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There’s no ‘quick fix’ to supply disruption
November 19, 2021 by Adam Malik

Those in the automotive aftermarket looking for help through at least the short term of the ongoing supply chain disruption should be ready to dig in because there are too many issues going on at once, said an industry observer.

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The Unified Parts Group: The 2021 Jobber of the Year
November 17, 2021 by Adam Malik

The Unified Parts Group owned by Mark Krasicki in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan has been named the 2021 Jobber of the Year. The award is presented annually by Jobber News to a Canadian jobber that has shown leadership, growth, success and

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New face for Uni-Select’s Canadian team
November 12, 2021 by Adam Malik

Scott Tucker has been named general manager of the paint, body and equipment (PBE) group for Uni-Select’s Canadian Automotive Group. Emilie Gaudet, president and chief operating officer of the Canadian Automotive Group, made the announcement Nov. 11. “Scott has a

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Advice on when to increase prices
November 12, 2021 by Adam Malik

Change in costs and change in competitor pricing are the two signals that automotive aftermarket companies should adjust their pricing, according to an expert. While some companies may review their pricing structures once a year, that may not be feasible

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ASW Conversations: Extending services beyond your shop’s four walls
November 11, 2021 by Adam Malik

Auto Service World — ASW Conversations: Extending services beyond your shop’s four walls On the latest episode of ASW Conversations, our host and publisher Peter Bulmer speaks with Shiva Bhardwaj, founder and chief executive officer of Pitstop, a Toronto-based mobility

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Why it takes more than money to attract good talent
November 11, 2021 by Adam Malik

Increasing wages might have been a way to attract talent, but it’s a less effective strategy these days, according to an industry leader. Automotive aftermarket companies may turn to staffing agencies to find them the talent they need. But are

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EV components will grow but don’t write off ICE just yet: Report
November 10, 2021 by Adam Malik

Companies supplying components for electric vehicles are poised for growth. But those that aren’t will not necessarily be in decline, however. At least, not yet. Suppliers making products that support propulsion using an internal combustion engine (ICE), are either stagnant

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Aftermarket welcomed back in Vegas
November 9, 2021 by Adam Malik

It was almost just like old times. After two years apart, much of the automotive aftermarket reunited in Las Vegas to take part in AAPEX and the SEMA Show. For many, it was their first trade event since the global

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Offer best of both customer experience worlds: Expert
November 4, 2021 by Adam Malik

If you’re debating whether your shop should offer customers fewer touchpoints going forward or instead go all-in on having deeper relationships, you’re looking at the situation the wrong way, an expert advised. It doesn’t have to be an either/or scenario,

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From the magazine: Maintaining electric vehicles
November 4, 2021 by Graham Heeps

Electric vehicles are an increasingly common sight on our roadways — and in our auto shops. When it comes to servicing these vehicles, here are some key maintenance issues to consider

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How high could container costs go?
November 3, 2021 by Adam Malik

Ocean freight containers cost 10 times more than they did pre-pandemic and air freight costs have jumped even higher, according to an industry consultant, with no relief in sight. An ocean freight container in January 2020 — three months before

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Where to improve as a remote boss
November 3, 2021 by Adam Malik

While many employees gave good marks to their remote manager, there are still areas that can be improved upon, a staffing firm suggests. After more than a year of remote work for many office-based employees, three-quarters (76 per cent) of