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Interest growing for global remanufacturing show

ReMaTec, the world’s leading remanufacturing trade show, has reported to have already booked over 75 percent of the available stands for its 2017 show, taking place June 18-20, 2017 in Amsterdam. With 17 months to go before the networking event opens its doors to remanufacturing specialists from around the ...

Dana acquires Magnum Gaskets business

Dana Holding Corporation has completed the acquisition of Magnum Gaskets, a U.S.-based supplier of aftermarket gaskets and sealing products for ...

Michelin expands commercial service network

Michelin Americas Truck Tires announces Knoxville, Tenn.-based Fleet Tire will join the Michelin Commercial Service Network (MCSN). As part of the MCSN, ...

MERA amends bylaws to expand membership

The Board of Directors of the Motor & Equipment Remanufacturers Association (MERA) have approved a significant amendment to its bylaws that welcomes members from all remanufacturing industries. The changes to the MERA bylaws include adding a class of membership for cross-industry remanufacturers. In addition, core or component supplier companies ...

Hogebuilt makes available new catalog

Hogebuilt has released its new product catalog for the year featuring its stainless steel fenders and custom brackets. The products featured are produced with 304 premium mirror finish stainless steel and 430 mid-grade mirror shine stainless steel. The new catalog displays the patent-pending flush mount bracket. Hogebuilt’s catalog is available ...

Meritor extending cause marketing campaign with Wyakin Warriors

Meritor announced last Tuesday at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) 2016 that it has extended its “Shoes for Soldiers” cause marketing for another year, and will donate up to $70,000 from remanufactured brake sales and corporate matching funds to a foundation that helps position severely wounded, injured or ill veterans for success. Meritor ...

Unplug or else

Information overload is real and it can be detrimental to your business, says an expert on communication. Curt Steinhorst, founder and president of Promentum Group, told a Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) 2016 audience Wednesday that keeping up with too many emails, texts, social media sites, and really too ...

Less can mean more on the sales floor

The counter seats, the clutter and the banners have got to go. That was just some of the advice offered by marketing expert Butch Hill this week at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) 2016 in Las Vegas. Hill, president and owner of HD Group, explained Tuesday that an effective sales floor demands ...

Cummins Filtration moves HQ to Nashville

Cummins Filtration Inc., has moved its corporate headquarters to the One Century Place building in Nashville, Tenn. As of this week, the company will occupy a newly redesigned 30,515-square-foot space for executives and staff including sales, engineering, purchasing, finance, and human resources. The office consolidates all employees on a single floor, allowing for an entirely open and flexible workspace.Amy ...

Minimizer adds work bench, light panel to maintenance line

Minimizer is at it again. The company announced Wednesday that is has released its third Maintenance product line bench, the Dual Tire Work Bench, while also debuting a new Rear Center Light Panel that comes in several different finishes. Both come with Minimizer's Lifetime Warranty. "We're kicking off 2016 with a bang," ...