PPG recognizes Painters Supply with Platinum Distributor of the Year award

PPG and Painters Supply & Equipment Company representatives celebrate the 2017 Platinum Distributor of the Year Award.

By CRM Staff   Strongsville, Ohio — March 29, 2018 — PPG has announced the recipient of its Platinum Distributor of the Year award, Painters Supply (PSE), in a new press release. The award was presented by John Parran, director of the Platinum Distributor program, PPG, during its annual conference in February, which brings together […]

Uni-Select acquires Annex Group through US subsidiary

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By Mike Davey Boucherville, Quebec — April 6, 2016 — Uni-Select has continued its recent acquisition drive, this time picking up Annex Group through its US subsidiary Finish Master. Annex Group was founded in 1983 and specializes in the automotive, commercial fleet, marine, architectural and the industrial segments. The company operates in Washington and California. […]

Dominion Sure Seal named exclusive Canadian distributor of JTAPE

Dominion Sure Seal has brought the JTAPE line to Canada.

Mississauga, Ontario — March 16, 2016 — Dominion Sure Seal is now the exclusive Canadian distributor of UK based JTAPE automotive aftermarket products. Dominion Sure Seal manufactures automotive sealants, adhesives and coatings. A statement from the company says that JTAPE’s masking solutions are “a perfect complement to Dominion Sure Seal’s existing range of collision repair […]

Don Treschak named to AkzoNobel’s Distributor Council

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Troy, Michigan — February 15, 2016 — Don Treschak of Treschak Enterprises has been named to AkzoNobel’s Vehicle Refinishes 2016 Distributor Council. Members of the Distributor Council are drawn from AkzoNobel’s distribution network to assist the company in establishing frameworks for business practices as well as providing inspiration for creating new polices, products and programs. […]

Uni-Select acquires distributors in Ontario and BC

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Boucherville, Québec — December 21, 2015 — Uni-Select appears to be on something of an acquisition drive. Collision Repair magazine recently reported on the acquisition of Refinish Solutions through Uni-Select’s subsidiary FinishMaster, and the company has just announced that it has completed the acquisition of the remaining 50 percent equity interest of Colwood-Langford Auto Supply and […]

Color Compass receives Pro Spot Distributor of the Year award

Russell Duncan (centre), Color Compass Corporation's Equipment Specialist, accepting the award from Art Ewing of Pro Spot Canada and Ron Olsson, President of Pro Spot International.

By Mike Davey Vancouver, British Columbia — November 12, 2015 — Color Compass Corporation has received the Pro Spot International Distributor of the Year award, presented at the 2015 SEMA Show. In essence, this award is given to the distributor who sold the most Pro Spot product in the last year, but there’s much more to […]