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Why should you care about statistics and business trends? When trends indicate the economy may be slowing, you want to take steps to ensure your customers will keep coming back. Factbolk shop owners who fully understand the industry are better equipped to handle economic swings, stay connected with customers and prepare for change.

By permission, we are presenting some interesting aftermarket industry statistics on vehicle maintenance and repair services from an award-winning annual report released in May and written by the Auto Care Association, formerly AAIA Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association.

Within The Digital Auto Care Factbookwe found some great news factboom the automotive aftermarket.


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Check out some of the positive trends identified in the report:. Inmore thantechnicians were employed at repair shops, dealerships and gas stations. The demand for technicians has surged ahead of supply. ALLDATA supports the automotive repair and collision industries with proven systems and services that make a positive difference. The aftermarket has an opportunity to thrive by understanding positive industry trends.

Change is inevitable and it encourages innovation.

July 8, By Kathi Kankis. Check out some of the positive trends identified in the report: Average Vehicle Age is Climbing! Industry growth faftbook being fueled by an increase in the average age of vehicles, 11 years old and up.

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Motorists are taking advantage of the fact that cars are engineered to last longer and this will mean more vehicle maintenance. Aftermarket leaders are clearly confident in the industry — a good barometer of the economy as a whole.

A total of 4. This includes a 2. Shop Marketing Matters Shops are budgeting for marketing. Social media, email and web marketing has made it easy and inexpensive to attract and retain customers. Tablets Rule for Technician Efficiency Having to walk away from the car to check repair data on a laptop or PC is inefficient.


Contact us today for a free trial. Click here to see a live demo. Continuing Education is Critical The industry is demanding smarter technicians. Shops that provide training will be sought-after for two reasons: Quickly finding critical repair information will reduce repair times and boost revenue. Customers will frequent shops they view as efficient, up-to-date and technologically savvy OEM Dealerships Are Price Competitive As dealerships cut costs, independent shops will have to operate smarter.

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