AASA Launches Fuel-Delivery Campaign
The new campaign is designed to educate technicians and consumers with the end goal of reducing warranty returns.
AASA Tech Conference To Explore Digital Products
Attendees at the 2019 AASA Technology Conference will explore unique ways to develop and introduce new aftermarket products.
AAPEXedu to Feature Mix of Classroom, Hands-on and Underhood Training
The AAPEXedu program will feature a forum on advanced driver-assistance systems; a Service Professionals Summit; sessions on trends, market outlook, technologies, tariffs and more; as well as “Mobility Garage: Products and Training for Tomorrow” and “Let’s Tech” presentations.
MEMA CEO Bill Long Named to Automotive Hall of Fame Board
During his three-year board term, Long will help oversee the Hall of Fame’s financial direction and help preserve the mission of the prestigious organization.
Tariffs and Trade Drama Aren’t Going Away Soon, AASA Panel Says
Regardless of whether the Trump administration can broker a trade deal with China, panelists at the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association’s (AASA) 2019 Vision Conference in Dearborn, Michigan, had a message for the automotive aftermarket: Expect trade drama with China to be a fact of life for the next several years.
High-Tech Vehicles: Can the Automotive Aftermarket Repair Them?
While ADAS and electric-vehicle technology grab the headlines, technicians need a solid grasp on the fundamentals of electronics and data networks to be able to work on newer vehicles.
Tenneco, Parts Warehouse Inc. Receive Inaugural AASA Channel Excellence Award
After narrowing down the entries to three finalists, a selection committee chose Tenneco and PWI for their shared data-analytics program, which focuses on inventory and sales optimization of Monroe ride-control components.
Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association Taps Bill Long to Lead Organization During Critical Time
The MEMA board of directors selected Long after a national search conducted by Egon Zehnder to replace former MEMA President and CEO Steve Handschuh, who retired in December.
Industry Leaders Explore International Aftermarket Opportunities at 2019 AASA Global Summit
The agenda for the 2019 Global Summit focused on growth opportunities in Latin America, China and the Middle East.
AASA Hires Megan Gardner as Director of Membership and Sponsorship
Gardner’s responsibilities in her new position at AASA will include membership growth and retention, identifying member needs and potential new association services, and building relationships and relevance with sponsor-partners of AASA events and special programs.
Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association President Bill Long: ‘AASA Is Cautiously Optimistic’ About 2019
Bill Long: “In our meetings with members, we point to key market fundamentals that are in our favor, including the increasing number of vehicles on the road, the aging of these vehicles and the total number of miles driven. However, we discuss uncertainty in the market as well.”
Amazon Automotive Exec to Share Insights on ‘Evolving Channel Model’ at 2019 AASA Vision Conference
The 2019 AASA Vision Conference, presented by the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), is slated for Wednesday, April 3, at The Henry in Dearborn, Michigan.