Sun Country Partners with PDQ Manufacturing

Will be distributor for Ariz., N.M., W. Texas, Texas Panhandle, S. Colo, W. Okla.

DE PERE, Wis. -- PDQ Manufacturing Inc., a major manufacturer of touch-free vehicle wash systems, has announced the appointment of Sun Country Car Wash Systems Inc. as a new distributor serving the Southwest region, which includes Arizona, New Mexico, West Texas, the Texas Panhandle, southern Colorado and western Oklahoma.

Sun Country and PDQ Manufacturing are renewing their partnership that had previously been established in the 1990s.

Headquartered in El Paso, Texas, Sun Country Car Wash Systems has offices and service centers in Arizona, New Mexico and various [image-nocss] locations in Texas.

Sun Country 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 customer management and entry systems.

"For the past 21 years, our success has been based on delivering unsurpassed customer service and providing quality and value to our customers," said John Bennett, president of Sun Country Car Wash Systems. "At a time when other manufacturers are cutting back, we see PDQ developing innovative new products and bringing cutting-edge technology to the car wash marketplace. We renewed our relationship with PDQ because we believe they share our commitment to deliver quality and value to the car wash industry."

Commenting on the appointment, PDQ's senior vice president of sales, Gerry Hanrahan, said, "The Southwestern market is a strategic area for PDQ and we're pleased to renew our relationship with Sun Country Car Wash Systems as we look for additional growth in these markets. We appreciate the high level of customer commitment that Sun Country provides, and we are excited about the possibilities this partnership can provide to the Southwest region."

Sun Country Car Wash Systems is a leading car wash equipment and service provider in the Southwest and distributes, installs and services commercial car washes for a wide range of car wash operators throughout the region. As a full-service provider to the car wash industry, Sun Country provides a wide range of services, including business consulting, design and development, custom marketing programs, tailored chemical solutions and a broad range of training programs.

De Pere, Wis.-based PDQ Manufacturing is recognized as the technological leader in vehicle wash systems, providing superior quality, outstanding support, and products that contribute to our customers' profitability. 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.