Aftermarket Business

O'Reilly Automotive
Sales for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015, increased $188 million, or 10%, to $2.04 billion from $1.85 billion for the same period one year ago.
The sweet spot volume of vehicles has been declining over the last few years to its current volume at 89.4 million vehicles and will continue to decline for the next two years due to the low volumes of new vehicles sold during the Great Recession of
IHS Automotive
The combined average age of all light vehicles on the road in the U.S. has climbed slightly to 11.5 years, based on a snapshot of vehicles in operation (VIO) taken Jan. 1 of this year, according to IHS Automotive.
Auto Care Association
The Auto International Association (AIA), a segment of the Auto Care Association, is now accepting nominations for the 2015 AIA People Awards. The awards honor the excellence of individuals in the import auto care industry. 
ContiTech sign
ContiTech unveiled its new-look North American headquarters in Fairlawn, Ohio, today, and ContiTech NAFTA CEO Jim Hill pledged that the new organization would focus on informing its customers and the public about the new name and new brands created b
Customers tend to listen to recommendations from auto repair professionals when purchasing vehicle parts, according to the Auto Service Franchise study in the July issue of Aftermarket Business World. The study surveyed franchise owners and mana
Arch Auto Parts
Arch Auto Parts, a leading aftermarket auto parts supplier in Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island, has a recently renovated and updated store that tested successfully in the face of an unexpected emergency.
Stan Gowisnock
Terry McCormack will step down as CEO of CARDONE Industries, but will continue as the Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors. Stan Gowisnock will be CARDONE's new President and CEO effective August 3, 2015.
searchautoparts
Today you can get just about any type of maintenance or repair information online which, according to a 2013 survey by online retailer AutoPartsWarehouse.com, is a key reason for do-it-yourselfers (DIYers) to shop online.
Hanon Systems
The name Hanon symbolizes the company's core capabilities in thermal management with the Korean word characters han and on, each meaning coolness and warmth respectively.

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Customers tend to listen to recommendations from auto repair professionals when purchasing vehicle parts, according to the Auto Service Franchise study in the July issue of Aftermarket Business World. The study surveyed franchise owners and mana