AkzoNobel’s Automatchic Vision takes digital colour matching to a new level

Senad Mujcin of Hak's Auto Body in Yellowknife, NWT pictured using AkzoNobel's Automatchic Vision digital colour matching system.

By Mike Pickford Peterborough, Ontario — October 4, 2016 — The collision repair industry has come a long way over the past decade. So have the people that work within it. With technology continuing to evolve at an unforgiving rate, industry professionals are constantly being challenged to keep up with the times. The idea is […]

Jay Perry’s book cracks Amazon’s best-seller lists

Success Manifesto, co-authored by Collision Repair magazine Jay Perry, has cracked several Amazone best-seller lists.

Toronto, Ontario — October 4, 2016 — Jay Perry’s book, Success Manifesto, has made it into the Amazon.com best-seller lists. In fact, the book make it onto the lists in four different categories on the first day of its release. Readers of Collision Repair magazine likely know Perry best as the author of his regular […]

AIA Canada to host Canada Night in Las Vegas

Some of the industry representatives at Canada Night in 2015. AIA Canada has announced that this year's Canada Night event will take place on November 1, 2016 at Caesar's Palace.

By Mike Davey Ottawa, Ontario — October 4, 2016 — A strong Canadian contingent makes its way to the SEMA Show and other Industry Week events every year, and AIA Canada has once again stepped up to run a unique networking event. This year’s event will take place at Caesar’s Palace on November 1, 2016. […]

Vehicle Service Group expands product portfolio with acquisition of Ravaglioli

Vehicle Service Group has announced the acquisition Ravaglioli, a manufacturer of lifts, tire changers and other automotive equipment. Ravaglioli is headquartered in Italy.

Madison, Indiana — October 4, 2016 — Vehicle Service Group (VSG) has acquired the Ravaglioli S.p.A. Group. The Ravaglioli S.p.A. Group is headquartered in Italy and manufactures lifts, wheel service equipment and diagnostic equipment for passenger and commercial vehicles. “We are delighted to welcome the Ravaglioli team to VSG. Ravaglioli’s leading products and history of […]