Aftermarket Business

The next round of fuel efficiency/greenhouse gas (GHG) emission standards for trucks moved to the top of the agenda of the federal government.
Matt Chapman
Fleetio is a software tool for fleet operators that allows them to log and track vehicle maintenance schedules using their mobile phones and OBDII devices.
Big data has arrived in the aftermarket, with the potential to improve supply chain operations from inventory forecasting to pricing.
Lear Corporation
Eagle Ottawa is the world's largest supplier of automotive leather with annual sales of approximately $1 billion.
Motorcar Parts of America
Motorcar Parts of America announced the pricing of its underwritten public offering of 2.4 million shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $26 per share.
Philips anti-counterfeit Xenon HID
Philips Automotive North America, a division of Royal Philips, has developed special packaging to prevent piracy and protect customers from buying counterfeit Philips Xenon HID lighting.
As the sector leader, Miller is responsible for managing the Global Automotive and Transportation Center and developing the organization’s sector strategy and initiatives worldwide.
I had worked several months to help modernize our county’s auto tech program only to learn the decision makers of our local education system were willing to let the program die.
Diesel vehicles by state
Today’s clean diesel technologies are steadily gaining purchasing horsepower among American automotive buyers in a trend that signals sales opportunities for aftermarket businesses serving this segment.
Allen Schaeffer
Among passenger vehicle registrations, diesels currently account for more than 7 million vehicles in the U.S. while hybrids amount to 2.8 million. Diesels represent 10.6 percent of all pickup truck registrations.

Special Reports

Collision repairers prefer to get their parts from auto parts retailers (33 percent) with dealerships (24 percent) and jobbers (23) a close second and third option, according to the Aftermarket Business World Collision Shop Study.