Ridgeland, Mississippi

TopCoat provides high-performance surface coatings for cars, trucks, and motorcycles. With a wide range of quality products such as Topcoat F11, customers can enjoy superior shine, intense color, and less time spent washing and waxing their vehicles thanks to the protective coating formulas suitable for a wide range of surfaces.

What’s News/Best Seller • PolyWash.

Advantages/Features • Ideal for cars, trucks, motorcycles, and more, TopCoat PolyWash is an innovative, lasting pre-wash cross-polymer that leaves a protective layer without a waxy residue. Treated surfaces are easier to clean and this coating means that regular wash and wax sessions are no longer needed. The product was developed to be extremely effective on exterior surface types, and works efficiently to remove built-up dirt, oil, and grime. PolyWash makes vehicle cleaning simple and cost-effective, and it can also help restore a vibrant depth of color to any paint job with minimal effort.

Contact • TopCoat,
611 S Pear Orchard Rd #2962,
Ridgeland, MS 39158.
Toll free: (800) 471-2115.

Buff Brite

Boise, Idaho

Buff Brite’s founder spent more than 37 years in the detailing industry. He has a passion for the industry and a desire to find innovative ways to improve things for everyone in the detail field.

What’s News/Best Seller • Fur Eel.

Advantages/Features • The Fur Eel single-handedly cuts pet hair removal time by 75 percent. It is made of a composite, non-marring, rubber/latex compound which heats during use to get slightly grippy. This enables it to grab hair and pull it from carpet and fabric, and vacuum it away in one easy motion. It makes a great point-of-sale item or a great tool for any detailer. It fits a standard Mr. Nozzle crevice tool or any 1.5-inch round tube. It will typically last 15 to 30 cars, depending on the intensity of the pet hair involved.

Contact • Buff Brite,
PO Box 190343,
Boise ID 83719.
(208) 623-0003.


North York, Ontario

Eurovac is a market leading manufacturer of full detail vehicle cleaning systems. Systems improve efficiency and eliminate waste. With more than 30 year in the industry, Eurovac has extensive knowledge and experience in the automotive detailing industry. Its staff of full-time engineers can design a system to fit individual needs.

What’s New/Best Seller • Central Chemical Dispensing Unit.

Advantages/Features • Eurovac’s central chemical dispensing systems improve efficiency by providing an all-in-one workstation for detail technicians. These workstations include options of three to eight chemicals, heated extraction, and dry vacuum. Customers, on average, eliminate 30 percent of chemical waste using the system.

Contact • Eurovac Inc.,
44 Milvan Dr,
North York, ON, Canada M9L 1Z3.
Toll free: (800) 265-3878.
Fax: (416) 744-8079.

AutoBrite Company

San Antonio, Texas

AutoBrite Company, established in 1963, manufactures car wash equipment and systems, car wash chemicals, and auto detail products.

What’s New/Best Seller • Snow Brite.

Advantages/Features • The foam soap utilizes high-performance surfactants and polymers to release the bond between dirt and the vehicle’s surface. The product can be applied to vehicles by either a foam cannon or gun. The standard dilution ratio is 1:10, but for exorbitant suds, 1:5 is recommended.

Price • $14.99 per gallon or $59.99 per 5 gallon.

Contact • AutoBrite Company,
1353 W French Pl,
San Antonio, TX 78201.
(210) 736-1892.

Simoniz USA Inc.

Bolton, Connecticut

Simoniz USA’s diverse product line covers a broad spectrum of markets including commercial vehicle washing, professional detailing, retail vehicle appearance, and products for the home pressure washer “do-it-yourself” customer.

What’s News/Best Seller • Simoniz Diamond Plate.

Advantages/Features • Diamond Plate is a nano ceramic polymer coating that reacts with a vehicle’s clear coat finish to form a second layer and thicker coating for added protection. These highly cross-linked coatings are extremely weather-resistant and provide UV protection. Simoniz Diamond Plate has a two-year warranty and is backed by an A-plus insurance carrier.

Contact • Simoniz USA Inc.,
201 Boston Turnpike,
Bolton, CT 06043.
Toll free: (800) 227-5536. Fax: (860) 645-6070.

ERC Wiping Products

Lynn, Massachusetts

ERC Wiping Products is a leading supplier to car washes for body, window, and detail towels in terry/cotton, huck, and microfiber. ERC is committed to offering towels for every budget, in stock and ready for immediate shipment.

What’s New/Best Seller • 16” x 27” Microfiber Towels.

Advantages/Features • Towels are available in eight colors: green, red, white, yellow, blue, navy, dark green, and black. The lint-free, non-abrasive, and super-absorbent towels are ideal for drying and detailing the body of the car. Towels are available in 50-count bulk packs.

Contact • ERC Wiping Products,
19 Bennett Street,
Lynn, MA 01905.
Toll free: (800) 225-9473. Fax: (781) 593-4020.

KC Chemicals Inc.

Travelers Rest, South Carolina

KC Chemicals Inc. manufactures a full line of chemicals for the car wash and detailing industries, including presoaks, foamers, tire and wheel cleaners, tire dressings, dryer agents, and sealer waxes.

What’s New/Best Seller • Blue Satin.

Advantages/Features • Blue Satin is a petroleum-based, hand-applied tire dressing that leaves a beautiful showroom finish. The product restores an original appearance to all tires and produces a high-gloss surface, leaving no residue. The tire treatment is cherry-scented and blue.

Contact • KC Chemicals Inc.,
5500 State Park Road,
Travelers Rest, SC 29690.
(864) 834-2562.
Toll free: (877) 271-8419.
Fax: (864) 834-2564.

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 • Ultra Gloss Tire Dressing.

Advantages/Features • Ultra Gloss Tire Dressing is a maximum strength, high-silicone and solvent dressing that is ideal for detail work. It is applied easily to tires and has a long lasting “wet look.” The high viscosity formula doesn’t sling while resisting rain and dirt.

Contact • Stone Soap Company Inc.,
2000 Pontiac Drive,
Sylvan Lake, MI 48320. (248) 706-1000.
Toll free: (800) 952-SOAP.
Fax: (248) 706-1001.

Towels by Doctor Joe

Columbia, Pennsylvania

Towels by Doctor Joe is the source for high-quality towels of all types, including: microfiber, cotton, surgical-huck, vending, glass towels, and more. Doctor Joe also provides car washes with environmental spill-control products required by OSHA and the EPA wherever there is a threat of oil or chemicals spills.

What’s New/Best Seller • Ultra-45 Express Exterior Microfiber Towels – 50 Count.

Advantages/Features • These 16” x 16” microfiber towels balance quality and economy. They are affordable and effective for body drying, cleaning door wells, and various detailing tasks. Their low cost means you can go through many without breaking the bank — either for employee use or as a courtesy towel giveaway. Towels are available in black, red, yellow, sky blue, royal blue, medium green, dark green, purple, and orange.

Contact • Kleen-Rite Corporation,
257 S 9th Street or P.O. Box 886,
Columbia, PA 17512.
Toll free: (800) 233-3873 ext. 225.
Fax: (717) 684-7798.

Kleen-Rite Corporation

Columbia, Pennsylvania

Kleen-Rite Corporation is a reliable supplier to the car wash industry. Customers enjoy wholesale pricing and a great selection of car wash equipment, parts, pumps, car care products, towels, soaps, and more. High-quality detailing, chemical dispensing, and pressure-washing products are also available.

What’s New/Best Seller • Kleen-Shine Auto Detailing Chemicals.

Advantages/Features • The Kleen-Shine line boasts more than 30 products for professional auto detailers. From tires to glass to polish, Kleen-Shine covers the entire detailing process. Competitive pricing provides performance at a low cost. Product is sold in 1- and 5-gallon containers, with select products available in 55-gallon drums.

Contact • Kleen-Rite Corporation,
257 S 9th Street or P.O. Box 886,
Columbia, PA 17512.
(717) 684-6721.
Toll free: (800) 233-3873.
Toll free fax: (800) 446-0495.

Texas Microfiber Incorporated

Carrollton, Texas

Texas Microfiber manufactures high-quality, scratch- and lint-free microfiber cloths and cotton towels for professional car care companies for drying, cleaning, and polishing. Texas Microfiber delivers factory-direct products nationwide.

What’s New/Best Seller • Oversized Microfiber Towels.

Advantages/Features • The absorbent and scratch-free oversized towels with a soft, fluffy feel at 380 gsm are absorbent and durable. A lint-free finish provides a faster turnaround for busy car washes. Cross over to detailing, and these towels provide double duty. Dark navy can clean large trucks, SUVs, and wheels. With color coding, you can separate the towels and assign a use for each so employees can easily implement your cleaning system.

Price • $3.50 each.

Contact • Texas Microfiber Inc.,
2515 Tarpley Road #118,
Carrollton, TX 75006.
(800) 742-2913. Fax: (214) 810-9563.

Sonny’s The CarWash Factory

Tamarac, Florida

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 • Grab-N-Go Towels.

Advantages/Features • Sonny’s Grab-N-Go reusable microfiber towels are safe on all auto surfaces thanks to their special laser cut soft edge, scratch free design. The 14” x 14” lint-free, streak-free towels are absorbent and quick drying and available in seven colors. Towels are available in box, case, and pallet quantities.

Contact • Sonny’s The CarWash Factory,
5605 Hiatus Road,
Tamarac, FL 33321.
Toll free: (800) 327-8723.

Shore Corporation

Ambridge, Pennsylvania

Shore Corporation is a cleaning solutions manufacturer that has remained ahead of the curve for more than four decades, building an arsenal of products for the auto care and building restoration/maintenance markets. Shore has a reputation for high-speed, high-performance, highly effective products that are economically conscious.

What’s New/Best Seller • CeramicLustre Auto Care Line — CW767. 

Advantages /Features • CeramicLustre is a high-performance durable coating that ensures a lasting brilliance that goes beyond the surface. Crafted with hydrophobic properties, the product repels water effortlessly. CeramicLustre’s anti-soil properties keep a vehicle looking cleaner longer. The product adheres to all vehicle surfaces, including plastics and glass, forming a glass-like finish. Pair CeramicLustre with Shore’s “Flash Dry” drying agent for a seamless harmony.

Contact • Shore Corporation,
2305 Duss Ave, Suite 3#, Ambridge, PA 15003.
Toll free: (800) 860-4978.