Cummins Elects Kim Nelson to its Board of Directors

COLUMBUS, Ind.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) announced today that it has appointed Kimberly “Kim” A. Nelson, former Senior Vice President, External Relations of General Mills, Inc., to its Board of Directors effective October 13, 2020. “We are pleased to welcome Kim to the Cummins Board of Directors. Her wealth of knowledge and extensive operating and […]

Ford Motor Company Announces Details for Q3 2020 Earnings Conference Call

DEARBORN, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ford Motor Company and Ford Motor Credit Company will release their third quarter 2020 financial results at 4:05 p.m. ET on Wednesday, Oct. 28. Following the release, Jim Farley, president and chief executive officer; John Lawler, chief financial officer; and other members of Ford’s senior management team will host a conference call at […]

Ricardo’s Revolution: Aftermarket experts give tips on how to stay current

Toronto, Ontario – The fourth industrial revolution is upon us and optimizing your business to keep up isn’t as far out of reach as one might think, according to a pair of aftermarket experts from Ricardo Strategic Consulting. During the second of AAPEX’s weekly October webinars, Aneesh Padalkar and Dan Foster gave their insight into […]

Arslan Earns Approval: TECNA Smart Spot Welder earns Tesla certification

Montréal, Quebec — Tesla has approved and certified TECNA Smart Spot welder models 3664P7 and the new wi-fi enabled 3680P7 for its Tesla shop certification program. The P7 versions of these TECNA units come with a 700 daN inverter gun. You can only use approved welders for structural repairs on Tesla vehicles. TECNA spot welders […]

Durham police crack down on illegal towing, charges laid in Orono, Ont.

Orono, Ontario – The Durham Region Police Service (DRPS) seized several vehicles from an Orono, Ont. towing company last Wednesday, Oct. 7. Ultimate Towing of Orono, Ontario has been issued a number of charges relating to their illegal towing practices. The execution of a search warrant last Wednesday resulted in the seizure of three vehicles […]

Experience the Spanesi Suite: Spanesi unveils new 360 Virtual Tour

Toronto, Ontario – Spanesi Americas has announced the debut of its new 360-degree virtual tour of its North American Headquarters. Designed to feature the entire Spanesi 360 concept, visitors can easily move around the facility to explore Spanesi’s equipment, products and service offerings. The company said it developed this groundbreaking approach to “better serve [its] […]

Shades of Tomorrow: BASF’s unveils 2020-2021 Automotive Colour Trends Collection

Ludwigshafen, Germany — BASF has released its tenth Automotive Color Trends collection for 2020-2021 with a variety of shades and effects that show the way of modern automotive coatings. The colours serve as an inspiration to automotive designers for vehicles that will be on the road in three to five years. The global collection, CODE-X, […]

Vision of the Future: Mitchell releases XR headset for collision repairers

San Diego, California – The collision repair industry now has its first XR (extended-reality) product made specifically with repairers in mind, thanks to Mitchell International. The Mitchell Intelligent Vision headset, made in collaboration with Qualcomm Technologies Inc. and RealWear Inc., is designed to improve the speed, efficiency and accuracy of the collision repair workflow. The […]