Aftermarket Business

Raybestos, raybestos camaro
Raybestos brand brakes announces the Raybestos Camaro Sweepstakes promotion, where a grand prize winner will drive away in a one-of-a-kind Raybestos 1971 Chevrolet Camaro RS “G-Machine.”
Penray Companies
The Penray Companies was recently awarded approved supplier status for their full line of products for VIPAR Heavy Duty.
AAPEX
The new general session at AAPEX will provide a fund-raising platform for scholarships, which coincides with the GAAS board of directors decision to defer the 2015 GAAS event.
TRW chassis
TRW’s North American (NA) Aftermarket Group has extended its all makes premium chassis program by 527 SKUs.
Automotive Distribution Network
UniPiezas Alfredo commemorated the opening of the first Parts Plus-branded store in Puerto Rico with an open-house and vintage-car show that attracted more than 1,000 attendees.
MEMA
Nominations are now open for the Triangle Award, the highest honor awarded by MEMA and its divisions: AASA, HDMA, MERA and OESA.
AAPEX
The AAPEXedu Webinar Series will present, “The Seven ‘Can’t Forget’ Ingredients in Your Marketing Messages,” a free exhibitor webinar at 4 p.m. EST Aug. 5.
Genuine Parts Company
Genuine Parts Company reported its sales and earnings for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2014. 
Federal-Mogul Motorparts
Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation, announced a series of leadership appointments that are effective immediately.
Walker Products
Walker Products Inc. appointed Chris Habel to Central Regional Sales Manager effective July 21.

Special Reports

Auto service franchises report that auto part quality, not price, is the number 1 need of their customers, according to the Aftermarket Business World 2014 Auto Service Franchise Study.