Red Dog and Mammoth Continue Car Wash Build

Red Dog and Mammoth Continue Car Wash Build

Mammoth Holdings, a car wash operator backed by Red Dog Equity, has acquired Papa’s Express Tunnel Car Wash. Papa’s operates an express conveyor car wash in Saratoga Springs, Utah. The business was founded by Mark Philipp and his family in 2017. Atlanta-based Mammoth is an investor in and operator of 44 express conveyor car washes […]

MKH Continues Car Wash Build

MKH Continues Car Wash Build

Clean Streak Ventures, a platform company of MKH Capital Partners, has added Bay Breeze Car Wash and Lube to its portfolio of express car wash locations. Bay Breeze Car Wash operates seven sites located in the Tampa metropolitan area. Bay Breeze provides express and full-serve washes, detailing and quick lube services and, according to Clean […]

MKH Consolidating Car Wash Sector

MKH Consolidating Car Wash Sector

MKH Capital Partners has hired Thomas Welter to lead Clean Streak Ventures, its express car wash platform company. Orlando-headquartered Clean Streak was founded by MKH in November 2019 and operates ten locations in Florida. The company has closed three transactions in the past six months and plans to continue growing both organically and through add-on […]

Atlantic Street Invests in Zips Car Wash

Atlantic Street Invests in Zips Car Wash

Atlantic Street Capital has made an investment in Zips Car Wash in partnership with the company’s founder. Zips Car Wash is one of the largest ride-thru car wash operators in the U.S. with 185 locations in 17 states across the South, Southeast, and Mid-Atlantic. Little Rock, Arkansas-based Zips was founded in 2003 by CEO Brett […]

Palladin Begins Car Wash Consolidation

Palladin Begins Car Wash Consolidation

Palladin Consumer Retail Partners has acquired Splash Car Wash in partnership with CEO Mark Curtis, co-founder Chris Fisher, and partner Dan Petrelle. Splash Car Wash is a regional operator of car washes with 18 locations in New York and Connecticut. The company’s facilities offer full service, hand wash, express, and self-service alternatives, as well as […]

Roark Buys International Car Wash Group

Roark Buys International Car Wash Group

Roark Capital Group has acquired International Car Wash Group from TDR Capital. International Car Wash Group (ICWG) is the largest car wash operator in the world, washing more than 35 million cars every year through more than 900 locations in 14 countries across Europe, the United States, and Australia. ICWG operates under the IMO brand […]

Leonard Green Continues Car Wash Build

Leonard Green Continues Car Wash Build

Mister Car Wash, a portfolio company of Leonard Green & Partners, has acquired Venture Car Washes, an operator of seven car washes centered around the city of Jackson, MS. Venture Car Washes opened its first car wash in Ridgeland, MS in 2003 and over the next ten years added car washes in Brandon, Clinton, Meridian, […]

Leonard Green Adds-on to Mister Car Wash

Leonard Green Adds-on to Mister Car Wash

Leonard Green continues to build its car wash platform with the recent buy of four Florida-based Bill’s Car Washes. The acquired stores are all located in the Orlando metropolitan area in the cities of Casselberry, East Orlando, Sanford and Chickasaw. Leonard Green acquired Mister Car Wash in August 2014 from Onex Corporation. At the time […]