Aftermarket’s Strong, Steady Growth Contributes to Parts Manufacturing’s U.S. Job Increase of Nearly 19%
January 30, 2017
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – A new study released by the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) shows that automotive parts manufacturing jobs in the U.S. have risen nearly 19... READ MORE
AASA's New Council Brings Millennials’ Perspective to the Aftermarket
January 30, 2017
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Automotive aftermarket supplier executives have a long history of dedicating their time and experience to mentor and prepare the next generation of industry leaders –... READ MORE
AASA Examines the New Aftermarket Reality: ‘Can You Fix My Car?’ at 2017 Vision Conference
January 27, 2017
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), the connected car, telematics and cybersecurity technologies are already affecting how vehicles are diagnosed and serviced.... READ MORE
AASA Board of Governors Announces 2017 Officers, New Members
January 23, 2017
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Joe Pomaranski, vice president and general manager, North American Aftermarket, Tenneco, and Marc Blackman, president and chief executive officer, Gold Eagle Products,... READ MORE
AASA Opens the Dialogue on ‘The New Aftermarket Reality – Putting the Puzzle Together’: Industry Leaders to Gather for 2017 AASA Vision Conference
January 19, 2017
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – On Wednesday and Thursday, March 29-30, automotive aftermarket suppliers will gather for the 2017 Vision Conference, organized by the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers... READ MORE
2017 AASA Vision Conference: Trends that Will Change the Industry
January 6, 2017
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The automotive aftermarket industry as we know it is changing and may be completely different in the near future. At the 2017 Vision Conference, the Automotive... READ MORE
Bill Long of AASA Re-Elected to NASTF Board
December 15, 2016
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Bill Long, president and chief operating officer of the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), the light vehicle aftermarket division of the Motor &... READ MORE
MEMA Weighs in on NHTSA’s State Model Policy
December 13, 2016
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), the voice of a mobility industry on the forefront of innovation and new safety technologies, presented oral comments... READ MORE
MEMA Voices Support for Quick Consideration of Regulatory Reform Legislation in 115th Congress
December 7, 2016
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In a letter sent to Speaker of the House Paul Ryan on Dec. 6, the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), the leading trade association in the mobility industry,... READ MORE
MEMA, AASA Presents Suppliers’ Viewpoints in SAE International OBDII Security Discussions
December 6, 2016
WASHINGTON, D.C. and RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), the leading trade association in the mobility industry, and its light vehicle... READ MORE
U.S. Consulate General in Shanghai to Host AASA Members for China Market Briefing on Nov. 29
November 22, 2016
SHANGHAI – The U.S. Consulate General will host members of the China Aftermarket Forum (CAF), a peer council of the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), for the “China Automotive... READ MORE
Supplier Success: U.S. Copyright Office Reviewing Digital Millennial Copyright Act To Protect Consumer Auto Service Choices
October 28, 2016
WASHINGTON, D.C. – In a victory for automotive aftermarket suppliers and remanufacturers spearheded by the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), the U.S. Copyright Office is... READ MORE
Don’t Get Your ADAS Kicked: AAPEX ‘Let’s Tech & Tour’ Session Is Focused on Servicing Advanced Technology-Equipped Vehicles
October 27, 2016
AASA and Seyfer Automotive to Examine Special Operations Required to Service Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and Tour of AAPEX Exhibits RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Vehicles equipped... READ MORE
MEMA, AASA Step Up Fight Against Counterfeit Parts Sold Online
October 12, 2016
Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association Once Again Calls for Alibaba.com and its Consumer Portals to Be Identified for Selling Counterfeit Goods WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Motor &... READ MORE
Philip Atkins Joins AASA as Director, Strategic Research and Planning
September 30, 2016
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) announces that Philip Atkins has joined the association as its new director, strategic research and planning... READ MORE
AASA Hosts China’s Ministry of Transportation for Discussion of Anti-Monopoly Policies
September 26, 2016
SHANGHAI – Officials from the Chinese government provided updates on the latest anti-monopoly policies in the automotive aftermarket in China in a recent meeting with supplier members of the China... READ MORE
AASA Welcomes Terry Sakiewicz, Manager of Council Engagement and Member Development
September 9, 2016
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) announces the hiring of Terry Sakiewicz as its new manager of council engagement and member development. In... READ MORE
Learn about Auto Plus Auto Parts and Pep Boys’ Technology Strategy at the 2016 AASA Technology Conference, Oct. 2-5
July 29, 2016
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. -- Gary Desai, senior vice president and CIO of Auto Plus Auto Parts and Pep Boys, will present the “Aftermarket Channel Partner Spotlight” keynote address at the 2016... READ MORE
Record-setting Attendance Expected at 2016 AASA Technology Conference as Aftermarket Professionals Focus on ‘Connecting, Collaborating, Creating’
July 22, 2016
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The largest gathering of technology professionals from all parts of the aftermarket supply chain are expected at the 2016 Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (... READ MORE