Federated Auto Parts Archives - Page 9 of 12 - Counterman Magazine
The Group: First-Half Highlights Include Membership Meeting, Enhancements to Training Academy

“We have worked on every aspect of our business where collaboration can create improvement, and we will continue to focus on those initiatives,” says Larry Pavey, CEO of the Automotive Parts Services Group.

Fisher Auto Parts Acquires Burlington Foreign Car Parts

BFCP operates nine locations – six in Vermont, two in New Hampshire and one in New York.

The Group Hosts Golf Outing to Benefit Toys for Tots

Since initiating its Toys for Tots campaign in 2012, The Group has raised more than $2.5 million for this worthy cause.

The Group Training Academy Enhances Offerings for Automotive Service Professionals

New additions to The Group Training Academy include courses on hybrids, anti-theft systems, European schematics as well as new classes for shop owners and managers.

Patti Schulze Relies on Catalogs – and Her Extraordinary Memory – to Delight Her Customers

Schulze’s uncanny ability to remember part numbers is just one of several qualities that make her special.

Fisher Auto Parts Marking 90th Anniversary with its Biggest Promotion for Professional Customers

Fisher will hold quarterly drawings and will give away hundreds of prizes, including iPads, big-screen televisions and special vacation packages.

Federated, Fisher Auto Parts Establish Memorial Fund to Honor Frank Berrodin

Federated and Fisher each have made a donation to the University of the Aftermarket Foundation in Berrodin’s memory to fund industry educational initiatives, including the newly established Frank Berrodin Memorial Scholarship that will be awarded to a deserving student pursuing a career in the automotive aftermarket.

Record Number of Suppliers Participate in AWDA Challenge to Benefit University of the Aftermarket Foundation

The donations will be used to support the foundation’s mission of funding scholarships and educational initiatives that help develop a strong, knowledgeable aftermarket workforce.

1Parts North America Honors DENSO with Vendor of the Year Award

DENSO Products and Services Americas, an affiliate of DENSO Corp., received the coveted industry award during the Automotive Parts Services Group’s national conference and expo in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.

Federated Auto Parts Member S&W Supply Celebrates 85th Anniversary

From contests to special events to customer-appreciation days, S&W Supply is pulling out all the stops to thank its customers for 85 great years.

Pronto CEO Bill Maggs: Increasing Engagement with Independent Service Centers, Growing National-Account Program Are Top Priorities

Bill Maggs, president and CEO of National Pronto Association, talks about the program group’s plans for 2019.

KOI, Federated Host Record-Setting Cavalcade of Customs

“This year’s Cavalcade was incredible and I want to thank everyone from Federated, Fisher Auto Parts and KOI who helped make it such a great success,” said Dave Wesselman, vice president of KOI region.