Car-O-Liner launches website upgrades

Car-O-Liner's new website breaks the company's offering down into Automotive Solutions, Commercial Vehicle Solutions and Training Solutions.

Wixom, Michigan — April 17, 2016 — Car-O-Liner Group has announced a large update to car-o-liner.com. The most significant changes introduce the Car-O-Liner Group which includes Automotive, Commercial Vehicle, and Training Solutions. Automotive Solutions for collision repair, branded Car-O-Liner, include frame benches, anchoring & fixturing, 3D data and digital measuring systems, joining, welding, advanced materials […]

XPEL introduces ULTIMATE hand-cut film for rare and classic cars

XPEL has introduced ULTIMATE, a new hand-cut film for classic vehicles.

San Antonio, Texas — April 17, 2016 — XPEL has launched a new paint protection film for vintage and rare vehicles. According to the company, XPEL offers precut patterns for most late model vehicles, but there is no pre-cut pattern for some classic and muscle cars. The new product, XPEL ULTIMATE, was introduced to fill […]

Consolidation still hot in first quarter of 2016

Profit and loss graphic.

By Jeff Sanford   Toronto, Ontario — April 17, 2016 — The pace of consolidation in the North American collision repair space moved ahead at a rapid pace in the first quarter of 2016, with Winnipeg outfit Boyd Group adding as many companies to its chain in Q1 as it added all of last year. […]