Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center, a business of Ford Motor Co., has more than 800 locations in the U.S., and is focusing on consumer convenience in a new advertising campaign.
Technicians Service Training (TST) is holding its 16th annual Tech Training Big Event on March 30, 2019, at the Westchester Marriott in Tarrytown, N.Y.
Midtronics Inc. CEO Steve McShane reports Will Sampson has been promoted to company president. The new role gives Sampson full responsibility for the company’s strategic direction, global growth and profitability going forward. McShane will continue in his role as CEO of the company, which he founded in 1984.
With the release of 11 additional oil filters, Omnicraft now covers even more vehicles on the road, including many popular European makes. These new filter applications complement the first 25 part numbers that were launched in 2017.
James Burke is the new chief operating officer at Standard Motor Products Inc. (SMP). He is currently SMP’s executive vice president finance and chief financial officer.
Denso Products and Services Americas Inc. has added four training classes to its wide selection of instructor-led automotive repair courses.
The Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance Inc. promoted John Carlson “JC” Washbish to vice president of marketing. He will continue to lead the marketing efforts for the Alliance including promotions, branding, communications and events.
Raybestos has updated its www.raybestos.com website to reflect the “Big Brake Thru” product line realignment introduced at the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas last November, according to Kristin Grons, marketing manager for Brake Parts Inc (BPI).
Federated Auto Parts reports longtime Federated member Russell Mastroff, owner/CEO of Cold Air Distributors in Fort Pierce, Fla., died suddenly on Dec. 22 of natural causes. He was 54.
The Global Brake Safety Council (GBSC) has added three new members – Carlos Agudelo, Alexandre Casaril and Jason Janssen.