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Weekly Poll: What Can Shops Do to Get Customers to Say “Yes”?
October 22, 2015 by Auto Service World

A U.S. survey found that 35% of drivers have skipped or delayed recommended service or repairs. What is the most effective way for shops to improve this? Tell us what you think at our weekly Reader Poll at www.autoserviceworld.com.  

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Hiring right
October 21, 2015 by Allan Janssen

When there are more positions available than bodies to fill them, it’s more important than ever to have a strategy to keep your benches filled.

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Wagner relaunches WagnerBrake.com website
October 19, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ Wagner brand has introduced an all-new website featuring in-depth product and technical resources and a mobile-friendly, responsive design that helps ensure a fast, convenient user experience. The new www.WagnerBrake.com website is the first communications resource to feature the

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Hiring Right
October 18, 2015 by Allan Janssen

When there are more positions available than bodies to fill them, it’s more important than ever to have a strategy to keep your benches filled.

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Vast-Auto Distribution announces new Ottawa distribution center
October 6, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Vast-Auto Distribution has announced the opening of its seventh distribution center in Ottawa, Ontario. The official opening date is scheduled for early December. “We are very excited about servicing parts stores in Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec from this new

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SEMA Cares supports Austin Hatcher Foundation
September 23, 2015 by CARS Magazine

The Austin Hatcher Foundation is now under the umbrella of charities supported by SEMA Cares, a nonprofit organization that brings the performance and specialty equipment auto industry together to make a positive difference in the lives of others. Since the

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Assurant Solutions acquires Coast To Coast Dealer Services Inc.
September 22, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Assurant Solutions, a business segment of Assurant, Inc., has acquired Coast To Coast Dealer Services, Inc., an auto service contract company in Canada. Founded in 1990 and headquartered in Hamilton, Ontario, Coast To Coast primarily provides service contracts for pre-owned vehicles,

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Lexus tops J.D. Power customer service survey
September 19, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Independent repair shops beat most dealerships in Canadian customer satisfaction survey, but still fail to live up to expectations.

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Ride Control How Proper Staff Training Can Benefit Your Bottom Line
September 18, 2015 by Andrew Brooks

Ride control is a simple idea, but there are a couple of major misconceptions that are holding back sales, limiting service levels, and even endangering lives. Most drivers, and even many technicians, view ride control as shocks and struts, but

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Eastern Auto Parts Warehouse names Mike Odell as president
September 17, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Mike Odell has joined Eastern Warehouse Distributors, Inc., (dba Eastern Auto Parts Warehouse), as president and chief operating officer. Eastern Auto Parts Warehouse is a privately owned, wholesale automotive parts distributor to professional installers in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.

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Denso Products and Services Americas, Inc. names new president
September 17, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Denso Corp. has named Haruhiko “Hal” Kato president of Denso Products and Services Americas, Inc. (DPAM), the aftermarket sales, manufacturing and distribution arm of the global automotive supplier. Kato succeeds Yoshihiko Yamada, who retired after 38 years with the corporation.

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NATA introduces new website
September 16, 2015 by CARS Magazine

The site allows consumers and businesses across Canada to identify trusted, accredited technicians and locksmiths.