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    Sep 10 2009

    The 2009 SEMA Show will include a new benefit program for exhibitors and attendees: a select group of auto enthusiasts providing insights and unique perspectives on products and trends at the Show. Research findings will be available exclusively to SEMA members attending the Show.

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    Sep 10 2009
    Nowhere are industry trends better seen by more influential writers, photographers and journalists than at the SEMA Show’s New Products Showcase.
  • Posted on:
    Sep 10 2009
    Take one hour on Thursday, September 17, to participate in the SEMA webinar, “Major Determinants of U.S. Automotive Demand: Factors Driving the U.S. Automotive Market.” This is your chance to learn more about the major economic drivers of the U.S. automotive market and their potential impact on the specialty-equipment industry.
  • Posted on:
    Sep 10 2009
    Following are dates and locations for several upcoming SEMA-sponsored shows and activities.
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    Sep 10 2009

    Top products and experienced sales people are half the battle in retail sales. The other half—possibly the most difficult half—is merchandising a store so that the quality of its products stand out and the sales force has the opportunity to service customers properly. Setting up displays, arranging counters and fixtures, and designing floor space and layout are all crucial to the success of a retail operation.

    Learn more by reading “Tried and True Merchandising.”
  • Posted on:
    Sep 10 2009
    This week's hot links highlight the Professional Restylers Organization select committee, elected volunteers who act on behalf of the interests of the entire PRO membership.
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    Sep 10 2009
    The 2009–2010 SEMA Board of Directors is an esteemed group of industry professionals, including four newly elect members: Joel Ayres of Truck Accessories Group, Jeff Bates of Bob Cook Sales, Laurel Dasher of Superchips Inc. and Zan Martin of Martin & Co. Advertising. To read more about the Board, open the latest copy of SEMA News.
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    Sep 10 2009
    Marc Alan Associates Inc. adds Bob Leedom, Skip Scafidi and JP Scafidi; NGK Spark Plugs (USA) Inc. promotes Michael Schwab; Northwood University names general chair and vice chair of the 2009 Northwood University International Auto Show; the Performance Therapy social media car show in full swing; and more.
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    Sep 10 2009
    Top Fuel pilot Tony Schumacher became the second driver in his class to pick up eight wins at O’Reilly Raceway Park at Indianapolis; Countdown to 1 fields set as racers heading to Charlotte; Andrew Hines wins fourth Ringers Gloves Pro Bike Battle; and more news from the NHRA.
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    Sep 10 2009
    Dr. Peter H. Diamandis, chairman and CEO of the X PRIZE Foundation, will speak at the 2009 SEMA Show New Product Awards Breakfast.