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Heavy Duty Distribution Association (HDDA: Heavy Duty) Developing Product Data Standards for Heavy Duty Market

Posted by Auto Care News on August 24, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – August 24, 2017 – The Heavy Duty Distribution Association (HDDA: Heavy Duty), a community of the Auto Care Association, has announced that it will begin the formal creation of product data standards for the heavy duty (HD) aftermarket.

Auto Care Association Unveils Findings of Heavy Duty Product Information Standards Study

Posted by Auto Care News on January 26, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – January 26, 2017 – The Auto Care Association recently commissioned a Heavy Duty Industry Feasibility Study on behalf of its HDDA: Heavy Duty segment to determine the viability of establishing product information standards for the heavy duty aftermarket supply chain. Findings of the industry-driven study were presented Jan. 25 during Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) in Las Vegas.

Independent Study Shows Opportunity for Heavy Duty Parts Data “Superset”

Posted by Auto Care News on November 02, 2016
Heavy Duty Community of Auto Care Association Unveils New Study 

BETHESDA, MD – November 2, 2016 – HDDA: Heavy Duty, the community of the Auto Care Association that is dedicated to the advancement of the heavy duty aftermarket, has sponsored a study conducted by Pricedex Software on the feasibility of developing product information standards for heavy duty vehicles. The study, which included participation from HD experts from all facets of the industry, indicates that there is an opportunity to create a “superset” of data that will streamline product information communication for an industry currently using multiple data management methods.