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‘The Group’ to meet in Hawaii
February 22, 2017 by Adam Malik

The Automotive Parts Services Group will gather in Hawaii in May as part of leadership meetings and host a vendor expo. The Group is a joint venture between Federated Auto Parts and National Pronto Association. Each company is already planning

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Lordco seizes northern opportunity
February 22, 2017 by Adam Malik

The advice to “go west, young man” is a bit outdated. In Lordco’s eyes, it’s time to go north. The B.C.-based parts and accessories distributor and retailer recently announced the opening of its newest location in Smithers, B.C. That’s just

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E-Zoil partners with Marx Group
February 13, 2017 by Adam Malik

E-Zoil has named Marx Group as its marketing and public relations team. The company will assist E-Zoil with branding strategies, messaging, media planning, tradeshow support and more. E-Zoil is a family-owned manufacturer of performance-enhancing fuel additives and cleaning solutions. Marx

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Parts maker scraps plans for Mexico plant
February 13, 2017 by Adam Malik

Call it the Trump effect. A Japanese automotive parts maker is saying adios to Mexico thanks to the American president. Nisshinbo Holdings Inc. has ditched its plans for a factory in Mexico for automotive brakes. A company spokesman confirmed to

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AIA offers help with federal substance management program
February 10, 2017 by Adam Malik

The Automotive Industries Association of Canada is offering help to members who need assistance with the federal government’s substances management program. Ottawa is looking over the activity around the management of substances such as asbestos, hydrofluorocarbons, decaBDE, mercury and lead

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Aubé picked to lead Walter Surface Technologies
February 10, 2017 by Adam Malik

Marc-André Aubé has been appointed president and chief operating office of Walter Surface Technologies. He joins the Pointe-Claire, Que. company from GardaWorld Protective Services, where he was the president and chief operating officer. There, Walter said in a press release,

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Paste Auto Parts treats trade show ‘like a clinic’ for customers
February 10, 2017 by Allan Janssen

Biennial event draws about 300 Toronto shop owners and technicians to the Fontana Primavera Event Centre in Woodbridge.

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Permatex appoints new marketing director
February 9, 2017 by Adam Malik

Paco Agrafojo has been named the director of marketing for Permatex, a chemical technology company for auto repair and maintenance. Agrafojo will be responsible for product innovation, engaging customers and offering solutions to drive category growth for Permatex’s retail partners.

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Pentosin shows off latest packaging
February 7, 2017 by Adam Malik

Pentosin Technical Fluids announced new packaging to be featured on its series of products. Pentosin’s anti-freeze, brake fluid, hydraulic fluid, motor oil and transmission fluid product lines will feature the new packaging, created in order “to create line uniformity, facilitate

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Fake parts destroyed as concerns grow
February 7, 2017 by Adam Malik

And you thought handbags and sunglasses were the only knockoffs you might find in your neighbor’s house. Turns out, ball bearings are also quite popular. So popular, in fact, that manufacturer SKF recently destroyed 1 million euros (about CAD$1.4 million)

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Ad campaign nixes celebrities
February 6, 2017 by Adam Malik

Liqui Moly has launched a new ad campaign. But you won’t find celebrities pitching their products. In an announcement, the company said it will use “real workshop guys with real experiences” to tout the Liqui Moly brand. “True people with

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Lordco Opens Parts Inventory Store In Smithers B.C.
January 24, 2017 by Steve Pawlett

    Lordco Parts Ltd., BC’s largest distributor and retailer of automotive parts and accessories, is opening up its newest location in Smithers, British Columbia. Approximately halfway between Prince George and Prince Rupert, Smithers is located in the Regional District