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Supply Chain Woes Continue

The U.S. economy grew at a sluggish 6.5% annual rate in the second quarter, and, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce, the GDP did not accelerate as expected either. The reason for the slowdown is being blamed on supply chain issues – product and labor shortages more specifically, according to a report in Transmission

Women in Auto Care Awards Over $100,000 in Scholarships and Tools

Since 2004, Women in Auto Care have awarded more than $560,000 in scholarships.

ATRA Announces 2020 Powertrain Expo will be Online Virtual Format

ATRA has decided to move the 2020 Powertrain Expo to a fully online, virtual experience after thoughtful discussions with its Board of Directors and management team. “We believe this is the safest approach for the well-being of our attendees and exhibitors, while still providing the industry with the top-notch training and networking you have come

AAPEX 2020 To Be Virtual Experience

AAPEX 2020, scheduled for Nov. 3-5, 2020 at the Sands Expo and Caesars Forum Conference Center in Las Vegas, will not be held as an in-person tradeshow event this year due to the current state of the COVID-19 pandemic and related governmental prohibitions and restrictions on gatherings, businesses, and travel. Instead, AAPEX will provide a

SEMA Show Cancelled for 2020

SEMA, the Specialty Equipment Market Association, announced today that due to COVID-19 and concerns that event facilities and services will be unavailable, the SEMA Show will not be taking place in 2020. While both event organizers and industry members have been working tirelessly to deliver an outstanding SEMA Show in November, mounting uncertainty has rendered

How Fortunate We Are!

Did you ever stop to think about how fortunate we are to live in a place where we can ply our trade with only minor guidelines imposed by government agencies, a place where we can get what we need so quickly that we get bent completely out of shape if we call the local parts store for a delivery and the driver doesn’t show up within 20 minutes with the exact right part in his hand? We tend to take all that for granted, but there are many places in the world where that kind of luxury just doesn’t exist.