Tuesday Ticker: June 5, 2018

Donald Trump's surprise announcement of tariffs on steel and aluminum has spurred a market dip and the announcement of a dollar-for-dollar retaliation by the Canadian government.

Toronto, Ontario — June 5, 2018 — In this week’s Tuesday Ticker, Trump’s terrifying tariffs and much, much more. Aluminum and Steel The global market for the two basic auto body materials, steel and aluminum, is undergoing a profound bit of volatility. Trump’s imposition of new tariffs on the two most important automotive materials, which have […]

CARSTAR Gearing up for Shine Month Fundraising to Fight Cystic Fibrosis

CARSTAR stores from across Canada and the U.S. are contributing to cystic fibrosis research, care and advocacy as they prepare for what they hope will be another successful Shine Month, this June.

By CRM Staff   Hamilton, Ontario — May 4, 2018 — CARSTAR stores from across Canada and the U.S. are contributing to cystic fibrosis research, care and advocacy as they prepare for what they hope will be another successful Shine Month, this June.   The CARSTAR and cystic fibrosis affiliation all started when Victoria, granddaughter […]

Autobody students compete for a chance to join team Alberta

 By CRM Staff   Edmonton Alberta — May 4, 2018 — High school and post-secondary students from 80 communities recently participated in the Provincial Skills Canada Competition in 46 trade and technology events. Over 700 students participated in the two-day event, featuring 45 unique events ranging from Culinary Arts to Robotics, and Auto Service to […]

General Motors and Jaguar approve Car-O-Liner vacuum systems

Pictured is Mark Weinmann, OEM account manager, Car-O-Liner.

By CRM Staff   Toronto, Ontario — June 1, 2018 — Car-O-Liner recently announced that both General Motors (GM) and Jaguar Land Rover have approved the company’s CleanPrep Vacuum systems for use in their certified collision network centres.    “A clean, efficient shop begins with dust containment,” said Mark Weinmann, OEM account manager, Car-O-Liner. “Dusts […]