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ITW Crowns Richardson as Full Throttle Tech U Training & Rewards Champion

For Jeremy Richardson, the manager of the Speed Lube #2 ... Read More

Angry Oil Change Customer Points Gun at Employee

An employee was held at gunpoint by an angry customer ... Read More

AutoCenter Sales Advises on Sale of 48 Super-Lube Locations

Super-Lube a 48-unit Multi-State Operator of Quick Lubes, Car Washes, ... Read More

Tennessee Super-Lube a Total Loss

A quick Google search for Super-Lube in Jackson, Tennessee, features ... Read More

Take 5 Oil Change Announces Acquisition of Super-Lube

Transaction expands the company’s presence in Florida, Wisconsin, Indiana, Illinois, ... Read More

DRB Systems Contributes to Help Tennessee Car Wash Operators Fight Sales Tax Assessment

Recent actions by the Tennessee Department of Revenue (TDOR) are ... Read More

VIP Donates $78K to Make-A-Wish

Funds Will help Make Wishes Come True for Children with ... Read More

MAHLE Moves Into Wireless Charging

MAHLE purchases technology license from WiTricity Wireless charging increases the ... Read More

Mighty Welcomes 10th Jiffy Lube Group to Franchise System

CiSA Lubes USA is the most recent Jiffy Lube group ... Read More

Service First Opens First of 11 Centers in North Texas

Service First Automotive Centers, a Caliber Collision Company, marks its ... Read More

RelaDyne Acquires Dutch Lubricants of Columbus, Mississippi

RelaDyne, one of the nation’s leading providers of lubricants, fuel, ... Read More
The Trump Tariffs and How They Are Affecting Auto Care in the U.S.

The Trump Tariffs and How They Are Affecting Auto Care in the U.S.

The topic of President Trump’s tariffs have become a focal point for anyone running a business in the U.S. This is especially true if your business is directly involved in ... Read More
Caution the Five Percent

Caution the Five Percent

Why the US may soon move to mandatory E15 fuel and the effect it will have on today’s engines. According to a recent Business Insider article, The Environmental Protection Agency ... Read More
No Dipsticks Allowed: A Guide to Transmission Services Without Dipsticks

No Dipsticks Allowed: A Guide to Transmission Services Without Dipsticks

Out with the old, and in with the new. “Oil pressure up, checking transmission fluid (pulls dipstick and stares at it for a few seconds). Transmission fluid level full.”  Remember ... Read More
“Disciplining” Adults is Just Wrong

“Disciplining” Adults is Just Wrong

It’s a great irony that the discipline policy preferred by most companies is called “progressive.” Since the word progressive means “making favorable progress or change,” nothing could be further from ... Read More
Products & Services

Products & Services

New Truck & SUV Motor Oil ExxonMobil recently launched Mobil 1 Truck & SUV synthetic motor oil. The new formula, specifically created for gasoline-fueled, light-duty trucks and SUVs, provides outstanding ... Read More
Costa Oil Puts the Quick Back in Quick Lube

Costa Oil Puts the Quick Back in Quick Lube

Constantine Christo Kapothanasis – Costa to friends and family – will tell you that he has no formal public relations or marketing training and no formal sales experience, but he ... Read More
No Thanks, That’s Too Expensive

No Thanks, That’s Too Expensive

How many times have you heard that objection when you make a recommendation to your customer for an extra service or part? Surely, you hear that all the time, or ... Read More

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