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Matthew Wolfe of Rebersburg, Pennsylvania was named the 2018 Mitchell 1 / Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Technician of the Future during the ASE Fall Board of Governors Meeting and Annual Technician Awards, held recently in Ft. Lauderdale, Flori
Three Texas youth harnessed their artistic skills to help spread the word about keeping Texas skies free of harmful car emissions and created winning posters for the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Drive Clean Texas campaign’s first
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Three public high school skilled trades teachers are the first-place winners of the 2018 Harbor Freight Tools for Schools Prize for Teaching Excellence.
Bosch Automotive Aftermarket announcedy the release of software version 3.4, adding new coverage and tests for Asian, European and Domestic vehicles for the Bosch ADS 325 and ADS 625 diagnostic tools in North America.
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In this latest Remarkable Results podcast with Carm Capriotto, he speaks with John Passante, a legacy automotive aftermarket Human Resource professional and the President and CEO of The Organizational Development Group.
Remarkable Results
A cheap car battery may cost less at first, but Interstate Batteries’ new creative ad campaign shows it could end up costing a lot more than just money down the road.
In this latest Remarkable Results podcast with Carm Capriotto, he speaks with Gary Smith, who has been fascinated with electricity his whole life and understands that the more you know of electricity’s core fundamentals, the better diagnosticia
Remarkable Results
The new Snap-on PBC58 Heavy-Duty Automatic Parts Washer can be used to effectively clean many large automotive parts such as gas and diesel engine blocks, cylinder heads, valve covers, pans, transmission cases, as well as smaller items down to nuts a
Snap-on
The Ingersoll Rand IQV20 Series W7152 1/2” Impact Wrench is the most powerful cordless impact wrench in its class.
Ingersoll Rand
In this latest Remarkable Results podcast with Carm Capriotto — recorded live at Franks European in Las Vegas, Nev. — he speaks with Frank Scandura, Vinnie Lucido, Andy Bizub, Deb Van Batenburg, Greg Bunch, Jimmy Lea, Bill Nalu, Shari Phe
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CARSTAR announced the opening of CARSTAR Advantage Collision Center, located at 3013 Airline Blvd. Portsmouth, VA 23701 and CARSTAR Collision Express, located at 3705 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28412.
CARSTAR
LKQ Corporation has renewed its $25,000 contribution to the Collision Repair Education Foundation, as part of its continuing commitment to the future of the collision industry.
CREF
Using marketing ideas outlined in this free webinar from NAPA AutoCare, you can understand the importance of marketing and become better at implementing programs that work.
NAPA AutoCare
In 2019, the National Auto Body Council will kick off its yearly fundraising efforts with a new format – a single-day showcase called “NABC Day” for the collision repair industry featuring the annual golf tournament, a NABC Recycled
NABC
When it comes to hiring new employees, you want the best for your business. From the potential employee’s view, they want certain things, too, mainly health insurance.
NAPA AutoCare
When open enrollment for insurance and other benefits starts for companies later this year, your shop can offer a new option for employees: a new health insurance plan by joining a group like NAPA Insurance Center.
NAPA AutoCare
If you aren’t using a digital vehicle inspection (DVI) of any kind, you’re missing out on a great opportunity to help your customers and position your shop as a trusted partner for people in your community.
NAPA AutoCare
Both collision repairers and the insurance industry professionals need to better understand how new vehicle technology works and how it adds complexity to the repair process.
asTech
Mitchell International has joined the IBIS USA journey as an Aluminium partner.
Mitchell
The Collision Industry Conference (CIC) 2019-2020 Chairman Jeff Peevy wants feedback from the industry on issues they face in today's collision repair market.
CIC

Aftermarket Business

Aftermarket Analytics in Pueblo, Colo., launched its Inventory Analyst tool – a web-based software to help aftermarket companies improve inventory planning. Company CEO Justin Holman discussed the new product with us.
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Pep Boys today announced that it will take its Amazon.com Ship-to-Store tire installation national.
Last year, the LODI Group (parent company of Pioneer Automotive) acquired the assets of Automotive Technologies Products. Jack Cameron, vice president of sales and business developed, discussed the move and how it will impact warehousing and logistic
Jack Cameron
In an effort to support business partners and their families within the industry distressed by natural disasters Automotive Parts Associates, Inc. made a charitable contribution to the Automotive Aftermarket Charitable Foundation.
APA
Over the past year, a number of companies have announced autonomous vehicle delivery projects that are aimed at reducing some of the cost and complexity of last-mile delivery applications.
Toyota e-Palette
 PartsHub.com has launched its receiver login to simplify access to supplier product catalogs. Within 90 days of its debut, more than 1,000 new resellers have joined PartsHub.
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The 2018 VIPAR Heavy Duty Annual Business Conference, held last month, emphasized the organization’s focus on opportunities and solutions to support the current and future growth of stockholder and supplier business.
Vipar
Airtex-ASC has named Micah Miller its new director, supply chain, sales and operation planning.
Micah Miller
Fuse5 Automotive Software (FAS), a U.S.-based provider of business management solutions for the automotive aftermarket, recently received the 2018 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo Product Showcase Award for its innovative new cloud-based business
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SureDone has integrated its leading multichannel e-commerce software solution with SEMA Data Co-Op's massive database of parts to populate SDC's enhanced aftermarket catalog data into SureDone's multichannel e-commerce platform
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