Stay Competitive in the Future of the Automotive Industry

Aftermarket professionals get the latest products, training, and insights at AAPEX

The automotive aftermarket is evolving at an unprecedented rate, so it’s crucial to keep up with technological advancements and stay on top of all that’s new and coming in the industry. AAPEX is the leading aftermarket event where you can discover the latest products and services, get cutting-edge education, and receive the training you need to meet your customers’ needs, both now and in the future. Here are just a few highlighted features that you can expect to find at AAPEX 2019:

Discover Products in 1,295 Categories

Stocking the latest products is key to staying competitive. In addition to exhibitors announcing new products on the exhibit floor, the New Product and Packaging Showcases feature hundreds of groundbreaking products, tools, and equipment all released within the past year. You can also preview future products yet to hit 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 event ends by accessing ProductPlus Magazine:

Participate in Interactive Learning

Get hands-on training, find answers, and focus on the future of the automotive aftermarket at Mobility Garage – Products and Training for Tomorrow with programming provided by AVI, NAFTC, RLO Training, and NASTF. In this technology-driven experience, you’ll also discover new products and tools in two categories: Electric Car & Alternative Fuel/Energy and Shop Equipment & Technology.

Grow with Forward-Looking Education

Access expert insights on today’s biggest trends and the emerging technology shaping the future of the industry at AAPEXedu. This year’s streamlined education program features forward-thinking content valuable to anyone in the aftermarket industry, including “Recruiting & Retaining the Next Generation of Top Talent,” “5 Trends in 5 Minutes,” and “Service Professionals Summit.” 

Stay Up to Date

AAPEX also keeps you in the know on event information and the latest aftermarket news through the AAPEX blog, featuring technology, trends, and all the hottest topics, published every week. You can also find AAPEX TV-360 episodes covering aftermarket news, insights, and tips at And stay in touch with the entire automotive aftermarket community on social media using #AAPEX19.

AAPEX 2019 is the only event that will keep your business and your career driving forward. See what else is in store for you and visit now to register to attend November 5-7, 2019!

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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 or e-mail

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