Ready for the PBE Distributors Tradeshow?

By CRM Staff   Toronto, Ontario — April 12, 2018 — The PBE Distributors Ontario Spring Tradeshow kicks off today, April 12, from 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM at the Toronto Airport Marriott hotel.   With jobbers coming from across Canada, representatives from select autobody repair facilities will also be joining with special VIP invitations. […]

The 2018 edition of the NAPA XPO sale launches

The NAPA organizing committee, in the centre is Alain Primeau, vice president, Quebec region, NAPA Auto Parts.

By CRM Staff Montreal, Quebec — April 11, 2018 —  NAPA’s 2018 XPO sale was launched at a recent event, held at the Westin Hotel in Montreal. The event hosted over 140 guests, made up of suppliers and attendees. The event covered industry news, promotions and what NAPA is offering over the coming year. “The […]

Photo estimates not as reliable as in-person estimates, says ‘Inside Edition’

One customer went so far as to claim that photo estimates always underestimates the extent of repairing a vehicle will need.

By CRM Staff Toronto, Ontario — April 11, 2018 — Several days ago, the newest “Inside Edition” looked at whether photo estimations, which are becoming a popular option for insurance customers, are as effective as in-person estimates, reports our partner publication Repairer Driven News. During the episode the program showed footage of the owner of […]

AccuVision-3D announces new feature

The enhanced wheel alignment diagnostic is now an integrated function in the 3D software.

By CRM Staff  Toronto, Ontario — April 11, 2018 — AccuVision-3D announced a new added feature to its diagnostic software. The quick wheel angle and alignment diagnosis is now an integrated function in the 3D software. The enhanced wheel alignment diagnostic software feature is available at no additional charge to all existing AccuVision-3D owners with […]

Alex Carmona named new SEMA Show artist

Alex Carmona’s artistry will give 2018 SEMA Show signage an authentic and unique look. [Photo by Dan Rioz Photography]

By CRM Staff Diamond Bar, California — April 11, 2018 — This year’s SEMA Show is taking place from October 30 to November 2, in Las Vegas. The show will have a new look, featuring the artwork of Alex Carmona, who will follow in the footsteps of past SEMA Show automotive artists Max Grundy and […]