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Emerald Textiles™ Announces Expansion of West Coast Footprint Through The Acquisition Of Assets From Angelica Corporation

San Diego, December 4, 2021 – Emerald Textiles™ (“Emerald”), a portfolio company of Los Angeles-based private investment firm Pacific Avenue Capital Partners, LLC (“Pacific Avenue”), announced that it has acquired the West Coast assets of Angelica Corporation (“Angelica”), a national healthcare linen service provider. The transaction includes nine facilities and allows Emerald to expand into the Phoenix and Las Vegas... Read More

Executive Insights

EXECUTIVE INSIGHTS What long-term impact do you think COVID-19 will have on hospitals’ use of reusable healthcare textiles, such as isolation gowns? COVID-19 fundamentally made the healthcare linen industry more relevant as healthcare providers sought alternatives to disposables for PPE. Not only as a substitution for disposables, but more importantly assuring an uninterrupted supply of gowns and related items to... Read More

Kratky Joins Emerald Textiles Executive Team

Original Article Here 12/8/2020 Emerald Textiles, a portfolio company of Los Angeles-based private investment firms Pacific Avenue Capital Partners, LLC and Highland Avenue Funds, LLC announced that Andrew Kratky has joined the executive management team and was appointed President of California, according to a news release. “We are excited to have Andy join the Emerald team.  Andy has a proven... Read More

Emerald Textiles Adds to Management Team

Original Article Here 12/4/2020 Emerald Textiles recently announced that Andrew Kratky has joined its executive management team. Kratky will serve as president of California, according to a news release. “We are excited to have Andy join the Emerald team. Andy has a proven track record of success and has established deep relationships in the healthcare services industry,” said Chris Sznewajs,... Read More

Emerald Textiles Strengthens Management Team by Hiring President of California Operations, Andrew Kratky

Original Article Here LOS ANGELES, CA — Emerald Textiles (“Emerald” or the “Company”), a portfolio company of Los Angeles-based private investment firms Pacific Avenue Capital Partners, LLC (“Pacific Avenue”) and Highland Avenue Funds, LLC (“Highland”) announced that Andrew (“Andy”) Kratky has joined the executive management team and was appointed President of California.       “We are excited to have Andy... Read More

Emerald Textiles Recertifies Turlock, Calif., Location For Hygienically Clean Healthcare

October 18, 2019 ALEXANDRIA, Va. — October 18, 2019 — Emerald Textiles, a healthcare linen provider serving the West Coast market, has had its Turlock, Calif., plant recertified Hygienically Clean for Healthcare. Hygienically Clean is the quantified, validated standard and measure for hygienically clean textiles in North America since 2011, and this re-certification reflects this laundry’s ongoing commitment to best... Read More

Emerald Textiles Acquires Staheli Laundry Services

September 10, 2019 Emerald Textiles recently announced the acquisition of the assets of Staheli Laundry Services, a Saint George, UT-based healthcare linen service provider. The acquisition is complementary to Emerald’s current West Coast footprint and allows the company to serve both the Southern Utah and Las Vegas markets, according to a news release. “We are excited to add the Saint... Read More

EMERALD TEXTILES EXPANDS FOOTPRINT INTO LOS ANGELES

NOVEMBER, 2018 EMERALD TEXTILES EXPANDS FOOTPRINT INTO LOS ANGELES THROUGH THE ACQUISITION OF THE ASSETS OF MEDICLEAN LINEN AND LAUNDRY LOS ANGELES, CA--(BUSINESS WIRE) — Emerald Textiles, a portfolio company of Los Angeles-based private investment firms Pacific Avenue Capital Partners, LLC (“Pacific Avenue”) and Highland Avenue Funds, LLC (“Highland”), announces the acquisition of the assets of MediClean Linen and Laundry,... Read More

Emerald Textiles Has Been Acquired

JULY 30, 2018 EMERALD TEXTILES HAS BEEN ACQUIRED BY ENCORE TEXTILE SERVICES, A PORTFOLIO COMPANY OF HIGHLAND AVENUE CAPITAL PARTNERS Emerald’s acquisition follows the 2017 acquisition of Encore Textile Services by Highland Avenue Capital Partners. The addition of Emerald creates one of the leading commercial healthcare linen service providers in the Western U.S. San Diego, CA – July 30, 2018... Read More