Now with NAPA: Pièces d’auto Lacroix to become NAPA associate

Laval, Quebec — Pièces d’auto Lacroix will now operate as a NAPA Auto Parts associate. The parts retailer and distributor, run by brothers Dany and Kevin Lacroix, were formerly with Uni-Select. The company’s five locations(Laval, Saint-Eustache, Terrebonne, Boisbriand, and Mirabel) will switch to being a part of the NAPA brand on September 26. UAP’s press […]

For Your Amusement: PPG selected preferred paint supplier agreement with Six Flags

Toronto, Ontario — PPG recently announced a five-year preferred paint supplier agreement with Six Flags Entertainment Corporation, the world’s largest regional theme park company and largest operator of waterparks in North America.  Six Flags has 27 locations across the United States, Canada, and Mexico, housing hundreds of world-class roller coasters and attractions. The PPG paint […]

Need a Lift?: CSN BC Collisions purchased by Lift Auto Group

Burnaby, B.C. — Lift Auto Group continues to expand by acquiring another collision centre under the CSN banner, and CSN BC Collisions is the most recent acquisition completed by Lift.  The transaction is positioned to benefit CSN, Lift, and the customers that call Burnaby, British Columbia home, say the companies.  “Lift is pleased to have acquired […]

Eyes on ADAS: AirPro Diagnostics and Spanesi Americas announce exclusive agreement

Jacksonville, Florida ⁠— AirPro Diagnostics and Spanesi Americas have announced an exclusive agreement that will see AirPro’s suite of diagnostic and ADAS calibration services provided to current and prospective customers of Spanesi Americas, as part of the company’s Spanesi 360 offering. “Spanesi has experienced tremendous growth in the collision repair community in North America and […]

ADAS Acquisitions: asTech acquires Red EU and Red Autocentres

New York, New York – asTech, a portfolio company under Kinderhook Industries announced the acquisition of Red Limited and Red Autocentres yesterday. Red Limited is a distributor of aftermarket electronic devices designed to run diagnostic tests and calibration services on advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS). Red Autocentres provides automotive diagnostics, calibration and programming services for […]

Staying Intact: Intact Insurance approved for joint acquisition of RSA

Toronto, Ontario – Intact Insurance has gained approval to move forward with its acquisition of UK-based insurer RSA, according to a report from Wednesday. In November, Intact announced the completion of a $3.2 billion capital raise ahead of the transaction with RSA and a majority of RSA shareholders voted to approve the acquisition. RSA’s acquisition […]