Online news source features news and information for medium-duty and heavy-duty truck repair and maintenance specialists, with content categories including news, management, sales and marketing, service, parts, and training and special features including the "State of the Industry" series published in January. All articles are available free online, with newsletter subscriptions available upon request.
Online resource provides news and information for owners and operators of heavy-duty repair shops and conducts periodic reader polls on subjects such as profitability trends, technician training, social media used to generate new customers, workplace policies that boost efficiency, and fringe benefits offered to employees. Articles are available free online, with free subscription available upon request.
Bimonthly trade publication features news and information for owners and operators of mobile heavy duty repair and maintenance services, with topics covered in each issue including industry news and trends, business updates, company profiles, new technologies and equipment, policy and regulation, and safety, training, and certification. Current and archived digital editions can be viewed free online.
Market research study provides a detailed analysis of the service market for medium and heavy duty trucks and trailers, with topics covered in the study including component and non-component service practices, service shop practices, warranty services, contract maintenance, breakdown services, and service provider practices. Report highlights and detailed table of contents can be viewed free online.
Market research report provides an in-depth analysis of the heavy-duty vehicle aftermarket, with data provided including market estimates and forecasts by vehicle type (e.g., Class 4 to 6, Class 7 and 8), replacement parts (e.g., tires, batteries, brakes, filters, exhaust components, other), service channel (e.g., D-I-Y, original equipment seller, other service provider), and region (e.g., North America, U.S.).
Comprehensive report analyzes aftermarket demand for medium- and heavy-duty truck components, with information provided including historical and forecast demand by product type (e.g., mechanical, exterior and structural, and electrical and electronic), in-house service provider (e.g., owner-operator, fleet), outside service provider (e.g., independent garage, dealer, and other), and country (e.g., U.S.).
Market research report provides in-depth analysis of the medium and heavy-duty commercial vehicle maintenance and repair market, with topics covered in the report including aftermarket size, revenue by type of vehicle and component category, maintenance demand drivers and restraints, component manufacturing and distribution, and impact of the regulatory environment and technological changes.
Market analysis report provides industry statistics for a user-defined area on a national, state, county, metro area, or zip code level, with data provided including number of companies, market volume and sales trends, average company sales, sales per employee, staffing and employment trends, average employee wage, and business start up activity and failure rates. Sample report can be viewed online.
Financial benchmarking section of this report provides an analysis of industry income and expenses as a percentage of annual revenues for companies that provide repair and maintenance services for medium and heavy-duty trucks, with services provided including routine maintenance and repair and replacement of engines, transmissions, clutches, brakes, and other parts, systems, and components.
Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage rate data for various job positions in this service sector such as diesel shop foreman, diesel mechanic, and diesel technician, with companies for which salary or wage data is provided including Rush Enterprises, Inc., Penske Truck Leasing Co. L.P., Penske Corporation, MHC Kenworth/Murphy-Hoffman Company, Inc., and Ryder Systems, Inc.
Annual wage survey provides hourly and annual wage data on a national, state, and local area basis for personnel employed in this sector which includes companies that provide repair and maintenance services for commercial trucks and buses, with services provided including routine maintenance and repair and replacement of engines, transmissions, clutches, brakes, and other parts and components.