Gulf States Laundry Machinery Named Huebsch® Distributor of the Year

RIPON, Wis. – (April 29, 2015) – Huebsch®, the expert in commercial laundry efficiency, recently named Gulf States Laundry Machinery Company as 2014 Distributor of the Year.

“We are honored to name Gulf States Laundry Machinery the 2014 Distributor of the Year,” said Kathryn Rowen, Huebsch North American sales manager. “Gulf States Laundry Machinery has demonstrated exemplary customer service and sales, serving as a model for others to follow. Gulf States was previously named 2011 Distributor of the Year, and again are receiving this prestigious award, establishing them as a leader in the Huebsch distributor network.”

Pravin Parmar, co-owner of Gulf States, along with Principals Harish Parmar, Ben Prema and Sales Manager Jack Hunt accepted the award for outstanding sales achievement, customer service and professionalism on behalf of the company.

“I was completely stunned when I found out that we won this award a second time – it’s a tremendous honor,” Parmar said. “I truly believe that Huebsch offers the best quality, most aesthetically pleasing machines on the market with the best vended distribution network in the country.”

Founded in 1984 and headquartered in Houston, Gulf States is recognized as one of the nation’s premier laundry and dry cleaning distributors. The company began offering coin and on-premises laundry equipment about five years ago, and Pravin selected to represent his brand of choice: Huebsch.

“We represent and distribute only the leading manufacturers in the industry, and Huebsch is one of them.” Parmar said. “Huebsch offers the best customer experience and a team of knowledgeable professionals who are responsive, flexible and dedicated to helping our business grow. Additionally, Huebsch equipment now features new colors on their overlay control panels and bright chrome accents, giving the equipment a unique look that our customers love.”

“Gulf States consistently reinvests into their business, showrooms, personnel and websites,” Rowen said. “They are always customer-focused and undeniable, consummate professionals. They’re the best of the best.”

In addition to its Houston location, Gulf States also has a branch office in Atlanta. The distributor services southern Texas and Georgia.

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About Huebsch:

Since 1907, Huebsch has manufactured durable commercial laundry equipment engineered for efficiency, reliability and optimal performance. Commercial laundry is our only focus and we back our equipment with an industry-leading warranty. Throughout our decades in the commercial laundry business we have continually innovated. We now produce some of the most efficient and cost-effective washers and tumble dryers in the world. Our equipment is supported by a network of knowledgeable distributors and service professionals. Our customers further benefit from an extensive set of financing options provided by Huebsch Financial. Huebsch is part of the Alliance Laundry Systems LLC family of brands. Alliance is the leading global manufacturer of commercial laundry equipment and provider of services to laundromats, multi-housing laundries and on-premises laundries. To learn more about Huebsch visit