Trend Talk: CIECA’s Thursday webinar to cover current and forecasted industry trends

Toronto, Ontario — The Collision Industry Electronic Commerce Association (CIECA) is hosting a webinar tomorrow, where Bart Mazurek of Automotive Services Group (ASG) Consulting and Services for CCC Intelligent Solutions will cover current and forecasted trends for the collision industry. Mazurek will discuss economic trends, driving behaviours, repair metrics and automotive technologies that affect the […]

Good Results in All Regions: AkzoNobel publishes 2022 report with financial results

Amsterdam, The Netherlands ⁠— AkzoNobel unveiled its 2022 report on Wednesday, which details the company’s activities last year, including financial results and key business developments.  High energy costs and labour shortages continued to impact AkzoNobel’s vehicle refinish customers in 2022 while presenting the company with opportunities to support customers’ sustainability ambitions. Nonetheless, director of automotive […]

A Spectacular SEMA: Check out Collision Repair’s SEMA 2022 yearbook

Las Vegas, Nevada — Another SEMA Show has come and gone—but, oh, was it a triumphant one. The 2022 SEMA Show welcomed more than 1,900 exhibitors and 60,000 buyers—and the Canadian collision industry was certainly well represented. Events from North American paint and equipment suppliers and the annual AIA Canada Night kept Canadians in close […]

Canadian Connection: GMC Hummer EV undergoes cold-weather testing in northern Ontario

Kapuskasing, Ontario — The GMC Hummer EV will come with a tiny piece of Canada, as the vehicle’s cold-weather performance is being tested in northern Ontario. General Motors released a video of the upcoming electric Hummer in late March, wherein a white version of the pickup traversing snow-covered grounds in negative 32-degree weather. Approximately 800 […]

Tuesday Ticker: December 28, 2021

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— As we close out 2021, this week’s Tuesday Ticker is all about the top six automotive industry stocks to turn your eyes to⁠—or avoid at all costs⁠—in 2022.  Check out Collision Repair’s list of stocks to watch below!   Tesla Seems like a duh, right? Tesla has reached all-time heights in 2021, […]