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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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Hella introduces new website
July 1, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Hella, Inc. has just launched a brand new website at www.myhellalights.com. The new site delivers a complete online guide to Hella’s full line of auxiliary lamps, daytime running lights, accessories, bulbs, wiper blades, horns and Optilux products. It is specially

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Rotary Lift launches new Raised in Madison video
June 19, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Rotary Lift has introduced a new Raised in Madison: Parts Department video. The new video provides a behind-the-scenes look at the people responsible for getting Genuine Rotary Parts to users worldwide. “Providing for our customers means more than just building

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Wix introduces Quick Search website feature
June 16, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Wix Filters has launched a new Quick Search functionality on its website. Quick Search asks for your car model, make and year and returns the correct oil, fuel, air, cabin air and transmission filters for your light-duty vehicle. In a

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Better Business Bureau issues alert against Engine Shopper, LLC
June 5, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Repair shops in Canada are among those who have registered complaints against Engine Shopper, LLC, an online used auto parts business. The Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin (BBB) has issued an alert about Engine Shopper, LLC, which also uses or

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Uni-Select completes sale of U.S. division
June 2, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Boucherville, Que.-based Uni-Select Inc. has now completed the sale of the assets of Uni-Select USA, Inc. and Beck/Arnley Worldparts, Inc. to affiliates of Icahn Enterprises L.P. The deal was originally announced on Feb. 9, 2015 at a purchase price of

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Delphi introduces new global website
May 26, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Delphi Product & Service Solutions (DPSS) has a new global website. The website, www.delphiautoparts.com, is designed to provide DPSS customers and their customers, a comprehensive, one-stop digital resource to find the technical service and repair information they need. “Because of the

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Motorcar Parts of America acquires OE Plus
May 22, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (MPAA) has announced the completed acquisition of OE Plus LTD., a privately held remanufacturer of alternators and starters based in North Dighton, MA. Terms were not disclosed. “This transaction continues our strategic focus on gaining

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Bestbuy announces Paste Auto Parts expansion
May 21, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Toronto-based Paste Auto Parts has added a new stores to its operations. Paste Auto Parts recently purchased All Serve Auto Parts, a successful 25-year old jobber operation in the west end of Toronto. Jacob Yako, owner of Paste Auto Parts,

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Lifting options
May 19, 2015 by By Jeff Taylor

Different kinds of lifts suit different kinds of applications. The right one for you depends on the layout of your shop and the work you do.

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Chemical solutions
May 19, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Today’s sensitive engines need a little help from science.

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AIA releases 2014 compensation study
May 19, 2015 by Allan Janssen

The Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada has released the results of its 2014 Compensation and Benefit Survey, which examines human resource practices in the automotive aftermarket industry. “Salaries and benefits are among the most important factors in attracting and