Publication: Professional Carwashing & Detailing

First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

New full-serve wash sees high customer volume

FARMINGTON, N.V. — Blue Diamond Auto Spa has recently opened to provide full-service washing to the surrounding community, according to an email.On busy days, the wash sees 350-400 cars, with an average of 200 in the two months the business has been open, ... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - 16 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Car detail scam targets elderly

SALINAS, Calif. — Police have received reports of a new scam where suspects posing as auto detailers con elderly victims out of hundreds of dollars, according to KION.One victim had his carwash washed at a legitimate business. Two men followed the man ... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - 22 hours ago]
Entities: Police, Acquisition
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

On-demand carwash service uses mobile ordering

BETHESDA, Md. — A new service has launched allowing customers to order carwashes on their cell phones, according to bethesdamagazine.com.Carbrio promises to send someone to clean a customer’s car within one hour of ordering between the hours of 10 a.m. ... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - 22 hours ago]
Entities: Cellphone
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

IBISWorld makes Canadian carwash and auto detailing research report available

NEW YORK — Industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Canadian carwash and detailing industry to its collection, citing growth, according to a press release.Per capita income is on the rise, increasing demand for new and used cars, which ... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

MacNeil brings in new customer service manager

BARRIE, Ontario — MacNeil Wash Systems has named Tara Favretto its new customer service manager, according to a press release.Favretto is responsible for guiding inside sales and order processing in addition to working closely with MacNeil’s international ... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Bakery space to be converted into carwash

CHEADLE, England — A new carwash and valet service will be built in a former bakery, according to The Sentinel.Stubbrook Developments’ change of use application was approved for the project.The carwash will create eight jobs and be open Monday to Saturday ... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

New carwash to occupy former school location

GREECE, N.Y. — Royal Car Wash will open its third location after demolishing a closed school, according to the Democrat & Chronicle.Co-owner Daniel Daniele said the other two Royal Wash locations have been successful, with their speed and efficiency impressing ... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Tips for proper VFD installation

Proper installation is essential to the success of efficient variable frequency drive (VFD) implementation. Here are four crucial components to consider so that you can get the most out of your investment.VFD Installation Tip 1Make sure all the electrical ... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - Aug 21 2014]
Entities: cooling, Steel, Acquisition
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Dealership/auto detailer raises money, exceeds sales goal during annual event

FAIRFAX, Va. —  Sheehy Auto Stores, Inc. raised $150,000 and sold more than 5,000 vehicles in 50 days as part of its annual Sheehy 5000 sales event, according to a press release.The event benefited the American Heart Association.In the release, Vice President ... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Young detailing entrepreneur expands to customized studio

SOUTH SHIELDS, England — Twenty-six-year-old Michael Haley began his detailing business Auto Clean’n’Gleam in 2008 with town council support and his own money, according to the Shields Gazette.Haley originally offered a mobile service, gaining customers ... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Retailer turned detailer gives each car his personal sign-off

LYNCHBURG, Va. — Detailer John Meade began his business after his 26-year retail career ended when his employer went out of business, according to newsadvance.com.Meade launched Hill City Auto Detail in 2009 after training in San Diego, Calif. His business ... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Working together: Controllers and VFDs

According to Steve Homan with ECO Washlink Systems, variable frequency drives (VFDs) “are a necessity at any wash.” They help minimize the waste of electricity and they help owners and operators dial in equipment.Simply put, VFDs allow owners to have ... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - Aug 19 2014]
Entities: Owner

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...for their support of the American Heart Association's mission," said Michelle Nostheide, Vice President of Marketing at AHA, in the release. "The awareness and the funds raised will make a direct impact on the heart health of the people in our communities and will save lives."
"No matter how hard you get knocked down, stay the course and go out of your way to help others" Barnhart said in the article

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New full-serve wash sees high customer volume [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - 16 hours ago]
IBISWorld makes Canadian carwash and auto detai... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - 22 hours ago]
On-demand carwash service uses mobile ordering [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - 22 hours ago]
Car detail scam targets elderly [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - 22 hours ago]
New carwash to occupy former school location [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - Aug 21 2014]
Bakery space to be converted into carwash [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - Aug 21 2014]
MacNeil brings in new customer service manager [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - Aug 21 2014]
Tips for proper VFD installation [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - Aug 21 2014]
Retailer turned detailer gives each car his per... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - Aug 20 2014]
Young detailing entrepreneur expands to customi... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - Aug 20 2014]
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