For more than 60 years, the Kleen-Rite Corporation has provided car wash owners with a wide selection of commercial car wash supplies and equipment at the best possible prices. In addition, the company offers supplies for pressure washing, auto detailing, and chemical dispensing.
What’s New/Best Seller • Hydro Systems HydroMinders with ULDs for Ultra-Concentrates
Advantages/Features • This expansion to the HydroMinder line offers dilution rates down to 2500:1, allowing operators to use hyper-concentrated car wash chemicals. Features include an extended bracket, a blue 5 GPM eductor, and AccuPro technology that chokes incoming water down to a consistent 40 PSI. ULDs, or ultra-lean devices, are smartly designed metering components that function like tips but virtually eliminate the clogging often associated with using highly concentrated chemicals.
Price • Currently $160.89 to $175.53
Contact • Kleen-Rite Corporation,
P.O. Box 886,
Columbia, PA 17512.
Toll free: (800) 233-3873.
Toll free fax: (800) 446-0495.
Stone Soap Company Inc.
Sylvan Lake, Michigan
Stone Soap Company is one of America’s oldest and most trusted manufacturers of car wash detergents and waxes. Since 1932, its goal has been to provide the highest quality, most innovative products in the professional vehicle washing industry.
What’s New/Best Seller • Powder Made Easy.
Advantages/Features • The product helps operators save time and eliminate the hassle of mixing powdered presoak. Powder Made Easy in conjunction with Stone Soap’s patented Blending Center provide a high-alkaline deep cleaning presoak system for every type of car wash. The unique formula removes even the toughest road film.
Contact • Stone Soap Company Inc.,
2000 Pontiac Drive,
Sylvan Lake, MI 48320.
Toll free: (800) 952-SOAP.
Fax: (248) 706-1001.
Sonny’s The CarWash Factory
Sonny’s offers a complete suite of car wash business solutions. It’s everything you need to succeed, all from one partner.
What’s New/Best Seller • Disinfect 360by Diamond Shine, Sonny’s CarWash Chemistry.
Advantages/Features • Keep customers feeling safe with Disinfect 360, a hospital-grade solution proven to kill COVID-19 with a disinfect dwell time of 10 minutes and sanitize dwell time of 30 seconds. It’s a great add-on or complementary service your customers will appreciate especially when offered for common vehicle touchpoints. According to the National Center for Biotechnology Information, steering wheels are four times dirtier than toilet seats – a very inconvenient truth, considering it’s the part of the car we most frequently touch.
Contact • Sonny’s The CarWash Factory,
5605 Hiatus Road,
Tamarac, FL 33321.
Toll free: (800) 327-8723.
Simoniz USA Inc.
Simoniz is a leading name in the car wash industry, offering a wide variety of innovative products and services that enhance both the experience and the finishing shine. Whether an operator needs car wash equipment or products, professional detail training, or a comprehensive customer loyalty program, Simoniz solutions can help build and maintain a successful car wash business.
What’s New/Best Seller • Simoniz Ceramic Sealant.
Advantages/Features • Simoniz Ceramic Sealant creates a strong layer of protection — it protects the vehicle’s surface from the ultraviolet rays of the sun and can slow down the process of oxidation substantially. This coating will also produce a surface that is chemically resistant to environmental acidic elements, etching, and staining.
Contact • Simoniz USA Inc.,
201 Boston, Turnpike,
Bolton, CT 06043.
Toll free: (800) 227-5536.
ERC Wiping Products
ERC Wiping Products is a leading supplier to car washes for body, window, and detail towels as well as disposable gloves. For more than 100 years ERC has been committed to providing high quality products at extremely economical prices with large inventories in stock and ready to ship.
What’s New/Best Seller • Nitrile Disposable Gloves.
Advantages/Features • Nitrile gloves offer good dexterity and sensitivity when fine finger work is required. The gloves protect hands from germs, soaps, oils, and various cleaning chemicals. Nitrile gloves are very strong and can be used while washing or prepping vehicles, auto detailing, and general cleaning. A wide selection of sizes, colors, and thicknesses with options for every budget are available. Sold in bulk by the case.
Contact • ERC Wiping Products,
19 Bennett Street,
Lynn, MA 01905.
Toll free: (800) 225-9473.
Fax: (781) 593-4020.
Belleville, New Jersey
Panaram International-Carwashworld.com specializes in laundry systems, microfiber towels, terry towels, and its Hot Glass Window cleaner. Its towel exchange program offers personalized terry towels with or without your company’s logo. Panaram’s patented Crystal Clear Window System helps cut overhead costs and better serve customers by providing streak-free windows.
What’s New/Best Seller • Embroidered Towels for Exchange Program, 400 GSM Microfiber Towels, and Continental Girbau Washer Extractor.
Advantages/Features • By replacing top-load washers with commercial-grade Continental Crystal Clear Window Cleaning System washers, operators can cut water usage by up to 57 percent over their old washers and provide faster washing time. The system eliminates the need for drying towels and provides streak-free windshields and windows. The process uses automatic chemical dosing — combining the perfect blend of cleaning chemicals and wash action — for unsurpassed towel cleaning results. Operators simply load, enter a program number, and press start. Towels are ready to be used after the high-speed extraction. The system is backed by an industry-leading warranty and unrivaled technical support. Free 30-day trial for qualified buyers.
Contact • Panaram-Carwashworld.com,
Belleville, NJ 07109.
Toll free: (800) 872-8695.
Blendco Systems manufactures and supplies a full line of transportation cleaning products, including formulated powder and liquid detergents, patented SuperSat Custom Detergent Systems, and Red Rhino sealants and protectants. Blendco has been providing the professional car wash industry with innovative detergent solutions for more than 30 years.
What’s New/Best Seller • Ceramic Line.
Advantages/Features • The new line of products is specially formulated with a polymeric silica base, which forms a ceramic glass-like barrier, bonding fully with glass, chrome, rubber, plastic, and paint. The line of innovative products includes Ceramic Total Body Protectant, Clearcoat Protectant, and Foaming Protectant. Combining these products can help operators produce the driest and shiniest cars possible.
Customer/Operator Support • Blendco has highly trained car wash professionals, many with decades of experience in the car wash industry who are available to assist as consultants to car wash operators. Blendco serves the United States and international markets through a network of professional distributors.
Contact • Blendco Systems,
One Pearl Buck Court,
Bristol, PA 19007.
(215) 781-3600. Toll free: (800) 446-2091.
Indian Orchard, Massachusetts
CAR Products has been manufacturing quality detailing products since 1969. Since their modest beginning, CAR Products has become a major manufacturer of cleaning and vehicle care solutions to the detailing, car wash, and fleet industries. CAR Products’ philosophy is to provide customers with superior products at competitive pricing.
What’s New/Best Seller • Pro Adamantine-Ceramic Coating.
Advantages/Features • Pro Adamantine Ceramic Coating’s unique application featuring STAYWET Technology allows for large surface areas to be coated effortlessly. Adamantine leaves an extremely high-gloss finish with unmatched clarity. Adamantine provides 9h hardness and amazing slickness which allows for effortless cleaning and extreme protection. The product comes with a seven-year guarantee.
Contact • CAR Products,
Toll free: (800) 537-7797.