Bill Long, MEMA CEO and AASA COO, Named to Board of Automotive Hall of Fame
May 14, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) President and Chief Executive Officer Bill Long has been selected to serve on the board of the Automotive Hall of Fame. Long also serves as... READ MORE
MEMA, AASA to Host High-Level Policy Panel on Data Access
May 14, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) and the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), the light vehicle aftermarket division of MEMA, will hold an important... READ MORE
Suppliers to Discuss IP Protection with Amazon Team at Company’s Seattle Headquarters in June
May 2, 2019
Supplier members of AASA and other MEMA divisions will have the opportunity to tour Amazon and learn more about its IPR protection efforts at the association’s Intellectual Property Council Meeting... READ MORE
AASA OES Executive Steering Committee Members Drive Compelling Agenda for the Association’s 2019 OES Special Summit
April 23, 2019
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – A group of five motor vehicle supplier professionals representing various product categories and OES channels are driving an agenda featuring leading subject matter... READ MORE
AASA’s 2019 Vision Conference Attendees ‘Grabbed the Cash’ and Supported the University of the Aftermarket Foundation
April 15, 2019
Conference ‘Money Grab’ raised funds for UAF and awareness of AASA’s peer and product councils   RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Attendees at the 2019 Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers... READ MORE
Tenneco Inc. and Parts Warehouse Inc. Honored with First-Ever AASA Channel Excellence Award Presented by Epicor
April 3, 2019
Channel partners recognized at 2019 AASA Vision Conference for their innovative work on a shared data analytics program   DEARBORN, Mich. – A shared data analytics program between Tenneco Inc... READ MORE
Finalists Selected for AASA’s New Channel Excellence Award Presented by Epicor
March 19, 2019
New award recognizing collaborative and innovative initiatives in the aftermarket is set for presentation at upcoming AASA Vision Conference RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Three collaborative... READ MORE
AASA, MEMA Call on Nevada Legislature to Oppose Law Discouraging Use of Aftermarket Parts
March 11, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), on behalf of its division the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), has urged the Nevada State Assembly Committee on... READ MORE
A ‘Must Win’ -- AASA and Auto Care Association Leaders to Hold Open Dialogue Addressing Freedom of Choice and Data Access at 2019 Vision Conference
March 6, 2019
Association executives will address the path to preserving motorists’ right to choose their vehicle’s service provider and replacement parts RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The leaders of the... READ MORE
Icahn Automotive’s Brian Kaner to Discuss ‘The Service Revolution’ at 2019 AASA Vision Conference
February 25, 2019
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Icahn Automotive Group LLC, an Icahn Enterprises L.P. company, has made its mark on the aftermarket through the pursuit of an aggressive acquisition strategy, the... READ MORE
MEMA Names Bill Long to Lead Motor Vehicle Parts Supplier Association at Critical Time
February 18, 2019
WASHINGTON, D.C. –  The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), the leading trade association focused on advancing the fast-changing mobility industry, has named William (Bill)... READ MORE
Get the First Preview of a New Groundbreaking Study on the Emerging “New Retail” Aftermarket at the 2019 AASA Vision Conference in April
February 15, 2019
Conference attendees will learn if the digitalization of the aftermarket is a bust or boon in the pending AASA / Roland Berger study RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Dramatic changes are... READ MORE
Industry Leaders Explored International Aftermarket Opportunities at 2019 AASA Global Summit
February 14, 2019
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. -- More than 100 aftermarket professionals from a dozen countries gathered in Coral Gables, Fla. on Feb. 7-8 to explore opportunities in the global automotive aftermarket... READ MORE
AASA Hires Megan Gardner As Director, Membership and Sponsorship
January 31, 2019
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) announces the addition of Megan Gardner to its staff as the new director of membership and sponsorship. “We’... READ MORE
Amazon’s Head of Automotive to Share Insights on ‘The Evolving Channel Model’ at 2019 AASA Vision Conference in Dearborn
January 22, 2019
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Buying habits for automotive parts are creating new business models and the emergence of pure online e-tailers. Suppliers attending the 2019 Vision Conference,... READ MORE
AutoZone’s Mark Finestone Is Featured Speaker in the ‘Customer Spotlight’ at the 2019 AASA Vision Conference on April 3 in Dearborn, Mich.
January 10, 2019
Finestone will address AASA supplier members in the member-only segment of the event, ‘New Roads: Building New Channels for Collaboration’ RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Mark Finestone, executive... READ MORE
AASA Announces the Promotion of Chris Gardner to Senior Vice President, Operations
January 9, 2019
An industry veteran with more than 30 years experience, Gardner is dedicated to serving members’ needs and as a valuable member resource in the area of advanced aftermarket technologies RESEARCH... READ MORE
AASA Board of Governors Welcomes New Vice Chairmen and Governors for 2019
January 3, 2019
Marc Blackman of Gold Eagle begins second term as AASA chairman RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Enrico Manuele, regional president, Automotive Aftermarket North America, Robert Bosch LLC, and Eric... READ MORE
Industry Leaders Step Forward to Support AASA’s Channel Excellence Award Presented by Epicor
December 7, 2018
Reviewers for new industry recognition award include aftermarket executives, analysts and educators RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The selection committee for the Channel Excellence Award, the... READ MORE