AMERIPRIDE linen and apparel service provides services for more than 200.000 customers each week and is one of the largest garment service and linen supply companies in north america. AMERIPRIDE linen and apparel service and AMERIPRIDE uniform service. Formerly known AS american linen supply Company. Was founded in 1889 by george Steiner. The Company serves an array of industries. Including industrial. Health care. Building maintenance. Research and technology and food service processing. AMERIPRIDE is still owned and actively managed by the founding family and the Company has grown into a multinational organization operating nearly 200 production facilities and service centers throughout the united states and canada. Including its facility in sacramento. Calif. . Where it employs nearly 150 people.