MEMA Supports USMCA, Urges Congress to Pass
May 2, 2019
Statement by Bill Long, President and CEO, Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), and President and COO, Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA)   The Motor &... READ MORE
U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski Awarded 2019 Industry Champion at 2019 Legislative Summit; 125+ Suppliers Participated in Summit Meetings
May 2, 2019
At the 2019 Legislative Summit on May 1, MEMA honored U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-Indiana) as the 2019 recipient of the Joseph M. Magliochetti Industry Champion Award, a special recognition given to... READ MORE
Tour Amazon’s Seattle HQ and Learn More About Its IPR Protection Efforts at Q3 2019 IPC Meeting
May 2, 2019
AASA members have the opportunity to hear directly from Amazon’s team about the online retailer’s corporate philosophy and approach to protecting intellectual property rights (IPR) for sellers and... READ MORE
Tune In on May 16 for New Information from AASA / Roland Berger Landmark Report!
May 2, 2019
AASA members will have the opportunity to learn even more about the groundbreaking analysis, “Digital Transformation: The ‘New Future’ of the Aftermarket (And How to Win).” AASA and Roland Berger,... READ MORE
Next AASA Jefferies Quarterly Tune-Up Webinar Set for May 30
May 2, 2019
AASA members can gain key insights from Bret Jordan, CFA, managing director, Jefferies LLC, about the Jefferies’ Aftermarket Investor Conference on the upcoming Q2 2019 Quarterly Tune-Up webinar,... READ MORE
‘Both Sides Now’: Mark Thorpe of Nissan to Share His Experiences in Aftermarket and OES Channel at Upcoming AASA Special Summit
May 2, 2019
Mark Thorpe, director, aftersales – business planning and development, Nissan, will describe his experiences as an executive in the independent aftermarket and the OES channel in his unique... READ MORE
Deadline Approaching to Register for BMC Meeting and 2019 Brake Weekend
May 2, 2019
The mid-year meeting of the Brake Manufacturers Council (BMC), which also kicks off the 2019 Brake Weekend, is just ahead: Friday, May 31, in Naples, Fla. The cutoff date for the special Brake... READ MORE
MEC and MiX Members to Discuss Key Industry Issues at AASA Council Summit in June
May 2, 2019
Members of Marketing Executives Council (MEC) and Modern Industry eXpertise (MiX) may join fellow peers for discussions of industry issues, engagement on best practices and networking at the AASA... READ MORE
Orders Moderate to Close April
May 2, 2019
After increasing during the first half of April, the latest biweekly Automotive Aftermarket Manufacturing Companies Survey showed that orders moderated, driven by softer maintenance product orders.... READ MORE
Call for White Papers: Directed Funding Assistance for Collaboration with National Laboratories
May 2, 2019
To accelerate innovation and adoption of new lightweighting technologies for on-highway vehicles, The Lightweight Materials National Laboratory Consortium, or LightMAT, is releasing its fourth-round... READ MORE
MEMA Hosts Trade Discussion During Vice President Pence’s Detroit Visit
April 25, 2019
MEMA and one of its four divisions, the Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA), hosted a senior-level automotive panel discussion on April 24 in Detroit, as part of an event that will engage... READ MORE
AAPEX 2019 Welcomes President George W. Bush as Its Keynote Breakfast Guest
April 25, 2019
AAPEX is excited to announce the special guest for the keynote breakfast, George W. Bush, 43rd president of the United States and founder of the George W. Bush Presidential Center.   He will... READ MORE
​AASA Council Summit to Follow AAPEX Exhibitor Booth Camp in June
April 25, 2019
AASA has scheduled its annual Council Summit to follow the Detroit-area session of the AAPEX Exhibitor Booth Camp again this year. Members are urged to join fellow peers for discussions of industry... READ MORE
OES Executive Steering Committee Drives Compelling Agenda for Upcoming Special Summit
April 25, 2019
A group of five motor vehicle supplier professionals representing various product categories and OES channels are driving an agenda featuring leading subject matter experts and thought leaders for... READ MORE
AASA’s IP Forum to Address Protecting Brands and Intellectual Property in the Aftermarket
April 25, 2019
Protecting brands and intellectual property (IP) rights is more critical than ever due to increasing counterfeiting, patent infringement, gray market challenges and trademark infringement cases in... READ MORE
Getting the Most Out of Your 2019 AAPEX Experience
April 25, 2019
Members of the AASA AAPEX Event Committee learned from three experts on how to get the most out of exhibiting at 2019 AAPEX at the group’s April meeting.   Andrew Shoushanian with Versacom Inc... READ MORE
Advocacy Priorities Set for Next Two Years
April 25, 2019
AASA members are invited to explore a comprehensive booklet outlining the association’s legislative and regulatory priorities as the next two years of the Trump administration get underway.  ... READ MORE
Orders Improve as Discounts Tick Higher
April 25, 2019
After moderating over the last two months, the biweekly Automotive Aftermarket Manufacturing Companies Survey improved as promotions rose to the highest level since last October.   All three... READ MORE
​Welcome New Members
April 25, 2019
Welcome AASA’s newest members:   SUPPLIERS   Flexbimec, www.flexbimec.com   Flexbimec International srl - The first product manufactured by Flexbimec was the pneumatic pump which... READ MORE