UNIONTOWN, Ohio — About a year ago, I wrote a column in which I asked our readers whether they have a pet at their dealerships, and it turns out many of you do. So most of you will understand the emotional roller coaster I'm about to take you on.
AKRON — Contemporary operating procedure at automotive service facilities should emphasize patience and empathy, ... and by contemporary, I mean recent history — the time since the appearance of the coronavirus pandemic.
The retreading industry continues to change. Today there are around 640 retread plants due to continued industry consolidation, including many plants that retread up to 500 tires a day, a volume unheard of 20 years ago.
TAMPA, Fla. — What an opportunity: School closures. Cruise ships anchored. Flights canceled. All residuals from the recent COVID-19 protocols. But there are many other things that individuals can do while waiting for the virus to run its course?