Toyota Canada says driving matters

By CRM Staff  Toronto, Ontario — February 15, 2019 — Larry Hutchinson, President, and CEO of Toyota Canada spoke to a room full of key Canadian automotive industry influencers discussing that with the automotive industry racing to fully autonomous vehicles, it is often forgotten that people still like to drive. “I believe our industry is at a crucial […]

Simplicity Car Care hosts free estimating workshop

By CRM staff Toronto, Ontario — February 15, 2019 — Simplicity Car Care is now hosting free monthly workshops to help out various job positions within the collision repair community. This month, the company is holding a two-day workshop on the Fundamentals of Estimating, which is designed to enhance estimating skills, customer and insurer relationships, cycle […]

Ontario invests $40 million in auto sector

By CRM Staff  Toronto, Ontario — February 15, 2019 — Ontario premier Doug Ford announced Thursday that the province will be investing $40 million over three years into a new auto sector plan, which includes funding for innovation and training. The money, which is part of a 10-year plan, will be used to strengthen the province’s […]

2019 WIN Educational Conference

By CRM Staff  Toronto, Ontario — February 15, 2019 — The Women’s Industry Network (WIN) has announced that registration for its 2019 Educational Conference is now open. Members, who register prior to March, 13 will receive a discounted rate of $300. A rate of $475 will be charged to members who register after March, 13.  Non-members […]

DCCHail introduces new damage estimating tool

By CRM staff Toronto, Ontario — February 15, 2019 — DCCHail, a paintless dent repair network has introduced its new damage estimating tool, the DCCScan. According to DCCHail, the DCCScan has the ability to inspect and document automotive hail damage under an average of five seconds per scan. This greatly increases efficiency during the appraisal process. […]

Fix Auto welcomes new owner to Pierrefonds location

By CRM staff Toronto, Ontario – February 15, 2019 – Soud Ahmad, is welcomed to the Fix Auto family as the new owner of Fix Auto Pierrefonds location. For more than 15 years Ahmad opened a heavy-duty truck repair shop five years ago which gave him some shop ownership experience to help with the ownership […]