Aftermarket Business

Chinese government officials provided updates on the latest anti-monopoly policies in the automotive aftermarket in China in a recent meeting with supplier members of the China Aftermarket Forum of the AASA.
Vinli has reached agreements with Meineke Car Care and Cox Automotive to bring connected car capabilities to millions of customers, with service powered by T-Mobile.
Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance
Five shops were selected to be added to the Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper Service Center Advisory Council, which advises the Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance on business matters critical to shop owners.
Epicor Software Corporation announced a business consultation initiative designed to help automotive aftermarket parts manufacturers, distributors/jobbers and service chains increase sales and margins.
Multi Parts
Multi Parts announced the SPARK2016 Guiding Lights. The group of 23 aftermarket professionals is partnering with Multi Parts as part of this year’s SPARK Initiative.
No matter where you are on the supply chain, don’t compromise on quality when it comes to purchasing auto parts.
Federated Auto Parts
The Gold Lifetime Trustee designation is reserved for those donating $250,000 to $499,999 to the University of the Aftermarket Foundation.
Auto Care Association
The Auto Care Association named the 2016 recipients of its Impact Award: Four for the Future, which annually honors four aftermarket professionals, age 40 or younger, who have made remarkable contributions within the auto care industry.
Jointly produced by the Auto Care Association and the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, SEMA and AAPEX are gearing up to host more than 2,200 exhibitors and 45,000 targeted buyers among the 160,000-
A recent survey of manufacturing executives indicates many respondents (67 percent) are pressing ahead with plans to invest in data analytics even as they pare back spending in other areas to combat tough business conditions.

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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