TITLE

Turning Profits

AUTHOR(S)
King, W. B.
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Convenience Store News;3/5/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the business model of car washing is becoming popular in the convenience stores industry. In January 2007, Sheetz Convenience Stores opened its 40th location featuring a car wash. After the choice has been made to purchase a car wash, the next step is to develop a solid business model, which includes deciding to purchase the equipment outright, to finance it or lease it. A major deterrent in obtaining approval for a car wash is environmental laws.
ACCESSION #
24362023

 

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