Amazon invests in electric pickup truck startup — Rivian

By CRM staff Toronto, Ontario – February 19, 2019 –- Rivian, a Michigan-based electric pickup truck manufacturer and a potential Tesla rival announced that Amazon will be leading an investment round of $700 million in its startup. The announcement was made on Friday and cleared the rumors, for now, that General Motors was also going […]

Amazon invests in autonomous technology startup

By CRM Staff Toronto, Ontario — February 11, 2019 — Amazon has expanded its autonomous footprint. The technology company announced Friday that it has invested in Aurora, a Silicon Valley startup that develops technology to power completely autonomous vehicles. “Autonomous technology has the potential to help make the jobs of our employees and partners safer and more productive, whether […]

Tuesday Ticker: Will Amazon move beyond parts and into repair?

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By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — August 7, 2017 — This week’s Tuesday Ticker looks at earning reports from LKQ and AkzoNobel, how stock in 3M rose 16 percent in the last year, how Amazon may soon branch out from parts and into selling auto service and much, much more! LKQ LKQ Corporation released its […]

Jay Perry’s book cracks Amazon’s best-seller lists

Success Manifesto, co-authored by Collision Repair magazine Jay Perry, has cracked several Amazone best-seller lists.

Toronto, Ontario — October 4, 2016 — Jay Perry’s book, Success Manifesto, has made it into the best-seller lists. In fact, the book make it onto the lists in four different categories on the first day of its release. Readers of Collision Repair magazine likely know Perry best as the author of his regular […]