“Why a Car Wash Franchise – Follow the System!” Presented by Eric O’Connor at THE CAR WASH SHOW 2018

This week we’re watching Eric O’Connor of Tommy’s Express Car Wash in his recent presentation “Why a Car Wash Franchise? Follow the System”. Presented at THE CAR WASH SHOW 2018 in Las Vegas NV.

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Tommy’s Express Franchise Commences National Expansion

 

The Tommy’s Express Car Wash Franchise, proudly powered by Tommy Car Wash Systems, is pleased to announce that as of February 2018, fifty five Tommy’s Express franchise locations are under contract around the United States, with an additional international site planned for Saudi Arabia.

 

These car wash franchise sites will feature Tommy Car Wash Systems’ signature “Totally Tommy” site model. These designs will be complete with dual towers, curved acrylic roof, multiple pay lanes, Tommy Transporter Dual Belt Conveyors, stainless steel curved arches, and the new lightweight app-based Tommy Point of Sale system. At full capacity, each Tommy’s Express car wash facilities will process over 200 vehicles per hour with no manual preparation involved and are designed to function with only two to four employees on site.

 

Training for all franchise partners is conducted prior to opening at the Tommy’s Express corporate headquarters in Holland Michigan, with continual marketing, training, and operations support provided by he franchiser.

 

According to the Tommy’s Express leadership team: “Our growth in such a small period of time has been thrilling, and we’re extremely excited for the second round of washes to open… Our team has been perfecting this car wash system for years, and we can’t describe how gratifying it is to bring that system in full to our franchise partners and develop a true national scale car wash network. Nothing out there will compare with it!”

 

Interested in joining our franchise network? Visit the Tommy’s Express franchise page to learn more and contact the team today. Tours of Tommy’s Express Car Wash sites are available now!

 

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The Fundamentals of Car Wash Success

Note: the following blog post is adapted from Ryan Essenburg’s presentation at the Car Wash Show 2017 in Las Vegas, NV titled “Fundamentals of Express Carwash Success: Why Belts, Brands, and Buildings Will Dominate in 2017”. If you would prefer to watch or listen to the presentation, you can do so using the video embedded below.

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8 Keys to Nurture Customer Loyalty and Frequency

Cultivating a faithful customer base is no easy task and must be considered one of the most important objectives of any new car wash. But once a critical mass of happy local customers are familiar with the brand and wash process, a wash’s work is still far from over. Maintaining these customer relationships and encouraging both increased loyalty and frequency among return customers is an ongoing objective crucial for meeting a facility’s maximum potential.

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5 Things You’ll Need Before You Start A Car Wash Business

The process of designing a car wash and getting it financed, built, and finally up and running can be grueling. Fortunately, many entrepreneurs are discovering that with the right design in the right location, the investment has a lucrative and long-lasting payoff.

 

If you are serious about opening your own car wash in the United States or abroad, there are a few thing you’ll need first:

 

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