Have Anything to Say About the NAFTA Renegotiations? (6/14/2017) - **UPDATE** On June 12, AIA hosted a conference call with Steve Verheul, Canada’s Chief Trade Negotiator for the NAFTA Negotiations. During the call, Mr. Verheul stressed the importance of obtaining information from the aftermarket industry; this information would inform the negotiating teams approach to the NAFTA renegotiations. Information being sought from the industry includes: Partnerships […]
Monthly Minute – June 2017 (6/13/2017) - Knowledge is POWER. Through the AIA Canada Monthly Minute, important industry information is at your fingertips. Feel free to pass it along to others in your network, and most importantly, enjoy the content that is developed with you in mind. Read the Monthly Minute by clicking here.
Park’n Fly revises its Discount Savings program (6/13/2017) - Please be advised that Park’n Fly’s corporate discount rates have been revised effective June 1st, 2017. These rates continue to offer your organization superior savings over Park’n Fly’s regular posted rates. The savings will vary depending on the market. If you are an AIA member, please login to your account to access plan details and […]
Share Aftermarket News with your Network (6/13/2017) - Want all of your employees and/or colleagues to be in the know on what’s happening in the automotive aftermarket world? We can help! We’ll work with your IT department so we can share AIA’s news on your intranet. Contact Communications Coordinator Courtney DeLaura, at email@example.com make it happen!
Celebrating AIA Canada’s 75th Anniversary (6/12/2017) - 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 […]
Sharing 75 Years of Memories with You! (6/7/2017) - In celebration of the 75th birthday of the Automotive Industries Association of Canada, we want to share this special year with our members! Let’s highlight the past 75 years of memorable moments within the automotive aftermarket industry by sharing your photos with us that you consider special to the aftermarket. Here’s the scoop: Send us […]
AIA Committee and Council Meeting Updates (6/2/2017) - Automotive Service Provider (ASP) Council Meeting The first ever in-person meeting of the AIA ASP Council was held on May 16th. Chaired by Ron Tremblay, the Council discussed future developments of ‘Right to Repair,’ reviewed research proposals presented for review and feedback, and discussed the potential of developing a Canadian shop accreditation program for the […]
IMPORTANT: NAFTA and the Automotive Aftermarket (5/19/2017) - Yesterday, the Trump Administration sent a letter to Congress that triggered the 90-day consultation period that precedes NAFTA renegotiation talks. As your industry association, we are committed to ensuring that the automotive aftermarket is engaged and informed during this time period and that our members have a voice on this important issue. As such, we’re […]
AIA’s Invite to Deliver Testimony on the Hill (5/18/2017) - On May 17, 2017, Jean-François Champagne and France Daviault appeared before the Senate Standing Committee on Transport and Communications to deliver testimony on the committee’s current study on the regulatory and technical issues related to the deployment of connected and autonomous vehicles. The Senators were visibly interested in the aftermarket as is evident in the number of enthusiastic questions […]
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