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Ryko acquiring National Carwash Solutions

June 10, 2014
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.
May 26, 2014
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

May 23, 2014
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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Owner talks challenges and changes in carwash industry

May 20, 2014
CHICAGO — Jon Sobieski grew up in the carwash business, and now he owns the wash, Spirit of America, where he once worked with his father, according to the Chicago Reader.


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Modern carwash with local feel

May 14, 2014
TRUCKEE, Calif. — The owner of Cross Roads Car Wash originally got into the business to have a schedule that would allow him to hit the slopes whenever he wanted and 20 years later he's still in business, according to the Tahoe Daily Tribune.


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Self-serve carwash adds music to improve customer experience

April 22, 2014
DES MOINES, Iowa — Sam Gillotti bought Johnston Car Wash from the Superwash chain in December 2012, and has made some changes to make it more fun, according to The Des Moines Register


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New paint job at carwash may lead to fines

April 4, 2014
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — The goal of the new paint job was to improve the look of a self-serve carwash, but it has gotten the owner in trouble with a code enforcement official, according to the St. Augustine Record.


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All Paws Pet Wash releases new flip-tub model

March 27, 2014

CHICAGO —  All Paws Pet Wash is excited to announce a new flip-tub model that is “versatile,” and designed with “self-serve carwash owners in mind,” according to a press release. 


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With winter winding down, it’s time for a carwash

March 12, 2014
NEW YORK — The severe snowfall this year means your car is probably in need of a wash, according to the New York Times.


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Brushing up on traditional tools

Updates and new designs show brushes and wands are not immune to innovation.
February 20, 2014