Erik Cassano, an award-winning writer, recently wrote a feature article about Ellis Corporation. His article, “High standards — Ellis Corp. builds and sells big machines, but its people make the difference,” appeared in the Huntington Business Insights publication. The profile article describes the “human factors” responsible for driving the company’s continued success since 1898. Read full […]
With a little extra knowledge, in-house technicians can usually keep their Ellis equipment operating at top capacity without putting in a service call, saving precious down time. That is the reason for our annual Washer Extractor Maintenance Seminar, designed for Laundry Engineers, Corporate Engineers, Mechanics and Technicians responsible for preventative maintenance, troubleshooting and day-to-day operations […]
Whether you’re considering Ellis for your next tunnel washer or looking elsewhere, here are some key questions to ask that can save you some major headaches down the road. Part 1: What are some key questions I should ask during the purchasing process of a new tunnel washer? What will be my ROI? Will the […]
In the world of industrial laundry services, speed and efficiency are vital elements required for making a profit. The third is a safe and quiet working environment that maximizes the effectiveness of the operating staff. The Ellis WHISPERDRYer was designed specifically to incorporate all three essential components in one drying system – high production, optimal […]
Ricardo Anaya, Team Leader for painting and assembly of our Side Loaders, has been with Ellis for 15 years, getting his start as a painter. Ricardo has seen Ellis from a number of distinct perspectives, and he now spends most of his time working closely with supervisors in other departments. While Ricardo commits to supervising […]
Sheets fill the air when the Vega Picker efficiently separates linens and sends them to the Vega Transfeed System, an automatic feeder built for high production environments. Together, they’re called the Vega Integrated Flatwork Feeding System. Watch to see how Vega feeders can move up to 2,400 sheets an hour.
While Ellis is already known for superior quality and customer approval, we never stop looking for ways to provide ever-higher standards of service. The Ellis LEAN Initiative was developed to do exactly that. There are a lot of names for it (Six Sigma, LEAN or Kaizen among others) but the process is essentially the same: […]
Most everyone knows about the benefits of cleaning and reusing wastewater from the washing process, but there is another bi-product that can be put back into your system to work for you—and cut down on expenses, too. It’s energy in the form of heat. Smart companies today put their wastewater to work with Ludell’s Waste […]
The Vegafold is a compact, reliable and versatile folder. With three primary folds and three cross folds, the Vegafold is able to custom fold a variety of flatwork, including sheets, duvets, table linen, small pieces and more. Its high-speed variations and compact construction make it perfectly suited for any laundry system. Watch it in action!
In May 2016, it will be 15 years since Andy Aguirre became part of the Ellis family. After joining Ellis, Andy got his start in our stock room, picking and cleaning parts. He soon moved onto sales in the Parts Department,, and now currently works as a customer service representative in the Parts Department. A […]