Aftermarket Business

Uni-Select Inc. has completed the acquisition of the remaining 50 percent equity interest of Pièces d’Autos La Malbaie Inc. and, through one of its subsidiaries, the assets of Pièces d’Autos AFCAR.
TRW chassis
TRW’s North American Aftermarket Group has extended its all makes premium chassis program by 39 SKUs including the latest parts for Jeep Wrangler, Nissan Altima, Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger, Honda Accord and Toyota RAV4.
MAHLE Aftermarket
Following MAHLE Group’s 2014 acquisition of Slovenia-based component manufacturer for motor vehicle electric systems Letrika, the integration of the two companies is expanding MAHLE Aftermarket's competence in this segment.
Standard Motor Products
Ray Nicholas, vice president of information technology and CIO of Standard Motor Products, received the Lifetime Technology Leadership award during the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) Technology Conference in Clearwater Beach, Fla
eCounter, Motorcraft’s e-commerce tool, has partnered with Identifix – the automotive repair industry go-to for information to help diagnose and repair vehicles efficiently, accurately and profitably.
Epicor Software
Epicor Software Corporation has expanded the availability of automated weekly eCatalog data updates to the Epicor PartExpert electronic catalog.
Federated Auto Parts
The recent Federated Auto Parts charity golf tournament raised $57,500 for the 2015 Toys for Tots campaign.
Ben Brucato
In the global marketplace the top emerging markets for growth is moving from BRIC countries (Brazil, Russia, India and China) to the MINT community (Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria and Turkey). Turkey, in particular, holds particular opportunity for the a
The costs of complying with the new rule on underground storage tanks won't be as onerous for service stations and others in the aftermarket sector as once thought. The EPA in mid-July eased some of the mandates it had proposed back in late 2011.
Larry Roesel joined AutoZone in 2007 and has been a key contributor in designing and building the Commercial business at AutoZone. Under his leadership, AutoZone's Commercial business has grown from $700 million to $1.8 billion.

Special Reports

Tire dealers are optimistic about increasing their product sales this year, but not as optimistic as they were in the same survey conducted last year, according to the Aftermarket Business World Tire Dealer study.