Irvin Johnston joins Flat Line

Markham, Ontario — June 16, 2014 — Flat Line is very excited to introduce Irvin Johnston as its new spray booth sales representative. Johnston has been in the automotive refinish business for 30 years. His career began with DeVilbiss Spraybooth Division in Barrie, Ont., where he evolved over the years in position and seniority. “ […]

I-CAR premiers new documentation and digital photography course

Hoffman Estates, Illinois — June 16, 2014 — I-CAR will launch an all-new instructor-led course on July 7 for estimators and appraisers. I-CAR’s new Live Demo course, Documentation and Digital Photography (DOC01), will train industry professionals in an interactive shop setting where they will use their own cameras to simulate documentation and digital photography best […]

Custom cool on display at Brimell’s Super Tuner Sunday

                            By CRM Staff Toronto, Ontario — June 16, 2014 — There’s a lot to be said for returning a car to like-new condition, but there’s also a lot to be said for going far beyond showroom. Some of the hottest custom […]

Chief launches new Collet Style Target Attachment Set for aluminum

Chief’s new collet style aluminum target attachment kit enables shops to use the LaserLock Live Mapping system with aluminum vehicles without the risk of galvanic corrosion. The attachments are included in the Ford 2015 F-150 Collision Repair Program and as an option on LaserLock orders.   Madison, Indiana — June 16, 2014 — Chief Automotive […]

Ford’s Robert Fascetti kicks off packed 2014 I-CAR conference

Detroit, Michigan — June 16, 2014 — The 2014 I-CAR Conference powers up on the morning of July 30 with a world-class lineup of speakers. The day opens with a high-impact Ford session that leads off with our keynote speaker, Robert J. Fascetti, VP of Powertrain Engineering at Ford Motor Company, who will present his […]

IBAO calls for reintroduction of tow legislation with Liberal majority

By CTAR Staff Toronto, Ontario — June 16, 2014 — The Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) is calling for the Ontario Liberal government to reintroduce tow legislation that died with the calling of the spring election resulting in a majority government for the Party. With their election and a new majority mandate in tow, […]

CSN expands in two locations in Ontario

  The team at CSN Cambrian in Sudbury, Ont.                                    Mississauga, Ontario — June 16, 2014 — CSN Collision Centres has added two new facilities in Ontario: CSN – Cambrian Collision in Sudbury and CSN – Embrun Collision in […]

CIIA to hold industry workshops in Windsor and Burlington

Hamilton, Ontario — June 16, 2014 — Collision Industry Information Assistance (CIIA) has announced it will hold special Industry Information workshops on June 19 at the Days Inn Hotel in Windsor and on June 23 at the Admiral Inn Hotel in Burlington. The start time is 6:30 p.m. for both workshops.    The Windsor workshop […]