Global Aftermarket
Donaldson Expands Global Distribution Capacity

Investment in Slovakia demonstrates commitment to customer service and growth.

The Network Extends Parts Plus Brand Into Puerto Rico

The Network will provide the new Parts Plus jobbers on the island with marketing and product programs as well as private-label lines like filters, chemicals and batteries to help UniPiezas increase its profitability and market share.

Genuine Parts Co. Reports Sales And Earnings For The First Quarter Ended March 31, 2014

Company reports 13 percent sales increase.

ITW Reports First Quarter 2014 Financial Results

Total revenues grew 4 percent to $3.6 billion and operating income increased 16 percent to $667 million.

Standard Motor Products Forms A Joint Venture With Gwo Yng Enterprise And Acquires Annex Manufacturing

“We believe that these transactions will enhance our position as a basic manufacturer and a leading supplier of temperature control parts to the aftermarket. We welcome them into the Standard family,” said Lawrence Sills, Standard Motor Products’ chairman and CEO.

Chief Automotive Technologies Opens New Training Center In Malaysia

New center allows company to better measure vehicles built in the Asia-Pacific region.

Atlas Copco USA Donates $100K For World Water Day

In honor of World Water Day, the Atlas Copco USA employee-run Water for All organization has donated $100,000 to New York City-based charity: water, a global non-profit dedicated to bringing clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations.

Valeo Shortlists 20 Teams For The ‘Valeo Innovation Challenge’

Launched by Valeo in September 2013, the Valeo Innovation Challenge is a global contest open to engineering students around the world, invited to play an active role in automotive innovation by designing the product or system that will create smarter, more intuitive cars by 2030.

Arnott Air Suspension Products Opens European Union Office And Distribution Center

According to Arnott, the new EU facility, located in the Netherlands, provides local sales and support, faster shipping, payment in local currencies and an easier way for the growing legion of European customers to return and sell air suspension cores to the company.

Day Three In Taiwan: A Record 183 Companies From 16 Countries Exhibiting At Events

In all, 246 booths are presented by companies from the United States, India, South Korea, United Arab Emirates, Hong Kong, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Bulgaria, the Philippines, Vietnam, New Zealand, China, Japan, Indonesia and India.

Messe Frankfurt To Launch Multi-Media Brand Experience At Automechanika

As “drivers,” users can navigate through a metropolis and stop at a variety of places where films and images from the past 40 years were taken, including impressions of the first Automechanika fairs outside Germany and several oddities that are sure to surprise even Automechanika experts.

Highlights From Day Two Of Taiwan’s Four-In-One Auto Show

Manufacturers honored for product innovations.