Tuesday Ticker: May 26, 2020

Toronto, Ontario — In this week’s Tuesday Ticker, we talk auto sales upticks, Detroit automakers play the waiting game and a program for Canadian business leaders that want to help youth succeed. Sales Rise: While the world’s largest auto repair businesses may have seen average stock value drops of more than 30 percent in the first […]

PR-5 Riveting 101: Pro Spot hosting another webinar due to popular demand  

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— Pro Spot will be hosting its PR-5 Riveting 101 Web Training on May 26 at 11 a.m. PDT (1:00 p.m. CDT). The webinar will focus on the Pro Spot PR-5 Rivet Gun, its features, new accessories, how to properly apply and remove different rivet styles. Pro Spot has already held a webinar […]

Rebate Riot: MPI prepares to hand out rebates

Winnipeg, Manitoba ⁠— As Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) releases its rebate plans for public, private, commercial and motorcycle policyholders, the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) has called out the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC) for not offering rebates to customers amid the pandemic. MPI will be issuing rebate cheques at a rate of 11 […]

Roundtable Delayed: Hiroshima 2020 held off

Hiroshima, Japan — The next International Roundtable on Auto Recycling has been postponed. The event, which was to be held in Hiroshima, Japan, in October of 2020, will be rescheduled by the Japanese Auto Recycling Association. In a note to members of the Canadian auto recycling community, Steve Fletcher wrote, “It was deemed that the […]