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Trico wins Subaru of America Silver Supplier Award
July 14, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Trico Products Corporation recently received a silver rating in the Subaru of America Supplier Program. Subaru of America implements an annual supplier rating program to monitor and improve the supplier base in order to maintain the quality of products and

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Cardone named one of Philadelphia’s healthiest employers
July 13, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Cardone Industries, Inc. was named one of the region’s healthiest employers by the Philadelphia Business Journal’s 2015 Healthiest Employers of Greater Philadelphia. As a three-time recipient of this award, Cardone continues to expand its initiative to improve the overall health

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Qualifying technicians can add designation ‘RSE’
July 9, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Similar to MD or PHD acronyms at the end of a name, technicians with Red Seal endorsement training will now be able to add RSE.

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Wakefield Canada celebrates 10 years
July 9, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Wakefield Canada – makers and distributors of Castrol-branded oil products – celebrated its 10th anniversary yesterday. “It was a decade that seemed to fly by, didn’t it?” said president Dave Fifield, addressing employees during festivities at the company’s Toronto facilities.

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Canadian wins Leadership 2.0 scholarship
July 8, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Chris Tinkler from Winnipeg was one of two Leadership 2.0 scholarship recipients. Leadership 2.0 is an intense and intellectually challenging two-week executive development and learning experience deeply rooted in the application of automotive aftermarket leadership principles. Each year the Alliance

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Steffanie Savine elected president of Automotive Communication Council
June 26, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Steffanie Savine, marketing director and account executive for The Marx Group (TMG), was recently elected president of the Automotive Communication Council (ACC). Savine has been active in ACC for two years and has served on the association’s board since 2014.

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Edmonton female technicians set new record
June 24, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Automotive Parts Distributors (APD) has announced the recent winners of the Highest Overall Achiever for the 1st Year Automotive Technician Apprentice at NAIT. This award recognizes the hard work of the automotive students enrolled in the 1st year NAIT technician program. The selection

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Motorcar Parts of America receives AutoZone award
June 18, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. has received AutoZone’s Extra Miler award for outstanding service. The award was presented at AutoZone’s Vendor Summit held recently in Memphis, Tennessee. The Extra Miler award is presented annually to a select group of AutoZone’s

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Walter wins Business of the Year
June 16, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Walter Surface Technologies has received the award for High Technology and Innovation, as well as the grand prize, Business of the Year Award, from the West Island of Montreal Chamber of Commerce. The 30th Accolades Competition celebrates business excellence and

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Federal-Mogul Motorparts receives NCMA Award
June 15, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Federal-Motor Motorparts was presented with the National Catalog Managers Association (NCMA) President’s Award for electronic data excellence. This award was for the company’s integration of the FP Diesel product information into the NAPA Auto Parts PartsPRO II catalog. The award was

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Elgin named top supplier by Jasper Engines & Transmissions
June 12, 2015 by CARS Magazine

For the 14th consecutive year, Elgin Industries has been recognized as one of the premier suppliers to Jasper Engines & Transmissions, North America’s largest remanufacturer of gasoline and diesel powertrain and drivetrain components. Elgin manufactures a wide range of valvetrain

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Canadian Tire’s largest store opens in Edmonton
June 4, 2015 by CARS Magazine

The country’s largest Canadian Tire features a repair shop with 19 drive-in auto bays. The 140,000-square-foot store opened in Edmonton this past weekend. It is nearly three times the size of the average Canadian Tire. Some of the new tech features, including