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GPS

Aug 31st, 2018 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

I am totally challenged when it comes to driving and finding addresses. I don’t need “go east on Main Street” directions. I need “turn left on Main Street when you see the Ford dealership.” Many women I’ve talked to are the same – a bit […]



Beacon Software Announces New Features in Dispatch Anywhere

Aug 31st, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

Beacon Software has announced a new release of Dispatch Anywhere software with over 30 new features including a new accounting package with over 20 invoice styles, multiple statement styles, towing specific accounting reports, automated motor club billing and automatic invoicing and statements. In addition, Dispatch […]



Jerr-Dan Honors WATERS Truck on Its 80th Anniversary

Aug 31st, 2018 | By | Category: Industry News

Jerr-Dan Corporation, an Oshkosh Corporation Company (NYSE:OSK) salutes its distributor WATERS Truck and Tractor on their 80th milestone anniversary. The family owned business, led by fourth generation family members, has expanded to include Jerr-Dan towing and recovery equipment. “As WATERS celebrates this major milestone, we […]



Advance-Level Light-Duty Recovery Course at the Tennessee Tow Show

Aug 31st, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

A one-day, advance-level light-duty recovery course hosted by Wes Wilburn of the American Towing & Recovery Institute will be held September 12, 2018, in conjunction with the 2018 Tennessee Tow Show, Chattanooga Convention Center, Chattanooga, Tenn. Using hands-on sessions, the course will focus on aspects […]



Peterbilt Announces Driver-Safety Focused Options for Sleeper Models

Aug 24th, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

Peterbilt Motors Company announced two new options for models 567 and 579 trucks: the alert switch and the pass-through seat. These features were designed with input from influential driver groups like the Women in Trucking Association. Located in the sleeper control panel, the alert switch […]



Hino Trucks Announces Partnership with the New York Jets

Aug 24th, 2018 | By | Category: Industry News

Hino Trucks has announced an exclusive multi-year partnership with the New York Jets. The agreement marks the first professional sports partnership for Hino Trucks and brands them the official commercial truck of the New York Jets. “The New York Jets are extremely proud to be […]



Safety Symposium and Business Seminars Scheduled for Tennessee Tow Show

Aug 24th, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

The Tennessee Tow Show Safety Symposium to be held Thursday, September 13 will feature  towing operator safety topics including a roadside safety panel that will discuss ideas to protect towing operators on the roadside when Move Over laws are not enough, sessions on how to […]



Make the Call

Aug 17th, 2018 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

For all you tow ladies: If you haven’t talked to a tow lady friend lately, I encourage you to make the call today. This morning I received a phone call from a tow lady friend I haven’t talked to in two months. It was nice […]



AMSOIL Launches Three New Aerosol Cleaning Products

Aug 17th, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

AMSOIL has added three new products to its product lineup designed to give professional-strength cleaning capabilities to automotive and powersports consumers looking to protect their investments.   AMSOIL Mudslinger™ is a pretreatment specifically formulated to leave a non-stick surface that provides a protective layer against the accumulation […]



WTRAA Scholarship Committee Announces 2018 WTRAA Scholarship Recipients

Aug 17th, 2018 | By | Category: Industry News

The WTRAA Scholarship Committee, an integral part of the Women of the Towing and Recovery Association of America, awards scholarships to students who are children of towing company operators or owners. Applicants are evaluated for grade point average, community service, scholastic achievement and personal statements. […]