TITLE

Machine gives vehicles quick 'blood test'

AUTHOR(S)
Harris, Donna
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;6/4/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5933, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with developments related to the United States automobile services industry as of June 4, 2001. On-site engine analysis from Jiffy Lube International Inc.; Usefulness of MotorCheck analysis machines from Global Technovations Inc.; Extension of Kmart Corp.'s agreement with Penske Auto Centers; Inclusion of bumper bars to Ford's bulk-purchase program.
ACCESSION #
4660457

 

Related Articles

  • Women's Board Announces Scholarship.  // Motor Age;Sep2003, Vol. 122 Issue 9, p77 

    Reports on the plan of the Car Care Council Women's Board to present a scholarship to a technology student in the U.S. Value of the scholarship grant; Role of Jiffy Lube International Inc. in the scholarship.

  • Low sales led Penske to leave Kmart. Snavely, Brent // Automotive News;4/15/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5979, p54 

    Reports the decision of Penske Corp. executive Roger Penske to conclude partnership with Kmart Corp. in Penske Auto Centers LLC in Detroit, Michigan. History of Penske Corp.; Closure of dealerships; Sales profile of the company.

  • Jiffy Lube emphasizes nat'l experience. Halliday, Jean // Advertising Age;12/16/1996, Vol. 67 Issue 51, p8 

    Announces the advertising campaign of Jiffy Lube International. The emphasis on experience as a national chain; The theme from Smith Advertising; The effect on Jiffy Lube of parent company Pennzoil Products switching to a different agency; The anticipated launch of the campaign in 1997.

  • Jiffy Lube acquires 11 Mr. Lube centers.  // Aftermarket Business;10/01/96, Vol. 106 Issue 10, p12 

    Reports on Jiffy Lube International Inc.'s acquisition of 11 Mr. Lube service centers. Locations of the service centers; Impact of the acquisition.

  • Looking out for number one. Brown, P.B. // Inc.;Apr89, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p165 

    Discusses Jiffy Lube CEO Jim Hindman's attempts to make his company number one in its industry, basic car maintenance, in just a few minutes. Advantages of being number one; Effects of Jiffy Lube's rapid growth; Debt reduction. INSET: First rites (Behaving like a market leader).;Our reporter...

  • Jiffy Lube International Inc.  // Motor Age;Mar2000, Vol. 119 Issue 3, p52 

    Announces the winners of Jiffy Lube International Inc.'s Signature Sweepstakes promotion. Complementary prizes for Jiffy Lube employees.

  • Kmart sells auto centers to Penske.  // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;9/26/1995, Vol. 170 Issue 58, p27 

    Reports on Kmart Corp.'s sale of inventory, equipment and other assets of its automotive service centers to Penske Corp.

  • Penske to acquire Kmart auto service.  // Discount Store News;10/16/95, Vol. 34 Issue 20, p7 

    Reports on the acquisition of the auto service centers of Kmart by Penske Corp. Terms of the deal; Background of the auto service centers; Plans of Penske for the auto service centers.

  • Kmart's Penske deal also good for Detroit.  // Crain's Detroit Business;10/2/95, Vol. 11 Issue 40, p6 

    Opinion. Looks at the advantages of the sale of Kmart Corp.'s automotive service centers in Detroit, Michigan to Penske Auto Center Inc. Use of revenue from the sale in improving Kmart's core business; Retention of jobs in Detroit.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics