Latest Actions in Washington Discussed at BMC General Meeting in Las Vegas
November 16, 2018
Members of the Brake Manufacturers Council (BMC) learned about the latest actions in Washington, D.C. at the council’s 2018 General Meeting, held Oct. 29 in Las Vegas prior to the official opening of... READ MORE
AASA Supports Industry Charity with ‘Loonie Toonie’ Game at Annual Conference
November 16, 2018
AASA wrapped up its annual Technology Conference, the industry’s leading technology event, with a fun and friendly contest and raised funds for a worthy cause - the Automotive Aftermarket Charitable... READ MORE
MEMA Letter to Trump Administration Urges Tariff Exemptions During Trade Talks
November 16, 2018
MEMA has urged the Trump administration to exempt Mexico and Canada from additional tariffs on steel and aluminum in advance of signing a new North American trade deal. The new trade deal, the... READ MORE
2018 AASA Top Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers List Now Available Online
November 16, 2018
The 2018 AASA Top Aftermarket Suppliers List, jointly produced again this year by AASA and Babcox Media, is now available in electronic format at the AASA website. It features listings of top... READ MORE
Gain Insights into China’s Fast-Growing Aftermarket at the Automotive Aftermarket Summit During Automechanika Shanghai
November 8, 2018
Automotive aftermarket executives can take advantage of a unique opportunity to learn more about China’s fast-growing aftermarket sector and to network with its leading channel partners at the... READ MORE
AASA’s China Aftermarket Forum Q4 Meeting Offers Value to the Community of Top Suppliers in China
November 8, 2018
Top executives of AASA supplier members based in China can count on hearing the latest industry trends in China’s growing aftermarket and on networking with fellow aftermarket professionals at the... READ MORE
AASA IP Council Hosts Amazon Brand Registry Webinar: Protecting Your IP on Amazon
November 8, 2018
The AASA Intellectual Property Council (IPC) will host a free webinar at 2 p.m. EST on Thursday, Dec. 6. Crystal Mattison of Amazon Brand Registry will present “Amazon Brand Registry 101: Helping you... READ MORE
Free to Members: 2019 AASA Automotive Aftermarket Status Report
November 8, 2018
The 2019 AASA Automotive Aftermarket Status Report is now available – free to members as an AASA benefit. An in-depth market analysis of the automotive aftermarket sector, the AASA Status Report... READ MORE
AASA Members Are Among Suppliers Honored by Uni-Select Canada During AAPEX
November 8, 2018
AASA member companies were among the suppliers recognized by Uni-Select Inc. with its Canadian Supplier Awards at its VIP Supplier Awards Event in conjunction with AAPEX in Las Vegas. Tenneco Inc... READ MORE
Wondering about the New Congress? Stay Informed with MEMA Washington Insider
November 8, 2018
This week’s mid-term elections will bring a new balance of power in Washington in 2019, with a Democrat majority in the U.S. House and Republican controlled Senate. You can stay informed  about... READ MORE
AASA Announces New Industry Recognition: AASA Channel Excellence Award, Presented by Epicor
November 1, 2018
At the annual AASA Member & Media Briefing at AAPEX, AASA Vice President Chris Gardner announced the launch of a new industry award: the AASA Channel Excellence Award, presented by Epicor. “... READ MORE
AASA Speaks Out for Suppliers at AAPEX
November 1, 2018
AASA leaders advanced suppliers’ interests at AAPEX 2018 by addressing important issues at various events during Industry Week. AASA President and COO Bill Long and Senior Vice President Paul... READ MORE
AASA Members Have Winning Booths at AAPEX
November 1, 2018
Two AASA member companies were among the winners recognized with the new AAPEX Best Booth Awards. Norma Group won Best Small Peninsula (under 800 sq. ft.) for clear communication of the value... READ MORE
AASA Councils Presented Awards, Installed New Leaders in AAPEX Meetings
November 1, 2018
Members and supporters were honored and new officers were installed during three AASA council meetings held in conjunction with AAPEX. The Intellectual Property Council held its Q4 2018 meeting on... READ MORE
DMCA Exemptions to Allow Access for Independent Repair Providers
November 1, 2018
In a victory for motor vehicle suppliers and the independent aftermarket, the Librarian of Congress expanded exemptions to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) that allow greater access to... READ MORE
Popular AASA Member-only Trade and Tariff Briefings at AAPEX Provided Valuable Insights
November 1, 2018
The AASA Member Center was “standing room only” for the popular, member-only briefings on trade and tariff policies on Oct. 30 and 31 during AAPEX. Ann Wilson, MEMA senior vice president of... READ MORE
Orders Improve on Increase in Discretionary and Maintenance Products
November 1, 2018
The biweekly Automotive Aftermarket Manufacturing Companies Survey rose as improvement from discretionary and maintenance product orders propelled the index higher. Since the last survey, failure... READ MORE
Next AASA /Jefferies Webinar Is Set for Nov. 8
November 1, 2018
Join Bret Jordan, CFA, for the next Jefferies Quarterly Tune-Up 2018 webinar at 1 p.m. EST, Tuesday, Nov. 8. Webinar slots are limited so members are encouraged to register early. These quarterly... READ MORE
Follow AASA on Social Media During AAPEX
October 26, 2018
AAPEX 2018 is almost here! You can keep up with all that AASA is doing during the busiest week in the aftermarket by following us on social media here: Twitter: @AASA_MEMA Facebook... READ MORE