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Uni-Select Opens First Bumper-to-Bumper Corporate Store
September 6, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

      Uni-Select Inc.  has officially opened its first corporate store in Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec under its new “Bumper to Bumper – Canada’s Parts People” branding. Uni-Select is rebranding all of its corporate stores under the Bumper to Bumper banner. The official

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Innovative Business Series coming to GTA
August 29, 2016 by Allan Janssen

One-day event to feature presentations from high profile industry leaders who will share insights on key topics that impact the current automotive aftermarket industry in Canada.

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WORLDPAC’s Bob Cushing named Advance’s new VP of commercial business
August 22, 2016 by CARS Magazine

WORLDPAC president Bob Cushing, has been promoted to a newly created position of executive vice president of commercial business at parent company Advance Auto Parts. WORLDPAC had been part of Raleigh-based General Parts International before it was acquired by Advance

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“The Group” Leverages Global Resources to Address New Training and Information Needs
August 17, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

  The Automotive Parts Services Group (The Group) has been conducting focus groups nationwide to identify and explore its customers’ future training and information needs and is working with global partners to provide best-in-class programs and resources.   With support

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Advance Auto Parts Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2016 Results
August 16, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

  Advance Auto Parts, Inc. has announced its financial results for the second quarter ended July 16, 2016. Second quarter GAAP earnings per diluted share (Diluted EPS) were $1.68. Second quarter adjusted earnings per diluted share (Adjusted EPS) were $1.90

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Counterperson of the Year Nominations For 2016  Are Open
August 11, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

  Here’s your chance to acknowledge the hardest-working, most helpful and efficient auto parts counterperson you know – by nominating him or her for the Jobber News Counterperson of the Year Award. The Jobber News Counterperson of the Year Award seeks to

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Uni-Select Inc. Announces Renewal Of Its Normal Course Issuer Bid
August 11, 2016 by Steve Pawlett

    Uni-Select Inc. has announced that the Board of Directors approved the renewal of its normal course issuer bid (NCIB) to repurchase some of its outstanding common shares through the facilities of the Toronto Stock Exchange for a period

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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