Tuesday Ticker: April 21, 2020

Toronto, Ontario — In this week’s Tuesday Ticker, some major players in the automotive aftermarket find share-price stability after weeks of freefalling figures. Other businesses, however, adjust put pre-existing plans on hold while the pandemic runs its course. Magna on Terra Firma Magna International’s stock price has stabilized just above $50-per-share, up by about 25 […]

Stepped-Up Support: Canadian businesses show true colours amid pandemic

The doctor is in An Ontario emergency room doctor has sought help from a Toronto auto shop in developing a new tool for healthcare workers combatting COVID on the front lines. Dr. Kaveh Kavoosi is an emergency room physician in Alliston, north of Toronto. Recognizing the risk of contamination for healthcare workers during patient intubation, […]

Supplier Support: 3M offering shop resources amid pandemic

London, Ontario ⁠— Although the current health concerns have limited the ability for 3M’s sales representatives to meet with their collision repair customers in person, the company wants the industry to know it’s here to support you through the pandemic. For access to 3M’s wealth of resources, including live virtual demonstrations, technician training webinars and […]

Still in Session: Learning continues at Tropicana Community Services

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— April 7 marked the first day of class for Tropicana’s Auto Body and Collision Damage Repairer 310B Pre-Apprenticeship Level 1 online learning program as virtual classes continue through the pandemic.  Five teachers from the Toronto District School Board and Essential Skills Upgrading have committed to supporting the 20-strong class of 2020. Each […]