Rich Rogenski - along with his sister, Lisa Walters, and their father, Dick Rogenski - own Westside Tire & Service, a three-store dealership that continues to thrive and grow while operating in an economically struggling area.
Epicor Software Crop. has collaborated with automotive aftermarket technology provider Auto Repair Compare in the launch of a next-generation tool that enables consumers to receive repair quotes on a 24/7 basis.
Autel highlighted a number of products in its Specialty Equipment Market Association Show booth last week, including the MaxiTPMS TBE200, a hand-held tread depth measurement device that integrates with Autel’s MaxiTPMS ITS600 tool.
Dealers Are Handling Objections to High Tire Prices
November 9, 2022
With a national inflation rate of nearly 8.5%, you would be hard-pressed to find a consumer product that has not gone up in price. That includes tires - resulting in sticker shock for some consumers who have been out of the market for several years.
Vehicle Service Group is pairing its Rotary brand with TEXA USA, a designer and maker of diagnostic tools, for new products in Advanced Driver Assistance System solutions and the air conditioning repair space.
Repairify Inc. dba as asTech unveiled its new training program, the Repairify Institute, during the 2022 Specialty Equipment Market Association Show. The training focuses on adaptive learning, which allows students to work at their own pace and expand upon already-retained knowledge.
Hunter Engineering Co. unveiled its new Maverick center-clamp tire changer at this week's Specialty Equipment Market Association Show. The technician-controlled machine focuses on "flexibility, speed and safety," say Hunter officials.
Anyline Inc. has launched its new mobile tire tread scanning tool, which the company says works on any mobile device, uses artificial intelligence technology and accurately measures tire tread depth and wear.
The Tire Industry Association (TIA) held its annual membership meeting and press conference before the start of this year's Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas, Nev. Mason Hess, outgoing TIA president, handed over the gavel and presidential title to Jim Pangle.