Matrix to feature one-of-a-kind 56’ Cadillac roadster at SEMA

  An artist’s conception of the modded ‘Blue Streak’ Cadillac that Matrix will unveil at SEMA.        Massillon, Ohio — October 8, 2014 — This isn’t your grandpa’s Cadillac. It’s been stretched, chopped, and modded, and Matrix Automotive Finishes has just announced that it will feature this one-of-a-kind custom built 1956 Cadillac Roadster Deville, […]

Boyd Group opens new location in Michigan

Winnipeg, Ontario — October 8, 2014 — The Boyd Group has announced the opening of a collision repair location in Commerce Township, Michigan, bringing the total number of locations in Michigan to 39. The location is approximately 13,000 sq. ft. and shares a building with a car dealership. “We are pleased with the addition of […]

AkzoNobel Sikkens Acoat Selected North American Summer Summit convenes in Washington

  Brian Blouch of Brandywine Coach Works and Jim Lamb, AkzoNobel Business Services Manager North America. Brandywine Coach Works was named Business of the Year at the recent Acoat Selected North American Performance Group meeting.    Norcross, Georgia — October 8, 2014 — More than 200 members of AkzoNobel’s Acoat Selected  North American Perfomance Group (NAPG) gathered […]

PPG introduces Shop-Line Multi-Panel Clearcoat

      Mississauga, Ontario — October 8, 2014 — The PPG Automotive Refinish Shop-Line brand has added JC7100 European Multi-Panel Clearcoat to its product line. A statement from PPG says the new 2.1 VOC clearcoat—designed for large repairs—has been developed specifically to provide cost-conscious collision centres with the ability to efficiently deliver an impressive […]