DRB

Akron, Ohio

DRB partners with car wash operators seeking rapid ROI, unparalleled growth, and unwavering reliability. DRB technology is designed to give operators the tools to maximize their car wash investments. From point-of-sale technology to marketing automation, DRB enables data-led business decisions and scalability that helps car washes thrive and deliver extraordinary customer experiences.

What’s New/Best Seller • Patheon Technology Platform, NoPileups Tunnel Optimization System, SUDS Marketing Strategies, and SiteWatch POS.

Advantages/Features • DRB is more than a name; it represents a promise to help deliver customer profitability. The company achieves this with data insights and solutions that predictably drive throughput and revenue; reliable, intuitive technology innovations; and a support team that is passionate about keeping car washes running and optimized.

Contact • DRB,
3245 Pickle Road,
Akron, OH 44312.
Toll free: (800) 336-6338.
E-mail: info@drb.com.
Website: www.drb.com.


Innovative Control Systems

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Successful operators in all segments of the car wash industry rely on Innovative Control Systems (ICS) for customer-friendly payment terminals, advanced tunnel control systems, and management solutions, along with an advanced ICS Digital Menu and Entrance Management Display to build profits while providing a superior customer experience.

What’s New/Best Seller • Digital Menu and Entrance Management Display.

Advantages/Features • In addition to serving as an upgrade to a car wash menu, the ICS Digital Menu supports graphics, animations, and videos and serves as a promotional tool to improve the financial performance of the car wash. The Entrance Management Display keeps customers safely focused on the attendant. The ICS Digital Menu and Entrance Management Display improve the overall customer experience and entice customers to purchase more while increasing wash performance.

Contact • Innovative Control Systems Inc.,
81 Highland Avenue, Suite 300,
Bethlehem, PA 18017.
(610) 881-8000.
Toll free: (800) 642-9396.
E-mail: info@icsCarWashSystems.com.
Website: www.icsCarWashSystems.com.


RDM Industrial Electronics Inc.

Nebo, North Carolina

RDM remanufactures car wash electronic equipment and specializes in the top brands of entry systems for in-bay automatics and tunnel controllers. Remanufactured products include circuit boards, bill validators, PLCs, controllers, consoles, VFDs, printers, keypads and overlays, displays, power supplies, bill dispensers, and timers.

What’s New/Best Seller • RDM focuses on remanufacturing the newest products and systems while maintaining support on older equipment. DRB and Micrologic equipment are among RDM’s newest remanufactured product offerings. Manufacturer names are listed for reference purposes only. RDM remanufactures, rebuilds, and resells electronic equipment by various equipment manufacturers but is not affiliated with or certified by these companies.

Price • A members-only e-store provides current pricing and product availability.

Customer/Operator Support • Free technical support is available Monday through Friday.

Contact • RDM Industrial Electronics Inc.,
850 Harmony Grove Rd.,
Nebo, NC 28761.
Toll free: (800) 282-5183.
Fax: (828) 652-2697.
Email: sales@rdm.net.
Website: www.rdmcarwash.net.


Sonny’s CarWash Controls

Tamarac, Florida

For over eight years, Sonny’s CarWash Controls has empowered car wash owners to efficiently manage their operations, boost memberships, and grow their businesses. Sonny’s CarWash Controls has evolved to meet changing technology and customer demands. The team develops and releases regular feature updates to ensure operators have the latest technology.

What’s New/Best Seller • Sonny’s SmartSTOP Anticollision.

Advantages/Features • Sonny’s SmartSTOP Anticollision helps elevate tunnel safety. The system detects and prevents potential collisions within car wash tunnels by immediately analyzing video footage through machine learning software. When a potential collision is identified, the conveyor and equipment are automatically shut down to prevent in-tunnel accidents. With cameras throughout the length of the tunnel and up to 15 feet of tunnel exit, operators are covered from the entrance to the exit and beyond. Sonny’s SmartSTOP operates with any Controls system. To learn more about how to prevent accidents and avoid costly downtime, visit www.sonnysdirect.com/smartstop.

Contact • Sonny’s CarWash Controls,
5605 Hiatus Road,
Tamarac, FL 33321.
(800) 876-3900.
Email: ControlsSales@sonnysdirect.com.
Website: www.SonnysDirect.com/Controls.


Washlink Systems

Morgan Hill, California

Washlink Systems’ motor controls, equipment controls, VFD panels, POS systems, pay stations, and self-serve controls are all designed and manufactured in a UL-approved facility. Washlink products provide unmatched reliability and functionality at competitive prices. More than 30 years of car wash experience ensures customers receive the highest level of expertise. Components work with any brand of car wash equipment.

What’s New/Best Seller • All Pay Paystations; WashPac v5; Tunnel Controller; EMV Compliant POS Tablet; Washlink Mobile App; License Plate Recognition (LPR).

Advantages/Features • The WashPac v5 Tunnel Controller can program up to 500 functions, mapped up to 256 outputs, with built-in open bed, anti-collision, and tire shine controls. The Voyager II Tablet POS gives the operator a true EMV-compliant credit card solution in a fully featured wireless tablet. Conduct fully integrated POS transactions anywhere on the site, including unlimited plan signups. The paystation, mobile app, and license plate recognition (LPR) POS combine to create the next generation in car wash point of sale.

Customer/Operator Support • Support is always available, with no required monthly fees or annual contracts. All systems come with one-year paid support, and basic support is free for the life of the product.

Pricing • Available upon request.

Contact • Washlink Systems,
18805 Adams Ct. #110,
Morgan Hill, CA 95037.
(408) 924-0808.
Toll free: (866) WASHLINK.
Fax: (408) 519-6225.
E-mail: sales@washlinksystems.com.
Website: www.washlinksystems.com.


Pantron Automation Inc.

Belmont, North Carolina

Pantron Automation Inc. offers high-quality photoelectric sensors for applications in the vehicle wash industry. Products include infrared photoelectric sensors, infrared amplifiers, multi-channel amplifiers, and inductive proximity switches.

What’s New/Best Seller • Automatic Amplifier with Built-In Test and Diagnostic Features.

Advantages/Features • Pantron’s infrared photoelectric systems are designed to work in harsh environments and interface easily with computers from all leading car wash manufacturers. Applications include operating as a gate switch to start and stop equipment, opening and closing automatic rollup doors, measuring the length of vehicles, and starting and stopping blowers. Pantron’s photoelectric sensors with quick connectors provide a fast installation and maintenance solution. The sensors are rated IP67 and are designed to penetrate steam, fog, ice, soap, and dirt. The automatic amplifier has built-in diagnostic features to assist with alignment of the photo eyes and to pinpoint problems with the sensors. No need to replace both photo eyes, the system can self-diagnose the problem.

Customer/Operator Support • Free technical support and application assistance are available.

Contact • Pantron Automation Inc.,
109 Hubbard Street,
Belmont, NC 28012.
(704) 825-4965.
Toll free: (800) 211-9468.
Fax: (800) 293-7530.
Email: sales@pantron.com.
Website: www.pantron.com/us.


EverWash

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Are you worried about new competitors or existing rivals chipping away at your customer base? Does tomorrow’s weather forecast keep you up at night? Are you looking to start offering membership at your wash or facing challenges with low membership numbers on your existing program? EverWash’s professionally set-up membership platform can help.

What’s New/Best Seller • EverWash Membership Solution.

Advantage/Features • No matter the type of wash system you operate, whether you have a POS or pay station or not, membership can increase revenue. Operators have been able to run successful membership programs with EverWash, regardless of whether they have advanced systems or operate from cigar boxes. EverWash’s risk-free solution allows car washes to start and succeed with no up-front cost. Everwash allows operators to minimize their financial risk while maximizing the potential for membership success. Poorly designed, poorly supported, and unfocused membership programs will fail. Operators need a committed partner, not just a vendor, who can provide this knowledge and continuing support.

Contact • EverWash,
1 Winding Drive,
Monroe Bldg #100,
Philadelphia, PA 19131.
Toll-free: (855) 492-7477.
Website: www.everwash.com.


Hamilton Manufacturing

Holland, Ohio

Hamilton Manufacturing is an industry leader in autonomous car wash kiosks. In business for more than 100 years, Hamilton created the industry’s first automated pay station and continues to offer innovative solutions for tunnel, in-bay, and self-serve operations. Hamilton also offers Hosted Solutions, cloud-based management software for wash operators to manage data, customer databases, and financials. Hosted Solutions also powers customized mobile apps to drive profit through customer loyalty programs, wash clubs, and push notifications. Hamilton offers automated kiosks, self-serve timers, change machines, management software, and custom mobile apps.

What’s New/Best Seller • License Plate Recognition and The Commander.

Advantages/Features • Hamilton’s License Plate Recognition (LPR) system is a great option for wash owners who want to offer wash clubs, and sign-up can easily be done right at the kiosk. The Commander pay station is an affordable option for car wash owners who want a kiosk with a small footprint but with the powerful features of a larger one. All of Hamilton’s kiosks can feature custom wrap artwork and specially designed touchscreen themes to help further marketing efforts and promote a consistent brand image.

Customer/Operator Support • Included at no extra charge, located domestically in Holland, OH.

Contact • Hamilton Manufacturing,
1026 Hamilton Drive,
Holland, OH 43528.
(419) 867-4852.
E-mail: sales@hamiltonmfg.com.
Website: www.hamiltonmfg.com.


Micrologic Associates

Ledgewood, New Jersey

Micrologic Associates is a leader in the sale, installation, and support of point of sale systems, tunnel controllers, auto cashier machines, and RFID/LPR systems for car wash and quick lube facilities. Solutions include touch-screen POS terminals, wireless hand-held devices, and gated pay station systems with multiple lanes.

What’s New/Best Seller • LogicVision LPR, Digital Menu Signs, and Pegasus Payment Kiosk.

Advantages/Features • Easy-to-read, touch-screen display allows customers to follow simple instructions and voice prompts to select their services. Units are able to offer special promotions and a-la-cart menu options providing up-sell opportunities to increase the overall ticket average. Customers can sign-up for a variety of monthly wash plans at the kiosk, which provides a steady stream of recurring revenue. An optional gift card dispenser can also be included which helps boost sales and create loyal customers. The Pegasus Payment Kiosk offers a full range of payment options including bills, credit cards (EMV, Apple Pay and Google Pay), and can dispense two types of bills.

Contact • Micrologic Associates,
28 Eastmans Rd.,
Parsippany, NJ 07054.
(973) 598-0808.
Website: www.micrologic.net.