On March 20th, at a Mercure hotel in Gdańsk, the Gala of the “Orły Wprost” award was held. The event was attended by representatives of AS-PL, who received the prize on behalf of the company Board.
AS-PL was among the nominees in the category of Business Leader. For the second time, the company was appreciated by the organizers of the competition as one of the most dynamically developing companies in the Pomeranian Voivodeship.
On March 2 and 3 in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the 6th edition of the "Buy from the first hand" exhibition took place. The event was attended by representatives of the AS-PL company, who presented the offer to invited guests throughout the weekend.
On January 31th 2019, the results of the prestigious “Diamenty Forbesa” ranking, have been published.
It is prepared by the editors of the Polish edition of “Forbes” and the business analysts from Bisnode Poland.
AS-PL will participate in the most important industry exhibitions in 2019. Details of each trade fair event will be published on an ongoing basis in news.
Below are industry exhibitions in which we will exhibit.
The news about the tragic death of Mr Paweł Adamowicz – President of Gdańsk has caused deep sadness and regret.
On December 31th 2018, the results of the prestigious “Gazele Biznesu” ranking have been published.
It is prepared by the economic daily “Puls Biznesu” and business analysts from Coface Poland. AS-PL is one of the companies in the ranking.
As of 1 January 2019, the address of the company's headquarters in the registry information has been changed from ul. Myśliwska to ul. Michałki.
The change affects primarily the information indicated on VAT invoices, agreements and other documents. This is a result of amendments made to the company's address in the registry of the National Court Register, and the official relocation of the company to its new headquarters at ul. Michałki 32.
On 7 and 8 November 2018, the 13th Edition of the Congress of Industry and Automotive Market was held in Warsaw on the initiative of the Association of Distributors and Manufacturers of Automotive Parts (Stowarzyszenie Dystrybutorów i Producentów Części Motoryzacyjnych – SDCM).
Topics related to the industry, trade and services were discussed during the event.
AS-PL representatives participated in a training at D&V Electronics Ltd. from 9 till 12 October 2018.
An instruction took place at the D&V Electronics headquarters in Woodbridge, Canada. The company designs and manufacturers testing systems for the global automotive industry. Participants have observed the professionals from D&V during the work with the testing machines and then practising the operation of the devices.
On October 18th, 2018 the opening ceremony of the new Sales Department office and the warehouse took place.
A building is located in Panattoni Park Gdańsk. It has 3500 sqm space in total including 500 sqm of the office part.
Last Saturday, during the 7th edition of Auto Land Expo, people associated with the automotive industry - both amateurs and professionals - had the opportunity to meet.
There couldn’t be missing AS-PL stand at the event. The company presented new and regenerated products from the offer.
Another distinction for AS-PL Sp. z o.o. was awarded by the editorial office of Dziennik Bałtycki.
The 2018 edition of TOP 100 ranking gathers companies with the largest sales revenue for 2017. The companies should made some investments in the previous year and employ a large number of people also.
On September 19th, 2018, at The Artus Court (Dwór Artusa) in Gdańsk, XIX gala of Pomeranian Prize “Economic Gryf 2018” (wł. Gryf Gospodarczy) took place.
AS-PL was one of the finalists.
The 25th jubilee edition of one of the largest automotive fair has just ended. Automechanika Frankfurt gathered the largest companies in the automotive industry and thousands of visitors. All this in 12 halls, several levels and galleries.
Gdansk Business Run took place on a last Sunday, 2nd of September. Over a thousand participants got involved in the charity relay race.
This year’s income will be intended for complex and professional rehabilitation of Marek Wesołowski – a teenager from Gdansk who had both legs amputated after a dangerous accident.
The best-selling alternators and starters on a German market will be seen on AS-PL stand in a hall 3.0, number F64 (Parts & Components Hall).
The company’s tradition is to constantly from 2004 participate as an exhibit in the Automechanika Frankfurt fair.
AS-PL Sp. z o.o. once again will be an exhibitor during the 22nd Russia’s leading international trade fair for the automotive service industry targeting trade visitors from Russia and Eastern Europe. The fair will take place from 27 till 30 August 2018 in Moscow.
In 2017 the largest interest was put on auto spare parts and components pavilion. AS-PL stand will be located exactly in this area (pavilion no. 2, hall no. 1, stand no. A163).
We are pleased to announce that according to the certification decision No. 1156/18, AS-PL positively passed the control assessing the implementation of the ISO 9001:2015 certificate. The certificate has been granted by the TÜV Rheinland Poland certification unit. The decision came into force on August 3rd, 2018.
The earlier ISO 9001:2008 certificate emphasized the needs of customers and streamlined the company’s internal processes.
Due to the dynamic development, AS-PL company informs customers about changes during the warranty period and about the new address where the complaint products should be sent.
From August 1st, 2018. the warranty period for all of AS-PL products has been extended from 12 to 24 months. This applies to all products sold from August 1st, 2018.
In reference to the constant development of the company and the increase of new markets catalogue, we are pleased to inform you that in September the construction of new AS-PL building will be completed.
It will be located in Pannatoni Park Gdansk in Elbląska street and will contain an office complex and a large warehouse.
We are pleased to inform you that the L.A. Distribution company, based in Belfast, became the first distributor of AS products in Northern Ireland.
Sales Director at the AS-PL UK Ltd. Kevin Sharp took over the new partner.
We wanted to let you know that AS-PL Sp. z o. o. holds rational financial policies supported by ATRADIUS financial institution.
We would appreciate if you took into account in your payment procedures that all delays in liability settlement will be subject to notification in the insurer's register, and thus they may have negative impact your rating and cooperation with other suppliers.
From the beginning of July, AS-PL use a new look of product labels.
Currently, they are more legible and clear. Labels also contain necessary data that comprehensively present the basic parameters of the product. The new marking allows you to analyze the product path, from the implementation process, after leaving...
"Mr Alternator" informs about the changes.
Interesting information from our new friend about novelties in the offer and all changes.
The whole automotive world in Poland was gathered in Katowice on last weekend (2018.06.23 – 2018.06.24). More than 140 exhibitors participated in the fairs on the total space of 20 000 sqm. The event took place at The International Conference Centre in Katowice.
During the 15 jubilee edition ProfiAuto Show, one of the exhibitors was AS-PL.
From June 11th, 2018 the range of AS-PL products can be found in the prestigious British MAM Software Autocat v8 e-catalogue.
This is the continuation of dynamic development and broadening the level of recognition strategies.
Event took place on June 16, 2018 in city Odrava in the Czech Republic on Kartaréna Cheb karting track with the space of 70 000 sqm.
Together with the JM CUP race, the automotive fairs took place. The event was organized by J+M autodíly, s.r.o. One of the exhibitors was AS-PL.
Our representatives have taken part in the 2nd editon of “Firmowy Przejazd Rowerowy” on last Sunday.
The ride was a part of XII edition of “Wielki Przejazd Rowerowy” organized by “Rowerowa Metropolia”.
The 5th edition of the run called “Biegaj w Ocyplu Leśne Wandry” have taken place last Saturday.
The Race is an initiative of local Association called “Stowarzyszenie Przyjaciół Ocypla”. The event was supported by AS-PL Sp. z o.o
On May 12th, at the Bosch headquarters in Warsaw, the third stage of the Automobile Technology Olympics took place. The best 13 students from schools with Mechanics profile participated in the competition. AS-PL participated in the event as a supporting sponsor.
On April 24, the Gala of the “Orły Wprost” prize of the Pomeranian Region was held in Gdańsk.
AS-PL was among the awarded companies whose achieved the highest average net profit in the last three years, as well as the largest average percentage increase in net profit. The award was received by Krzysztof Falk – COO and Paweł Kotala - Export Sales Director at AS-PL.
On Wednesday April 11th we have visited a company name Centrauto located in Palhaça.
Centrauto is a main distributor of AS-PL products in Portugal from 2013. Our visit has a purpose to summarize the cooperation and agreeing plans for the future.
Our representatives has spent last Monday (09.04.2018) in Spanish company named European Autoelectric Alliance (EAA) located in Òdena. The EAA company is a main distributor of AS-PL products on the Spanish market from 2015. The purpose of the visit was to summarize the cooperation of both companies for 2017 and to establish plans for further development and mutual cooperation.
The 2018 edition of Automotive Technology Fair through the eyes of AS-PL
4-day (5-8.4.2018) Automotive Technology Fairs (TTM) has ended last Sunday. Motor Show and 24th edition of The National Tournament Of Car Knowledge were the accompanying events. In 2018 TTM fair edition almost 300 of exhibitors participated and all stands were gathered in 4 pavilions.
The company was a sponsor of the Automobile Technology Olympics.
Semifinal of XIX edition of the Olympics took place on 17.03.2018 at Faculty of Automotive and Construction Machinery Engineering, Warsaw University of Technology. The organizer is Auto Moto Serwis.
From 3rd to 4th of March representatives of AS-PL have participated in 5th edition of “Buy from the First Hand” fair located in Banja Luka.
The event was organized by a company named Auto Milovanović from Bosnia and Herzegovina. 45 exhibitors from 18 countries took part in the event. The show was intended...
AS-PL in 2018 will participate in the most important industry exhibitions, including three foreign and two domestic events.
Details of each trade fair event will be published on an ongoing basis in news.
Below are industry exhibitions in which we will exhibit:
AS-PL UK Ltd. joined The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation, which operates in the UK.
“We have become a member of an automotive organisation operating in the British market. It is an honour for us. The cooperation will focus primarily on securing the future of entities operating in the aftermarket.
See the “behind the scenes” of making a movie "Alternator Love Story" about the alternator and his love for the car! On the video set, except of the hard work, there was also a lot of fun!
Danuta Kaszubowska - President of the AS-PL Management Board has once again been included in the group of 100 most enterprising women in Poland in the category of companies with sales revenues exceeding PLN 50 million.
"For several years, I have been observing the increase in female employment in the automotive industry. Women are more and more often appointed to managerial positions, which is pleasing. It turns out that we can easily make difficult decisions...
The "ALTER-nator Love Story" movie had over a half million views in 24 hours (!) on Facebook and achieved a million views after 2 days of his premiere on social media.
"Our movie in a humorous way presents an unusual story of sentimental love for the car. This is a emotive and funny story, and the hero`s peripeteia are intertwined with flashbacks from the 90s. In addition, the masterful cast guarantees for the viewers a high dose of good energy and humor.We didn`t suppose that our movie would enjoy such popularity - nearly 10,000 likes...
AS-PL Sp. z o.o. has acquired a new partner - MOTO-PROFIL, one of the leading distributors of automotive parts in Poland.
AS-PL will supply products such as: alternators, starters and parts for them, signed with their own brand AS."Through the partnership with MOTO-PROFIL, we will expand our current distribution channel.Our joint business objective is dynamic and timely delivery of products to the customer as well as the development of the automotive market in Poland" - says Wojciech Kuś - Sales Director at AS-PL Sp. z o.o.
AS-PL has signed a cooperation agreement with NEXUS Automotive Central Europe (N!ACE), regional representative of international purchasing group Nexus Automotive International (N!AI).
“AS-PL is a leading supplier of electrical parts and components for vehicles worldwide. We have been in the industry for over 25 years. We mainly offer alternators and starters, as well as their components, available in catalogued form. Customers have free access to a wide range of products, displayed in three lines: Economy Line, Standard Line ...
We are at the fair in Paris! More than 1200 exhibitors and 100,000 professionals meet in the heart of Paris at the EQUIP AUTO 2017 motor show. Exhibitors discuss technological solutions in the industry, innovations, and after-sales services.
"We cooperate with business partners from over sixty countries. We try to combine business contacts with sales. We strive to make our products stand out in quality. Our goal is to strengthen our position in the industry" - says Paweł Kotala - Export Director.
AS-PL has joined other social networking sites such as Twitter and Instagram.
It's been known to Facebook, Google+, YouTube, LinkedIn and Vimeo. “Those who are interested in the automotive industry and more, will be able to watch our activities on seven portals now. We invite all social media users to join our circle of friends" says Robert Snider, Head of Marketing.
The AS-PL Group has introduced a new company named AS-PL UK Ltd. Kevin Sharp has obtained the position of Director of Sales UK & Ireland.
Recall, AS-PL Sp. o.o. is one of the leading suppliers of electrical parts and components for vehicles in the world.
“We celebrate the 25th anniversary of operation in this industry this year. Our company has been known as AUTO-STARTER. In January of this year, as a result of the transformation,...
One of the biggest reman exhibition in Europe is going to take off on 18 June in Amsterdam. The event targets professionals active on the market related to the regeneration of parts for various vehicles. As estimated, 260 exhibitors from 25 countries will present their products this year, whereas organizers expect to see visitors from over seventy countries.
"During this year's fairs we will present the AS brand in a new graphic design. We will show our products in three versions: Economy Line, Standard Line and Premium Line.
We spent the last weekend in Katowice, presenting a trade offer at the ProfiAuto Show.
"During the fair, customers had the opportunity to become acquainted with full range of AS products available in the on-line catalogue and explore the ins and outs of automotive knowledge. In addition, we have presented a completely new exhibition stand. Our experts prepared the interesting exposure of the assortment. Surprises awaited visitors" – Wojciech Kuś (Director of Sales in Poland) reports.
The winners of XVIII edition of Olympic Automotive Technology have been already known. The first prize received Kamil Wiśniewski from Zespół Szkół Samochodowych – Technikum w Bydgoszczy.
The title of Automotive School of the year won Zespół Szkół Samochodowych also from Bydgoszcz.
At the begining of this week, we're pelased to host guests from British CAT Magazine: Greg Whitaker and Daniel O ' Driscoll.
This is the second visit this month from the visit cycle of foreign representatives from industry magazines (before we hosted editiors from ReMaTec News).
Lately we're pleased to host guests from RAI comapany (editors of Rematec News magazine and organizer of ReMaTec trade fair) : Yorien de Ruijter and Richard Kostuch.
Guests came for our invitation. They met up our crew of 150 people and saw our impressive, extensive magazines in Gdansk and Lubichowo. As a surprise they visited marvelous Energa Gdańsk stadium.
The Management Board of AS-PL Sp. z o.o. decided on the new direction of company development. For the first time the company is investing in the development of young talents of the automotive industry. The source of inspiration for this type of activity was the 18th edition of the Automotive Technology Olympics.
"People are the greatest asset, especially young people on the threshold...
Exhibiting in trade fairs determines very important element in marketing and sales activities of AS-PL company.
It is a great occassion to present product offer and observe news and trends appearing on the market during trade show. Moreover, it is an ideal place to establish new business contacts and strenghten relations with existing customers.
Dear Sir or Madam, We would like to inform that as of the beginning of 2017 Auto-Starter - Kaszubowska Danuta was transformed into AS-PL Sp. z o.o. [a limited liability company] under Article 5841 – 58413 of the Polish Code of Commercial Companies and Partnerships.
The Company has successfully completed the stage of transformation plan audit by a chartered auditor appointed by the Registration Court.
On 18th November (Friday) 2016 a Press Day was organised in Production Hall in Lubichowo. Among the invited guests were chief editors and representatives of the most important press and portals.
The purpose of the event was to present Media brand new production hall, get acquainted with profile of the company and visit production line.
On 15-18 November 2016, the 11th edition of Auto Parts International Fair was held - the largest and the most important trade fair of the automotive industry in Iran. Auto-Starter company had the pleasure to present its top quality solutions for the first time at trade show.
During four days, exhibitors from Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Great Britain, China, Taiwan, South Korea, India, Turkey and Poland presented products from their regular portfolio.
Dear Customer, We are pleased to inform that the whole product range was divided into three product lines. These actions are a response to customers demand and the result of analysis carried out on the market.
Guided by the idea of improving the quality of products and services as well as facilitate the selection of an appropriate solution, a comprehensible distribution of products was developed. Furthermore, icons and color diversity was introduced to make finding the product in an easier way.
136,000 visitors from over 170 countries, 4,820 exhibitors- these are impressive figures of the world's leading trade fair for the automotive aftermarket which ended last weekend- Automechanika Frankfurt.
During 24th edition, among 163 companies from Poland, Auto-Starter presented wide range of alternators, starters and parts, as well as new catalogue and application AS-PL Catalogue.
On 22-25 August 2016 Auto-Starter took part in MIMS 2016- the largest trade fair of aftermarket branch in Russia.
During 4 days of fair our visitors had an oportunity to get now about our actual products range and application AS-PL Catalogue which was recently extended to Russian and Ukrainian versions.
We're pleased to inform that we joined the Association of Distributors and Manufacturers of Automotive Parts.
As a member of SDCM we'll focus our actions on creating an independent aftermarket branch image and we'll provide substantial contribution to the taken initiatives.
We would like to thank all our Clients for visiting us during Automechanika Birmingham 2016 fair.
We are looking forward to see you in 2017 edition!
In cooperation with Modecom, we created a AS-PL Tablet!
All the devices have a pre-installed app called "AS-PL Catalogue", which helps you explore the whole range of AS-PL products with no internet connection necessary.
Thank you for visiting our stand at TTM Poznań 2016.
Pavilion: 7 Stand: 12
We invite to test our new Android application: AS-PL Catalogue.
Link to application in Google Play
We are pleased to inform you that on August 3rd, 2015 Auto-Starter received the ISO 9001:2008 certification, issued by the TÜV Rheinland. It means that our company ensures the highest standard of quality on our services.