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Get on the Road to the Future of the Aftermarket Industry

In the ever-evolving automotive aftermarket industry, technological advancements are around every turn. In order to corner the market, it’s critical to stay on top of all that’s new and coming down the pike. That’s where AAPEX comes in. As the leading trade show for the automotive aftermarket industry—from WDs to service professionals and everyone in between—AAPEX brings all the latest products, services, demonstrations, and training directly to you, giving you all the expert insight and up-to-date information you need to meet your customers’ needs—today, tomorrow and far down the road. Here are just some of the highlights you can expect to find at AAPEX 2019, November 5-7, at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas:

Innovative Showcases of New Products and Packaging
Staying current—and competitive—means stocking the latest and greatest products and groundbreaking innovations. See what’s new and coming next in the New Product and Packaging Showcases; hear product highlights straight from exhibitors on the show floor; and take a sneak peek into products that aren’t yet on the market at AAPEX Technology of Tomorrow. Products cover a wide range of categories including accessories, automotive lighting and chemicals, safety, and technology. Plus, stay connected with the new products and packaging after the show ends by accessing ProductPlus Magazine: www.aapexshow.com/aapex-product-plus.

Mobility Garage – Products and Training for Tomorrow
Gain valuable hands-on experience and take part in new-product demos in this forward-focused area that offers underhood and alternative vehicle training throughout the entirety of AAPEX. Training is programmed by AVI, NAFTC, RLO Training, and NASTF. For distributors and service professionals, this is the best place to experience all that is new to the aftermarket and understand what customers are seeking.

Stay in the Know from Now Until November
Follow along with AAPEX as you prepare for another highly anticipated event. Keep up with the AAPEX blog, published every other week, for up-to-the-minute posts on trends, technology and all the hottest topics in the automotive aftermarket. Check out the latest blog post on keeping up with technology, Will Your Shop be Able to Navigate the Curves in the Road?, written by shop owner John Hubka.

And for even more pre-show resources, tune in to AAPEX TV-360 for exclusive previews on the trending topics on tap for AAPEX 2019, and connect with the aftermarket community through AAPEX social media using #AAPEX19.

It's time to make your move. Get on the road to AAPEX, November 5-7, 2019, at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas. Register today at www.aapexshow.com.
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AAPEX is a trade-only event and is not open to the general public.
AAPEX represents the more than $1 trillion industry and is co-owned by the Auto Care Association and the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), the light vehicle aftermarket division of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA). For more information, visit www.aapexshow.com or e-mail info@aapexshow.com. On social media, follow AAPEX at #AAPEX19.


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