The time to look for issues is before alignment, not during If you’re not looking for something, will you find it anyway? Sometimes. Maybe. More likely, maybe not. When it comes to collision repair, that’s a problem. For the customer, and for the repair shop. Missing things that could or should have been caught results […]


Success is not a straight path—ask Jamie Gray At the end of 2021, Assured Automotive presented Jamie Gray, a graduating student of Fanshawe College’s 310B Program, with the Jerome D’Silva Memorial Award. Typically, awards are given to those who perform best in their realm; and while Jamie did graduate with a 3.84 GPA, the chief […]


More than a partner—a collaborator in solutions Rexall Solutions was founded by Ryan Rahbar, who also serves as president of the company. Originally, the company focussed on manufacturing and distributing chemicals for research and Government labs in Canada but has since transitioned to offer a world of specialized solutions for a variety of industries. “Rexall […]


Sylvain Seguin (left) and Steve Leal are keen to increase Fix Network’s footprint across Canada. There are few career moments as exciting—and these days, as challenging—as taking over the top job at a company or organization. And when you are asked to spearhead the Canadian operations of one of the fastest growing global businesses, it […]

Think 24-Year-Olds Don’t Influence Insurance? Think Again

SPONSORED By Evan Davies, Chief Technology Officer, Solera The oldest members of Generation Z turn 24 years old this year. This generation came of age at time when companies like Amazon, Uber, and AirBnB are using AI to simplify purchasing, communicate directly with customers, and apply analytics to their business. Frankly, this generation may not remember […]

CUSMA Conversation: American Industries’ webinar on CUSMA and auto industry

Toronto, Ontario– American Industries will be producing a free webinar on Sept. 24 presented by trade experts and trailblazers in the auto industry.  The purpose of this webinar is to analyze the CUSMA’s Rules of Origin and Content and its impact on the auto industry as a whole. During the webinar, attendees will hear directly […]

Proactive amid Pandemic: CSN Lou’s participates in bi-weekly staff COVID testing

Calgary, Alberta ⁠— Collision repairers have been largely affected due to the lack of vehicle traffic on the roads; and with schools starting up and many parents heading back to work, staff at CSN Lou’s and Steven Dupont, Owner of CSN Lou’s, have decided to participate in bi-weekly COVID testing. “The idea of doing testing […]


BMW GROUP CANADA CERTIFIED COLLISON REPAIR CENTRE PROGRAM Training in the collision repair industry is essential at both the technician and shop level. It’s more than just knowing how to repair more complex vehicles. Today, technological advances are driving a distinct shift in technical requirements and moving things to the next level. Investing in the […]

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Owners of collision repair facilities run into many problems on a daily basis. Some are small and can be quickly dealt with—a dirty floor or a part that’s taking far too long to be delivered. Unfortunately, some challenges are not overcome so easily. One of these more hefty problems, which many shop owners consider the […]