The Aftermarket Needs a New Adage: Technology Is an Enabler

Date: 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 suggests a new adage for the aftermarket: “Technology is an enabler.”
 
“Certainly, technology will continue to disrupt companies, individuals and supply chain models that do not innovate or re-engineer themselves,” Gardner says in his blog, “However, I see too many examples of new business processes, enhanced vehicle parts, connected platforms, digital marketing and digitized data to dread technology’s encroachment on the aftermarket industry.”
 
The full blog is available here or at the AAPEX blog site
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