Professional Carwashing & Detailing: Serving Car Care Owners & Operators

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Latest Digital Issue

January 2023

From the January 2023 Issue

Posts
Are you ready to rock in 2023?

The deadline to submit a nomination for the 2023 Class of Vehicle Care RockStars is Feb. 15, 2023.

Washville Car Wash
Featured profile: Washville Car Wash

The story of a growing conveyor chain in the Northeast U.S.

Leading women in carwashing: Isabel Garcia

Garcia is the Carwash College coordinator for Sonny's the CarWash Factory.

Previous Issues

Greenhill Car Wash opens new location in Wilmington

Wilmington, Del. — The new wash location will be open seven days a week and is led by a six-year veteran manager.

El Car Wash acquires Bill’s Car Wash

MIAMI — This acquisition expands El Car Wash’s footprint to Orlando.

RealSource Group completes over $100 million in single-tenant express wash sales in 2022

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — The sales represented a mix of sale-leasebacks, build-to-suits/pre-sales and ground leases with four different express wash brands.

Splash marks record year, positions for the future

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Splash has 15 locations scheduled for construction over the next two years, with a heavy focus on growth in the Northwest Arkansas market.

Mark Tentis named a vendor director on ICA board of directors

NORTHVILLE, Mich. — He will serve a two-year term, which began on Jan. 1, 2023.

Latest ZIPS Car Wash Convos features Tar Heel fan favorite Alyssa Ustby

PLANO, Texas — Car Wash Convos gives fans a glimpse into the lives of these student-athletes during a ride through ZIPS Car Wash in their university town.

Download the Industry Report!

Over the past decade, this undustry has seen an increased level of investor and private equity interest, leading to further expansion, growth and increased merger and acquisition (M&A) activity for both operators and suppliers. Shifts are now occurring across the board in the market that are quickly shaping the futrure of professional carwashing in this country. The Professional Carwashing Industy Report gives you the hard data you need to be successful in the car care industry.