DETAIL PLUS Car Appearance Systems

Portland, Oregon

DETAIL PLUS Car Appearance Systems is a leader in auto detailing equipment; auto detailing technology; auto detailing systems; auto detailing chemicals; and autodetailing supplies and accessories.

What’s New/Best Seller • The Express Detailer.

Advantages/Features • The Express Detailer System offers car wash operators a solution for completing express detail services. Thesystem provides everything needed to perform any express service quickly and efficiently.

Units come with a service menu, info sheet, and sign ideas. The stainless steel portable cart includes: dispensing of four chemicals; spray gun express wax/sealant applicator; dual air lines; dual-action buffer; rotary shampooer tool; internal vacuum; and internal soil extractor.

Customer/Operator Support • On-site training is available.

Contact · DETAIL PLUS Car Appearance

Systems, P.O. Box 20755 Portland, OR 97294.

Toll free: (800) 284-0123.



BAF Industries

Tustin, California

BAF Industries has manufactured the PRO® Product Line for the professional car care industry since 1935. Headquarters in Tustin, CA with a major chemical manufacturing and packaging plant in Florence, KY.

What’s New/Best Seller • AOT-53 Wild Cherry, AOT-58 Sea Breeze, and AOT-59 Tropic Mist Aerosol Odor Terminator™.

Advantages/Features • The Aerosol Odor Terminator works two ways to eliminate all types of malodors. As a total release aerosol bomb and as a hand-held aerosol to be sprayed as needed. It eliminates odors caused by: fire, smoke, vomit, urine, feces, skunks, fish, pets, cooking, mildew, decay, garbage, sewer, etc. The product is not a mask, it destroys odor at the molecular level. Its patented active ingredient permanently neutralizes and destroys recurring unpleasant odors, while leaving a clean, fresh fragrance. One 6-oz can treats 6,000 cubic feet.

Customer/Operator Support • Technical support is available through the sales department and on the company website.

Delivery • Products may be purchased factory direct with same day shipping or through

a factory authorized distributor with free local delivery available.

Price • Available upon request.

Contact • BAF Industries,

1451 Edinger Ave. Suite F, Tustin, CA 92780.

(714) 258-8055. Toll free: (800) 437-9893. Fax: (714) 259-1183.


Crystal-Glo Manufacturing

Concord, Ontario, Canada

Crystal-Glo Manufacturing Corp. specializes in the development of acrylic-based surface protection products. The unique ingredients in Crystal-Glo polishes, cleaners, and protectants produce a deeper, richer, more color intensive gloss, while wrapping a vehicle in a superior level of long-lasting protection.

What’s New/Best Seller • Crystal-Glo Surface Restorer.

Advantages/Features • The Surface Restorer deep cleans, restores, and re-seals in one. The product polishes and conditions simultaneously, while effectively cleaning and eliminating oxidation, minor scratches, surface rust, embedded dirt, corrosion, discoloration, tarnish, yellowing, chalking, and fading. The product was developed to replace glazing and waxing in one simple step, it reduces the appearance of swirls and fine scratches on paint. It is easily applied by hand or machine and buffed with no residue and crystal clear results. The product is available in 16-oz., 34-oz., 1-gallon, and 5-gallon containers.

Price • Available upon request.

Contact • Crystal-Glo Manufacturing,

#5-346 Millway Avenue, Concord, Ontario, Canada, L4K 3W1.

Toll free: (800) 263-0887.


Castle Products Inc.

Rochester, New York

Castle Products manufactures anddistributes top quality detail products, additives, and cleaners specially formulated for the automotive industry. Castle prides itself on delivering the best factory-direct service to its customers.

What’s New/Best Seller • Castle© Deep Purple All-Purpose Cleaner.

Advantages/Features • The all-purpose cleaner is a ready-to-use high alkaline cleaner designed for heavy-duty cleaning.

Price • Available upon request.

Delivery/Installation • Same-day shipping, with no minimum order.

Contact • Castle Products Inc.,

424 St. Paul Street, Rochester, NY 14605.

(585) 454-4760.

Toll free: (800) 876-0222.

Fax: (585) 325-4514.



Turtle Wax Inc.

Willowbrook, Illinois

Turtle Wax Inc. has been a leader in the car care industry since the late 1930s — passionate about creating quality car wash products.

What’s New/Best Seller • Ice Instant Shine Total Surface Protectant.

Advantages/Features • The fresh tropical scented Total Surface Protectant adheres on contact and includes silicone polymers to provide maximum water repellency and a gloss to paint and plastic trim. It features anti-redeposit technology to enhance shine and repellency.

Price • Contact a local distributor or Turtle Wax Inc.

Contact • Turtle Wax Inc.,

625 Willowbrook Centre Pkwy, Willowbrook, IL 60527.

Toll free: (800) CAR-WAX1.

Fax: (630) 455-3750.


Simoniz USA Inc.

Bolton, Connecticut

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

What’s New/Best Seller • Nitro Shine Product.

Advantages/Features • Nitro Shine is a durable tire dressing that lasts up to 30 days in any weather.It does not discolor white lettering and consistently produces abrilliant high durable shine that won’t wash off.

Contact • Simoniz USA Inc.,

201 Boston Turnpike, Bolton, CT 06043.

Toll free: (800) 227-5536. Fax: (860) 645-6070.


Cleaning Systems Inc.

De Pere, Wisconsin

Cleaning Systems Inc. (CSI) is a leading manufacturer of cleaning and protection products for the car wash and commercial transportation industry. For over 35 years, CSI has supplied quality products and services worldwide. CSiMart™, the CSI marketplace, offers select commercial products to the public.

What’s New/Best Seller • BDR® Brake Dust Repellent.

Advantages/Features • Application of BDR Brake Dust Repellent is a profit making service to keep customer’s wheels clean and future cleaning easier. BDR, when applied to a clean wheel, provides a protective layer keeping abrasive brake dust from adhering to the wheel. BDR is safe to use on all wheels and comes in a convenient 16-oz trigger spray bottle.

Customer/Operator Support • CSI’s nationwide group of knowledgeable distributors provides local support.

Price • The product is available in single bottles for $10.99 plus shipping and handling or in a case of six 16-oz bottles for $59.94 with free shipping.

Contact • Cleaning Systems Inc.,

1997 American Blvd., De Pere, WI 54115.

Toll free: (855) 274-6278.


Stevens Car Care Products Inc.

Eastlake, Ohio

In addition to its distribution business, Stevens Car Care Products Inc. manufactures its own line of “advanced formula” detailing chemicals as well as the Rusterminator, electronic rust deterrent system.

What’s New/Best Seller • NanoMax.

Advantages/Features • Space age nano-application allows substantial deep surface coverage.The technology produces excellent durability and imbeds a deep gloss shine. The product features: submicro nano-technology, advanced cross polymers, and weather and detergent resistance. A few ounces per car is all that is needed.

Customer/Operator Support • Technical support, toll-free telephone ordering, and Internet access are available to customers.

Delivery • Same day shipping and free local delivery are available.

Price • $54.95 per gallon.

Contact • Stevens Car Care Products Inc.,

36542 Vine St. Eastlake, OH44095.

Toll free:(800) 322-1556. Fax:(440) 953-4473.

Finger Lakes Chemicals

Rochester, New York

Finger Lakes Chemicals manufactures and distributes a complete line of “green” products, including cleaners and degreasers.

What’s New/Best Seller • Safer Stuff™.

Advantages/Features • The VOC-compliant Safer Stuff is formulated with a blend of organic and inorganic compounds that dissolve grease, ink, and normal dirt. Its d-limonene base is derived from natural citric fruit and is free of chlorinated solvents or petroleum distillates that harm the environment.

Price • Available upon request.

Delivery/Installation • Same-day shipping, with no minimum order.

Contact • Finger Lakes Chemicals,

420 St. Paul Street, Rochester, NY 14605.

(585) 454-4760. Toll free: (800) 876-0222. Fax: (585) 325-4514.



Towels By Doctor Joe

Pennsauken, New Jersey

Doctor Joe offers the Ultra Line in microfiber towels for perfect fast drying, polishing, detailing, and cleaning.

What’s New/Best Seller • Ultra-82 Heavy Weight 16”x16” and Ultra-80 Heavy Weight 16”x27” Plush Microfiber Towels.

Advantages/Features • The lint-free towels are heavy like Doctor Joe’s cotton towels with the performance and durability of microfiber. The 70/30 blend offers maximum absorbency and lint-free drying.

Price • Available upon request.

Customer/Operator Support • Customer service and expert sales assistance is available. Real people answer the phone during normal business hours 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m EST. Orders can also be placed online 24/7.

Contact • Towels By Doctor Joe,

9265 Commerce Hwy, Pennsauken, NJ 08110. (856) 665-5259.

Toll free: (800) 944-3192. Fax: (856) 488-5200.



Stoner Inc.

Quarryville, Pennsylvania

Stoner Inc. is a manufacturer of specialized cleaners, waxes, and coatings for the professional car care industry. Stoner is more than factory-direct

car wash and detailing solutions, it is an entire team dedicated to exceeding expectations when it comes to saving time, increasing productivity, and improving work quality.

What’s New/Best Seller • Shine & Sealant.

Advantages/Features • Rapid beading action ensures maximum water removal. Silicone-free clearcoat gives an outstanding, high-gloss appearance, smooth finish, and a protective coating that won’t streak glass. The banana scented product can be applied at high- or low-pressure and dilutes 500:1 with water.

Price • 5-gallon pails: 1-5 pails $91.50; 6-23 pails $79.61; over 24 pails $68.63 each.55 gallon drums: 1 drum $844.77; 2 or more drums $728.25. Add 10% to orders under $500 west of the Mississippi.

Contact • Stoner Inc.,

1070 Robert Fulton Hwy, Quarryville, PA 17566.

Toll free: (800) 227-5538. Fax: (800) 515-5150.