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Road to Green: The Future IS Promising

Posted By: Robert (Bob) Greenwood, AMAM.

The future for the Independent Heavy Duty sector looks very promising, and will prove to be an exceptionally profitable period over the next 5 to 7 years compared to the …
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THE DEMYSTIFICATION OF M&A – PART 1

Posted By: John Walcher, Veritas Advisors, Inc..

 THE RULE OF THREES. Oftentimes, life gives us three choices. When we were kids, it was Rock, Paper, or Scissors on the playground. As we got older, perhaps it was …
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Road to Green: Culture Change? You Can’t Make Anything Idiot-Proof Because Idiots are so Ingenious

Posted By: Robert (Bob) Greenwood, AMAM.

HD shop owners and managers are starting to realize that the reliability and quality of their products and service processes are vital to a successful business. Everyone is also realizing …
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What’s New in Heavy Duty Welding, Part 2

Posted By: I-CAR.

Last month, I-CAR started a discussion of welding requirements for heavy duty collision repair. Brian Wasson, Welding Program Manager at I-CAR, presented ‘What’s New in Heavy Duty Welding’ at the …
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Road to Green: Is Your Business Too Big to Make Any Money?

Posted By: Bob Greenwood.

One of the critical elements that independent heavy duty shop owners must realize is that there are times when the shop can be too busy to make any money.  It …
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What’s New in Heavy Duty Welding?

Posted By: I-CAR .

Whether you are repairing a bus or the latest high-performance car, a medium or heavy truck, the construction of that vehicle probably looks different from its counterpart from 20 or …
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Diesel Laptops Completes Purchase of PF-Diagnose

Posted By: Diesel Laptops.

Diesel Laptops, the leading distributor for commercial truck diesel diagnostic software and hardware, announced today that it has closed the asset purchase of the PF-Diagnose software diagnostic program from Pocketfleet …
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METTON® Makes a Difference in the Repair Process

Posted By: 3M.

From metal and plastic repair, to sanding, paint finishing and truck clean-up, 3M has the products and repair processes for heavy duty truck repair. One of the materials commonly used …
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Road to Green: Office Time Each Day is Necessary

Posted By: Bob Greenwood.

Heavy Duty shop owners are not spending at least 2 hours a day of uninterrupted time working in their office “on” the business. The main reason for this is because …
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Road to Green: Are You Focused on the Future?

Posted By: Robert (Bob) Greenwood, AMAM.

Everyone acknowledges the rapid changes taking place in the Heavy Duty Aftermarket but are you addressing the following? The new business measurement which includes revenue breakdowns involving a minimum of …
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