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4 Auto Shop Layout Ideas to Maximize Efficiency

In a world full of emerging auto repair trends like using modern mechanic shop software to automate processes, business owners have been busy trying to keep up with technological advancements over the last few years. However, fundamental principles such as changing your shop layout shouldn’t be forgotten when looking for ways to transform your business. …

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Part II │ Taking Your Auto Shop to the Top: Tips for Success from Four Industry Leaders

In Part I of our “Taking Your Auto Shop to the Top” webinar recap, four auto industry leaders discussed the impact of constantly evolving technology on repair shops. They discussed the importance of the tire business and explained how to implement sound marketing strategies to increase profitability. In the webinar, Bob Cooper, President of Elite …

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Part I │ Taking Your Auto Shop to the Top: Tips for Success from Four Industry Leaders

Is your auto shop keeping up with today’s constantly changing technology? Think about how far we’ve come—from the simple fossil fuel-powered engine to today’s more innovative ideas, such as cars that drive or park themselves, vehicles powered by electricity, and hybrids that run on alternative fuels. Modern automobiles are equipped with AI machine learning algorithms …

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Help Wanted: 3 Tips to Deal with the Automotive Tech Shortage

These days, auto repair shops can fix and service almost any vehicle. But there’s one challenge that’s proving to be a real headache—the automotive technician shortage. In fact, according to a 2020 study by TechForce Foundation, the statistics are grim. The study cites that the US auto repair industry will be short almost 642,000 techs …

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How Will Electrification Impact Independent Auto Repair Shops?

Electric vehicles (EVs) are on their way. Depending on where you live, the number of EVs on the roads may vary. But make no mistake, the transition to EVs is gaining momentum and will continue to do so over the next five to ten years—and beyond. An increased awareness of the benefits of EVs is …

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5 Common Mistakes Auto Shops Make that Impact the Bottom Line

Is your auto repair shop struggling to turn a profit? Use these financial tips from the Director of MoneyWrench to avoid the following common mistakes. Your shop management software doesn’t match your bookkeeping software. You don’t look at your financials often, or ever! You aren’t paying yourself properly. You treat your business cash as if …

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5 Marketing Ideas to Drive More Customers to Your Auto Repair Shop

At some point, you may have wondered: “How do I drive more customers to my shop to increase profitability?” Implementing an auto repair marketing plan is an excellent way to keep existing customers coming back while expanding your customer base. In this blog, we discuss some auto repair shop marketing ideas to transform your business! …

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