Advanced Car Wash Systems Partners with PDQ Manufacturing

Appointed distributor for Georgia, Alabama, Florida

DE PERE, Wis. -- PDQ Manufacturing Inc., a major manufacturer of touchfree vehicle wash systems, has announced the appointment of Advanced Car Wash Systems as a new distributor serving the Southeast market, for the states of Georgia, Alabama and the Panhandle region of Florida. Advanced Car Wash Systems and PDQ Manufacturing are renewing their partnership that had previously been established in the 1990s.

Based in Marietta, Ga., Advanced Car Wash Systems will distribute and service PDQ's full line of vehicle wash systems and equipment, including the LaserWash and Tandem [image-nocss] RiteTouch in-bay automatic wash systems, MaxAir drying systems and Access customer management and entry systems.

"We renewed our relationship with PDQ in the last three or four months and made the decision to come back on board," said Robert Ramsdell, president of Advanced Car Wash Systems. "I think it will be a very positive thing for both PDQ and our company."

Advanced Car Wash Systems is the largest car-wash supplier in the Southeast and, as such, distributes, supplies and services commercial car washes for a wide range of customers. To meet the needs of its customers, Advanced Car Wash Systems keeps fully stocked warehouses in Marietta and Moultrie, Ga., and Birmingham, Ala., while also employing a fleet of service vehicles that carry a complete stock of parts and supplies for most car-wash applications.

Commenting on the appointment, PDQ's senior vice president of sales, Gerry Hanrahan said, "The southeastern market is very important to PDQ, and we're excited to have Advanced Car Wash Systems on board as a new distributor as we look to grow these markets. We appreciate the high level of customer service that Advanced provides its customers, and are excited about the possibilities this partnership can provide to the Southeast 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, Tandem RiteTouch Vehicle Wash Systems and WashTools Conveyorized Tunnel Systems. Products are sold and supported worldwide through an extensive distribution network.