Businesses everywhere are adapting to the new normal, and it’s never been more important to be ahead of the curve. Embracing trends and having equipment and systems in place to adjust seamlessly will help set you up for success. For the laundromat business, there are specific trends on the rise

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How to Change the Price on an ESD Coin Slide

How to Change the Price on an ESD® Coin Slide

At ESD®, our mechanical coin slides and electronic card-operated payment systems are compatible with nearly all washers and dryers on the market! As the inventors of the ESD coin slide, we have created a streamlined system, making accepting payment a breeze for laundromat owners and operators. Our revolutionary vertical coin

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Top 3 Laundromat Industry Trends for 2021

Top 3 Laundromat Industry Trends for 2021

The laundromat industry, like every other industry in the world, was directly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Strict social distancing measures, shift to remote working, and heightened awareness surrounding cleanliness made consumers across the country change their habits overnight. The laundromat industry jumped into gear at the beginning of 2020

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Best Payment Systems for Multi-Housing Laundry

Best Payment Systems for Multi-Housing Laundry

You may have heard the term multi-housing laundry, but do you know where these are typically located? Because the purpose of multi-housing laundries is to serve multiple residents at a single time, they’re mostly found in apartment complexes, duplexes, and dormitories. While some of these laundries may serve a dozen

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4 Advantages of SmartCard Technology

4 Advantages of SmartCard Technology

Every company has a flagship product, and for us it’s the SmartCard payment system. This system is simple to use and set up and is a favorite among multi-housing laundry operators at thousands of locations across the globe. These cards can be customizable, have multiple uses, and are compatible with

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