Advocating on your behalf
Our team meets with state and federal policymakers daily, pushing for pro-auto care industry policies. However, we need your help.
Innovative solutions for growth
The industry’s most powerful data resources to increase speed to market, reduce redundancies and increase sales.
Emerging vehicle technologies
Vehicle and transportation technologies come with challenges and opportunities for the aftermarket. We work to ensure that the aftermarket is included in the evolving ecosystem.
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The auto care industry
keeps vehicles moving, and the Auto Care Association is dedicated to helping every one of those vehicles last longer, perform more efficiently, and keep drivers safe. Independence drives us: our global member companies manufacture, distribute, and sell vehicle parts and components as well as perform services, maintenance, and repairs on every class of vehicle on the road.
Until I joined Auto Care, I wouldn't have known the full picture of tariffs other than what you see on the news.Ashlee Arnold Arnold Oil Company of Austin
Auto Care has opportunities for all levels: from the senior vice president to the individual that’s driving the truck.David Castillo Warren Distribution
Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW)
January 25 to 28, 2021
The virtual conference will feature traditional HDAW opening sessions with the HDAW 2021 co-chairs and a comprehensive conference program that will provide highly useful information on doing business in the current environment. The conference will feature education workshops including SOLD! (Service Opportunities & Learning Day), designed for distributors with service and repair technicians. Additionally, the highly popular pre-scheduled One-on-One meetings between distributor and supplier executives will also be held 100% virtual.
2021 Women in Auto Care Week
February 22 to 26, 2021
Women in Auto Care Week will offer an engaging five days of dynamic speakers and workshops; personal and professional skill development sessions; breakout engagement activities; networking opportunities; updates on the latest industry trends and more
Spring Leadership Days
May 5 to 7, 2021
The Auto Care Association’s Spring Leadership Days brings together volunteers, association members, and professional staff for several days of meetings aimed at discussing issues and initiatives that are currently affecting our membership and the industry at large. Please join us as we address these issues and take advantage of an opportunity to speak up, speak out, and make your voice heard.
YANG Leadership Conference
May 13, 2021
The YANG Leadership Conference is a collaborative learning event designed for auto care industry professionals under the age of 40. YANG Leadership Conference attendees will enhance leadership skills, sharpen auto care industry knowledge, and develop new relationships with peers.
2021 ACPN Knowledge Exchange Conference
May 17 to 19, 2021
The annual ACPN Knowledge Exchange conference is the largest gathering of content professionals and their vendors and solution partners. Attended by most major manufacturers, distributors and parts experts in the automotive content space, the ACPN conference provides a focused and unique opportunity to learn, share best practices, network with peers, and interact with service providers in the content management space.
Fall Leadership Days and Legislative Summit
September 22 to 24, 2021
The Auto Care Association’s Fall Leadership Days in conjunction with the Legislative Summit brings together volunteers, association members, and professional staff for several days of meetings aimed at discussing issues and initiatives that are currently affecting our membership and the industry at large. Please join us in D.C. as we address these issues and take advantage of an opportunity to speak up, speak out, and make your voice heard. Auto Care executives from the across the country will descend on Washington, D.C. to deliver our industry message to our nation’s leaders.
2021 Aftermarket Warehouse Distributors Association (AWDA) Conference
October 30 to November 2, 2021
Las Vegas, NV
AWDA’s Annual Conference has delivered on the promise of valuable interaction through its efficient and highly effective one-on-one meetings. That tradition is continued and for 2021.
Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX)
November 2 to 4, 2021
Las Vegas, NV
For more than 25 years, Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) has been the premier global event representing more than one trillion dollar automotive aftermarket industry. Located at the majestic Sands Expo, AAPEX 2019 will feature over 2,500 automotive aftermarket manufacturers and suppliers showcasing innovative products, services and technologies to more than 47,000+ targeted buyers.
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