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Webinar Registration Now Open: Business Opportunities in Colombia

Posted by Auto Care News on February 28, 2019

 BETHESDA, Md. – February 28, 2019 – The Auto Care Association and the American Chamber of Commerce in Colombia will be hosting a free webinar on business opportunities in the automotive industry in Colombia. The hour-long webinar will take place on March 19, 2019 at 3 p.m. ET and will provide participants with a country profile, market information, best business prospects and information on the association’s upcoming trade mission to Colombia, June 5-6, 2019. 

Auto Care Association and National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Announce 2019 World Class Technicians

Posted by Auto Care News on February 27, 2019

BETHESDA, Md. – February 27, 2018 – The Auto Care Association today announced the latest recipients of the 2019 World Class Technician award. In partnership with the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), the two organizations provide this annual designation to recognize professional technicians who have achieved the extraordinary accomplishment of ASE certification in 22 specialty areas during the 2018 certification test administration. The tests include: A1-A8 (automotive), T1-T8 (medium/heavy truck), B2-B5 (collision repair) and L1, L2 (advanced).    

Tools and Equipment Purchasing Decisions Largely Driven by Warranty and Word of Mouth

Posted by Auto Care News on February 07, 2019

New Tools and Equipment Purchasing Trends Study enables buyers to make informed and strategic decisions when buying products


BETHESDA, Md. – February 7, 2019 – The Auto Care Association today announced the release of its latest market intelligence research publication, Purchasing Trends Study - Tools and Equipment 2018. The report defines and explores the key factors influencing current and future purchasing decisions of professionals who utilize shop tools and equipment for automotive repair.

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