BETHESDA, MD – October 26, 2016 – Staff and volunteers representing the Auto Care Association and the Automotive Warehouse Distributors Association (AWDA) participated in a job fair and associated industry outreach programs at Grove City College in Grove City, Penn. as resource for the Job and Career Development program.
Joe Register, director, emerging technologies, Auto Care Association, will present “An Aftermarket Solution to the Telematics Issue,” at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 1, at the Let’s Tech Lounge, on lobby level two of the Sands Expo Center during the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas, Nev.
BETHESDA, MD – October 24, 2016 – The Auto Care Association has announced a trade mission to Colombia, June 7-8, 2017, as part of the Market Development Cooperator Program (MDCP) award the association received from the U.S. Department of Commerce to support export promotion projects in Latin America.
The Auto Care Association, in partnership with the International Trade Administration and the U.S. Commercial Service, will host a matchmaking program with Latin American buyers at the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) 2016.
Fourth Webinar to Be Presented on Nov. 9
BETHESDA, MD – October 19, 2016 – The Auto Care Association and IHS Markit, the deepest sources of information, analytics and expertise forging solutions that shape the automotive aftermarket, have announced the fourth webinar in an Industry Analysis Webinar Series featuring experts on key issues currently facing the industry. The fourth webinar, “Five Trends in Five Minutes: Trends Affecting the Aftermarket Environment,” will be presented by Mark Seng, Global Aftermarket Practice Leader, IHS Markit, on Wednesday, Nov. 9, at 2 p.m. ET.
BETHESDA, MD – October 12, 2016 – The Young Auto Care Network Group (YANG), in partnership with Federal-Mogul Motorparts and Garage Gurus, hosted its largest Regional Meet-Up to-date on Monday, Oct. 3. More than 90 young auto care professionals met up at Federal-Mogul's Garage Gurus headquarters in Southfield, Mich.
BETHESDA, MD – October 11, 2016 – Last week, the Auto Care Association submitted comments
urging the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) to relist Alibaba and its family of e-commerce platforms including Taobao and Aliexpress as notorious markets that facilitate the sale of counterfeit auto parts. The letter was submitted as part of the USTR’s request for comments in identifying Internet and physical markets based outside the United States that engage in copyright piracy and trademark counterfeiting for its annual Special 301 Out-of-Cycle Review of Notorious Markets Report.