Quality, Value, and Service.

Those three guiding principles are what have allowed the family-owned and operated business to supply quality products at competitive prices with outstanding customer service since 1971.



The History of Crest

Founded in 1971

Established in 1971, Crest Industries, Inc. is a manufacturer and distributor of specialty chemicals for the professional automotive technician and industrial customer. From the very beginning, Crest has been a Michigan Company and in 2001, we completed construction of a new, 30,000 square foot manufacturing and warehouse facility in Trenton, MI.

the car brite mission

Car Brite focuses on professional automotive reconditioning. All company resources are devoted to ensuring that we maintain our position as the most innovative and service-oriented company in the industry. As we go forward, our goal is to continually improve our products, processes and customer service programs

Becoming a national brand

In 1977, Car Brite was purchased by a group that understood the potential for marketing its broad range of premium quality products, and for establishing Car Brite as a leading national brand.