Automotive parts

Certified Automotive Parts Association Welcomes Stacy Bartnik as Aftermarket Industry Relations Manager

The Association of certified auto parts (CAPA), an independent, not-for-profit automotive parts standards and certification organization, announced that Stacy Bartnik has been appointed aftermarket industry relations manager for its testing and certification program. Click here to read more Bartnik brings over 20 years of industry experience including program and business …

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Honeywell connected supply chain software designed to prevent counterfeit auto parts from entering the supply chain

Honeywell announced that its cloud-based tracking and tracing solution is being used by German automotive product companies to detect counterfeit products globally. Click here to read more Honeywell has worked with auto parts supplier TecAlliance to develop the oneIDentity + service platform, which authenticates and tracks individual components for major …

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AMN management interview with the Automotive Parts Services group (the

Today we are joined by Rusty Bishop and Bill Maggs, who collectively are the principal executives of The Automotive Parts Services Group (APSG), the group formed between their two respective organizations, the Federated Auto Parts and the National Pronto Association. In this interview, they give us an update on the …

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eBay partners with Openbay to expand auto parts sales to aftermarket

Openbay announced its partnership with eBay Motors to provide availability of millions of searchable auto parts and accessories for its online marketplace for auto repair and maintenance. Powered by eBay Motors, businesses can research, source and acquire auto parts directly through the Openbay dashboard. This selection features a wide range …

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Auto Parts Headquarters Presents Outstanding Supplier Awards

From left to right: John Bartlett, APH Executive Chairman; Rich Vierkant, vice president of merchandising at APH; Tim Bruin, Director of Traditional Sales at Bosch; Joe Bergsieker, sales manager for program groups at Bosch; Doug Arnold, vice president of aftermarket sales at Bosch; Andrew Hass, Regional Sales Manager at Bosch; …

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Ringbrothers takes a stand against auto parts counterfeiters

Of aftermarketnews.com Jim and Mike Ring, co-owners and founders of Ringbrothers, have been designing, designing and developing billet parts since they started in business over 15 years ago. Today, they are the latest victims of what has become a growing trend in the automotive aftermarket: counterfeit products. The Rings say …

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Toyoda Gosei invests in auto parts maker in central China

Toyoda Gosei Co. Ltd., through its regional headquarters in China (Toyoda Gosei China), purchases a majority stake in Hubei Rock Rubber and Seal Technology Co. Ltd. to strengthen its auto parts business in China, the world’s largest auto market. Click here to read more Hubei Rock, located in central China, …

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The network, VIPAR Heavy Duty and auto parts associates join Nexus Automotive International SA

NOT! is a global aftermarket program group that first entered the aftermarket in North America last year with the selection of the automotive distribution network. “The network appreciated its brief association with Nexus Automotive International through meetings with their global partners. The ability to share resources and information has proven …

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MEMA study shows employment in auto parts manufacturing increases by almost 19%

A new study published by the Association of Engine and Equipment Manufacturers (MEMA) shows that U.S. auto parts manufacturing jobs have grown by nearly 19% since 2012 – an increase that also includes strong growth in the U.S. auto parts manufacturing industry, represented by the ‘Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), …

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Genuine Parts Co. Appoints New Presidents for US Automotive Parts Group and Motion Industries

Click here to read more Original parts company (GPC) announced the promotion of Kevin Herron to President of the US Automotive Parts Group and Randall Breaux to President of Motion Industries, the company’s industrial division. Herron was previously Executive Vice President of the US Auto Parts Group and held a …

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