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Phone: 1 800-322-5651Fax: 773-978-1012 8614 S COMMERCIAL AVE
CHICAGO Illinois 60617

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Chief Automotive Technologies

Contact: Mike DiLorenzohttps://chieftechnology.com/

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New Chief Meridian Align System Brings Wheel Alignment In-house

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 04-17-2018

The new Chief Meridian Align system allows collision repair shops to take more control over their cycle times and profitability, easily bringing wheel alignment services in-house with no bay reconfi...

Protect Techs from Welding Fumes with Chief Fume Extractor

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 10-10-2016

There are many elements present in the weld plume, including zinc, iron, aluminum and nickel, but the real health threats are manganese and chromium. Although OSHA enforces exposure limits for each in...

Chief Unveils Goliath Frame Rack

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 09-26-2016

The American love affair with trucks continues, with sales of pickups outpacing declining car sales month after month. Through August 2016, sales of light-duty trucks are up 8 percent year-over-year, ...

Chief Introduces Computerized Measuring System for Heavy-Duty Collision Repair

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 09-14-2016

Chief’s new Cam Scan HD is the first computerized measuring system in North America designed to identify and document all collision damage on heavy-duty vehicles, including trucks and buses. It...

Globaljig Presented by Chief Introduces Light-Duty Quick Pull Bench

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 07-13-2016

The new Globaljig Presented by Chief Quick Pull scissor lift bench is designed to handle most sheet metal and other light-duty pulling jobs right in the bay – keeping the frame bench free for larg...

Globaljig Presented by Chief Unveils New Mobile System Bench Package

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 06-08-2016

The new Globaljig Presented by Chief Mobile System bench package provides collision repair shops with a faster way to load a car, and the mobility to move the job throughout the shop without havin...

Globaljig Presented by Chief Unveils the Koala Bench

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-20-2016

Globaljig Presented by Chief has introduced the Koala bench. While it has a compact size, it’s versatile enough to handle most of the structural work that comes through a typical collision repair sh...

Chief Introduces Squeeze-Type Resistance Inverter Spot Welder

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-13-2016

Chief has introduced an all-new squeeze-type resistance inverter spot welder for repairing high-strength steel. Chief states that the MI200T with lightweight transformer pliers is more powerful, more ...

New Chief Heavy-Duty Rivet Gun Pierces Usibor and Other High-Strength Steels

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-06-2016

Chief’s new Heavy-Duty Rivet Gun puts out almost twice the force of the company’s standard rivet gun, enabling collision repair technicians to use it to install rivets in even the strongest steels...

Bond Aluminum and Steel with Universal Rivet Gun

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 04-29-2015

Chief Automotive Technologies has introduced a self-piercing rivet gun for all common auto body riveting applications, including efficiently bonding aluminum and steel vehicle body panels. The rivet g...

Collect Weld Fumes At Their Source

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 04-24-2015

Chief Automotive Technologies' new heavy-duty weld fume extractor collects weld fumes at their source, protecting technicians against breathing harmful airborne particulates. It's part of the company...

Efficiently Bond Aluminum and Steel

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 04-22-2015

Chief Automotive Technologies' new PNP90 self-piercing rivet gun is ideal for all common auto body riveting applications, including efficiently bonding aluminum and steel vehicle body panels. It's par...

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Chief Sponsors SkillsUSA Competition

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 06-04-2018

Chief has announced its 32nd year of sponsorship of the Collision Repair Technology (CRT) Championship at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference. The conference helps to create op...

Collision Repair Training: Earn I-CAR Credit Through Chief University

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-15-2018

With the rapid developments in vehicle technology, use of new materials and introduction of advanced safety systems, ongoing training in evolving collision repair techniques is becoming more impor...

Chief to Offer Additional Collision Repair Solutions for Heavy-Duty Vehicles through Agreement with Celette

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 04-12-2018

Chief, one of the world’s most-recognized collision repair equipment brands, has reached an agreement with Celette France SAS, a leading European manufacturer of bench/jig repair systems and compu...

Chief, Globaljig and Chassis Liner to Offer Demos & Discounts at 2016 SEMA Show

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 09-29-2016

Chief, Globaljig Presented by Chief, and Chassis Liner announced they will provide product demos and deals on industry-leading collision repair equipment and training at the 2016 SEMA Show. The...

Chief Introduces Chief University Training Voucher Program

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 08-03-2016

Chief has announced that customers who purchase a Chief Goliath or Impulse – E/VHT frame rack, Vector or LaserLock computerized measuring system, or Chief MI-200T spot welder will receive a vouc...

Chief Joins National Truck & Heavy Equipment Claims Council

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 07-28-2016

Chief was recently admitted to the National Truck & Heavy Equipment Claims Council (NTHECC), the industry trade organization dedicated to ethics, efficiency and issues involving the servicing of i...

Chief Expands Distribution Network in the Southeast and Midwest

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 07-20-2016

Chief has added two distributors to its extensive sales and service network. New Orleans Equipment Company of Harahan, La., will support customers in Louisiana and south central Mississippi, while Col...

Chief to Showcase Computerized Measuring, Benches and Joining Equipment at NACE | CARS 2016

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 07-18-2016

Chief announced it will be showing NACE | CARS 2016 attendees how the OEM shift to lighter weight materials such as aluminum, carbon fiber, high-strength steels and magnesium is driving the need for n...

Chief Marks 30th Anniversary of SkillsUSA Competition Sponsorship

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-04-2016

Chief announced that 2016 is the 30th year it has sponsored the Collision Repair Technology (CRT) Championship at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference. The SkillsUSA Championsh...

Globaljig Equipment Featured in New Area of Chief Website

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 04-28-2016

The Globaljig Presented by Chief line of benches and frame measuring equipment is now featured in a new section of the Chief website at www.chiefautomotive.com/Global-Jig/. The user-friendly site ...

Chief University Updates Hands-On Training Classes

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 04-25-2016

Chief University, the training arm of collision repair equipment manufacturer Chief, announced it has improved and updated its curriculum for 2016. To make collision repair training as accessible a...

New Chief Blog Highlights Latest Collision Repair Practices and Products

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-26-2015

Chief Automotive Technologies announced it has launched a new “Collisionology” blog that aims to help collision repair professionals learn about the latest industry news, techniques and equipm...

Chief Automotive Technologies Names Richard Perry OEM and Strategic Account Sales Manager

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 04-13-2015

Chief Automotive Technologies has named Richard Perry OEM and strategic account sales manager. Perry previously served as global repair product manager for Chief, and has been with the company since 1...

Chief Automotive Technologies to Showcase Equipment at NADA Expo

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 01-14-2015

Chief Automotive Technologies announced that it will be displaying its equipment in the Chief and Elektron booth no. 2419S at the NADA Convention & Expo Jan. 23-25 in San Francisco. “Over the...

Chief Automotive Technologies Redesigns Website

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 09-10-2014

Chief Automotive Technologies has announced the redesign of its website. The new chiefautomotive.com features distinct yet easily accessible sections for Chief, Elektron and Chief University so use...

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Matrix System Automotive Finishes

Fax: 330-830-6005Phone: 330-830-6000 850 Lass Rd. Building E
Walled Lake MI 48390

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Matrix Automotive Finishes Introduces Innovative Basecoat System

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 10-17-2016

Matrix Automotive Finishes is taking basecoat systems to the next level. Gone are the days of multiple mix banks and walls of inventory. Matrix, a Valspar Automotive brand, has introduced a universal,...

Quick Drying DTM Primer Surfacer

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-23-2013

Matrix System’s MP-200 DTM Primer Surfacer is a premium direct to metal (DTM) primer surfacer. This product is high-build, fast drying and easy to sand. It was formulated to provide excellent adhesi...

Low-VOC Solvent Basecoat System

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 06-26-2012

The Refinish Solutions Low-VOC Solvent Basecoat System from Matrix System allows professional vehicle refinishers to mix RPB-LV Refinish Solutions Low-VOC Basecoat off of the existing Matrix System MP...

Erase Stubborn Salt Stains

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 02-02-2012

Matrix System Automotive Finishes’ Salt Eraser solves an array of salt problems that pop up during the cold season. It removes stubborn salt stains from any fabric quickly and effortlessly – simpl...

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Matrix Automotive Finishes Releases New Mavericks of Color Calendar for 2019

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 12-20-2018

Matrix Automotive Finishes announced it has selected 13 unique vehicles for its 2019 calendar. Builds ranging from mid-century trucks to cutting-edge custom motorcycles display what can only be descr...

Matrix Automotive Finishes Introduces 2019 Mavericks of Color

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 11-06-2018

Matrix Automotive Finishes, a brand of Sherwin-Williams, introduced three new “Mavericks of Color” at the 2018 SEMA Show in Las Vegas. The brand’s newest ambassadors, Lonny Speer, Jason Vand...

Cleveland Auto Body Shop Welcomes Ryan Evans and Lonny Speer of Count’s Kustoms

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 07-18-2018

Global Auto Body & Collision will welcome Ryan Evans and Lonny Speer of Count’s Kustoms to Cleveland during an open house event on Saturday, Aug. 18 at 11 a.m. Both Global Auto Body & Co...

Matrix Automotive Finishes Looking for Vehicles for 2019 ‘Mavericks of Color’ Calendar

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-02-2018

Matrix Automotive Finishes is looking for a few good vehicles. From classic and custom cars, trucks and motorcycles to street rods, Matrix is looking for vehicles to showcase in its 2019 “Mav...

Matrix Automotive Finishes Debuts New Packaging

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 03-24-2017

Matrix Automotive Finishes, a Valspar Automotive brand, has redesigned the packaging of its entire product line. This redesign is in effort to create design synergy and improve the customer’s expe...

Valspar Automotive Re-Signs with Larsen Motorsports

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 08-22-2016

Valspar Automotive has renewed its contract with Larsen Motorsports for the 2017 race season, sponsoring the jet dragster team with its Matrix Automotive Finishes line of products. Jet pack cars dr...

Matrix Automotive Finishes Calling for 2017 Calendar Entries

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 08-11-2016

Matrix Automotive Finishes, a brand of Valspar Automotive, is looking for projects finished exclusively in Matrix colors to feature in the coating brand’s 2017 calendar, “Award Winning Finishes....

'Counting Cars' TV Show and Matrix Team Up for Sixth Season

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 08-08-2016

Matrix Automotive Finishes, a brand of Valspar Automotive, is the official automotive paint brand for the sixth straight season of “Counting Cars,” History’s reality TV series that profiles the ...

Matrix Sponsoring Celebrity Appearance at AASP/NJ Northeast Show

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 03-18-2015

Matrix Automotive Finishes announced that they will feature a celebrity pinstriping artist, Nub from Nub Grafix, at the Matrix Booth during the 2015 Northeast Automotive Services Show held March 20-22...

Matrix Automotive Finishes Announces 2015 'Award Winning Finishes' Calendar Contest Winners

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 11-25-2014

Matrix Automotive Finishes has announced that its 2015 Matrix “Award Winning Finishes” Calendar Contest was yet another big success. Matrix customers across the country were invited to part...

Select Matrix System and Pro-Spray Training Programs Now Approved for I-CAR Credit

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 04-21-2014

Quest Automotive Products, a division of Quest Specialty Coatings, has announced the approval of select Matrix System and Pro-Spray Automotive Finishes training programs by the I-CAR Industry Training...

Matrix System Launches Social Media Campaign

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 03-18-2014

Matrix System Automotive Finishes has announced the launch of multiple new social media channels on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest, Google+ and LinkedIn. The goal of these accounts is to crea...

Matrix System Continues Partnership with 'Counting Cars' and 'American Restoration'

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 01-07-2014

Matrix System Automotive Finishes has announced its continued partnership and support for the History Channel's hit reality TV shows, "Counting Cars" and "American Restoration." Both shows debuted on ...

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SEMA VIDEO: Matrix System Automotive Finishes

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 01-10-2017

Matrix System Automotive Finishes, a Valspar Automotive brand, offers a good-better-best approach to today's collision repair refinish professionals. The company offers economy products for rental...


Optima Automotive

Phone: 888-225-6968Fax: 630-762-0615
Contact: Mark Claypoolhttp://www.optimaautomotive.com

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Optima Automotive Signs Exclusive Video Production Deal With YDraw

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 01-20-2015

Optima Automotive, a web presence management firm specializing in the automotive repair industry, has signed an exclusive deal with YDraw to produce unique animation videos that can be used on auto re...

Optima Automotive Announces New Director of Digital Communications

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-12-2014

Branden Ashley Zelesnak has joined Optima Automotive to fill the newly created position of director of digital communications. In her new role, Zelesnak will be leading the social media and online ...

Optima Automotive to Host Free Online Social Media Management Demonstrations

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 01-06-2014

Optima Automotive, a company owned by longtime BodyShop Business contributor Mark Claypool that provides website design, development, SEO and social media management services, has announced that it wi...

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Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes

Fax: 216-332-8575

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Sherwin-Williams Adds HP Single-Stage Topcoat Line to ATX System

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 09-12-2017

Sherwin-Williams’ popular ATX Refinish System has expanded its offering with the introduction of the new ATX HP Single Stage.  The topcoat enhances the ATX product line, delivering a powerf...

Sherwin-Williams Launches Rod & Restoration Custom Color Program

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 09-29-2014

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes has teamed up with Barrett-Jackson Auction House to launch its Rod & Restoration Custom Color program. Designed for body shops looking to take on specialty res...

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Sherwin-Williams, Ford Technology Continue Relationship

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 01-30-2020

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes renewed its longtime support of the Ford Motor Company through the Ford Paint and Body Technology Center located in Inkster, Mich. The center assists in developin...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Joins I-CAR Sustaining Partner Program

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 01-30-2019

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes announced that beginning in 2019, automotive refinish professionals can earn I-CAR credits for completing Sherwin-Williams training courses at no additional cost....

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Announces Celebrity Appearances at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 01-11-2019

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes announced that the artists behind “Wrench’d,” one of television’s most popular custom automotive programs, are among many Matrix Mavericks of Color who wi...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Releases 2019 Shop Calendar

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 12-20-2018

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes announced it has released its 2019 shop calendar, showcasing a full year of breathtaking vehicle designs. The calendar features ambitious concepts brought to lif...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Named Official Paints & Coatings Supplier of 2018 NYC E-Prix

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 07-17-2018

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes was named the official paints and coatings supplier of the 2018 Qatar Airways New York City E-Prix. For the second consecutive year, Red Hook, Brooklyn wil...

Sherwin-Williams to Hold Next EcoLean Level 1 Workshop in San Antonio

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 03-22-2018

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes announced that its next EcoLean Level 1 workshop will take place May 22-23 at the Omni La Mansion Del Rio in San Antonio. The San Antonio workshop also will...

Sherwin-Williams Q2 Training Schedule Emphasizes Hands-on Application and Certification

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 03-14-2018

Sherwin-Williams has announced its second-quarter training schedule, which features courses held at training centers across the country. The Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes training progra...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Unveils New Online Media Center

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 03-01-2018

  Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes has launched a new media center at Sherwin-Automotive.com, designed to put vehicle refinish and collision repair professionals in touch with the latest produ...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Announces Annual Vendor Awards

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 02-09-2018

  Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes recently announced its annual Associated Products Vendor Awards. Sherwin-Williams made the announcement at a special reception for more than 200 s...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Announces 2018 First-Quarter Training Schedule

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 12-14-2017

Sherwin Williams Automotive Finishes has announced its 2018 first-quarter training schedule. Held at training centers across the country, the courses provide participants with a combination of ...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes to Participate in Repairer Driven Education Series at SEMA

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 10-27-2017

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes (SWAF) is a proud supporter of the SCRS Repairer Driven Education (RDE) Series at the 2017 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, which features educational sessions specifical...

Sherwin-Williams to Showcase Products, Services and Builds at SEMA Show

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 10-19-2017

Sherwin-Williams announced it will be showcasing its brands, products, business solutions, distribution and technical services this year at the SEMA Show in the North Hall, booth no. 10639. 1960 Ch...

San Antonio to Host Next Sherwin-Williams EcoLean Level 1 Workshop

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 09-13-2017

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes will hold its next 2017 EcoLean Level 1 workshop on Oct. 24-25 at the Mokara Hotel & Spa, on the historic River Walk in downtown San Antonio. The exclusive ...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Approved for All Honda and Acura US Warranty Repairs

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 09-28-2016

American Honda Motor Co., Inc. approved Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes paints for its warranty and goodwill repairs. Included in the approval are Sherwin-Williams AWX Performance Plus waterb...

Kyle Larson Posts First NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Victory Sporting Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 08-30-2016

Kyle Larson posted the first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory of his career at the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway Aug. 28th. The win came in Larson’s 99th series start and ...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes 2016 Fourth Quarter Training Schedule Announced

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 08-30-2016

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes announced its 2016 fourth quarter training schedule, with courses running from October 10th to December 12th, 2016. Courses will help provide training in the l...

Sherwin-Williams to Hold EcoLean Level 1 Workshop in San Antonio

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 08-01-2016

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes announced that the next EcoLean Level 1 workshop will be held October 4-5, 2016, at the Omni La Mansion del Rio on the River Walk of San Antonio. The EcoLea...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Receives Technical Approval from Volkswagen Group

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 07-26-2016

Volkswagen Group has entered into a corporate agreement with Sherwin-Williams and approved the Sherwin-Williams refinish paint brand for use at Volkswagen Group brands (VWPC, Audi, SEAT, Skoda, an...

St. Louis to Host Sherwin-Williams EcoLean Level 2 Workshop

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 06-14-2016

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes announced it will hold its next 2016 EcoLean Level 2 workshop Aug. 30-31 at the Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel in St. Louis. While there, the group will t...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Announces 2016 Third Quarter Training Schedule

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 06-09-2016

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes has released its third quarter 2016 training schedule, outlining the courses taking place nationwide at training sites from July 25th through Sept. 26, 2016. ...

Martin Truex Jr., Sherwin-Williams Finishes Make History Winning NASCAR Coca-Cola 600 Sprint Cup Race

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 06-07-2016

Martin Truex Jr. collected his first win of the season at the recent Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway May 29th. But it wasn’t just the trip to Victory Lane that Truex and his Furniture ...

Sherwin-Williams, Driven Brands Announce Strategic Partnership with CARSTAR

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 06-06-2016

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes has announced a newly expanded partnership with Driven Brands as an approved automotive coatings vendor to the U.S. segment of CARSTAR North America’s networ...

Alexander Rossi and Sherwin-Williams Finish First at Indianapolis 500

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 06-06-2016

Indianapolis – Indy 500 rookie driver Alexander Rossi won the historic, centennial Indianapolis 500 race (with more than 350,000 fans at the sold-out Speedway.) Rossi and his crew, gambling that...

Sherwin-Williams Recognizes 2015 NASCAR 'Fastest Lap' Contingency Award Winners

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-19-2015

The Sherwin-Williams Fastest-Lap Contingency Award recognizes the eligible driver who turns the fastest lap of each NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race throughout the season. Each week, the award winner rec...

BodyShop Business Staff Visits Sherwin-Williams for Paint-Off, Education

by Alicia Lewis - 05-12-2015

On May 8, BodyShop Business Editor Jason Stahl and Associate Editor Alicia Crabtree visited Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes’ headquarters in Warrensville Heights, Ohio, to spray some of the...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Announces 2015 Third Quarter Training Schedule

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-07-2015

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes has announced its latest third quarter 2015 collision repair industry courses and training sites that will be available from July 1 through Sept. 30, 2015. Part...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Partners with Toyota for Estimator Training Program

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-05-2015

Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A. and Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes have announced the 2015 schedule for the annual Toyota Certified Collision Center estimating program, with Sherwin-Williams continui...

Sherwin-Williams Schedules Special EcoLean Workshop This June In Cleveland

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 04-27-2015

Sherwin-Williams introduced its EcoLean series of lean workshops more than five years ago and since then, each one has been sold out. The brand anticipates that tradition to continue as it announces i...

Check Out “The Finish” from Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 02-19-2015

"The Finish” from Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes is a program for industry professionals, by industry professionals. The Finish Magazine features informative editorial pieces like: Collect...

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Spectra Premium Industries

Fax: 450-641-6113

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Spectra Premium Receives Award for Web Catalog

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-03-2019

Spectra Premium Industries has received the Gold Content Excellence Award for Web Catalog from the Automotive Content Professionals Network (ACPN) during the annual ACPN Knowledge Exchange Confer...

Spectra Premium Awarded 2018 Supplier of the Year Award, Silver Category

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 04-23-2019

(Left to right) Brian Dean, vice president of purchasing, Crow Burlingame Co.; Dave DeVos, business development manager, Spectra Premium, U.S.; Ted Yoder, regional sales manager, Spectra Premium; Fle...

Spectra Premium Partners with Kyle Busch Motorsports for Canadian NCWTS Race

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 08-23-2018

North American automotive parts company Spectra Premium announced it will partner with Toyota Racing Development (TRD) and Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) for the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP) r...

Spectra Premium Scores Two NASCAR Podium Finishes

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 06-19-2018

The Spectra Premium high-performance radiator scored its second podium finish in two races in the NASCAR Pinty’s Series at the Jukasa Motor Speedway. Alex Tagliani drove his No. 18 Epipen/Rona/...

Spectra Premium Releases Several New CAPA-Certified Radiators in Major May Product Release

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-31-2018

Spectra Premium has introduced 307 news parts in its May product release, featuring 109 first-to-market SKUs across several heating and cooling, fuel and undercar, and engine management product line...

Spectra Premium High-Performance Radiator Marks First NASCAR Pinty’s Series Victory

by Jason Stahl - 05-29-2018

When Louis-Philippe Dumoulin drove his No. 47 Weathertech Canada/Groupe Bellemare car to victory lane last Sunday at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario, it also marked the fir...

Spectra Premium Partners with Gaunt Brothers Racing

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-25-2018

Spectra Premium said it will join Gaunt Brothers Racing (GBR) for the remainder of the 2018 racing season, beginning with this weekend’s NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series race. Spectra Premium...

New Spectra Premium Award for NASCAR Pinty’s Series

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-14-2018

For the upcoming 2018 NASCAR Pinty’s season, starting on May 20, Spectra Premium will give the new Spectra Premium Best Overtaker Award to the driver of the NASCAR Pinty’s Series with the most...

Spectra Premium to Sponsor NASCAR Driver Alex Tagliani for Two Additional Seasons

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-08-2018

Spectra Premium will continue to sponsor professional racecar driver Alexandre Tagliani for the 2018 and 2019 NASCAR Pinty’s Series seasons. The company announced the contract renewal at the ...

Spectra Premium Mobile Application Wins Bronze at ACPN Knowledge Exchange Conference

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 04-25-2018

Spectra Premium Industries recently received the Bronze Medal for its mobile application at the 2018 Automotive Content Professionals Network (ACPN) Knowledge Exchange Conference in Fort Worth, Te...

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Spies Hecker

Fax: 734-454-4983
Contact: Kristine Gallagherhttp://spieshecker.com

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Spies Hecker Introduces Permasolid Low-VOC Clear Coat 8098

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 10-28-2011

Spies Hecker announced the introduction of Permasolid Low-VOC Clear Coat 8098, a low-VOC finish from the Spies Hecker “2K-Acryl-System.” Spies Hecker says the product is easy to apply and buff and...

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Spies Hecker Refinish System Approved By Mercedes-Benz USA

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 06-11-2010

Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) has approved Spies Hecker refinishing products for use on Mercedes-Benz vehicles. MBUSA requires that only approved paint refinishing products and procedures be used on an...

Spies Hecker Customer Receives ‘100 Days, 100 Projects’ SBA Loan

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 08-27-2009

Greenfield Collision, a Spies Hecker customer in Washington, Mich., is one of the first companies in the United States to receive a special Small Business Administration (SBA) loan as part of Pres. Ba...

Spies Hecker Continues Role As Worldwide Paint Supplier For Mercedes-Benz

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 02-23-2009

Daimler AG has reconfirmed its global approval of Spies Hecker products and services for the Mercedes-Benz brand. Foundations of the relationship are Spies Hecker services, global supplies, expert adv...

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Standox

Fax: 734-454-4983
Contact: Katie Henwoodhttp://www.standox.com

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Easy-to-Apply Filler

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-22-2012

Standox ProFuture (PF) Filler features fast air-dry qualities and excellent sanding properties. It's ideal for use with all Standox basecoats and is VOC compliant. It enables high-quality results than...

Mirror-Like Finish and Easy Application

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 10-28-2011

Standox's Standocryl Clear PFC 30 is a 2.1 clear to meet the most stringent VOC regulations. Specifically designed to deliver a mirror-like finish over Standox solventborne and waterborne basecoats, S...

Fast-Drying, Low-VOC Clear

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 07-07-2011

Standox Standocryl Clear PFC 20 is a 2.1 clear that meets the most stringent VOC regulations.  Specifically designed to deliver a superior appearance over Standox solventborne and waterborne base-coa...

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Standox to Celebrate 60th Anniversary at Automechanika Dubai

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 05-26-2015

From aftermarketNews.com. Standox, one of the three premium global refinish brands of Axalta Coating Systems, will be exhibiting at Automechanika Dubai June 2-4. The year 2015 marks the brand’s 6...

Standox Collision Center Named 2012 Toyota Certified Collision Center Triple Crown Winner

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 03-20-2013

Standox has announced that Fred Haas Toyota World in Spring, Texas, has been named the 2012 Toyota Certified Collision Center Triple Crown winner in the large shop category. The awards are presente...

Standox Partnership In Excellence Conference Offers Insight into Industry Trends

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 04-26-2012

Standox recently hosted its 2012 Standox Partnership In Excellence (PIE) Member Conference in Maui, Hawaii, for collision center PIE members from the U.S. and Canada. The PIE Program is a business ...

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The Eagle Guys

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ABW Tracker

Fax: 416-424-4140

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ALLDATA LLC

Phone: (800) 697-2533
Contact: Steve Gill http://www.alldata.com
9650 West Taron Drive, Suite 100
Elk Grove CA 95757

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ALLDATA Launches ALLDATA Community

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 07-17-2014

ALLDATA LLC has announced the launch of ALLDATA Community, an interactive, highly-responsive environment for technicians to use to help diagnose and repair vehicles faster. "Vehicles have become so...

ALLDATA Launches Mobile App for Android

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 01-27-2014

ALLDATA LLC has launched the Android version of its ALLDATA Mobile app, previously available only for the iPad. "One of the challenges for technology companies such as ALLDATA is the prevalence of ...

ALLDATA Donates More Than $12,000 to Collision Repair Education Foundation

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 09-26-2012

ALLDATA has donated more than $12,000 to the Collision Repair Education Foundation. The funds will go toward the Education Foundation’s Collision Repair Education Campaign (CREC) fund, which allows ...

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AudaExplore

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Create Scan Reports with Autel MaxiSYS Diagnostic Tool

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 03-13-2018

Autel has added a new pre-scan and post-scan report feature to its MaxiSYS MS906TS tablet. With the new software, body shops can easily create vehicle repair reports for insurance carrier appro...

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Autel Releases Latest Video on MaxiSys MS908S Diagnostic Intelligence

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 11-08-2018

Autel announced that it has released its latest promotional video on the Autel MaxiSys MS908S Diagnostic Intelligence system. To view the video, click above or click here....

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AutoBody-Review.com

Contact: Zachary Castanedahttp://www.AutoBody-Review.com

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AutoBody-Review.com Announces Integration with VeriFacts Automotive

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 09-23-2014

AutoBody-Review.com announced that they have partnered with VeriFacts Automotive to integrate real-time reporting of VeriFacts Automotive VQ and VQ Medallion certification status. AutoBody-Review.c...

AutoBody-Review.com Hires Tom Zoebelein as Director of Marketing

by BodyShop Business Staff Writers - 08-01-2013

AutoBody-Review.com, a Flash of Genius company, has announced its recent hire of Tom Zoebelein as director of marketing. Within this role, Zoebelein will lead the AutoBody-Review.com Strategic Account...

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Automotive Computer Solutions, Inc.

Phone: 800-524-8104Fax: 800-878-9474 3110 West 84th Street Suite 2
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Automotive International, Inc.

Fax: 513-489-1329
Contact: Richard Hallberg Jr.http://www.valugard.net/[email protected]
8855 Blue Ash Road
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Axis Capital, Inc.

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BluePay

Phone: 866-495-0423 184 Shuman Boulevard Suite 350
Naperville IL 60563

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BMW of North America, Inc.

Fax: 201-307-0835
Contact: Florian Kuenstner http://www.bmwusa.com[email protected]

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