Siding with Science: Craftsman Collision to require COVID vaccination for employees

Toronto, Ontario — In a first for Canadian collision franchises, Craftsman Collision has made the call to mandate COVID-19 vaccination for all employees. According to last week’s press release announcing the policy, all employees of the Craftsman Group, which includes Craftsman Collision, Distinctive Auto Works, MB  Autoworks, Craftsman Auto Glass, Wedge Clamp Systems and Craftsman […]

Crafting Community: Craftsman Collision helps raise more than $31K for wildfire relief

North Vancouver, British Columbia — A collision centre is nothing without the community it serves, Craftsman Collision knows this and that is why the MSO has been hard at work helping to raise more than $31,000 for wildfire relief in British Columbia. Craftsman launched a two-week matching fundraising campaign with the Canadian Red Cross in […]

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How Raj Johal’s passion paved his way to success BY MAX REID It may not seem like it these days, but the collision repair industry is very lucky. Few industries still allow room for the passion and personality that’s present in this field. Managers can build reflections of their values and ideals in the shops […]

Craftsman Collision and Pro Spot International

Over the past 2 months, Pro Spot International has been helping Craftsman Collision expand their aluminum repair capabilities. All of Craftsman Collision’s 43 locations are now qualified to repair aluminum vehicles. Pro Spot, through their distributor Color Compass, supplied all of the Craftsman shops with PR 5 riveting systems, Aluminum Dent Repair Stations, new Glue […]

Craftsman Collision raises nearly $34,000 at annual food drive

Craftsman Collision staff and Salvation Army mascot Sally Ann at this year's food drive. In total, the event raised $33,944.70 in donations this year.

By Tom Davis North Vancouver, British Columbia — October 4, 2017 — Craftsman Collision has announced the results of its annual day-long food drive. In total, the company helped to raise $33,944.70 in donations at this year’s event. “We are incredibly pleased with the results of the food drive and proud of all of our […]

Craftsman expands with two shops in Prince George

Two shops in Prince George, British Columbia have joined the Craftsman Collision family. Both will operate as Schultz-Craftsman Collision. Shown here are some of the team members from the new shops. Back row, from left: Mirsad Mujcin (Manager), Jack Galloway (Estimator) and Lee J. Leslie (Regional Manager - Northern BC). Front row: Marlene Matthews (CSR), David Verity (Assistant Manager) and Drene Callander (Bookkeeper).

By Tom Davis Prince George, British Columbia — October 2, 2017 — Craftsman Collision has expanded its portfolio of shops with the acquisition of Jack Schultz Autobody and Queensway Autobody. The two shops will operate under the name Schultz-Craftsman Collision and are located in the city of Prince George. They bring Craftsman’s total number of […]

Craftsman Collision aims to fill courtesy cars at annual food drive

Volunteers from Craftsman Collision, Save-On-Foods and the Salvation Army during the 'Make a Dent' food drive in 2016. Since 2009, Craftsman Collision has helped raise nearly $250,000 for the Salvation Army.

North Vancouver, British Columbia — September 24, 2017 — Craftsman Collision is once again teaming up with Save-On-Foods and the Salvation Army to host a day long food drive. This year’s event takes place on Saturday September 30, 2017. Craftsman Collision has pledged to match every item donated. For every can donated by a participating […]