Advanced Car Wash Systems Partners With PDQ in Tennessee

Will serve as equipment distributor for Volunteer State market

DE PERE, Wis. -- PDQ Manufacturing Inc., a leading manufacturer of in-bay automatic vehicle wash systems, has announced the appointment of Advanced Car Wash Systems as a new distributor serving the Tennessee market.

Advanced Car Wash Systems  is expanding into the Tennessee market after more than 25 years of providing car wash sales and service in the Georgia and Alabama markets.

Headquartered in Marietta, Ga., Advanced Car Wash Systems will distribute and service PDQ's full line of vehicle-wash systems and peripheral equipment, including the LaserWash, Tandem RiteTouch in-bay automatic wash systems, MaxAir drying systems and Access payment terminals, throughout Tennessee, Georgia and Alabama.

Robert Ramsdell, president of Advanced Car Wash Systems, had this to say about his partnership with PDQ: "In 1984, Advanced opened their doors in the Atlanta market. We understand customer service is the driving force to growing our business all of these years. Advanced is pleased to expand our partnership with PDQ Manufacturing Inc., with a common goal of assisting our customers to achieve their business goals and providing the service our customers deserve."

Advanced Car Wash Systems is one of the largest providers to the car wash industry in the Southeast. For more than 25 years, it has been providing car wash equipment and service, as it distributes, installs and services commercial car washes and offers a wide range of services, including business consulting, design and development, custom marketing programs, tailored chemical solutions and a broad range of training programs.

Commenting on the appointment, PDQ's senior vice president of sales, Gerry Hanrahan said, "The Tennessee market is a strategic area for PDQ, and we are very pleased to expand our partnership with Advanced Car Wash Systems to add additional coverage to this important area. Advanced is a highly respected company that has built a solid reputation for service, and we are delighted that they are expanding into the Tennessee market."

De Pere, Wis.-based PDQ Manufacturing is a leader in vehicle wash systems. Brands include LaserWash In-Bay Automatics, MaxAir Dryers, Access Customer Management Systems, and Tandem RiteTouch Vehicle Wash Systems. Products are sold and supported worldwide through an extensive distribution network.