Will Market Expectations Sink or Soar in the Q1 2019 AASA Supplier Barometer?
March 21, 2019
The Q4 2018 AASA Supplier Barometer showed market expectations dropping to new lows. Will expectations continue to sink in the Q1 2019 Barometer or will they soar? Take the Barometer survey, give us... READ MORE
Opportunities in Colombian Aftermarket: Explore with OAC and Auto Care Association
March 21, 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
Bill Frymoyer Joins MEMA as New Vice President of Public Policy
March 21, 2019
MEMA welcomes Bill Frymoyer as its new vice president of public policy effective immediately. His responsibilities will include assisting the MEMA government affairs team represent members of AASA... READ MORE
MEMA Supports Legislation that Delays Imposition of Tariffs
March 21, 2019
MEMA applauds a bipartisan effort to study the automotive industry and its role in the American economy before tariffs that impact the industry can be imposed. The Automotive Jobs Act introduced... READ MORE
AASA Supplier Members Honored at ‘The Group’ National Member Meeting
March 21, 2019
AASA supplier members were among the partners recognized by the Automotive Parts Services Group (The Group) with special awards during its annual combined member meeting held March 12-15 at the... READ MORE
Rates Increase Next Week: Book Rooms for AAPEX Now and Save!
March 21, 2019
Now is the best time to book at The Mirage before its first rate increase goes into effect on Thursday, March 28. AASA makes it easy for members to reserve rooms at The Venetian and The Mirage here... READ MORE
The Great Tariff Debate: Hear Different Perspectives at Upcoming Vision Conference
March 14, 2019
Your view of tariffs often depends on where you sit – but regardless where you sit, your engagement can make a difference. “The Great Tariff Debate” discussion at the 2019 AASA Vision Conference on... READ MORE
Build Up Your Bench: Develop Your Young Leaders with a Free MiX Membership
March 14, 2019
One key to business success is to “build up your bench” – develop promising young employees who will become the leaders of the future. The AASA Vision Conference is a great opportunity for supplier... READ MORE
Vision Extra: AASA's Internship Program Gives Northwood Students Valuable Industry Experience
March 14, 2019
The AASA Vision Conference is coming up fast, and this year’s event features record-setting attendance, stellar speakers and networking with the executive teams from aftermarket channel partners.... READ MORE
Get the Tools You Need to Navigate Global Trade: Tune into MEMA’s March 20 ‘Lunch & Learn’ Webinar
March 14, 2019
Multiple trade actions over the course of the past two years have impacted manufacturers of vehicle parts, components and systems up and down the supply chain. MEMA’s “Lunch & Learn” webinar,... READ MORE
Explore the Colombian Aftermarket with OAC and Auto Care Association
March 14, 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
Protecting Your Company’s Digital Product Data: Learn More at the IPC’s April 2 Meeting
March 14, 2019
One of the most valuable assets aftermarket suppliers have is their digital product data. In response to member requests for insights into how to protect these assets, the Intellectual Property... READ MORE
Telematics in the Collision Industry: How Will It Impact the Mechanical Side of the Industry?
March 14, 2019
Collision, insurance and usage-based insurance (UBI) seem to be connected. Dan Risley, vice president of quality repair and market development for CCC Information Services, will examine how this... READ MORE
AASA, MEMA Urge Nevada Legislature to Oppose Law Discouraging Aftermarket Parts Use
March 14, 2019
AASA and MEMA have reached out to the Nevada State Assembly Committee on Commerce and Labor and urged committee members to reject a proposed law that discourages the use of quality aftermarket parts... READ MORE
Orders Moderate in March
March 14, 2019
The biweekly Automotive Aftermarket Manufacturing Companies Survey moderated for a second consecutive time in early March. Promotions increased while both maintenance and discretionary products... READ MORE
Book Rooms for AAPEX by March 28 and Save!
March 14, 2019
Now is the best time to book at The Mirage before its first rate increase goes into effect on Thursday, March 28. AASA makes it easy for members to reserve rooms at The Venetian and The Mirage here... READ MORE
AASA and Auto Care Association Leaders to Hold Open Dialogue Addressing Freedom of Choice and Data Access at 2019 Vision Conference
March 7, 2019
The leaders of AASA and the Auto Care Association will inform industry executives at the upcoming 2019 AASA Vision Conference about the actions being taken to ensure freedom of choice and access to... READ MORE
More Networking at Vision Conference: AASA Councils Meetings!
March 7, 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
Deadline Fast Approaching: Apply to Win a Free MiX Membership by March 22
March 7, 2019
The deadline is approaching for AASA members who sign up their young leaders for the AASA Vision Conference to apply for a free 2019 membership in Modern Industry eXpertise (MiX), AASA’s advisory... READ MORE