Aftermarket Business

Frost & Sullivan
The ease with which service aggregation can be achieved on online channels allows both existing and new retailers to make the most of the B2B eCommerce explosion.
Dayco
Dayco announced that Nick Orlando, a Dayco board member, will serve as Chief Executive Officer of Dayco.
NHTSA's guidance sets out 15 “Safety Assessments” for the safe design, development, testing and deployment of autonomous vehicles, which it hopes the 50 states will adopt, making for a uniform, national regulatory environment.
Scott McLaren
Consumers are looking for connectivity in their vehicles – putting IoT at the center of automobile innovation. From self-driving vehicles to the insertion of tech companies into manufacturing, IoT has a bright future in the auto industry.
Are drivers ready for autonomous vehicles? Learn more about the adoption of autonomous car technology.
Bumper to Bumper
Pacific Parts has been a member of Uni-Select since 1995. This family business began as an automotive parts supply store in 1952.
Gary Brooks
Technologies exist to manage spare parts and improve your supply chain. The key to successful technology is a powerful integration engine that connects multiple inventory networks onto a single platform.
Cars are brimming with new technologies, including advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), cameras, sensors and other items that are putting more strain on batteries and electrical systems.
Most training has a “shelf-life” and maintaining certifications is probably the most important. Put re-certifications on the training plan first.
University of the Aftermarket Foundation
The Global Automotive Symposium Inc. (GAAS) will dissolve as a non-for-profit organization and donate its net assets to the University of the Aftermarket Foundation.

Special Reports

Lowest price was the most often selected reason when survey respondents were asked the top five reasons that they purchased a particular auto part or product. Following in second place was brand name and recommendation finished third.

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Last week, the Aftermarket Business World team attended the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas from November 3-5. Take a look at some of our photos and top stories below....Read more