Category Archives: Publications

The Automotive Industries Association of Canada (AIA Canada) is pleased to announce the release of the 2018 Outlook Study. This report provides a comprehensive picture of the current aftermarket industry, as well as forecasts and trends that will impact the aftermarket in the future. The Outlook Study is an useful tool for businesses, both large […]

The automotive industry is abuzz with talk of technological change. Self-driving cars, autonomous vehicles, telematics – all new technologies that will create massive disruption. The core of this change centers on the convergence of four technologies, ‘Connected’, ‘Autonomous’, ‘Shared’, ‘Electric’ or ‘CASE’ platform, where people will be able to access their mobility cheaply through pay-as-you-go […]

As part of AIA Canada’s 75th Anniversary celebrations, Jobber News and Newcom Automotive Group will be producing a “75th Anniversary Commemorative Anniversary” edition and video for debut at the Gala Celebration taking place on November 24th in Ottawa.  Following the Gala, this commemorative edition will also be distributed across Canada through Newcom’s distribution channel. If […]

Innovation, emerging technologies, disruptors, new mobilities – call it what you will, the fact is, the automotive industry is changing at a rapid pace that will invariably influence the aftermarket sector. Non-traditional players like Tesla and Google have raised the stakes even higher by showing that service industries can also build cars and how! While some […]

The Automotive Industry Association (AIA) of Canada is pleased to announce the release the first analysis of automotive service bay numbers across Canada report titled “2015 Study of Automotive Service Bays in Canada”. Using a mix of proprietary survey data, Statistics Canada information and extrapolative analysis, AIA Canada, in concert with DesRosiers Automotive Consultants, provided […]