press releases

Auto Care Association Partners with University of Northwestern Ohio to Promote Industry Jobs and Careers

Posted by Auto Care News on April 06, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – April 6, 2017 – The Auto Care Association is partnering with the University of Northwestern Ohio (UNOH) in Lima, Ohio to engage and attract college-aged students. Auto Care Careers staff is working with UNOH’s Career Services department to promote the auto care industry as a highly desirable career choice.

Auto Care Association Announces Key Staff Changes

Posted by Auto Care News on March 06, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – March 6, 2017 – The Auto Care Association has announced key professional staff leadership changes as part of an overall restructuring plan to strategically align association resources with changing member and industry needs.

Independent Study Shows Opportunity for Heavy Duty Parts Data “Superset”

Posted by Auto Care News on November 02, 2016
Heavy Duty Community of Auto Care Association Unveils New Study 

BETHESDA, MD – November 2, 2016 – HDDA: Heavy Duty, the community of the Auto Care Association that is dedicated to the advancement of the heavy duty aftermarket, has sponsored a study conducted by Pricedex Software on the feasibility of developing product information standards for heavy duty vehicles. The study, which included participation from HD experts from all facets of the industry, indicates that there is an opportunity to create a “superset” of data that will streamline product information communication for an industry currently using multiple data management methods.

Technology Evolution, Revolution or Both Addressed at Auto Care Association Briefing at AAPEX

Posted by Auto Care News on November 01, 2016
LAS VEGAS, NV – November 1, 2016 – Bill Hanvey, president and CEO, Auto Care Association, laid out the vision for the association built on five distinct strategic pillars, each of which address the dramatic growth and change of unprecedented technological changes facing the industry, at a media briefing today at the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas.

2016 Auto Care Association Impact Award Winners Announced

Posted by Auto Care News on September 20, 2016
BETHESDA, MD – September 21, 2016 – The Auto Care Association has announced the 2016 recipients of its Impact Award: Four for the Future, which annually honors four aftermarket professionals, age 40 or younger, who have made remarkable contributions within the auto care industry. The award was created in 2010, and is administered by the Auto Care Association Marketing and Communications Committee on behalf of the association, with support from the Young Auto Care Network Group (YANG).

Auto Care Association Signs Joint Letter to Commerce Department Urging Resolution of Hanjin Shipping Crisis

Posted by Auto Care News on September 20, 2016
BETHESDA, MD – September 20, 2016 – The Auto Care Association has signed a joint coalition letter to Department of Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, detailing concerns as a result of the Hanjin Shipping bankruptcy and urging the department to continue engaging with the South Korean government to facilitate resolution. 

SCRS Newest Partner on Auto Care Careers Industry Job Board Network

Posted by Auto Care News on September 13, 2016
BETHESDA, MD – September 14, 2016 – The Auto Care Association announced that the Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) has joined the Auto Care Careers Industry Job Board Network along with partners SEMA, CAWA, Babcox Media and NIADA.