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Modest Quarterly Growth for Uni-Select; Windom Appointed to Lead U.S. Operations
August 2, 2013 by Auto Service World

Aftermarket parts and supplies distribution network Uni-Select Inc. generated modest organic growth in sales in the second quarter, but that uptick could not outrun the declines in the first quarter, leading to an overall drop in results for the first

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Brake Sales: Jobbers Face Import Challenges
August 1, 2013 by Steve Pawlett

The proliferation of foreign-nameplate vehicles over the past two decades has been a double-edged sword for jobbers. While the rapid model expansion in this segment has provided a steady influx of new business, it has also created a stocking nightmare

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Modular Control Arms: Sales Boon, or Stocking Nightmare?
August 1, 2013 by Steve Pawlett

As OEs continue to work towards meeting increasingly tough CAFE (Corporate Average Fuel Economy) standards for better fuel efficiency and lighter weight, modular chassis componentry is becoming standard equipment. Comparatively light unitized control arm assemblies, while only introduced relatively recently,

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Raybestos Brand Brake Pads and Rotors Added
July 31, 2013 by Auto Service World

2014 Applications Now Available in Raybestos Brand Brake Catalogue

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I-CAR, CIC and NACE Team Together For Industry Week 2014
July 24, 2013 by Auto Service World

NACE (the International Autobody Congress & Exposition), I-CAR (Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair) and CIC (Collision Industry Conference) are pleased to announce the formation of Industry Week 2014, uniting several of the industry’s key events. Industry week, taking place

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AutoServiceWorld.com Launches Facebook Page
July 18, 2013 by Auto Service World

AutoServiceWorld.com, Canada’s longest-serving aftermarket online information source, has launched its Facebook page. The page can be found at https://www.facebook.com/pages/AutoServiceWorldcom/244916465611841 In addition to carrying industry news, the social media platform will boost industry interaction with AutoServiceWorld.com and provide yet another way

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Counterperson of the Year Noms Open
July 18, 2013 by Auto Service World

Deadline: Monday, October 21, 2013

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London Auto Parts Joins Vast-Auto Distribution
July 9, 2013 by Auto Service World

Vast-Auto Distribution Ontario, has announced that London Auto Parts has become its newest Auto Value store. The announcement was made by  Jack Brooks, vice-president business development for Vast-Auto Distribution Ontario. Located in South London, Ont., London Auto Parts is owned by

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AIA Ontario Golf Tourney: Call for Registration and Prizes
July 4, 2013 by Auto Service World

Registration is open for the annual AIA Ontario Region Golf Tournament and dinner will take place on Friday September 6th at the fabulous Crosswinds Golf & Country Club in Guelph, Ont., with all proceeds going to the High Five for

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AutoServiceWorld.com Launches Facebook Page
July 2, 2013 by Auto Service World

AutoServiceWorld.com, Canada’s longest-serving aftermarket online information source, has launched its Facebook page. The page can be found at https://www.facebook.com/pages/AutoServiceWorldcom/244916465611841 In addition to carrying industry news, the social media platform will boost industry interaction with AutoServiceWorld.com and provide yet another way

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SOUTH SHORE SUCCESS STORY
July 1, 2013 by Andrew Ross

2013 Jobber of the Year: The Letendre Family and the Team at Groupe Maska

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Low-GWP Refrigerants: How Close Are We?
July 1, 2013 by Steve Pawlett

Is the perfect, low-GWP (global-warming potential) refrigerant close at hand?