Babcox Media Inc., publisher of several B2B auto-industry-related magazines and online content, has announced its acquisition of Professional Carwashing & Detailing (PC&D) magazine and digital properties, effective Dec. 1, 2017. Current staffing will remain unchanged, according to a report posted on

In operation since 1978, PC&D serves its readers across print, digital, mobile, and social platforms. In addition to its monthly magazine, the title also publishes car care supplements, a buyer’s guide, and a bi-weekly eNewsletter.

“The addition of this brand to our company allows us to add another dimension to our extensive coverage of the automotive and auto care industries,” said Bill Babcox, president of Babcox Media. “We think it’s a great fit and we are thrilled to have the Professional Carwashing & Detailing staff join our team.”

Babcox Media was established in 1920, growing through launching new titles and acquiring existing brands in the automotive, powersports, and truck fleet aftermarkets. For more information, visit