Standard Motor Products, Inc., an automotive replacement parts manufacturer and distributor, reported today its consolidated financial results for the three months ending March 31, 2018. Consolidated net sales for the first quarter of 2018 were $261.8 million with earnings from continuing operations of $8.6 million or 37 cents per diluted share.
Snap-on is introducing its new IQON line of roll cabinets, designed with exclusive features for today's workplace. The line features a taller profile for more optimum ergonomics and improved work center visibility.
Robinair has released its new 17800C multi-refrigerant machine designed to recover, recycle, evacuate and charge many different refrigerants and systems, all in one fast and continuous operation through one hook-up.
O’Reilly Auto Parts has honored Winhere Brake Parts Inc. with their coveted Receiver’s Choice award for catalog excellence at the Automotive Content Professionals Network (ACPN) Knowledge Exchange Conference.
At MACS 2018 we learned a lot about what’s going on in the industry, some changes that are taking place, and even about where the industry might be headed in the near future. Here’s a recap of just a few topics we discussed at the event.
We begin the saga at Assured Autoworks in Melbourne, Fla. This reputable shop is owned and run by my good buddy, Brin Kline. Like many times before, he acquired the subject of this month's article as a “tow-in” from another local shop.
New EPA regulations will require new vehicles offered for sale starting in the 2021 MY to use a refrigerant other than R134a. OEMs have also been incentivized to use these alternatives before the phase-out deadline as they can earn emissions credits by making the change early.
The Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of Minnesota announced scholarship awards totaling $14,000 to help automotive service and collision repair students pay for tuition and tools during the 2018-19 school year.
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