After due diligence, the company chose a CarData Fixed and Variable Rate (FAVR) reimbursement plan. The FAVR plan established one consistent vehicle reimbursement policy and provided the flexibility for employees to drive a vehicle they prefer.
CARSTAR, North America’s largest premier network of independently owned collision repair facilities, announced the opening of CARSTAR Hamlin Collision Center located at 1527 W. Hamlin Road, Rochester Hills, MI 48309.
Some 3,600 suppliers and customers representing the remanufactured auto parts industry will be assembling at the RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre in The Netherlands for the June 23-25 ReMaTec 2019 exhibition.
Two supplier partners of the Automotive Parts Services Group (The Group) were honored at The Group’s recent national meeting. KYB was chosen by members as the Co-Man Vendor of the Year and Autolite was recognized as Co-Man Vendor of the Year for Order Fill.
Cambridge, Mass.-based PartsTech has built an electronic catalog that is intuitive to help improve the parts ordering process, make price and performance comparisons easier and returns simpler, all increasing the accuracy and efficiency of the repair.
As part of its national training efforts, Continental Commercial Vehicles & Aftermarket has joined forces with the Tire Industry Association (TIA) to co-sponsor the 2019 Certified Automotive Tire Service (ATS) Instructor Training Tour.
Around the time diagnostic technology had taken hold in the independent market, a very sage shop owner once noted that a big swap had occurred in the way problems were investigated: what used to take minutes to diagnose and a couple hours to fix, now took hours to diagnose and minutes to fix.
One of the hot topics of conversation at collision industry events these days is the outlook for the future, with all eyes on the rapid advances in technology that are found in today’s vehicles and expected in tomorrow’s
Thanks to a strategic partnership developed between the two companies over the past year, shop owners can now offer customers the ability to pay repair bills from the convenience of their mobile phones.
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