Bear-napped Truffles Found

Bear-napped Truffles Found FULL ARTICLE CREDITS:click here GENEVA – Truffles, the kidnapped bear mascot of the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory in the Geneva Commons, has been found, store owner Lisa Cruse said. Truffles, an oversized stuffed bear situated on a bench outside the chocolate confectionary shop, had been stolen June 26 in a brazen daytime […]

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Damage to Sheer Interfacings

Damage to Sheer Interfacings~ TABS- Jim Kirby, Textile Analyst Specialist What Is The Problem? Some garments contain a thin, sheer, non-woven fabric that can separate and shred easily during normal use and care. What Does It Look Like? If the material is too thin and not properly constructed, it can come apart on relatively new […]

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Independence Day Fireworks

Independence Day Fireworks ~ Shared by Geneva Cleaners Grand Victoria Casino / Elgin Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration Date:  July 1, 2017 at 10:30pm Where: Festival Park 132 S Grove Ave  in Elgin, Illinois 60120 Find more fireworks displays in Elgin, Illinois Northwest Fourth Fest Date:  July 2, 2017 at Dusk Where: Sears Centre Arena 5333 Prairie Stone Parkway  in Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60179 Find more […]

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Dry Cleaning Ever Improving

Conference 01This week Fabricare presents our annual Dry Cleaning industry conference. We learn improved cleaning tactics, we learn about improved machines, we learn about industry software and apps to help us and our clients, we share industry issues and brainstorm ideas. This week is full of learning, networking, and overall – Making the Dry Clean Industry better than ever.

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At Geneva Cleaners, we want to assure you that we are always trying to improve your experience with us; from the car hop pick-up, to the front counter, to your text that your order is ready. We want to always be as current with technology as possible to offer you the best stain-fighting solutions, the best garment care solution, knowledge if a item won’t dry clean well, and beyond. And don’t forget, in the case of an emergency, our restoration services will help get your home back on track after a fire, smoke damage, or water infiltration.

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Oh yeah, don’t forget to pick-up your Swedish Days flyer when you come to Geneva Cleaners. It’s gonna be a fun time as always.

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We wish you a wonderful Summer and hope to see you in the shop soon.

 

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Heads Up! For this Pink Tartan dress!

Heads Up! For This Dress

Brand Name: Pink Tartan
CA#: 39606 Joseph Mimran & Associates Inc.
Product Development-Designer-Retailer
20A Mowat Ave. Toronto, ON Canada M6K 3E8
Ph. 416-516-5233 Fax. 416-516-4113
www.pinktartan.ca & customerservice@pinktartan.com

The garment: A polyester, rayon & elastane black dress with white trim panels. The care label states dry clean only with proper corresponding International Code Symbols.

The problem: During professional dry cleaning, the black fabric dye bleeds out profusely resulting in the transfer of color onto the white trim fabric.

Who’s responsible? The manufacturer since the black fabric was not able to withstand the recommended care instructions without severe dye disturbance. What to do: This dress should be returned to the retailer or manufacturer.

 

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Heads Up! For this Ladies Jacket

Heads Up! For this Ladies Jacket Brand Name: Anne Klein The garment:  A charcoal ladies suit jacket with white accents made of polyester & rayon. There is black synthetic leather (polyurethane) piping trim at the neckline. The care label simply reads, “Dry Clean.” There are no International Cleanability Code care symbols. The problem:  After professional […]

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Heads Up! For These Damaged Pants

Heads Up! For These Damaged Pants Brand Name: Mani–Inquiries about this garment indicate the brand is a product of the Giorgio Armani Corporation. The garment: Gray pants made from imitation corduroy fabric. The fiber content label indicates the item is made from 100% viscose. The care label states “dry clean only.” The problem: A synthetic […]

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