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THE STATE OF PRIVATE EQUITY IN THE CARWASH SECTOR

The State of Private Equity in the CarWash Sector

Is it even worth getting involved as a first time owner, given all the “big” money coming in? Doesn’t private equity already own the whole industry? Who are these people calling me every day asking me if I will sell my wash? These are questions I get asked all the time when speaking to current and prospective wash owners. Read more...

A TALE OF PRIVATE EQUITY IN THE CAR WASH INDUSTRY: ICWG

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Take a glimpse into the history of the largest car wash operating company in the world. With over 900 locations in 14 countries and with a roster of various historical financial sponsors and owners. Private equity doesn’t always “work”. Private equitys’ involvement in the car wash sector is no exception. Let's take a look. Read more...

VALUATION MULTIPLE DISPARITY AND HOW TO PROFIT

Car Wash Investment Valuation Multiples

Car wash valuations in the current environment are interesting to say the least. They are not uniform across the board due to many factors including type, location, operator, etc. Many valuation differences are warranted. However, many are not. In this article we will explore absolute and relative valuation disparities. Coming Soon...