Market Trends & Analysis
  • MAM Software discusses big data

    Big data is a concept that is proving valuable to various industries, not least the automotive aftermarke ...

    Big data is a concept that is proving valuable to various industries, not least the automotive aftermarket. With this in mind, MAM Software showcases how it can use its platforms to provide an in-dept ...

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  • From track to road

    David Moletta, UFI Filters’ High Tech Division Business Development Manager, provides an insight into how ...

    David Moletta, UFI Filters’ High Tech Division Business Development Manager, provides an insight into how the company utilises motorsport as its testing ground for filters before they hit the road, an ...

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  • Finding your bearings

    Wheel bearings are at the centre of Optimal as a brand, having been the first product in the company’s ra ...

    Wheel bearings are at the centre of Optimal as a brand, having been the first product in the company’s range. Here, Optimal takes PMF through its current range of wheel bearings, which remains one of ...

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  • Talk of the trade

    Offering insight into the buying behaviour of trade customers, PMF casts an eye over sister publication P ...

    Offering insight into the buying behaviour of trade customers, PMF casts an eye over sister publication Professional Motor Mechanic to explore the products, services and industry news stories that hav ...

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  • Aftermarket trends

    Factor-Sales has produced a review of value and unit trends that measure key product categories in the UK ...

    Factor-Sales has produced a review of value and unit trends that measure key product categories in the UK aftermarket. Whilst some of these product categories hold up relatively well, the overall pict ...

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  • Emergent evolution

    Schaeffler REPXPERT Alistair Mason analyses how the clutch and transmission system is adapting to the evo ...

    Schaeffler REPXPERT Alistair Mason analyses how the clutch and transmission system is adapting to the evolution of engines. Manual gearbox cars are still very popular, so there is still a high demand ...

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  • Across the board

    Optimal UK tells PMF about its year in the aftermarket, from its latest range additions, to growths in de ...

    Optimal UK tells PMF about its year in the aftermarket, from its latest range additions, to growths in demand observed over a wide range of product groups. Throughout 2019, Optimal UK claims to have s ...

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  • ‘Dealer No More’

    febi supplies a range of dealer-only perceived products. This selection of niche parts covers all areas o ...

    febi supplies a range of dealer-only perceived products. This selection of niche parts covers all areas of the vehicle, with a strong coverage of electrical components. The company’s ‘Dealer No More’ ...

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  • Clear vision

    Continental Direct takes us through a selection of its wiper blades, highlighting the difference that usi ...

    Continental Direct takes us through a selection of its wiper blades, highlighting the difference that using the right wiper blade can make. Continental Direct presents a range of vehicle specific wipe ...

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  • Entering the third dimension

    Modern technology is entering the aftermarket at a rapid pace, and innovative solutions are subsequently ...

    Modern technology is entering the aftermarket at a rapid pace, and innovative solutions are subsequently making their way into the hands of technicians. One development in particular is the use of 3D ...

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