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Monarch Secures Exclusive Agreement with Comphy to Make Eco-friendly
Line of Bed Linens Available to Global Hotel Market

 
100 percent recyclable sheets added to MONARCH ECO line,
providing hotels with sustainable linen solution and significant energy savings in laundry operations



South Egremont, Mass. — April 12, 2010 — Monarch Bath, Bed & Spa, a leading global provider of bathrobes and luxury hotel linens, today announced that they have signed an exclusive agreement with The Comphy Company to provide their eco-friendly line of bed sheets to the traditional hotel markets worldwide. Comphy sheets are the latest addition to the MONARCH ECO product line, a complete line of hotel towels, robes and sheets designed to conserve water and reduce energy costs in the laundry operation, while maximizing comfort and durability. Comphy sheets are designed to provide superior luxury for guests, while protecting the bottom line for hoteliers. Made from 100 percent recyclable polyester, Comphy sheets are designed to look and feel like 600-thread count cotton, and are guaranteed to last through a minimum of 300 wash and dry cycles. This superior durability represents a substantially longer life cycle than traditional cotton sheets of the same quality. In addition, Comphy is the only hotel sheet developed by a company that is a member of the Sustainable Furnishings Council.

“The ultimate goal for Monarch in the development of MONARCH ECO was to create a product line that encompasses the best products we could deliver to maximize the guest experience, energy savings and an environmentally-friendly product life cycle,” stated Gene Faul, CEO of Monarch Bath, Bed & Spa. “We have discovered a real gem with The Comphy Company, and by partnering with them to bring these innovative sheets to the hotel market, we are now positioned to provide the most comprehensive line of environmentally responsible hospitality linens anywhere.”

As the trends indicate, more than 76 percent of sheets currently used in the hospitality industry contain a form of improved fiber, chemical application, or weaving technology. Comphy is the next logical step for hoteliers, with advanced features including:
  • Luxurious look and feel (comparable to 600 thread count cotton)
  • Maximum breathability and comfort
  • 100% recyclable eco-friendly polyester
  • The Comphy sheet weighs 50% less than a comparable cotton or cotton/poly sheet
  • Dries quickly; Decreased drying time equals decreased energy costs
  • Does not require ironing; Treated for stain release
  • Highly recommended for people with sensitive skin
  • Extra fine weave protects against dust mite allergens
  • 18" deep pockets fit newer pillow top mattresses
“The product life cycle is becoming much more important environmentally and may in fact be the most important consideration for hoteliers today,” stated Robert Mishkin, co-founder and president of Comphy Co. “Through our new affiliation with Monarch, we are able to offer eco-conscious hotels a way to provide luxury for their guests, while substantially increasing the life cycle of their linens and decreasing energy costs in the laundry operation.”

Faul added, “The addition of Comphy sheets to our current line of MONARCH ECO robes and towels cements us as the most progressive and energy-minded linen company for hoteliers worldwide. The environmental benchmarks that every eco-conscious hotelier looks for we’ve got covered… and we’ve got their guest satisfaction and comfort covered, too.”
 
For more information, please contact Gene Faul at (413) 528-5150, email ichief@aol.com, or visit www.monarchrobe.com.
 
About Monarch Robe & Towel Company
At Monarch Robe & Towel Company, quality is the common thread that runs throughout the very fabric of our organization. For nearly three decades, we have been a trusted supplier of fine bathrobes, towels and slippers to the worldwide hospitality industry. Founded in 1981 by Solomon and Berenice Chadowitz, the company has earned a staunch reputation for providing the finest quality products and unparalleled customer service to many of the most prestigious hotels, resorts, spas and cruise lines around the world, as well as medical, corporate and consumer retail markets. Today, sons Ashley and Myron Chadowitz are carrying on the tradition of excellence that their parents began, with a new generation of quality products designed for the most discriminating clientele.
 
Monarch’s extensive collection of bathrobes and linens combines exacting manufacturing standards with the highest quality materials, and features a wide range of styles and fabrications to complement any property environment. We maintain state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities on every major continent, and use only the highest quality materials available. Our corporate headquarters are located in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, and our 35,000 sq. ft. facility there warehouses the industry’s largest inventory, as well as an in-house design and embroidery department. For more information, please visit www.monarchrobe.com.
 
Editor’s Note: Electronic images are available by contacting Andrea Roland at Plan A Public Relations & Marketing, Inc. Phone: 407-905-0608 or email: andrea@planapr.com.

 
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For more information, contact:

Gene Faul
Monarch Bath, Bed & Spa
Tel: 413.528.5150
Email: ichief@aol.com
 
Media Inquiries, contact:
Andrea Roland
 Plan A PR & Marketing, Inc.
Tel: 407.905.0608
Email: andrea@planapr.com

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