GRAPEVINE, Texas — The Automotive Parts Services Group (The Group) held its virtual national conference and expo the week of April 11 with over 1,200 members, vendors and associates participating.
The week-long event included panel discussions, industry presentations, a booth show and over 2,000 one-on-one sessions, the parts distribution network said.
The virtual event concluded with a service center show for Federated Car Care, Pronto Smart Choice and Parts Plus Car Care Centers and national account customers.
The Group is a joint venture of the Federated Auto Parts and the Pronto Automotive Distribution Network.
"We want to thank everyone who participated in our conference and expo," Group CEO Larry Pavey said.
"We had a record turnout for this year's conference and have received very positive feedback, not only about the panels and informational sessions, but also how the event was a productive business-building opportunity for our members and vendors alike."
Highlights of the conference were special sessions for both members and suppliers, as well as three panel discussions featuring members of The Group, supplier partners and service provider customers, he said.