BASF to donate up to $1 million for Hurricane Harvey recovery

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By CRM Staff Florham Park, New Jersey — September 3, 2017 — BASF Corporation announced it will donate $500,000 to aid with disaster relief across Texas in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Funds will be distributed to local non-profit organizations assisting in the relief and rebuilding efforts. “As a multi-national company that’s involved in communities […]

Next Guild 21 to highlight BMW collision program

Marcos Ehmann and Joshua Falhbush of BMW North America will be the next guests on the Guild 21 Conference Call.

By CRM Staff   Newport Beach, California — September 3, 2017 — Guild 21 has announced its next guests will be Marcos Ehmann and Joshua Falhbush of BMW North America. Ehmann and Falhbush will be the special guests for the next Guild 21 Conference Call, taking place Thursday September 14 at 2 p.m. EST.    […]

ShowMeTheParts app releases update for faster access

The newly updated ShowMeTheParts app allows users to find parts and check photos, specifications and other information while working.

Naperville, Illinois — September 3, 2017 — Vertical Development has released a critical update to its ShowMeTheParts app, giving mobile users faster access to what the company says is the largest public parts database on the market. The newly updated ShowMeTheParts app allows users to find parts and check photos, specifications and other information while […]

The Autonomous Report: Windshields may be Hollywood’s next market

Magna International is getting into the self-driving race with the introduction of MAX4, its new autonomous driving platform. According to a statement from Magna, the new system will offer fully autonomous driving combining cameras, LiDAR and ultrasonic sensors and a computing platform that are integrated into the car's body.

By Jeff Sanford   Toronto, Ontario — September 3, 2017 — In this week’s Autonomous Report we look at how parts giant Magna has joined the autonomous vehicle (AV) race, collision avoidance systems show their worth for drivers, Hollywood’s next big market, and much, much more!   – It looks like Torontonians will soon have […]