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Navistar’s OnCommand® Connection Telematics Solution Now Available

Jul 21st, 2017 | By | Category: New Products

Navistar has announced that its integrated OnCommand® Connection Telematics solution, launched in March, is now available for purchase. It offers truck and bus drivers and fleets an easy-to-use, comprehensive, one-price solution that can help cut the cost of vehicle maintenance, while handling virtually all federal […]



Jerr-Dan Expands Tow Support Service

Jul 21st, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

Jerr-Dan Corporation, an Oshkosh Corporation Company (NYSE:OSK) has expanded its Tow Support program by adding district service managers providing regional coverage and carrying and stocking more parts in inventory. Tow Support supports customers after the initial purchase, encompassing all aspects of customer service including parts stocking, […]



ISUZU Produces 40,000th N-Series Gasoline Truck

Jul 17th, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. announced on June 9 that the 40,000th gasoline-powered Isuzu N-Series truck was produced at the Spartan Motors, Inc. facility in Charlotte, Mich. The truck rolled off the line Thursday, June 8, 2017. “From April 2015 to June 2016—a span […]



Strategic Account Management

Jul 17th, 2017 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

What strategies do you have to increase revenue, profit and customer retention for your towing business? While I think most of us do research to make strategic purchases — buying a new versus a used tow truck for example — I don’t think many of […]



CNTA Holds Meeting with OOIDA Representative 

Jul 17th, 2017 | By | Category: Features, Spotlight

The following is a press release from the Conference of Northeast Towing Associations: At their quarterly meeting in May, the Conference of Northeast Towing Associations (CNTA) hosted Mike Matousek, Director of State Legislative Affairs and Director of Government Affairs at the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA). […]



CNTA Holds Meeting with OOIDA Representative

Jul 17th, 2017 | By | Category: Spotlight

The following is a press release from the Conference of Northeast Towing Associations: At their quarterly meeting in May, the Conference of Northeast Towing Associations (CNTA) hosted Mike Matousek, Director of State Legislative Affairs and Director of Government Affairs at the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA). […]



Beacon Relaunches Improved TowLien Software for Louisiana

Jul 7th, 2017 | By | Category: New Products

Beacon Software announces a more streamlined Towlien software that automates and simplifies OSRV processing, notification letters and Louisiana “Permit-To-Sell” application. “The new product is up and running and can eliminate hassles, reduce labor and save on postage. Towers, salvage and vehicle storage lots can benefit […]



2017 Move Over Law Golf Tournament

Jul 7th, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

This year’s Move Over Law Golf Tournament held on May 7, 2017, by the charity Towers with a Heart Charities Inc. was a great success says James Jennings of Emerald Transportation Corporation in Pompano Beach, Fla. “This year’s event was a sellout with over 160 […]



I’ve Learned a Few Things

Jul 7th, 2017 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

I’ve been employed at different types of businesses throughout my life, and I believe I’ve learned a few things about being both an employee and a boss along the way. I started babysitting when I was 12. While at the time I didn’t consider myself […]



Towing Museum Holding Special Election

Jul 6th, 2017 | By | Category: Spotlight

The International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum announced on July 5 a special election to fill vacancies on its executive board. Members who would like to run are advised to fill out the form on the museum website at www.towingmuseum.com. Submissions will be accepted […]