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Auto Care Association Elects New Executive Committee Members

Posted by Auto Care News on July 11, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – July 11, 2017 – The Auto Care Association elected its new Executive Committee members for 2017-2018. Executive Committee members serve a one-year term and are elected annually. This Executive Committee was effective as of July 1, 2017.

Auto Care Association CEO Bill Hanvey Presents Catalog and Product Standards at CIIAM Conference

Posted by Auto Care News on June 19, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – June 19, 2017 – Bill Hanvey, president and CEO, Auto Care Association, briefed more than 250 top parts suppliers and distributors at the Congreso Internacional de la Industria de Autopartes (CIIAM) conference in Mexico City last week on the practice of standardizing and unifying product content to lower supply chain costs and contribute to increased sales and operational efficiency.

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).