On The Hook

As OEMs aim to create an ever-greater level of intimacy between themselves and the vehicle operator; the collision industry could be implicated even …

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Herbers Autobody Trains Techs on SB Mig Brazing Process

Herbers Autobody Repair Inc. in Edmonton, Alta., recently put 27 technicians from its five collision locations through an intensive 2.5 days of training on the Silicon Bronze Mig


CARSTAR Canada Announces Leadership Changes

CARSTAR Canada President Michael Macaluso has announced strategic changes to the company’s leadership structure. At CARSTAR and Driven Brands, we have a relentless focus on growth for our franchise


Tools and Equipment: Product Perfect

Maximizing ROI on collision shop equipment. The faster a shop can get a job done accurately, the more money it can make. And key to that equation is making


Measuring Happiness

How to ensure your employees actually like where they work and what they do. I’m sure many of us are familiar with surveys that rate various businesses as good


A New Era?

Canada’s collaborative approach could be a shining example for the global collision repair industry. Since I moved to this country more than 15 years ago, I’ve seen an unprecedented

PPG Automotive Refinish

Executive Perspective: Defining Goals

Collision Management asks Norm Angrove, Director, Canada; PPG Automotive Refinish about some of the issues he sees facing the collision industry in Canada and how shops and refinish


’Tis the Season

Our busiest time of the year should be about more than just fixing cars. For many of us in the collision repair industry, the onset of winter means our

Collision Management

Colour Matching: Better Process, Better Results

A solid collision shop refinishing strategy requires multiple considerations. Quality and speed aren’t two words you’d normally associate together. Performing one, traditionally, tends to have a negative impact on


Changing Products for Changing Times

Adapting auto insurance to the “shared economy.” Right now, there’s a private members’ bill being pushed through the Ontario legislature. The bill, put forward by Niagara West-Glanbrook MPP Tim