The 2018 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) will be held Tuesday, Oct. 30, through Thursday, Nov. 1, at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas.
It will showcase the high-tech, $740 billion global automotive aftermarket industry and feature approximately 2,500 manufacturers and suppliers with new products, services and technologies in 65 categories.
More than 47,000 targeted buyers are expected to be in attendance, including automotive service and repair professionals, auto parts retailers, auto parts warehouse distributors (WDs), engine builders and fleet buyers. Approximately 162,000 automotive aftermarket professionals from more than 135 countries are projected to be in Las Vegas during AAPEX 2018.
To keep buyers ahead of the curve, the event also will offer New Product and New Packaging Showcases, product demos and AAPEXedu sessions on a range of industry-leading topics, including technology, business management and trends and opportunities. Let’s Tech will return with a full schedule of 20-minute or less technology presentations, as will several other technology-focused programs, including Mobility Park and Technology Intersection.
Attendees can make their hotel reservations now through OnPeak, the official hotel partner for AAPEX, for the lowest rates at conveniently located hotels in Las Vegas. To make reservations, visit the AAPEX 2018 website, www.aapexshow.com/bookaroom.
AAPEX is co-owned by the Auto Care Association and the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), the light vehicle aftermarket division of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA).