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Polk Expects New Vehicle Registrations in U.S. to Reach 15.3 Million

Compact, subcompact and pickup segments will push industry up 6.6 percent over 2012.

CIC Definitions Committee Proposes Changes to Class A Shop Requirements

Industry stakeholders voiced concerns that document outlining definition of Class A shop needed a thorough revision.

National Auto Body Council Updates Website

The National Auto Body Council (NABC) has launched an updated version of its corporate website,, that includes a timely and comprehensive approach to presenting information on the organization and the programs and services it provides. In addition, the website contains current details regarding the NABC’s most recent events and initiatives, including Distracted Driving, InLanguage

3M Donates $160,000 in Products to 19 Collision Repair Education Programs

3M has come to the aid of 19 secondary and post-secondary collision programs across the country by donating its Hookit II sets through the Collision Repair Education Foundation. This product donation, valued at $160,000, will ease collision department budgets by providing students with the opportunity to work with up-to-date supplies. “3M is honored and pleased

Golden State Collision Repair Centers Gifts Four Refurbished Vehicles to Local Families

Golden State Collision Repair Centers, a Bodycraft Company, presented four rehabilitated vehicles to local families in need in Sacramento, Calif. The vehicles were presented during its sixth annual “Community Benevolence Event” on Dec. 11, 2012, at the center located at 7407 Roseville Road. In all, Golden State Collision Repair Centers’ Benevolence Events have benefited 25

Sherwin-Williams A-Plus Vision Group Conference Focuses on Trends, KPIs

More than 100 shop owners gathered in Palm Springs, Calif., to glimpse the future of collision repair and position themselves for success.

PPG Awards $20,000 to Collision Repair Education Foundation

Grant will fund post-secondary collision student scholarships.

CARSTAR Adds New Store in Florida

Opening of Perfection Collision CARSTAR represents first store in Ocala, Fla.

Caliber Collision Donates 14th Recycled Ride of the Year

Needy family in Redlands, Calif., receives refurbished 2009 Honda Civic.

B2B Automotive Marketing Forms Partnership with DuPont Performance Coatings

St. Louis advertising agency will provide marketing services to members of DuPont’s Performance Alliance program.

AASP Elects New Leadership

Jeff Walter, owner of Zimmerman’s Auto Service in Mechanicsburg, Pa., is elected president.

Two Northern California MSOs Merge Operations

Golden State Collision Centers and Bodycraft Collision Centers will have 19 stores and a new name.