Mitchell provides efficiency tips for various departments

Mitchell logo

By Anna Davey Hamilton, Ontario — December 18, 2015 — A new blog post up at aims to help collision repair owners run their businesses more efficiently with “Repair Procedures for Everyone.” Offering three tips to increase customer satisfaction and reduce cycle time in different departments, the post explains the need for current repair […]

Uni-Select acquires Refinish Solutions

Uni-Select logo

Boucherville, Quebec — December 18, 2015 — Uni-Select has announced that its subsidiary FinishMaster has completed the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Aquia Auto Parts, doing business under the name Refinish Solutions. Certain customary closing conditions had to be satisfied before the deal could go through, but Uni-Select has indicated that the […]

Honda Canada to enlist collision repair facilities in Takata recall

Honda Canada has indicated the company will enlist independent repair facilities to help identify and fix Takata airbags that may be prone to malfunction.

By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — December 18, 2015 — Last week American Honda Motor Company announced a new program that recruits independent mechanical repair and collision repair facilities to identify vehicles with faulty Takata airbags and help notify clients. The auto industry is dealing with the single largest recall in history. This is not […]