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Photo Gallery—Enthusiasts Celebrate Collector Car Appreciation Day

Recently, the third annual Collector Car Appreciation Day was celebrated across the country. Here's a look at enthusiasts spending the day enjoying the hobby we all work so hard to protect.

Great Hotel Rates Still Available for the 2012 SEMA Show

SEMA—along with its official housing bureau, Travel Planners—has negotiated discounted hotel rates with several properties for this year's SEMA Show that have not been in the official block in a long time.

2012 China Business Development Tour

Date: 
Sep 2 2012 8:00am - Sep 7 2012 5:00pm
City: 
Shanghai & Beijing
U.S. Manufacturers: Sell your products in China, the world's largest emerging automotive market.

U.S. Manufacturers: Sell Your Products in China, the World's Largest Emerging Automotive Market

The 2012 SEMA China Business Development Tour allows participants to gain insight into the growing specialty market for the 1.3 billion Chinese consumers. Through networking opportunities with retailers and wholesalers in both Shanghai and Beijing, participants will learn what products sell, what products are in demand, and for which applications.

For more information, visit www.SEMA.org/China.

See All the Hot Entries From the 2011 SEMA Show New Products Showcase

The 2011 SEMA Show New Products Showcase provided the ultimate stage to highlight the latest trends and hottest gear in the specialty-equipment industry.

Rough Chinese Terrain Creates Market for U.S. Specialty Products

A growing number of Chinese are looking to explore their country’s rougher regions by going off-road, and Jeep sales in China are surging. But China’s terrain is apparently rougher than that found in the United States—or perhaps Chinese drivers are just more radical—because U.S.-built Jeeps are not durable enough for China, an engineer with Chrysler in China told SEMA. That could be an opportunity for SEMA members.

SEMA News—July 2011

Rough Chinese Terrain Creates Market for U.S. Specialty Products

SEMA Provides Low-cost Innovative Program for U.S. Manufacturers to Meet One on One With Top Chinese Buyers

 

E-mail Marketing

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Despite intense competition from social media heavyweights, such as Facebook and Twitter, e-mail remains a formidable marketing stalwart, according to a new study released in May by Market Tools. The researchers found that e-mail use was actually up among 45% of the 1,268 professionals and students over 18 who were interviewed for the study. And only a few—4%—said that their use of e-mail had decreased over the 12-month period included in the study.

SEMA Members may get this content for free!

Regular Price:

$1.99

Car Care Tech

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To paraphrase a well-worn Oldsmobile ad, today’s vehicles are not your father’s paint and trim. If you think modern consumers are left scratching their heads over how to maintain the appearance of their vehicles, imagine what the companies that formulate car care products go through.

SEMA Members may get this content for free!

Regular Price:

$1.99

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