New Pro Polish Pad from Shurhold

      Palm City, Florida — June 9, 2014 — According to Shurhold Industries, although surface scratches and oxidation can be removed with Shurhold Industries’ Dual Action Polisher, the best way to get a showroom shine is to use the polisher with Shurhold’s Pro Polish Pad and Brite Bonnet. The company says that together, […]

CIIA open letter says auto painter trade ‘in distress’

Hamilton, Ontario — June 9, 2014 — Ontario’s class registrations for auto painting are down. In fact, the numbers have fallen so far that no classes have been offered for the last three years. John Norris of Collision Industry Information Assistance (CIIA) has issued the following open letter to the industry, asking for input on […]

Josee Levert appointed Sales & Marketing Manager, Eastern Canada for Carrus Technologies

  Josee Levert.    Longueuil, Quebec — June 9, 2014 — Mediagrif has announced the appointent of Josee Levert as Sales & Marketing Manager for Eastern Canada. Mediagrif owns Carrus Technologies, which provides a number of automotive management systems, including CollisionWay for the collision repair industry.  “Previously Director of Applications & Customer Support, Levert is […]

Fix Auto Cup brings insurers and repairers to the pitch

Mississauga, Ontario — June 9, 2014 — Fix Auto held its annual soccer tournament at TRIO sportsplex in Vaughan, Ont., on June 5, 2014. The event is a friendly match that Fix Auto organizes for the organization’s insurance partners.  Teams from Aviva, Fix Auto, RSA, Economical, Claims Pro, Unifund, TD Insurance and Unica took to […]

CSN hits the links for Make-A-Wish Canada

By CRM Staff Mississauga, Ontario – June 9, 2014 — A round of golf is great, but golfing for a good cause makes it even sweeter. CSN Collision Centres held its 8th Annual Golf Tournament on June 2 at Piper’s Heath Golf Club in Milton, Ont. All proceeds from the tournament go to Make-A-Wish​ Canada​, the […]

Youth shine at Skills Canada national competition

  Jeremy Lessard of Quebec, Kevin Disterhoft of Manitoba  and Jacob Wall of British Columbia all placed as medalists in the secondary school auto body category. Disterhoft (centre) took home the gold ahead of fellow medalists Wall (silver) and Lessard (bronze).   By Andrew Ardizzi Mississauga, Ontario — June 9, 2014 — When the sparks settled, […]