The automotive aftermarket or motor vehicle aftermarket is a critical segment of the U.S. economy. Distribution channels include original equipment, original equipment service, traditional automotive, programmed distribution, large retailers, and the non-traditional markets. This industry includes all products and services purchased for light and heavy duty vehicles after the original sale. This includes replacement parts for under hood and undercar, engine management, temperature controls, accessories, lubricants and appearance products. This also covers service repairs and the tools and equipment necessary to make the repair.
The Automotive Aftermarket total revenue exceeds 307.7 billion dollars in sales. Additionally, this industry employs over 4.1 million people, more than 800,000 of which are technicians.
Tennar, LSI's former plant manager and VP of operations, has been promoted to president, effective immediately.
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The SEMA Accessory Opportunity Report provides an overview of the top vehicles for accessorization and outlines emerging segments within the $44.6 billion industry.
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The newly designed filter is built with premium PUR-AIR technology and multi-layer protection that allows vehicle occupants to breathe cleaner air, said the company.
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AAPEX 2019 attendees can now download the free AAPEX mobile app to search the 2,500-plus exhibiting companies, bookmark the ones to visit and view their booth location on an event map.
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Love's has more than 350 truck service centers, which include on-site and stand-alone Speedco and Love's Truck Tire Care locations, and Hankook tires are now available at all locations.
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As Olli completes its route on private and public roads, Local Motors' engineers will collect and analyze data in real-time from scenarios such as intersection crossing, and interactions with pedestrians.
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With RepairSolutions2, users get vehicle-specific inspection reports to find the problem and fix the problem efficiently with fixes, guided diagnostics and troubleshooting information, said the company.
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Peach State Truck Centers Byron is a Western Star, Detroit Diesel and Thomas Built Buses franchise and a part of one of the largest commercial truck dealer groups in the United States.
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LCI looks forward to working closely with the SureShade team to implement synergies, take advantage of increased efficiencies, and broaden its sales impact through LCI's already extensive reach in Europe and the North American marine OEM and aftermarket, said the company.Read More