Articles by ABRN Wire Reports

Service King Collision Repair Centers, one of the nation’s most trusted providers of high-quality collision automotive repair service, is very pleased to announce the appointment of Stacy Peterson to the role of Chief Information Officer (CIO), effective immediately.
Service King
Painters Supply & Equipment Co. (“PSE”) announced the acquisition of Ellis Distributors with two locations in the state of Indiana.
Painters supply
Assured Performance announced that they had achieved major growth milestones with 20% growth in 2018 and continued to grow by another 8% in the first quarter, 2019 reaching 2,971 total Repair Providers that are now certified through their program.
Assured Performance
Blair Equipment Co., Inc. (Swartz Creek, MI), producers of precision sheet metal holemaking tools and spotweld cutters that are used in automotive body repairs, fabrication and restoration introduces a new line of annular cutters, the Rotabroach® Extended Reach Cutters.
For entrepreneurs and investors looking for a turnkey, high-potential business with consistent demand, a strong national brand and an excellent operations model, all backed by strategic corporate support, Maaco offers an ideal opportunity.
The first ever Carolina’s Educational Collision Conference (CECC) will take place on May 18-19 at the Caburrus Arena in Concord, NC.
The Equipment and Tool Institute, a leading trade association dedicated to the creation of a vibrant automotive aftermarket, has named Brian Plott as Executive Director, effective immediately.
Brian Plott
Professionals Auto Body in Duncansville and Altoona, Pa., and sister company KarPro Tire & Auto Center have all been through the OSHA consultation program and have met the first stage of the Government standards for safe working conditions and environment for their employees.
Miller Electric Mfg. LLC is continuing its popular rebate program with Build with Blue Spring Savings.
Miller Build with Blue
An upward trend in the percentage of shops across the United States regularly being paid by the eight largest national insurance companies to mask as necessary for priming continued this year.
Collision Advice