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U.S. News: Dana Automotive Aftermarket Group Announces Organizational Changes
October 15, 2004 by Auto Service World

Dana Corporation’s Automotive Aftermarket Group (AAG) has announced several organizational changes. The changes affect both the under hood and under vehicle portions of the business. There was no comment on how these changes might affect Canadian operations.At the AAG’s Under

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Cypress Group Announces New Name for Automotive Aftermarket Group Unit
September 9, 2004 by Auto Service World

Once it completes the transaction to buy the Dana aftermarket business from Dana Corp, The Cypress Group will rename it Affinia.The announcement was made by Michael Finley, managing director of Cypress. “The name Affinia reflects the collaborative approach the business

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Dana Selling Aftermarket Group to Investment Group
July 12, 2004 by Auto Service World

Dana Corp. has found a buyer for its aftermarket business.The auto parts manufacturer has reported that it is selling its replacement parts unit for $1.1 billion U.S. in cash to a New York-based equity group, The Cypress Group.The Associated Press

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Dana Aftermarket Sale Prospects Brighten
June 18, 2004 by Auto Service World

Dana Corporation may have a buyer for its aftermarket business, reports aftermarket newsletter Automotive Week.According to the report, the lead bidder is the Cypress Group of New York, which is believed to be offering in excess of $1 billion U.S.

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Dana Turns 100
April 2, 2004 by Auto Service World

Dana Corp. marked its 100th birthday yesterday. The company was founded in 1904 by Clarence Spicer, inventor of the encased universal joint, and expanded in 1914 when financier Charles Dana became involved with the company. The company’s sales last year

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Chassis Parts Line Honoured for Packaging
March 24, 2004 by Auto Service World

Spicer Professional Grade Chassis parts have received a packaging award.Dana Corporation announces that Spicer Professional Grade Chassis received first place honours from the Association of Independent Corrugated Converters (AICC) at the 11th International Corrugated Packaging Design Competition recently held in

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Dana Marketing Executive to Head Engine Parts Division
March 4, 2004 by Auto Service World

Terry Shively has been named vice president and general manager of Dana’s Engine and Fluid Management Group’s Clevite Engine Parts Division.Terry McCormack, president of the Dana Automotive Aftermarket Group (AAG) made the announcement. In December 2003, Dana Corp. announced its

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Standard Finalizes Acquisition of Dana’s Canadian Engine Management Business
February 4, 2004 by Auto Service World

Standard Motor Products Inc., an automotive replacement parts manufacturer and distributor, announced today that it has acquired Dana Corp.’s Canadian engine management business. In making the acquisition, the net sales volume of the company was pegged approximately $13 million.Lawrence Sills,

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Dana Names Former Head of GM Europe to Succeed Late CEO
February 4, 2004 by Auto Service World

Dana Corporation has named Michael J. Burns chief executive officer, president and a director of the company.Burns has been president of General Motors Europe since 1998 and succeeds the late Joe Magliochetti, who passed away Sept. 22, 2003. Burns’ appointments

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Dana Corporation Announces Intention To Divest Aftermarket Group
December 3, 2003 by Auto Service World

In a move to sharpen Dana Corporation’s focus on the original equipment marketplace, the company announced that it intends to divest the company’s Automotive Aftermarket Group.The board of directors stated that the key benefit of this action is the enhanced