Dive Deep into Latin America’s Opportunities at AASA Global Summit
December 13, 2018
Markets for automotive aftermarket products in Latin America generally are doing well, but the region is very diverse with many opportunities … and pitfalls for the uninformed. The 2019 AASA Global... READ MORE
The Future Road to Success Opens at 2019 AASA Vision Conference in Dearborn
December 13, 2018
The 2019 AASA Vision Conference will spotlight a futurist addressing, “Staying Ahead: The Future Road to Success.” This feature presentation will help attendees understand which technology, consumer... READ MORE
Industry Leaders Make up Selection Committee for AASA’s Channel Excellence Award Presented by Epicor
December 13, 2018
The selection committee for the Channel Excellence Award, the new industry recognition established by AASA and presented by Epicor, includes well-known leaders, analysts and educators from the... READ MORE
Philippe Thegner of Hella Is New Chairman of AASA China Aftermarket Forum
December 13, 2018
Philippe Thegner, general manager, aftermarket, Hella Trading (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. was installed as the 2019 chairman of the AASA China Aftermarket Forum (CAF) at the group’s Q4 2018 meeting on Dec. 7... READ MORE
What Should the Aftermarket Know About Trade and Tariff Policies?
December 13, 2018
With trade and tariff changes being implemented at a fairly quick pace, it is important for aftermarket suppliers to understand what's in effect now, what lies ahead and how this will impact business... READ MORE
2019 Outlook Featured in Q1 2019 Jefferies Quarterly Tune-Up
December 13, 2018
Bret Jordan, CFA, will discuss the 2019 outlook in the Q1 2019 Jefferies Quarterly Tune-Up, set for 1 p.m. EST, Thursday, Jan. 10. Webinar slots are limited so members are encouraged to register... READ MORE
A/C Compressor Replacements Increase 5.5 Million in 2017
December 13, 2018
In 2017, 5.5 million more vehicles had A/C compressors replaced that in 2016, according to the 2019 AASA Replacement Rates Report, the only aftermarket publication that depicts a five-year trend in... READ MORE
MEMBERS ARE WINNERS: Cloyes Earns AAPA Outstanding Shipping Performance Award
December 13, 2018
Cloyes Gear & Products Inc. received a 2018 Supplier Award for Outstanding Shipping Performance from Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance Inc. Presented during the Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance... READ MORE
MEMA’s Ann Wilson to Explore Duty Drawbacks and In-Bond Warehousing at AASA Global Summit
December 6, 2018
Ann Wilson, MEMA senior vice president of government affairs, will explore the current trade and regulatory environment and the impacts to automotive aftermarket suppliers operating in today’s global... READ MORE
‘Three Dragons’ Rematch and ‘Channel Partner Excellence Award’ Presentation Set for 2019 AASA Vision Conference
December 6, 2018
The highly rated “Three Dragons: Three Competing Views of the Aftermarket” debate from this year’s Vision Conference is slated for a rematch at the 2019 event. The 2019 AASA Vision Conference is set... READ MORE
More Than 300 China Aftermarket Professionals Participate in Automotive Aftermarket Summit 2018 During Automechanika Shanghai
December 6, 2018
An audience of 300-plus participants, including more than 100 buyers from the Chinese aftermarket, attended the Automotive Aftermarket Summit 2018 on Nov. 29 in Shanghai to gain insights from leading... READ MORE
MEMA President and CEO Steve Handschuh Honored with Triangle Award
December 6, 2018
MEMA presented President and CEO Steve Handschuh with the association’s highest honor, the MEMA Triangle Award, during the association’s recent Board of Governors meeting in Southfield, Mich.... READ MORE
Free to Members: 2019 AASA Replacement Rates Now Available
December 6, 2018
The 2019 AASA Replacement Rates Report, a free member benefit, is now available. This handy table shows the percentage of private vehicles receiving specified maintenance, which can be used to... READ MORE
Failure Product and Discretionary Orders Rose in Late November
December 6, 2018
The biweekly Automotive Aftermarket Manufacturing Companies Survey held steady at the end of November, thanks to increases in failure product and discretionary orders. Promotions also increased while... READ MORE
AASA Members Win AAPA Channel Partner Supplier Awards
December 6, 2018
AASA member company Valvoline was name 2018 Channel Partner of the Year by the Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance at its recent annual Channel Partner supplier awards ceremony at Turnberry Isle in... READ MORE
Key Experts to Discuss USMCA at Dec. 12 Briefing in Michigan
December 6, 2018
The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) was signed on November 30, 2018 by the U.S., Canada and Mexico. AASA members can learn more about the agreement at an informational briefing hosted... READ MORE
2019 AASA Global Summit in February Will Explore Opportunities and Challenges in International Markets
November 29, 2018
The 2019 AASA Global Summit, presented by the Overseas Automotive Council (OAC), will provide aftermarket suppliers and channel partners a unique forum to explore opportunities and challenges in... READ MORE
New AASA Channel Excellence Award Presented by Epicor Will Foster Aftermarket Innovation and Collaboration
November 29, 2018
AASA has established a new industry recognition, the Channel Excellence Award presented by Epicor, to foster innovation and collaboration in the automotive aftermarket. The finalists for the new... READ MORE
Amazon Brand Registry Webinar Coming Up Next Week: Learn How to Protect Your IP on Amazon
November 29, 2018
Crystal Mattison of Amazon Brand Registry will present “Amazon Brand Registry 101: Helping you protect your intellectual property on Amazon” at the AASA Intellectual Property Council (IPC) free... READ MORE