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Snap-on Launches “Snap-on Stickers” Photo App

Oct 19th, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

Tool enthusiasts looking to digitally share their Snap-on loyalty can now enhance text messages and photos with a variety of branded stickers from the “Snap-on Stickers” app available for iOS devices on iTunes and Android devices on Google Play. The initial launch pack contains 20 […]



Jerr-Dan Offers New Products Warranty Program for Entire Line

Oct 19th, 2018 | By | Category: Industry News

Jerr-Dan Corporation, an Oshkosh Corporation Company (NYSE:OSK) announced on October 5 that it is now offering a one year (full) and five year (structural) warranty on its entire product line of carriers, wreckers and rotators. The product warranty will be offered on new products purchased beginning […]



National Move Over Day: Saturday October 20

Oct 17th, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

National Move Over Day, the third Saturday each October, is Saturday, October 20. The day was established to create awareness of national move over laws that apply to emergency responders. Towing operators, towing associations and state departments of transportation are encouraged to promote their state’s […]



U.S. DOT Provides More Than $63 Billion to Major Transportation Infrastructure Investments Across America in 2018

Oct 12th, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

By the end of the 2018 fiscal year (FY 2018), the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) made available more than $63.9 billion in FY 2018 multi-modal discretionary and formula transportation investments and $1.6 billion in FY 2017 discretionary funds. The Department is committed to revitalizing […]



High-Visibility HALTZGLOVES

Oct 12th, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

HALTZGLOVES are high-visibility reflective traffic gloves designed by a law enforcement officer to increase the visibility of first responders and anyone working in and around traffic, and decrease car-pedestrian accidents and fatalities. Officer Deidre Goodwin knows that one of the most dangerous parts of her […]



Zacklift’s Celebrates 36th Anniversary

Oct 12th, 2018 | By | Category: Industry News

Zacklift has announced that the company is heading into its 36th anniversary and is now under new ownership. “Matthew Freeborn acquired the company in April of this year and comes with 25-plus years in engineering and hands-on manufacturing business ownership experience,” states a Zacklift release. […]



All For One, One For All

Oct 12th, 2018 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

The Three Musketeers was an adventure novel set in France that told the tales of the three most formable members and good friends of the Musketeers of the Guard. Throughout their adventures (which reads like a modern-day soap opera) their motto was “all for one, […]



The Curve Ball

Oct 5th, 2018 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

There’s excitement in the state of Wisconsin – the Milwaukee Brewers have reached October baseball. Watching their last two play-off games I realized I could never be a coach. It’s bad enough watching the game as a fan — hoping and praying for that last […]



2018 Shine ‘n Star Photo Parade and More

Oct 3rd, 2018 | By | Category: From our latest issue

The Tow Times October issue contains a reader favorite: The Shine ‘n Star Photo Parade featuring a selection of entries in this year’s Shine ‘n Star contest brought to you by Tow Times and powered by Ford Trucks. This issue also covers the tax advantages […]



Who Me?

Sep 28th, 2018 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

Back in March, as I was sitting in a planning meeting for the 2018 Wisconsin Tow Show, I received a phone call from a member of the International Towing Museum informing me that I was selected to be inducted into the International Towing & Recovery […]