Master at the MSO: Dean Fisher appointed master of ceremonies for 2022 MSO Symposium

Nevada, Las Vegas – On Friday, the Automotive Service Association (ASA) and its board of directors announced that Dean Fisher, president of Driven Brands will serve as the master of ceremonies for the 2022 MSO Symposium. Fisher, the owner of multiple automotive-related companies brings over 50 years of industry experience to the conference. He is […]

Glass Acts: Driven Glass makes award-winning debut at Auto Glass Week in Texas

San Antonio, Texas — As one of the fastest growing companies currently operating in the auto glass repair industry, it only makes sense that Driven Glass stole the show last week at Auto Glass Week in San Antonio. As earlier reported by Collision Repair, Driven Glass president Mars Shah took the stage on the show’s […]

Glass is in Session: Driven Glass to present at Auto Glass Week in Texas on Friday

San Antonio, Texas — Driven Brands will be making its debut appearance at Auto Glass Week in San Antonio, Texas this week, as the global automotive consolidator prepares to show off its impressive expansion into the auto glass sector at this year’s event. Representatives from Driven Glass will on scene at the Henry B. González […]

Driving On: Driven Brands becomes second-largest auto glass player in the U.S.

North Carolina, United States – Driven Brands Holdings has acquired Auto Glass Fitters, intensifying the company’s East Coast presence in auto glass services and adding to its mobile capabilities. Now part of Driven Brands, Auto Glass Fitters will have access to robust shared service capabilities like data analytics, direct-to-consumer marketing, procurement, and commercial customer relationship […]

A-OK: Driven Brands acquires fifth glass company, Florida’s K&K Glass

North Carolina, United States – On July 7, Driven Brands announced its acquisition of the Florida-based K&K Glass. This marks the fifth foray into the auto glass market. According to a press release from Driven Brands, K&K Glass boasts more than 100 mobile glass repair vans and 20 warehouses in the Florida area. “We are […]

Boost It: Uniban hosts annual convention in Mont-Tremblant, Que.

Mont-Tremblant, Quebec —Uniban Canada held its annual Boost Convention last weekend, hosting its franchise partners and attendees in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec. By the time this year’s Uniban Canada Boost Convention closed on Saturday night, the company’s said its franchise partners were ready to take the theme to heart, return to their glass centres and apply their […]

Meetings in Monaco: Michael Macaluso on industry challenges and focus at Driven Brands

Monte-Carlo, Monaco — International Bodyshop Industry Symposium (IBIS) delegates gathered in Monaco last week–and Collision Repair mag caught all the action. While enjoying the luxury views of the Cote d’Azur, we chatted with Michael Macaluso, group president of Paint, collision and glass for Driven Brands, to hear what the company has been up to and […]

A Price on Perfection: Driven Brands acquires Indiana-based Perfection Auto Glass

Indianapolis, Indiana — Driven Brands is continuing its conquest of the U.S. glass repair market as the automotive aftermarket giant announced the acquisition of Indiana-based Perfection Auto Glass on Thursday. This deal marks Driven’s fourth auto glass repair acquisition in the U.S., following the company’s purchase of All-Star Glass and its 30 locations in late […]

All Star Acquisition: Driven Brands acquires U.S.-based All Star Glass

Charlotte, North Carolina — Driven Brands Holdings Inc. has announced the acquisition of U.S.-based auto glass repair chain, All Star Glass, on Friday. It was 40 years ago Sam Scharaga founded All Star Glass, a company that would go on to become the largest family-owned auto glass company in the United States, a fact that […]

Driving Up Business: Driven Brands reports 42 percent Q1 revenue growth from last year

Toronto, Ontario — Driven Brands reported on Wednesday that company revenue saw a 42 percent boost in the first quarter of this financial year. That 42 percent equates to $468.3 million in new revenue versus last year. The company also reported that system-wide sales hit $1.3 billion, which represents 26 percent growth when compared to […]