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Transend gets new website, branding

NexaMotion Group recently revealed a new logo and re-designed look with improved navigation for Transend, its e-commerce platform for the automotive market. Transend is an online vehicle repair marketplace that uses technology-driven access and expertise to keep repair shops ahead of rapid change, which NexaMotion Group said was built “as the go-to site for ordering aftermarket parts and

Transtar Holding Company acquires PPi Automotive

Transtar Holding Co. has acquired PPi Automotive, a Pittsburgh-based, family-owned and operated automotive parts wholesale distributor that has been in business since 1974. The company operates three warehouses in the greater Pittsburgh area. Terms were not disclosed. “We have worked hard to provide excellent service and high quality parts to the professionals in the Pittsburgh

Transtar opens new Florida distribution center

NexaMotion Group (NMG), recently held the grand opening of a new Transtar Industries Distribution Center in Tampa, Florida. The new location opened on May 13, at 9207 Palm River Road, Tampa, FL, 33619. With a new facility spanning 40,000 square feet, Transtar says it will offer an extended product catalog for foreign and domestic applications covering transmission, brakes,

Axalta to acquire the CoverFlexx Group from Transtar

Axalta Coating Systems has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the CoverFlexx Group from Transtar Holding Co., the companies announced. The transaction is anticipated to close in the third quarter, pending regulatory approval and customary closing conditions. The CoverFlexx Group specializes in manufacturing and distributing coatings for automotive refinish and aftermarket applications, including brands such

Transtar to offer recycled engines

Transtar Industries announced that it is now offering original equipment (OE) recycled engines. The engines are priced and graded based on part condition and mileage, according to Transtar. The price for the engine includes freight, and engines are externally cleaned, drained and shrink-wrapped on pallets before shipping. They can be purchased on the Transend website. “We are committed

Transtar announces Texas product expansions

Transtar Industries has announced that its Fort Worth, Texas branch will begin carrying an extended product offering. In addition to transmission and driveline-related products, general repair product lines are now available at the Fort Worth branch. This development follows a similar expansion at four other Transtar locations in Ohio, Pennsylvania and Texas. “This expansion signifies

Transtar promotes Anna Gluck to Chief Human Resources Officer 

Transtar Holding Co. has announced the promotion of Anna Gluck to the position of Chief Human Resources Officer. Gluck has been with Transtar since 2020, where she led the company’s total rewards program and employee engagement efforts, with a strategic focus on employee training and development programs and attracting and retaining top talent.  While at

NexaMotion Group announces expansions for Transtar products, C&M Auto Parts locations 

NexaMotion Group announced expansions for two of its businesses. Transtar Industries is adding general repair product lines in four new markets: Cleveland and Mentor, OH; Pittsburgh, PA; and its newest location in Dallas, TX. In addition, the company announced that C&M Auto Parts has opened two new locations in the New Jersey market. C&M Auto Parts

Transtar talks expanding distribution for 2024

Our sister site, AftermarketNews, recently sat down with Transtar leadership.

Transtar launches Transmaxx brand of remanufactured transmission products with ETE Reman

Transtar Industries announced that it is launching a new line of remanufactured transmission products, the Transmaxx line. To begin the Transmaxx line, Transtar partnered with ETE Reman to launch three remanufactured transmission electro-hydraulic control modules (TEHCMs) designed for General Motors six-speed transmission applications. Each TEHCM comes with a one-year unlimited warranty administered by ATSG. This

Transtar Holding Co. acquires Arch Auto Parts

Transtar Holding Co. announced it has acquired Arch Auto Parts, which has 21 locations throughout New York City and surrounding areas. Arch will become part of NexaMotion Group (NMG), a family of automotive aftermarket businesses under Transtar Holding Company. Arch was represented by Schwartz Advisors, and the terms were not disclosed. “Arch Auto Parts aligns perfectly with our

Transtar announces formation of NexaMotion Group

Transtar Holding Company announced the formation of NexaMotion Group. This group will include the automotive aftermarket businesses that serve automotive professionals with parts through distribution and e-commerce solutions, including Transtar Industries, Transend, C&M Auto Parts, King-O-Matic, TransMart, RECON and Pro-King Automotive Products. Transtar Holding Company President and CEO Neil Sethi will lead NexaMotion Group. Transtar said