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WHAT ’S NE X T IN C AR WA SH MAGAZINE? Here’s a sneak peak at some of the ideas under development for the 2012 editions of CAR WASH Magazine, Have an idea you’d like to share? Send it to Editor Julie Ahlgren at FALL 2012 INNOVATION Success in today’s business world requires a focus on innovation, but innovation can take different forms. In this edition, we’ll look at what is happening inside and outside of the car wash industry that is new and different. WINTER 2012 LEADERSHIP What does it take to make it to the top? CAR WASH Magazine will ask leaders from different industries about their perspectives on leaddiffe ing and share their insights. FEATURES UNDER DEVELOPMENT FOR FUTURE EDITIONS • • The Channel How evolving distribution models ion are impacting the car wash business. The Franchise What car washers can learn from franchise organizations, and what franchisors are learning about car washing. • On Your Own How the car washing in the petroleum segment has evolved since divestiture by major gasoline brands. Leading in the New Economy y Finding ways to stand out and lead your company to success in difficult times. • • Eye on Innovation What’s ahead on the car wash industry horizon? 58 | CAR WASH MAGAZINE | SUMMER 2012

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Car Wash - Summer 2012

From the CEO
Meet the Board
By the Numbers
Overheard Online
The Car Wash Store Design
Future of Auto Design Takes Shape
The Rise of Magic Hands Carwash
Lessons Learned
Loyal Customers are Looking for You
Latest Car Wash Equipment Sales Report Released
A Passion for Clean Cars
Five Steps to Branding Success… Don’t Stumble at the End!
Why an Exit Plan will Help with Your Business Gr owth
Ask Champ
Focus on the Member
Advertiser Index
What’s Next in CAR WASH Magazine?

Car Wash - Summer 2012