Ontario government passes second reading of Bill 15

Toronto, Ontario — November 3, 2014 — The Ontario government has passed the second reading of Bill 15, the Fighting Fraud and Reducing Automobile Insurance Rates Act, and it is now being referred to the Standing Committee on General Government for review.   Bill 15 contains proposed amendments to the Consumer Protection Act, Highway Traffic […]

Axalta releases Global Automotive 2014 Color Popularity Report

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – November 3, 2014 – Axalta Coating Systems has announced the release of its Global Automotive 2014 Color Popularity Report.    Axalta’s annual report has tracked regional automotive colour preferences since 1953.   The report has annually tracked regional automotive colour preferences since 1953. This year’s report offers an introduction to Color Matrix, Axalta’s automotive colour forecast for use […]

I-CAR focuses on the 2015 Ford F-150 at SEMA

Las Vegas, Nevada — November 3, 2014 — I-CAR is providing 2014 SEMA Show attendees a lineup of 2015 Ford F-150 focused presentations, discussions and training.  As part of the facilitator’s offerings at the Las Vegas, Nevada event, Ford Service Engineering team members will take to the North Hall’s Collision Repair & Refinish stage to present the […]

Fix Auto franchisees meet in Alberta, BC

  Fix Auto franchisees in BC (above) recently came together for their regional meeting. Alberta’s Fix Auto franchisees also held their meeting recently.        Calgary, Alberta — November 3, 2014 — Coming together as one brand was the theme at Fix Auto’s recent BC and Alberta Regional Meetings, held recently at the River […]

Car-O-Liner resistance spot welder slated for SEMA debut

    The CTR7 Resistance Spot Welder is set to debut at this year’s SEMA Show. Las Vegas, Nevada — November 3, 2014 — Car-O-Liner has announched the launch of the CTR7 Resistance Spot Welder at the 2014 SEMA Show. Attendees of the Las Vegas, Nevada event can visit Booth 10639 at the Las Vegas […]

AkzoNobel Sustainability Leadership Symposium slated for SEMA

Las Vegas, Nevada — November 3, 2014 — The SEMA Show will host the fourth annual AkzoNobel Sustainability Leadership Symposium on Nov. 3, marking the second year the cross-industry dialogue is offered at the Las Vegas, Nevada venue. Running from 1 to 5 p.m. in rooms N231 and N233 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, […]

Celette opens new Canadian Rental Bank & Training Centre

At the Grand Opening of the new Celette facility in Vaughan. See the gallery below for more photos from this event!        Vaughan, Ontario — November 3, 2014 — Celette has recently hosted the Grand Opening of its new Canadian Rental Bank & Training Center in Vaughan, Ontario. The building has been opened […]

Matrix hosts annual Artists 4 Education auction at SEMA

  Artists 4 Education features work from artists across the country.   Las Vegas, Nevada — November 3, 2014 — Matrix is set to hold its second annual auction, Artists 4 Education, at the 2014 SEMA Show. In support of the Collision Repair Education Foundation (CREF), the Quest Automotive brand’s fundraising event will feature custom artwork […]

Ford approves DeBeer Refinish WaterBase 900+ Series by Valspar

Minneapolis, Minnesota — November 3, 2014 — Ford has approved DeBeer Refinish WaterBase 900+ Series by Valspar Automotive for use globally for warranty and repair work. This approval is based on the WSS – M2P100-D specification and applies to all Ford vehicles including Lincoln. All countries where Ford vehicles are manufactured, sold or repaired can […]

Car-O-Liner connects at SEMA with live demos, new products and guest speakers

  A graphic from Car-O-Liner highlights area of interests in the company’s booth at SEMA. Car-O-Liner can be found at booth #10639.   Wixom, Michigan — November 3, 2014 — Car-O-Liner is encouraging SEMA attendees to connect with company representatives at its booth, #10639, during the SEMA show in Las Vegas, November 4 to 7, […]