The Automotive Distribution Network recently showed that Walt Disney World really is the place where dreams come true when its members donated $2,500 to help the Dream Factory of Memphis provide a dream trip to 11-year-old Lester U. of Collierville, Tenn.
As the United Kingdom’s largest industry trade show, June’s award-winning Automechanika Birmingham is expected to host more than 500 exhibitors making OEM and aftermarket business connections with executives from across the globe when the show doors open June 5.
It must feel emotionally draining for an auto parts store when their shoppers can buy the same ignition coil retailed at $79.99 for $33 less by a competitor. From Scott Drozd’s perspective on hot selling items, this CEO of FCP Euro believes dynamic pricing is playing a normalized role in swaying shopper perceptions in a land grab for market dominance and profits.
Lawson Products, Inc., a distributor of products and services to the MRO marketplace, held an open house to celebrate its new distribution center in Alberta, Canada, which allows Lawson to reduce product delivery time to within one to two business days to its Western Canadian customers.
Beck/Arnley® recently debuted a new look for its 104-year-old brand. In addition to a new logo, a refreshed website was launched to provide consumers with an easier method of identifying Beck/Arnley products.
Akebono Brake Corporation has recently introduced eight new part numbers to its Pro-ACT, Performance and EURO Ultra-Premium Ceramic Disc Brake Pad lines, expanding vehicle coverage by 2.1 million vehicles.
Ryan Devine, senior manager aftermarket product management, light vehicle driveline and power technologies, Dana Inc., has been awarded the Modern Industry eXpertise (MiX) scholarship for the University of the Aftermarket’s 2018-2019 Leadership 2.0.
The Wesco Group Inc. has completed the acquisition of Auto Paint Specialties, a three-store PPG platinum distributor in Western Washington. APS President Dan Gemeroy will join the acquisition team at the Wesco Group.
AEye, a leader in artificial perception systems, introduces a new sensor data type called Dynamic Vixels™, which are designed to more intelligently acquire and adapt data for the company's iDAR™ (Intelligent Detection and Ranging) perception system.
The Federated Hall of Fame induction took place during the recent Automotive Parts Services Group meeting in Grapevine, Texas. Cardone’s son, Michael Cardone III, accepted the award on behalf of his father.
At the urging of CAWA and its auto parts retailer members in Arizona, Governor Doug Ducey vetoed Senate Bill 1091, which would have impacted sales tax collection and distribution of Arizona businesses by implementing a real time remittance of TPT.
New innovations in the warehouse will be driven by increasing supply chain velocity. Earlier this year Zebra Technologies released its “Future of Fulfillment” study, a survey of professionals in the logistics, retail and manufacturing segments.