Welcomes of the Week: CARSTAR Kitchener Centre

Kitchener, Ontario — The CARSTAR Canada Network has announced the opening of a new location in Kitchener, Ontario at 1620 King Street East. Michael Leung, owner of CARSTAR Kitchener Centre, has managed a collision repair shop since 1981, building a successful career of more than 40 years in the auto body and collision industry. After […]

Simplicity Car Care expands to Etobicoke

Paul Prochilo, CEO of Simplicity Car Care; Nick Polizos of Simplicity Etobicoke; Domenic Ieraci, President of Simplicity Car CarePaul Prochilo, CEO of Simplicity Car Care; Nick Polizos of Simplicity Etobicoke; Domenic Ieraci, President of Simplicity Car Care.

By CRM Staff Etobicoke, Ontario — February 8, 2018 — A recent announcement from Simplicity Car Care revealed that their network has expanded to a new location in Etobicoke, Ontario. The shop is a family run business, with owner Nick Polizos and his father taking care of things in the shop while Polizos’s wife and sister […]

Ribbon Cutting for CTC Markham: GM opens Canada’s largest auto tech hub

GM Canada's CTC Markham, the country's largest automotive software centre, opened on Friday

By CRM Staff Markham, Ontario  — January 22, 2018 — On Friday, General Motors Canada officially opened the Canadian Technical Centre (CTC) Markham. Expected to employ more than 700 staff members, the site will focus its efforts on software development for active safety, in-car infotainment systems self-driving vehicle controls. “CTC Markham represents a new kind […]

Fix Auto expands in Alberta with Nanton opening

By CRM Staff Nanton, Alberta — January 16, 2018 — Fix Auto has expanded in Alberta with the opening of a new location for Morley Barnaby in Nanton. The shop follows Barnaby’s first facility in Okotoks, Alberta.  “We strive to give our customers the best experience possible by providing repairs that we, and our customers, […]

Fix Auto Centre-Ville hosts grand opening event

The team from Fix Auto Centre-Ville. The facility recently held a grand opening event.

Montreal, Quebec — October 13, 2016 — Fix Auto Centre-Ville is officially open for business. Carlos Salsa, the facility’s owner, and his team celebrated the official grand opening with an evening cocktail event. This is the third Fix Auto location for Salsa. His first Fix Auto facility—Fix Auto Verdun—opened in 1992. The new shop, Fix […]

Rick Upham opens new CARSTAR Express in Truro

The new CARSTAR Express in Truro, Nova Scotia.

Hamilton, Ontario — October 10, 2016 — CARSTAR has announced the opening of another Express location, this time in Truro, Nova Scotia. CARSTAR Express Truro is owned by multi-CARSTAR store owner Rick Upham. Upham has been part of the CARSTAR network for over 12 years. “I originally joined CARSTAR because of the people,” said Upham. […]

Fix Auto Canada welcomes another Calgary shop to its network

Fix Auto Canada expanded its presence in Calgary for the second time in as many days with the addition of Fix Auto Calgary Peigan to its network.

Calgary, Alberta — September 29, 2016 — For the second time in as many days Fix Auto Canada has bolstered its presence in the Calgary market following the addition of Fix Auto Calgary Peigan to its ever-growing network. Owned and operated by Andy Jeffs, Fix Auto Calgary Peigan accompanies its fellow ‘Stampede City’ site Fix […]

CARSTAR Sudbury Kingsway hosts Grand Opening

Ready to welcome visitors to the grand opening event of CARSTAR Sudbury Kingsway.

By Jeff Sanford Sudbury, Ontario — September 22, 2015 — Sudbury is home to a new collision repair facility, CARSTAR Sudbury Kingsway. The store is part of a local MSO run by Tony and Gianna Nero. Sudbury Kingsway is the fourth store for the couple. It joins a thriving chain that includes the existing stores, […]