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NAMA’s 50th AGM raises £24,000 for Great Ormond Street

23rd May 2019 | 0 Comments

The National Association of Motor Auctions (NAMA) held its annual AGM on the 18 May in the Algarve, Portugal. A charity auction in aid of Great Ormond Street Children’s hospital took place following the AGM, raising £24,000.

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IAAF heads north for next Industry Briefing

IAAF heads north for next Industry Briefing

2nd May 2019 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) will hold its second Industry Briefing of 2019 at Involution’s new premises in Leeds on Thursday 20 June. The association invites aftermarket businesses to gather for insights into the industry. Sponsored by Involution, head of membership development, Mike Smallbone will open proceedings, with attendees offered presentations on industry developments from industry speakers.

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Office manager role for IAAF’s Ann Silvester

Office manager role for IAAF’s Ann Silvester

26th February 2019 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has made Ann Silvester office manager. Silvester joined the Federation back in 2000 as trade secretary, where she has for the past 19 years made the role her own, supporting IAAF by overseeing all facilities of the office and being the first response on all IAAF enquiries including those relating to Block Exemption Regulation.

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IAAF announces details of 2019’s first Industry Briefing session

IAAF announces details of 2019’s first Industry Briefing session

11th February 2019 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has announced that it will host its first Industry Briefing of 2019 at Stadium MK, home of EFL League Two side MK Dons, in Milton Keynes on Thursday 21 March.

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Fueltone joins IAAF

Fueltone joins IAAF

28th January 2019 | 0 Comments

Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has welcomed Fueltone as the latest UK based manufacturer to become a member.

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PRA, CWA urge crackdown on tax evasion in the hidden economy

23rd October 2018 | 0 Comments

In their joint budget submission, the PRA and CWA have highlighted concerns that the hand car wash sector should be paying up to £1.45 billion per year in tax, and this is not being collected by HMRC.

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CWA welcomes car wash scheme launch

23rd October 2018 | 0 Comments

The Car Wash Association has welcomed the launch of the Responsible Car Wash Scheme. The scheme “should prove valuable for improving compliance in existing hand car washes,” comments Brian Madderson, chairman of the CWA.

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IAAF announces upcoming Industry Briefing Sessions

IAAF announces upcoming Industry Briefing Sessions

20th September 2018 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has announced details of its next two Industry Briefing Sessions as Autumn approaches, that will be held in October and November respectively. The next IAAF industry briefing will take place at ECCO Safety Group in Leeds on 18th October before heading to Premier League club Watford FC on 15 November.

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IAAF launches new automotive trade credit insurance schemes

20th September 2018 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has introduced two new trade credit insurance schemes for SMEs and larger businesses in the aftermarket, offering protection against the effects of bad debts and bringing a wide array of benefits. The schemes, from one of the UK's leading independent specialist trade credit insurance brokers Financial and Credit Insurance Services Limited, are exclusively available through the IAAF to its members.

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Comedian Tony Hawks to host IAAF Annual Awards

Comedian Tony Hawks to host IAAF Annual Awards

20th September 2018 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has revealed that TV and radio comedian and bestselling author, Tony Hawks, will be hosting its 2018 annual dinner and awards ceremony.

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FER to return to York for 2018 conference, AGM & dinner

FER to return to York for 2018 conference, AGM & dinner

19th September 2018 | 0 Comments

The Federation of Engine Re-manufacturers (FER) has announced that its 2018 FER conference, AGM & dinner will take place at the Park Inn in York on Saturday 6 October. The FER held its 2015 event in the city, proving an extremely popular venue with its many local attractions.

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Liqui Moly joins IAAF

28th August 2018 | 0 Comments

Liqui Moly, the well-known manufacturer of oils and additives, has joined the IAAF. According to the association, Liqui Moly will benefit from all the exclusive ‘member only’ services offered as part of the membership including merchandise and promotional workwear, lifestyle protection plans and fleet management solutions, as well as networking opportunities and supporting IAAF’s lobbying activities. Most recently, the proposed changes to the MOT test frequency which were scrapped followed months and months of intensive lobbying by IAAF.

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New digital technology affecting vehicle remarketing is theme of July’s VRA meeting

28th June 2018 | 0 Comments

How new digital technology is revolutionising the remarketing of cars and vans will form the core of the next meeting of the Vehicle Remarketing Association.

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UK’s RMA and BTMA amalgamate to strengthen retreading representation

25th June 2018 | 0 Comments

Considering the evolution of the retreading market in the UK to fewer and larger players, the Retread Manufacturers’ Association (RMA) has been faced with somewhat dwindling numbers of members. Consolidation has meant fewer distinct companies, which has in turn made for a reduced membership base. However, this does not necessarily equate to the reduced vitality of retreading in the UK – while certainly facing many challenges from the availability of lower-cost new tyres imported from the Far East, retreading has continued to prove relevant to a greater or lesser degree depending on prevailing macroeconomic winds.

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ECCO Safety Group joins IAAF

ECCO Safety Group joins IAAF

8th June 2018 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has welcomed leading manufacturer in commercial vehicle warning and safety products, ECCO Safety Group (ESG) EMEA to its membership.

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