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In-bay Automatic

Maximize tire and rim cleaning

Look at that freshly washed car roll off the conveyor. The paint is glossy and shiny, the windows are sparking and clean, and as people walk by they can
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It's no turkey: Three strikes and you're out

On Thanksgiving, I went to a local carwash for a quick clean up. My choice was a free-standing, dual in-bay automatic carwash. I chose this carwash because it was
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More ways to pay, more ways to profit

American businesses have had the option to accept other forms of payment beyond cash money for years, yet some carwash operators remain reluctant to adapt. If you are not
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Waiting in Style

In today’s fast paced society, patience is something that many Americans lack. With everything from food to television on demand, people expect things done quickly and precisely, and this
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Touch-free in-bay: Truth be told

Many of the touch-free articles in print today address the ongoing questions, comparisons and myths regarding touch-free carwashing. Operators looking to add an in-bay to a new or existing
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In-bay automatics: has their time passed?

For many years, the workhorse in the carwash industry has been the in-bay automatic carwash. Numbering over 40,000 in North America and 50,000 in Europe, they remain an integral
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An inside look at in-bay dryers

When adding a drying system to an automatic in-bay, the operator must keep four themes at the forefront of his decision: Regional characteristics; Customer base; Competition; and Payout. Aside
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2006 In-Bay Benchmarking Survey Report

Trends & Stats Revenues & Pricing Sales & Marketing Profit Centers Compensation Expenses To purchase the 2006 In-Bay Benchmarking Survey Report, click here.
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In-bay conversion

With today’s construction costs through the roof, the self-serve owner wanting to convert a bay to an automatic carwash has a definite cost advantage over the prospective carwash operator
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See it now, see it later

When self-service carwashing was in its infancy, some industry pioneers believed the single best invention in the field was the foam brush. Today, a foam brush is commonplace and
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