Tag: Craig McCracken

Autoparts UK curbing plastic waste

Autoparts UK curbing plastic waste

1st August 2019 | 0 Comments

Car parts distributor Autoparts UK has announced a significant increase in popularity of its bottle-free tablet form of screenwash under the P1 Autocare brand. Since the brand joined the global campaign against the use of plastic bottles early in 2019, Autoparts has sold over 5000 screenwash pods, eliminating unnecessary plastic bottles going into landfill or the ocean.

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Autoparts UK, Midwest Motor Factors increase stock holding by 25 per cent

Autoparts UK, Midwest Motor Factors increase stock holding by 25 per cent

6th February 2019 | 0 Comments

Autoparts UK and Midwest Motor Factors have increased stock levels by 25 per cent in view of the uncertainty surrounding the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union. In Glasgow, Autoparts’ central distribution hub has installed a new mezzanine floor and all branches throughout Scotland and Northern England are increasing stock levels.

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Midwest, Monmore Auto Parts back women’s football

Midwest, Monmore Auto Parts back women’s football

22nd November 2018 | 0 Comments

West Midlands based automotive parts distributor, Midwest Motor Factors, is sponsoring Wednesfield Ladies FC football team for the 2018/19 season. Monmore Auto Parts will also unveil its support for the sport, sponsoring Wolves Women player Nikita Lal.

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Autoparts UK equips Glasgow branch with defibrillator

Autoparts UK equips Glasgow branch with defibrillator

26th October 2018 | 0 Comments

Autoparts UK has announced it is to install a defibrillator at its Glasgow site, after becoming certified to connect up the life-saving device.

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Midwest, Monmore launch new hybrid training course

Midwest, Monmore launch new hybrid training course

18th October 2018 | 0 Comments

Monmore Auto Parts and Midwest Motor Factors have announced details of their latest training opportunity for garages, to help equip technicians with the right skills around hybrid technology vehicles.

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Training night tackles turbochargers and oil quality

Training night tackles turbochargers and oil quality

8th August 2018 | 0 Comments

Midwest Motor Factors & Monmore Auto Parts have hosted another packed training night at the GTG Academy in Wolverhampton, this time assisting garages with their understanding of turbochargers and lubricants quality and selection.

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Midwest donates to local homeless charity

Midwest donates to local homeless charity

3rd January 2018 | 0 Comments

West Midlands based automotive parts distributor, Midwest Motor Factors, has donated much-needed funds to the Good Shepherd Ministry, a local charity that assists the homeless and others in need in Wolverhampton. Midwest donated £250 to the ministry in memory of popular Bilston Town FC chairman and community champion Graham Hodson, who died earlier this year.

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Graver joins Midwest Motor Factors as parts sales manager

28th November 2017 | 0 Comments

Midwest Motor Factors has appointed Mark Graver to the role of parts sales manager. Based at its new-look Bilston branch, he will be responsible for developing sales and the growth within the Midwest branch network, as well as tapping into new opportunities.

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Midwest, Apec Braking hold training event

22nd November 2017 | 0 Comments

Midwest Motor Factors & Monmore Auto Parts have once again successfully hosted another training event, this time with supplier Apec Braking.

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Midwest Motor Factors sponsors Walsall FC

26th September 2017 | 0 Comments

West Midlands based automotive parts distributor, Midwest Motor Factors, is sponsoring Sky Bet league one football team, Walsall FC for the 2017/18 season. Midwest will have branding throughout the Saddlers’ 11,000 capacity stadium and will be following the team’s progress throughout the season.

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Autoparts renews IAAF Conference sponsorship

Autoparts renews IAAF Conference sponsorship

9th August 2017 | 0 Comments

Autoparts UK is once again sponsoring the Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) 2017 Annual Conference for the fourth consecutive year.

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Autoparts marks 25 years

Autoparts marks 25 years

17th November 2016 | 0 Comments

Autoparts UK has reached its 25th anniversary of trading in the automotive aftermarket. After reaching this milestone, the motor factor is investing more resources in order to raise awareness of its exclusive brands, products and services such as its Loyalty Link rewards programme, all of which are designed to support the running of an independent garage.

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Three in a row for stock car racer Siobhan

Three in a row for stock car racer Siobhan

15th July 2016 | 0 Comments

Autoparts-sponsored stock car racer, Siobhan Martin, has won the National Points Series for the third consecutive year while also claiming second position in the European Finals at Ipswich Spedeweekend on 2 – 3 July.

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Autoparts extends IAAF support with 2016 conference and golf day sponsorship

Autoparts extends IAAF support with 2016 conference and golf day sponsorship

1st June 2016 | 0 Comments

Autoparts UK has announced its sponsorship of the 2016 Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation’s (IAAF) conference, held on 15 December at ICC Birmingham, and the IAAF Team Golf Challenge.

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Autoparts ends Ice Hockey season sponsorship in style

Autoparts ends Ice Hockey season sponsorship in style

31st May 2016 | 0 Comments

With the Elite Ice Hockey League (EIHL) 2015/16 season drawing to a close, Autoparts UK was invited to celebrate a successful season sponsoring Braehead Clan, who finished third in the table. Craig McCracken, Autoparts UK group managing director, attended the Glasgow-based team’s final game of the season, and was given the honour of dropping the puck to get the proceedings underway.

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