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Indiana Originals: The Perks of Being Local

We’ve always been proud to be a family owned business, established right here in Indiana in 1930. Being local is our story, and it’s shaped our values as a company, how we treat customers, and our communities. Larger companies are often burdened by hierarchy, with only a few key voices and decision-makers at the top.  […]

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We’re Here, Indiana

We might not be the first industry you think about We might not be the ones who make the news We might not be the most glamorous You might not even know we exist But we’re here Working every day Washing every day Driving every day Delivering every day Servicing every day Helping every day […]

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Plymate & COVID-19

Covid 19 Response As you are aware, the Covid-19 Virus has caused all of us to take a close look at how we manage our daily affairs as this major outbreak continues to develop. It is believed that the normal laundry process will effectively remove and/or degrade the virus, and there is no evidence that […]

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Customer Experience: Endangered Species Chocolate

Our commitment to a great customer experience hasn’t wavered since our founding in 1930. Since then, we’ve been fortunate to provide our uniform and mat rental services to countless customers who take as much pride in their business as we do in ours here at Plymate. Our technology and processes have improved quite a bit […]

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Never Stop Learning: CSCNetwork Training

For over 30 years Plymate has been an active member of CSC Network. The network’s membership comprises 175 independent laundries that provide uniform, floor mat, and linen rental services across the country. CSCNetwork is an invaluable partner to us, as they offer advanced industry training and wonderful opportunities to improve as a company! We receive supplier […]

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Customer Spotlight: Avon Community Schools

90 years in business has taught us several invaluable lessons on customer relationships within the variety of markets we service: manufacturing, auto, municipalities, government, healthcare, and education to name a few. As Central Indiana’s premiere uniform and floor mat provider, we’ve learned what industries are a good fit for not only Plymate, but for prospects […]

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James T. Plymate Scholarship Award

The James T. Plymate Scholarship fund was created in 1997. Since its inception, Plymate has given out $40,000 in scholarship funds to the children, step children, and grandchildren of Plymate co-workers. Chosen by a third party not affiliated with Plymate, a student seeking post high school education is chosen based on grades, extracurricular’s, teacher and […]

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Recognizing What’s Right: Co-Worker of the Quarter

At Plymate, we provide services to customers in the form of floor mat and uniform rentals (plus a few other services!) That’s what we do. But what truly sets us apart–the momentum behind what we do–is who we are. We’re Plymate, yes; but at the heart of it, we’re individuals who commit to showing up […]

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Doing It Right: Our Floor Mat Rental Program

Ever wonder about the benefits of renting commercial floor mats as opposed to purchasing them from a department store? As the premier independent floor mat provider for Central Indiana, we know a thing or two about the benefits of a floor mat rental program! Here are a few important facts to consider: No large up-front […]

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5 Employee Wellness Ideas That Will Help You Attract Top Talent

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: our co-workers make all the difference when it comes to how well we’re able to operate and serve our customers! For any company, investing in the well-being of employees is always a good idea. A healthy, productive team consists of healthy, productive individuals. When a company […]

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Work Hard. Play Hard. Repeat!

We’ve developed a list of core values that we honor here at Plymate. One of those values is a belief that our co-workers make the difference, both to the quality of our operations as well as our customer service. We have an exceptional team, and it shows. On September 15, we had the opportunity to […]

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Plymate VS Our Competitors

Plymate does things a little differently than our competitors when it comes to customer service agreements. We treat our customers like people—not dollar signs. Our sales and service staff are up front in explaining the components of our service agreements. We don’t use tactics like automatic renewal without prior consent, and we don’t accept just any […]

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A Day in the Life of Our Service Reps

Have you ever wondered about your Service Representatives day-to-day life here at Plymate? Have you wondered how early they have to get up, or how many stops they make in a day? Well we asked one of our District Manager’s to give us his diary entry after he spent a few days on a route […]

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Guess Who’s Back?

This past weekend, our beloved MatMan returned to work. Easing him back into the world, he walked in the Morristown annual Derby Days Parade, passing out candy and high-fives to kids of all ages. For those of you who aren’t familiar with MatMan, his legend started in 2000, a product of Y2K. As Indiana’s premier […]

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Check It Out!

Imagine a 4th Generation family owned textile rental service company that is focused on trustworthy, personalized care, and built on employing the latest technology to maximize efficiency and effectiveness. Consider the customer service and sales professionals talking to customers and prospects and, often, directing them to the company website… a site that was perfectly fine […]

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Safety Is Not Automatic– Think About It

To our customers, the face of Plymate is our Service Representatives. Their customer service skills, training, efficiency and safety are key to the success of Plymate. Due to the nature of the job, these coworkers are largely unsupervised for the bulk of the day, so in addition to extensive and on-going training, Plymate has implemented […]

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Safety First!

Did you know that June is National Safety Month? At the end of last year, we celebrated 365 days without a lost-time accident. At that milestone accomplishment, we shared ways for you to be able to achieve that in the workplace too. In recognition of National Safety Month, we wanted to again extend a hand […]

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Plymate’s Chamber of Commerce Award Nomination

At the beginning of this year, Plymate was honored as a nominee, by the Shelbyville Chamber of Commerce, for the Small Business Champion Award. As a nominee, the Shelbyville Chamber of Commerce brought in a fantastic video team, The Story Shop, to create a video that highlights why we think Plymate is a great place to […]

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