LaundryRepublic Press and Media Coverage

Some nice people in the national and London media have been talking about us - see what they've been saying:

 

Co-founder Dave as Superman on Trafalgar Square's 4th PlinthBBC News Online

news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/8211990.stm

Co-founder Dave's Superman act on Trafalgar Square's 4th Plinth caught the attention of the BBC, who made this photo their 'Big Picture of the Day', then interviewed us and published an article about LaundryRepublic on the BBC News website front page. 

 

Financial Times

The FT Entrepreneurship section recently featured LaundryRepublic for a case study article on "Costing The Dream", published 4th January 2010. Read the article online.

 

The Times

Mark Hunter's 18th November article on startups in the recession featured LaundryRepublic as the case study. Read the article PDF here. Alternatively, read the Times Online version.

 

Daily Telegraph

LaundryRepublic was mentioned in Anna Tyzack's column in the Daily Telegraph on 7th November. Home laundry is going out of fashion - just leave your clothes in one of our lockers! Check out the mention here.

 

BBC Radio 5 Live

On 9th November, David spoke with Declan Curry on BBC Radio 5 Live, to talk about LaundryRepublic and to discuss Alan Sugar's recent controversial comments about small businesses. Listen to the interview here.

 

Lambeth Business Awards - South London Press

LaundryRepublic won The Innovation Award at the 2010 Lambeth Business Awards! The award was chosen by panel of entrepreneurs, business academics and politicians, and was handed out at a glitzy ceremony at The Oval cricket ground on February 23rd 2010. Find out more here

 

 

LBC Radio

James Whale, presenter of the Drivetime show on London's LBC Radio (listened to by 800,000+ Londoners), interviewed co-founder Dave about LaundryRepublic in May 2009 - listen to the .mp3

...and four months later James spoke to Dave again on LBC to find out how LaundryRepublic was getting on - listen to their second conversation here

 

Sky Arts / One and Other

Co-founder Dave was invited to take part in the Anthony Gormley 'One and Other' human art exhibition taking place on Trafalgar Square's 4th Plinth. Ever the shrinking violet, he decided to spend his hour on the plinth dressed as Superman doing his laundry - the Sky Arts channel recorded the whole event and you can watch the video here:  www.oneandother.co.uk/participants/LaundryRepublic

 

The Ham and High

Co-founder Ian featured in an article in London's most prestigious local newpaper, the Ham and High - see what he had to say here

 

Our latest press release

You can download our latest press release here

 

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