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“You’ve come a long way, baby”

Back in the 70’s, one of the tobacco companies used that tagline in a cigarette commercial (before FCC regulations prohibited them) to showcase how far the women’s movement had come at the time.

Looking back on it, it’s laughable to think how sexist that sounds, while the intent was just the opposite.

“You’ve come a long way, baby”2019-04-03T13:08:27+00:00

Proactive Car Wash Maintenance Will Prevent Costly Downtime

Unlike most of my colleagues here at Sonny’s, I didn’t come from a car wash background. This made me somewhat intimidated at first, and although I endured some good natured ribbing, everyone was eager to lend a hand in getting me up to speed.

I started off in the customer service department, taking parts orders and […]

Proactive Car Wash Maintenance Will Prevent Costly Downtime2019-01-21T16:24:00+00:00

CWONJ Explores Paid Sick Leave at Fall Membership Meeting

The Car Wash Operators of New Jersey’s Fall Membership Meeting, Monday, November 12, at the Holiday Inn in Clark, attracted nearly 50. The evening’s topic, “NJ’s New Paid Sick Leave Law,” is top of mind with the impact on big as well as small employers across the state. Alvaro Hasani, labor lawyer with Fisher Phillips […]

CWONJ Explores Paid Sick Leave at Fall Membership Meeting2018-12-12T15:21:05+00:00

“It’s not just a job….”

“It’s not just a job….”

“It’s not just a job….”

Back in the 1970’s, the US Navy released a series of recruiting ads on television touting the benefits of joining their ranks. The ads usually started by showing a Navy vessel in some exotic port of call or out at sea, showing […]

“It’s not just a job….”2018-12-04T13:56:52+00:00

29th NRCC Innovates, Educates, Inspires

29th NRCC Innovates, Educates, Inspires

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ — The Northeast Regional Carwash Convention (NRCC), October 1-3, at the Atlantic City Convention Center boasted nearly 300 walk-ins on the first day of show hours demonstrating the need for the annual event and it’s mission, according to 2018 Chairman Doug Rieck. […]

29th NRCC Innovates, Educates, Inspires2019-01-21T16:24:00+00:00

CWONJ Has Raised Nearly $70,000 for The Children’s Specialized Hospital

The Car Wash Operators of New Jersey (CWONJ) were able to present Children’s Specialized Hospital’s Community Engagement Manager, Billy Cardone, with a check for $7,000 after their August 6 outing. The Children’s Specialized Hospital 18th Annual Golf Outing at famed Suburban Golf Club in Union attracted 60 golfers to the exclusive […]

CWONJ Has Raised Nearly $70,000 for The Children’s Specialized Hospital2018-12-12T14:29:15+00:00

Safely Installing Safety

How many times have you had someone proudly declare, “We have a safety culture here?” You tour a plant or a facility and you see everyone wearing safety glasses, safety shoes, or gloves. You look over and see the sign that shows 473 days without a lost time accident. They have yellow lines on the […]

Safely Installing Safety2018-05-03T22:02:18+00:00

In Your Sites

If CarWash College and SONNY’S Business Development office had an FAQ section, it would start and end with, “Where can I find good car wash sites?”

We recently had a discussion whether site selection is more science or art. Personally, I think it’s both, but I believe that common sense is too often left out of […]

In Your Sites2019-01-21T16:24:01+00:00