Tag: IAAF

Scrapped MOT proposals welcomed by IAAF

Thursday 18th January 2018 | 0 Comments

Proposed changes to the MOT test frequency have been scrapped with IAAF calling it ‘a triumph for the aftermarket and motorists alike’, after months and months of intensive lobbying.

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IAAF and FIGIEFA delighted with provisional Type-Approval legislation

IAAF and FIGIEFA delighted with provisional Type-Approval legislation

Thursday 4th January 2018 | 0 Comments

The IAAF and FIGIEFA have welcomed the news that crucial provisions on the OBD connector and access to RMI have been included in the proposed EU legislation on Vehicle Type-Approval Regulation, signifying a huge step forward for the aftermarket regarding access to in-vehicle data.

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IAAF Award Ceremony applauds aftermarket champions

Friday 15th December 2017 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) Annual Awards & Dinner 2017 welcomed industry professionals with a ‘fresh new look’, as it celebrated the hard work carried out by the independent aftermarket over the past year.

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2017 IAAF conference highlights wind of change for aftermarket

Friday 15th December 2017 | 0 Comments

The IAAF Annual Conference, sponsored by Autoparts UK, addressed some of the major issues that will impact on the aftermarket in 2018 and beyond, including global influences, technical threats, rapidly evolving technology and Brexit, as it hosted the most engaging conference to date. Held for the first time at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Milton Keynes on 7 December, the new venue reflected the renewed sense of purpose in combatting and dealing with some of the biggest proposed changes the aftermarket has faced. The high turnout of delegates heard from an abundance of key industry speakers, who all shared their invaluable insight into various hot topics exploring IAAF’s key theme, ‘Facing a new Brexit world in the automotive aftermarket’.

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IAAF promises lively post-Brexit flavour to Conference

Thursday 23rd November 2017 | 0 Comments

The IAAF will adopt a post-Brexit theme at its Annual Conference next month, with a host of influential key speakers from across the automotive industry taking centre stage to discuss important issues involving ‘tomorrow’s’ aftermarket and future technology.

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Vote now for IAAF Annual Awards

Thursday 2nd November 2017 | 0 Comments

The 2017 IAAF Annual Awards & Dinner is again shaping up to be one of the biggest industry networking events on the calendar, with members being urged to cast their vote for their supplier / distributor of the year.

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FER AGM to debate petrol and diesel engine ban

Tuesday 26th September 2017 | 0 Comments

The Federation of Engine Remanufacturers (FER) has announced its annual general meeting will take place on Saturday, 7 October at IAAF offices in Birmingham. The Federation, which celebrates its 80th anniversary in 2017, has added new members this year and held very successful regional meetings, providing members with an insight into FER activity and discussing key policy.

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IAAF Conference to focus on implications of Brexit

Friday 15th September 2017 | 0 Comments

The 2017 IAAF Conference will tackle issues facing the automotive aftermarket post Brexit. Taking place at The Players’ suite, Double Tree by Hilton, Milton Keynes, on Thursday 7 December 2017, the conference will look at the complexities of the Brexit negotiations and explore how the Brexit decision will affect the UK automotive aftermarket. The event is sponsored by Autoparts UK.

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Johnson Controls Batteries joins IAAF

Tuesday 15th August 2017 | 0 Comments

Global battery supplier, Johnson Controls Batteries, has joined the Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF). Jeremy Tollman, Johnson Controls business development manager, said: “We are very pleased to have joined IAAF and recognise the important role that the association plays in supporting the key elements of the UK automotive aftermarket. We are now very much looking forward to working together with IAAF and utilising the benefits available such as taking advantage of networking possibilities with fellow members and organisations.”

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IAAF welcomes new members Omega Tools, Lumag

IAAF welcomes new members Omega Tools, Lumag

Tuesday 15th August 2017 | 0 Comments

Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has welcomed workshop tools and equipment wholesaler, Omega Tools, and friction materials manufacturer Lumag to its ever-growing network.

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Autoparts renews IAAF Conference sponsorship

Autoparts renews IAAF Conference sponsorship

Wednesday 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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Harp International joins IAAF

Harp International joins IAAF

Tuesday 27th June 2017 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has welcomed chemical packer, supplier and reclamation specialist, Harp International to its membership. Harp International has been supplying refrigerants for vehicle refrigeration and air conditioning systems for more than 25 years.

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IAAF launches motorists’ rights campaign

IAAF launches motorists’ rights campaign

Thursday 15th June 2017 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) is raising awareness of motorists’ rights by launching the ‘Your Car, Your Choice’ campaign, supporting key legislation providing motorists with freedom to choose where to service, maintain and repair their vehicle.

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Toyo Tires become national partner of IAAF World Championships London 2017

Toyo Tires become national partner of IAAF World Championships London 2017

Friday 9th June 2017 | 0 Comments

Toyo Tires has become a national partner of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships London 2017.

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AALG outlines post-Brexit lobbying position

Tuesday 23rd May 2017 | 0 Comments

The Automotive Aftermarket Liaison Group (AALG) presented its new lobbying position on European issues that affect the aftermarket in a post-Brexit Britain at a press launch today (Tuesday 23 May) at Silverstone race track.

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