Mister Car Wash has acquired
the five Octopus Car Wash locations in Madison and
MADISON — The five
Octopus Car Wash locations in Madison and Rockford,
Ill., have been purchased by Mister Car Wash out of
Arizona. The acquisition was completed June 30.
Mister Car Wash now operates 157
car washes in 18 states and continues to accelerate its growth
strategy by adding 21 stores to its portfolio since the beginning of
the year, according to the Thursday announcement.
“Wisconsin and Illinois are
strong and dynamic markets with a long history of washing cars,”
said John Lai, president and CEO of Mister Car Wash, in a statement.
“This bolsters our already strong position in the Midwest and we
can't wait to begin working alongside a very talented group of team
The Arizona company has targeted
high-performing sites for acquisition and focused on recruiting,
training and retaining top talent from the store level to top
leadership positions, according to the announcement.