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SKF Automating Tennessee Vehicle Aftermarket Warehouse

The warehouse will be retrofitted with an AutoStore robotic storage and picking system.

SKF Automating Tennessee Vehicle Aftermarket Warehouse
What’s Next For Aftermarket Distribution?

Despite ongoing consolidation, experts say there is still a viable future for independent distributors.

BCA Bearings Unveils 2024 Endless Summer Promotion

The Endless Summer promotion runs from May 1 through June 30, 2024.

AI Technology Puts ACES and PIES on ‘Steroids’

PDM Automotive fosters connections and streamlines information flow across the automotive aftermarket.

Tri-State Acquires WM Automotive

WM Automotive has the reputation in the industry for top-quality brand names, value-added service and well-trained people.

Mergers and Acquisitions Automotive Aftermarket
Xl Parts And The Parts House Grow Together

Since 2017, XL Parts and The Parts House have operated as sister companies owned by Marubeni Automotive Aftermarket Holdings.

BendPak Opens Distribution Center In Alabama

The administrative and shipping complex is expected to be fully operational within 60 days.

AASA Accepting Applications For Channel Excellence Award

The deadline to apply is Friday, Jan. 17, 2020.

The Network Releases 2020 Auto Service Experts And Parts Plus Car Care Center Programs

The new year will feature enhanced partnerships with the Automotive Training Institute (ATI), Identifix by Solera Holdings and Openbay.

Bestbuy Distributors Appoints Bill Hay as President

Hay will assume his new role effective May 15, and will be based at Bestbuy’s corporate headquarters in Mississauga, Ontario.

AutoZone Commercial Sales Grow in Q1

Inventory available was a major focus during the quarter.

Online Sales of Aftermarket Parts: Be Careful How You Interpret Things

Sure, the internet and technology are distractions (and in some cases interruptions), but the automotive aftermarket exists because it has always been nimble and solution-driven.