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  • Zipjet offers up on-demand laundry in Paris
  • Zipjet offers up on-demand laundry in Paris
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Zipjet offers up on-demand laundry in Paris

Doing the laundry is one of those chores that seems to never end, and coupled with the dwindling amount of free time people have today, it's easier to just outsource your dirty work. Now, Parisians can do exactly that with Zipjet – an on-demand laundry service.



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