Auto Collision and Bodyshop Business News
Squad Goals: Empowering Women in Collision Repair

Eight strong, smart, skilled women help Jason Wong guide his two CARSTAR locations in San Francisco.

Ready, Set … SEMA!

SEMA’s 60th anniversary promises to bring a spectacular show.

The Auto Parts Shortage: Causes, Solutions and Future Implications

The parts shortage has affected everyone, from individual car owners to dealerships, independent shops and technicians.

5 Tips for Mentoring Auto Body Technicians

These tips will help you establish a successful mentoring program and secure workers before other industries do.

Auto Body Repair: Crazy Industry, Crazy Terms

Many crazy phrases and terms used in the collision repair industry defy good business sense and logic.

NABC Donates Recycled Ride to Texas Veteran

The NABC, Allstate and Texas Collision Centers recently donated a refurbished vehicle to a deserving Frisco, Texas veteran.

A Lesson from the Jeans Store

A disappointing experience of mine at a clothing store reminded me of the importance of an educated and informed staff.

Body Shop Cleanliness: Spots Are Only Good for Dalmatians

A spotless shop inspires customer confidence and drives excellent performance.

Hard Work, Hustle and Determination: One Auto Body Tech’s Rise to the Top

Juan Carlos Gasga Perez’s ambition and drive led him to becoming the co-owner of his own body shop with a huge social media following.

Insurer Relations: Changes in Behavior May Create a Rough Ride

Unless you’ve been living under a rock over the past two years, you’ve no doubt experienced additional pressures by insurers to reduce their claim settlements relative to repairs and what’s being denied. 

Solid Accounting: The Difference Between Winning and Losing

Wouldn’t it be great to be able to quickly review your financials and know where you’re winning and losing so you can fix the problem immediately?

A Victory for Veterans in Daytona

NASCAR Racing Experience and NABC Recycled Rides program join together to donate a refurbished vehicle to a deserving Daytona-area veteran.