Electric Education: Automotive Recyclers of Canada to hold EV education event

Toronto, Ontario — With new information on electric vehicles being released by OEMs faster than can be absorbed, Steve Fletcher and the Automotive Recyclers of Canada have decided to hold a webinar in November to lay it all out for the Canadian recycling community. Set for Nov. 4 and to be led by Fletcher and […]

Triple Threat: Global Finishing Solutions appoints three new VPs

Osseo, Wisconsin ⁠— Global Finishing Solutions has announced the appointment of three new vice presidents: Tom Carlson, VP of operations; Marty Hedlund, VP of industrial sales and Ellie Ramey, VP of auto refinish sales. As vice president of operations, Carlson offers 20 years of leadership experience in the industrial sector. He has worked with change […]

Under One Banner: Repairify Inc. to consolidate brands to Repairify name

Toronto, Ontario — Repairify Inc. has announced that it will be presenting a united front with its brands going forward, as the automotive industry giant plans to align all projects under the Repairify name. All existing brands, which includes asTech, adasThink, BlueDriver, FleetGenix and Mobile Tech RX, will no longer operate as standalone brands and […]

Illuminating Results: IIHS releases report on headlight-related accident prevention

Toronto, Ontario — The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) says its headlight ratings are doing the job, as the organization reports that vehicles equipped with “good”-rated headlights are successfully staying out of collisions on the road. According to IIHS, vehicles with a “good” rating in the IIHS evaluation have nighttime crash rates that are […]

Prepped for Success: Axalta launches prepper to painter upgrade course

Toronto, Ontario — Looking to take your refinishing game to the next level? Axalta has launched a brand new training course to give technicians the opportunity to upgrade from prepper to painter in about a week. The course combines online and in-person training sessions and aims to give technicians the knowledge and skills to be […]

Can You Believe This?! October 22, 2021

Toronto, Ontario — In this week’s Can You Believe This?! clip, bear witness to jacuzzi-bound transport trucks, forklift fiascos, tips on scooting around NYC traffic and much, much more!