brands we supply
and support are world renown and world class. Many with international
ISO standard recognition.
BPL has its own in-house technical department directly employing
technical personnel directly accountable to the company and its
customers. These members are technically qualified and competent having
undergone both tertiary technical training as well as in-house training
specific to the equipment that we sell and support.
Brands and products that BPL sells and supports include in alphabetical
Corporation | Gemme | GMP |
Maytag | Primus | Pony | Realstar
Spares can be sourced for most brands, we still stock spares for
Nyborg, Wascator, Grandimpianti for whom we were the agents previously
as part of our obligations to our customers.
BPL pledges to hold all regularly required original spare replacement
parts in our store in Johannesburg, thereby minimising downtime to an
Part of the guarantee we provide is to hold spare parts on all machines
sold for a minimum of 10 years from invoice date which translates to a
minimal average of 15 years of support. We have customers that we are
comfortably supporting with machines that are more than 25years old!
BPL has a broad customer base, we currently have and service over 1400
customers directly on our books, each using an average of 3 machines as
well as a country wide affiliated agent network. Neighbouring state
affiliates and sub-dealers which further enhance our support structure.
Each further supporting their downstream customers. This should serve
to assure any future customers that we are a signification player in
the Southern African/Sub-Saharan/Indian Ocean Island market capable of
servicing them long into the future.
A diverse customer base emphasises both the adaptability of our
products as well as the problem solving ability of our management and
employees. Our pages will illustrate on-premise-laundry
clients dedicated to: recreation- hotels, national parks, casinos and
resorts, incarceration -prisons and youth development centres;
care-centres- Aids children orphanages, hospitals & clinics and
other religious and welfare organisations and places of industry-
Abattoirs, mines, refineries, dairies, collieries and chemical plants.
Off-premise commercial laundries & dry-cleaners ranging from
the small drop-off laundries that process two tons laundry a month
through to government regional and private laundries that are capable
of processing two tons of laundry an hour form part of our client base.
Coin-Operated and micro drop-off laundries are a significant sector
both in terms of shops as well as multi-housing units. These offer
fantastic investment opportunities to first time investors.
Rentals and shared profit schemes are available to selected clients.
Dry-cleaning is another growth business that we can assist an
entrepreneur, BPL can offer small owner run concept business employing
as little as 2-3 people to larger manager run shops with far larger
Our Southern African regional presence is highlighted by the fact that
we have successful operational installations in:
Angola | Botswana |
Botswana | DRC | Lesotho |
Namibia | Mozambique | Malawi | Rwanda | Swaziland | Zambia | Zimbabwe
Reconditioned laundry equipment and second hand equipment, is an
interesting proposition for many clients both start-ups as well as
established, often serving as less expensive method of entering the
market or a way of increasing capacity for existing clients but saving
on capital outlay. The customer can rest assured that whatever BPL
offers, it is backed up with a limited warranty assuring the customer
that BPL will stand by the sale of the equipment offered.
Rebuilds, have always been an economic necessity due to the relative
high cost of regional/local capital many existing customers opt to
rebuild exiting equipment rejuvenating both the mechanical as well as
in some instances the control. BPL has demonstrated in a great number
of installations where rebuilds have been highly successful extending
machine life by over 5 years or more.
Auxiliary Services, we offer include facility planning in terms of
capacity, layout, electrical, steam, water and waste requirements.