Consolidated Dealers to hold paint profitability seminars

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Toronto, Ontario — February 12, 2017 — Consolidated Dealers Co-Op has announced it will hold Paint and Material Profitability Seminars in the Ottawa and Toronto areas. The seminars are presented by BASF, Consolidated Dealers and CCS. The course centers on how to analyze the factors that influence a collision centre’s profitability regarding paints and materials. […]

CIIA to hold evening workshops across Ontario

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By Mike Davey Hamilton, Ontario — April 18, 2016 — A new series of evening workshops commences in May, focusing on profitability and the top 10 things that can go wrong at body shops when it comes to health and safety. The workshops will take place in numerous communities across Ontario and are being presented […]

Automated inventory control system launched by icoat

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By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — February 22, 2016 — The collision repair industry continues to delve deeper into the digital world. Wayne Brady, CEO of icoat, has announced his company is offering a new cloud-based inventory control system for collision repair facilities. “We have launched our fully-automated collision inventory system in Canada,” said Brady […]

BASF to focus on profitability with SEMA seminars

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Southfield, Michigan — October 7, 2015 — Managing a repair shop is a demanding business. At this year’s Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show, BASF is offering seminars that the company says will help shop owners better manage their business. SEMA takes place from November 3 to 6 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The […]

Guild 21 looks at a triple approach to the bottom line

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Toronto, Ontario — October 7, 2015 — It all comes down to the bottom line, but there might be multiple ways to get there. Guild 21 will host a conference that invites repairers to reconsider traditional payment structures. The call takes place Thursday, October 8 at 2 p.m. EST and features Michael Shesterkin of What’s […]