Alsco has been providing professional and friendly textile rental services in Australasia since 1962.
We tailor services specifically for your company, giving you more time to focus on the important things in your business.
Our services are delivered to a large and diverse customer base from our Australian and New Zealand processing plants and distribution centres.
Alsco headquarters are located in Sydney and we have processing plants in all States and throughout New Zealand.
The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of an international organisation "The Steiner Corporation" which was established in Lincoln, Nebraska in 1889.
Today the Steiner Group, still a family owned company, employs some 12,000 people, with 2,200 of these in Australasia.
Every business recognises the importance of reducing cost.
When a large purchase is made it often has a noticeable impact on the cash resources of a company.
Renting and leasing are solutions which ease the burden of a large cash outflow and help a business establish itself.
Alsco has been providing textile rental services for over one hundred years, and can bring this expertise to your business.
Alsco is a leader in developing and implementing new procedures to improve the rental process for clients, including bar-coded items to maximise accuracy and personal garment lockers to provide employees with a secure personal space for their uniforms.
Companies that also make up the Alsco group in Australasia include:
Australian Linen Supply (ALS) is a leading manufacturer and importer of textile products and associated equipment.
NZTS (now known as Alsco in New Zealand) leads the New Zealand textile rental market. The company provides uniform, garment and dust control rental as well as continuous cloth towel and other washroom services to industry and commerce. It also provides linen rental services to hotels, restaurants and the healthcare industry.
Deane Apparel is one of Australasia's leading manufacturers and marketers of a wide range of industrial, commercial and professional garments.
Alsco Fresh & Clean washroom services distributes a large range of products that meet the cleaning, hygiene and safety needs of the workplace for most businesses.
Clean Room Garments leads the Australian market in providing particulate free and anti-static cleanroom garment services to the pharmaceutical, medical, electronic, Defence Forces and healthcare markets.
CRG BioShield®75 is an anti-microbial surface spray that is a long-term and safe solution to inhibiting the growth of micro-organisms on any surface. Unlike chlorinated chemicals, CRG BioShield®75 has no toxic effect on people, animals or plant life and is safe for food contact surfaces.
CRG BioShield®75 is EPA registered for a broad range of uses. CRG BioShield®75 is invisible, odourless, won't rub off or bleach surfaces.
Alsco Evolution Mats
Alsco's range of commercial mats and industrial mats now includes the Evolution Mat. In addition to a great range of features including thicker pile and premium quality, these mats are made from recycled materials, eliminating the need for raw production materials. The re-engineered materials also generate a more efficient product which uses less water and energy in the cleaning process. For your convenience, Alsco provides a fully managed rental service, supplying clean, undamaged mats every time. Alsco is committed to improvements that promote environmental sustainability and social responsibility. Contact Alsco to enjoy a Free Evolution Mat Trial.
Alsco is proud to introduce the safest and most effective parts cleaner available. The Alsco Ecosafe Washer eliminates the need for harmful solvents while providing an economical, safe and effective car part cleaning solution. Ideal for engine cleaning and industrial parts washing, the Ecosafe Washer provides an environmentally friendly alternative: no harmful chemicals, no fumes, non toxic, non flammable, no waste disposal and no health concerns. Available through a fully managed rental program, you can enjoy a free 2 week trial of the Alsco Ecosafe Parts Washer and discover the benefits for yourself.
First Aid Kits
Alsco offer a fully managed First Aid rental service designed to ensure ongoing OH&S compliance for any business, in any state. Alsco's service provides quarterly restocking and auditing, spelling an end to OH&S first aid headaches. A full range of first aid kits is available, to suit a variety of business needs and sizes, from industrial first aid kits to school first aid cabinets. Alsco's rental program takes away the financial burden of capital outlay and depreciation, replacing it with a tax deductible service. Contact Alsco to arrange a free first aid audit and advice - with no obligation.
Workplace Health & Hygiene Services
A clean and hygienic workplace speaks volumes. Fresh & Clean managed health and hygiene rental programs are available throughout Australia, providing a wide range of functional and stylish products and services. Achieving a healthy and hygienic workplace is made simple with a program designed to suit your specific needs, based on a thorough assessment of business operations, staff levels and customer numbers. Services and products provided include first aid kits and supplies; hand cleansers and sanitisers; specialist cleaning; and washroom supplies such as feminine hygiene disposal units, odour control, soap dispensers, hand-drying systems.
Cloth Towel Dispensers
Research shows that most people prefer to dry their hands using cloth towels. Continuous cloth towel also offers significant environmental benefits: it has the lowest environmental impact of available hand drying systems. Cabinet hand towel dispensers are unparalleled in terms of hygiene with separate chambers for the new and used portion of the towel, ensuring no contact. Research has also shown cloth towels to be the most effective hand-drying technique for removing bacteria. Hygienic hand drying is an important step to clean hands. Fresh & Clean can provide your premises with a fully managed cloth towel dispenser rental program, tailored to your individual requirements.
Air Hand Dryers
Hygienic hand drying is a very important step to clean hands. Fresh & Clean managed services offer a number of hand drying solutions, including warm air hand dryers. With both fully automatic hand dryers and touch start units available, a Fresh & Clean rental program is the simple way to promote healthy, hygienic hands in your workplace, with no litter or waste to worry about.
Tea Towel Service
Alsco provides convenient and economical solutions for maintaining the highest linen standards for your business. Our fully managed tea towel rental service is no exception: we provide quality fabrics, sizes and colours with no up-front capital outlay; regular pick-up and delivery; and a flexible inventory management system. Take advantage of our tea towel trial - one week free - and find out how it feels to have an endless supply of clean linen.
Alsco's mat rental service protects customers and staff from the risks of slippery and dirty floors with weekly rates from less than $1 a day. A full range of floor mats is on offer, including work area matting, high traffic & entrance mats, image and logo mats, evolution mats, wet area mats, anti fatigue mats, industrial rubber mats, non-slip mats. A fully serviced program, your mats will be picked up and exchanged on a regular basis. Alsco ensures that only high quality mats are delivered, with all repair and replacement of damaged mats included in the program. Contact Alsco now to take advantage of our free one week trial.
Floor mats can do more than simply protect against dirt, dust and slip risks. A welcoming branded or logo mat can also provide a positive impact for customers entering your premises. Custom image mats are a unique alternative to promote a special offer, company logo or a Thank You message. We use Chromojet printing technology to produce mats for the highest levels of definition and clarity, with PMS colour matching for intricate logos. Contact Alsco to take advantage of our free artwork offer: we will help you design the right branded mat for your business.
Safety and cleanliness are a top priority in the childcare industry. Alsco's mat rental service provides a simple and convenient way to protect both children and staff from the risks of slippery and dirty floors - with weekly rates from less than $1 a day. A fully serviced program, your mats will be picked up and exchanged on a regular basis. Alsco ensures that only high quality mats are delivered, with all repair and replacement of damaged mats included in the program. Both Wet Area mats and Dust Control mats are regularly laundered, ideal for childcare establishments that require positive hygiene practices. Contact Alsco now to take advantage of our free one week trial.
Protect your employees from muscle fatigue and strains with Alsco's anti-fatigue mats. Ideal for messy areas such as kitchens and workshops where slips, trips and muscle strains are more likely, Alsco's wet areas mats offer a number of advantages: cushioning to reduce fatigue and noise; resistance to oils, solvents and water; and drainage holes to allow liquids/dirt to pass through. Most importantly, Alsco's fully managed mat rental service means that mats are regularly picked up and exchanged for freshly laundered mats to comply with good hygiene practices. Contact Alsco to take advantage of our free one week trial.
Rubber floor mats are the simplest way to protect customers and employees from the risks of slippery and dirty floors. Alsco's mat rental service is the simplest way to ensure clean, effective and attractive mats are always in place. A fully serviced program, your mats will be picked up and exchanged on a regular basis. Alsco ensures that only high quality mats are delivered, with all repair and replacement of damaged mats included in the program. Contact Alsco now to take advantage of our free one week trial.
Reinforce important messages to customers and staff with Alsco Safety Mats. Alsco's fully serviced mat rental program provides regular pick-up and exchange of high quality mats with no upfront cost. Safety message mats can be used to reinforce OH&S programs as well as to help minimise tripping and slipping. Message mats rotated regularly will also help remind personnel of key safety and quality messages. Contact Alsco now to take advantage of our free one week trial.
Automated External Defibrillator
It's no secret that heart attack can be a swift killer without appropriate medical intervention. To counter this there is a growing trend for Automated External Defibrillators (AED) to be available in public places and workplaces. Alsco's Managed First Aid Service is helping with the roll-out and maintenance of AED programs, providing regularly maintained, low entry cost programs. Offering the most advanced product on the market and providing a service that takes away the pressure of servicing and maintaining your equipment, Alsco First Aid may just be a life saver!
Alsco's eyewash station is the answer to many diverse and potentially hazardous situations. Perfect in small workshops, labs and kitchens where debris and liquid hazards can cause irreparable sight damage and absolutely necessary in large hazardous industrial settings, this easily installed option is the essential immediate response before a plumbed solution can be reached. This small but significant part of Alsco's fully managed first aid rental service is the key to protecting your employees eyes.
Welcome to The Cutting Edge: Alsco's exclusive range of chef uniforms designed to meet the demands of today's chef. The Cutting Edge range of chef jackets, chef pants and aprons meet food industry guidelines (HACCP); are available in a range of styles; and are lightweight, comfortable and durable. Alsco's fully managed rental service provides many advantages: no capital outlay; hassle free and flexible; regular, agreed delivery schedules; items cleaned, sanitised and repaired; rental programs are tax deductible; include inventory management system.
Studies have shown that well-designed, well-maintained work uniforms help improve morale, self-image, performance and customer service. Alsco offers a wide array of industrial workwear, casual and executive uniforms that can be customised to reflect your corporate image using pockets, trims and badging. Alsco's fully managed rental service ensures that your employees always look clean and fresh - presenting a positive, front-line image to your customers.
Alsco's high-quality bedroom and bathroom linen rental service allows you to conveniently and affordably offer your guests maximum comfort. Our range includes plush towels, bath mats, hand towels, face towels and sheets and is available in a variety of sizes to suits your needs and budget. With no up-front capital outlay; quality fabrics, sizes and colours; regular pick-up and delivery; and a flexible inventory management service Alsco has hotel linen covered.
Alsco's fully managed linen rental service provides a comprehensive range of linen to suit your restaurant, café, hotel, function centre or catering business. The extensive product range includes tablecloths, table linen, tea towels, HACCP food & glass wipes, plus floor matting. With advantages such as no up-front capital outlay; quality fabrics, sizes and colours; regular pick-up and delivery; and a flexible inventory management service Alsco has your restaurant linen needs covered.
Food and Glass Wipes
Alsco's reusable wipes are a cost effective, efficient and environmentally friendly way to wipe down and clean up just about any surface. Made from 100% cotton, our kitchen wipes are durable and absorbent. They are also compliant with HACCP and workplace health and safety regulations. Alsco food and glass wipes are collected, laundered to Australian Quality Standards and delivered back to you, our customer, ready for use and reuse. Best of all, with our managed rental system there's no capital outlay.
We've launched a blog called Green Room to share the great information, ideas and initiatives we're discovering as we pursue our goal of a healthier, safer and greener workplace.
Green Room features information about green office practices, workplace health and safety ideas, green business initiatives and much more.