first_img Fitness group Virgin Active has saved a towel and laundry supplier from collapse, safeguarding 30 jobs.The gym operator has bought H20 Leisure Services, which went into administration last month.H20, based in Neasden, north London, supplies Virgin’s 50 clubs in the capital, which use more than 1m towels a month.Virgin said it decided to buy the business after receiving comments from customers that the towel service needed to be upgraded.Virgin Active UK chief operating officer Scott Hood said: “We did not expect to be running a laundry business at this point, but this move shows our commitment to going the extra mile to ensure we give members what they need – in this case a continual supply of towels.“We’re pleased to have safeguarded over 30 jobs in a business that was suffering in these tough times.”Virgin Active runs 71 health clubs across the UK, including the flagship City sites at Bank and Barbican. In the last financial year the company’s earnings rose 18 per cent to £101.1m, on a 15 per cent rise in revenues to £391m. Member numbers rose 4 per cent to 919,000. Read This Next’Kevin Can F**k Himself’: Here’s Why Only Allison and Patty Are SeenThe Wrap20 Stars Who’ve Posted Nude Selfies, From Lizzo to John Legend (Photos)The Wrap’Batwoman’: Wallis Day on Circe’s ‘Deranged’ Warpath and the Key to SavingThe Wrap’Godzilla vs Kong’ Reaches $100 Million in US After Grossing $250,000 inThe WrapJoin a Conversation on ‘Cancel Culture in Comedy’ with Maz Jobrani, SkyeThe WrapAnya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Fiennes Join Searchlight’s Dark Comedy ‘The Menu’The WrapAfter ‘Black Widow,’ Kevin Feige Leaves Open the Possibility of OtherThe Wrap’Pose’ Creator Steven Canals on Life After His Groundbreaking Show: ‘I’mThe Wrap’The Boys’ Star Aya Cash Took Inspiration From YouTube, TikTok and SteveThe Wrap KCS-content Virgin Active limbers up with laundry acquisition by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStoryNoteabley25 Funny Notes Written By StrangersNoteableyTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastMoneyPailShe Was A Star, Now She Works In ScottsdaleMoneyPailSerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesBrake For ItThe Most Worthless Cars Ever MadeBrake For ItBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBemoneycougar.comThis Proves The Osmonds Weren’t So Innocentmoneycougar.comMagellan TimesThis Is Why The Roy Rogers Museum Has Been Closed For GoodMagellan Times Tags: NULLcenter_img whatsapp Show Comments ▼ Monday 11 October 2010 8:29 pm whatsapp Sharelast_img read more