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Bartec USA Expands Its Loaner Tool Program

Bartec USA is expanding its TPMS loaner tool program to include those impacted by Hurricane Irma.

Remy Donates To AACF To Help Industry Members Rebuild From Major Hurricanes

“Our hearts go out to the people who are suffering through the utter devastation caused by these catastrophic hurricanes,” said Dave Nichols, president of Remy Power Products. “We made this donation to the Automotive Aftermarket Charitable Foundation to show our support for fellow industry members who may have lost their homes, belongings and businesses, as they begin the rebuilding process.”

Driven Brands Charitable Foundation To Raise Money For Hurricane Relief Through The American Red Cross

The foundation has partnered with parent company Driven Brands’ retail automotive brands, including CARSTAR Auto Body Repair Experts, Maaco, Meineke Car Care Centers, Take 5 Oil Change and 1-800 Radiator & AC, to help raise funds.

Automotive Parts Associates Donates $5,000 To Texas Hurricane Victims

“We have all seen the news and heard the stories coming out of Texas, so we agreed to donate to the Red Cross, which has an excellent track record of providing humanitarian aid throughout the United States and the world,” said Douglas Squires, chairman of the board, Automotive Parts Associates.

Multi Parts’ Jupiter Headquarters Temporarily Closes

Due to Hurricane Irma, Multi Parts’ Jupiter, Florida, office will be temporarily closed, beginning Sept. 7, to attend to the safety of its employees and the security of its workplace.

Gas Prices Continue To Increase Across the Country

Remnants of Hurricane Harvey are expected to drive gas prices through the month, and the prospect of Hurricane Irma may impact prices as well.

IHS Markit Reports On The Impact Of Hurricane Harvey On The Automotive Industry

As the weather situation has eased, IHS Markit looks at what this natural disaster could mean to the automotive industry.

Bartec USA Announces Loaner Tool Program

To help the restoration process along for those impacted by the events of Hurricane Harvey, any current Bartec tool users that have a damaged or lost TPMS tool can get free use of a loaner TPMS tool.

‘The Group’ Donates To AACF To Aid Hurricane Harvey Victims

“During tough times like these, we all need to extend a hand and support each other,” said Rusty Bishop, CEO of Federated Auto Parts. “Making a donation to the Automotive Aftermarket Charitable Foundation will provide assistance and make a difference in the lives of fellow auto care professionals suffering from the effects of this catastrophic storm.”

AACF Prepares To Aid Aftermarket Harvey Victims

“Although AACF doesn’t claim to be a disaster relief service, we will do our best to identify and assist those industry families that have immediate and unmet needs in keeping with our mission to support aftermarket families facing catastrophic circumstances,” said Joel Ayres, executive director of AACF.