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‘Shockmobile’ getting ready to wrap up summer tour
August 9, 2016 by Allan Janssen

Promotional tour started in Indianapolis and worked its way eastward to Maine, before crossing into Canada and working its way back.

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Lordco Receives Award From RSC Chemical Solutions
August 2, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

  Doug Coates was presented with an award in July from Mike Guggenheimer to celebrate RSC’s 85TH year of doing business in Canada and as thanks for once again being Lordco’s number one chemical line. Pictured from left to right,

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Avenue Motor Works Joins Automotive Distribution Network
August 2, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

    The Automotive Distribution Network continues to expand throughout North America with the recent signing of Toronto, Ontario-based Avenue Motor Works Inc. into membership under the Auto Pride brand. “Avenue Motor Works is a first-rate, family-owned operation and a

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Help Cancer Survivors With Every Step You Take
August 2, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

    Join us for our 9th Annual Walk-a-thon in support of Hope & Cope Sunday, September 11, 2016 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. St. Maxime Park, Chomedey, Laval   Want to have fun while making a difference for cancer

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Federated Honours Car Care Program Supplier Partners
August 2, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

  Suppliers who support the Federated Car Care program were recently honored by Federated Auto Parts with special recognition for their participation in the complete support program for leading automotive service providers.   “Our Federated Car Care Centers provide value

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Advance Auto Parts Announces Departure Of President George Sherman
July 29, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

  Advance Auto Parts, Inc., serving both professional installer and do-it-yourself customers, today announced that George Sherman, who currently serves as the Company’s president, will step down from his current role on August 13, and remain with the company to

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Uni-Select Reports Second Quarter Financial Results For 2016
July 28, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

    Uni-Select Inc. has reported its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2016. “We made good progress in Q2 on the earnings and acquisition fronts. The organic growth for the quarter was less than anticipated, but

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Motor Oil and Filter Sales Tips
July 13, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

Motor oil, oil filters, and air filters are product categories that play a key role in the aftermarket. They are part of basic regular maintenance, which is considered the lifeblood of a garage. But with the variety of items available

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Full Service Auto Parts Upgrades To Epicor Vision
July 6, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

    Epicor Software Corporation, has announced that Full Service Auto Parts, a 15-location automotive replacement parts distributor serving south-central Texas, will upgrade from Epicor Ultimate software to Epicor Vision distribution management solution. Full Service is the latest of several

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CAPS Ottawa Car Show Surpasses 300 Vehicles
June 27, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

      CAPS Auto Parts & Tires annual Car Show was held in Ottawa on June 21, The popular community event is free to car owners and spectators and has been operating since 2008. The show brought together thousands of car

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Fountain Tire Celebrates 60 Years of Continued Growth, Building Great Relationships and Proud Community Partnerships
June 21, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

  Fountain Tire, one of Canada’s leading tire sales and automotive services providers, is celebrating a significant milestone – its 60th anniversary. In recognition of its anniversary, and to celebrate this achievement with the customers that got them there, Fountain

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Carquest Technical Institute Expands Training Courses Available To Commercial Shops, Technicians
June 16, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

  Carquest Technical Institute (CTI), the Commercial training division of Advance Professional and Advance Auto Parts, Inc. recently introduced four new technical courses available to technicians and shop owners in CTI’s 250 North American training regions. CTI’s training strengthens the