Bartec USA LLC’s new Tech200Pro diagnostic tool incorporates TPMS sensor testing and activation, tread depth measurement and tire pressure checks.
Automotive Parts Associates Inc. (APA) has announced that All European Auto Supply Inc. is its newest member.
All European was established in 1994 in Royal Oak, Mich., and today stocks the largest inventory of exclusively European parts in the Midwest, notes APA. In addition to its strong Michigan‐based business, the company sells online nationwide through its website, www.alleuro.com.
“We are proud to be a member of an association that has such a fine group of like‐minded people. It is also refreshing to see manufacturers that recognize how the small and medium size warehouses create balance and help to round out their sales,” said Luke Wright, vice president, All European Auto Supply.
“We’re pleased when growing independents recognize APA’s membership benefits and make the commitment to become shareholders,” said Vice President of Program Development, Bill Cook.
Automotive Parts Associates is a member‐owned cooperative made up of over 110 member shareholders, distributing auto parts from 186 warehouse locations with a total of 412 company-owned stores. APA says its shareholders create over a billion dollars of purchasing power annually.
For more information about APA membership, contact Bill Cook at 913‐310‐9250 Ext. 2 or email@example.com.
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Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. has completed its $93 million purchase of a 65% interest in China-based Qingdao Ge Rui Da Rubber Co. Ltd.
The WildPeak H/T01A 2 by Falken Tire Corp. is the original equipment tire fitment on the 2017 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk.
The Philips D5S Xenon HID (high intensity discharge) bulb from Lumileds is available as an aftermarket replacement.
Meineke Car Care Centers LLC, a division of Driven Brands Inc., is promising consumers peace of mind and freedom from vehicle maintenance concerns with a new plug-in technology, the Meineke Revvy.
Michelin North America Inc. has ended its mobile tire installation service experiment, Michelin OnSite. The tire maker shelved the program earlier this month.
On May 18, 2016, the Department of Labor’s final rule updating the overtime regulations was published by President Barack Obama and Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez. The ruling automatically extended overtime pay protections to more than 4 million workers within the first year of implementation.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s vice president and treasurer will participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Leveraged Finance Conference on Nov. 29.
Omni United (S) Pte. Ltd. has been recognized as one of the top companies in Singapore with its 10th place standing in the 2016 Enterprise 50 (E50) Awards program.
American Tire Distributors Inc.’s Tire Pros franchise is partnering with Independent We Stand to support Small Business Saturday on Nov. 26. To help drive traffic to member stores, Tire Pros is offering a consumer rebate on General brand passenger and light truck tires.
The New Jersey Assembly has left no doubt as to its view on unsafe used tires. By a vote of 72-0 on Nov. 21, it unanimously passed legislation to prohibit the sale of unsafe used tires that pose a risk to New Jersey motorists and the public.
Centric Parts’ StopTech division has been named supplier of the year by Turn14 Distribution Inc.
TBC Corp. has relocated a Tire Kingdom Service Center outlet in Port St. Lucie, Fla. The eight-bay store is one of more than 180 Tire Kingdom locations throughout Florida.
The organizers of the China International Tire Expo (CITEXPO) have set a new date for the 2017 event: August 21, 22, and 23.