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DuBois Chemicals Inc. (parent company of Blendco Systems) has purchased the business of Prowash Australia Pty. Ltd.

DuBois Auto Care group expands its reach by adding the Prowash business along with Blendco Systems an international leader and innovator in carwash chemicals and related systems.  Blendco is famous for their patented powder to liquid blending system called SuperSat and they are a leader in the U.S. and International carwash chemical segment.  The DuBois Auto Care group now expands to include Blendco Systems, CAR Products and now Prowash Australia.

Jeff Welsh, President of DuBois said “We continue to advance our mission of growth through expansion of value added solutions to customers in select market sectors around the world.  To that end, we are very pleased to announce that DuBois Chemicals Australia Pty. Ltd. has acquired Prowash Australia Pty. Ltd”

“ProWash has demonstrated year after year growth as they control a huge portion of the Australian Car Wash market with service, chemicals, supplies and equipment.  ProWash has been a powerful distributor partner for many years and this will create a platform for further growth in years to come.”reports Brent McCurdy, President of the Auto Care Group at DuBois.

Prowash Australia was founded in March 1996, by Scott Bristow, with a vision to provide superior customer service and supply only quality car wash equipment, parts and products to existing and future car wash operators throughout Australia.  It has always been Prowash’s priority to develop and maintain strong, successful and positive relations with their customers.

“The change has reinvigorated my passion for the carwash industry and with the support of DuBois, I am confident we can make our industry even better.  We are bringing together two strong businesses and this will only enhance the existing Prowash contribution to the industry.  DuBois, a globally recognized brand, is a leader in providing innovative chemical solutions to manufacture in a wide range of industries. DuBois and Blendco has been a key partner of Prowash and a major chemical supplier in our industry since our beginnings in 1996. Prowash now has a greater ability to grow further and introduce more products as the industry develops”, Scott Bristow, the CEO of Prowash Australia says.

Scott will remain on board to run Prowash Australia with the same amazing team as always.