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September 13, 2011
'Outrageous' bank fees slammed

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

A FORMER Chamber of Commerce president yesterday blasted Bahamian commercial banks for imposing "astronomical and outrageous" hidden fees that he took four months to pick up on, and urged the Government and regulators to implement greater oversight of an industry he described as "a cartel".

Dionisio D'Aguilar, president of the Superwash laundromat chain,...

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250k energy costs rise causes '2011 'write off'
June 09, 2011
250k energy costs rise causes '2011 'write off'

Superwash is set for a year-over-year $250,000 increase in energy costs based on expenditure so far, its president and former Chamber of Commerce chief, Dionisio D'Aguilar, said yesterday, as he admitted that despite slight sales increases he has "written off 2011" from a business perspective.

As a guest speaker at the Rotary Club of West Nassau, Mr D'Aguilar said that although signals are such...

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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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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 thatís good for two hours.

Plus customers donít 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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