Ralph D’Alessandro honoured as first Sikkens customer in North America

Ralph D'Alessandro, centre, with representatives of AkzoNobel, Treschak Enterprises and CSN-427 Auto Collision. D'Alessandro was recently honoured as the first Sikkens customer in North America.

By Mike Davey Toronto, Ontario — September 19, 2016 — Every long partnership starts with a single meeting. For CSN-427 Auto Collision and AkzoNobel, that meeting took place years ago, when a salesman named Mark Virsunen came to call on the facility’s founder, Ralph D’Alessandro. ​Ralph’s facility, 427 Auto Collision, became the first facility in […]

Innovation on display at Treschak Trade Show

A selection of photos from the Treschak Trade Show. Check out the gallery below for more!

By Mike Davey Oakville, Ontario — September 15, 2016 — New and innovative products were on display at the Treschak Trade Show, held at Otello’s Banquet and Convention Centre in Oakville, Ont., on September 15. A three-hour “Lunch and Learn” session preceded the trade show itself, headlined by Gerard J. Puccio, Department Chair and Professor […]

AkzoNobel’s Amjad Farah to present at Treschak Trade Show

Amjad Farah, Global OEM Key Account Manager of AkzoNobel Vehicle Refinishes, will present at the upcoming Treschak Trade Show.

Welland, Ontario — September 3, 2016 — Treschak Enterprises has announced another speaker for its upcoming trade show, taking place September 15 at Otello’s Convention Centre in Oakville, Ont.    The newly-announced speaker is Amjad Farah, Global OEM Key Account Manager of AkzoNobel Vehicle Refinishes. Farah has key responsibilities to work directly with OEM automotive […]

Unleashing creativity: Gerard Puccio to serve as keynote for Treschak Trade Show

Gerard Puccio, world-renowned expert on creative thinking, will serve as the keynote speaker at the Treschak Trade Show.

Welland, Ontario — August 30, 2016 — Treschak Enterprises has announced one of the keynote speakers for the company’s upcoming trade show. Gerard J. Puccio is Department Chair and Professor at the International Center for Studies in Creativity at SUNY – Buffalo State and Distinguished Visiting Scholar at Sheridan College, located in Oakville, Ont. For […]

Treschak Enterprises to host innovative trade show in September

Treschak Enterprises logo.

By Mike Pickford Oakville, Ontario — July 29, 2016 — Innovation enthusiasts from across southern Ontario will have the opportunity to see first hand some of the advances that have been made in the collision repair industry over the past year, as Treschak Enterprises prepares to host a September trade show. Centered on innovation and […]

Don Treschak named to AkzoNobel’s Distributor Council

AkzoNobel logo.

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. […]

Treschak Enterprises moves to expand warehouse

A view of the new warehouse being stocked. Treschak Enterprises had to move to a new location to expand.

By Jeff Sanford Welland, Ontario — January 11, 2016 — One of central Canada’s largest jobbers, Treschak Enterprises, has just announced it is moving to a new location. According to the company’s owner and founder Don Treschak, the business has outgrown its old location and needed a new warehouse. “We’re doubling the square footage,” said […]

Treschak Enterprises pioneers new supply management system

Treschak Enterprises pioneers new supply management system

By Jeff Sanford Welland, Ontario — June 25, 2015 — Supply firm Treschak Enterprises has pioneered the industry’s first “pull” inventory management system for collision repair centres. According to Jamie Treschak, son of the company’s founder, Don, the genius bit of innovative kit will save collision centres money and is finding eager acceptance as a […]