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Tow Times Facebook Poll

Sep 13th, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

On our Tow Times Facebook page, we asked readers: “In your opinion, what is the main thing the general public doesn’t understand about the towing business?” The response? Three primary items: the clear majority answered operating costs (“The operating costs it takes to run a […]



Wall of the Fallen Ceremony and Unveiling

Aug 30th, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

The Wall of the Fallen Ceremony and Unveiling will be held at the International Towing and Recovery Museum on Saturday, September 21, 2013. The Ceremony will honor towers who have lost their lives in the line of duty. An image of the 2013 honorees is […]



Stolen Tow Truck Alert

Aug 23rd, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

Towing equipment distributor Lynch Chicago reports that a tow truck was stolen from their Lynch Truck Center location in Waterford, Wis., on August 4. Please note the following truck description and photos. Anyone with information about the truck is encouraged to call 800-236-0089.   Description: […]



Ford Trucks and Toby Keith Hammer Down Tour Sweepstakes

Aug 16th, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

Ford Motor Company and entertainment superstar Toby Keith will award a new Ford F-150 with EcoBoost® to one lucky winner in the Hammer Down Tour Sweepstakes. The winner will be able to choose any 2014 model year Ford F-150 with EcoBoost that has an actual […]



Tennessee Tow Show Alert

Aug 13th, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

Hotel rooms are filling up fast in Chattanooga for the upcoming Tennessee Tow Show to be held September 19-21. Exhibitor booth space is 95 percent sold and show attendees will have the opportunity to browse a wide range of towing and recovery equipment and related […]



Statewide Towing Association Golf Outing

Aug 12th, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

There are a few openings available for the Fourth Annual Statewide Towing Association Golf Outing to be held Tuesday, August 13, 2013 (tomorrow) at the Blackstone National Golf Club in Sutton, Mass. Today is the deadline to get in on the action. There will be […]



Enter the Tow Times/Tennessee Tow Show Facebook Contests

Aug 2nd, 2013 | By | Category: Features, Spotlight

Make your trip to the Tennessee Tow Show even more fun with the Tow Times/Tennessee Tow Show Facebook Contests. Ready to roll out a winning Recycle Ranger video? Or jot down a jingle? Grab your phone or camera and film away. Go to the Tow Times […]



American Towing & Recovery Institute

Jul 26th, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

Wes Wilburn Consulting and www.towco-op.com have merged into the American Towing & Recovery Institute (AT&RI), a not for profit membership-based organization focused on areas of common interest for member companies. Founded by Wes Wilburn, the organization plans to add additional training venues for members and […]



CAA Continues Support of Survivor Fund

Jul 12th, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

Source: CAA For the sixth year in a row, CAA is proud to make a financial contribution to the Survivor Fund of the International Towing & Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum. “As Canada’s largest provider of roadside assistance, CAA understands the risks faced every […]



AAA Honors Four Top Roadside Service Providers with Excellence Award

Jul 5th, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

AAA honored four roadside assistance companies with the 2013 AAA/CAA Service Providers of Excellence gold-level award during its annual Automotive Conference in San Diego. These award-winning businesses were selected by a panel of AAA/CAA club executives and judged on service excellence, innovative business practices, and […]