Richard Jay Honored with International Multi-Housing Excellence Award from Maytag® Commercial Laundry

ST. JOSEPH, Mich. (July 19, 2019)— Richard Jay, of Australia, received the Maytag® Commercial Laundry International Multi-Housing Excellence Award at the brand’s 60th Annual Meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana. This award honors companies from global markets, that exhibit excellence in business growth and customer service.

“The team at Richard Jay has gone above and beyond this past year,” said Trey Northrup, General Manager, JennAir and Commercial Laundry. “Their dedication to the Maytag brand has resulted in significant growth over the previous year. We’ve been proud of their continued commitment to provide commercial customers with exceptional service that’s in keeping with the brand.”

“This past year has been very exciting for us as we’ve seen a real surge in growth, and we’re honored to receive this recognition from the brand,” said Carolyn Kirk, Managing Director of Richard Jay.

Richard Jay just celebrated its 50th anniversary, and has been distributing Maytag® Commercial Laundry products for 33 of those years. Their longtime relationship with the Maytag brand has culminated in many awards over the years, including multiple Maytag Star Performer Awards, and the International Top Sales Achievement Award (in 2007).

About Maytag® Commercial Laundry
Maytag® Commercial Laundry offers a full range of commercial washers and dryers to the coin, multi-housing and on-premises markets through a global network of independent commercial laundry distributors. Maytag® Commercial Laundry is dedicated to solution-driven products, with a focus on producing innovative and dependable washers and dryers for the commercial laundry market. For more information, call 800-662-3587 or visit

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L-R: Trey Northrup, Whirlpool Corporation; Chad Lange, Whirlpool Corporation; Carolyn Kirk, Richard Jay; Libby Baldwin, Richard Jay; Carlos Vasquez, Whirlpool Corporation; and Tanny Chu, Whirlpool Corporation.