Companies around the industry making headlines this week:
• A nice feature on Lucas Oil and its attempt to go toe-to-toe with the “big dogs” in the motor oil business.
• Safety-Kleen expands its business.
• Wal-Mart launches a website where employees can sound off on issues, after closing a unionized Tire & Lube Express Center in Canada.
• Police identify a fast lube robber.
• A report that consumers might be neglecting maintenance on their vehicles.