Nominations Now Open For 2022 ‘Women At The Wheel’
The May AMN/Counterman cover story will profile some of today’s top female aftermarket professionals sparking change.
Growing The Family Business
Our conversation with the next generation of aftermarket distribution leaders.
Rise And Fall Of A Jobber Store
Years after the store closed, my dad was still dreaming about part numbers.
Introducing The 2020 Class Of Women At The Wheel
This year’s class of Women at the Wheel is being featured as the cover story in the May issue of AMN.
ISN Tool Dealer Expo Features Keynote Speaker, Prizes, Expanded Hours
Integrated Supply Network (ISN) will hold its Tool Dealer Expo from June 27-29 in Orlando, Florida.
O’Reilly to Close Little Rock Distribution Center, Open New Facility in Mississippi
O’Reilly has purchased a 580,000-square-foot facility in Horn Lake, Mississippi, to serve the Memphis market and support store growth in the central and southern states.
Continental Conveyor Plant in Halstead, Kansas, Celebrating 80th Anniversary
The plant began business in 1939, started by tire repairman Ed Toevs, who called his shop the Rub-R-Slat Draper Co.
Sometimes, Customers Say the Darndest Things
One of the greatest things about our jobs as parts specialists is that no two days are exactly the same.
Auto Parts Distribution: What’s in the Cards for 2019?
As we’ve reported in recent months, the business environment looks favorable for the automotive aftermarket, and the news seems to keep getting better.
Arch Auto Parts Celebrates 40th Anniversary with Billboard in Times Square
The Arch Auto Parts ad is running Nov. 15 through Jan. 31 at 1500 Broadway and 43rd Street, in the heart of the Times Square bowtie area, above the pedestrian-friendly Times Square Plaza.
AutoZone CEO Bill Rhodes on 2019 Aftermarket Outlook: ‘Trends Remain Encouraging’
Rhodes: “With the continued aging of the car population and recently lower gas prices at the pump, these are contributing to our optimism regarding 2019 for both DIY and commercial.”
Extended OE Warranty an Attack on the Aftermarket?
The more concerning issue for all of us is that it creates a pattern (or habit) of the vehicle owner returning to the dealership for service for a longer period of time.