Entries by The Parts Alliance

The Parts Alliance hosts first-ever National Conference

Around 300 managers from across The Parts Alliance converged in Manchester last week for the trading group’s first national conference. The event was held in the Concorde Conference Centre underneath the iconic supersonic plane on Friday 22nd March. The day was packed with engaging and interactive content, all designed to build a sense of community among […]

Neil Croxson named president and COO of The Parts Alliance

The Parts Alliance has announced that its Chief Financial Officer, Neil Croxson has been appointed to the position of president and chief operating officer, with immediate effect. Neil succeeds Peter Sephton who will be retiring after ensuring an orderly transition over a three-month period. “I would like to thank all my colleagues in The Parts […]

Making Tax Digital to come into effect from 1 April

The Independent Garage Association (IGA) hosted its latest members’ event recently and reminded garages and beyond about the forthcoming Making Tax Digital (MTD) rollout. Notwithstanding garages, any business that has a taxable turnover above £85,000 and is VAT-registered will need to keep digital records of tax and VAT returns after 31 March 2019. To do […]

Futureproof your garage with ZF [pro]Tech membership

ZF, the global aftermarket solutions brand, has launched ZF [pro]Tech start, a personalised technical support and information hub to futureproof independent garages. In-line with its underlying principle of leading the aftermarket into the next generation of mobility, a one-off payment offers UK garages access to ZF [pro]Tech start. Multiple membership benefits will help futureproof garage […]

Bosch releases new ABS and ESP fluid range

Bosch has released its latest brake fluids, ENV 4 and ENV 6 Black Line, and both the ranges provide improvements to ESP and ABS reaction times and wear levels. ENV 4 and ENV 6 protect ABS and ESP from wear due to a high lubrication capacity and is released according to the OEM standards of […]

Automotive lighting brand launches new website to support pan-European exports

Ring, the lighting and automotive electrical brand, has developed a bespoke version of its website specifically for the German market, reaffirming its commitment to increasing export sales across Europe and providing support to garages amid Brexit. Following an initial investment of £30,000 in 2018, the website is now able to cater to customers from German-speaking […]