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Automotive Content Professionals Network (ACPN) Now Accepting 2019 Content Excellence Awards Submissions

Posted by Auto Care News on December 13, 2018

BETHESDA, Md. – December 13, 2018– The Automotive Content Professionals Network (ACPN), a community of the Auto Care Association, is now accepting entries for the 2019 ACPN Content Excellence Awards. The award ceremony will take place at the 46th annual ACPN Knowledge Exchange Conference on April 28 – May 1, 2019 in Tampa, Fla. at the Marriott Tampa Waterside Hotel.

2019 Trade Mission to Colombia Open to All Automotive Aftermarket Companies

Posted by Auto Care News on December 04, 2018
BETHESDA, Md. – December 4, 2018 – The Auto Care Association has announced a new trade mission to Colombia on June 5-6, 2019 that is open to all companies in the automotive aftermarket industry. The trade mission serves as a business development opportunity for companies in the auto care industry seeking to gain first-hand market information and to meet with potential clients and partners. Meetings are pre-screened to match each participant’s specific business objectives.
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Auto Care Association Releases Statement on Temporary Trade Deal between United States, China

Posted by Auto Care News on December 03, 2018

BETHESDA, Md. – December 3, 2018 – The following statement can be attributed to Bill Hanvey, President and CEO of the Auto Care Association:


We are pleased that President Trump and President Xi were able to reach a temporary trade deal during the G20 summit in Buenos Aires to not raise tariffs on $200 billion worth of imports from China. Tariffs inhibit the growth of our industry and make it more expensive for consumers to maintain and repair their vehicles...