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About Aarnink Laundry Consultancy

Aarnink Laundry Consultancy was founded in june 2021 by me (Redmer Aarnink) After a long international career in the industrial laundry industry; this was the logical next step. 

I am an expert in laundry services – hotel laundry services – care laundry services – linnen supplies & company laundry services.

My expertise includes all aspects of commercial laundry services including laundry layout, relocation, remodel, space planning, workflow design, optimisation of transportation and productivity.

Guaranteed success!


Redmer Aarnink

Consultant for the laundry services industry

Redmer Aarnink - Commercial Laundry Consultant


June 2021 - Present

Aarnink Laundry Consultancy


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2016 - june 2021

Bardusch GMBH & Co Kg

Technical Director

Bardusch is a textile service company, cleaning and renting out linen, with 3,500 employees, a turnover of EUR 300 million and 25 plants in 6 countries.
Member of the Management Team, responsible for investing approx. EUR 10 million per year in the new and existing production machinery at 18 locations in Germany and Switzerland.


Responsible for:

  • Improving the production and production processes through LEAN and SIX-Sigma
  • ROI calculations for all replacement and new projects
  • Energy saving
  • Optimising logistics and transport (300 trucks in Germany)
  • Customer analysis and strategy development
  • Improving the linen lease process, savings and sustainability



  • Savings of 10% on the truck fleet
  • Implemented projects with a payback period often less than one year
  • Achieved productivity improvements of up to 50% and at the same time a personnel cost saving of 30%
  • The above resulted in an annual P&L improvement of approximately EUR 3 million
2002 - 2015

WSP Systems

Senior Commercial Executive

WSP Systems is an international company specialised in logistical design and linen flow control for laundries and supplies transport systems, controls and software.


Responsible for:

  • Sales Department including targets and marketing
  • Auditing and analysis of laundries worldwide
  • Negotiating and selling projects up to EUR 3 million
  • Supervising the achievement of set objectives (aftersales and guidance)
  • Leading and training prospective sales talent and sales employees



  • Increased turnover from 0.5 million euros to 8.5 million euro in 13 years
  • As a result, WSP Systems was able to grow internationally into a renowned and recognised company from 4 to more than 50 employees
1995 - 2002

Modelux Linnen Service

Branche Manager

Modeluxe specialises in cleaning and renting out linen exclusively to the catering industry with a turnover of EUR 5 million and 40 employees.


Responsible for:

  • Managing the operational production process and transport of the goods
  • Daily management of 30 FTEs
  • Continuous optimisation of the production and logistics process
  • Monitoring structural customer satisfaction, organising customer visits and maintaining close contact



  • Achieved a growth in turnover of more than 50% together with the Sales Department
  • Established a successful profitable organization, that became well-known in the Netherlands and Belgium
1989 - 1995

Laundry Industry

Various Functions

  • Foreman Rosenburg Giezeman, Voorburg
  • International Mechanic
    Dunnewolt, Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel
  • Service Engineer
    Wilro-Chemeta, Rotterdam
  • International Mechanic
    Technico Automatisering,


28 & 29 August 2018

Basic principles of leadership

Hamburg, M. Stotzel, Bardusch Académie

13 & 14 June 2018

Employment law Managers

Karlsruhe, D. Feldmann, Bardusch Académie.

28 november - 2 december 2016

Lean Management

Yverone, D. Lesnes, Bardusch Académie

6 november 2012

Lean SIX-Sigma

Emmen, P. van Beers, Van Beers Beheer & Management

1986 -1989

MTS Elektrotechniek


About Me

My parents owned a laundry, so I developed a love and passion for the textile cleaning industry already during my childhood.

Thanks to many years of international experience, I have been able to further develop myself to gain a full understanding of the total industrial laundry process and its commercial effectiveness.

I am highly driven, enthusiastic and have a result-oriented mentality. I know how to inspire colleagues and employees and create a pleasant and positive working atmosphere, radiating authority when the situation demands it.

Furthermore, I can separate important and side issues, have the ability to put things into perspective and have a positive attitude to life.


Dutch (Native Language) 100%
German 75%
English 82%


  • Visionary, innovative
  • Takes initiative
  • Self-managing
  • Analytical
  • Results-oriented
  • Extensive international experience
  • Positive, respectful
  • Inventive

Hobbies & interests

  • Running
  • Music
  • Playing the piano
  • BBQ