Wasserij Stomerij De Kim (The Netherlands) acquired the CERCLEAN® International Certification

Wasserij Stomerij De Kim (The Netherlands) acquired the CERCLEAN® International Certification. This certificate demonstrates that the quality management of the  company system meets the international best practices standards. The Certificate was handled to Wasserij Stomerij De Kim during the 2nd edition of LEE (the Laundry Experience Event) 2019 in Belgium, an event that took place at Wasserij Clova, in Wommelgem, Belgium (Sept 13-14).

About Wasserij Stomerij De Kim

With a history of more than 50 years, De Kim is located in Budel, in the Dutch province of Noord-Brabant. The company’s services are targeting equally the individual customers, as well as industrial clients, companies from the hospitality sector, but also government and healthcare institutions. De Kim uses state of the art equipment, ensuring the high-quality cleaning, following the strictest sustainability standards. Wasserij Stomerij De Kim”s focus has always been on quality and efficiency performed in an environmentally-friendly manner. The company is preparing a new generation of the family to take over the business, while exploring new segments in the Business-to-Business part, especially in the workwear segment.

CERCLEAN® supports business models!

To make quality management easier accessible for the Professional Textile Care industry, CINET developed a dedicated step by step e-learning program at low costs, for both textile service (CERCLEAN® TS) companies and Retail Textile Cleaning (dry cleaners) ones – CERCLEAN® TC.

The step by step approach enables companies to follow the program at their own pace. CINET offers full support to enterprises in cooperation with national organisations, associations and representatives of international suppliers.

CERCLEAN® step by step towards quality management! 

The CERCLEAN® International Certificate, launched in 2016, is developed in the Netherlands in cooperation with international suppliers and experts and. Meanwhile adopted in countries worldwide. The full package, available in the various languages, offers training and consultancy; E-Learning materials, workshops and practical (on the job) training with examples and formats.

By the use of a web based application on the CINET website, students are guided along the different steps leading to certification. Tools and all steps are fully explained and documented and thus accessible even though companies may not have any experience with certification. By making use of the E-Learning tool,and webinars on specific subjects the companies will gain the knowledge needed to develop a comprehensive quality management system. This step by step approach enables companies to follow the program at their own pace.

Cerclean® certificate icing on the cake

The program results in a documented handbook tailored to the individual company, processes and customers in various market segments in which they operate. After audits by certified auditors and approval by the CINET International Certification committee,  a Cerclean® certificate will be granted proving conformity and giving support to the communication of a company with target groups. For customers and authorities it is a proof of controlled business processes and therefore a consistent quality level of products and/or services.

More info about The CERCLEAN® International Certification – here! 

About LEE

The Laundry Experience Event illustrates the international co-operation in which the Dutch and Belgian Professional Textile Care companies excel. Organized by VEMATEX in cooperation with various industry associations like NETEX, FTN, TKT, TCT, the Textielbeheer magazine and CINET, the Laundry Experience Event 2019 took place in Wommelgem, Belgium (Sept 13-14).