NATSO and the NATSO Foundation provide solutions to truckstop and travel plaza challenges by providing education uniquely tailored to the industry including a number of resources on truckstop operations.
NATSO Chairman's Circle member Federated Insurance is providing NATSO members with several resources for Fire Prevention Week, running October 6–12, 2013.
Every year, business owners experience property losses totaling billions of dollars due to fire. Investigation into the cause of these fires found that, if consistent attention had been paid to a few very specific exposures, most of these losses could have been prevented.
Managing an exposure like fire is not a yearly, monthly, or even weekly activity—it is a daily activity. Fires can destroy not only buildings and property, but also people’s livelihoods, sense of security, succession plan, and community at large.
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Many truckstop and travel plaza owners have questions about the bathing rooms, also called shower rooms, at their locations. The requirements under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) regarding bathing rooms are not new. They were first required in the 1991 ADA Standards but they have been misinterpreted for the past 20 years.
Petro Dodge City #397 is located in Hanceville, Ala., which is positioned perfectly between Birmingham and Huntsville. With a brand new truck repair shop and renovations in the works, they are also positioned to grow.
Sales visits are one of the best opportunities for industry suppliers to build relationships and secure sales with truckstop and travel plaza operators. But for a sales visit to be effective, it has to meet the needs of all involved. To help suppliers better understand what operators look for in a sales visit, Highway Business Matters sat down with Seth Miller of Petro Travel Store #353 in Portage, Wis., and David Shoemaker of Shoemaker’s Travel Center in Lincoln, Neb., to get their top tips for quality sales meetings.
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When reviewing the 2010 ADA Standards regarding accessible toilet rooms the biggest change is...
As truckstops and travel plazas undergo change, many are finding themselves with empty offices...
In today’s information-overloaded business world, we often find ourselves deluged with literally...
As the intermediate editor of NATSO News Weekly (NNW), NATSO's electronic newsletter, I invite...
The December issue of The NATSO Show magazine is out! For two and half days, the industry...
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