Current Press Releases

Post on: 03/06/2014 - 9:41am

SEMA will host a webinar detailing the product development process, titled “10 Ways to Better Product Development.” This webinar will share recommendations on improving the product development process from beginning to end.

Post on: 02/25/2014 - 12:00pm

Technology such as 3D printing is changing the way manufacturers develop products. The SEMA Product Development Expo taking place April 10, 2014, in Diamond Bar, CA, will help SEMA members learn about new tools and resources available to increase efficiencies and decrease costs.

Post on: 02/24/2014 - 12:23pm

SEMA, the Specialty Equipment Market Association, is now accepting nominations for its Hall of Fame at

Post on: 02/13/2014 - 9:23am

Hundreds of SEMA Show exhibitors will learn how to promote their new products, ways to target buyers, and tips for setting up a cost-effective booth during the Fifth Annual SEMA Show Exhibitor Summit. Taking place at the Las Vegas Convention Center on April 14-16, 2014, the SEMA Show Exhibitor Summit is a unique workshop where Show staff connect with exhibitors face-to-face, and provide exhibitors with real-world guidance on how to succeed at the SEMA Show.

Post on: 02/04/2014 - 3:14pm

Companies interested in exhibiting at the 2014 SEMA Show may now submit applications for space by visiting The 2014 SEMA Show is set for November 4-7, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Post on: 01/29/2014 - 2:38pm

SEMA is enhancing customer service and raising awareness of its member benefits by assigning each member company with a single point of contact to assist with all Show-related services and with association programs and services. The in-house account representative will help members with booth space, sponsorships, magazine ads, Show registration, as well as non-Show programs including measuring sessions, tech transfer, research, education and more.

Post on: 12/13/2013 - 8:37am

The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) strongly supports a provision to end a six-year clash over access to 189,000 acres of Southern California desert between the military and off-highway vehicle (OHV) users. The U.S. House of Representatives has approved a solution to create a dedicated OHV recreation area and provide land for training to the United States Marine Corps. The Senate is set to ratify the measure next week. The bill will then be signed by the President to become law.

Post on: 12/06/2013 - 3:10pm

SEMA will kick-off its 2014 webinar series Thursday, January 9, with popular SEMA Show speaker and noted author Christine Corelli (, who will deliver "Twenty Ideas in 20 Minutes-Driving Business Growth and Fueling High Performance: How to Create a Sales-Service Excellence Culture."

Post on: 11/26/2013 - 11:25am

SEMA members that sell or distribute products can now obtain an unlimited number of Product Data exports from the SEMA Data Co-op (SDC), at absolutely no cost. The savings, available to any SEMA member receiver in the SDC, totals $1,200 per year and is the newest incentive for members to join the SDC.

Post on: 11/14/2013 - 3:33pm

Applications for automotive scholarships are now available through the 2014 SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund (SMSF) at Students preparing for careers in the auto or auto parts industries may be eligible for financial awards of up to $5,000.