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July 15, 2021
2021 - The State of Professional Car Washing

2021 – The State of Professional Car Washing

The industry is growing fast; is it sustainable? ByRich DiPaoloonJuly 19, 2021 Rich DiPaolo is the Associate Publisher – Editorial of Professional Carwashing & Detailing magazine.
July 8, 2021
True Blue Reaches 61 Car Wash Locations

True Blue Reaches 61 Car Wash Locations

True Blue Car Wash announced the successful acquisition of eight Extreme Clean locations in the Quad Cities, Rockford and suburbs of Chicago…READ MORE
June 22, 2021
Are Markets Becoming Saturated with Car Washes?

Are Markets Becoming Saturated with Car Washes?

Brad Mann, Vice President of Mergers & Acquisitions for Amplify Car Wash Advisors, joins Associate Publisher Rich DiPaolo to discuss the state of market saturation.  
June 3, 2021
Mister Car Wash Files for IPO

Mister Car Wash Files for IPO

According to a news post on Barron’s, the country’s leading conveyor carwash chain operator Mister Car Wash, backed by Leonard Green & Partners, is going public…
June 1, 2021
Five Tips to Help You Prepare for the Sale of Your Car Wash

Five Tips to Help You Prepare for the Sale of Your Car Wash

Selling your business can be a daunting process to begin. For many car wash owners, the emotional investment from countless hours at the wash…READ MORE
May 18, 2021
Top 50 Car Wash List Changing Rapidly

Top 50 Car Wash List Changing Rapidly

Not even a global pandemic slowed down investments and acquisitions in this market. The carwash industry continues to grow and consolidate, and the Top 50 …
May 14, 2021
Metro Express Car Wash acquires 3 Like Nu Car Washes

Metro Express Car Wash acquires 3 Like Nu Car Washes

BOISE — Metro Express Car Wash announced it has acquired three Like Nu Car Wash locations in Idaho, bringing it to a total of nine car
May 4, 2021
PureMagic Express Car Wash, Now Part of Mammoth Holdings, LLC

PureMagic Express Car Wash, Now Part of Mammoth Holdings, LLC

Mammoth Holdings LLC announced that PureMagic Carwash has agreed to join the Mammoth family.READ MORE
May 3, 2021
Is Now Time to Sell?

Is Now Time to Sell?

Factors smaller operators need to consider in today’s market. The current boom market in the car wash industry is not without risks, particularly for the smaller
April 13, 2021
Will A National Car Wash Brand Emerge?

Will A National Car Wash Brand Emerge?

Jeff Pavone and Bill Martin from Amplify Car Wash Advisors discuss the consolidation and growth trends among carwash operators. In this PC&D Unscripted interview, Jeff Pavone
April 2, 2021
Car Wash Advisory Firm Expands Leadership Team

Car Wash Advisory Firm Expands Leadership Team

Amplify Car Wash Advisors Expands Leadership Team Brad Mann and Lanese Barnett Join Amplify Car Wash Advisors  SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Amplify Car Wash Advisors, a nationwide
March 11, 2021
LULU’S Express Car Wash Joins Mammoth Holdings

LULU’S Express Car Wash Joins Mammoth Holdings

Mammoth is the 8th largest conveyor car wash operator in the United States according to Commercial Plus’s Top 100 list.READ MORE
January 15, 2021
Roark Capital-Backed Driven Brands Climbs After $700 Million IPO

Roark Capital-Backed Driven Brands Climbs After $700 Million IPO

Driven Brands Holdings Inc., an automotive services company backed by Roark Capital, rose 21% in its U.S. trading debut after raising $700 million in an initial public
January 12, 2021
Zips Acquires 5 Blue Iguana Locations

Zips Acquires 5 Blue Iguana Locations

Zips Car Wash has made another acquisition adding five more Blue Iguana car washes in the greater St. Louis area, after acquiring three Blue Iguana car
November 10, 2020
PC&D's Top 50 Car Wash Chains of 2020

PC&D’s Top 50 Car Wash Chains of 2020

Did your car wash make the Top 50 Car Washes this year? Here is the Top 10 List: 1. Mister Car Wash – 338 locations 2.
November 6, 2020
CAR WASH Magazine Live - Bill Martin, Derek Martin and Metro Express Car Wash

CAR WASH Magazine Live – Bill Martin, Derek Martin and Metro Express Car Wash

Watch Car Wash Hall of Famer Bill Martin and his son Derek share how they stay ahead of the curve when it comes to car wash
October 27, 2020
Carwash M&A Heats Up

Carwash M&A Heats Up

Why is the carwash market so hot, and will it last? By Jeff Pavone   The carwash industry has been one of the hottest markets for mergers
October 22, 2020
Raceway Car Wash Announcing Acquisitions in Reno

Raceway Car Wash Announcing Acquisitions in Reno

Raceway Car Wash (RWCW) and Clear Sky Capital announce the acquisition of two Metro Car Wash locations in the Reno area. With this acquisition, RWCW expands
October 14, 2020
Jeff Pavone Talks about the State of the Car Wash Market 2020

Jeff Pavone Talks about the State of the Car Wash Market 2020

Jeff Pavone of Amplify Car Wash Advisors and Commercial Plus discusses merger and acquisition activity in the industry. The newest PC&D Unscripted video interview features Associate
September 24, 2020
WashCast - Featuring Bill Martin

WashCast – Featuring Bill Martin

The inaugural episode of WashCast, a podcast by Suds Creative, Jason Baumgartner and Chris Moriarity chat with industry legend Bill Martin of Metro Express Car Wash.
June 2, 2020
Seasoned Industry Veterans Partner to Launch New Firm: Amplify Car Wash Advisors

Seasoned Industry Veterans Partner to Launch New Firm: Amplify Car Wash Advisors

Scottsdale, AZ – Amplify Car Wash Advisors, a full-service car wash advisory firm, is open for business. Born of the partnership between Bill Martin, past president
February 6, 2020
Access Holdings Partners with Cobblestone Auto Spa

Access Holdings Partners with Cobblestone Auto Spa

Access Holdings Management Company LLC (“Access Holdings”), a Baltimore-based private investment firm focused…READ MORE
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