Lubes in the News

Oil change companies making headlines this week:

• EZ Lube kicks off safe-driving campaign for teens.

• Indiana Jiffy Lube closes its doors. To be replaced with an apartment complex.

• Ohio lube shop victim of a break-in.

• Florida VIOC franchisee lands a nearly $2.4 million loan.

• Valvoline expands roadside assistance program.

• Breaking ground on a new 6,000-square-foot Kwik Kar facility in Texas.

• Louisiana operator runs for public office — assessor of St. Tammany parish (that’s what they call “counties” in Louisiana!).

• Interesting feature on Jiffy Lube University, the training program at Jiffy Lube.

• The largest “fast lube” chain outside the United States (150 shops and counting) celebrates its 10th anniversary.

(This post written while listening to “Buddy Holly” by Weezer.)

About National Oil & Lube News

National Oil & Lube News is the fast oil change industry's oldest and largest trade publication. Started in 1986 by Steve Hurt (a former fast lube owner) and David Arrington, NOLN has grown and evolved right alongside the fast lube industry. Here at NOLN, our aim is to help fast lube operators with every facet of their business, from operations to technical issues. Our monthly magazine and this regularly updated website contain everything from technical tips, recall announcements and service guides to articles on handling customer complaints, building your brand and making your business the best it can be. With tips and advice from experts both inside and outside the industry, you're sure to learn something that can help your fast lube business grow and prosper.
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