In the world of sunglasses, UVP means “ultraviolet protection.” But in the world of business, it means “unique value proposition.” Your UVP is a succinct statement that describes exactly how you deliver what your customers need – and how you do it better than anyone else. Your UVP protects a different kind of vision: your company’s value in the eyes of your customers.
If you’re a small business owner and your bank has turned you down for a loan, don’t feel bad: you have lots of company. While banks are now making more loans of $1 million or over than they did before the Great Recession, the number of smaller loans—to smaller businesses—has dropped significantly.
Galbreath M6-250 Series Roll-off Trailer: Galbreath, a Wastequip brand, now offers a lightweight, powerful trailer designed to handle roll-offs with heavy loads, like scrap and construction materials. The M6-250 weighs just 15,650 pounds, has a shorter overall length for greater maneuverability, and a gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of 72,500 pounds.
Dead batteries, gelatinous fuel, failed thermostats and frozen door locks. These are just a few of the ailments that can strike tow trucks, waste haulers and diesel-powered work trucks in severely cold weather.
Transportation finance is an enormous asset category with numerous sub-sectors and nuances, but the consensus on the subject at the 2014 ELFA Convention in San Diego was solid and sweeping: growth opportunities in this sector abound and are available across the board. Whether discussing trucking, specialty vehicles, corporate aircraft or rail cars, panelists at the “Trends in Transportation Finance” special session agreed that we all face similar opportunities—and similar challenges.