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Savannah detail shop plans airport location expansion

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Woman’s auto repair business focuses on the customer with coffee shop and lounge.


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City code to govern hand-wash carwashes

AVON PARK, Fla. — A council planner has presented code governing carwash and auto detailing businesses.


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Industry Watch

Motor City Wash Works, Inc. hosted a day-long open house celebration on June 17, which also included an auction fundraiser, demonstrations, food and drinks, and attendees, including members of Professional Carwashing & Detailing magazine, were taken to Comerica Park to see the Detroit Tigers take on the Kansas City Royals.


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The good, the bad and the ugly sides to customer service

Debra Gorgos
I have written before about Yelp and how it can be a thorn in every business owner's side, or a blessing in a not-so-disguised format. A bad review can lead to a positive change, or a chance for you, as a business owner or manager, to come across as composed, reflective and repentant.


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Around the Industry

There has been a recently proposed bill for carwashes to need licenses and a $300,000 surety bond in NYC, and the Department of Consumer Affairs came out in favor of it during testimony to the city council on June 17, according to the Epoch Times.


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Gas station/carwash closing, leaving town one gas station

ASPEN, Colo. — A carwash in Aspen, also providing fuel for customers, is closing due to redevelopment.


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The evolution of the carwash arch

Bobby Jones
Ten years ago you could pull into a carwash and be greeted with boring industrial gray square arches that just served one purpose: To wash the car.
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Signage: A powerful tool for growing carwash business

Robyn Tucker

A colorful menu in a contemporary style like an Apple iPhone menu is a great tool for promoting extra services.


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A carwash manager’s guide to success

How to overcome the many difficulties that come with managing a carwash.
Steve Gaudreau
Because of the basic nature of this complex business, a manager’s job is particularly challenging.
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Marketing resources detailers should know about

DOVER, N.H. — Sometimes, in order to run a successful detail shop, you can’t just do good work, you also need to market your business as well, according to an Eco Touch blog post.    


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