PPG offers custom painting classes

Some examples of custom painted panels. PPG has announced it offers a full schedule of custom painting classes covering a wide variety of techniques.

Strongsville, Ohio — September 19, 2017 — Got a custom itch? PPG has announced its schedule of custom painting classes for the remainder of the 2017 calendar year. According to PPG, the courses are designed to help paint technicians use PPG products to bring their imaginations to life and create one-of-a-kind paint schemes for custom […]

Fix Auto expands in Kamloops

Some members of the team at Fix Auto Kamloops, including owner Steve Davidson (right).

Kamloops, British Columbia — September 19, 2017 — Fix Auto is expanding again, this time in Kamloops, British Columbia. The announcement was made by Peter Polito, General Manager for Fix Auto Western Region. It’s a new facility for Fix Auto, but the shop itself has been serving customers since 1991. A statement from Fix Auto […]

Survey: Majority of shops will be impacted by changes to ‘income sprinkling’

Those in favour of the proposed changes appear to be very rare among the readers who responded to our survey. In fact, the “No” answers to this question were above the number of readers who indicated they would be impacted by the proposed changes!

By Mike Davey Hamilton, Ontario — September 19, 2017 — The vast majority of Canadian shop owners do not support the proposed changes to federal business taxes, according to the results of our latest survey. In brief, Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau proposed three changes to taxation that will impact small businesses. Collision Repair magazine […]