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August 25, 2022
Private Equity Provides Cash Infusion to Cheetah Clean Auto Wash

Private Equity Provides Cash Infusion to Cheetah Clean Auto Wash

The partnership with independent private equity firm, Blue Equity, will provide Cheetah Clean Auto Wash additional growth capital, including human capital, back-office support, advisement on geographic
August 24, 2022
Washing Cars and Conserving Water

Washing Cars and Conserving Water

In the water conservation fight, car washes are leading the charge. Fifteen of Mister Car Wash’s Utah locations currently use an improved reclamation system, ultimately cutting
August 23, 2022
More Car Washes Coming to Wichita Area

More Car Washes Coming to Wichita Area

More car wash chains are entering the Wichita market. Silverstar Car Wash, Tommy’s Express Car Wash and Take 5 Car Wash all have sites in development,
August 22, 2022
Car Washes Booming in Tampa Region

Car Washes Booming in Tampa Region

Why the boom? More vehicles per household, bigger chains offering convenient membership programs, and an attractive profit margin has drawn more investors to the industry. 
August 20, 2022
Why Private Equity is Buying Car Washes

Why Private Equity is Buying Car Washes

Private equity firms are buying up car washes. The Wall Street Journal’s podcast, The Journal., explains how the humble car wash evolved into such a lucrative
August 19, 2022
Quick Quack Car Wash Expands in Utah

Quick Quack Car Wash Expands in Utah

Quick Quack Car Wash tightens its holds on the Utah market with the recent acquisition of four Gorilla Car Wash locations. The Top 100 Conveyer Car
August 18, 2022
ModWash Acquires Home Team Car Wash

ModWash Acquires Home Team Car Wash

Commercial Plus Group Announces ModWash’s Acquisition of Home Team Car Wash  Commercial Plus Group, a leading car wash and gas station brokerage and advisory firm
August 16, 2022
Report Forecasts Growth for $29 Billion Global Car Wash Market

Report Forecasts Growth for $29 Billion Global Car Wash Market

According to the Global Car Wash Service Market 2022 Report (available here ) the car wash industry is expected to grow at a 3.1% compound annual
August 16, 2022
Maximizing Growth Through Innovation

Maximizing Growth Through Innovation

See how Amplify Car Wash Advisors is improving car wash operations and maximizing growth with their new vertical, Amplify Ventures. Wash Trends  magazine takes a look
August 12, 2022
Car Wash M&A, The Podcast Episode 6 Overview

Car Wash M&A, The Podcast Episode 6 Overview

PREDICTIONS FOR THE REST OF 2022 Here’s the good news: while the economy tightens, there’s plenty of room for growth in the car wash industry. In
August 12, 2022
Jax Kar Wash Expands into Detroit Market

Jax Kar Wash Expands into Detroit Market

By the end of 2022, Jax Kar Wash intends to open over 30 locations in the Detroit Metro area. The recent strategic acquisition of 11 Super
August 9, 2022
Colton Rodgers Joins Amplify as VP of M&A

Colton Rodgers Joins Amplify as VP of M&A

Colton Rodgers Joins Amplify Car Wash Advisors as Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Amplify Car Wash Advisors, a national mergers and acquisitions
August 5, 2022
Surf Thru Car Wash Opens 4 New Locations in July

Surf Thru Car Wash Opens 4 New Locations in July

In July, Surf Thru Car Wash expanded by adding new locations in Nevada, Arizona, and Texas.  The four new locations brings Surf Thru’s total to
August 5, 2022
Pink Bird Car Wash Announces Major Investment

Pink Bird Car Wash Announces Major Investment

Pink Bird Car Wash announced a $100 million investment from Montgomery Street Partner, which the brand plans to use to develop 15 new Pink Bird locations.
August 5, 2022
WOW Carwash Opens New Locations in Las Vegas Valley

WOW Carwash Opens New Locations in Las Vegas Valley

WOW Carwash opened its newest location in the Centennial Hills neighborhood of Las Vegas Valley. Since 2017, WOW Carwash has been establishing its brand and building
August 5, 2022
Speedy Splash Carwash Acquired by Club Car Wash

Speedy Splash Carwash Acquired by Club Car Wash

Club Car Wash announces the acquisition of 11 Speedy Splash Carwash locations in Arkansas and Oklahoma. The Speedy Splash locations will be under the Club Car
August 2, 2022
SCWA Webinar with Lanese Barnett - Building Meaningful Relationships

SCWA Webinar with Lanese Barnett – Building Meaningful Relationships

Join Lanese on August 11th for this SCWA webinar on Building Meaningful Relationships. Lanese will share her expertise and insights with everyone in the webinar. The
July 29, 2022
Spotless Brands Expansion in Oklahoma

Spotless Brands Expansion in Oklahoma

Spotless Brands announced the addition of three new car was locations in Oklahoma. These locations will operate under the Okie Express brand. Commercial Plus supported this
July 28, 2022
El Car Wash Acquired By Warburg Pincus

El Car Wash Acquired By Warburg Pincus

El Car Wash, a car wash chain in South Florida across Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties, announces its acquisition by Warburg Pincus. The acquisition will
July 28, 2022
GO Car Wash Expands with Acquisition of Genie Express

GO Car Wash Expands with Acquisition of Genie Express

GO Car Wash expands its footprint in Texas with the acquisition of Genie Express Car Wash. With this acquisition, GO will now have nine locations with
July 28, 2022
Raceway Expands with New Development Locations in Nevada

Raceway Expands with New Development Locations in Nevada

Raceway acquired two new development locations in Reno, expanding its Sierra Car Wash brand to 11 locations. With this acquisition, Raceway now has 38 locations in
July 28, 2022
Super Star Car Wash Expands into Texas

Super Star Car Wash Expands into Texas

Super Star Car Wash Touches Down in Texas with Six New Dallas Locations The innovative, high-quality express car wash business is bringing its affordability and convenience
July 19, 2022
Super Star Adds More Los Angeles Locations

Super Star Adds More Los Angeles Locations

Super Star Car Wash acquired two Quick N Clean express carwash locations in Los Angeles, expanding their presence in the LA area. Super Star currently has
July 18, 2022
Champion Xpress Expands in Iowa and Illinois

Champion Xpress Expands in Iowa and Illinois

With the acquisition of Super Clean Car Wash, Champion Xpress Carwash expands its Iowa presence and steps into the Illinois market.  Champion will integrate Super
July 15, 2022
Big Dan's Car Wash Adds Second Woodstock, GA Location

Big Dan’s Car Wash Adds Second Woodstock, GA Location

Big Dan’s Car Wash expands to a second Woodstock, GA location with a ribbon cutting ceremony on July 7th.  With free amenities, discounts on memberships,
July 15, 2022
Amplify Car Wash Advisors and Commercial Plus Close on 19 Dallas-Ft Worth Locations with More Coming Soon

Amplify Car Wash Advisors and Commercial Plus Close on 19 Dallas-Ft Worth Locations with More Coming Soon

Amplify Car Wash Advisors and Commercial Plus Close on 19 Dallas-Fort Worth Locations with More Coming Soon Amplify Represented Q Car Wash in Acquisition by Caliber,
July 14, 2022
True Blue Car Wash Expands to 70 Locations

True Blue Car Wash Expands to 70 Locations

With new acquisitions in Illinois and Arizona, the True Blue Car Wash brand will now reach 70 locations in six states. With acquisition of Pershing Road
July 14, 2022
Car Wash M&A, The Podcast Episode 5 Overview

Car Wash M&A, The Podcast Episode 5 Overview

HOW RETENTION EXPRESS HELPS CAR WASH OWNERS Retention Express offers a cost-effective, outsourced customer experience solution across all touchpoints to help owners gain a competitive market
July 13, 2022
Tommy's Express Car Wash Announces Three New Locations

Tommy’s Express Car Wash Announces Three New Locations

Tommy’s Express Car Wash opens three new locations in South Carolina, Florida, and Louisiana, bringing the total number of sites to 117. With streamlined and environmentally-friendly
July 8, 2022
LUV Car Wash Expands to Include Sunset Boulevard Location

LUV Car Wash Expands to Include Sunset Boulevard Location

Sunset Speedwash on the iconic Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles was acquired by LUV Car Wash. LUV is also acquiring Ventura West Speedwash, another Los Angeles
June 28, 2022
Insurance Coverage for Car Washes to Consider

Insurance Coverage for Car Washes to Consider

Car wash owner operators have special considerations when it comes to protecting their business through insurance. In addition to typical business hazards including building damage, theft,
June 16, 2022
Splash Car Wash Acquires Wash Boss

Splash Car Wash Acquires Wash Boss

Splash Car Wash announced in a press release the acquisition of Wash Boss, an express wash located in Rensselaer, New York. Wash Boss marks Splash’s 33rd
June 15, 2022
Club Car Wash Partnership with Rapid Express

Club Car Wash Partnership with Rapid Express

Club Car Wash and Rapid Express Car Wash have announced a partnership between the two companies.  Rapid Express Car Wash locations will be rebranded as
June 14, 2022
Amplify Welcomes New Hires

Amplify Welcomes New Hires

Amplify Car Wash Advisors Expands Firm with Addition of New Talent  Jeff Fazio Joins as Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions, southeast region  SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. –
June 13, 2022
Amplify Presents $100,000 Donation to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Amplify Presents $100,000 Donation to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Amplify Car Wash Advisors Presents $100,000 Donation to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Paul Fazio, CEO of Sonny’s, The Car Wash Factory, was inspired by his
June 9, 2022
Car Wash M&A, The Podcast, Episode 4 Overview

Car Wash M&A, The Podcast, Episode 4 Overview

REFLECTING ON THE ICA TRADE SHOW In addition to seeing cool new products making their debut, networking, and attending educational sessions, The Car Wash Show (TCWS)
June 9, 2022
Driven Brands Continues Growth in Colorado

Driven Brands Continues Growth in Colorado

Driven Brands Car Wash North America acquired two more Colorado carwash operations: Black Diamond Auto Wash in Golden, Colorado, and The Glo Car Wash in Arvada,
June 2, 2022
Mammoth Holdings Opens 100th Location

Mammoth Holdings Opens 100th Location

Mammoth Holdings will launch its 100th location under the Finish Line Car Wash brand at Cape Girardeau, Missouri, on June 6, according to a press release.
June 2, 2022
Tommy's Express Up To 108 Locations

Tommy’s Express Up To 108 Locations

One of the fastest growing national car wash franchises, Tommy’s Express Car Wash, opened seven new locations in April 2022. Located in Burleson TX, Burley ID,
May 26, 2022
Oasis Car Wash Joins the Jax Kar Wash Brand

Oasis Car Wash Joins the Jax Kar Wash Brand

Amplify Car Wash Advisors Announces Jax Kar Wash Acquisition of Oasis Car Wash TRP Capital Partners completes second car wash acquisition SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Amplify Car
May 26, 2022
Splash Car Wash Up To 50 Locations

Splash Car Wash Up To 50 Locations

MILFORD, Conn. — Splash Car Wash, headquartered in Milford, Connecticut, recently announced in a press release the acquisition of the Long Island-based Personal Touch Carwash chain.
May 26, 2022
Driven Brands Celebrates 350th Location

Driven Brands Celebrates 350th Location

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Following a banner year for Driven Brands Car Wash North America with more than 110 new locations in 2021, the company continues its
May 23, 2022
Mapping Your Customer’s Journey: The Road to More Unlimited Memberships

Mapping Your Customer’s Journey: The Road to More Unlimited Memberships

Mapping Your Customer’s Journey: The Road to More Unlimited Memberships By Lanese Barnett, Vice President of Business Development at Amplify Car Wash Advisors With broader consumer
May 19, 2022
Car Wash M&A, The Podcast, Episode 3 Overview

Car Wash M&A, The Podcast, Episode 3 Overview

HOW TO SCALE YOUR BUSINESS When it comes to scaling your business, the details matter. Creating a sustainable and replicable model that works on all levels
May 12, 2022
Plans are the worst: How to spend less time worrying about perfection and more time making an impact by Matt DeWolf, ICA Brand Officer

How to spend less time worrying about perfection and more time making an impact

By Matt DeWolf, ICA Brand Officer Early in my professional career, I was rooted in the belief that things should look a certain way, with no
May 10, 2022
Retention Express, Amplify Car Wash Advisors Create Amplify Ventures

Retention Express, Amplify Car Wash Advisors Create Amplify Ventures

Emerging Customer Experience Management Company Retention Express, Partners with Amplify Ventures Amplify Car Wash Advisors launches new vertical, Amplify Ventures SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Amplify Car Wash
May 10, 2022
The Car Wash Show - Day 1 Recap with Jeff & Bill

The Car Wash Show – Day 1 Recap with Jeff & Bill

April 14, 2022
Car Wash M&A, The Podcast, Episode 2 Overview

Car Wash M&A, The Podcast, Episode 2 Overview

LOOKING AT THE FINANCIAL MARKETS With impacts felt globally from the war in Ukraine and inflation on the rise in the US, financial markets are shifting.
April 13, 2022
GO Car Wash Opens 90th Location

GO Car Wash Opens 90th Location

GO Car Wash is excited to open its latest location in Mission, TX. This newest wash is located at 3301 N Conway Ave, Mission, TX 78573.
April 11, 2022
Tidal Wave Auto Spa Opens 100th Location

Tidal Wave Auto Spa Opens 100th Location

Tidal Wave Auto Spa announced it has opened its 100th location and expands to a new region opening a wash in Maplewood, MN. “Tidal Wave Auto
 

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