Editorial Calendar 2010
Automotive Recycling magazine has an exciting year of coverage planned for 2010.
Subject to change. Topics as of January 2010.
Jan Feb 2010
Cover Theme: Champion Breed: Winners Gather in Lexington
ARA 66th Annual Convention & Exhibition Wrap-up & Photo Spread
ARA on the Hill, PLUS the 2010 Mid-Year Business Development
and Hill Days Conference
Compliance: NMVTIS Reporting Update
Creating Wealth: The Relationship Between Recycling & Towing
2010 Scholarship Winners
Mar Apr 2010 (Ad and Copy deadline Jan 25)
Cover Theme: Annual GREEN Issue: “Green Jobs”
Get Your Business Paid to Train:
Qualify for Cash for Your Green Business (Ginny Whelan)
Creating Wealth: Importance of advance training for the auto
recycling industry – A look at all models and resources for building a
solid company training program and providing resource training to the
community (schools and automotive).
Get with the Program: An industry-training guide (cut-out resource).
The Greening of an Auto Recycling Facility: Ideas to get greener
including recycling fluids, wind tourbine or solar panels for power,
and incorporating energy saving methods in the facility (includes a
poll of member ideas.)
State of Emergency: One State’s Recent Battles with Environmental
Regulations: Why you need to stay involved, and an introduction to
ARA’s newest grassroots advocate
Profile: Getting Started: One Family’s Lessons
(Tittle’s Auto Wrecking & Recycling, LLC)
Fluid Recovery Survey Result, Part 2
May Jun 2010 (Ad and Copy deadline March 12)
Cover Theme: Hill Days Recap; and All About Parts
What Happens on the Hill Doesn’t Stay on the Hill:
ARA Takes Action at the 2010 Hill Days /
Mid-Year Business Development Conference
The Life of a Recycled Part: From removal from the scrap
vehicle to when it is installed on a collision damaged vehicle.
Ordering Recycled Parts: Using recycled parts software, digital
parts order (ARA & CIECA standards), inventory and part
inspection, part clean-up, and digital verifying proper match.
Creating Wealth: The Price is Right? When a customer searches
… Are they seeing what you really have?
Profile: Young Guns: Moving Up In the Biz
2010 ARA Buyer’s Guide
Jul Aug 2010 (Ad and Copy May 14)
Cover Theme: ARA 67th Annual Convention & Exposition Preview
Creative Ways Auto Recyclers Market Their Companies!
Extreme Marketing Ideas to Steal
Five Customer Care Values From Todd Hayes
Creating Wealth: Is the Core Business for You?
Star Award Nomination
Sep Oct 2010 (Ad and Copy deadline July 16)
Cover Theme: Trendsetters in Automotive Recycling
Cash For Clunkers Revisited – After the last car was crushed,
was it what everyone hoped for?
The Value of ARA Membership!
Profile: Celebrating 100 Years in the Business
ARA 67th Annual Convention & Exposition
Nov Dec 2010 (Ad and Copy deadline Sept 17)
Cover Theme: Charitable Contributions: Automotive Recyclers Who Give Back
ARA 67th Annual Convention & Exposition in Photos
Home Front: Balancing Work and Family Life
Who’s the Boss? Multi-Generational Businesses
Profile: Incoming President
Profile: New Secretary