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A new UPS study, “What’s driving the automotive parts online shopper,” uncovers five key characters of the online auto parts shopper.
Society of Collision Repair Specialists
The Society of Collision Repair Specialists discussed what goes into the body shop specialization process during the 2014 OEM Collision Repair Technology Summit.
Gerber Collision & Glass
Malo’s Auto Body in Seattle, Wash., will now operate under the Gerber Collision & Glass name, The Body Group announced.
3M
3M Automotive Aftermarket Division is helping shops better understand what is needed to prepare them for efficiently handling aluminum repairs, including standard operating procedures, tools, training and processes.
Central Collision Center, a six-location repair shop business in Chicago, was named the winner of the 2014 Business Champion Award in Training and Development by Corporate, Community and Continuing Education at Moraine Valley Community College.
BASF
BASF’s Automotive Refinish business hosted a fundraiser that raised $3,500 to help support wounded service members through the Wounded Warrior Project.
Society of Collision Repair Specialists
SCRS presented its first-ever OEM Collision Repair Technology Summit during SEMA, which provided information on developments in repair materials, procedures and equipment and hosted panel discussions featuring insights from manufacturers and shop own
Web-Est and Crash-WriteR has finalized an acquisition agreement that will not impact either company’s software offerings, but will combine their operational teams and resources. 
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Service King Collision Repair Centers has finalized the acquisition of Car West Auto Body, a 7-location MSO in Northern California.
Collision Repair Education Foundation
The Collision Repair Education Foundation’s 2014 Ultimate Collision Education Makeover school grant winners have been announced.