LKQ Euro Car Parts reveals event plans

LKQ Euro Car Parts has revealed details of its stand at the upcoming UK Garage & Bodyshop Event, which is set to feature industry guests, prizes and access to expert advice from right across the business.

As a headline partner, the car and LCV parts distributor will play a major role in the two-day event, which is free to attend and takes place at Birmingham’s NEC from 8-9 June.

LKQ Euro Car Parts’ stand will be split into four areas: service, maintenance and repair, coatings and collision, and training and diagnostics. Covering LKQ Euro Car Parts’ complete offering, the different zones will offer insight and guidance designed to help garages and technicians to navigate the challenges and capitalise on the opportunities of this unprecedented period of change within the UK automotive sector.

Among the topics being covered will be the digitalisation of garage services and LKQ Euro Car Parts’ award-winning training offering, including EVs and hybrids.

The stand will also feature games, including a virtual spray booth challenge, with prizes up for grabs, and prize draws offering further giveaways across the four themes, such as market-leading tools and free training courses, as well as tickets to events and weekends away.

Andy Hamilton, CEO of LKQ Euro Car Parts and keynote speaker, said: “It’s fantastic to be able to attend these events face to face again, and with changes in the industry such as advancing technologies posing big questions for workshops, it could not be more timely.
“As well as offering advice from our experts on adapting to these changes and where to invest, we will be sharing our latest guidance on everything from regulatory changes and EVs to training and marketing – helping safeguard the future of the aftermarket and supporting the industry’s ability to thrive.

“Our support of and involvement in this brilliant event is part of our wider commitment to be a true partner for our customers as the aftermarket continues to evolve and grow, today, tomorrow and in the future.”

The UK Garage & Bodyshop Event is the largest gathering of garage and bodyshop owners, technicians, and specialists in the UK. It provides face-to-face access to leading suppliers and training programmes, the latest tools and equipment, and expert advice on how to grow and futureproof your business.