IN THE BEGINNING
South West Laundry started out from a small launderette in St Just near Land’s End in 1996, Father and son team Tony and Wayne Retallack worked together to build the business and after 4 years of trading moved to the current site at St Erth Industrial Estate Hayle where the company now employs a very dedicated team of over 50 people.
In 2003 Julie Perkin, Wayne’s sister joined the team to head up the accounts side of things making this a real family operation.
DID YOU KNOW?
Since the company was established in 1996 we have processed in excess of 25,000 tons of linen and towels.
DID YOU KNOW?
That our business has been run by the same family since it began, many of our current employees have been with us since the move to St Erth in 2000.
CONTINUING THE JOURNEY
In August 2018 South West Laundry was acquired by the highly respected Johnson Service Group PLC, one of the largest textile rental companies in the UK with a view to extending the geographical reach of their prestigious hotel linen services across the South West of England. The experienced Management Team at South West Laundry combined with the resources of Johnson Service Group will continue to invest in plant, equipment, people and processes to ensure the highest levels of service that our customers have come to rely on.