Budds’ Christmas Feast collects Toys for Tots

Oakville, Ontario — December 22, 2014  The Christmas lunch at Budds’ Collision Services in Oakville, Ont., is an annual industry tradition, drawing together stakeholders from all parts of the local auto claims economy. It’s always a good time and a chance to renew contact with peers. In addition to great food and great company, the […]

Fix Auto Chelmsford refurbishes BMW for Make-A-Wish

 Tony Scarrow, owner/operator of Fix Auto Chelmsford. The BWM depicted was refurbished for a Make-A-Wish client.     Ottawa, Ontario — December 22, 2014 Most people would be upset if someone had their car for over two months and wouldn’t even tell them where it was. In this case, though, the owner wasn’t just happy, but ecstatic. […]

School program, Treschak help weld industry’s future

    Treschak’s Mark McIntyre demonstrates welding equipment to Robert Bateman High School auto body students.           Burlington, Ontario — December 22, 2014 — A group of auto body students at Robert Bateman High School were given the opportunity to try Urethane Supply’s Nitro Fuzer Welding System hands-on during a recent […]

CARSTAR, Quality Assured team up in BC

Hamilton, Ontario — December 22, 2014 CARSTAR Automotive has joined forces with Quality Assured Collision & Glass in a multi-store franchise agreement. The new partnership will provide CARSTAR with an expanded presence in the BC market, with all 10 independently owned and operated Quality Assured locations joining the company’s seven existing locations in the province—located […]

Economical Insurance, employees raise close to $620,000 for United Way

Economical Insurance, employees raise close to $620,000 for United Way

Waterloo, Ontario — December 22, 2014 Economical Insurance has raised a record-breaking $618,672 through an annual campaign to support United Way. Running from November 17 to 21, the national fundraiser’s focus was “changing lives,” aiming to connect employee donors with charity recipients—with the company matching employee pledges up to $2,500 dollar-for-dollar. Economical Insurance President and […]

Carrossier ProColor announces new Saint-Nicolas location

Services Auto Gosselin of Saint-Nicolas, Quebec is now operating under the Carrossier ProColor banner.

Saint-Nicolas, Quebec — December 22, 2014 Carrossier ProColor has added Services Auto Gosselin to its network of collision centres. Now operating under the network’s banner as Carrossier ProColor St-Nicolas, the family-owned centre has been specializing in auto body repair for over a decade. “We wanted to ensure a bright future for our collision centre which […]