Articles by Brian Albright

James Schwyn, CTO of Valeo North America, discussed Valeo's Smart Cocoon platform, a personalization system that can adjust the climate of the vehicle interior based on driver biometrics.
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A.T. Kearney’s Global Business Policy Council has released its year-ahead predictions for 2019, and there are a number of looming trends that could have a big impact on the global supply chain.
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California-based Udelv is a driverless delivery company that uses modified GEM el XD electric trucks to deliver goods in urban areas with the help of a back-up driver.
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Cryptocurrencies have received a lot of hype and attention as alternative payment methods on the Internet and elsewhere. Can cryptocurrencies be a fit for the aftermarket?
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Sales data has become a critical tool for aftermarket parts distributors trying to create a competitive edge in an industry where customers are looking for ways to better anticipate sales trends.
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Automotive Technology Products (ATP) recently made a successful move when the company consolidated operations from a leased facility in Illinois to a facility in Meridian, Miss.
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Driver assist systems can reduce accidents, but also increase repair complexity and cost. Shops will need to prepare to leverage new technology to prepare for this new reality.
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When South Main Auto Repair owner Eric Obrochta — who is also a Motor Age contributor — found out that his shop’s online video had won CARDONE’s summer/fall installation video content, he already knew what he was going to do with the $5,000 price money.
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