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I Should Know Better

Mar 16th, 2018 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

Whoever said you shouldn’t talk religion or politics is totally right. But these hot topics are brought up in many daily conversations. A customer came in and, as is sometimes the case, some political comment came up and we starting talking. I should know better than […]



Emotions and the Sky

Mar 9th, 2018 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

I travel west on my way home, and have had the opportunity to see awesome, beautiful sunsets. Sometimes the sun is a gigantic, orange ball surrounded by vivid red, yellow, pink and purple. The scenes often help to remind me that even at the end […]



ATX Introduces New Baja-HD Big Rig Wheels

Mar 9th, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

American Racing has introduced the ATX Baja-HD wheel for the vocational truck market. ATX Baja-HD wheels come in sizes to fit almost all semis and vocational trucks, providing the commercial transportation industry with a means to upgrade their big rig wheels the same as automobile, […]



Miller Gives Back to the International Towing & Recovery Museum

Mar 9th, 2018 | By | Category: Industry News

Miller Industries Towing Equipment Inc. has donated proceeds totaling over $10,000 to the International Towing & Recovery Museum and Hall of Fame. Located in Chattanooga, Tenn., the museum is dedicated to recording, preserving and educating the public about the history of the towing and recovery […]



Heavy-Duty Recovery Tips, Tools and More

Mar 9th, 2018 | By | Category: From our latest issue

The Tow Times March 2018 issue features a look at heavy-duty recovery tips and tools, factors to consider about billing practices, wire rope types, installation and maintenance as well as dealing with the aftermath of an employee lost to a roadside accident. Recovery fans will […]



Live at the Florida Tow Show

Mar 9th, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

Join towing industry attorneys Michael McGovern and Nicholas Porto, monthly contributors to the popular Tow Times Legaleze column and founders of TowLawyer.com, as they discuss wage and hour and other employment issues facing the towing industry. This seminar will be held Friday, April 6, 9 […]



I Know Somebody

Mar 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

My husband, some friends and I were heading back to Wisconsin after a visit to the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum and Miller Industries. We picked up some history books from the museum and some equipment for one of our tow […]



Western Star Extends Availability of “Wings of Awesomeness” Graphics Package

Mar 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Features, New Products

Western Star has expanded its 50th anniversary “Wings of Awesomeness” limited edition graphics package into 2018. Customers can now order it for any Western Star truck model in their choice of paint colors. Originally available in gold and silver to commemorate Western Star’s 50thanniversary, the “Wings […]



Talbert Manufacturing Names Top 10 Dealers of 2017

Mar 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Industry News

Talbert Manufacturing has named Hale Trailer Brake & Wheel of Voorhees, N.J., its top dealer for the 10th straight year. This award recognizes a Talbert dealer for outstanding performance in selling trailers, service and parts. In 2017, Hale sold more parts than any other Talbert […]



California Tow Truck Association Announces 2018 Rich Chappel Industry Leaders Awards

Mar 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

The California Tow Truck Association (CTTA) and its Board of Directors have announced the 2018 inductees to the CTTA Rich Chappel Industry Leaders Hall. Jim Cady, Ten West Towing Inc, Bakersfield Ken Kay, Tow Pros, Bakersfield Steven Hendrickson, Western Towing, San Diego Frank Scotto, Frank […]