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Hope

Sep 1st, 2017 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

I’m sure most of us have had a feeling of hopelessness — a time when we were brought to our knees, not knowing if we will ever be able to get up again. Wondering why – why me, why now — just why? Sometimes there […]



New Kenworth T880 Brochure

Sep 1st, 2017 | By | Category: New Products

The new Kenworth T880 Brochure is now available with the latest information on the company’s popular, flagship vocational truck. Since the T880 debuted four years ago, Kenworth has added a number of configurations. The new T880S set-forward front axle for ready-mix, dump and mobile crane applications […]



Daimler Supports Victims of Hurricane Harvey Disaster in Texas

Sep 1st, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

The following is a press release from Daimler: In a joint effort Daimler AG’s US based subsidiaries Mercedes-Benz USA, Mercedes-Benz US International, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services and Daimler Trucks North America support the population in southern U.S. states affected by Hurricane Harvey. The companies will donate […]



Texas Association Posts Notice Regarding Towing Companies in Need after Harvey

Sep 1st, 2017 | By | Category: Spotlight

The following is a press release from the Texas Towing & Storage Association regarding Texas towing companies in need of assistance in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey: Attention Fellow Towers, We have received numerous calls about donations and what and where to bring items. I […]



The Guardian Angle™

Aug 25th, 2017 | By | Category: New Products

The Guardian Angle™ from B/A Products Co. is designed to: Provide reinforcement to the corners of trailers or box trucks when uprighting overturns with synthetic web slings (flat or round). Provide a smooth surface for synthetic web slings to contact and slide along, allowing the […]



Hino Celebrates 10-Years Manufacturing Trucks in W. Virginia

Aug 25th, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

Hino Motors Manufacturing facility in Williamstown, W. Va., celebrated 10 years of medium-duty truck production. The 245,000 sq.-ft. location produces Hino’s Class 6 and 7 conventional body style trucks. The West Virginia plant has seen exponential growth over its decade of production. “I want to […]



It Must Be True

Aug 25th, 2017 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

Benjamin Franklin said, “Believe none of what you hear and only half of what you see.” How many of us hear or read news about recent or important events and right away form our opinions? We often think that the news must be true. But […]



Towing Museum Holding Board of Directors Election

Aug 25th, 2017 | By | Category: Spotlight

The International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum (ITRHFM) has announced nominations are open for its board of directors election. 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 through […]



Webinars

Aug 18th, 2017 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

Webinars are seminars conducted over the internet. It’s a live education presentation during which participating viewers can submit questions and comments on the subject being presented. I’ve participated in several webinars and found them to be very useful. Even though some of the content of […]



Miller Industries Announces $20 Million Plant Expansion

Aug 18th, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

Miller Industries Towing Equipment Inc. has announced a $20 million expansion to their existing wrecker manufacturing facility in Ooltewah, Tenn. Part of this expansion is the addition of an over 30,000 SQFT new paint facility to provide a significant increase in wrecker production ability. The […]