There’s been a laundromat at 83 Elm Street in Camden since at least the 1980’s. Clean Bee Laundry was established during the summer of 2009 by the Temple family. They purchased what had been known as Spotless Cleaners with the following goals:
- To have their own business that gives them a decent living and financial independence
- To make a living by doing tasks they enjoy
- To run a small business where they can incorporates their values
- To meet people from all over the world
- To share their enthusiasm for midcoast Maine with others
- To be more available for their children
Clean Bee Laundry is a member of the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce, Maine Women’s Network, Camden Downtown Business Group, Camrock Network, the Real Diaper Industry Association and a supporter of local radio and educational opportunities both locally and in Guatemala.
changing clean for good
Clean Bee Laundry’s mission is to provide individuals and businesses with exceptional laundry service. Friendly, knowledgeable worker bees, a welcoming atmosphere, and environmental stewardship make us the place to bee for laundry in the midcoast.
We will accomplish this mission by applying these principles to our triple bottom line: people, the planet, and prosperity.
Integrity: consistency of actions, values, methods, measures and principles; sharing a sense of honesty and truthfulness in regard to our triple bottom line;
Relationship: extending a warm, friendly, enthusiastic, and courteous approach; being in fellowship with our triple bottom line;
Excellence: habitually surpassing ordinary standards in both process and outcome; sharing the benefits across our triple bottom line.
To be the local leader and laundry service provider of choice through our consistent pursuit of excellence in all that we do.
We shall remain trusted for our integrity, admired for our innovations, respected for our business practices and recognized for our success.