CarParts.com Announces Changes to Its Board of Directors

TORRANCE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CarParts.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRTS) (“CarParts.com”), announced today Joshua L. Berman informed the Company of his decision to step down from the CarParts.com Board of Directors effective immediately. In addition, the Company also announced earlier today that Dr. Lisa Costa has been appointed to the Board’s Class III directors. “On behalf of the entire […]

Rivian Visions: EV startup plans network of certified bodyshops

Plymouth, Michigan — New OEM and EV startup, Rivian, intends to create a network of certified collision centres to fix its electric truck and SUV reaching consumers in summer 2021. The startup electric vehicle manufacturer has begun soliciting interest from autobody shops through an online form and at certifiedcollisionnetwork@rivian.com. The network is expected to be […]

AAPEX Education: Virtual experience extends access to training content

Las Vegas, Nevada — The Virtual AAPEX Experience is offering its training content at no cost to automotive aftermarket professionals until Dec. 5, even if they didn’t register and attend the experience in early November. New users should sign up for on-demand access on the AAPEX website to receive their login credentials. Attendees who already […]

Big Win for Martinrea: Unifor’s investment boosts the Canadian auto industry

Vaughn, Ontario — Auto parts maker Martinrea International Inc. sees the benefits of recent Canadian investments announced by the Detroit three automakers, as the company recovers from the pandemic. Martinrea says it has so far booked $45 million in new business making propulsion systems for Fiat Chrysler and General Motor (GM), as well as $10 […]

Surviving 2020: ARA’s Annual Convention and Trade Show, Day 2

Reno, Nevada — The second day of the ARA’s 77th annual convention opened with a keynote speech from Blake Stratton of Michael Hyatt and Company. Stratton provided an abbreviated lesson on a four-step system for growing businesses while working less. According to Stratton, this system has been used by Michael Hyatt and Company consultees to […]

Can you believe this?! – November 13, 2020

Toronto, Ontario — Catch a real-life Bullet Bill, learn a speedy new way to remove busted bumpers and pick-up switch-ups in this week’s wacky installment of Can you believe this?!.