Join MEMA President Bill Long for a Bipartisan Town Hall Discussion at the Legislative Summit
April 4, 2019
MEMA President and CEO Bill Long will moderate a Town Hall Discussion with two former senior members of the U.S. House of Representatives at the MEMA Legislative Summit, scheduled for Tuesday, April... READ MORE
​MEMA Speaks Out on Threat of Southern Border Closing
April 4, 2019
MEMA issued the following statement on April 4 regarding the threat of closing the southern border:   While MEMA shares President Trump’s concerns about security at the U.S.-Mexico border, we... READ MORE
Tenneco Inc. and Parts Warehouse Win First-Ever AASA Channel Excellence Award Presented by Epicor
April 4, 2019
A shared data analytics program between Tenneco Inc. and Parts Warehouse Inc. (PWI), focused on inventory and sales optimization of Monroe® ride control components, won the first-ever AASA Channel... READ MORE
2019 AASA Vision Conference Attendees Gain Insights and Key Take-aways
April 4, 2019
The record-setting 300-plus attendees at the AASA Vision Conference on April 3 not only gained valuable insights from the outstanding array of speakers and presentations, they also received valuable... READ MORE
​Don’t Miss It: Deadline to Participate in Colombian Trade Mission Is April 19
April 4, 2019
Don’t miss the opportunity to explore Colombia’s growing automotive aftermarket with the AASA Overseas Automotive Council (OAC) and the Auto Care Association. The deadline to register for this... READ MORE
Learn More about the ‘New Retail’ Future of the Aftermarket in AASA-Exclusive Webinar on May 16
April 4, 2019
AASA members will have another opportunity to learn more about the groundbreaking analysis by AASA and Roland Berger, one of the leading global consultancy firms, on how new distribution and service... READ MORE
​Available Now: Aftermarket Market Share Report Q1 2019
April 4, 2019
AASA is pleased to present the Aftermarket Market Share Report Q1 2019, the estimate of market shares for Advance Auto Parts, AutoZone, Genuine Parts, O’Reilly and Pep Boys. The report also includes... READ MORE
​April 9 Briefing to Examine How the New NAFTA Will Impact Suppliers’ Business
April 4, 2019
Many motor vehicle suppliers are likely to be impacted by the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), the new NAFTA agreement. When implemented, USMCA will have a profound effect on all levels... READ MORE
AAPEX Registration Is Open Now: AASA Makes It Easy to Book Hotel Rooms
April 4, 2019
Registration is now open for AAPEX 2019, Tuesday, Nov. 5 through Thursday, Nov. 7, at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas. To register, visit the AAPEX 2019 website, aapexshow.com.   Online... READ MORE
Record-Breaking Attendance, Stellar Agenda and Channel Excellence Award: All at the 2019 AASA Vision Conference Next Week
March 28, 2019
More than 300 aftermarket professionals have registered for the 2019 AASA Vision Conference, which convenes Wednesday, April 3, at The Henry, Dearborn, Mich. This year’s industrywide sessions will... READ MORE
Speak Out for the Aftermarket: Attend the 2019 Legislative Summit
March 28, 2019
AASA members are urged to sign up today for the 2019 MEMA Legislative Summit on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 30-May 1, in Washington, D.C. and make sure the aftermarket suppliers voice is heard in... READ MORE
​The China Aftermarket: Beware of ‘Cut and Paste’
March 28, 2019
Every business in every industry has an imperative to grow. This is true for the Automotive Aftermarket Industry and all of its participants in it. For companies looking to grow outside of their home... READ MORE
Will the New NAFTA Impact Your Business? Find Out at the Supplier Briefing in Birmingham, Ala. on April 9
March 28, 2019
Many motor vehicle suppliers are likely to be impacted by the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), the new NAFTA agreement. When implemented, USMCA will have a profound effect on all levels... READ MORE
Turnkey Package from OAC and Auto Care Association Provides Opportunity to Explore Colombian Aftermarket
March 28, 2019
The AASA Overseas Automotive Council (OAC) will join the Auto Care Association on its upcoming trade mission to Colombia, slated for Wednesday and Thursday, June 5-6, in conjunction with the... READ MORE
Orders Moderate Again in Mid-March
March 28, 2019
The biweekly Automotive Aftermarket Manufacturing Companies Survey moderated for a third consecutive time in mid-March. The moderation was driven by maintenance product orders. Failure orders held... READ MORE
The Aftermarket Needs a New Adage: Technology Is an Enabler
March 28, 2019
Instead of always associating disruption with technology, the aftermarket should consider the ways technology enables the industry. In the latest AAPEX Blog, AASA Senior Vice President Chris Gardner... READ MORE
The Finalists Have Been Chosen … Who Will Win the AASA Channel Excellence Award?
March 21, 2019
At the 2019 AASA Vision Conference on Wednesday, April 3, in Dearborn, Mich., the wait will be over: the winner of the first-ever AASA Channel Excellence Award presented by Epicor will be announced... READ MORE
Washington Is Changing the Way You Do Business: Get What You Need to Make Sound Business Decisions at the Legislative Summit
March 21, 2019
Washington is changing the way you do business. At the 2019 MEMA Legislative Summit, you can get what you need to make sound business decisions in a fast-changing environment. This year’s event is... READ MORE
John Washbish Honored with Northwood University’s Outstanding Business Leader Award
March 21, 2019
AASA and MEMA congratulate John R Washbish, president and CEO of the Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance, for being awarded the prestigious Northwood University’s Outstanding Business Leader award. In... READ MORE