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February 2017 – German oil and additive specialist LIQUI MOLY presents a new online appearance. The company has now relaunched its website liqui-moly.us. “It not only looks more attractive, it also offers improved functions,” says Peter Baumann, LIQUI MOLY Marketing Director. The oil guide that...
MIRAMAR, Florida – Feb. 1, 2017 – The Automotive Parts Services Group (The Group - APSG) recently granted unanimous vendor approval to add two leading automotive parts brands, Auto 7® and Precise® Genuine Parts, to its portfolio of products, according to Steven Kruss, president of Auto 7, Inc. Mike...
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Raleigh, N.C.—Advance Auto Parts is pedaling its foot on the gas to drive industry concerns, such as technician training and workforce issues, to the forefront and keeping them in its headlights. Al Wheeler, senior vice president, Commercial Business, says building and maintaining a foundation that...
Bethesda, Md.—The Auto Care Association has launched autocareadvocacy.org, a new website for auto care professionals to get more involved in the public policy process. Two key elements of the association’s government affairs operation – grassroots advocacy and the Auto Care Political Action...
Cortland, N.Y.—The Automotive Lift Institute, Inc. (ALI) announced the availability of the 2017 edition of ALI’s “Vehicle Lifting Points for Frame Engaging Lifts.” The updated guide is a quick-reference single-source manual for lifting point information as recommended by the vehicle manufacturers....
North Richland Hills, Texas—The Automotive Management Institute (AMi), the industry's leading nonprofit provider and collaborator of front office and management education for automotive collision and mechanical service repair professionals, announced the approval of the Discover Leadership Master...
New BAR Windshield replacement regulations took effect Jan. 1.  The regulations were passed in order to deal with problems associated with consumers injured in accidents (ejected through the vehicle windshield) due to improper installation.    The regulation requires all repair shops that install...
Jasper, Ind.—The Air and Fuel Department of Jasper Engines & Transmissions has moved to a new location within the Wernsing Road remanufacturing facility. Sales of air and fuel components has steadily increased, and Jasper believes it could be one of the company’s top departments in the next...
San Jose, Calif.—Kukui Corporation has become an official partner of the National Automotive Parts Association (NAPA), giving the company the ability to market to more than 15,000 NAPA AutoCare Centers nationwide. NAPA only partners with vendors providing quality products and services and promotes...
Poway, Calif.—Mitchell 1 announced enhancements in the latest release of the Manager SE shop management system to streamline auto repair shop accounting and credit card payment tasks. Two applications, Accounting Link from The Back Office and 1st Mile powered by Merchant Partners, have been...

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