MEMA Speaks Out for Regional Parts Suppliers on Trans-Pacific Partnership
January 22, 2016
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) has expressed its support of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), but has asked the Obama administration and... READ MORE
‘Suppliers Are Key Innovators,’ MEMA’s Steve Handschuh at the Washington Auto Show
January 21, 2016
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Steve Handschuh, president and chief executive officer of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), promoted suppliers’ long history as key... READ MORE
Brian Daugherty Joins MEMA as New Chief Technology Officer
January 19, 2016
WASHINGTON –  The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) is pleased to announce the hiring of Brian Daugherty as Chief Technology Officer. In this newly created position,... READ MORE
AASA Presents the Supplier’s Perspective of the Connected Aftermarket at CES 2015
January 15, 2016
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) promoted the automotive aftermarket industry and the business interests of its supplier members at the Consumer... READ MORE
Doug Grimm of MPG Is 2016 MEMA Board Chairman
January 12, 2016
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Douglas J. Grimm, president and chief operating officer of MPG Inc., has been elected as chairman of the Board of Directors of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers... READ MORE
MEMA, AASA Applaud USTR’s Strong Warning to Online Retailer Alibaba
December 18, 2015
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) applauds the strong warning issued on Dec. 17 by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) to global... READ MORE
AASA Names 2016 Board of Governors Officers
December 4, 2015
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – David Barbeau, managing director of the global aftermarket, TI Automotive, and Odd Joergenrud, regional president, automotive aftermarket North America, Robert Bosch,... READ MORE
MEMA, AASA Fight Back Against Online Sales of Counterfeit Parts
November 20, 2015
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) is urging the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) to stem the tide of counterfeit motor vehicle... READ MORE
Brent Berman of Federal-Mogul Named 2016 Chairman of AASA Technology Council
November 16, 2015
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Brent Berman, director, training and consumer experience, Federal-Mogul Motorparts, was named the 2016 chairman of the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (... READ MORE
Record Setting Attendance at the AASA OAC Global Reception 2015
November 5, 2015
LAS VEGAS, Nev. – The annual Global Reception presented by the Overseas Automotive Council (OAC) of the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), the light vehicle aftermarket... READ MORE
AASA / MEMA Brake Manufacturers Council Gains Insights on Technician Training
November 4, 2015
LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Donny Seyfer, owner of Seyfer Automotive, Wheat Ridge, Colo., and chairman of the Automotive Service Association (ASA), shared tips on effective training for technicians and... READ MORE
AASA Know Your Parts® Launches New Tech Hotline for Smart Phones at AAPEX
November 3, 2015
LAS VEGAS, Nev. – The Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) Know Your Parts® campaign is launching a new resource for service professionals during AAPEX: the Know Your Parts “Tech... READ MORE
AASA, MEMA Have Seat at Table for Ongoing House Discussions about Vehicle Safety Legislation
November 2, 2015
The Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), the light vehicle aftermarket division of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), has a seat at the table in ongoing... READ MORE
AASA Know Your Parts® Starting & Charging Campaign e-Learning Tool Upgrades Help Address Misdiagnosed Problems
October 12, 2015
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) Know Your Parts® Starting & Charging micro-campaign, launched in March, is already making progress in aiding... READ MORE
MEMA, MERA Applaud House Passage of Federal Vehicle Repair Cost Savings Act
September 28, 2015
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed S. 565, the Federal Vehicle Repair Cost Savings Act, which requires all federal agencies to consider using remanufactured parts in... READ MORE
AASA Know Your Parts® Website Exceeds 100,000 Visitors a Month
July 16, 2015
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Know Your Parts® website, www.KnowYourParts.com, administered by the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) as part of its industry... READ MORE
Using 3D Visualization to Transform the Aftermarket: AASA Technology Conference Presentation
August 10, 2015
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Beck Besecker of Marxent will demonstrate how 3D visualization is transforming inventory and customer decisions on Tuesday, Sept. 22, at the 2015 Technology... READ MORE
AASA President to Discuss the State of the Automotive Aftermarket during NACE / CARS
July 15, 2015
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Bill Long, president and chief operating officer of the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), will address “The State of the Aftermarket” as the... READ MORE
MEMA Applauds Senate Passage of the Federal Vehicle Repair Cost Savings Act
June 17, 2015
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) applauds the Senate for passing S.565 the Federal Vehicle Repair Cost Savings Act with unanimous consent. The bill,... READ MORE