Preserving the consumers’ freedom of choice for vehicle repairs and maintenance and data accessibility is an ongoing battle, and one that industry associations and representatives are fiercely fighting.
An economist, investor and industry expert may have competing focuses, but they all agree on one thing: the automotive aftermarket is growing and the future looks bright, although uncertainty and some challenges do loom.
Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association's Chris Gardner recently announced AASA’s newest subgroup, the Mobility Technology Council (MTC), dedicated to advancing the business interests of suppliers of mobility technology applications for the aftermarket.
Attendees of the 2019 Vision Conference, presented by the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), will have an opportunity to hear firsthand from Amazon’s Director of Automotive Adam Goetsch and his view of “The Evolving Channel Model.”
PhaseZero Ventures, a digital transformation and enterprise Software-as-a-Service firm, announced it is sponsoring the Marketing Technology Track at the AASA Technology Conference, which will be held Sept. 30, thru Oct. 2 in Clearwater Beach, Fla.
The Brake Manufacturers Council (BMC) and the Friction Materials Standards Institute (FMSI) are coming together in 2018 to celebrate the first “Brake Weekend – A Gathering of Brake Experts,” June 1-4 in Longboat Key, Fla. The event also will mark FMSI’s 70th anniversary.
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