Cambridge, Ontario / January 12, 2009. Not all
businesses are waiting for better times to arrive before moving
into expansion mode. With the renovation and rebranding of the
Cambridge Pennzoil Ten Minute Oil Change Centre, President and
Travis Allan will add one more store to the list of PRO OIL CHANGE
units scheduled to open in 2009.
“The quick lube business is about as close to recession proof as
you will find. We have opened stores in almost every month of the
year for the past ten years, and it really doesn’t seem to make a
difference. If you have a good location, give good value and
service, you are literally off to the races”. The company is a
built-in-Ontario success story, and they recently caught the
interest of a major lubricant supplier. Valvoline decided to
co-brand with the company, and support the new PRO OIL CHANGE
expansion program regardless of any blips in the economy this
The new PRO OIL CHANGE store is outlet number ten for the
Burlington, ON based automotive service operator, and their first
location in Cambridge. Current plans are for five to seven more
franchise outlets in 2009, in addition to current stores under
construction or renovation in Orangeville, Kanata and St. Thomas.
The Company recently embarked on a franchise expansion program
earlier this year, and the Cambridge location will also be offered
as a franchise opportunity.
has been an area of keen interest to us for a long time. We believe
the market is under served here and we expect big things from this
new operation”, remarked Travis Allan.
The new outlet is located at 140 Dundas Street South in
in Burlington, ON, PRO OIL CHANGE is an emerging franchisor and
custom automotive building contractor. Their specialty is quick oil
change and maintenance services for both consumers and