Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Commercial Washing Machine Manufacturing industry, like many others, suffered during the recession, but has managed to rebound swiftly as old machines have been replaced. However, this growth is expected to slow as more people buy homes rather than rent apartments, where commercial washing machines are most often used.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The Commercial Washing Machine Manufacturing industry manufactures only a few core products, including topload washers, frontload washers, stacked washers (with dryers) and parts. Dryers are excluded from this industry.
Topload washing machines
Topload washers have doors on the top and have a general drum capacity of 3.2 to 3.3 cubic feet, which holds about 15 pounds of laundry. These machines are most commonly found in laundromats and multifamily residences; in fact, laundromats have more topload washers than frontload or stacked varieties because they are smaller and typically require less money to operate. Demand for topload washing machines primarily depends on the rental occupancy rate... purchase to read more