Repairer-Recycler Relations: Could COVID build a better bond?

Toronto, Ontario ⁠—  Industry leaders are suggesting auto recyclers and collision repairers use this pivotal time to discuss the opportunities and challenges in working together more efficiently. On this week’s episode of the Automotive Recycler’s Experience, hosts Chris Daglis of PARTnered Solutions and Chad Counselman, former Automotive Recyclers Association president and general manager of business […]

ARC’s Life Raft: Association seeks more support for COVID-19 relief fund

Toronto, Ontario — The Automotive Recyclers of Canada is asking vendors and suppliers to support its Covid-19 Relief Fund, which supports members during the Covid-19 pandemic and recovery. In a statement, the association wrote: “While auto recyclers have been designated as an essential business in most parts of Canada, the strain to try to remain […]

Canadian Catch: Highway Thru Hell star named U.S. brand partner

Germantown, Wisconsin — April 29, 2020 — A Canadian towing legend has been scouted by an American company to serve as a brand representative. Highway Thru Hell star and heavy-duty rescue operator Al Quiring of Quiring Towing and Recovery in British Columbia has been hired as a brand partner for the J.W. Speaker Corporation, which […]

Safety Net: Quebec’s dealers’ association outlines framework for reopen

Quebec, Quebec — Corporation des Concessionnaires d’Automobiles du Québec (CCAQ), which represents 880 dealership members, has laid out a detailed framework for facilities to reopen service departments, which were deemed an essential service on Apr. 15.  Many protocols are relatively small, like the installation of hand sanitizer stations and asking customers to pay via credit […]

Dealership Discussion: Canada’s OEMs respond to COVID-19 Pandemic

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— Dealership brokerage Templeton Marsh is hosting a webinar discussing how Canada’s OEMs have responded to the pandemic. The webinar⁠—scheduled for Apr. 30 at 2 p.m. EST⁠—will feature Jaguar Land Rover Canada president Wolfgang Hoffman. Wolfgang was appointed President of Jaguar Land Rover Canada in March 2016 and has allowed JLR to successfully […]