CARSTAR opens new appraisal centre in Port Elgin

  The exterior of the new CARSTAR Port Elgin Appraisal Centre.       Hamilton, Ontario — September 15, 2014 — CARSTAR Automotive Canada has announced the addition of CARSTAR Port Elgin Appraisal Centre in Ontario. The new appraisal centre, located at Unit 4, 1213 Goderich Street in Port Elgin, is owned by Scott Rowe, […]

Boyd Group enters Louisiana market with acquisition of Champ’s Collision Centers

Winnipeg, Manitoba — September 15, 2014 — Boyd Group has announced that its U.S. arm has signed a definitive agreement and concurrently closed the acquisition of Champ’s Holding Company. Champ’s is a premier full-service auto collision repair service provider in southeast Louisiana, owning and operating seven collision repair centres. The acquisition is expected to be […]

Chief redesigns website to make equipment, data, and training easier to find

The newly redesigned Chief website.        Madison, Indiana — September 15, 2014 — Chief Automotive Technologies has announced that it has redesigned its website to make it easier for collision repair professionals to find the equipment and information they need to properly repair modern vehicles. The new chiefautomotive.com features distinct sections for Chief, […]

New I-CAR courses to debut at SEMA

Hoffman Estates, Illinois — September 15, 2014 — I-CAR will offer 11 Professional Development Program (PDP) training courses at SEMA 2014 in Las Vegas November 4 to 7. PDP training options for SEMA attendees will deliver some of I-CAR’s newest courses, including the Aluminum Exterior Panel Repair and Replacement Training Course (APR01). APR01 opened to the […]