BASF Automotive Refinish



United States
Fax: 248-304-5502
Contact: Sue Jaszkowski http://www.basfrefinish.com
Categories: Paint & Paint Products, Prep & Surface Products, Refinishing

Recent Products

BASF's Glasurit 90 Line Introduces New Color Boosters

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-11-2016

BASF’s Glasurit 90 Line automotive refinish has introduced eight new Color Advance Boosters that increase efficiency and performance for challenging red, blue and green colors. The boosters prov...

BASF Launches Norbin Brand in the US and Canada

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-28-2016

BASF Automotive Refinish announced it has launched Norbin, a new brand of products, in the U.S. and Canada. Norbin primers and clears are now available for purchase through BASF distributors. ...

BASF Portable Color Matching Tool

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 01-05-2012

BASF Automotive Refinish’s COLOR-MAXmobile2 solid color tool is compact and portable and provides 531 color chips that can be easily compared to the vehicle with up to five colors on a single swat...

Recent News

BASF Announces New Director of Refinish Sales

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-23-2018

BASF announced that it has named Troy Neuerburg as the new U.S. sales director for Automotive Refinish. Neuerburg has been a BASF employee since 2016, working as a sales zone manager with respon...

BASF 2018-2019 Auto Color Trends Inspired by Future Mobility

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-20-2018

BASF has released its 2018-2019 Automotive Color Trends theme. The theme, "Keep it Real," was chosen because of focus on innovations in artificial intelligence and autonomous driving, making the ...

BASF Names Micro Distributor of the Year

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-08-2018

BASF Automotive Refinish has named Micro Auto Paint & Supplies (Micro) its 2017 Distributor of the Year at the annual ColorSource conference. Approximately 135 single-line distribution partner...

BASF Named a General Motors Supplier of the Year for 13th Time

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-08-2018

General Motors named BASF a 2017 Supplier of the Year, marking the 13th time since 2002 that BASF has received the honor. The award goes to suppliers that distinguish themselves by meeting perf...

BASF Expands Single-Line Distribution with New Stores in New Jersey, Pennsylvania

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-04-2018

BASF Automotive Refinish continues to add distribution locations with its single-line ColorSource partners. Matthew’s Auto Supplies recently opened a third ColorSource store, in Washington, N...

BASF Expert to Discuss OEM Influence on Collision Repair Industry in Webinar for Refinish Distributors Alliance Customers

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-23-2018

At the request of the Refinish Distributors Alliance (RDA), Jeff Wildman, manager of OEM and industry relations for BASF, will present a webinar called “The Increasing Influence of OEMs on the C...

BASF to Bring Bogi Lateiner, Female-Built Chevy Montage to 2018 Women’s Industry Network Conference

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-19-2018

Bogi Lateiner of Bogi’s Garage and Velocity’s “All Girls Garage” will be at the 2018 Women’s Industry Network (WIN) Conference in Indianapolis. BASF is sponsoring Lateiner’s appe...

BASF Color Ideation Vehicle Wins Big at Goodguys Del Mar

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-11-2018

BASF announced that the 1940 Ford Convertible, “Lucille,” a Goolsby Customs build and owned by Debbie Walls and coated with BASF Glasurit 55 Line in a custom color, “Glasurit Cabernet, Gools...

BASF VisionPLUS University Course to Focus on Pre-Repair Planning, Scheduling

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-10-2017

VisionPLUS University, BASF’s series of seminars and workshops for body shops, will hold an Advanced Production Management class June 6 at the Audi Training Center in Ashburn, Va. Geared towa...

BASF Set to Dazzle With Cars, Colors and Business Solutions at SEMA

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-17-2016

BASF Automotive Refinish revs up to make a colorful splash at the 2016 SEMA show in Las Vegas when it unveils the latest in restyled and custom vehicles, new color offerings, advanced business sol...

Refinish Expert from North America Wins Two Awards at International R-M Best Painter Contest

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-10-2016

  BASF announced that Canadian automotive refinish painter Myles Veljacic took home third place and was named the most sustainable painter in the international R-M Best Painter Contest. Th...

Fitzgerald Auto Group Celebrates Golden Anniversary with BASF

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-06-2016

BASF announced that the Fitzgerald Auto Group, started by Jim and Jean Fitzgerald in 1966, has celebrated its golden anniversary with the paint manufacturer. Now with two locations – Monroeville and...

BASF Supplies 37 Custom Colors to Jaguar Land Rover Special Vehicle Operations

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-06-2016

BASF announced that its collaboration with Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is expanding globally in that it will supply 37 unique colors for the Jaguar Land Rover Special Vehicle Operations for 2017 mode...

BASF Automotive Refinish Expands Distribution in California

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-23-2016

Industrial Finishes & Systems, Inc., has expanded its distribution of BASF Automotive Refinish paint brands (Glasurit, R-M and Limco) to Northern California. The location in Concord, Calif., r...

BASF Automotive Refinish Expands Distribution in Florida

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-20-2016

BASF distributor Albert Kemperle, Inc., has expanded its distribution of BASF Automotive Refinish paint brands Glasurit, R-M and Limco in Florida. The new location in Fort Myers, Fla., opened last...

BASF Sponsors Repairer Driven Education Series at SEMA

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-16-2016

For the seventh consecutive year, BASF Automotive Refinish is a Masters + OEM Level Sponsor of the Repairer Driven Education (RDE) Series at the SEMA Show. “BASF has always placed a clear em...

BASF Automotive Refinish Expands Distribution in Denver

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-14-2016

Capital Paint & Refinish, a BASF ColorSource distributor, has expanded its distribution of BASF Automotive Refinish paint brands (Glasurit, R-M and Limco) into the Denver metropolitan area and...

R-M Sponsors 'Back to the Bricks' for Second Year

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-31-2016

BASF’s R-M automotive refinish paint brand recently served as the Platinum Sponsor for the Back to the Bricks car show in Flint, Mich., for the second year in a row. With more than 4,000 vehicle...

American Honda and Acura Approve BASF Automotive Refinish Paint for All Warranty Repairs in US

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-30-2016

American Honda Motor Co., Inc., has approved BASF’s Glasurit and R-M Automotive Refinish paints for its warranty and goodwill repairs. This is the first time American Honda has issued a service b...

BASF Automotive Refinish Hires Marvin Gillfillan

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-29-2016

Marvin Gillfillan has joined BASF as vice president, Automotive Refinish Solutions, North America at its Southfield, Mich., location. “Marvin brings a wealth of global experience and knowledg...

BASF Automotive Refinish Continues 25-Year Partnership with CARSTAR

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-25-2016

BASF Automotive Refinish has signed an agreement with Driven Brands, extending its 25-year relationship with CARSTAR North America. As a preferred partner, BASF will continue to provide CARSTAR shops ...

BASF Accepting Entries for 2nd Annual Glasurit Best Paint Award

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-10-2016

Glasurit Automotive Refinishes will honor outstanding excellence in painting during the 2nd annual Glasurit Best Paint Award, judged and presented by the legendary Chip Foose. Vehicles must be on disp...

BASF to Sponsor MSO Symposium at NACE | CARS 2016

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-08-2016

BASF is returning to the NACE | CARS Expo & Conference for the fifth year as a sponsor of the MSO Symposium – a popular and exclusive educational event drawing attendance from multi-shop ope...

Toyota Names Connecticut BASF Glasurit Shop Certified Collision Center of the Year

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-03-2016

A-1 Toyota, a BASF Glasurit shop in New Haven, Conn., has won the Toyota Certified Collision Center of the Year award. This marks the first time a Toyota dealer from the Northeast has received the...

BASF Boosts Research and Development for Automotive Coatings in Asia Pacific

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-27-2016

BASF is stepping up its regional research and development (R&D) activities for automotive coatings at the BASF Innovation Campus Asia Pacific in Shanghai, China. At the new state-of-the-art co...

BASF to Bring Chip Foose to CARSTAR Conference

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-05-2016

BASF Automotive Refinish announced it is bringing Chip Foose, world-renowned restoration expert, to the 2016 CARSTAR conference July 9-11 in New Orleans. In addition, BASF is a Gold Sponsor of CAR...

BASF Provides Exclusive Advanced Training for Bentley Motors

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-14-2016

BASF Automotive Refinish is conducting its annual Bentley training at two of its competence centers in the U.S. The three-day advanced course is being held in Houston June 14-16 and in Buena Park, Cal...

Chip Foose and KC Mathieu Demonstrate Dueling Spray Guns at BASF Automotive Refinish Open House

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-14-2016

Chris Toomey, BASF senior vice president, Coatings Solutions North America, welcomed guests and hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for BASF’s new Houston competence center along with members of th...

BASF Participates in R-M Best Painter Contest

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-14-2016

For the first time, BASF Corporation will participate in the R-M Best Painter Contest, with Brandon Rixse of Thomas E. Brown, Inc., representing the company. Rixse will travel to R-M global headqu...

BASF Glasurit-Painted Nissan GT-R Aims to Raise Awareness for Kidney Cancer

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-13-2016

Andrew Lee was diagnosed with a rare and incurable kidney cancer last year when he was just 19. He is using his customized 2015 Nissan GT-R as a way to bring attention to kidney cancer and is unve...

BASF Glasurit and R-M Automotive Refinish Products Receive Global GM Approval for 21st Time

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-08-2016

General Motors paint engineering reviewed and approved BASF’s comprehensive standardized test process for its Glasurit and R-M automotive refinish materials. All products tested received approva...

BASF Coatings Division Releases Upcoming Automotive Color Trends

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-16-2016

BASF’s Coatings division has announced its up-and-coming colors of automotive design. The overarching theme for this year’s collection of 65 colors is “Parallax,” a concept where objects ...

BASF Wins Ohio Chemistry Technology Council Excellence Award

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-12-2016

The BASF Whitehouse, Ohio, site has received the Eagle Award for Excellence for its exceptional performance in environmental, health, safety and security from the Ohio Chemistry Technology Council...

BASF Names WASCO Distributor of the Year

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-06-2016

BASF Automotive Refinish has awarded its 2015 ColorSource Distributor of the Year award to Wholesale Automotive Suppliers of Columbus (WASCO) at its recent annual ColorSource conference held in Cl...

BASF Names Colortone Automotive Paints Distributor of the Year

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-07-2015

BASF’s Automotive Refinish business recently awarded its 2014 ColorSource Distributor of the Year Award to Colortone Automotive Paints at its annual ColorSource Conference. “The Los Angeles mar...

BASF Automotive Refinish Awards Employee and Salesperson of the Year

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-27-2015

BASF Automotive Refinish presented its Employee and Salesperson of the Year awards at its recent 2015 North America Team Meeting. This marks the first time BASF Automotive Refinish has named an...

BASF Coatings Receives iF Design Award

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-24-2015

BASF’s Global Color Designers received the internationally renowned iF Design Award for the current edition of its Global trend book, “Under the Radar.” The trend book is published exclus...

GM Names BASF 2014 Supplier of the Year

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-20-2015

BASF received General Motors’ (GM) Supplier of the Year Award for the 10th time in the past 13 years. The award was presented to Joe Schmondiuk, BASF's vice president of global accounts, during ...

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BendPak, Inc.



United States
Fax: 805-529-2909
Contact: Jeff Kritzerhttp://www.bendpak.com
Categories: Air Supply Systems, Compressed Air Systems, Lifts & Jacks, Refinishing, Repair, Service Equipment, Storage

Recent Products

Low-Rise Lift

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 01-20-2014

BendPak’s LR-5T is a 10,000-pound capacity low-rise lift that accommodates passenger cars and trucks. It features specialty adapters, wider drive-over capability and increased lifting capacity. ...

Work More Comfortably

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-15-2013

BendPak/Ranger's TS-150 Height Adjustable Tire Spreader quickly lifts tires to a convenient work height to make repairs more comfortable for the technician. The heavy-duty rollers permit tires to ...

Easily Locate BendPak/Ranger Service Center

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 11-01-2012

BendPak's enhanced ClickServe Web-based platform allows customers to locate a local BendPak or Ranger service center by navigating to the ClickServe website and entering their U.S. or Canadian ZIP...

Recent News

BendPak Set to Begin Construction on New Facility in Early 2018

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-24-2017

BendPak Inc. is set to expand for the second year in a row with a 50,000-plus square-foot facility. The move comes on the heels of a massive expansion just months prior and marks a new chapter for B...

BendPak Expands with 70,000-Square-Foot Shipping and Receiving Facility

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-03-2017

After nearly seven months of construction, BendPak celebrated the grand opening of its new 70,000-square-foot shipping and receiving facility, which is one block from BendPak’s main headquarters...

BendPak Begins Construction of New Facility

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-22-2014

BendPak Inc. has announced the groundbreaking of a 67,000-square-foot multipurpose warehouse and shipping center located on 3.7 acres of land in Santa Paula, Calif. The new facility will further expan...

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Blair Equipment Co.

3001 Hougen Dr
Swartz Creek MI 48473
US
Phone: 800-426-7818Fax: 810-635-8277
Categories: Hand Tools, Paint-Mixing Systems, Refinishing, Repair

Recent Products

Blair Introduces ROTABROACH Combo Kit

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-13-2016

Blair Equipment Co., Inc., producers of precision sheet metal holemaking tools and spotweld cutters that are used in automotive body repairs, fabrication and restoration, introduces a new Rotabroa...

Drill Holes with Ease

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-19-2012

Blair Equipment Co., Inc. has released two new Rotabroach Master Kits. Each of the new kits are an all-in-one set containing 16 different sizes of Rotabroach Cutters for drilling holes in materials up...

High-Torque Spotweld Drill

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-01-2011

The Enforcer Spotweld Drill (Part No. 11300) is a pneumatic powered spotweld drill that removes spotwelds in seconds with minimal effort. It can remove spotwelds in all types of automotive materials a...

Hole Cutter Kit

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 12-04-2009

Blair Rotabroach Cutters are available in a 15-piece kit that’s perfect for every tool box. They make holes three times faster and last 10 times longer than twist drills or hole saws. Designed f...

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Blowtherm Spa



United States
Fax: 049-930-1471
Contact: Mark Millerhttp://www.blowtherm-usa.com
Categories: Air Supply Systems, Booth Accessories, Drying & Curing Lights/Systems, Prepstations, Refinishing, Spraybooths, Prep Stations & Related Equipment

Recent Products

New "ZONED" Air Speed from Blowtherm-USA

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-17-2015

To facilitate the use of waterborne paint finishes, Blowtherm has just announced a new system, "ZONED AIR SPEED," which increases the air velocity up to six times when compared with fan type or nozzle...

Recent News

Blowtherm Invites Collision Repairers to Check Out New Air Speed System at SEMA

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-22-2013

Blowtherm is inviting collision repairers to stop by Booth 11379 at the SEMA Show to check out its all-new Air Speed system designed to facilitate the use of waterborne finishes. Air Speed increase...

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B-TEC Systems / B-TEC USA, LLC

13769 East Lupine Avenue
Scottsdale Arizona 85259
United States
Fax: 480-621-5948Phone: 480-621-5304
Categories: Booth Accessories, Clean Air/Shop Environment, Cleaning & Recovery, Compressed Air Systems, Detail Products & Cleaners, Drying & Curing Lights/Systems, Paint & Paint Products, Paint-Mixing Systems, Prep & Surface Products, Prep Equipment, Prepstations, Shop Management & Operations, Spray Guns & Painting, Spraybooths, Prep Stations & Related Equipment

Recent Products

B-TEC Systems Introduces High-Speed Dryer for Spray-Outs

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 12-18-2015

The ST-01 Paint Sample Dryer is designed to produce rapid drying of both waterborne basecoats and urethane clears and single-stage coatings. The ST-01 can use infrared, air movement or both to obt...

B-TEC Systems Unveils New Infrared Curing Equipment Range

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-28-2015

A new range of short-wave infrared equipment is being introduced in the U.S. The B-TEC Systems infrared range has been highly successful in Europe and will now be available to American customers. The ...

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Beacon Industries, Inc.

Categories: Drying & Curing Lights/Systems, Refinishing

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Becca Inc.

Categories: Cleaning & Recovery, Gun Parts, Refinishing

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Bernardo Ecenarro S.A. (BESA)

Categories: Paint & Paint Products, Refinishing

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Bienvenue Marketing Inc.



Phone: (450) 521-8110
Contact: Francois Bienvenuehttp://www.bienvenuemarketing.com
Categories: Advertising & Marketing Services, Compressed Air Systems, Spray Guns & Painting

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Boge America, Inc.



US
Fax: 770-770-8741
Categories: Compressed Air Systems, Refinishing

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Bonny Marlin, Inc.



US
Fax: 410-741-3220
Categories: Refinishing, Spray Guns & Painting

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BoothFilterStore.com LLC



United States
Contact: Judy Prahl http://www.boothfilterstore.com

Brut Manufacturing



US
Fax: 330-833-6513
Contact: Dolores Schmidt http://www.brutmfg.com[email protected]

Buff and Shine Mfg.



US
Fax: 310-886-5099
Categories: Detail Equipment, Detail Products & Cleaners, Refinishing

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