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Source: LKQ Corporation February 20, 2020 Annual revenue growth of 5.3% to $12.5 billion; fourth quarter growth of 0.2% Annual organic revenue growth for parts and services of 0.3%; fourth quarter organic revenue growth for parts and services of 0.9% Annual diluted EPS from continuing operations attributable to LKQ stockholders of $1.74 (up 14%); adjusted diluted EPS Read more…


Each year, the ABPA relies on its sponsors to ensure that the convention is a success. While all sponsors are important, we would like to give special recognition to the Platinum Sponsors of the 2020 ABPA Convention in Newport Beach! CAPA/Intertek www.capacertified.org | www.intertek.com Partslink www.partslink.org TYC/Genera www.genera.com For a complete list of sponsors of the 2020 Read more…


The ABPA is proud to offer its Partslink Numbering System® database in the Aftermarket Exchange Standard (ACES) format. The benefits of Partslink are now compounded by offering a significantly higher level of detail on each part number. When properly utilized, ACES data helps reduce instances of ill-fitting components, improves the buyer experience, and assists in the establishment Read more…


Paul Fiore, Senior Director of Government Affairs at Auto Care Association, will update ABPA convention attendees on the ongoing telematics and vehicle data issue and why it is important for ABPA members. This presentation will take place during the Thursday, 4/30/2020 business session at the 2020 ABPA Newport Beach convention. The Your Car. Your Data. Your Choice™ Read more…


Melbourne, Australia – The Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) announced today that professional automotive recycler and current ARA President, Chad Counselman, will step down from his leadership position on the ARA Executive Committee effective February 10, 2020. Counselman will remain on the Board of Directors and current First Vice President, Scott Robertson, will step in to serve the Read more…


First Add-on Acquisition to All Star Under Atlantic Street Capital Ownership STAMFORD, CT — All Star Auto Lights, a specialty distributor of alternative automotive lighting parts and a portfolio company of Atlantic Street Capital, announced today the acquisition of Headlights 101, a provider of premium, refurbished headlights to the collision repair industry, automotive dealers, and consumers. Matt Read more…


Chicago, IL — LKQ Corporation announced it has hired Tyler Threadgill as Vice President of Federal Government Affairs. Mr. Threadgill will join LKQ’s Washington, D.C. office and assist in growing the Company’s government affairs presence with a primary focus on federal government legislative policy and regulation. LKQ Corporation, a global Fortune 300 company with over $12 billion Read more…


With the 2020 ABPA Convention fast approaching, make sure that you set aside time to explore the beautiful Newport Beach area! With the ABPA site hotel, the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach being in the center of the action, the list of activities is nearly endless. During your downtime at the ABPA convention, delight in all the attractions Read more…


Sanford, NC — During the Collision Industry Electronic Commerce (CIECA) board meeting in Palm Springs, CA, on January 15, the organization’s Board of Trustees elected the following officers for 2020: Chairwoman: Kim DeVallance Caron, Enterprise Holdings Vice Chair: Jeff Schroder, Car-Part.com Treasurer: Michael Naoom, Safelite Solutions Secretary: Greg Best, California Casualty Management Company Detailed bios of the Read more…


With late April fast approaching, the anticipation for the 2020 ABPA is building fast! In addition to education and valuable industry-related content, the ABPA Convention is known for its fun activities! Once again, golfers will have something to look forward to with the golf event being held at the beautiful Strawberry Farms Golf Course on Wednesday, 4/29/20. Read more…

Sponsors

TYC/Genera
Certified Automotive Parts Association (CAPA) / Intertek
Partslink Numbering System
DEPO Group / Maxzone Auto Parts
Automotive Manufacturers Equipment Compliance Agency, Inc. (AMECA)

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