Future Figures: SEMA publishes 2023 Future Trends report

Toronto, Ontario — Proving they don’t just put on a great show in Las Vegas, the organization behind the annual SEMA show has unveiled its Future Trends report for 2023 this week, which dives deep into industry and economic outlooks, vehicle trends and lingering supply chain issues. First touching on the organization’s namesake sector, the […]

School in Session: Axalta and SATA partner to provide training at new Ontario location

Vaughan, Ontario — Axalta Coatings and SATA have announced a new training partnership, replacing the Axalta Training Center in Ajax, Ont. with Axalta Training at SATA Canada. According to Wednesday’s press release from Axalta, this partnership will provide Axalta and its refinishing customers access to the new SATA Ontario location,. Axalta refinish customers will have […]

Props to PPG: PPG ranked no.4 most admired chemical company, says Fortune list

Toronto, Ontario — There are companies like PPG—and there are companies that wish they were like PPG—companies that wish they too were being recognized for the fifteenth time on Fortune Magazine’s 2023 Most Admired Companies list, according to a Wednesday press release. The global automotive coatings manufacturer has long been a fixture on the publication’s […]

Friends and Forums: CCIF Toronto kicks off with networking reception

Toronto, Ontario — Members of the Canadian collision repair industry were together in Toronto last night as Canadian Collision Industry Forum (CCIF) kicked off its Toronto event. This marked the first year the event was held in Toronto since 2020. CCIF held events in Montreal and Vancouver in 2022, but pandemic restrictions prevented the organization […]