Lube Stop is an official Green Plus Certified business, meaning that it has met the highest economic, environmental, and social standards set by Green Plus. This business has a true and verifiable commitment to sustainability and is leader in its community. Learn more about Green Plus Certification...
Mission & History
Founded in 1985, Lube Stop is the oldest privately owned quick oil change company in Northeast Ohio. Lube Stop employs 240 people operating 37 locations in the Cleveland and Akron-Canton areas.
Every month over 25,000 customers choose Lube Stop to provide quick, confident, complete service with no appointment necessary. Every Lube Stop employee completes a comprehensive in-house training and continual learning programs to ensure a great experience for every customer.
The company is committed to reducing its ecological footprint and improving the communities in which it operates and is revolutionizing the way the industry operates. Lube Stop is the first oil change company in the U.S. to market a re-refined oil change service and its sustainability program is frequently profiled in trade and business magazines.
Services & Products
Lube Stop, Ohio’s largest independently owned quick oil change company, was founded in 1985 and currently employs 250 people in the company's 37 stores across Ohio. Over the past five years, Lube Stop has made a concerted effort to adopt sustainable business practices, promote the business case for sustainability to regional companies and the industry, and works to protect the environment as well as customers’ cars.
Lube Stop is now spearheading the adoption of sustainable business practices within the industry and is the first quick-oil change company to establish a formal sustainability program and to offer a re-refined oil change service which it trademarked as EcoGuard®. Visit LubeStop.com to learn more.
Retail or Wholesale Trade
Sustainability Awards & Certification
‘Cool Places to Work’ in Sustainability, Crain’s Cleveland Business (October 2008)
‘Operator of the Year’ Award, National Oil & Lube News (December 2008)
'Ohio Governor’s Award for Outstanding Achievement in Environmental
Stewardship', Gov. Strickland and Ohio EPA (December 2008)
‘NEO Success Award’, Inside Business Magazine (March 2009)
'Northeast Ohio Environmental Award', BioDiversity Alliance (October 2009)
'Green Lantern Award', Crain's Cleveland Business (December 2009)
'Visionary Award', SmartBusiness Magazine (December 2009)
NEO Success Award, Inside Business Magazine (March 2010)
Emerald Award, Crain's Cleveland Business (September 2010)
Medium-Sized Business of the Year Award, Green Plus (February 2011)
NEO Success Award, Inside Business Magazine (March 2011)
Achieving Green Plus Certification reflects a company’s commitment to improving its profits through economic, social, and environmental practices: the triple bottom line. While all Green Plus Certified and Mover businesses have embraced practices in these three areas to improve its sustainability, some companies go above and beyond by achieving a perfect score in sub-categories of the Green Plus Diagnostic Survey.
These are areas where Lube Stop excels:
These are areas where Lube Stop excels at implementing environmentally sustainable practices:
These are areas where Lube Stop excels at implementing business practices that supports its community and is fair towards its workers:
Human Resources & Employee Effectiveness
These are areas where Lube Stop excels at the financial and organizational aspects of business: