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March 15, 2011
Businessman: Over 50 of stores hit by road project

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

More than 50 per cent of the Superwash laundromat chain's locations will ultimately be impacted by the New Providence Road Improvement project, its president telling Tribune Business that for many impacted Bahamian-owned businesses the question was: "Can you survive the pain and agony

to get to the promised land?"

Arguing that the Government was coming ...

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November 23, 2010
Superwash outlets robbed five times in 10 days

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

THE Superwash laundromat chain suffered five armed robberies in a 10-day period, prompting its president yesterday to describe the Bahamas as a "Wild, Wild West" society where "everybody is in fear", with the crime situation likely to get worse - not better - in coming months.

Dionisio D'Aguilar, a former Bahamas Chamber of Commerce president, while prai...

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October 03, 2010
'Catching Almighty Hell' from 15-18 revenue declines

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

Bahamian-owned businesses in the Grove and Robinson Road areas are being "strangled" and "catching Almighty Hell" as a result of the decision to carry out multiple roadworks at the same time, a former Chamber of Commerce president yesterday saying two of his outlets had seen sales drop 15-18 per cent as a result.

Dionisio D'Aguilar, president of Superwas...

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September 20, 2010
Six months ahead of schedule in 3.5m payments

By INDERIA SAUNDERS
Guardian Business Reporter
inderia@nasguard.com
Paying off a$3.5 million investment in a new restaurant/laundromat site is well ahead of target, said the owner of the well-known Checkers Cafe restaurant, with the company now six months ahead of its loan payments.
The company, said owner Gus Cartwright, was able to do that largely because of a decision to pool resources from its...

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September 20, 2010
Water tanker breakdown affects business

By INDERIA SAUNDERS
Guardian Business Reporter
inderia@nasguard.com
The head of Sunrise Wash is projecting a possible 20 percent increase in electricity costs due to lower water supply to the island and an uptick in business as a consequence.
"The water problem hasn't affected us per se, because we pump and clean our own water and put it in a holding facility,"said Gus Cartwright, owner of the Eas...

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August 30, 2010
E-l@undry day

By STAFF WRITER
Guardian Business Desk

Bahamaslocal.com is taking steps to further establish its presence in the eastern part of the island through a synergetic relationship with Superwash. The companies are teaming up to offer WiFi service to customers of the laundromat.
Customers at Superwash on Prince Charles Drive can now go online while they do their washing. With their machine tokens, custo...

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Bahamas Local brings the Internet to Superwash
August 13, 2010
Bahamas Local brings the Internet to Superwash

Customers at Superwash on Prince Charles Drive can now go online while they do their washing.

With their machine tokens, customers will get a receipt that includes a username and password that’s good for two hours.

Plus customers don’t need a password to browse the Bahamas Local website, where they can find movie times, the latest news and search thousands of business entries.

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2009 Visionary Business Leaders Entrepreneurs Conference
November 16, 2009
2009 Visionary Business Leaders & Entrepreneurs Conference

Seasoned business leaders and financial experts including The Hon. Zhivargo Laing, Minister of State for Finance; Mr. Jerome Gomez, Fund Administrator of The Bahamas Entrepreneurial Venture Fund and a principal in the chartered accounting firm Baker Tilly Gomez; Mr. Dionisio D’Aguilar, Immediate Past President of The Bahamas Chamber of Commerce and President of Super Wash Laundromat and Chairman o...

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Visionaries’ Anastasia Stubbs presents Deputy Prime Minister Brent Symonette with ‘live the vision’ series!
October 02, 2009

In a continuing effort to celebrate the entrepreneurial spirit of The Bahamas, Visionaries Wealth Management & Business Show Executive Producer and Host, Anastasia Stubbs recently paid a courtesy call on the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, The Honourable Brent Symonette at his office on West Bay Street. Stubbs presented the Deputy Prime Minister with a personal copy of Live ...

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July 09, 2009
Inconsistency at Customs hits energy efficient firms

BAHAMIAN suppliers of energy efficient equipment and technology are “finding it very difficult to function” because of the inconsistent treatment their imported products receive from the Customs Department, a former Chamber of Commerce president said yesterday, with some shipments allowed in duty-free and others charged the full 45 per cent.

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