Zipjet, the Startups 100-ranked on-demand laundry and dry cleaning service, has merged with Paris-based competitor Cleanio in a bid to become a “European leader.” Nominated for App of the year at last year’s Startups Awards, the move will take place with immediate effect.As part of the deal, Zipjet has appointed Cleanio founders Florian Legris and Richard Gozlan to its team, with Gozlan named Zipjet’s new global head of operations and Legris named as its Paris city manager.Gozlan will head up all operational processes in London, Berlin and Paris, while Legris will oversee the migration of existing clients from Cleanio to the Zipjet platform.