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Mitchell 1’s OnDemand5.com Goes Global with New Google Language Translation Tool
October 6, 2009 by Auto Service World

Internet giant Google unveiled a feature that allows users to translate documents into 42 languages when they install the latest version of the Google toolbar from www.toolbar.google.com. Customers of Mitchell 1’s OnDemand5.com will find this new tool particularity useful as

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University of the Aftermarket CEUs Available for 26 Business Events at AAPEX Show
October 2, 2009 by Auto Service World

The University of the Aftermarket has finalized the accreditation process for 26 business events that will take place during the 2009 AAPEX Show, Nov. 3-5 in Las Vegas.Industry professionals attending any of these sessions will be able to earn Continuing

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Accreditation of ‘Online Marketing Conference’ During SEMA Industry Week
September 29, 2009 by Auto Service World

SEMA’s “Online Marketing Conference”, an intensive, day-long business marketing workshop to take place at the event, is set to be officially accredited by the University of the Aftermarket. Industry professionals attending the conference will be able to earn continuing education

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I-CAR Training Program Director Required
September 22, 2009 by Auto Service World

The Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada is seeking a director to head a new project overseeing the delivery of I-CAR training in Canada. I-CAR is a well established not-for-profit organization that develops and delivers technical training for the collision

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Activant Marks 25th Anniversary of Electronic Cataloguing
September 22, 2009 by Auto Service World

Activant Solutions, which invented the aftermarket “eCat” in 1984 and has continued to expand this vital research tool’s features and benefits ever since, is marking the anniversary through an employee celebration and a series of industry initiatives that will be

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2010 Prius Plug-in Hybrid Debuts at Frankfurt Motor Show
September 16, 2009 by Auto Service World

The 2010 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid (PHV) Concept vehicle made its world debut at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show. Based on the third-generation Prius, the PHV Concept expands Toyota’s Hybrid Synergy Drive technology, utilizing first generation lithium-ion battery technology and

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GreenField Ethanol Opens Canada’s Largest Ethanol Production Plant
September 10, 2009 by Auto Service World

Natural Resources Minister Lisa Raitt attended the grand opening of GreenField Ethanol’s new plant in Johnstown, Ontario, which is expected to produce up to 200 million litres of ethanol each year. GreenField Ethanol is Canada’s leading ethanol producer, and the

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Recycle Your Ride and Get up to $3,300 Toward a New Ford
September 3, 2009 by Auto Service World

Starting September 3, consumers turning in 15-year-old (or older) vehicles for recycling will get up to $3,000 toward the purchase of a new vehicle from the Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited, announced the company. Ford’s scrappage program builds on

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August 28, 2009 by Auto Service World

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Redevelopment Framework for Former Service Stations Seminar to be Held in Sudbury, Ontario
August 25, 2009 by Auto Service World

OCETA (Ontario Centre for Environmental Technology Advancement), in collaboration with the Province of Ontario and the Canadian Petroleum Products Institute, is presenting a half-day workshop on September 23, 2009, hosted by the City of Greater Sudbury. This workshop is the

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CARS 2009 Exhibitor Theaters Provide Attendees with Free Education During Expo
August 20, 2009 by Auto Service World

CARS 2009 attendees walking and shopping through the exhibits will benefit from free education presented by three industry-leaders during two full days of scheduled Exhibitor Theaters. To-date, Gates Corporation, Certified Transmission and CustomerLink are the confirmed exhibiting companies sponsoring the

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Hyundai Becomes First Car Company in Canada to Top-Up Government Vehicle Scrappage Program
August 19, 2009 by Auto Service World

Hyundai Auto Canada Corp. announced its Clean Air Commitment, a financial top-up of up to $1,000 on the federal government’s scrappage program whose aim is to get the oldest, worst-polluting vehicles off the road and encourage Canadians to select more