Boss Shops join the Michelin Commercial Service Network
Article posted on: 2013-03-21
Boss Shops will provide industry-leading service and a consistent supply of MICHELIN®
and select retread products
Michelin Americas Truck Tires, a division of Michelin North America, Inc. today announced that Boss Truck Shops, Inc. will now offer industry-leading services to trucking fleets as part of the MICHELIN® Commercial Service Network. Boss Shops will also carry select Michelin Retread Technologies (MRT) retread products. The network delivers reliable, high-quality service nationwide for trucking fleets at home or on the road with highly trained technicians and professional equipment, all insured by rigorous certification and audit standards. Boss Shops in the network will provide a consistent supply of new MICHELIN® tires and select retreads, including MICHELIN® X One® wide-based single tires and provide 24/7/365 emergency road service.
“Boss Shops are a welcome addition to the MICHELIN® Commercial Service Network and Michelin ONCall emergency road-service, bringing valuable service and product solutions to fleets and owner-operators over the road,” said Ted Becker, vice president of marketing for Michelin Americas Truck Tires Division. “Fleets now have access to additional locations across the country, which utilize the same standards and tools to service commercial vehicles.”
The addition of Boss Shops brings the MICHELIN® Commercial Service Network to more than 530 locations across the U.S. Through the network, Michelin also provides fleet customers with a comprehensive service package, including online reporting, electronic operating manuals, and a full catalog of web-based training on maintenance standards and practices.
“We are excited to be a part of the MICHELIN® Commercial Services Network,” said Charlie Bosselman, president of Bosselman Companies and Boss Truck Shops, Inc. “We have always had an excellent relationship with Michelin, so joining the network and adding the retread product offering at all of our 41 Boss Shops makes that partnership even stronger. We looked forward to being an integral part of the network.”
For the past 65 years, Boss Shops has grown to be a nationwide presence in the trucking industry, with 41 locations in 23 states, making Boss Shops one of America’s largest service center chains. Boss Shops’ customers will gain additional value with complete coast-to-coast warranty coverage and industry-leading standards of service. Boss Shops offer tires, quick lube oil changes, preventative maintenance, brakes, electrical, drive train, air conditioning and other repairs, as well as roadside service, with a strong foundation in experienced service and the highest standards in the industry. For a complete list of all Boss Shops locations, visit www.bosstruckshops.com
For more information on the MICHELIN® Commercial Service Network, please visit www.michelintruck.com.
Dedicated to the improvement of sustainable mobility, Michelin designs, manufactures and sells tires for every type of vehicle, including airplanes, automobiles, bicycles, earthmovers, farm equipment, heavy-duty trucks and motorcycles. The company also publishes travel guides, hotel and restaurant guides, maps and road atlases. Headquartered in Greenville, S.C., Michelin North America, Inc. (www.michelin-us.com) employs more than 22,000 and operates 18 major manufacturing plants in 16 locations in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. To learn more about truck tires, visit www.michelintruck.com.
About the Bosselman Companies
The Bosselman Companies are headquartered in Grand Island, Nebr., and own and operate: 49 Pump & Pantry convenience stores; 41 Boss Truck Shops; the Bosselman Travel Center; a Hampton Inn, three Pump & Pantry Motels, two Settle Inns and six Motel 6 franchises; six Grandma Max’s and Max’s Highway Diner Restaurants, Sam Bass’ Saloon & Steakhouse, and Schmooter’s Bar & Casino; Food Courts including Subway, Little Caesars, and Caribou Coffee; and the Nebraska Danger Indoor Professional Football Team. Founded in 1948, Bosselman’s is a family organization in its third generation and has expanded across the nation in 23 states with over 1,200 employees. www.bosselman.com