Automotive Repair & Maintenance Services Industry Report
Companies in this industry provide repair and maintenance services for passenger cars and light trucks. Major US companies include Bridgestone, Jiffy Lube, Meineke (a division of Driven Brands), Midas, Monro Muffler Brake, and Safelite Group.
SIC: 7532, 7533, 7534, 7536, 7537, 7538, 7539, 7542, 7549
NAICS: 811111, 811112, 811113, 811118, 811121, 811122, 811191, 811192, 811198
Sample Questions & Answers
If a small shop, how does the company compete with larger shops in the area?
The greater operational and pricing efficiencies of large shops allow them to take business from smaller shops, despite some having less convenient locations. Franchise chains, dealerships, and large shops also have advantages in buying, managing...
What steps does the company take to ensure customers are well-informed about necessary repairs?
Because of the complexity of cars, consumers can't easily judge if a repair shop has treated them fairly. Polls consistently show that a high percentage of consumers believe that repair shops make unnecessary repairs, overcharge, or use inferior...
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