CAROLINA BEACH, N.C.-The North Carolina Tire Dealers & Retreaders Association has slated nine area meetings across the state in October and November to help members increase their profits. The association said the meetings will include product updates to assist members in selling more tires and services; seminars on innovative management and technical skills; and updates on the association's 16 benefits and services programs.
Three-hour employee training seminars on wheel alignment, air conditioning retrofit and ABS brakes will be conducted at selected area meetings. For owners and managers, a financial management seminar is slated for two of the area meetings.
The NCTDRA is conducting the meetings in cooperation with seven North Carolina suppliers which will show their latest products and programs on table top displays at each of the meetings.
The association said it reached 700 members in its last series of area meetings and hopes to draw 1,000 to the upcoming meetings. For more information, contact the NCTDRA, P.O. Box 1098, Carolina Beach, N.C. 28428; (910) 458-9091.