Automotive Aftermarket Parts Suppliers
Automotive Specialty-Equipment Market Grew 2% in 2022

SEMA estimates that sales growth will remain fairly flat in 2023.

Automotive Aftermarket Outperforms Expectations in 2022

The 2023 Joint Channel Forecast report provides valuable insights and strategic guidance for the automotive aftermarket.

Judge Denies 11th-Hour Bid to Thwart Mass. Right to Repair Law

The automakers had asked the judge for a temporary restraining order to block enforcement of the law.

Northwood Names New Assistant Director of Aftermarket

James O’Dell has served as the business development manager for Fisher Auto Parts in Ann Arbor, Michigan, since 2019.

State AGs Urge Congress to Pass SMART, REPAIR Acts

Right to Repair “is a bipartisan issue that impacts every consumer, household and farm in a time of increasing inflation.”

Tire Industry Association Joins Right to Repair Movement

“Right to Repair is a top priority for TIA members and for the global automotive aftermarket,” TIA CEO Dick Gust said.

Massachusetts Attorney General to Enforce Right to Repair Law

Andrea Joy Campbell indicated that she plans to enforce the law effective June 1.

Florida Republican Introduces Federal Right to Repair Bill

Aftermarket trade groups applauded the legislation.

eBay Launches ‘Guaranteed Fit’ Purchase Protection Program

Shoppers can now look for the green “Fits” compatibility checkmark on select parts and accessories listings.

Counterman On Holiday

Counterman will send its regularly scheduled Thursday e-newsletter on Friday, Nov. 25.

Vehicle Care RockStars Unveiled At AAPEX 2022

The new brand from Babcox is dedicated to celebrating the vehicle care industry and the array of channels it serves.

Auto Value Independents ‘Take It To The Field’

The two-day business event opened at Target Field, with a presentation by APH President and CEO Corey Bartlett.