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 • Grime Stopper Wall & Equipment Cleaner.

Advantages/Features • Grime Stopper Wall & Equipment Cleaner is an acid-powered cleaner that strips away tough grime from walls and surfaces while restoring that “like new” appearance to car washes. Car wash owners spend less time cleaning and more time enjoying their profits. The product is available in 5-, 15-, 30-, and 55- gallon containers.

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

Washworld Inc.

DePere, Wisconsin

Washworld Inc. proudly manufactures Razor, Razor Double Barrel, Razor EDGE, and Razor XR-7 touch-free wash systems and Profile MAX, Profile ST, and Profile LXR soft touch wash systems.  These systems are known for their cutting-edge technology and proven performance.

What’s New/Best Seller • Razor Double Barrel Touch-Free Car Wash.

Advantages/Features • Washworld’s best-selling Razor has earned the reputation of a proven system for its quality, dependability, and longevity. Razor Double Barrel is specifically designed with two spray arch manifolds, one high pressure and one low pressure, to intensely maximize the wash. Double Barrel’s power blasts away pesky bugs and dirt leaving a vehicle’s surface clean.

Customer/Operator Support •Technical support is available on a 24-hour, 7-day-a-week basis.

Price •Available upon request.

Contact •Washworld Inc.,
2222 American Blvd.,
DePere, WI 54115.
(920) 338-9278.
Toll free: (888) 315-7253.

Carwash Marketing Systems

Lawrenceville, Georgia

Carwash Marketing Systems is dedicated to offering innovative vending dispensing solutions to the car wash industry for more than 10 years. Our success comes through our customers’ success.

What’s New/Best Seller • Bonus Product Dispensing Solution.

Advantages/Features • Using iToken, owners can generate more revenue and save operating expenses with a streamlined implementation that enables bonus token dispensing and drive-up bonus product dispensing based on the wash package selected. Key features include: web app for programming, easily establish unique bonus token and/or bonus product promotions that drive increased revenue and loyalty; token request button, gives customer the option to receive token(s), reducing expenses; promotion statistics; compatibility with Unitec WSII and Hamilton GL/ACW pay stations and Laurel Electronic Venders; and easy installation, precision mounting of additional hopper inside pay station for an easy and cost-effective install.

Customer/Operator Support • Free tech and application assistance.

Contact • Carwash Marketing Systems,
(888) 968-7964.

D&S Car Wash Supply

High Ridge, Missouri

D&S is a manufacturer of state-of­ the-art IQ In-Bay Automatic and Self-Serve vehicle wash systems and a full-line of ancillary equipment. 

What’s New/Best Seller •IQ MAX Truck Wash System.

Advantages/Feature • The new IQ MAX Truck Wash System from D&S introduces all the advantages of the acclaimed IQ In Bay Automatic Car Wash System scaled for large vehicle cleaning. Providing fast, efficient, and precise cleaning of large and complex shaped vehicles, IQ MAX is the ideal solution for lowering fleet wash costs or building truck wash revenue. IQ MAX allows car wash owners to capitalize on the vast potential of the large vehicle market, from Sprinter vans and shuttle buses to RV’s and semi-tractor trailers.

Contact • D&S Car Wash Supply,
4200 Brandi Lane,
High Ridge, MO 63049.
(636) 677-3442.
Toll free: (800) 844-3442.
Fax: (636) 677-4105.

Sonny’s The CarWash Factory

Tamarac, Florida

Sonny’s makes car washing easy. It offers a complete suite of car wash business solutions. All from one partner.

What’s New/Best Seller •InfinitiLED.

Advantages/Features • InfinitiLED lighting control system is purpose-built for the car wash environment. The dramatic lighting effects with full spectrum mood and ambient lighting provide a thrilling and vibrant show that enhances the customer experience — all synchronized from a single controller and managed from your mobile app. For more information visit

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

AutoBrite Company/Chia-Ma

San Antonio, Texas

AutoBrite and Chia-Ma’s complete line of high-quality, advanced engineered car washing systems include Tri-Brite and TouchBrite In-Bay Automatics, ModBrite Modular Tunnel Systems, and Opti-Glide Conveyor Belt Systems.

What’s New/Best Seller • ModBrite Mini.

Advantages/Features • ModBrite is a mini-modular tunnel system starting at 35 ft. that fits in place of an existing IBA or self-serve and can service more than 42 cars per hour. Constructed of stainless steel, the ModBrite handles vehicles as wide and tall as 94”.

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

Kirikian Industries LLC

Hamilton, New Jersey

Kirikian Industries has been a leader and innovator in the closed cell car wash brush market since 1997. Kirikian is a family-owned business with more than 50 years in the car wash industry.

What’s New/Best Seller •Neoglide Hush Brush Design and Ninja Brush Sold Through Sonny’s Enterprises.

Advantages/Features • Neoglide is a technologically advanced closed cell washing material specifically formulated for the car wash industry with unsurpassed tensile strength for longevity and durability. Neoglide is safe on today’s vehicles by inhibiting water absorption and resists grit from embedding into the material. It has a brightening effect while it polishes and rejuvenates the vehicle’s clearcoat finish. Neoglide is available for all car wash manufacturers’ equipment. Available solid colors include: blue, red, black, green, yellow, and gray. Available swirl colors include: blue/white, red/white, green/white, and reclaim black/blue.

Contact • Kirikian Industries LLC,
709 Route 33,
Hamilton, NJ 08619.
(609) 586-8818.

AVW Equipment Company Inc.

Maywood, Illinois

From its start repairing car wash equipment to its current position as a leading global manufacturer of advanced car wash systems, AVW’s business philosophy has remained constant: simplify the design and use high-quality materials to build reliable and durable car wash components.

What’s News/Best Seller •AVW Belt Conveyor — Compact Express Tunnels.

Advantages/Features • The 40’ conveyor can process 30-45 cars per hour to meet high-demand periods. The fourth-generation belt conveyor technology delivers higher ROI and a better overall customer experience. Stainless steel is used for all major components, which means longer life and lower costs. The system features easy entry and exit, and can easily accommodate duallies.

Contact • AVW Equipment Company Inc.,
105 S. 9th Ave,
Maywood, IL 60153.
(708) 343-7738.


Bristol, Virginia

ISTOBAL is a market leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of car wash and car care solutions. With more than 65 years’ experience, ISTOBAL harnesses innovation and the latest technology to provide products and services that generate high returns for the car wash business and unparalleled value added for end users.

What’s New/Best Seller • The ISTOBAL Express On Rails.

Advantages/Features • The Express On Rails (EOR) solution combines the revenue enhancing features of a conveyorized tunnel with the reliability and efficiency of the company’s automatic rollovers. This is accomplished without adding labor, cutting upfront equipment costs, and eliminating the difficulty of loading conveyors.

Contact • ISTOBAL,
1045 Page St.,
Bristol, VA 24201.
Toll free: (800) 336-8795.

Telco Sensors

Charlotte, North Carolina

Telco Sensors has been producing high-performance sensors for the car wash industry since 1975.

What’s New/Best Seller • Remote Amplifier Car Wash Sensor System.

Advantages/Features • The Remote Amplifier Sensor System is a rugged, high performing photoelectric sensor system. Units feature extreme penetration power to shoot through heavy fog, frost and ice buildup, high-pressure water spray, dirt, soap, and contamination. Additional features include: 100,000 lux light immunity against direct sunlight — no shielding required; IP67 water and dust-tight construction; and a three-year warranty. Units are ideally suited for vehicle positioning, profiling, virtual treadles, and car wash doors. Sensors are available with pre-attached cables or IP67 rated quick-disconnect fittings, and feature power and output LEDs and built-in diagnostics for easy set-up and troubleshooting.

Customer/Operator Support •Telco Sensors are available from a nationwide network of more than 1,000 distributors in North America.

Contact • Telco Sensors,
1456 Center Park Dr.,
Charlotte, NC 28217.
(704) 357-9393.
Toll free: (800) 253-0111.
Fax: (704) 357-9373.

Pantron Automation Inc.

Belmont, North Carolina

Pantron Automation 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 Paired with Quick-Disconnect Sensor Eyes.

Advantages/Features • 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. Pantron’s 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 when the Pantron system can 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.

Coleman Hanna Carwash Systems

Houston, Texas

Coleman Hanna Carwash Systems, with more than 60 years of experience and installations in more than 75 countries, offers a complete catalog of innovative car wash equipment including tunnels, automatics, self-serve, and support equipment.

What’s New/Best Seller • Add LEDs to a Water Wizard or Fusion Unit

Advantages/Features • Three colorful LEDs are mounted on each side and top. The green LED turns on when the automatic is ready for the next customer. The red LED turns on when the customer pulls on the tredal. The side LEDs will flash depending on the product being dispensed.

Customer/Operator Support • Worldwide distribution and support.

Price • Call for a quote.

Contact • Coleman Hanna Carwash Systems,
5842 W. 34th Street,
Houston, TX 77092.
(713) 683-9878.
Toll free: (800) 999-9878.

PDQ Manufacturing Inc.

De Pere, Wisconsin

PDQ Manufacturing, a founding brand within OPW VWS, is a technological leader in vehicle-wash systems, providing superior quality, support, and products that contribute to operator profitability. Brands include LaserWash and Tandem In-Bay Automatic Vehicle Wash Systems, SwingAir and MaxAir Dryers, Access Wash Activation Systems, Cortex, and WALS.

What’s New/Best Seller • LaserWash 360 Plus and Tandem Surfline In-Bay Automatic Vehicle Wash Systems.

Advantages/Features • With more than 10,000 LaserWash systems sold worldwide, PDQ Manufacturing is a leader in the in-bay automatic vehicle-wash industry. The LaserWash 360 Plus (touchless) features Smart 360 Technology that is responsive to dynamic wash conditions and allows it to “think for itself” as it performs the wash process. The TandemSurfline (soft-touch friction) incorporates an overhead design for a wide-open, easy-to-use wash bay with wash media that navigates precisely around the vehicle for complete cleaning coverage.

Customer/Support • PDQ offers a worldwide distribution network for local support, business planning, complete system training and factory technical support, along with a warranty and parts department.

Contact • DQ Manufacturing Inc.,
1698 Scheuring Road,
De Pere, WI 54115.
(920) 983-8333.
Toll free: (800) 227-3373.

Belanger Inc.

Northville, Michigan

OPW formed OPW Vehicle Wash Solutions (VWS) in order to give operators in the vehicle-wash market a single source for all of their system and equipment needs. Belanger, a founding brand within OPW VWS, is a full-line vehicle-wash manufacturer that is renowned for producing equipment with maximum customer appeal.

What’s New/Best Seller • Cube Soft-Touch In-Bay Automatic Wash System.

Advantages/Features • Belanger’s new Cube three-brush rollover in-bay automatic vehicle-wash system is engineered for maximum performance and an enhanced wash experience. The Cube represents a familiar concept in car washing, yet it offers a host of “smarter” features. The Cube was designed with the idea that a successful wash operation begins with reliably, efficiently, and safely meeting the needs of the person behind the wheel. With flexibility and customization in mind, the Cube’s suite of vehicle-wash systems and equipment is available to fit all markets and budgets.

Customer/Support • Belanger offers a worldwide distribution network for local support, business planning, complete system training and factory technical support, along with a warranty and parts department.

Contact • Belanger Inc.,
1001 Doheny Court,
Northville, MI 48167.
Phone: (248) 349-7010.