Mergers and Acquisitions Archives - BodyShop Business
Report Says M&A Activity Remains Healthy in Aftermarket

An aging U.S. car parc, growing miles traveled and increased vehicle complexity have underpinned robust demand across many automotive aftermarket subsectors.

CCC Announces Merger with Dragoneer

Upon closing of the transaction, the combined company is expected to be renamed CCC Intelligent Solutions Holdings Inc. and is expected to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

Focus Advisors Seeing Renewed Interest in Collision Acquisition

Focus Advisors is now seeing a full return to the high level of buying interest experienced in 2019.

Original One Parts Acquired by Kinderhook Industries, LLC

Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Original One Parts is a leading provider of certified OEM parts for use in both collision and mechanical repairs.

Painters Supply & Equipment Acquires D&S Color Supply

Painters Supply & Equipment Co. announced it has completed the acquisition of D&S Color Supply, adding two locations in the greater Cleveland, Ohio market.

Big Sky Collision Network Acquires EZ Body Shop

Big Sky Collision Network (BSCN) announced it has acquired EZ Auto Body of Manhattan, Mont., the Gallatin Valley’s oldest collision center (founded in 1973).

Uni-Select Sells ProColor Collision Shop Network to Fix Auto

Uni-Select Inc. announced it has completed the sale of the ProColor network of 172 collision repair shops based in Canada to Fix Auto.

Collision Works Acquires Wichita-Based Auto Craft Collision Repair

Collision Works has acquired Auto Craft Collision Repair’s eight locations, including facilities in Wichita, Andover and Junction City, Kansas, and Tulsa, Okla.

CARSTAR Alan Conner Collision Center Officially Launches in Richmond, Va.

CARSTAR has announced the opening of CARSTAR Alan Conner Collision Center located in Richmond, Va.

Gerber Collision & Glass Acquires Four Locations

The Boyd Group Inc. has announced the acquisition of a multi-store operation consisting of four collision repair centers: three in Indiana and one in Kentucky.

Gerber Collision & Glass Acquires Two Collision Locations in Alabama

These locations previously operated as Auto Collision Experts, originating with the Moody, Ala., location in 2013.

Safelite Acquires No. 2 Glass Company TruRoad

CenterOak Partners LLC, a Dallas-based private equity firm, recently announced the sale of TruRoad Holdings, Inc., the second largest automotive glass and claims-management company in the U.S., to Belron Group subsidiary Safelite Group, Inc.