Improve performance with anti-fatigue mats

Improve performance with anti-fatigue mats

April 23, 2016

Next time you’re waiting for a bus, watching the footy, or just bored out of your mind, try standing in place. Thirty minutes, fifteen minutes — just stand there without moving. It’s a lot harder than you probably think, and it’ll take a serious toll on your feet, ankles, and legs. This is the reality that […]

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Klaudia, One of Australia’s Bravest Kids

Klaudia, One of Australia’s Bravest Kids

April 06, 2016

Last April, 8-year-old Klaudia Del Brocco was diagnosed with methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) septicaemia. It’s a long name for a rare and particularly dangerous strain of staph infection that kept Klaudia in the hospital for 3 months. Klaudia is the daughter of Matt Del Brocco, the State General Manager of our Melbourne office. “It was […]

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Why you shouldn’t use paper towels

Why you shouldn’t use paper towels

March 02, 2016

Every year, the world discards about 254 million tons of paper towels—that’s more than 72 pounds per person. But unlike aluminum cans or even other types of paper products, paper towels can’t be recycled. It simply isn’t cost-effective to do so, given their relatively low fiber content. Paper Towels Can’t Be Recycled! So clearly these […]

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Partner Spotlight: NCC Apparel Pty Ltd

Partner Spotlight: NCC Apparel Pty Ltd

February 24, 2016

Our uniform rental service is only as good as the apparel we purchase and customise for you. At Australian Uniform Service, we understand value and quality, so our partners have to as well. We found one such partner in NCC Apparel! NCC Apparel is a leading manufacturer of workwear uniforms and garments for a number […]

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Awarded national HACCP accreditation

Awarded national HACCP accreditation

February 24, 2016

Australian Uniform Service is pleased to announce our Queensland and New South Wales locations have completed HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point) certification (c/o SAI Global Food Safety CODEX Certification). Additionally, our Victoria location has completed HACCP re-certified, meaning every location has met the strict standards required by commercial laundry provider to ensure proper […]

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Uniforms Make Us Look and Think Better

Uniforms Make Us Look and Think Better

February 11, 2016

A few months ago, we explored what social scientists call “The Halo Effect”—a connection between how employees look and how they’re perceived by customers. In short, if you look like you know what you’re doing, customers will assume the same. But there’s another side to this phenomenon we haven’t addressed: what effect, if any, do […]

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Penn Emblem Company

Penn Emblem Company

January 25, 2016

Penn Emblem Company is a global authority on everything image. We know that is a powerful statement but we also know Penn Emblem. Since their beginning in 1947, Penn Emblem has been focused on helping businesses display their brands and values through embroidery. Starting with embroidering patches and emblems on rental uniforms, the company has […]

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Cotton Towels Reduce Bacteria Transmission

Cotton Towels Reduce Bacteria Transmission

January 19, 2016

With contagious illnesses and superbugs seen consistently on the news, it’s not surprising that bacterial transmission, and its prevention, are on people’s minds. Many surfaces and objects you come in contact with every day are covered in germs – but then again, so are you!   Of the 60,000 types of germs that people come […]

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Iconic Australian Uniforms

Iconic Australian Uniforms

December 30, 2015

What makes a uniform iconic? Is it the design of the garment, the fame of the wear, or the accomplishments of the cohesively fashioned group? At Australian Uniform, we understand that there is more to Australian style than bushwear and swimwear, and for something as utilitarian as a uniform, there are many ways these garments […]

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AUS gives back for the holidays!

AUS gives back for the holidays!

December 15, 2015

Tis the season to be generous, and this year Australian Uniform Services at our Queensland location decided to celebrate the holidays with community service. Instead of the traditional Secret Santa gift exchange, AUS and staff opted in favour to donate to Foodbank here in Australia. We couldn’t be more thrilled to support this campaign, especially […]

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The “Halo” Effect of Uniforms

The “Halo” Effect of Uniforms

December 03, 2015

Uniforms aren’t just for schools, but are instead a tremendous asset in building brand loyalty. What your uniforms say about your company is important, and that message is spoken each time your employees suit up. Studies show that consumers view employees who wear uniforms as more professional, organized and reliable than their non-uniformed counterparts. This […]

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Milliken Floor Covering

Milliken Floor Covering

December 01, 2015

Milliken is guided by three core values: Ethics, Excellence, and Leadership. These values are exemplified in the products they manufacture, the way they conduct themselves, the partners they select, and the initiatives they carry out to support the flooring industry along with their humanitarian efforts. Milliken was named as the “World’s Most Ethical Companies” for […]

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