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NGVi early bird savings end this week

The Natural Gas Vehicle Institute (NGVi) announces early bird registration rates will expire Wednesday for its NGV Technician and Fleet ...

Goodyear opens new Commercial Tire & Service Center

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has opened a new Goodyear Commercial Tire & Service Center in the Greensboro, N.C., area, ...

Don’t forget to update your Buyers’ Guide listings

Now is the time. We're in November, and the Truck Parts & Service Buyers' Guide print edition is right around the corner. As such, we would  like to invite all current suppliers with product listings in our virtual Buyers' Guide, or suppliers interested in joining the Buyers’ Guide, to check our Buyers’ ...

Registration open for University of the Aftermarket program

The University of the Aftermarket, an operating unit of Northwood University, is now registering aftermarket industry professionals for 11 online courses that will begin January 12 and March 16. The extensive offering of online courses enables industry professionals to earn continuing education units (CEUs) that can be applied toward ...

TMC announces 2015 theme

American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council’s 2015 annual meeting and technology exhibition will be themed ‘Fueling the Future.’ Scheduled for Feb. 16-19, 2015 at the Music City Center in Nashville, the event will be highlighted by important discussions about fuel economy standards, alternate fuels, asset utilization and tire ...

GALLERY: ReMaTec closes first U.S. show

ReMaTecUSA, the largest remanufacturing trade show in North America, kicked off Saturday at the Rio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The show featured a 40,000-plus squre feet show floor with more than 100 exhibitors. BigR/ReMaTecUSA, the successor to APRA’s former Big R show, was deemed a success by exhibitors ...

University of the Aftermarket presents degrees

The University of the Aftermarket, an operating unit of Northwood University, awarded Automotive Aftermarket Professional (AAP) and Master Automotive Aftermarket Professional (MAAP) certificates to 25 industry veterans at the 2014 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas. The University of the Aftermarket’s AAP and MAAP designation programs recognize ...

MERA adds a pair

The Motor & Equipment Remanufacturers Association (MERA) welcomes the Center for Thermal Spray Research and Hansford Parts and Products as our newest member companies. MERA’s mission “is to advance the remanufacturing industry and the business interests of our members,” the group says. “Our network of remanufacturers, suppliers and professional services firms — operating ...

Building a web presence on a budget

The Internet is a vast place and if your business isn't on there, you're leaving a lot of money on the table. Chris Walters, with Lester Catalog Company, led an "Internet marketing 101" session at ReMaTecUSA at the Rio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas this week, and said ...

New Mascot owners pledge commitment to market

Newly-acquired Mascot Truck Parts Canada, Ltd – a major remanufacturer of heavy-duty truck components – has announced the first steps of its strategic plan to increase remanufactured product availability across Canada and to lower delivery lead times for the critical components its Canadian wholesale customer base desires to ...