Kwik Trip plans put on hold - Professional Carwashing & Detailing

Kwik Trip plans put on hold

SAUKVILLE, WI ― Plans for the multi-profit center were originally rejected due to environmental concerns.

SAUKVILLE, WI ― Plans for  Kwik Trip were pulled from last week's plan commission agenda, the PortWashington-SaukvillePatch reported.

The Feb. 14 story said plans for the gas station and convenience store were rejected last month due to environmental concerns. Back in 2011, plans for a 2,800-square-foot carwash were submitted and it was Kwik Trip officials who asks that those plans be tabled for now following the rejection of the convenience store and gas station plans. 

C-store chain’s ‘aggressive’ growth includes washes

Hans Zietlow, director of real estate for Kwik Trip, said that while they are disappointed with the village's rejection, they are still determined to put up a Kwik Trip on the property. 
To read the entire story, click here.

You May Also Like

Q&A: Adding a c-store to a carwash

Terry Monroe discusses the synergies between carwashing and convenience stores.

convenience store, c-store, man, aisle, food

Many carwashes around the country offer convenience store (c-store) items, and many c-stores offer carwashes. Why? One reason is because both types of businesses offer convenience and —when done right — high-quality products.  

We recently discussed the trends and reasons why carwash operators should consider expanding into c-store offerings with a regular contributor to Professional Carwashing & Detailing (PC&D) and 

Vending: the silent salesman

How ice and car care vending can be profitable for your carwash.

ice vending
Quick lube additional profits

The basics of researching and planning an oil change facility for a carwash location.

quick lube, oil change, car
Pushing pet wash profits

Learn more about the best tactics to drive sales via today’s high-technology pet care equipment.

dog, pet wash
Quick lube basics for wash owners

Why now may be the best time to invest and expand a wash’s menu car care offerings.

oil, quick lube, automotive

Other Posts

Sliding into the oil change market

Tracking the outlook and trends for carwash owners with multi-profit service operations.

quick lube, oil, oil change, car, engine
4 tried-and-true carwash profit centers

Examining the profit centers that work in sync with a carwash.

yellow dart, bullseye, dartboard
Pet washing and interior services

How to earn more by washing pets and addressing vehicle messes animals can make.

pet wash, dog, girl, child
The evolution of pet washes

Pet washes have come far over the last few years.

dog, pet washes, pet wash, wet, water, soap