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Counter personnel can enter to win a round trip for two people to Las Vegas, Nevada to attend the 2017 Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week when they sell five Four Seasons complete A/C kits in the “Don’t Roll the Dice on Quality” p
Four Seasons
The release spans 40 product categories and expands coverage through the 2016 model year by more than 99 million VIO.
SMP
New partners and industry experts have joined the 2017 AAPEXedu to offer an expanded lineup of education to keep automotive aftermarket professionals ahead of the curve in today’s high-tech world.
AAPEXedu
Show floor features, networking opportunities abound during NACE Automechanika.
Registration is open for the Women in Auto Care (formerly Car Care Council Women’s Board) 2017 Summer Leadership Conference.
Women in Auto Care
OTC announced the new 4240A 30-Ton King Pin Pusher Set to assist technicians when changing king pins and brake anchor pins on heavy-duty vehicles.
OTC
DENSO Products and Services Americas, Inc., an affiliate of leading global automotive supplier DENSO Corp., has named Brett Lowie as director of Americas Operations.
DENSO
Brembo was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors during its 25th annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony held last month in Orlando, Fla. 
WIX Filters, a global manufacturer of filtration products, is celebrating 50 years in motorsports.
As part of its ongoing recruiting and job placement efforts, Auto Care Careers has expanded its college and vocational school outreach to include Auto Care Careers on Campus.
Auto Care Association

ABRN

Registration to attend the 2017 SEMA Show is now open.
SEMA
Each year, new technology is added to vehicles making them safer for both drivers and their passengers. These technologies are sophisticated though, and require a thorough understanding of them before beginning repairs.
asTech
Each year, as temperatures start to rise across the country, the number of insurance claims related to damaging hail storms also increases.
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Elevating your expectations for a trade show, NACE Automechanika 2017 is bringing new and innovative features to the show floor in Chicago.
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Axalta named Marshall Auto Body of Waukesha, Wisconsin the 2016 Sustainable Star Award winner.
Axalta
3M Auto announced the launch of its latest revolutionary scratch removal tool, the 3M™ Small Area Sanding Kit.
3M
Here are five tips for choosing between a frame rack and a bench when making this capital investment.
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Nance has more than 30 years of leadership experience in the fields of insurance, automotive repair and law enforcement with a primary concentration in compliance, strategic planning, auto physical damage and developing customer-centric environments.
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Infrared equipment is undoubtedly a great tool for body shops, if it is used correctly.
IR technology
PPG continues to address evolving automotive refinish technologies with ongoing comprehensive certification training programs designed to keep paint technicians at the forefront of the industry.
PPG Certified Tech

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Lowie is responsible for overseeing all DENSO Parts Department shipping operations across North America.
DENSO
Brake Parts Inc (BPI) has named H.T. Chang as its new vice president of product development, engineering, R&D and quality.
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Gates Corporation expanded its original equipment (OE) automotive aftermarket products with 465 new part numbers covering several product categories.
Gates Corporation
The National Advisory Council of the Automotive Distribution Network recently met in Indianapolis to provide feedback on key programs and marketing initiatives.
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The award was presented to Mevotech underneath the Presidential aircraft, Air Force One, at the Fast Undercar franchisee ceremony hosted at the Ronald Reagan Museum on April 20, 2017 in Simi Valley, Calif.
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Auto service franchises had a good year selling auto parts in 2016 and look forward to even a better year going forward, according to the Aftermarket Business World 2017 Auto Service Franchise study.
For the third consecutive year, AutoZone claimed the top spot in the annual Aftermarket Business World Top 25 Auto Chain Report, which lists companies by their number of company-owned stores in North America.
Advance Auto Parts was recognized as a 2017 Retailer of the Year, one of four leading retail businesses to receive the honor from the North Carolina Retail Merchants Association.
Advance Auto Parts
Thomas C. Gallagher, Executive Chairman of Genuine Parts Company, informed the Board of Directors of his decision to retire as an executive officer and employee of the company, effective June 30, 2017.
Genuine Parts Company
Based on current growth patterns in VIO, the aftermarket sweet spot will begin to rebound in 2018 and continue to increase for the next several years.

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