The dry-cleaning and laundry services market mainly involves washing and/or cleaning of clothes and linens and include coin-operated laundries and drycleaners, dry-cleaning and laundry services, linen supply and industrial launderers.
The global dry-cleaning and laundry services market was valued at $66.6 billion in 2017. Asia Pacific was the largest geographic region accounting for $25.1 billion or 37.6% of the global market. The USA was the largest country accounting for $17.9 billion or 26.9% of the global dry-cleaning and laundry services market.
Mobile apps are catering to the growing demand for on demand laundry services owing to the convenience.se mobile apps allow customers to remotely order dry-cleaning or laundry service, share preferences and request delivery. On demand laundry service providers pick up clothes and linen from customers, clean and deliver it back to customers at a preferred time. The customers automatically receive notifications about the pickup, estimated date and time of drop off and total cost of the service. Gata Hub, WashClub, Starchup and Washio are some of the mobile apps being used for on-demand laundry services.
The companies covered are CSC ServiceWorks, EnviroStar, and Huntington.
The countries covered are USA, China, Germany, Brazil, Japan, UK, Spain, Russia, France, Australia, Italy, India and rest of the world.
The dry-cleaning and laundry services market is segmented into Coin-Operated Laundries And Drycleaners; Dry-Cleaning And Laundry Services (except Coin-Operated); Linen And Uniform Supply.
Coin-Operated Laundries And Drycleaners comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing self-service, coin-operated laundry and dry-cleaning facilities for public use.
Dry-Cleaning And Laundry Services (except Coin-Operated) comprises establishments primarily engaged in laundering, dry cleaning, and pressing apparel and linens of all types, including leather. These establishments may also provide clothing repair and alteration services. Laundry pick-up and delivery stations, operated independently from power laundries and dry-cleaning plants, and establishments primarily engaged in cleaning, repairing and storing fur garments are also included.
Linen And Uniform Supply comprises establishments primarily engaged in supplying, on a rental or contract basis, laundered items, such as uniforms, gowns and coats, table linens, bed linens, towels, clean room apparel, and treated mops or shop towels.