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Long Beach, Calif. – Denso Products and Services Americas has announced it is adding 360-degree photography to its website, densoautoparts.com, to give customers a more complete look at its products and to support customers’ increasing electronic retailing needs. The computer-controlled process...
It’s very likely that all light-vehicle cars will have automatic emergency braking systems in place by 2022, and light trucks and SUVs by 2025, says Brian Daugherty, MEMA.
Las Vegas—As today’s vehicles are manufactured with increasingly complex safety systems and sensors, the aftermarket has an opportunity to install and retrofit some of that new technology on older, less “intelligent” cars. “Aftermarket sales are the best way, in addition to a government mandate, to...
KARIYA (Japan) ― DENSO Corporation and NEC Platforms, Ltd., a subsidiary of NEC Corporation, today unveiled a new joint venture, DENSO NEXT CO., LTD. The company will develop in-vehicle information and communications equipment critical for fostering a truly connected environment inside vehicles,...
LEESBURG, Virginia, November 27, 2017 – The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) today announced that EPA Section 609 credentials will have additional importance heading into the new year. Starting January 1, 2018, the EPA will require Section 609 credentials to purchase non-...
PHILADELPHIA (November 21, 2017) – CARDONE Industries, a family-owned leader in the automotive aftermarket, is pleased to announce that it has acquired the controlling interest in ADP Distributors. ADP is the parent company of Rotomaster, a global brand and manufacturer of new and remanufactured...
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Many supplier believe that the electrification of vehicles will impact their businesses within the next 10 years – and, of those expecting an impact, the majority expect that impact to be negative, according to the results of the Q3 2017 Supplier Barometer survey...
Wheat Ridge, CO - 11/15/ 2017 The National Automotive Service Task Force (NASTF) named Industry veteran Donny Seyfer to replace retiring Skip Potter as NASTF Executive Officer. Seyfer brings more than 30 years' experience as a technician, shop owner/manager, trainer and 15 years of association and...
GERMANTOWN, Tenn., November 13, 2017 – The Automotive Distribution Network (The Network) is proud to announce the appointments of both Jake Vance, director of product; and Mark Lowry, director of commercial sales/marketing, according to David Prater, president. “We are pleased to announce the...
ST. LOUIS (Nov. 13, 2017) – The Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundationtoday announced a $30 million donation to The Nature Conservancy, a global nonprofit organization that works to address critical conservation challenges around the world. The five-year donation – called the “Routes & Roots:...
BETHESDA, Md. – November 9, 2017 – The Import Vehicle Community, a community of the Auto Care Association, announced its 2017 Import Product and Marketing Award winners during a press conference at the AAPEX show in Las Vegas last week. The Import Vehicle Community's Import Product and Marketing...

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