Aftermarket Business

This wave of change toward original equipment manufacturer (OEM) certifications is one of the most positive changes the collision industry has gone through in recent history.
Automotive Parts Services Group
The Group will focus on many key areas during its leadership, member and shareholder sessions, including telematics, information technology, training, national accounts, cataloging and the Co-Man warehouse.
Genuine Parts Company
Fourth quarter sales for the Automotive Group were up 2%, including an approximate 1% comparable sales increase.
Advance Auto Parts
Total sales for the fourth quarter increased 2.4% to $2.08 billion, as compared with total sales during the fourth quarter of fiscal 2015 of $2.03 billion.
Alan R. Segal
Too many companies are shortchanging their profit potential by incorrectly pricing their products and services. By setting prices relative to what consumers value, not off cost, companies are better positioned to generate windfall profits for the lon
Auto Pride introduced two new business service partners in Elite Extra and Sophio Software.
Dan McDonald
86Borders has developed an online hub called 86enroute that helps small companies use their fleet visibility data to share information with customers about the status of orders, deliveries and drivers in a pull-based framework.
MAS Industries
MAS Industries, a North America-based manufacturer of premium chassis parts and control arms, announced the introduction of 106 new part numbers that cover more than 38 million vehicle service possibilities.
The new offerings are for a variety of gaskets, pistons and piston rings, filters, valves, engine bearings, and turbochargers now available for both light vehicle and heavy-duty applications.
Bar code technology is a well-established way to improve inventory accuracy. Bar codes are used up and down the auto parts supply chain, from manufacturing applications to point of sale.

Special Reports

Price continues to be the number one need of do-it-yourself auto parts shoppers, according to the 2017 Aftermarket Business World Reseller Product 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