Boyd Group expands again in Oregon

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Winnipeg, Manitoba — April 24, 2017 — The Winnipeg-based Boyd Group has announced the acquisition of another collision repair location in Oregon. The location previously operated as C.E. Miller Auto Body and is located in Salem. The facility has been in operation for 63 years. This follows relatively recent news from Boyd regarding the acquisition […]

Report: Saskatchewan sees most tickets issued for distracted driving since 2014

Saskatchewan police issued 523 for distracted driving offences in March. According to SGI, this is the most tickets issued since the insurer began running traffic safety spotlights in 2014.

Regina, Saskatchewan — April 24, 2017 — Distracted driving may be on the rise in Saskatchewan, according to a report from Saskatchewan Government Insurance (SGI). March saw the most tickets issued for distracted driving since SGI began running monthly traffic safety spotlights in 2014. A total of 523 tickets were issued; 82 for driving without […]

Tuesday Ticker: PPG makes third bid for AkzoNobel

Antony Burgmans, Chairman of the AkzoNobel Supervisory Board. Burgmans backs management's plan to retain control of the company, saying the Board believes the plan will deliver superior value to shareholders.

By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — April 24, 2017 — This week’s Tuesday Ticker looks at PPG’s third bid to buy AkzoNobel, earnings reports from Sherwin-Williams and PPG, why AutoCanada may soon be rated a “buy” again and much, much more! – AkzoNobel has received a third unsolicited proposal from PPG for all outstanding share […]

IBIS 2017 to examine ‘The Currency of Trust’

London, United Kingdom — April 24, 2017 — Trust is the fundamental basis of all relationships. No matter if it’s personal or professional, without trust a good relationship is impossible. That’s why the theme of this year’s IBIS Global Summit 2017 is “The Currency of Trust.” Collision Repair magazine is the exclusive Canadian Media Partner […]