Recognizing the Signs of Vehicle Engine Damage

With each new light on the dash, we hold our breath as the thought of expensive bills flashes through our minds. As a car owner, preventative engine maintenance is one of the most important things you can do to keep your vehicle healthy and your wallet happy. Although it’s not always black and white when … Continue reading Recognizing the Signs of Vehicle Engine Damage

Read more

Alta Mere Franchisees in Denton, TX Thankful for Family, Staff and Community

When you’ve had as much success as John and Jaime Blanton, there is plenty for which to be thankful this holiday season.  But the Blantons, who own an Alta Mere/SmartView store in Denton, Texas, are grateful for more than just their store’s prosperity.  Their loving family, supportive community and dedicated employees are all reasons for … Continue reading Alta Mere Franchisees in Denton, TX Thankful for Family, Staff and Community

Read more

The Importance of Headlight Care

With the sun setting earlier in the last few weeks after the end of daylight saving time, most commuters are driving home at dusk or even in total darkness each evening. To stay safe in the darkness, it’s important to take time for necessary safety precautions.  That means properly maintaining your headlights to keep you, … Continue reading The Importance of Headlight Care

Read more

Moran Thanks its Veteran Franchise Owners

In honor of Veterans Day, Moran Family of Brands would like to salute the 15 franchise owners in our system who served in the military. We are also proud to announce Entrepreneur Magazine ranked Mr. Transmission/Milex Complete Auto Care as one of the top franchises for veterans.  The magazine based its ranking on each company’s … Continue reading Moran Thanks its Veteran Franchise Owners

Read more

Moran Franchisee Profile – Mr. Transmission/Milex’s Chris Robinson of Sycamore, IL

In order to earn a customer service award, you have to do more than deliver exactly what the customer needs, when they need it. You must go above and beyond the norm to offer an experience unlike any other for each person that enters the store. That’s why this month, we’re highlighting Chris Robinson, owner … Continue reading Moran Franchisee Profile – Mr. Transmission/Milex’s Chris Robinson of Sycamore, IL

Read more

Hints an Auto Repair Shop Isn’t Up to Snuff

Most vehicle owners share the struggle of finding an affordable and trustworthy auto repair shop. Without knowing the market, it can be difficult to find a knowledgeable and skilled mechanic with honest values. Don’t let the search discourage you! Every industry is plagued with a few rotten apples but for the most part, companies like … Continue reading Hints an Auto Repair Shop Isn’t Up to Snuff

Read more

The Advantages of Paint Protection

Paint protection film is a unique service offering that will not only protect your car’s paint job, but also ensure that every aspect of your car’s maintenance and preservation is taken care of for the secondary automotive market. Many drivers don’t realize that paint protection film is something that automotive accessory shops can offer their … Continue reading The Advantages of Paint Protection

Read more

Bad Habits That Are Destroying Your Car

Damage to your car begins accumulating the moment you drive it off the lot. We all know this, but there are ways to speed up this damage without even realizing it, setting yourself up for some hefty repair bills in the future. Unfortunately, many of the following are common habits, and Milex Complete Auto Care … Continue reading Bad Habits That Are Destroying Your Car

Read more

Mr. Transmission/Milex Franchisees Help Hurricane Harvey Recovery Efforts

In late August, southern Texas was pelted with heavy rains, storm surges and high winds, which devastated property in much of the area. Stories are still surfacing of the damage wreaked by Hurricane Harvey, and many experts estimate it will take at least a year for the area to return to normal. Gordon and Carolyn … Continue reading Mr. Transmission/Milex Franchisees Help Hurricane Harvey Recovery Efforts

Read more

How to augment the services you offer by opening a franchise alongside your independent auto shop

Small business owners will try any number of marketing ideas to bring in more customers. But with many of these tactics, the increase in traffic to your business is temporary. For a permanent boost to your business’ customer base, make a fundamental change, like adding on new services. By partnering with Moran Family of Brands … Continue reading How to augment the services you offer by opening a franchise alongside your independent auto shop

Read more