Signing off from iFLEX 2019

NASHVILLE, May 15, 2019—Activities are winding down on day three of iFLEX 2019, and the NOLN crew had a wonderful time out at booth 408. Things got off to a quick start on Monday morning, when consultant Ragan Holt shared insights on the state of the fast lube industry and the 2018 NOLN Operator Survey. We’re … Read more

AOCA puts spotlight on labeling compliance

NASHVILLE, May 15, 2019—Some of the labeling and receipt requirements for engine oil and transmission fluid products may vary from state to state. But across the country, governments are getting tougher on compliance oversight. A presentation on day three of iFLEX touched on a push within the quick lube industry to promote and train compliance. … Read more

iFLEX session covers industry’s big tech issues

NASHVILLE, May 13, 2019—Steve Barram, CEO of Integrated Services Inc., asked iFLEX attendees to always consider how dynamic, new technologies in the auto industry impact person-to-person relationships. “Whether you apply technology or not, trust in your business is really foundational,” he said. The technology neighborhood that Barram described is interconnected. It’s telematic information, once restricted … Read more

A welcome message for iFLEX 2019

The International Fast Lube Expo (iFlex) is back for 2019, and it’s bigger and better as part of The Car Wash Show at the Music City Center in Nashville. Last year’s show in Las Vegas attracted 8,700 attendees, including more than 3,500 fast lube locations, and 400 exhibitors. For 2019, iFLEX promises up-to-date education sessions, … Read more