Our Buying Power = Savings for You

Improve your bottom line by tapping into the purchasing power of nearly 800 member businesses. Benefit from the special discounts and offers available exclusively to members of the Alliance.

“I am thankful for my 10-year vendor relationship with AmeriPride Uniform & Linen Supplies. The 10% rebate program, pays my AASP-MN membership dues each year!” – Debi McConnell, Medi-CAR Auto Repair, Rosemount.

“My shop has been using the Alliance’s credit card processing program for several years. Not only are the rates extremely competitive, but the one-on-one customer service we get when there is an issue is unbeatable.” – Jerald Stiele, Hopkins Auto Body, Hopkins.

Workers’ compensation insurance AmeriTrust Group (formerly Meadowbrook Insurance Group)

Up-front scheduled credit makes AmeriTrust one of the most competitive programs around for workers’ compensation insurance. In addition, members are eligible to receive an annual dividend based on the group’s loss ratio.

Property & liability insurance and employee benefits CBIZ AIA

CBIZ AIA will present AASP-MN members with quotes from multiple carriers for property and casualty insurance and employee benefits. Members can choose the program that best fits their situation. Ask CBIZ AIA or your local agent about AASP-MN’s program with United Fire Group (UFG). The program offers a special premium discount, exclusive coverage and potential safety group dividend.

Uniform & linen supplies AmeriPride Services

Discounted pricing to AASP-MN members on rental of uniforms, entrance mats, shop rags etc. Purchases are also discounted. Exclusive to MN members: an annual rebate equal to 10% of your business with AmeriPride.

Credit card processing AASP BankCard Services

Competitive rates for AASP-MN members. Terminals and printers are sold at cost. Monthly rental of equipment is also available.

Custom websites & marketing solutions Autoshop Solutions

Autoshop Solutions, the leader in internet marketing for the automotive aftermarket, has developed and launched the most cutting-edge marketing platform for auto shops. RPM is an all-in-one program that bundles your website, pay-per-click, search engine optimization, social media, and much more! By using every marketing tool in the toolbox, you’re guaranteed to have a stronger online presence that brings more cars to your bays. With five levels of “Really Powerful Marketing” to match your budget, goals, and competition – RPM is built to drive your shop forward!

Auto employee assessment system Assessment Associates International

AASP-MN’s Auto Employee Assessment System is designed to help facilitate and enhance hiring decisions. Member pricing is 50% off retail price and starts as low as $15 per assessment.

Payroll processing CBIZ AIA

AASP-MN members receive a 20% discount on standard payroll products and services (excluding 401K).

Safety compliance Complete, Health, Environmental & Safety Services, Inc. (CHESS)

AASP-MN members receive a 20% discount on Safety Data Sheet Management (SDSLinks), Right to Know(RTK)/Hazard Communication program customized for your facility and monthly safety reminders, and other safety, OSHA or environmental assistance.

Technical repair information Identifix

AASP-MN members enjoy discounted prices on the industry’s #1 technical repair information subscription, Direct-Hit.

Mitchell 1 discounts

Mitchell1 offers AASP members special savings on Mitchell 1’s ProDemand, Manager SE, and Teamworks products.

Mitchell International discounts

AASP members receive a 15% discount on any Mitchell RepairCenter TechAdvisor package.

Website & internet marketing solutions Net Driven

AASP-MN members who choose Net Driven are eligible for a $500 discount off their 1st year setup fees.

Check guarantee Certegy

AASP-MN members receive a discount rate of .75%, which covers NSF, closed accounts and non-disputed stop payment checks. No transaction or statement fees.

Business forms/calendars

Members receive discounted pricing on printed business forms and calendars.

Legal consultation Fryberger Law Firm

Members receive free, over-the-phone legal assessment and consultation (some restrictions apply) with an attorney specializing in the area of law that is the subject of the call.

APH/Auto Value Certified Service Centers program

Companies participating in Automotive Parts Headquarters’ (APH) Auto Value Certified Service Center program receive full access to AASP-MN member benefits and services at a discounted rate.

Business coaching 180BIZ

Members receive a 20% discount on one-on-one sales and management coaching programs (covering financial planning & analysis, strategic marketing, leadership and personnel development) without long-term commitments. Members also receive a 25% discount on monthly sales & management webinars as well as a 20% discount on all 180BIZ advisor training programs.