AASA’s Intellectual Property Council to Discuss Latest Actions in Washington at Upcoming Digital Meeting
February 7, 2019
Members of the AASA Intellectual Property Council (IPC) will discuss the latest actions in Washington concerning intellection property on the upcoming Q1 2019 digital meeting, scheduled for 2-4 p.m.... READ MORE
MiX Member Webinar Slated for Feb. 20
February 7, 2019
The next meeting of AASA’s Modern Industry eXpertise (MiX) will be via a webinar scheduled for 1 p.m. ET, Wednesday, Feb. 20. Derek Matthews, co-founder of Character Quest, is the special guest... READ MORE
Mobility Technology Council Digital Meeting Set for Feb. 27
February 7, 2019
The AASA Mobility Technology Council (MTC), the association’s newest council dedicated to advancing the business interests of suppliers of mobility technology applications for the aftermarket, has... READ MORE
SEMA’s John Waraniak to Address New Technologies at ATC Spring Meeting
February 7, 2019
John Waraniak, vice president, vehicle technology for the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA), will help attendees navigate the future vehicle technologies that will impact the aftermarket... READ MORE
AASA Mobility Technology Council to Hear the Data Access Outlook at April Meeting
February 7, 2019
Members of the AASA Mobility Technology Council (MTC) will learn about the outlook for software, data privacy, cybersecurity and access to vehicle data for the aftermarket in the “State of Legal... READ MORE
After Holding Steady Since December, Order Increase in Early February
February 7, 2019
After holding steady since late December, the biweekly Automotive Aftermarket Manufacturing Companies Survey showed an increase in U.S. orders this week. All three components participated in the... READ MORE
Advancing the International Aftermarket Industry: There’s Room for You at the AASA Global Summit
January 31, 2019
Registrations are still being accepted for the AASA Global Summit, the only international conference focused on the aftermarket. The 2019 event features thought leadership on key international... READ MORE
Mark Finestone of AutoZone Takes the ‘Customer Spotlight’ at the AASA Vision Conference
January 31, 2019
Mark Finestone, executive vice president of merchandising for AutoZone, is the featured speaker for the “Customer Spotlight” at the upcoming 2019 AASA Vision Conference on Wednesday, April 3, at The... READ MORE
AASA’s Chris Gardner Calls for Cross-Industry Collaboration on ADAS at SEMA Briefing
January 31, 2019
AASA Senior Vice President Chris Gardner discussed the need for cross-industry collaboration on standardizing advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) procedures, terminology, training and... READ MORE
Join IPC for Feb. 13 Digital Meeting
January 31, 2019
The Q1 2019 meeting of the AASA Intellectual Property Council (IPC) is scheduled for 2-4 p.m. ET on Wednesday, Feb. 13. In this digital meeting, Council members join the meeting online, see the... READ MORE
Driving People and Process Engagement Together Is Focus of MiX Webinar Meeting on Feb. 20
January 31, 2019
Members of the Modern Industry eXpertise (MiX) will gain insights into what it takes to drive people and process engagement simultaneously from Derek Matthews, co-founder of Character Quest at the... READ MORE
Mobility Technology Council Digital Meeting Set for Feb. 27
January 31, 2019
The AASA Mobility Technology Council (MTC), the association’s newest council dedicated to advancing the business interests of suppliers of mobility technology applications for the aftermarket, has... READ MORE
Councils to Meet in Conjunction with AASA Vision Conference
January 31, 2019
Several AASA councils have scheduled meetings in conjunction with the 2019 Vision Conference at The Henry in Dearborn, Mich., before and after the conference is held on Wednesday, April 3 Three... READ MORE
Welcome AASA’s Newest Member: Vernet
January 31, 2019
Vernet US is the newest supplier member of AASA and member of the AASA Overseas Automotive Council (OAC). Founded in 1927, the Vernet Group headquarters is in Paris, France. The organization has... READ MORE
MEMA Joins Effort to Support Legislation Limiting Some Presidential Tariff Powers
January 31, 2019
MEMA has joined 29 other business organizations calling for Congress to support legislation that would place new limits on presidential authority to impose tariffs for national security reasons.... READ MORE
Alternator Replacements Accelerated in 2017: AASA Replacement Rates Report
January 31, 2019
Between 2016 and 2017, over 303,000 more cars replaced their alternator in 2017 than they did in 2016, according to the 2019 AASA Replacement Rates Report, the only aftermarket publication that... READ MORE
Orders Hold Steady Throughout January
January 31, 2019
The biweekly Automotive Aftermarket Manufacturing Companies Survey showed U.S. orders holding steady throughout January. Failure orders increased, maintenance and discretionary orders held steady,... READ MORE
Megan Gardner Joins AASA as Director, Membership and Sponsorship
January 31, 2019
Megan Gardner has joined the AASA team as the new director of membership and sponsorship. “We’re pleased to have Megan on our team with her strong background in marketing and client services,”... READ MORE
Advancing the International Aftermarket Industry: AASA Global Summit on Feb. 8
January 24, 2019
  Hear John Washbish talk about the importance of the AASA Global Summit and give his overview of the upcoming program. More details about the event, coming up on Friday, Feb 8, in Coral... READ MORE