BETHESDA, MD – March 28, 2017 – The Paint, Body and Equipment Specialists (PBES) community of the Auto Care Association, has announced the schedule for its annual Spring Conference, scheduled for May 16-18 at the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile.
BETHESDA, MD – March 22, 2017 – The Import Vehicle Community, a segment community of the Auto Care Association, is offering a full scholarship presented by the University of the Aftermarket Foundation for one of its members to attend the University of the Aftermarket’s 2017-2018 Leadership 2.0 Program. The scholarship is valued at more than $6,000.
BETHESDA, MD – March 15, 2017 – The Auto Care Association Education Committee is now accepting nominations for the 2017 Mort Schwartz Excellence in Education Award. The Mort Schwartz Excellence in Education Award is given to the
person, company or educational institution that best advances the concepts and programs for education or continuing education in the North American auto care industry.
BETHESDA, MD – March 15, 2017 – The Auto Care Association has announced a trade mission to Central America
– Honduras, Sept. 26 and Nicaragua, Sept. 28 – as part of the Market Development Cooperator Program (MDCP) award the association received from the U.S. Department of Commerce to support export promotion projects in Latin America.
BETHESDA, MD – March 6, 2017 – The Auto Care Association has announced key professional staff leadership changes as part of an overall restructuring plan to strategically align association resources with changing member and industry needs.
BETHESDA, MD – February 22, 2017 – The Auto Care Association submitted
comments yesterday urging the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) to begin a formal rulemaking concerning a petition
from the Coalition for Fair Port Practices. The letter requests the FMC to ensure that demurrage and detention practices are fair and responsible when moving cargo through our nation’s ports.
New Tax Will Drive Up Prices, Cost Average Family $1,700, and Destroy Jobs
BETHESDA, MD – February 2, 2017 – The Auto Care Association has joined Americans for Affordable Products (AAP), a growing coalition of businesses and trade associations that represents millions of American jobs, today to stop the Border Adjustment Tax (BAT). The Auto Care Association represents the entire independent auto repair industry supply chain, including manufacturers, distributors, retailers and service and repair businesses, which employs 4.2 million people.