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Collision Specialists CARSTAR was voted the First-Place Winner for “Best Auto Body Repair Shop” in the Transportation category.  This is the fourth year in a row CARSTAR was chosen by the Wichita Eagle.
This new promotion is the first of its kind in the Collision Repair Industry. Pro Spot is offering their loyal customers who currently have the ever popular i4 Spot Welder, a Trade-In credit to use toward the purchase of a brand new i4s Smart Spot Welder, the most advanced and productive spot welder in the collision industry.
An increasing number of shops over the past several years have begun charging and being paid for the administrative tasks involved in processing total losses, according to the findings of a recent “Who Pays for What?” survey.
At SEMA 2019, the German manufacturer SATA, producer of high-performance spray guns, breathing protection equipment, filter regulator units, cup systems and accessories, displays its new Special Edition spray gun “Hippie.”
Induction Innovations, Inc. introduces the new Bearing Buddy Coil Pack, Thin Wall Coil Pack, and the Venom HP: the fourth generation of the legendary Mini-Ductor handheld induction heater.
Induction Innovations
Miller Electric Mfg. LLC is celebrating 90 years in business with the My Miller Milestone giveaway to recognize dedicated welders.
My Miller Milestone
CIECA announced the winner of the organization’s logo refresh contest on September 18 during the annual CIECA CONNEX conference in Charlottesville, VA. Lauren Stefanov, a graphic designer at Safelite Autoglass®, created the winning design and received a $500 Amazon gift card.
The Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of New Jersey (AASP/NJ) held another successful golf outing on Monday, September 16, bringing close to 100 members of the automotive community together at the Colonia Country Club.
Collision Works has acquired Auto Craft Collision Repair’s eight locations including facilities in Wichita, Andover and Junction City, Kansas, and Tulsa, Oklahoma.
The U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy & Consumer Rights held a hearing on "Oversight of the Enforcement of the Antitrust Laws."