Mike Anderson to guest on next Guild 21 Conference Call

Mike Anderson (left) and Gary Gardella Jr. during a training session at Axalta's Refinish Performance Management seminar in 2015. Anderson will serve as the guest of the next Guild 21 Conference Call.

Newport Beach, California — February 21, 2017 — Verifacts Automotive has announced that Mike Anderson of Collision Advice will return as the guest on the next Guild 21 Conference Call. The call is scheduled for March 9, 2017 at 2 p.m. EST. The most recent Guild 21 call featured George Avery, formerly of State Farm, […]

Survey: Majority of repairers have taken training in the last year

The chart above shows which percentage of our survey respondents have taken at least one training course in the last year. Fully 86 percent indicated they had taken at least course, with more than half of those indicating they had taken more than one.

By Mike Davey Hamilton, Ontario — February 21, 2017 — The constantly advancing technology in the latest cars means training is more important than ever before. We hear the same message from every quarter: to stay competitive and perform safe repairs, you must conduct regular training. But are repairers living up to this ideal? Generally […]

CSN-North’s Autobody earns Honda ProFirst recognition

The team at CSN-North’s Autobody.

By Mike Davey Kentville, Nova Scotia — February 21, 2017 — CSN-North’s Autobody Collision Centre is now officially a Honda ProFirst recognized collision facility. The shop is located in Kentville, Nova Scotia, and has been serving the local community for 41 years. Owner/Operator Fred North notes that the recognition came in part because of new […]

Bodyshop Revolution announces two Canadian distributors

Bodyshop Revolution makes the Greentech gas catalytic drying system, shown here.

Las Vegas, Nevada — February 21, 2017 — Bodyshop Revolution North America has announced it has established a distribution network in Canada. The TED Group and AutoQuip are among the distributors that will provide local sales and support for its technology and processes in Canada. Bodyshop Revolution distributes the Greentech gas catalytic drying system and […]