Introduction to the alliance
Clover4 brings together world leading industrial laundry IT experts that work in partnership to offer seamless integration across multiple disciplines ERP - MES - RFID. Clover4 alliance members offer dynamic solutions for textile rental laundries who provide Hospitality; Garment/Uniform; Hospital or Nursing/Residential care home products and services.
Alliance members offer proven solutions to enhance your business processes in each area of their expertise. Implementing a combination of products from more than one member will further streamline processes in unison. A synergy of data from each discipline is unified centrally, data that you never had before will now be at your service on one combined Laundry Information Platform (LIP)
Clover4 assists you to grow your business, provide seamless cross-platform connectivity, give you greater access to your data and one central version of the truth. We will help you make informed decisions that will improve your efficiency, reduce costs and increase profits.
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
ABS Laundry Business Solutions has been providing laundry management software to textile rental companies since 1986.
They are the market leader with over 650 installations globally with a mix of single plant and multinational organisations all benefiting from a modular and scalable approach.
Supported by a dedicated team of 130 employees they understand the complexity of the industry, identify trends and continually improve our products to exceed the expectations of our customers.
Whether a laundry offers Linen, Garments, Cleanroom, Hospital or Residential services ABS innovative solutions will increase efficiency and reduce costs.
Manufacturing Execution System (MES)
Gotli Labs provide GLOBE a Manufacturing Execution System (MES) for heavy industrial laundries. Covering resource planning (staff and machinery), data recording of resources and support management via powerful dashboards based.
The GLOBE MES is essential in the Plan/Do/Check/Plan cycle. Like other MES systems they provide information about What has been produced. The difference is the WHY behind the What when production is below target. Only if you get an answer to the WHY question you are able to change and improve!
Improving is based on working smarter. Applying GLOBE will help management use less resources, reduce production costs and so bring down their CO2 footprint.
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)
Established in 2010, Textilligence offers specialized UHF services worldwide for industrial laundries and textile rental companies, furthermore they are the official distributor of the Fujitsu UHF RFID tags in Europe and the Middle East.
They offer a wide range of UHF RFID hardware, from portals and tunnels to specific reader sets that fits each individual clients requirements.
Standard alone and interfaced software solutions are available providing innovative solutions to track and trace garments and linen to manage inventory and logistics in a cost efficient way. These track & trace solutions are applicable to clients and their end customers.
Textilligence are UHF experts in the hospitality, healthcare, industrial and emergency services market.
WG-ID is a joint-venture between ABS and Wilgengroep. They combined their experience and knowledge about system integration and data collection in one company, WG-ID.
Specialized in integrating ERP and MES technology with laundry automation systems, WG:ID use the latest technology and laundry systems to be able to collect data from all over the laundry, create data exchanges and gather all available data in a general database.
Besides system integration they focus on UHF RFID solutions. They help customers find the right UHF RFID solution, install all the necessary hardware, implement the technology and take care of the production start-up on site. In addition WG:ID provides technical support and consultancy to customers who want to further streamline their production processes.