If there were a single theme that ran through most of the most-read automotive aftermarket stories of 2019, it would be growth.
From announcements by distribution organizations to retail service chains, most of the top stories from 2019 had their roots in confidence in the future growth and prosperity of the aftermarket.
Jobber Nation saw some growth in this regard to, with page views up more than 60% from 2018. So thanks everyone for reading, and thanks to our clients for helping us get here.
One notable exception is our coverage of the passing of aftermarket veteran, jobber, and former Bestbuy Distributors chair Dale Devlin. His friendly countenance and experience continue to be keenly felt by all those who had the privilege to know him.
So, here are the Top 10 stories of 2019:
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