FinishMaster Archives - BodyShop Business
Encouraging Continued Education Through Your Trusted Distribution Partner

In today’s collision repair industry, it’s crucial to acknowledge the fact that vehicles have undergone significant changes. These changes have been so extensive that they can no longer be compared to our parents’ or grandparents’ vehicles. We were used to straightening metal, sanding, and spraying paint, but now we have to be computer technicians, metallurgy

Optimizing Your Shop’s Performance through the Collision Repair Community

In today’s times, collision repair facilities are being faced with challenges and obstacles from all angles. Shops finally have more work than they know what to do with, some with six-week backlogs. But with that “gold rush” of cars, some have found it harder to maintain their high level of customer service, profitability, and operational

4th Annual Hood Master Event Sets New Records

FinishMaster hosted 350 guests at the 4th annual Hood Master and PiN Master Challenge showcasing the skills of collision painters.

FinishMaster Announces 4th Annual Hood Master Challenge

The goal of the Hood Master Challenge is to showcase the true talent possessed by painters in the collision repair industry.

FinishMaster: COVID, Consolidation and the Tech Shortage

Jason Stahl interviews Megan Gummer of FinishMaster on the tech shortage, COVID and helping body shops tackle their challenges.

The Power of Networking

What do you think about when you hear the word “networking,” professionally speaking? Many may associate the word with what happens during conferences, meetings, and trade shows. Some may trivialize it, while others may develop anxiety at the thought of meeting new faces. However, if positively approached, the activity of networking not only adds great

Managing Your Shop’s Profitability and Productivity

How auto body shops can trim costs without compromising quality in the face of inflation and rising costs.

Third Annual Hood Master Challenge a Success

The FinishMaster Team welcomed around 250 guests from all over the country to the Hood Master and PiN Master events, which shine a spotlight on the talent, skill and creativity of auto painters and collision students.

Building Communities & Experience through Give Back Programs

It is no secret the automotive and collision repair industry depends on expendable products. From the staff working in the front office to the body technicians and painters in the shop, supplies are being used up daily. But when we focus on the shops and the obstacles they are facing today, especially with consideration to

The Tech Shortage: Safeguarding the Collision Industry’s Future

Strategies for finding the qualified technicians you need.

Driving Sales at the Front of the Auto Body Shop (VIDEO)

How to turn your estimators into salespeople.

FinishMaster Announces Hood Master Challenge Winners

The event was held at the Bullseye Event Center in downtown Indianapolis on Oct. 15, where industry enthusiasts were greeted by an industrial event space featuring a shocking collection of metal flake and paint.