Monthly Archives: July 2017

Servicesure garage becomes first ever business to retain Motor Trader Independent Garage of the Year title

James Simpson, Workshop Manager at Anderson Clark Motor Repairs (centre) with representatives of award sponsor, Daltons Businessr.

Anderson Clark Motor Repairs, a Dingbro Ltd customer and member of the Servicesure Autocentre network, has won Motor Trader Independent Garage of the Year for a second year running. The award, which recognises best practice, innovation and professionalism in the

Posted in Servicesure, The Parts Alliance

EDT Automotive eliminates financial risk for garages with unique business concept

EDT vending concept

Multi award winner, EDT Automotive has reported significant growth to its network of partner garages thanks to the success of its engine decontaminating and auto transmission machines. As a result of their impressive performance restoring and emissions reducing credentials, more

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Sun shines on GSF’s Peterboroughbranch for trade evening


GSF Car Parts has hosted another of its popular trade evening events for garage customers. The latest, which took place at the Peterborough branch from 6-10pm on Thursday 6th July 2017, attracted around 60 garage owners and technicians. Attractions included

Posted in GSF Car Parts

Servicesure garages to help customers fund car maintenance

Ways to pay(lo)

Service Autocentres can now benefit from not one but two innovative financial solution to help them win and retain motorists’ business. First there’s a new ‘Savings Plan’ that enables motorists to set aside regular amounts to put towards the cost

Posted in Servicesure, The Parts Alliance

Health and safety a top priority as GSF invests in staff training videos

Phillip Hartley(lo)

National motor factor, GSF Car Parts has announced that it is to invest in a series of new bespoke training videos for employees as part of its annual health and safety review. The digital training material will be used internally

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Garage Essentials Summer 2017 available now


The summer 2017 edition of Garage Essentials, the industry leading tools and equipment brochure from The Parts Alliance, will shortly be landing with independent garage workshops. Printed copies will be available from The Parts Alliance members Allparts, Bromsgrove Motor Factors,

Posted in GSF Car Parts, The Parts Alliance

Technicians get a confidence boost on the OESAA stand at Automechanika Birmingham 2017

OESAA 2017

The Original Equipment Suppliers Aftermarket Association (OESAA) attracted a record number of garage owners and technicians onto its stand at Automechanika Birmingham 2017. OESAA’s very own on-stand seminar theatre proved to be a popular hit at the event as industry

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AA Garage Guide support development of JS Motors

The J S Motors team(lo)

AA Garage Guide, the online search and booking site that puts quality first, says their flourishing relationship with JS Motors demonstrates the potential of their fast-growing platform featuring quality independent garages and franchised dealers. JS Motors was founded in Minster

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