Aftermarket Business

J.C. Washbish
The Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance announced that John Carlson (JC) Washbish, the son of Alliance President John R. Washbish, was hired to round out its marketing team.
Federated Auto Parts
Now through August 30, Federated Auto Parts fans will have a chance to win a limited edition retro t-shirt. To enter, go to Federated on Facebook and click on the T-Shirt Tuesdays tab.
Auto service and repair shop owners and technicians are using their tablets and smart phones for work more this year than last year, according to the 2016 Aftermarket Business World Online Purchasing Habits study.
Michael Staruch
A major responsibility for Michael Staruch will be leading the aftermarket sales strategy development efforts for the MAHLE Aftermarket gasket offering – soon to be under the MAHLE Original brand for the first time – into targeted markets
Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance
The scholarship in the distribution category was awarded to Shawn Senior, inventory control manager at Eastern Warehouse Distributors, Inc. in Langhorne, Pa., a member of the Alliance.
Scott Luckett
Timeliness, completeness and consistency may all sound like soft terms that have little to do with gigabytes of content. But they are what separate the best catalogs from the rest.
Genuine Parts Company
Genuine Parts Company has entered into definitive agreements to acquire Auto-Camping, Ltd. and select assets within the Janitorial and Sanitation ("Jan/San") business of Rochester Midland Corporation.
Advance Auto Parts
Advance Auto Parts announced the opening of three Super Hub stores serving the Atlanta area that will ensure more high-quality parts are available to commercial repair shops more frequently, the company said.
Scott Thompson, Epicor
We’re in the midst of a second catalog revolution, one that once again will separate businesses committed to strong growth from those that are at risk of losing touch with the changing needs of today’s aftermarket customers.
University of the Aftermarket Foundation
Five students have been selected as recipients of scholarships from the Larry W. McCurdy Memorial Scholarship Fund, established by Affinia Group Inc. within the University of the Aftermarket Foundation to honor McCurdy, chairman of the board of Affin

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Auto service and repair shop owners and technicians are using their tablets and smart phones for work more this year than last year, according to the 2016 Aftermarket Business World Online Purchasing Habits study.

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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