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AAPEX remanufacturing section is sold out

Posted on June 17, 2014

The expanded Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) Remanufacturing Section -- co-hosted by the Auto Care Association and the Motor & Equipment Remanufacturers Association (MERA) -- is sold out for 2014, with more than 40 exhibitors.

AAPEX is slated for Tuesday, Nov. 4, through Thursday, Nov. 6, at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas. The nearly 40 education sessions start on Monday, Nov. 3.

“We are very excited to see that the AAPEX Remanufacturing Section is sold out for the third time in three years,” says John Chalifoux, president and COO, MERA. “The section continues to grow, and all of our member companies know that they will grow their business at AAPEX 2014.”

“Engine repowering and rebuilding has always been an important segment in our association,” says Rich White, senior vice president, Auto Care Association. “The AAPEX Remanufacturing Section provides an unprecedented setting to showcase and highlight this unique segment of the auto care industry.”

The expanded Remanufacturing Section at AAPEX 2014 will feature leading exhibitors from the automotive aftermarket remanufacturing industry, live engine rebuilding demonstrations by Hendrick Motorsports technicians, and an interactive remanufacturing exhibit powered by the Electronics Remanufacturing Co. at the MERA booth.

The Remanufacturing Section at AAPEX 2014 also will feature sponsorship opportunities for exhibitors and companies engaged in the remanufacturing industry.

To learn more, contact Chris Kalousek at (708) 326-5146 or chris.kalousek@aapexshow.com.

For more information, visit AAPEXShow.com/Remanufacturing, Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX), Auto Care Association, and Motor & Equipment Remanufacturers Association (MERA)

The 2014 AAPEX is expected to feature more than 2,400 exhibitors, 5,000 booths and 39,000 targeted buyers. More than 130,000 automotive aftermarket professionals from nearly 125 countries are projected to be in Las Vegas during AAPEX. To register online for AAPEX, visit aapexshow.com/register.

Related Topics: AAPEX, Auto Care Association, MERA, Motor & Equipment Remanufacturers Association, trade show

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