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.
Senior automotive analyst Bernard Swiecki, director of CAR’s Automotive Communities Partnership (ACP), reports that it remains difficult to determine what industry changes might occur under President Donald Trump.
With the help of predictive analytics, Predii’s software is designed to determine which parts and equipment will fail, as well as when and why. Technicians can then address these issues before they become problems, said CEO Tilak Kasturi.
Aaron Lowe, senior VP of regulatory and government affairs at the Auto Care Association, spoke to Aftermarket Business World about how new vehicle technologies are affecting the aftermarket supply chain.
Record360, an asset condition software vendor, released its inaugural dealership service center customer survey in 2016. Shane Skinner, founder and CEO, at Record360, discussed the results with Aftermarket Business World.
The Chinese government is in the process of implementing a related “Made in China 2025” initiative that aspires to comprehensively improve its worldwide manufacturing prowess, including the pursuit of cutting-edge automotive innovations.
OTC continues to market tools and training, and Alison Accavitti, marketing communications manager at parent-firm Bosch Automotive Service Solutions, recently answered a series of questions posed by Aftermarket Business World.
Openbay founder and CEO Rob Infantino describes his company as “an online marketplace transforming the auto repair experience for consumers, and the way that service providers acquire and service customers.”