German eye-catching service station modernized

German service station operator ORLEN has extensively refurbished a service station in Leverkusen. It wants to be a port of call for customers to “refuel in a relaxed ambience”. Convenience and the range of services...Read more
|Comment|author: Rene Passet

Magnolia expands in North Carolina

Magnolia Wash Holdings has recently added a six car washes to its roster. Four under the brand The Wave Car Wash and two as Whistle Express Car Wash outlets, all in North Carolina.Read more
|Comment|author: Rene Passet

Genetec will be the new eyes of Sonny’s

American car wash hardware supplier Sonny’s recently integrated automatic license plate recognition (ALPR) on their conveyor machines. Supplier is Genetec Inc., a technology provider specialized in surveillance cameras.Read more
|Comment|author: Rene Passet

Splash plans to open seven new tunnels in 2023

Connecticut-based Splash Car Wash, plans to open seven new express washes in the Northeast next year. The tunnels will appear in Milford and Derby, Connecticut; Shelburne and Rutland, Vermont; and Oswego and LeRay, New York.Read more
|Comment|author: Rene Passet

WashTec announces AUWA Black Week

German car wash supplier WashTec has announced it will be offering special deals in their online store around Black Friday. Their ‘AUWA Black Week’, will last from Nov. 21 to Nov. 25, 2022. WashTec recommends...Read more
|Comment|author: Rene Passet

ScrubaDub opens flagship car wash in Massachusetts

US car wash company ScrubaDub recently opened a new flagship store in Framingham, Massachusetts. The car wash tunnel was previously run by the Clean Machine and is now turned into ‘a state-of-the-art, environmentally friendly exterior...Read more
|Comment|author: Rene Passet

Kärcher wins Sustainability Heroes Award 2022

Alfred Kärcher SE & Co. KG wins the Sustainability Heroes Award 2022 in the ‘Social Commitment’ category for its Clean Water for the World-initiative. The prize is awarded annually by the German Society for Quality...Read more
|Comment|author: Belinda Meijers

Man versus machine in Singapore

In the USA and parts of Western Europe, the battle between man and (car wash) machine has long been won by the latter. But in Singapore, many car washes are still hand powered. Due to...Read more
|Comment|author: Rene Passet

Ipswich car wash provides safe space

After a few recent news items where hand car washes in the United Kingdom stood in a negative light, here’s some news that will cheer you up. The city Council of Ipswich has asked a...Read more
|Comment|author: Rene Passet