Adoption of aluminum in auto industry slower than expected

The F-150 was the world's introduction to mass-market aluminum vehicles, but others were expected to follow. So far they haven't, and this has placed aluminum producers in a bind.

By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — November 16, 2015 — Once a quarter the world’s major publicly-traded corporations announce their earnings. Corporate executives appear before the press to offer explanations for exactly why their companies are making or losing money. One story that emerged this past earnings season involves the aluminum sector. This past earnings […]

Prochilo Brothers Auto Collision sponsors Humber River Hospital fundraiser

The new Humber River Hospital in Toronto.

By Mike Davey Toronto, Ontario — November 16, 2015 — A brand-new hospital has just opened in Toronto, and local multi-store operator Prochilo Brothers Auto Collision helped to bring it about, and are also stepping up to make sure it continues to receive much needed funding. Humber River Hospital at 1235 Wilson Ave. officially opened […]

BASF awards first ever Glasurit paint award to 1966 Ford Bronco

Greg Hillmer, owner of the award-winning 1966 Ford Bronco, and Shefali Cromer, BASF Glasurit Market Segment Manager.

Las Vegas, Nevada — November 16, 2015 — A 1966 Ford Bronco owned by Richard Gochanour and painted by Adam Krause at The Refinery by Adam Krause Inc. with Glasurit 90 Line Refinery Green and Refinery Brown was crowned the winner of the first annual BASF Glasurit Best Paint Award at the 2015 SEMA Show. […]

Calgary CARSTAR owners donate ‘Community Cruiser’

Calgary CARSTAR owners present the new Community Cruiser to Calgary Sports & Entertainment at McMahon Stadium in Calgary.

Calgary, Alberta — November 16, 2015 — CARSTAR Collision and Glass Centres of Calgary, in partnership with Calgary Sports & Entertainment, came together this season, forming a multi-property partnership agreement through 2018. CARSTAR has partnership agreements with a variety of NHL and CFL teams across Canada, but the agreement with Calgary Sports & Entertainment is […]