Orion Engineered Carbons Announces Interim Cash Dividend

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$OEC #chemicals–Orion Engineered Carbons S.A. (NYSE: OEC) (the “Company”), a worldwide supplier of specialty and high-performance Carbon Black, today announced that its board of directors has declared an interim dividend to be paid in the first quarter of 2020 in the amount of $0.20 per Common Share of the Company. The interim dividend will […]

Kerrigan Advisors Represents Fields Automotive Group in Sale of Florida Dealerships; Transaction Marks 13th Kerrigan-led Dealership Sale in the last 12 months

Fields Volvo and Fields Volkswagen of Daytona Beach acquired by Gunther Motor Company IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#blueskyreport–Kerrigan Advisors, a leading sell-side advisory firm to auto dealers in the U.S., represented and advised Fields Automotive Group of Chicago, Illinois on the recent sale of Fields Volvo Cars and Fields Volkswagen of Daytona Beach to Gunther Motor Company […]

Superior Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Financial Results

Strong fourth quarter results and record full year cash flow from operations   Full Year 2019 Financial Highlights: Unit shipments of 19.2M; net sales of $1.4B Value-Added Sales(1) of $755M, growth over market of 2%(2), per wheel growth of 6%(2) Net loss of $97M, includes goodwill and intangible asset impairments of $102M and net other non-recurring […]

Monster Energy Releases ‘The UNKNOWN Ride 2’ Motorcycle Action Film on YouTube Today

Thirteen-Minute Film Showcasing UNKNOWN Industries Team Shredding in Tucson, Arizona Launches Online CORONA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#monsterenergy–It’s finally here! Once again, Monster Energy teams up with UNKNOWN Industries crew for their second and highly anticipated video feature: ‘The UNKNOWN Ride 2’ follows Nick Leonetti, Buddy Suttle, Kade Gates, Seth Brisson, Wheelie Pig and Arizonan wheelie prodigy Tallboy […]

Editor’s Log: Not Down in the Downturn

Toronto, Ontario — February 20, 2020 — There are some businesses that do not struggle, even in periods of economic uncertainty. Funeral parlours are one. Collision repair businesses are another. Even in period where the automotive sector–even the automotive aftermarket–is affected, the collision sector has been relatively free from speedbumps. In fact, during the great […]

Future Fixers: B.C. schools take part in Skills Canada competitions

Vancouver Island, British Columbia ⁠— Students from secondary and post-secondary schools across British Columbia have been hard and work the last few weeks, showing off their trades skills at Skills Canada B.C.’s regional competitions. On Feb. 21, 240 competitors from 17 schools across northern Vancouver Island came together at Georges P. Vanier Secondary to compete […]

Chelsea Stebner: Don’t drop the ball on bettering your business

By Chelsea Stebner When the boss comes back from a conference and is ready to change the world.   Wait…I am that person these days… However, I do remember being the employee and that happening. Everyone joked about it. Let’s be honest, we all still joke about it. Because that is what often happens.   You have […]

Sheared Shift: FCA to cut 1,500 jobs at Windsor, Ont. assembly plant

Windsor, Ontario — Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has confirmed it will be cutting production at its Canadian minivan plant, eliminating about 1,500 jobs as it wrestles with flattening demand for new vehicles. After nearly a year of extensions, FCA said it is cancelling the third shift at its Windsor, Ont. assembly plant, effective June 29. […]

Believe it or Not: February 29, 2020

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— In this week’s Believe it or Not, Collision Repair highlights some of the craziest crashes caught on film! From vehicles smashing through storefronts to miffed motorists, check our list of this week’s wackiest wipeouts!

Valentine’s Day Vandal: Vancouver man steals, crashes BCAA truck

Vancouver, British Columbia– A Valentine’s Day incident in Vancouver involving a stolen tow truck ended with a 41-year-old in police custody. The man, who is accused of stealing a BCAA tow truck driver’s vehicle during the middle of a roadside operation, was arrested shortly after crashing the truck into one of Vancouver’s bike racks. He […]