To drive and support the growth of its North American business, Akebono Brake Corporation has launched a new website to help customers more easily find information about its products and where to purchase them.
The newly designed Akebonobrakes.com of
Redline Detection, the industry leader in OEM-mandated diagnostic leak detection equipment, is encouraging anyone who works with, or knows, a talented technician to nominate him or her for the second annual Redline Rock Star Performance Award.
More than 5,500 collision professionals in over 4,000 repair facilities have embraced the CCC ONE Touch solution, collectively writing more than $500 million in estimates and work orders in the last six months.
Central Collision Center, headquartered in Mokena, Ill., aims for a transparent relationships with both insurers and customers to build trust and strongly values education, as evidenced by its on-site training facility.
Upon returning home to Huntsville, Ala., Jeff Hammock – the founder and CEO of MechOptix – set about to invent Stoptix, an add-on LED brake lamp that signals a vehicle’s deceleration without having to hit the brakes.
Designed to pique the imagination while giving youngsters a hands-on peak at what it feels like to work on a car, a special Children’s Exhibit unveiled at AAPEX proved to be a big hit with kids – and adults – of all ages.
Sometimes you just have to get off the highway and take a road that is not the straightest line to where you are going. I recently completed a week-long trip to New England to teach with the fine folks at Technicians Service Training.
The Automotive Distribution Network has extended its North American footprint with the signing of three new Auto Pride member warehouses: Auto Specialist, Vista, Calif.; Discount Auto Warehouse, Chicago; and T&T Parts, Maple Ridge, B.C.
Mike Maris, senior director of transportation and logistics at Motorola Solutions, spoke with Aftermarket Business World about the role of bar code scanning and other automatic identification technology in warehouse and distribution operati