In this week’s Market Focus, we cover a sales record and a new hire.

DRB Systems takes RFID to new heights with issuance of its six millionth FastPass® tag

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — DRB Systems issued its six millionth FastPass tag to Okie Express Auto Wash, according to a press release.

With seven locations throughout the Oklahoma City Metro area, Okie Express offers monthly wash club packages that can have a customer in and out in three minutes, the release stated.

Okie Express is proud to be a member of WaterSavers, an organization of carwash owners dedicated to providing environmentally friendly carwashes and technology, the release continued.

Each year, Okie Express, in partnership with Grace for Vets, gives away free carwashes to veterans, active military personnel and their immediate families on Veteran’s Day, the release added.

DRB Systems is proud to be a part of monthly pass programs that bring so much success to customers like Okie Express, the release noted.

The FastPass program is designed to provide fast carwash service to your monthly pass customers by using Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) and the SiteWatch® Xpress Pay Terminal®, the release stated.

CSI® announces hiring of new regional sales manager

DE PERE, Wis. — Cleaning Systems, Inc. (CSI) announced the hiring of Jake Craanen to the position of Lustra® regional sales manager covering the North-Central U.S., according to a company press release.

Craanen is from Green Bay, Wisconsin, the release continued, and brings three years of experience as a national sales manager with CSI in the commercial transportation wash industry.

Craanen stated, “I am really excited to join the Lustra team. CSI has a great reputation and is known to be very progressive in developing the most advanced solutions and chemical dispensing equipment in the industry. I look forward to the opportunity to grow relationships and serve our customers across the North-Central Region.”

Dave Krause, president and CEO of CSI said, “We are excited to have Jake join the Lustra team. We are confident that with his industry and chemical knowledge he will be a great asset to our customers. We look forward to his continued success with us.”

Questions about Mr. Craanen’s hiring should be directed to Jack Bonow at (920) 337-2175 or via e-mail at [email protected].