Setting the Course: Applications for 2023 CCIF Steering Committee now open

Toronto, Ontario — Are you a member of Canada’s automotive aftermarket with a vision for the direction you would like to see our industry head in? CCIF has announced that seats on the 2023 Steering Committee are now open to all stakeholder groups. The committee is currently looking for applicants to fill the positions of […]

Friends and Forums: CCIF Vancouver ‘a well-run success,’ says Collision Repair columnist

Vancouver, British Columbia — The Canadian collision repair industry is hot off the heels of yet another successful Canadian Collision Industry Forum (CCIF), full of networking, new products and presentations from the aftermarket’s biggest names live from Vancouver, including frequent Collision Repair columnist, Stefano Liessi. Liessi, a featured CCIF speaker this time around and a […]

Down in V-town: CCIF Vancouver starts today

Vancouver, British Columbia — Today is the first day of the two-day long CCIF Vancouver forum at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel, and registration is still open at the time of publication. Packed with presentations from Axalta, Simplicity Car Care, Enterprise Holdings, as well as a talk from frequent Collision Repair contributor, Stefano Liessi, CCIF […]

Specialty Showcase: SEMA 2022 to feature more EV exhibitions

Nevada, United States — Get your toolkits and suitcases ready: this year’s SEMA 2022 show boasts more exhibitions addressing the automotive market’s shift towards electric vehicles (EVs) than ever before. According to the 2022 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) market report, aftermarket support for the electric market is a prime area for growth. Points of […]

Pacific Coast Party: CCIF Vancouver early bird tickets on sale now

Vancouver, British Columbia — Be sure to save some of your industry trade show enthusiasm for the fall season because early bird tickets are now on sale for CCIF Vancouver, scheduled for Oct. 6 to 7 at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel. This year’s show kicks off on Thursday with a workshop, followed by a […]

In Case You Missed It: Industry gathers at CCIF Montreal

Montreal, Quebec — Last week hundreds of representatives from the sector gathered for the first in-person Canadian Collision Industry Forum in two years, four months and three days—not that anyone was counting. CCIF chairman Paul Prochilo said all verticals of the industry were represented at CCIF Montreal. He said 51 percent of attendees identified as […]

See You at CCIF: Say hi to Collision Repair mag at CCIF Montréal

Montreal, Québec — The time is finally here; tonight, stakeholders from across the sector will embark on the Montréal Airport Marriott In-Terminal hotel for the Canadian Collision Industry Forum (CCIF)’s first event in two years. The event kicks off on Thursday night with a French-led workshop on learning kata improvement and coaching practices, followed by a networking […]

Meet in Montreal: Last chance to register for CCIF Montréal

Montréal, Québec — Time to register for the Canadian Collision Industry Forum (CCIF) Montréal is running out! Scheduled for next Thursday, June 2, and Friday, June 3, the event marks the first The event kicks off on Thursday with a networking reception in the evening and continues the next day with a full-day meeting agenda […]