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June 2010 Issue

Publisher's Page: Map Out Your Game Plan

Sara Eastwood

There are critical changes with respect to products that you must be aware of and plan ahead for. Our industry faces an interesting and exciting crossroads.

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Eco-Luxury Good for Us and Our Planet
Vehicles| June 25, 2010

Eco-Luxury Good for Us and Our Planet

The 2010 Mercedes-Benz S400 Hybrid achieves an ideal state of being: Going green sans sacrifices but with sustainable indulgence.

Accounts Receivable and Collections Management
Operations| June 25, 2010

Accounts Receivable and Collections Management

To succeed as an operator on any level, you must master the basics of billing, collections, and finance. Failing to do so will squeeze your cash flow. Dealing with business transactions in a timely and efficent manner will create a sound foundation for your company to grow upon in the future. Developing and maintaining the basic habit of timely billing, collection and finance is the key way to guarantee the success of your business.
Atlanta Operator Becomes First in Region to Buy Royale Fusions
People| June 10, 2010

Atlanta Operator Becomes First in Region to Buy Royale Fusions

Topper Worldwide, a chauffeured transportation provider, added three Royale Ford Fusion Hybrid Ls to its fleet in April with another three on order. By adding the Fusion Hybrid L to its fleet, Topper as of May was the only operator in Atlanta with full-sized hybrid sedans.

Let’s Make a Deal: Buying, Selling, or Merging your Company
Operations| June 10, 2010

Let’s Make a Deal: Buying, Selling, or Merging your Company

In this economy, many operators are selling their businesses to larger companies or people ready to plunge into the industry without starting from the ground up. Others are merging, hoping that two companies combining resources may provide more stability for success. Maybe you are doing so well that you want to buy out your struggling competitors. All of these transactions require plenty of planning and performing due diligence with data on hand to make the best deal for the parties involved.
Shade Tree Mechanics Can Cool Expenses
Vehicles| June 1, 2010

Shade Tree Mechanics Can Cool Expenses

Small operators save money performing repairs and maintenance on their own while paying wholesale prices for parts.

New Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Model Carries Limo Appeal
Vehicles| June 1, 2010

New Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Model Carries Limo Appeal

 Daimler Vans USA speeded up parts delivery, started a dealer training program for Sprinter technicians, and adopted a new ordering system.

Limos Make The Grade
Operations| June 1, 2010

Limos Make The Grade

Young students love limousines, so what better way to reward their academic achievement — and charm future customers — than with a limo ride?

HANDLING BIG EVENTS: What Bus Operators Need To Know
Industry Research| June 1, 2010

HANDLING BIG EVENTS: What Bus Operators Need To Know

Travel planners at Convention and Visitors Bureaus (CVBs), a destination management company, and a private nonprofit tell how they choose big bus service. Learn 7 key ways motorcoach operators can impress travel planners.

General Aviation Bringing A Slow Return
Industry Research| June 1, 2010

General Aviation Bringing A Slow Return

The jet charter segment took a huge hit during the recession. How has it changed and to what extent is it coming back?

The LCT Great Limo Race — Part 2
Industry Research| June 1, 2010

The LCT Great Limo Race — Part 2

An ongoing feature of five new operators building their companies: As LCT’s Great Limo Race continues, our focus group of operators keeps building their businesses.

PUB PAGE: So You Want to be A Meeting Planner?
Industry Research| June 1, 2010

PUB PAGE: So You Want to be A Meeting Planner?

If you want to help clients with group events, then you must avoid four key pitfalls to growing your services.

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