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AAUK to sponsor 2018 IAAF Annual Awards and Dinner

AAUK to sponsor 2018 IAAF Annual Awards and Dinner

24th September 2018 | 0 Comments

This year, Alliance Automotive UK (AAUK) will return as sponsor of the IAAF Annual Awards and Dinner. The event takes place on 6 December, at The DoubleTree by Hilton, Milton Keynes, and is expected to attract around 600 attendees.

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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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IAAF promotes Mike Smallbone to membership development role

IAAF promotes Mike Smallbone to membership development role

4th September 2018 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has announced Mike Smallbone’s promotion to head of membership development. Smallbone joined IAAF in September 2015. The federation states he has been instrumental in IAAF membership recruitment, along with successfully raising the profile of IAAF’s activities at trade events and also spearheading the Your Car Your Choice campaign.

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Automechanika Birmingham 2018 provides broad platform for parts, aftermarket, garage sectors

Automechanika Birmingham 2018 provides broad platform for parts, aftermarket, garage sectors

12th July 2018 | 0 Comments

The UK’s leading exhibition for the automotive aftermarket and vehicle production industry, Automechanika Birmingham, welcomed 10,200 industry personnel to its 2018 event. Featuring 500 exhibitors from 26 countries in 9,400sqm of floor space, the organiser stated that more than 120 companies exhibited for the first time, including: AA Garage Guide, Snap-On, Ceramex, GSF Car Parts and Wurth Electronics. Tyres & Accessories joined the National Tyre Distributors Association in representing the UK tyre industry at what was a lively event for the automotive sector, with an emphasis on visitor interaction – a fact underlined by the three in-hall dedicated presentation spaces, in which speakers addressed major issues currently affecting the sector.

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IAAF’s Williamson re-elected to FIGIEFA board

IAAF’s Williamson re-elected to FIGIEFA board

2nd July 2018 | 0 Comments

Wendy Williamson, chief executive of the Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF), has been re-elected to the board and made treasurer of FIGIEFA, the association representing the needs of the European aftermarket to governments and legislators of the European Union.

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Wendy Williamson delivers keynote speech at Automechanika Birmingham

Wendy Williamson delivers keynote speech at Automechanika Birmingham

12th June 2018 | 0 Comments

Wendy Williamson, chief executive of the Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF), has provided an extensive insight into the future of the automotive aftermarket in a speech delivered to a packed audience at the Aftermarket Theatre, Automechanika Birmingham 2018.

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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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Automechanika Birmingham seminar programme unveiled

Automechanika Birmingham seminar programme unveiled

21st May 2018 | 0 Comments

Automechanika Birmingham’s seminar programme looks set to be the most comprehensive yet with a number of wide ranging topics discussed and technical advice available to visitors.

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IAAF supports coalition’s call for EU Commission digitalisation opportunities action

IAAF supports coalition’s call for EU Commission digitalisation opportunities action

15th May 2018 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has lent its voice to a broad industry coalition, including automotive industry and mobility services operators, insurers, motorist consumers and SMEs, calling upon the EU Commission for fair and equal access to in-vehicle data and resources.

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CV factor Robert Carter joins IAAF

CV factor Robert Carter joins IAAF

9th May 2018 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has announced its latest member to join its ever-expanding network, commercial vehicle parts distributor Robert Carter (MF) Ltd.

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New VP for IAAF

New VP for IAAF

12th March 2018 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has appointed Terry Knox as its new vice-president, further adding to its wealth of industry expertise.

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Two new members join IAAF council

Two new members join IAAF council

12th February 2018 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has announced that two new members have joined the IAAF council, increasing its pool of experienced industry professionals to further strengthen its ranks. The council, a voluntary group of aftermarket individuals that come together regularly to debate industry issues and IAAF policy, welcomes both Kevin Kelly, sales director at Bosch and Chris Chapman, head of sales at Moove Lubricants.

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IAAF and FIGIEFA delighted with provisional Type-Approval legislation

IAAF and FIGIEFA delighted with provisional Type-Approval legislation

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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Vote now for IAAF Annual Awards

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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IAAF Conference to focus on implications of Brexit

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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