Blog Tag: “AAPEX”

  • From EVs in the Aftermarket to Advocacy in Washington: A conversation with AASA’s Paul McCarthy

    AAPEX Live 2022 Coverage

    Just before the ribbon was cut and the upper lobby of the The Venetian Convention and Expo Center was packed full of AAPEX attendees catching up over cocktails, Paul McCarthy, president and CEO, Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association, sat down to talk about aftermarket trends,… READ MORE  

  • MEMA announces plan to position organization for the future

    AAPEX Live 2022 Coverage

    MEMA, the trade association in North America representing motor vehicle component manufacturers, has announced a new business structure to better position the organization and the vehicle supplier community for the future. The 118-year-old organization will now operate under one umbrella — MEMA — and… READ MORE  

  • Purolator Receives three Automotive Communication Awards

    AAPEX Live 2022 Coverage

    Purolator Filters, a division of MANN+HUMMEL, received three Automotive Communication Awards at AAPEX 2022 in Las Vegas.

    The categories included Best Article/Blog/Content Piece-Technical; Best Video; and Best Merchandising. Women in Auto Care (WiAC), an Auto Care Association community, presented the awards.

    “Our goal is… READ MORE  

  • AAPEX Live Aftershow: Trends From This Year’s Show

    AAPEX Live 2022 Coverage

    AAPEX 2022 might be over, but the conversation continues. This year ushered in numerous automotive aftermarket trend talking points – from the rise of EVs to the next fight in Right to Repair. To talk through what that means to the industry as a… READ MORE  

  • DMA Ind. Introduces Five New Products

    AAPEX Live 2022 Coverage

    DMA Industries introduced five new products at the 2022 AAPEX show.

    Included in the launch are:

    -AIRSEN new air suspension products for the 2012-2015 Mercedes M Class;
    -ATLAS ELECTRO-LIFT for the 2012-2017 Volvo XC60, with Power Lift Gate, right and left;
    -SENSEN ride control… READ MORE  

  • dott. Announces Upcoming Aftermarket DEI Roundtables

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    Automotive and commercial vehicle aftermarket companies seeking to elevate their businesses through “diversity of thought” can now look to dott., a strategic business consulting and services practice at drivenbydott.com.
    Aftermarket organizations and leaders are invited to attend a complimentary session in dott.’s ongoing series… READ MORE  

  • The Fight for Your Right to Repair: A Conversation with Auto Care’s Bill Hanvey

    AAPEX Live 2022 Coverage

    The automotive aftermarket may have won a solid victory when the Massachusetts ballot initiative was passed in 2020 with a 75%-25% margin, but the war is far from over. New technology and cyber security requirements are drawing new borders that the automotive aftermarket is… READ MORE  

  • Northwood University Honors Aftermarket Industry Leaders

    AAPEX Live 2022 Coverage

    Northwood University honored seven prominent supporters of educational initiatives and learning within the automotive aftermarket industry during its annual Automotive Aftermarket Management Education Awards held at AAPEX 2022.

    The Northwood University Automotive Aftermarket Management Education Award is given annually to industry leaders throughout the… READ MORE  

  • ADVICS Launches Nine New ADVICS OE Rotor Part Numbers

    AAPEX Live 2022 Coverage

    ADVICS expanded its rotor offerings with nine new, U.S.-manufactured brake rotors. This expansion adds approximately 10 million vehicles in operation (VIO) axle coverage to the existing product offering. All nine of the new rotor part numbers are original equipment, with coverage for late-model Toyota… READ MORE  

  • Where Decision-Makers Go For Data

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