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BreakerLink announces new partnership with BreakerPro

BreakerLink announces new partnership with BreakerPro

Friday 24th March 2017 | 0 Comments

One of the UK’s leading online car parts finder services, BreakerLink has announced a new collaboration with BreakerPro, a leader in breaker yard stock inventory management software. The move will instantly allow all the current users of BreakerPro to access request for parts from BreakerLink, potentially opening them to new and increased streams of revenue and dramatically reducing the time breakers must allocate to the quoting process.

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Roadlink International offers three-year warranty on AL-KO shock absorbers

Roadlink International offers three-year warranty on AL-KO shock absorbers

Wednesday 15th March 2017 | 0 Comments

Roadlink International is now offering a three-year warranty on its wide range of AL-KO shock absorbers providing both trust and quality as it continues to support customers in all areas of business.

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Roadlink International updates online catalogue

Roadlink International updates online catalogue

Monday 13th March 2017 | 0 Comments

Roadlink International has made a series of updates to its increasingly popular online catalogue, available at www.roadlink-international.com. The company’s extensive range of products can be easily accessed through the online catalogue including: Brake calipers, discs, drums, pads, shoes, linings, shock absorbers including the European leading brand AL-KO, OE truck and trailer components, as well as many more OE-quality products.

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Brake Engineering adds 10 calipers to range

Brake Engineering adds 10 calipers to range

Monday 13th March 2017 | 0 Comments

Brake Engineering has added 10 new brake calipers to its ever-expanding range, all offering excellent European vehicle coverage. The braking specialist introduces new-to-range products into its range regularly to ensure its vehicle coverage continues to grow and customer demand is consistently met.

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IAAF welcomes type approval revisions

IAAF welcomes type approval revisions

Monday 13th March 2017 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has welcomed many of the amendments approved by the European Parliament’s Internal Market and Consumer Protection committee (IMCO), as part of the forthcoming type approval legislation.

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WAIglobal to exhibit full range at Automechanika Birmingham

WAIglobal to exhibit full range at Automechanika Birmingham

Thursday 9th March 2017 | 0 Comments

WAIglobal is preparing to highlight the advantages of both renewed and new rotating electrics while exhibiting its full product range on stand 18D2 at Automechanika Birmingham 2016, taking place at the NEC in Birmingham from 6 - 8 June.

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Euro Car Parts launches first car tool catalogue

Euro Car Parts launches first car tool catalogue

Tuesday 7th March 2017 | 0 Comments

Euro Car Parts has launched its first specialist tool catalogue. The parts distributor said the introduction of the catalogue follows increased demand from repairers and professional technicians across the UK and Ireland. The 136-page catalogue is formatted to make it easier to choose from the full range of 10,000 plus tools available from Euro Car Parts – including brands like Gearwrench, Omega, Milwaukee and MasterPro.

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Klarius achieves ISO 9001:2015 accreditation

Klarius achieves ISO 9001:2015 accreditation

Thursday 2nd March 2017 | 0 Comments

The UK’s largest manufacturer of aftermarket emissions components, Klarius Products, has become one of the first businesses in the UK to achieve ISO 9001:2015 certification for its quality systems. The new standard replaces ISO 9001:2008 as of September 2018, with companies required to attain the new standard before this date to ensure compliancy.

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GSF Car Parts announces winners of ‘Here Comes Summer’ promotion

GSF Car Parts announces winners of ‘Here Comes Summer’ promotion

Thursday 2nd March 2017 | 0 Comments

GSF Car Parts has confirmed the January holiday winners from their ‘Here Comes Summer’ garage promotion. At the end of each month in the first quarter of 2017 a winner will be drawn from all those trade customers who have registered for the promotion and then met an agreed monthly spend target. January’s winner was VW, Audi and Skoda specialist Aire Valley Workshop in Skipton, a long-standing customer of GSF’s bustling Bradford branch.

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Federal-Mogul Motorparts launches 2017 European graduate recruitment drive

Federal-Mogul Motorparts launches 2017 European graduate recruitment drive

Monday 27th February 2017 | 0 Comments

Federal-Mogul Motorparts has expanded its European Graduate Program, providing top graduates with the chance to develop careers in multiple sectors. Ten positions are available, spanning six countries and covering specialties in business areas from engineering and research and development, to logistics and finance.

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The Parts Alliance named ‘Factor Chain of the Year’ in 2017 CAT Awards

The Parts Alliance named ‘Factor Chain of the Year’ in 2017 CAT Awards

Monday 20th February 2017 | 0 Comments

The Parts Alliance has been named CAT magazine’s ‘Factor Chain of the Year’. The Award came on Friday 10 February at an industry awards ceremony at Manchester’s renowned Lowry Hotel. The national trading group was represented by the eight branches in its South West region. They were shortlisted in recognition of a dramatic turnaround in fortunes under The Parts Alliance’s ownership. The branches were all previously part of the Unipart network, but have since been developed with significant investment from The Parts Alliance.

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First Line provides layout diagrams to aid workshops

First Line provides layout diagrams to aid workshops

Thursday 16th February 2017 | 0 Comments

First Line has released easy to identify engine mounting layout diagrams for every part number. The brand says the importance of accuracy in fitting engine mountings led it to offer the diagrams, available via the First Line WebCat, and MAM, with TecDoc to follow shortly. The diagrams also help First Line customers make sure they are buying the correct product for their specific needs. With 39 different Engine Mounting positions for both ‘in line’ and ‘transverse’ layouts, product identification can be quite challenging, First Line explains.

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BBC Superfactors expands van fleet

BBC Superfactors expands van fleet

Tuesday 14th February 2017 | 0 Comments

The Parts Alliance member BBC Superfactors has added five new Nissan NV200 vans to their growing fleet, helping support their ‘one hour’ order delivery target for garage customers.

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Valeo introduce specialist switches for Mercedes models

Valeo introduce specialist switches for Mercedes models

Thursday 2nd February 2017 | 0 Comments

Valeo Service UK has launched 14 new steering column switches and four clockspring and steering angle sensors specifically designed for Mercedes models.

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A1 Motor Factor Group aims to keep momentum going in 2017

A1 Motor Factor Group aims to keep momentum going in 2017

Friday 13th January 2017 | 0 Comments

Having almost doubled its distributor membership in recent months, A1 Motor Factor Group has stated its intention to continue growth in 2017. 37 sites were added in November 2016 – totalling 77 stores overall – making A1 one of the fastest-growing buying groups in the UK. The company has also welcomed new suppliers to its portfolio.

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