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Rush of business at carwash after rotting meat covers vehicles

QUEENSBURY, N.Y. — Rotting meat on the road on Thursday led to the road temporarily closing, and many drivers taking their vehicles to the local carwash, according to the poststar.com.  


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WCA hosting Car Wash Tour & Roadshow in Portland

FOLSOM, Calif. — The two day tour will take place Aug. 6-7, and will be the first WCA wash tour in Portland, according to a press release.  


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Tablet software creating solutions for carwashes

TUCSON, Ariz. — “We have machines that automatically size and wash a car, mix chemicals, activate pumps, turn on lights — and here I am still counting inventory by hand,” said Brian Janezic, the owner of two Auto Wash Express locations, according to The New York Times.


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Carwash remodels self-serve bays, adds on pet wash

CHESTER, Va. — If remodeling its self-serve bays wasn’t enough, Flagstop Car Wash has gone an extra step by adding on a pet wash, according to a press release.


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Farming family diversified with investment in carwash

DES MOINES, Iowa — As the area continues to grow, the Brelsford family said there’s more potential in the carwash business, according to The Des Moines Register.      


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Water needs 101

Ways to save water without compromising a great carwash.
Joe J. Napoli
With many washes being charged for water twice, once for water use, and once for sewer discharge, it’s vital that owners save this precious resource in every reasonable way possible that doesn’t take away from the quality of the carwash.
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Update: Board approves carwash's color scheme

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — The goal of the new paint job was to improve the look of a self-serve carwash, but it had gotten the owner in trouble with a code enforcement official, according to the St. Augustine Record.


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Ryko acquiring National Carwash Solutions

GRIMES, Iowa — Ryko Solutions, Inc. is acquiring National Carwash Solutions, the largest independent carwash service organization in North America, according to a press release. 


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Worried about water?

Here is some news you need to know right now.
Debra Gorgos
Water is a precious resource, the incoming of which we simply cannot control, at least not yet, and the only thing that can be controlled is how the current supply is used and reused.
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Understanding and marketing mat cleaner services at your carwash

Joe J. Napoli
Mat cleaners have come a long way from the 1960s, when they became popularized during the transition from thin rubber matting to carpet mats, but didn’t always accomplish the job they were designed for.
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