Past Event 2009
December 16, 2009
Round Table Discussion
Your Best Cost-Cutting
(6th and last in a Series)
“Best idea that you have implemented in the down turn economy.” Bring your idea and win $250 for the best idea. There will be raffle prizes and round table discussions.
Don’t miss this Last and best meeting of the series.
September 16, 2009
How to Set Yourself Apart in a Down Economy
(5th in a Series)
If you were to tell a friend or business colleague why they needed to use your dry cleaning store instead of another, …what would you tell them? Our guest speaker is Peter Monaghan, owner of SELLability Sales & Marketing Training.
For the last 18 years Peter has created and supervised 1000’s of marketing programs for small business owners as a principal in one of the country’s largest direct marketing companies. He recently founded SELLability and will be speaking and answering questions on the subject.
July 22, 2009
Place: Steven’s Steakhouse
Unconventional Wisdom in an Ever-Changing Economy
(4th in a Series)
Speaker: Barry Gershenson
June 10th Place: Steven’s Steakhouse
Marketing in a Down Economy
(3rd in a Series)
Cutting Labor Costs
Speaker: Ted Barry
Date: April 26, 2009
Time: 10:00 – 2:00
Milt & Edie’s Drycleaners
4021 W. Alameda Ave.
Burbank, CA 91505
Registration: Call 1-877-445-2322
Learn from a legend, Milt Chortkoff, why it is important to keep marketing in this down economy.
Milt’s plant is open 24/7 days week 365 days a year!!
Take a tour of the latest state of art plant with a POS system that involves bar coding, piece counting and auto assembly.
Reservations are a must! Seating is limited.
The So Cal Cleaners Association understands these tough economic times & have decided to hold a series of meetings throughout 2009 addressing this topic. These meetings are a must to cut costs, thrive & even grow, yes GROW in down times.
This is the focus of ALL our seminars All 2009 long.
How to cut Costs
Lower your Rent by Kelly Kelleher, Leasing Expert
Control Inventory by Bob Clarke The Clothes Doctor,
Foothill Ranch, CA & a fellow Drycleaner
Great ideas to cut costs (time permitting)
Wed February 18th 2009, 6:30pm Cocktails, Dinner Meeting Follows
WHERE:Stevens Steak House
5332 Stevens Place,
Commerce, CA 90040
Includes Dinner & ideas to make YOU more $$$
Pay $200.00 for all 6 bi-monthly meetings for the year
Save $70.00. That’s Smart J !!!
Call 1-877-445-2322 for reservations. Seating is limited
Each meeting will build up to next bi-monthly seminar. Other meetings will address topics such as: Coming up with your USP (Unique Selling Proposition), Websites & online marketing, Yellow Pages worth it? Rebates from Utilities, Using your Database, How to market without spending a dime,// Training counterpersons, member requested topics, basically, being a better drycleaner.
One Day Seminar:
Plant Automation For Today’s Profitable Dry Cleaner
Auto Assembly = cut 2 employees
Tensioning Finishing Equipment
See 50 perfect pants/hr pressed in 1day
See Live Demonstration Using Automation to Increase Production,
Reduce Labor & More
Add $ $ $ to your bottom line
Train inexperienced finishers w/faster pressing
Eliminate overtime & staffing problems
Mark-in made easy with permanent heat seal labels
WHEN: Sunday Nov 4th ’07
WHERE: Kona Cleaners, 333 E. 17TH St, Costa Mesa CA 92627
TIME: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Lunch included
COST: $45 Members/$99 Non-members