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Letter to the editor: The impact of the Economic Impact Study

Dear Editor, At precisely the right moment, Professional Carwashing & Detailing has once again fortified the image and resolve of carwash operators with its recent findings in an important “Economic
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Ground Breaking

Gaston County, NC Ted Kennedy and Karen Johnson, a father-daughter team, will open their newest carwash, a 130-foot express exterior tunnel with free vacuums, on September 1. The new
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Gimme a break

Kate Carr
As I sorted through the answers for this month’s Tides of Carwashing section, I became painfully aware that many readers are either unaware or confused about the small business considerations
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A door to adore

Debra Gorgos
Advancements in doors can improve your wash quality, profits and customer satisfaction.
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The show must go on, and so it did

PC&D talks to the ICA’s Mark Thorsby about this year’s (and next year’s) Car Care World Expo
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News from the industry

P&G plans more carwashes Procter & Gamble intends to open up to seven more Mr. Clean Performance Car Washes in Ohio and in Kentucky. The move is a result of
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News and Notes

People D&S Car Wash Equipment Company has hired industry veteran David Whitaker as its Vice President, Business Development. D&S is a manufacturer and supplier of in-bay automatic and self-serve carwashes,
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A carwash emergency

Kate Carr
A few days ago, a friend of a friend called my cell phone in a dead panic. “Hey,” she said in a hurried voice, “you still work for a carwash,
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News and Notes

In Other News Florida Plastics International (FPI), a visual merchandising supplier since 1965, has created a new corporate structure under the name Keyser Group to reflect the company's growth and
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I've got good news and bad news…

Kate Carr
I fielded a call the other day from a reader who was worried that Professional Carwashing & Detailing reported too much “bad” news in its e-Newsletter and that this might
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