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BODYPROS Collision Repair Raises More Than $3,000 for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

BODYPROS Collision Repair, a group of Des Moines-based collision repair centers, has raised a total of $3,346 for the Iowa Chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) Team in Training during the Arena Football League Iowa Barnstormers’ home games. The donation was met by holding 50/50 raffles at all Barnstomers’ home games. “BODYPROS Collision

ASA Speaks with Louisiana Collision Repairers Regarding State Farm Pilot

Members of Northwest Louisiana Collision Repair Association ask questions about pilot’s potential impact on relationships with suppliers and consumers.

WMABA to Hold Parts Procurement Discussion Meetings Sept. 19

Virginia and Maryland meetings will feature SCRS’s Aaron Schulenburg discussing historical data and feedback from international markets on parts procurement.

Caliber Collision Centers Opens New Arizona-Based Shop

New location brings number of shops to eight in Arizona, 111 nationwide.

Van Tuyl Group Named NABC Diamond-Level Member

Management consulting service provider donates 36 vehicles to NABC’s Recycled Rides initiative.

Collision Repair Education Foundation to Announce Two $50,000 Makeover Grants at SEMA

Collision industry members are invited to join the Collision Repair Education Foundation at an industry reception on Tuesday, October 30 from 9:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the Las Vegas Hotel (formerly the Las Vegas Hilton) during SEMA 2012. During the reception, attendees will hear about the organization’s efforts to support secondary and post-secondary collision

AAIA Releases 2012 Digital Collision Repair Trends Report

The Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association (AAIA) has released the 2012 "Digital Collision Repair Trends: Industry Statistics & Analysis" report, which combines the latest available industry data from original AAIA research, government and independent research sources. This online publication is the seventh edition of this report series and was designed to capture the size and scope

CARFAX Introduces Repair Advantage Program for Body Shops

“Participating shops more effectively market their business, build trust in the repair and help maintain their customers’ vehicle values,” says CARFAX.

3M Awards Second VIP Grand Prize in ‘Your Ticket to the Track’ Sweepstakes

Hendrick Collision Center employees win trip to Bristol Motor Speedway.

ASA Promises Action If State Farm Cannot Provide Benefits of Parts Program Within Certain Time Frame

Association says if application does not provide benefits to collision repairers, then it will not support it moving forward.

I-CAR to Serve as ‘Linking Pin’ and Portal for OEM Repair Procedures

“Conceptual Solution Set” will facilitate dialogue between collision repairers and OEMs and make repair procedures more available.

CARS Cooperative Announces Partnership with ComputerLogic

CARS Cooperative has announced a new partnership agreement with ComputerLogic to provide the paint and materials calculator PMCLogic to CARS shareholders. This paint and material estimation/invoicing application was developed by ComputerLogic based on input over the past eight years from hundreds of paint and material manufacturers, industry training experts and auto body repair professionals. PMCLogic