Aftermarket Business

Standard Motor Products
Ray Nicholas, vice president of information technology and CIO of Standard Motor Products, received the Lifetime Technology Leadership award during the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) Technology Conference in Clearwater Beach, Fla
eCounter, Motorcraft’s e-commerce tool, has partnered with Identifix – the automotive repair industry go-to for information to help diagnose and repair vehicles efficiently, accurately and profitably.
Federated Auto Parts
The recent Federated Auto Parts charity golf tournament raised $57,500 for the 2015 Toys for Tots campaign.
Epicor Software
Epicor Software Corporation has expanded the availability of automated weekly eCatalog data updates to the Epicor PartExpert electronic catalog.
Ben Brucato
In the global marketplace the top emerging markets for growth is moving from BRIC countries (Brazil, Russia, India and China) to the MINT community (Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria and Turkey). Turkey, in particular, holds particular opportunity for the a
The costs of complying with the new rule on underground storage tanks won't be as onerous for service stations and others in the aftermarket sector as once thought. The EPA in mid-July eased some of the mandates it had proposed back in late 2011.
AP Exhaust Technologies
AP Exhaust Technologies' acquisition of Eastern Catalytic will combine AP’s full line exhaust offering and expertise with Eastern’s catalytic converter emissions capabilities, positioning the combined company as a leadi
Larry Roesel joined AutoZone in 2007 and has been a key contributor in designing and building the Commercial business at AutoZone. Under his leadership, AutoZone's Commercial business has grown from $700 million to $1.8 billion.
As good as I’ve gotten with my telephone skills, my customers have pretty much remained the same. Enjoy reading these phone calls that I’ve received over the years. They are too absurd to make up.
Automotive Distribution Network
The Automotive Distribution Network is rolling out the Parts Plus Car Care Center program to service dealers in Mexico and Puerto Rico this fall.

Special Reports

Tire dealers are optimistic about increasing their product sales this year, but not as optimistic as they were in the same survey conducted last year, according to the Aftermarket Business World Tire Dealer study.