Some excellent sales philosophy in this article when considering ticket average and customer retention.
There are always two sides to every story, coin, or situation (at a minimum). I think most can agree that the minimum wage should be increased to some extent, but how much is too much? Auto Data continues to grow it's presence in the conveyor car wash market in both POS and Tunnel Control. Eliminating employees due to increases in labor costs will only create more demand for more car wash automation. This means more wash equipment will be needed and more automation to control it all sans humans. It doesn't look good for the full service car wash market.