A new study finds Canadian automotive dealerships in need of staff

By CRM Staff   Ottawa, Ontario — June 7, 2018 —  Canadian collision repairers across Canada are not alone in their efforts to attract and hire skilled people. A recent survey by the Canadian Automobile Dealers Association (CADA) finds 99.5 percent of survey respondents are looking to hire in a variety of positions, including management, […]

EMAX Air Compressor turns down the volume

The EMAX Programmable Air Line is said to be quieter than a normal conversation

By CRM Staff   Toronto, Ontario — June 7, 2018 — Ohio-based Emax Air Compressor has released a new A.I. programmable reciprocating compressor which the company says is the first of its kind. To be released at this year’s National Hardware show, the product is said to provide users with the ability to program stationary […]

Friday Fun: Worst roads in Ontario and digital license plates

California introduced new digital licensee plates. The plates are made by a company called Reviver Auto.

By Jeff Sanford   Toronto, Ontario — June 8, 2018 — In today’s Friday Fun: The worst roads in Ontario, China produces a knock-off Lambo, a distracted driving conviction for checking an Apple watch, and much, much more.   A troubling police report from Connecticut details a dark conspiracy to kill a local autobody shop […]

CPCA Members Elect New Board at Annual Conference and AGM

Canadian Paint and Coatings Association recently held its 105th Annual Conference and Annual General Meeting in Toronto, Ontario.

By CRM Staff   Ottawa, Ontario — June 7, 2018 — The Canadian Paint and Coatings Association (CPCA) recently held its 105th Annual Conference and Annual General Meeting in Toronto, Ontario.   The conference, titled “Challenges of Sustainable Industry,” included an informed program focused on innovation and sustainability initiatives such as research into bio-based polymers, […]