Paul Partyka is a freelance writer based in Chicago. He was editor of American Coin-Op in 1997-2011.
CHICAGO — February sales were down in three out of the four regions, according to the most recent AmericanCoinOp.com StatShot unscientific survey. In last month’s survey, reflecting January activity, sales were up in three out of the four regions despite numerous winter storms.
SANTA ANA, Calif. — R&B Wire Products Inc., in celebration of its 65th anniversary, is holding a contest to find the oldest R&B cart still in use. R&B Wire Products invented the wire laundry cart, as we know it, 65 years ago, the company says.