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Jiffy Lube 6

How I Did It: The Ideal Growth Strategy

Newer Jiffy Lube franchisee, Stonebriar Auto Services, is looking to open over 150 locations. So, what's their growth strategy, especially with looking to be in so many spread-out markets? Staff writer Abby Patterson talks with Steve Isom, Stonebriar's executive vice president, on managing these franchises, dealing with roadblocks, and advice on their overall strategy.


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How I Did It: Adapting to the New Normal

With the stay-at-home orders in most states being lifted, operators are finally able to get back to work. However, it's safe to say there's a new normal that all businesses will need to adhere to. To help navigate, staff writer Abby Patterson talks with Scott Wheeler, President of Automotive Consultants Group, Inc., on what operators should expect and how to adapt to new customer expectations.


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Top Trends: Morris' Fast-Tizer

When COVID-19 shutdowns slowed business to a trickle, Illinois quick lube operator Morris Clement pivoted to the hand sanitizer production business. Listen to this illuminating episode about how it all came together.


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