People & Places

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. – April 9, 2019 – MAHLE Service Solutions is partnering with MAHLE Engine Components to relocate production from York, Pennsylvania to a shared facility in St. Johns, Michigan. The move will take place by the end of 2019 and will help the company profit from organizational...
Craig Stark has joined Maval Industries LLC and Brake Parts Inc (BPI) as general manager, remanufactured products, it was announced by David Overbeeke, president and CEO.
MCHENRY, Ill. – April 10, 2019 – Craig Stark has joined Maval Industries LLC and Brake Parts Inc (BPI) as general manager, remanufactured products, it was announced today by David Overbeeke, president and CEO. “We are very pleased to welcome Craig to Maval and BPI as our general manager of...
Classic Performance Products, Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of American Legend Wheels from Motoractive USA, the US subsidiary of Motoractive Australia. “We have known Jim Ries and his team for several years, this purchase becomes both a logical and valuable addition to his current...
BETHESDA, Md. – April 10, 2019 – The Auto Care Association today announced it is accepting nominations for its 2019 “Impact Award: Four for the Future,” Auto Care Career and Education (ACE) Award and Mort Schwartz Excellence in Education Award. The three awards are given each year to individuals...
DIAMOND BAR, Calif. (April 10, 2019) -- Warren Kosikov has been named Vice President of Sales for the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA), where he will lead the sales team and guide the day-to-day sales strategy for both the SEMA and PRI Shows, SEMA News and Performance Racing Industry...
LEESBURG, Virginia, April 8, 2019 – ASE’s Advanced Engine Performance Specialist (L1) Test is celebrating its 25th birthday in 2019. By the end of this year, 100,000 service professionals will have earned the L1 credential since its inception. Combining complicated generic questions with others...
LENEXA, Kan. – (April 08, 2019) As a component of the Automotive Parts Associates (APA) multi-faceted rebranding strategy, the nonprofit cooperative is pleased to announce the launch of its new website www.APA.parts. The overhauled site features a contemporary design with engaging and enhanced...
SOUTHFIELD, Michigan ― Every day, at least nine Americans die and 100 are injured in distracted driving crashes*. In 2016, more than 3,000 people were killed by distracted drivers**. To end preventable injuries and death, DENSO, the world’s second largest mobility supplier, has donated $125,000 in...
New York, NY, April 1, 2019 -- Standard Motor Products, Inc. (NYSE: SMP), an automotive replacement parts manufacturer and distributor, announced today that it has acquired certain assets and liabilities of the Pollak business of Stoneridge, Inc. for approximately $40 million, subject to post-...
Grapevine, Texas and Staunton, Virginia – April 2, 2019 – DENSO Products and Services Americas, Inc., an affiliate of leading global automotive supplier DENSO Corp., has been named 2018 Vendor of the Year by 1Parts North America. The coveted industry award was announced during the Automotive Parts...

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