AAEQ Manufacturers and Recyclers Changes Name to A&A Midwest

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - Dec 8, 2011) - Scott Stolberg, president and CEO of AAEQ Manufacturers and Recyclers, has announced that the company has changed its corporate name to A&A Midwest® effective January 1, 2012. The company's cores, recycling and auto wrecking divisions will utilize the new corporate name and be respectively known as A&A Midwest Cores, A&A Midwest Recycling and A&A Midwest Auto Wrecking. The company's two divisions for engine parts and transmission parts will continue as EngineQuest (EQ) and TransmissionQuest (TQ).

"Our name change returns our company to its historic roots," explained Stolberg. "Our decision to make this change reflects our belief that AAEQ no longer accurately portrays who we are as a company and that our new structure is a better way to organize our business and its five different divisions."

A&A Midwest is the company's corporate name and will utilize the website address www.aamidwest.com. The company's five distinct divisions and website addresses are:

Stolberg says there is no change in the company's ownership or corporate structure. A&A Midwest will unveil new marketing materials over the next month for its new branding initiative. A&A Midwest continues to be family owned and operated from its locations in Chicago and Las Vegas. The company also processes end of life vehicles at its auto recycling facility in Blue Island, Ill.

For more information, visit www.AAMidwest.com or phone (702) 649-7776.

About A&A Midwest
A&A Midwest is a comprehensive source for cores, recycling and auto wrecking services. The company also offers engine and transmission hard parts under its EngineQuest and TransmissionQuest divisions. With locations in Chicago and Las Vegas, A&A Midwest has been family owned and operated since 1949 and continues to be known for its outstanding customer service and high degree of integrity. A&A Midwest is one of the largest scrap metal recyclers on the West Coast and operates an auto recycling facility in Blue Island, Ill. For more information, visit www.aamidwest.com

Contact Information:

For Further Product Information, Contact:
Scott Stolberg
President & CEO
A&A Midwest
(702) 649-7776

For Further PR Information, Contact:
Gary McCoy
Public Relations Director
The Marx Group
(847) 622-7228