The Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of New Jersey (AASP/NJ) is pleased to announce that online pre-registration is now open for the 42nd annual NORTHEAST 2019 Automotive Services Show scheduled for March 15-17, 2019 at the Meadowlands Exposition Center located in Secaucus, NJ.
Body shops can turn dented bumpers into profits with Polyvance's new 6148 Bumper Rollers kit. Most body shops throw dented bumpers away, unaware that they can be repaired. The 6148 Bumper Rollers kit makes it easier for technicians to push dents out and restore the sharp body lines common in today's complex plastic bumper covers.
CARSTAR, North America’s largest multi-store network of independently owned collision repair facilities, announced the opening of CARSTAR CarSmart Collision Pittsboro, located at 1022 Sanford Road, Pittsboro, NC 27312.
It was a regular customer of Ronald Marquez’s Ronald’s Auto Body, a successful businessman named Kevin Netty, who posed seemingly simple yet life-changing question: If you had a high-end car, would you drop it off here?
Abra Auto Body Repair of America, a leading collision and auto body repair company, is pleased to announce the addition of two new repair centers in the Knoxville, TN, which brings Abra’s national footprint to 400 centers in 28 states.
The Board of Directors of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) presented President and CEO Steve Handschuh with the association’s highest honor, the MEMA Triangle Award, at its meeting in Southfield, Mich., on Nov. 28.
What’s your “booth cycle time,” the number of jobs you move through the booth each day, or the length of time each job is occupying your booth? For top performers, booth cycle time is between an hour and 90 minutes.
Understanding how first responder extrication and rescue practices are changing to account for today’s modern steels can assist repair technicians with assessing damage and planning and executing repairs to modern vehicles which have been the subject of extrication modifications.
With ADAS becoming so popular, the idea of no lights equals no problems needs to be reconsidered. When removing, inspecting and/or replacing an ADAS component or its mounting, for example a windshield, most manufactures require the system be calibrated.
A recent Wall Street Journal article detailed the opportunity for OEMs to monetize the data produced by drivers and cites a McKinsey and Co. study that estimates the value of data monetization to exceed $750 billion by the year 2030.
In this latest Remarkable Results podcast with Carm Capriotto, he speaks with Ken Christie, the Chief Financial Officer of the Australian Bank division of National Australia Bank whose passion for collecting and racing cars decided to find a partner and build a BMW specialty shop.
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