OARA launches “Cat Drive” in support of Employee Scholarship program

London, Ontario — October 23, 2013 — The Ontario Auto Recyclers Association (OARA) has announced that it is once again running the “Cat Drive” fundraiser in support of the Employee Scholarship program. The Cat Drive runs until the OARA Convention and Trade Show, taking place March 28 to 30 at the Toronto Airport Marriott Hotel.  […]

International parts trading hot topic at ARA NY Convention

By Mike Davey Niagara Falls, New York — October 23, 2013 — Even in an age of heightened security, there are advantages to doing business that crosses the Canada/U.S. border. This was illustrated recently at the Automotive Recyclers Association of New York (ARANY) Convention and Trade Show, which took place at Niagara Falls Conference & […]

Buffalo Engine Components sees value in Canadian connections

By Mike Davey Buffalo, New York — October 23, 2013 — It’s not surprising when a U.S. company located close to the border would do business with Canadian firms. What is surprising is when they do a majority of certain types of their business with companies here.  Buffalo Engine Components is a family owned operation […]

ARC, Summerhill launch ‘Grants in Gear’ to promote environmental initiatives

By Andrew Ardizzi Toronto, Ontario — October 23, 2013 — The Automotive Recyclers of Canada (ARC) and Summerhill Impact have announced a new national charitable funding program that will award $100,000 to non-profit organizations and entrepreneurial groups so they may develop environmentally conscious initiatives. “The aim of ‘Grants in Gear’ is to extend the environmental […]