Aftermarket Business

BBB Industries announced the recent appointment of automotive industry veteran Joshua McCabe as Director - Category Management. He will manage the company’s day-to-day customer support across all product line categories.
Recently there were a number of cyber attacks that affected many of the servers in our industry.  Sometimes I think we consider ourselves unlikely to be affected because we don’t have customer credit card numbers on file or any critical in
The Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) announced that Jay Burkhart, AASA vice president and chief strategy officer, has been named executive director of the association’s new China Aftermarket Office.
Turkey is the world’s 17th largest economy, with a GDP just over U.S. $ 1.7 billion. In the five years after the global economic crisis, Turkey has seen strong economic growth average 5.6 percent per year. In 2014, the growth moderated to
The U.S. automotive aftermarket is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.6 percent through 2018, according to the “2015 Joint Channel Forecast Model” produced jointly by the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Associa
TI Automotive, a leading global supplier of fluid storage, carrying and delivery technology, announced the availability of 150 new part numbers to its high-performance fuel systems catalog.
AutoZone reported net sales of $2.5 billion for its third quarter (12 weeks) ended May 9, 2015, an increase of 6.5% from the third quarter of fiscal 2014 (12 weeks). Domestic same store sales, or sales for stores open at least one year, increased 2.3
UPS has one of the largest private fleets of compressed natural gas vehicles in the U.S., with more than 1,100 CNG package delivery vehicles on the road. The company recently announced that it is increasing its CNG fleet by 1,400 units, which is a 30
The Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) and the AASA Overseas Automotive Council (OAC) announced the first recipients of its scholarships in memory of the late Jeremy Denton, AASA vice president and OAC executive director, who died No
Two Federated members were presented with special member awards for Co-Man and Car Care excellence during the Federated Auto Parts national meeting in Puerto Rico.

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AutoZone has 5,384 North American company-owned stores, including 402 company-owned stores in Mexico. Advance Auto Parts, which does not have any company owned stores in Mexico, has 5,261 in North America.