Are You Selling Luxury Or A Commodity?

Are You Selling Luxury Or A Commodity?
JULY Publisher's Page: Why your service should strive to enhance the lifestyle of your clients. Original link
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New York Couple Swaps Roles, Succeeds Together

New York Couple Swaps Roles, Succeeds Together
eNews Exclusive: Nancy Vargas may have switched titles with her husband Mike, but the two are equals in growing the company as a team. Original link
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Self-Driving Cars Still Have Long Way To Go On Trust

Self-Driving Cars Still Have Long Way To Go On Trust
Before driverless vehicles become commonplace on the road, there are some challenges to overcome. Original link
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Family Of Man Killed By Driver Accuses Uber Of Negligence

Family Of Man Killed By Driver Accuses Uber Of Negligence
The TNC is being blamed for not enforcing its rule that independent contractors can’t carry guns. Original link
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How To Manage Smoother Group Travel

How To Manage Smoother Group Travel
These tips can be applied to any service that wants to create memorable experiences. Original link
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What Growth Of Solo Travel Means For Luxury Service

What Growth Of Solo Travel Means For Luxury Service
Service providers can find new opportunties for pampering and transporting a flexible and growing client niche. Original link
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California Limo Companies Agree To Merge

California Limo Companies Agree To Merge
Bakersfield Limousine and Transport will take on some staff members and vehicles of The Limousine Scene. Original link
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Gold Shield Brings Together Operator Trio

Gold Shield Brings Together Operator Trio
TJ Doyle, Jami Crouch, and David Monsey are combining their unique experiences under a new branch in Indianapolis. Original link
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Upselling, Downselling, And Everything In Between

Upselling, Downselling, And Everything In Between
JULY LCT Online Exclusive: How to train your salespeople to ask important questions that lead to more revenue. Original link
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How To Find Top Talent For Your Operations

How To Find Top Talent For Your Operations
JULY LCT Online Exclusive: A peer roundtable produces thought-provoking ideas for recruiting the right workers. Original link
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Navigator Attracts Younger, Tech-Savvy Consumers

Navigator Attracts Younger, Tech-Savvy Consumers
About half of those buying the luxury SUV are between the ages of 34 and 54. Original link
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2019 BMW 7 Series Interior Facelift Revealed

2019 BMW 7 Series Interior Facelift Revealed
The sedan was spotted with subtle cosmetic upgrades, a fully digital instrument panel, and updated infotainment display. Original link
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Happy Employees Create Memorable Client Experiences

Happy Employees Create Memorable Client Experiences
JULY LCT Online Exclusive: Why you should run an operation that values the well-being of its workers. Original link
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Used BMW 7-Series Full Of Premium Amenities

Used BMW 7-Series Full Of Premium Amenities
Vehicle Pick of the Week: This luxury sedan holds its chauffeured allure across the miles. Original link
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How AUTOsist Simplifies Fleet Maintenance & Management

How AUTOsist Simplifies Fleet Maintenance & Management
AUTOsist is an app that helps you manage your fleet of vehicles and other assets. Easily track maintenance, inspections, fuel, & other important records. Original link
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Creator Of Fleet Management App Starts Podcast

Creator Of Fleet Management App Starts Podcast
Zorrane Abdeali of Autosist wants to help operators keep up-to-date with an audio interview program. Original link
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Limo Vehicles Score High In J.D. Power Quality Study

Limo Vehicles Score High In J.D. Power Quality Study
Ford, Lincoln, Genesis, and BMW models of interest to the limousine industry got rated in the high-profile rankings. Original link
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Callin’ All Rough Riders Out Yonder To LCT East Show

Callin’ All Rough Riders Out Yonder To LCT East Show
Get ready to throw down for a rootin’ tootin’ rawhide smackin’ good time at one helluva rodeo of a trade show. Original link
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Trust In Self-Driving Cars Dropped In the Last Six Months

Trust In Self-Driving Cars Dropped In the Last Six Months
Baby Boomers are still the most fearful of driverless vehicles. Original link
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Denver Police Raid Pot Tour Limo Buses

Denver Police Raid Pot Tour Limo Buses
Passengers and tour guides were cited for public consumption, cannabis possession, clean air violations, and unlawful acts. Original link
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Fact Book And Summit Show The Way Through Disruption

Fact Book And Summit Show The Way Through Disruption
JUNE LCT Publisher's Page: Our two brand flagships provide ample ideas and benchmarks to navigate the new business scene. Original link
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FMCSA Updates Personal Conveyance Rules

FMCSA Updates Personal Conveyance Rules
If you operate CMVs, here's some important information you should know. Personal conveyance is the movement of a commercial motor vehicle (CMV) for personal use while off-duty. A driver may record time operating a CMV for personal conveyance as off-duty only when the driver is relieved from work and all...
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Just The Facts: Industry Success Draws On New Sources

Just The Facts: Industry Success Draws On New Sources
Nothing but the facts By this time in the decade, we should have all been either fading away or dwindling in a ground transportation market overrun by Uber and transportation network companies (TNCs). Past speakers and forecasters said operators would be done in by the one-touch world, all-apps all the...
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ELD Exemption Webinar

ELD Exemption Webinar
ELD Exemption Webinar Learn whether or not you actually need ELDs as a luxury transportation company. Joe Guinn and Chris Przybylski of Limo and Bus Compliance discuss what you need to know about these devices. Learn whether or not you actually need ELDs as a luxury transportation...
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Uber, Lyft Subpoenaed To Reveal Driver Classification

Uber, Lyft Subpoenaed To Reveal Driver Classification
(Photo: Flickr user 5chw4r7z) San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera's subpoenas come in the wake of an April 30 California Supreme Court decision that tightened the definition of independent contractors within the state. The court, ruling in the case of drivers for a Southern California package delivery company, said workers...
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Minnesota Chauffeur Saves Suicidal Man’s Life

Minnesota Chauffeur Saves Suicidal Man’s Life
At 10:30 p.m. on a punishingly hot Saturday, chauffeur Chey Eisenman had just dropped off a client when she parked her car and took a walk to clear her head. She’d queued up her music and headed from the Cathedral of St. Paul toward the Minnesota State Capitol, walking along...
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Four Tips For Chasing Success In The Travel Industry

Four Tips For Chasing Success In The Travel Industry
Here are some ideas to apply to grow your business courtesy of four travel industry executives. Original link
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Miami Operator Launches New Company

Miami Operator Launches New Company
Luxury transportation industry veteran Alex Malek has started 305 Transportation to provide boutique five-star service to the area. Original link
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Making Time To Become A Sales Pro

Making Time To Become A Sales Pro
Nina Parson says involvement is the key to creating vital connections and getting people to recognize your name and face. Original link
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Women Leaders Define Luxury Today And Tomorrow

Women Leaders Define Luxury Today And Tomorrow
Differentiation is still the hallmark of luxury, as evidenced by the fact that personalized experiences increasingly resonate. Original link
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The Technology Train – Get On it or Wave Goodbye

The Technology Train – Get On it or Wave Goodbye
Industries all over the world are preparing to be disrupted...what are you doing about it? Original link
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Boston Operator Drives Girl With Rare Disorder To Hospital

Boston Operator Drives Girl With Rare Disorder To Hospital
Steve Hipolito of Silver City Limousine saw a Facebook post about the family and now takes them to monthly appointments for free. Original link
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Uber’s New Panic Button Now Live In US

Uber’s New Panic Button Now Live In US
Just in case you needed to dial 911, you can now do so directly from the app. Original link
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Uber’s New Panic Button Now Live In US

Uber’s New Panic Button Now Live In US
Article June 3, 2018 JUNE LCT Publisher's Page: Our two brand flagships provide ample ideas and benchmarks to navigate the new business scene. Article June 1, 2018 JUNE LCT: For all the talk of Uber and TNCs, the luxury ground transportation...
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The Technology Train – Get On it or Wave Goodbye

The Technology Train – Get On it or Wave Goodbye
Don't miss the tech train; Blink and it'll be gone. I’m still reeling from all of the information I gleaned from the recent LCT Technology Summit in Miami. I really didn’t know what to expect since the world around us is filled with technology evolving at a rapid pace. There...
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Miami Operator Launches New Company

Miami Operator Launches New Company
Alex Malek of 305 Transportation MIAMI, Fla. — With nearly 20 years focused on providing luxury transportation services for clients around the world, industry veteran Alex Malek has launched 305 Transportation to create a specialized company aimed at offering attentive boutique five-star services for the luxury market. Based in Miami,...
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Making Time To Become A Sales Pro

Making Time To Become A Sales Pro
(l to r) Amber Slone, wedding & leisure sales manager, and Nina Parson, director of sales and marketing for A Touch of Class Limousine Service VALLEY CITY, Ohio — It’s hard to find great, dedicated salespeople. If you play all the roles at your company, it’s even more difficult to...
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Women Leaders Define Luxury Today And Tomorrow

Women Leaders Define Luxury Today And Tomorrow
Article June 3, 2018 JUNE LCT Publisher's Page: Our two brand flagships provide ample ideas and benchmarks to navigate the new business scene. Article June 1, 2018 JUNE LCT: For all the talk of Uber and TNCs, the luxury ground transportation...
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Four Tips For Chasing Success In The Travel Industry

Four Tips For Chasing Success In The Travel Industry
Article June 3, 2018 JUNE LCT Publisher's Page: Our two brand flagships provide ample ideas and benchmarks to navigate the new business scene. Article June 1, 2018 JUNE LCT: For all the talk of Uber and TNCs, the luxury ground transportation...
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Boston Operator Drives Girl With Rare Disorder To Hospital

Boston Operator Drives Girl With Rare Disorder To Hospital
Doctor appointments are tough enough, so one operator decided he wanted to help. A Bridgewater girl with a rare genetic disorder is riding in style to her appointments at Boston Children's Hospital. Mary Alice Tryda, 8, was born with a disorder that affects her muscles, joints, hearing, sight, and skin....
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Tesla, Uber Crashes Spotlight Automatic Emergency Braking

Tesla, Uber Crashes Spotlight Automatic Emergency Braking
Article June 3, 2018 JUNE LCT Publisher's Page: Our two brand flagships provide ample ideas and benchmarks to navigate the new business scene. Video May 31, 2018 Learn whether or not you actually need ELDs as a luxury transportation company. Joe...
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Global Companies Welcome Johnson as Affiliate Director

Global Companies Welcome Johnson as Affiliate Director
Mary Johnson is Director of Affiliate Relations for three companies Payson, Ariz — Familiar industry face Mary Johnson is forging a new path for affiliate managers in the industry by now serving as the director of affiliate relations for three companies. In addition to her role with...
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DriverSchedule.com Launches Full-Featured App

DriverSchedule.com Launches Full-Featured App
Chauffeur Driven is the limousine and chauffeured ground transportation industry's leading resource | Sitemap Original link Original author: Chauffeur
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KLS Limousine Service Celebrates Two Big Weekends Serving Coachella Acts

KLS Limousine Service Celebrates Two Big Weekends Serving Coachella Acts
Chauffeur Driven is the limousine and chauffeured ground transportation industry's leading resource | Sitemap Original link Original author: Chauffeur
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L.A. West Rolls First Sprinter Off Production Line

L.A. West Rolls First Sprinter Off Production Line
L to R: Nation’s Bus CEO Chip Osborne with L.A. West’s Founder Vern Kauffman, Business Manager Paula Sterling, and Vice President of Sales Kevin Kropf as the first Sprinter comes off the builder’s production line Statesville, N.C. — Luxury coach builder L.A. West has announced that the...
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Prevost Hosts Ride and Drive 2018 Event in Maryland

Prevost Hosts Ride and Drive 2018 Event in Maryland
Ride and Drive 2018 attendees receive tour of Volvo Powertrain Manufacturing Facility in Hagerstown, Md. Sainte-Claire, QC — Prevost took pleasure in hosting its signature Ride and Drive 2018 event in late April in Hagerstown, Md. Close to 50 operators from 30 coach companies throughout the U.S....
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ZBest Worldwide Celebrates First Year in Washington D.C. Area

ZBest Worldwide Celebrates First Year in Washington D.C. Area
Chauffeur Driven is the limousine and chauffeured ground transportation industry's leading resource | Sitemap Original link Original author: Chauffeur
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Mini Bus Limo Is Large And In Charge

Mini Bus Limo Is Large And In Charge
Pick of the Week: This vehicle is ready to take to the streets for a retail night out or corporate get-together. Original link
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Tech Changing What Defines Premium Auto Brands

Tech Changing What Defines Premium Auto Brands
The traditional features of vehicles are being joined (and to varying degrees supplanted) by newer, tech-enabled variables. Original link
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Mini Bus Limo Is Large And In Charge

Mini Bus Limo Is Large And In Charge
Used 2007 Turtle Top Chevrolet C5500 mini bus limo (interior) FONTANA, Calif. — This used 2007 Chevrolet C5500 mini bus limo built by Turtle Top now for sale on limoforsale.com for $42,995 at 76,000 miles can fit up to 28 passengers. This makes it a great fit for a diverse...
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Tech Changing What Defines Premium Auto Brands

Tech Changing What Defines Premium Auto Brands
News May 28, 2018 Pick of the Week: This vehicle is ready to take to the streets for a retail night out or corporate get-together. News May 23, 2018 Faced with  investigations two months after a fatal accident, the TNC plans...
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Uber Scraps Driverless Program In Arizona

Uber Scraps Driverless Program In Arizona
Faced with  investigations two months after a fatal accident, the TNC plans to regroup its venture for another day and place. Original link
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Uber Scraps Driverless Program In Arizona

Uber Scraps Driverless Program In Arizona
An Uber driverless test vehicle on the streets (Creative Commons file shot) Uber has shuttered its self-driving testing program in Arizona and laid off close to 300 workers there — most of them test drivers, or “vehicle operators” — two months after one of its autonomous cars killed a pedestrian,...
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How To Drive Safely At Sunrise And Sunset

How To Drive Safely At Sunrise And Sunset
Here's how to make sure you don't let the sun interfere with safe fleet driving. Original link
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How To Drive Safely At Sunrise And Sunset

How To Drive Safely At Sunrise And Sunset
How To Drive Safely At Sunrise And Sunset Here's how to make sure you don't let the sun interfere with safe fleet driving. Here's how to make sure you don't let the sun interfere with safe fleet driving. Popular Videos ELD Exemption Webinar ...
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New Jersey Limo Group Event Draws Strong Support

New Jersey Limo Group Event Draws Strong Support
The annual Limousine Association of New Jersey fundraiser has long served as a role model for industry togetherness. Original link
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New Jersey Limo Group Event Draws Strong Support

New Jersey Limo Group Event Draws Strong Support
LCT Publisher Sara Eastwood-Richardson spoke to attendees of the annual Limousine Association of New Jersey auction event, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 in West Orange, N.J. (photo: LCT) WEST ORANGE, N.J. — The Limousine Association of New Jersey raised close to $19,000 at its 16th annual auction event May 16, gaining...
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Avoid Sunrise, Sunset Visual Dangers When Driving

Avoid Sunrise, Sunset Visual Dangers When Driving
VIDEO: Any chauffeur or driver should be reminded of these common sense tips when lighting conditions change. Original link
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Avoid Sunrise, Sunset Visual Dangers When Driving

Avoid Sunrise, Sunset Visual Dangers When Driving
VIDEO: How To Drive Safely At Sunrise And Sunset Sunrise and sunset are two of the most dangerous times to be behind the wheel because the driver's view and vision are compromised. It's due to the fact that the light sky prevents a driver's eyes from adjusting to the dark...
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Upcoming Webinar: Do You Really Need ELDs?

Upcoming Webinar: Do You Really Need ELDs?
Joe Guinn and Chris Przybylski of Limo & Bus Compliance will help operators understand what's required for their fleet. Original link
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Upcoming Webinar: Do You Really Need ELDs?

Upcoming Webinar: Do You Really Need ELDs?
Joe Guinn There is much confusion surrounding the ELD (electronic logging devices) mandate. People have been told by companies selling these devices that all operators must have them to complete a sale. Even some of the inspectors are telling companies they are required because they don't understand how chauffeured transportation...
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How Top-Notch Service Gets You Through Tough Times

How Top-Notch Service Gets You Through Tough Times
eNews Exclusive: Michael Birmingham started his company right after 9/11 and succeeded despite a bad economic climate thanks to client word of mouth. Original link
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Want A Flight That Leaves On Time? Grab An Early One.

Want A Flight That Leaves On Time? Grab An Early One.
About nine out of 10 flights departing major U.S. airports between 6 and 8 a.m. took off on time over 12 months. Original link
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How Top-Notch Service Gets You Through Tough Times

How Top-Notch Service Gets You Through Tough Times
Michael Birmingham, president of Birmingham Limo TOLEDO, Ohio — Michael Birmingham, president of Birmingham Limo , decided to start his business at a time when most people would have probably advised against it.  He was working for another luxury transportation company as a full-time chauffeur until 9/11 happened. After going...
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Want A Flight That Leaves On Time? Grab An Early One.

Want A Flight That Leaves On Time? Grab An Early One.
Article June 3, 2018 JUNE LCT Publisher's Page: Our two brand flagships provide ample ideas and benchmarks to navigate the new business scene. Article June 1, 2018 JUNE LCT: For all the talk of Uber and TNCs, the luxury ground transportation...
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How To Ensure Your Marketing Opt-Ins Don’t Cast You Out

How To Ensure Your Marketing Opt-Ins Don’t Cast You Out
A new set of rules tighten how and when you can ask clients to receive your e-marketing. Original link
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How To Ensure Your Marketing Opt-Ins Don’t Cast You Out

How To Ensure Your Marketing Opt-Ins Don’t Cast You Out
When someone books with you, you can no longer automatically add them to your email marketing lists. The client or consumer will have to choose to be added to your marketing lists before checkout, which means no more automatic opt-ins. Are you ready for May 25? This is the day...
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CEO Tells Congress Nation Needs Thriving Bus Industry

CEO Tells Congress Nation Needs Thriving Bus Industry
Operator and former UMA chairman Dale Krapf promotes motorcoaches to a Congressional subcommittee. Original link
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CEO Tells Congress Nation Needs Thriving Bus Industry

CEO Tells Congress Nation Needs Thriving Bus Industry
Krapf Group CEO and former UMA Chairman Dale Krapf (front) appears before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee’s Highways and Transit Subcommittee on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 (photo: UMA) WASHINGTON, D.C. -- A leading national ground transportation executive, Dale Krapf, testified May 22 before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee’s...
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Motorcoach Sales Held Steady In First Quarter

Motorcoach Sales Held Steady In First Quarter
New bus sales are slightly down compared to last year, while used sales are slightly up. Original link
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Motorcoach Sales Held Steady In First Quarter

Motorcoach Sales Held Steady In First Quarter
The limousine industry has seen an increase in motorcoach purchases as operators enter the large group transportation market. (LCT file photo) WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The American Bus Association Foundation (ABAF) this week released the first quarter 2018 Motorcoach Builder Survey , which shows a slight dip year over year in...
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DriverSchedule.com Launches Full-Featured App

DriverSchedule.com Launches Full-Featured App
The product saves fleet operations time and improves communication and accuracy when managing drivers. Original link
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DriverSchedule.com Launches Full-Featured App

DriverSchedule.com Launches Full-Featured App
A business can never stand still with technology; you always need to keep pace with it to ensure your business remains relevant, says operator Michael Lindsey, founder of DriverSchedule.com. The complete HR suite and driver scheduler can save operators money. Many companies are paying for multiple products that together don’t...
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Bus Company Wants To Make Long-Distance Travel Cool

Bus Company Wants To Make Long-Distance Travel Cool
German company FlixBus has taken over Europe; now it’s looking to conquer the U.S. Original link
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Bus Company Wants To Make Long-Distance Travel Cool

Bus Company Wants To Make Long-Distance Travel Cool
FlixBus is hard to miss with its signature lime green and bright orange colors (Photo: FlixBus) Since launching in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has exploded into the largest bus network in Europe, transporting 40 million passengers last year, and stealing business away from national train services. Last week it revved...
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Lyft Driver Kicks Gay Couple Out After Kiss

Lyft Driver Kicks Gay Couple Out After Kiss
The two male college students in Indiana claim the act was discriminatory. Original link
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Lyft Driver Kicks Gay Couple Out After Kiss

Lyft Driver Kicks Gay Couple Out After Kiss
Article June 3, 2018 JUNE LCT Publisher's Page: Our two brand flagships provide ample ideas and benchmarks to navigate the new business scene. Article June 1, 2018 JUNE LCT: For all the talk of Uber and TNCs, the luxury ground transportation...
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Maybach SUV To Feature Chauffeur Mode

Maybach SUV To Feature Chauffeur Mode
The concept vehicle looks like a wonderful place to ride along as a passenger. Original link
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Maybach SUV To Feature Chauffeur Mode

Maybach SUV To Feature Chauffeur Mode
News May 28, 2018 Pick of the Week: This vehicle is ready to take to the streets for a retail night out or corporate get-together. News May 28, 2018 The traditional features of vehicles are being joined (and to varying degrees...
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Get Ready For The Redesigned 2019 Audi A8

Get Ready For The Redesigned 2019 Audi A8
For all the stuff that comes standard on the luxury sedan, $83,800 is a comparative good deal. Original link
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Get Ready For The Redesigned 2019 Audi A8

Get Ready For The Redesigned 2019 Audi A8
News May 28, 2018 Pick of the Week: This vehicle is ready to take to the streets for a retail night out or corporate get-together. News May 28, 2018 The traditional features of vehicles are being joined (and to varying degrees...
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Escalade And Navigator Go Toe-To-Toe

Escalade And Navigator Go Toe-To-Toe
Vehicle Review: Which of the luxury SUVs comes out on top? Original link
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Escalade And Navigator Go Toe-To-Toe

Escalade And Navigator Go Toe-To-Toe
News May 28, 2018 Pick of the Week: This vehicle is ready to take to the streets for a retail night out or corporate get-together. News May 28, 2018 The traditional features of vehicles are being joined (and to varying degrees...
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2019 Chevrolet Suburban Adds 6.2-Liter V-8 Option

2019 Chevrolet Suburban Adds 6.2-Liter V-8 Option
Magnetic ride control brings improved body control on all Performance package models. Original link
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2019 Chevrolet Suburban Adds 6.2-Liter V-8 Option

2019 Chevrolet Suburban Adds 6.2-Liter V-8 Option
News May 28, 2018 Pick of the Week: This vehicle is ready to take to the streets for a retail night out or corporate get-together. News May 28, 2018 The traditional features of vehicles are being joined (and to varying degrees...
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Large Limo Bus Doesn't Seem Used At All

Large Limo Bus Doesn't Seem Used At All
Pick of the Week: It's being sold by a company that strives to be known for having the cleanest vehicles in their area. Original link
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Large Limo Bus Doesn't Seem Used At All

Large Limo Bus Doesn't Seem Used At All
Used 2014 Freightliner M2 motorcoach limo built by Tiffany Coachworks TUCSON, Ariz. — When people hear the phrase "used vehicle," it may at first trigger concerns of possible defects. This used 2014 Freightliner M2 limo bus built by Tiffany Coachworks certainly defies that stereotype. It's now for sale on limoforsale.com...
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Uber Low Pay Scrapes The Minimum Wage Level

Uber Low Pay Scrapes The Minimum Wage Level
While the numbers are hard to pin down, the reality is drivers don't make much when factoring out overhead costs. Original link
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Uber Low Pay Scrapes The Minimum Wage Level

Uber Low Pay Scrapes The Minimum Wage Level
Enough consensus around what Uber drivers earn that we should dispense with the myth that driving for Uber is a lucrative job. Uber is another facet of the low-wage economy, not a modern American dream. (Wikimedia Commons photo by Alexander Torrenegra) The question of how much Uber drivers make per...
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Two Show First-Timers Make Most Of Business Opportunities

Two Show First-Timers Make Most Of Business Opportunities
Operators Dino Javas and Matt McHugh are examples of industry upstarts who see potential in luxury vehicle service. Original link
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Two Show First-Timers Make Most Of Business Opportunities

Two Show First-Timers Make Most Of Business Opportunities
This month LCT Magazine is featuring May issue coverage of the International LCT Show throughout www.lctmag.com. Each year, the Show attracts first-time attendees who often bring the refreshing approaches of newcomers to their businesses, and offer the industry hope of an industry future with a new generation. The two operators...
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Motorcoach Company Enters Luxury Limo Segment

Motorcoach Company Enters Luxury Limo Segment
eNews Exclusive: Operator Jodi Merritt has come to realize the value of offering a diverse fleet. Original link
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Motorcoach Company Enters Luxury Limo Segment

Motorcoach Company Enters Luxury Limo Segment
Jodi Merritt, president of H & L Charter Co. RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. — It’s now more common to hear of a traditional limousine company getting into big buses than of a motorcoach business doing the reverse. Jodi Merritt, president of H & L Charter Co. , saw she could adapt...
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Shuttle Provider Gets Award For FEMA Hurricane Service

Shuttle Provider Gets Award For FEMA Hurricane Service
Group Manager Daniel Ramos accepts the 2018 Small Business Achievement Award  on behalf of GO Puerto Rico Shuttles on April 17 at an event in Washington, D.C. The company was one of 16 companies selected by the Department of Homeland Security in recognition of its work with FEMA during the...
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Inside Story On NYC Livery Chauffeur Driven To Despair

Inside Story On NYC Livery Chauffeur Driven To Despair
Doug Schifter, 61, had pulled up to the east gate of City Hall in a black car on Feb. 5. Then, without so much as unbuckling his seat belt, he had parked, pointed a shotgun at his face, and pulled the trigger. He had driven taxis and black cars in...
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Fuel Prices Rise For Summer On Perfect Storm Of Factors

Fuel Prices Rise For Summer On Perfect Storm Of Factors
The nation’s top 10 most expensive markets are: California ($3.69), Hawaii ($3.67), Washington ($3.38), Alaska ($3.31), Nevada ($3.30), Oregon ($3.28), Utah ($3.15), Idaho ($3.14), Connecticut ($3.04) and Pennsylvania ($3.04). (AAA graphic) At $2.87, the national gas price average jumped six cents on the week in part due to the White...
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LCT Technology Summit Promotes Digital Leadership

LCT Technology Summit Promotes Digital Leadership
WHO'S WHO PHOTO GALLERY: The annual executive conference in Miami Beach April 29-May 1 encouraged operators to embrace a tech-oriented future. WHO'S WHO PHOTO GALLERY: The annual executive conference in Miami Beach April 29-May 1 encouraged operators to embrace a tech-oriented future. Original link
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Pamela Anderson Takes On TNC Labor Practices

Pamela Anderson Takes On TNC Labor Practices
Rather than appreciate the hard work and dedication provided by their drivers, rideshare services lure innocent job-seekers with flashy ads about great pay and flexibility, yet force them to work intolerable hours, earning a barely livable wage, says actress-activist Pamela Anderson, who stars as a villainous recruiter in a two-minute...
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MCI Ready To Take Orders For Its First Electric Coach

MCI Ready To Take Orders For Its First Electric Coach
The J4500e's electric motor lessens interior cabin noise, increasing passenger comfort. During the phase one tests, the J4500e regenerative braking, specifically designed to feel like the brakes on a clean-diesel coach, also performed as intended. (MCI image) MCI said May 10 its all-electric J4500e prototype successfully completed its phase one...
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Escalade Has Posh Interior, New 10-Speed Tranny

Escalade Has Posh Interior, New 10-Speed Tranny
News June 4, 2018 The automaker released the first two photos of the unnamed model, still wearing camouflage and rolling down a street in Germany. News June 4, 2018 Gallery: The champion has a lavish, yet uncluttered cockpit that puts all...
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Ford Says It's "Reinventing" The American Car

Ford Says It's "Reinventing" The American Car
News June 4, 2018 The automaker released the first two photos of the unnamed model, still wearing camouflage and rolling down a street in Germany. News June 4, 2018 Gallery: The champion has a lavish, yet uncluttered cockpit that puts all...
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2018 Lincoln Navigator Lives Large

2018 Lincoln Navigator Lives Large
News June 4, 2018 The automaker released the first two photos of the unnamed model, still wearing camouflage and rolling down a street in Germany. News June 4, 2018 Gallery: The champion has a lavish, yet uncluttered cockpit that puts all...
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Battisti Sprinter Limo Does Double Duty

Battisti Sprinter Limo Does Double Duty
Battisti built Mercedes-Benz Sprinter interior shot COMMACK, N.Y. — It's never a good idea to keep all your eggs in one basket; that's why it's important to purchase vehicles that can appease both the high level executives and the fun-loving night-on-the-towners. This used 2013 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van limo built by...
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Operator Hires State Governor As Chauffeur For A Day

Operator Hires State Governor As Chauffeur For A Day
New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu (R) holds the door for client Doug Dean, CEO of Elliott Health Systems while working as a chauffeur for a day with Grace Limousine & Shuttle in Manchester, N.H., on Friday, May 4, 2018 (photos courtesy of Grace) MANCHESTER, N.H. — We all know it’s...
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Learn The Lastest Travel Trends Among Your Clients

Learn The Lastest Travel Trends Among Your Clients
News June 6, 2018 Find out where your clients are going in 2018 when money is no object. Article June 3, 2018 JUNE LCT Publisher's Page: Our two brand flagships provide ample ideas and benchmarks to navigate the new business scene....
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Driver Shortage Has Schools Chartering Luxury Buses

Driver Shortage Has Schools Chartering Luxury Buses
News June 7, 2018 A couple who runs luxury transportation and events management services invest in high-profile local access and charm. News June 6, 2018 Find out where your clients are going in 2018 when money is no object. ...
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Uber Reveals Latest "Flying Car" Prototype

Uber Reveals Latest "Flying Car" Prototype
News June 4, 2018 The automaker released the first two photos of the unnamed model, still wearing camouflage and rolling down a street in Germany. News June 4, 2018 Gallery: The champion has a lavish, yet uncluttered cockpit that puts all...
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Uber Vehicle Reportedly Saw, Ignored Woman It Killed

Uber Vehicle Reportedly Saw, Ignored Woman It Killed
News June 7, 2018 A couple who runs luxury transportation and events management services invest in high-profile local access and charm. News June 6, 2018 Find out where your clients are going in 2018 when money is no object. ...
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Canadian Operator Celebrates 25 Years Of Business

Canadian Operator Celebrates 25 Years Of Business
Brian Beaulieu, president of Bennington Worldwide Chauffeured Transportation, is celebrating the company's 25th anniversary this year. TORONTO, Canada — Sometimes a drastic event has to occur before you can have an epiphany that leads to better business. Brian Beaulieu, president and owner of Bennington Worldwide Chauffeured Transportation , knows this...
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Boost Fleet Driving Safety With Easy Mirror Adjustments

Boost Fleet Driving Safety With Easy Mirror Adjustments
VIDEO: How To Adjust Your Mirrors For Better Vision When you're behind the wheel, what you see — and what you don't see — can mean the difference between a safe ride or a sudden collision. That's why properly setting your mirrors to minimize blind spots is vital. However, many...
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How To Adjust Your Mirrors For Better Vision

How To Adjust Your Mirrors For Better Vision
How To Adjust Your Mirrors For Better Vision AAA demonstrates how to adjust your side and rear view mirrors so they fully reveal your blind spots. Full safety tips here AAA demonstrates how to adjust your side and rear view mirrors so they fully reveal your blind...
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Cadillac CT6 Impresses With Tech Offerings

Cadillac CT6 Impresses With Tech Offerings
News June 4, 2018 The automaker released the first two photos of the unnamed model, still wearing camouflage and rolling down a street in Germany. News June 4, 2018 Gallery: The champion has a lavish, yet uncluttered cockpit that puts all...
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Lincoln Cuts Back On Fleets, Courts Millennials

Lincoln Cuts Back On Fleets, Courts Millennials
News June 4, 2018 The automaker released the first two photos of the unnamed model, still wearing camouflage and rolling down a street in Germany. News June 4, 2018 Gallery: The champion has a lavish, yet uncluttered cockpit that puts all...
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Mercedes Teases Maybach Ultimate Luxury SUV

Mercedes Teases Maybach Ultimate Luxury SUV
News June 4, 2018 The automaker released the first two photos of the unnamed model, still wearing camouflage and rolling down a street in Germany. News June 4, 2018 Gallery: The champion has a lavish, yet uncluttered cockpit that puts all...
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2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Is Boxy And Beautiful

2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Is Boxy And Beautiful
News June 4, 2018 The automaker released the first two photos of the unnamed model, still wearing camouflage and rolling down a street in Germany. News June 4, 2018 Gallery: The champion has a lavish, yet uncluttered cockpit that puts all...
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Motorcoach Limo Makes Cool Addition To Any Fleet

Motorcoach Limo Makes Cool Addition To Any Fleet
Bus Exterior Shot HOUSTON, Texas — Bachelors and bachelorettes want vehicles that aren't cramping their style...or their bodies. They need transportation that provdes plenty of room to kick back and have a great time. This used 1999 Gillig Phantom motorcoach limo built by ABC Companies could fulfill this role. It's...
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Operator Takes Company To Top Tier With A Strong Tech Plan

Operator Takes Company To Top Tier With A Strong Tech Plan
North Point Transportation Group CEO Tony Mehdiof. ATLANTA — You couldn’t just pick one trait that defines the success of Tony Mehdiof (pronounced Med-e-off), CEO and founder of North Point Transportation in Atlanta. But technology is always a good place to start, since an operator who knows how to apply...
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Gadgets Galore: Tech To Take You To The Next Level

Gadgets Galore: Tech To Take You To The Next Level
If you’re a progressive operator looking to stay out front making new technology work for you, chances are you’re in the market for groundbreaking devices and software. It seems like something fresh is announced quicker than you can say, “But I just bought the latest model!,” and that’s why you...
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Uber Agrees To Limit Power Of Former CEO

Uber Agrees To Limit Power Of Former CEO
Photo via Flickr user Adam Tinworth In a statement, the ride-hailing firm said the board "voted unanimously to move forward with the proposed investment by SoftBank and with governance changes that would strengthen its independence and ensure equality among all shareholders." The changes they made to comply with the Japanese...
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Operators Ready To Buy More Fleet Vehicles

Operators Ready To Buy More Fleet Vehicles
A scene from the 2017 International LCT Show exhibits in Las Vegas, where vehicle purchasing dreams really do come true (LCT photo) More than four out of five limousine operations ranging across all fleet categories plan to buy vehicles during the next 12 months, an LCT survey shows. Among some...
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An Open Mind Leads To A Fat Wallet

An Open Mind Leads To A Fat Wallet
As a Millennial, adapting to the newest tech is second nature. The minute I purchase the latest model smartphone, tablet, or laptop, I can rest easy knowing it’ll take me a very short time to get back in the groove. I’m sympathetic to the fact it’s not as easy for...
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Spotlight On People's Choice Innovation Award

Spotlight On People's Choice Innovation Award
Photo via Pexels user Pixabay ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The chauffeured transportation industry is constantly evolving, and many an operator has realized it by now. The People's Choice Awards , which will be celebrated Nov. 6 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm at LCT East , provide you with a...
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Colora - Organic Responsive Prestashop 1.7 Theme (Health & Beauty)

Colora - Organic Responsive Prestashop 1.7 Theme (Health & Beauty)
Colora theme is the latest prestashop theme from Posthemes. Using this theme to sell organic products such as food, pet food, alcohol, cosmetics – that’s a great choice for you with 4 homepage layouts. Colora theme bring clean feeling with neat and wide layout. Titles of modules and cms blocks...
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Seven Steps To Improve Customer Experience

Seven Steps To Improve Customer Experience
Article October 6, 2017 OCT. LCT: Tony Mehdiof's job as a part-time chauffeur led him to a career of building a model business. News October 4, 2017 The TNC's board had to decide on new rules to move forward with its...
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Cleaning Computers Can Avoid Long-Term Hassles

Cleaning Computers Can Avoid Long-Term Hassles
You may do spring and fall cleanings, but chances are your computers get skipped except for a cursory wipe down of the monitors. Computers, like any other piece of equipment or machinery, need to be cleaned inside and out periodically. Cleaning The Inside Computers are dust magnets. They suck dust...
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Briana Candeub Promoted To Park Avenue VP of Operations

Briana Candeub Promoted To Park Avenue VP of Operations
(l to r) Briana with her father and Park Avenue Limousine owner Alan Candeub. TREVOSE, Pa. — After proving herself for four years at her father Alan Candeub’s company, eldest daughter Briana Candeub has been promoted to the position of Vice President of Operations at Park Avenue Limousine . Her...
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Cruising Delightful In Lincoln’s Flagship

Cruising Delightful In Lincoln’s Flagship
News October 4, 2017 Just in time for LCT-NLA Show East, an exclusive LCT survey of the industry shows a healthy purchasing outlook . News October 2, 2017 New tech lets you sit back on the highway in the Cadillac luxury...
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"Driving" The First Hands-Free CT6

"Driving" The First Hands-Free CT6
News October 4, 2017 Just in time for LCT-NLA Show East, an exclusive LCT survey of the industry shows a healthy purchasing outlook . News October 2, 2017 Vehicle Review: The Continental’s “wow” factor kicks in even before you get in....
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Groovy Mini Bus Perfect For Retail Work

Groovy Mini Bus Perfect For Retail Work
RALEIGH, N.C. — This used 2012 Ford F-550 mini bus limo built by LGE Coachworks is equipped with everything clients will need to have one hell of a good time. A wet bar, fiber optic lighting, premium sound, touch screen entertainment, dance pole, iPod aux integration, disco ceiling, wrap around...
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Texas Operator Knows How To Stay Engaged To His Service

Texas Operator Knows How To Stay Engaged To His Service
Rachid loves spending time with his wife, Fatima, and his daughter, Salma. Who: Rachid Ben, owner of Aviation Limousine & Transportation , Houston Customer service: Being flexible and prepared to do anything a customer or affiliate needs to keep them happy and comfortable is the best way to provide outstanding...
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Why You Should Be Coming To LCT-NLA Show East

Why You Should Be Coming To LCT-NLA Show East
As a small operator, attending industry trade shows was extremely difficult for me. It wasn’t only the money. It was the logistics of running my business from a hotel using a cell phone. In 1994, my cell phone plan offered 60 minutes for $60. However, I knew if we were...
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Feds Certify And Approve GPS Insight's E-Log Product

Feds Certify And Approve GPS Insight's E-Log Product
SCOTTSDALE, AZ — GPS Insight , a technology provider of tailored GPS tracking and E-Log solutions for commercial fleets, said Sept. 28 its ELD solution has officially been registered and certified as compliant by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). GPS Insight is now listed as an approved ELD...
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If being shop-owner of furniture store, sure you are interested in an online store and ArtFurniture magento theme is a great theme for your choice. Our furniture theme is professional, easy to install and configure. With many magento extensions, ArtFurniture bring you many interesting experiences. Slideshow is under Megamenu with...
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Food, Booze, & Business: 5 Tips for Frequent Flyer Fun

Food, Booze, & Business: 5 Tips for Frequent Flyer Fun
Don’t be "Pelvis Presley" drunkenly dancing your way out of a business deal. (Getty Images) Business is all about relationships. Embracing ones that feel like old friendships and making new ones that open frontiers. Building and maintaining relationships is the literal lifeblood of business. Hence, we schmooze. As the old...
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How To Survive The Road Warrior Routine

How To Survive The Road Warrior Routine
Plan ahead to avoid unnecessary stress while traveling (Creative Commons photo by quinntheislander via Pixabay.com) In keeping with our series and the value of planning and preparation, today we’ll focus of the evolving game of road warrior survival. As much as technology has enabled 24/7 global communications, face-to-face meetings remain...
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Looking To Real Street America For Better News

Looking To Real Street America For Better News
(LCT image) NEWS FLASH: Reports of America coming apart at the seams in civil strife, as the climate changes life as we know it, while the world erupts in catastrophic fury, and we all helplessly roll toward an economic cliff in driverless vehicles. . .are overrated. I haven’t seen a...
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Colorado Operator Equips Fleet With Defibrillators

Colorado Operator Equips Fleet With Defibrillators
Brett Craver, Operations Manager for Eight Black with one of the new AED's LONGMONT, Colo. — Eight Black Executive Transport has installed life saving AED’s (Automatic External Defibrillators) in its entire fleet. “We operate a separate business called Longmont Shuttle , and 25% of our client base are in an...
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What's Your Story?

What's Your Story?
(Creative Commons photo by Damian Gadal via Flickr.com) Last month I was invited to attend a dinner party at the BusCon Expo in Indianapolis. One of the guests was the managing director of ground transportation for ACE Parking . He was a soft-spoken young man, shockingly only 28 years old....
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New Limo Anywhere President Outlines Changes Ahead

New Limo Anywhere President Outlines Changes Ahead
New Limo Anywhere President Sean Arena joined the company from Sabre Travel Network. (photo: Limo Anywhere) DALLAS — Two months into his new post, Limo Anywhere President Sean Arena has been leading the company toward a more responsive and accessible suite of technology products based on new marketplace realities. With...
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PAX Training At LCT East Will Prep Your Chauffeurs For Free

PAX Training At LCT East Will Prep Your Chauffeurs For Free
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — LCT Shows always provide opportunities for operators to learn things that will help them make money and save money; but in reality, a lot of your chance to make an impression with clients lies in the hands of your chauffeurs. Education is vital if you hope...
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No 9 To 5: Why This Operator Pursued His Passion

No 9 To 5: Why This Operator Pursued His Passion
Ronnie Singh, owner of Eagle Eye Limousine SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The life of an average professional can be pretty boring if all they do is clock in, clock out, go home, and then repeat that pattern for the rest of their lives. Entrepreneurs have a natural inclination to beat...
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When The Going Gets Tough, Get Tougher

When The Going Gets Tough, Get Tougher
Kick-off speaker and professional surfer Dean Randazzo ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — This is not an easy industry to work in. Situations are constantly changing and you have to be prepared for anything that might go wrong. And chauffeured transportation runs 24/7/365, of course. There are times you may want to...
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Elite Motorcoach Group Partners With High-End Training Outfit

Elite Motorcoach Group Partners With High-End Training Outfit
IMG executive director Bronwyn Wilson (LCT file photo from IMG) SAUSALITO, Calif. --- The International Motorcoach Group (IMG) has partnered with the International Tour Management Institute (ITMI) to enable IMG members to receive ITMI training in customer service excellence at exclusive IMG discounts. “We value the opportunity to use ITMI’s...
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Bus And Tour Operation Buys Eco Limo Company

Bus And Tour Operation Buys Eco Limo Company
San Francisco operator Erin Shields (L) has sold her green fleet limo company to Gary and Jennifer Buffo, owners of Pure Luxury Transportation in Petaluma. (photo courtesy of Pure Luxury) PETALUMA, Calif. --- Pure Luxury Transportation , one of the largest chauffeured vehicle and bus tour transportation companies in California,...
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The Driver Provider Announces Key Hires

The Driver Provider Announces Key Hires
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Limited Space Left for Benchmark Breakouts and Operator Mentoring Program Sessions

Limited Space Left for Benchmark Breakouts and Operator Mentoring Program Sessions
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Industry Executive Barry Gross Heads Back West

Industry Executive Barry Gross Heads Back West
New Driver Provider executive director Barry Gross (photos: DP) PHOENIX -- The Driver Provider said Sept. 25 it has hired two high profile executives to join its leadership team.     Barry Gross, formerly the director of business relations for Reston Limousine in Sterling, Va., has signed on as the company's...
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Operators Play Up The Fun Factor At Fundraiser

Operators Play Up The Fun Factor At Fundraiser
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Uber Car Rams Houston Operator’s SUV

Uber Car Rams Houston Operator’s SUV
(photos courtesy of Nikko's Worldwide Chauffeured Services) HOUSTON — Operator Matt Assolin now has the perfect “war story” to share when advocating for safer and more equal regulation of transportation network companies like Uber. At 10:15 a.m. Sept. 25, an allegedly uninsured Uber vehicle rear-ended a 2016 Chevrolet Suburban driven...
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Aristocat Names New Affiliate Manager

Aristocat Names New Affiliate Manager
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Chosen Payments Creates Disaster Fund

Chosen Payments Creates Disaster Fund
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Atlanta Operators Tee Up For A Good Cause

Atlanta Operators Tee Up For A Good Cause
GALA Golf carts ready to go at the Country Club of Roswell. All had assigned names and complimentary Chick-fil-A lunch boxes. (all photos by Martin Romjue/LCT) GALA Golf carts ready to go at the Country Club of Roswell. All had assigned names and complimentary Chick-fil-A lunch boxes. (all...
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McSweeney Designs Announces New Southern Regional Sales Manager

McSweeney Designs Announces New Southern Regional Sales Manager
Southern Regional Sales Manager Adam Harris Trussville, Ala. —McSweeney Designs, an industry leading Sprinter luxury coach manufacturer and MasterUpfitter for Mercedes-Benz, announced today that Adam Harris has been added to its elite business development team to serve as its new southern regional sales manager. In this capacity, Harris...
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James Limousine Acquires Operation of Blue Ridge Executive Transportation

James Limousine Acquires Operation of Blue Ridge Executive Transportation
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Lincoln Enjoys Sales Lift Thanks To Continental

Lincoln Enjoys Sales Lift Thanks To Continental
News October 4, 2017 Just in time for LCT-NLA Show East, an exclusive LCT survey of the industry shows a healthy purchasing outlook . News October 2, 2017 Vehicle Review: The Continental’s “wow” factor kicks in even before you get in....
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One Sophisticated Self-Driving Audi

One Sophisticated Self-Driving Audi
News October 4, 2017 Just in time for LCT-NLA Show East, an exclusive LCT survey of the industry shows a healthy purchasing outlook . News October 2, 2017 Vehicle Review: The Continental’s “wow” factor kicks in even before you get in....
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Why LCT East Will Take Your Business To Higher Levels

Why LCT East Will Take Your Business To Higher Levels
A boot camp session at Limo U. A mini boot camp is coming to LCT-NLA Show East on Nov. 5 (photo courtesy of Limo U) To start off, I want to thank LCT for allowing me and my team at Limo University to contribute to this publication. We strive to...
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GMC Yukon XL Ready To Capture CEO Hearts

GMC Yukon XL Ready To Capture CEO Hearts
IRVINE, Calif. — This new 2015 GMC Yukon XL SUV limo is a custom CEO-VIP transporter converted by Lexani Motorcars , complete with custom wheels and an exclusive grill. Now available on limoforsale.com at $77,000 and only 207 miles, this is your chance to own a complete luxury SUV ready...
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Why This New Column Is All About You

Why This New Column Is All About You
(LCT image) This is all about you. I have had the privilege of writing for and contributing to almost every publication in our industry over the last 11 years, but I am especially excited for this space because it’s dedicated to you. Not me. Not LCT. YOU! Before we get...
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Prevost Offers Online ABA Driver Training Courses

Prevost Offers Online ABA Driver Training Courses
A Prevost H3-45 motorcoach on the road (photo: Prevost) SAINTE CLAIRE, Quebec ---  Prevost has partnered with the American Bus Association (ABA) on a series of online courses to help motorcoach companies recruit and retain drivers. The new ABA Driver Program is available now through the ABA website, www.buses.org ....
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Celebrity Limousine Hires Business Development Exec

Celebrity Limousine Hires Business Development Exec
New affiliate relations and business development director Chuck Psotka (photo courtesy of Celebrity Limousine) MALVERN, Penn. — Full-service chauffeured transportation company Celebrity Limousine recently welcomed seasoned industry professional, Chuck Psotka, as its new director of business development and affiliate relations. With an extensive background of providing a high level of...
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Dealing With Weird And Bizarre Passenger Requests

Dealing With Weird And Bizarre Passenger Requests
(Creative Commons photo by David Goehring via Flickr.com) I read with amusement some recent posts about weird passenger requests. Sometimes people ask to be addressed by a certain name. Sometimes it is a request for a certain action. I have had passengers ask me to get hookers, drugs, non-sexual companions,...
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Luxury Line Run Motorcoach Service Adds Another Texas Route

Luxury Line Run Motorcoach Service Adds Another Texas Route
(photo: Vonlane) We may not have the Hyperloop One yet, but at least now Vonlane fans can travel in style between Austin and Fort Worth. The luxury motorcoach company — which is known for its roomy, 16-seat buses and complimentary refreshments, Wi-Fi, and satellite TV — is set to open...
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Uber Loses License To Operate In London

Uber Loses License To Operate In London
Article October 6, 2017 OCT. LCT: Tony Mehdiof's job as a part-time chauffeur led him to a career of building a model business. News October 4, 2017 The TNC's board had to decide on new rules to move forward with its...
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Transportation Future, Driverless Vehicles Hot Topics At BusCon 2017

Transportation Future, Driverless Vehicles Hot Topics At BusCon 2017
Article October 6, 2017 OCT. LCT: Tony Mehdiof's job as a part-time chauffeur led him to a career of building a model business. News October 4, 2017 The TNC's board had to decide on new rules to move forward with its...
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Florida Operator Uses Limos To Help With Hurricane Evacuations

Florida Operator Uses Limos To Help With Hurricane Evacuations
Article October 6, 2017 OCT. LCT: Tony Mehdiof's job as a part-time chauffeur led him to a career of building a model business. News October 4, 2017 The achievement for innovation is the most coveted of the five application categories as...
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Taxi Drivers, Chauffeurs More Likely To Die From Violence

Taxi Drivers, Chauffeurs More Likely To Die From Violence
Article October 6, 2017 OCT. LCT: Tony Mehdiof's job as a part-time chauffeur led him to a career of building a model business. News October 4, 2017 The TNC's board had to decide on new rules to move forward with its...
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Uber Launches Internal Probe On Asia Bribery Allegations

Uber Launches Internal Probe On Asia Bribery Allegations
Photo via Wikimedia Commons user Sandeepnewstyle Among its many other problems, Uber is facing a federal probe to look into allegations that it broke foreign bribery laws. To figure out what happened exactly and to cooperate with the DOJ, the ride-hailing firm recently launched its own investigation focusing on the...
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Americans Are Right Not To Trust Self-Driving Cars

Americans Are Right Not To Trust Self-Driving Cars
Article September 16, 2017 SEPT. LCT: Complying with labor laws meant to protect employees gets tough since drivers can’t pull over and take a 30-minute break. News September 12, 2017 Group president says limousine industry faces a regulatory crisis in New...
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Tech Isn’t The Only Key To Growth

Tech Isn’t The Only Key To Growth
Terry Murtaugh, co-founder of United Private Car BOSTON, Mass. — With as much talk as there is when it comes to the importance of keeping your company up-to-date on the latest technology, it’s vital to remember the reason clients still use chauffeured transportation instead of TNCs: Impeccable customer service. Terry...
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Uber Of Private Aviation Has Tips For Tech Survival

Uber Of Private Aviation Has Tips For Tech Survival
Ronn Torossian, CEO and founder of 5WPR and the CMO and advisory board member for JetSmarter ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — You’ve heard it time and again: The chauffeured transportation industry has to adapt if it wants to survive. While this point has been well established, it may help to see...
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How Superficiality Destroys The Customer Service Experience

How Superficiality Destroys The Customer Service Experience
Photo via pixabay user geralt Forbes contributor Micah Solomon says what he's most worried about when it comes to the future of customer service is a creeping kind of self-fulfilling prophecy where the more we fret about human jobs being replaced by bots, AI, and tableside tablet ordering systems, the...
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Furnished - OpenCart Responsive Theme (Miscellaneous)

Furnished - OpenCart Responsive Theme (Miscellaneous)
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HiStore - Clean and Bright Responsive PrestaShop 1.7 Theme (PrestaShop)

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SP HiStore is a Clean and Bright Responsive PrestaShop 1.7 Theme for any fashion store. This is new juice from MagenTech after many days of researching – designing – testing as well as coding so carefully. SP HiStore is equipped with many latest – useful – powerful extensions for PrestaShop...
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Mimosa - Responsive Fashion Magento 2 Theme (Fashion)

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  Built on the responsive Bootstrap framework, Mimosa fashion Magento theme attracts you with 6 home page layouts and beautiful color styles. Installation is very simple & easy. Mimosa theme enables you show products as tab or per row. Configuration is easy with nice admin panel: show tab products with product...
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MTA Bus, Charter Bus Collide In Queens

MTA Bus, Charter Bus Collide In Queens
Article October 6, 2017 OCT. LCT: Tony Mehdiof's job as a part-time chauffeur led him to a career of building a model business. News October 4, 2017 The TNC's board had to decide on new rules to move forward with its...
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10 Breakthrough Vehicle Features Coming For 2018

10 Breakthrough Vehicle Features Coming For 2018
News October 4, 2017 Just in time for LCT-NLA Show East, an exclusive LCT survey of the industry shows a healthy purchasing outlook . News October 2, 2017 Vehicle Review: The Continental’s “wow” factor kicks in even before you get in....
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Growing Denver Operation Adds Motorcoach Service

Growing Denver Operation Adds Motorcoach Service
Rocio and Jorge Sanchez of Hermes Transportation in Denver aboard their new MCI J4500 motorcoach (photos courtesy of Hermes) DENVER, Col. — Hermes Worldwide , one of the primary chauffeured transportation services in the Denver region, added two 2017 MCI J4500 buses this summer to handle a growing roster of...
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Grand Avenue Partners With Nashville Companies For Hurricane Relief

Grand Avenue Partners With Nashville Companies For Hurricane Relief
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Grand Avenue is teaming with Gray Line Tennessee and Stewart Transportation on an effort within Nashville’s local transportation community to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey in Houston and the surrounding areas. The companies are working through the Austin Disaster Recovery Network to gather the most needed...
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Lincoln Continental Proves It's The Real Deal

Lincoln Continental Proves It's The Real Deal
News October 4, 2017 Just in time for LCT-NLA Show East, an exclusive LCT survey of the industry shows a healthy purchasing outlook . News October 2, 2017 Vehicle Review: The Continental’s “wow” factor kicks in even before you get in....
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Grech Bus From A Good Home Seeks New Owner

Grech Bus From A Good Home Seeks New Owner
  (photos from Limoforsale.com) PHOENIX, Ariz. — Billy Jinks, owner of JET Limousines , is selling a used 2015 Grech Freightliner M2 mini bus shuttle for $102,250 at 113,186 miles on limoforsale.com . He says the "gorgeous, near mint condition high-end luxury mini coach" is only being sold because...
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How To Extend Bus Life Long After Paying It Off

How To Extend Bus Life Long After Paying It Off
(LCT image) A motorcoach could well last 20 years with regular maintenance, but it can be costly. Many operators may have jumped into the bus business without the experience or knowledge necessary to properly care for them. I took my first plunge in 1998 with a used 19-passenger 1993 Goshen...
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How To Keep Up With Labor Laws

How To Keep Up With Labor Laws
(LCT image) Ground transportation companies are regulated by agencies from air pollution control districts to airport authorities, along with state, county, and local agencies watching every move we make. We are burdened with federal and state laws intended to protect passengers and our employees.   The National Limousine Association sent...
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All Resort Group Shuts Down Following Bankruptcy

All Resort Group Shuts Down Following Bankruptcy
(LCT file photo courtesy of Lewis Stages/All Resort) SALT LAKE CITY – After 103 years in business, a Salt Lake staple, Lewis Stages, suddenly closed its doors Thursday. The popular charter bus company, All Resort, unexpectedly shut down leaving customers and workers stranded in several different states. All Resorts provides...
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Caio Splices Value-Driven Niche In U.S. Marketplace

Caio Splices Value-Driven Niche In U.S. Marketplace
(photos courtesy of Alliance Bus Group) In another sign of growing variety in the motorcoach market, Brazil-based Caio has steadily gained a slice of it as the builder marks 10 model years in the U.S. One distinction for Caio is its lower price range for new 57-passenger buses at $400,000...
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Addison Lee Buys New York-Based Taxi Platform

Addison Lee Buys New York-Based Taxi Platform
Article October 6, 2017 OCT. LCT: Tony Mehdiof's job as a part-time chauffeur led him to a career of building a model business. News October 4, 2017 The TNC's board had to decide on new rules to move forward with its...
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Chosen Payments Creates Hurricane Disaster Fund For Clients

Chosen Payments Creates Hurricane Disaster Fund For Clients
MOORPARK, Calif. -– Chosen Payments has  has created a GoFundMe page to collect funds for their clients in Texas and Florida affected by the recent national disasters from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The national credit card processing company has identified 360 clients in the affected areas and wants to help...
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One Year Later: Irizar i6 Gains In U.S. Market

One Year Later: Irizar i6 Gains In U.S. Market
San Francisco operator Omar Orozco with his fleet of Irizar i6 luxury motorcoaches (LCT photo from Orozco) When Omar Orozco put his first Irizar i6 motorcoach on the road in March 2016, several clients immediately told him to only send that bus in the future. Eighteen months later, the owner...
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Aadvanced Adds New Grech Bus, Lincoln MKT To Fleet

Aadvanced Adds New Grech Bus, Lincoln MKT To Fleet
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Aadvanced Limousines recently added two vehicles to its fleet. The first is a 39 passenger Grech Motors bus; the second  a Lincoln MKT Town Car. "Aadvanced will continue to be a leader in the ground transportation industry, that's who we are," says co-founder and CEO Ken Carter....
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New England Harvey Relief Effort Nets Big Donations