Calling all painters who have a passion for collision repair and a competitive streak: BASF wants to hear from you. The battle for the 2020 R-M Best Painter has begun.
Axalta made a splash with its 2020 Global Automotive Color of the Year "Sea Glass." This modern turquoise blue shimmers and sets the trend as a fresh new color for all vehicle types.
Assured Performance announced the appointment of five regional directors to spearhead the launch of their national five-star “certified repair provider” (CRP) program.
Induction Innovations, Inc. introduces the latest in Induction heating, the ALFe 3.5 and ALFe 5.0. Capable of heating aluminum and steel, these heavy-duty products are ideal for those that require high-end heat levels to release seized parts and panel bond adhesives.
Assured Performance is proud to announce the appointment of Craig Seelinger as vice president of technical compliance & network support.
The Latin Tyre Expo and the Latin Auto Parts Expo is the place to be with over 400+ international exhibitors present, from tire manufacturers, tire service and repair companies, retreading, wheels, auto part manufacturers, auto service, tools, equipment, and more.
BMW honored four Canadian BASF shops for their extraordinary work throughout 2019 during the BMW Canada Certified Collision Repair Centres (CCRC) annual conference recently held in QuébecCity, Québec.
The following shops were awarded for their top scores in KPI utilization and Customer Service Index (CSI) tool management:
· 2019 Mitchell CSI Award – Excellence Auto Collision for best utilization of the CSI reporting system.
· 2019 Ultimate Performer Award – B&D Autobody & Glass for best utilization of KPI reporting system.
BMW recognizes one shop from each of its three regions as a BMW CCRC Best Audit Results winner, and names one of these CCRCs as Canada's top performer -- CCRC of the Year. Two out of the three 2019regional winners were BASF shops.
· 2019 CCRC Best Audit Results, Western Region – Doug’s Place Strathcona Collision Repairs.
· 2019 CCRC Best Audit Results, Central Region – Performance Collision and Restyling.
One of the winning shops for the regional awards was also the national winner:
· 2019 CCRC of the Year – Performance Collision and Restyling.
“These shops are best in class for winning this award,” said Mark Huisman, Business Manager for BASF Refinish Canada. “We value our relationship withBMW and look forward to many more rewarding years of partnership and growth.”
All winners utilize KPIs and CSI tools to manage their operations, competing for the highest scores in each category while meeting 100% of training requirements. The awards complement the strongglobal partnership between BASF and BMW at all levels, while demonstrating why BMW globally recommends the world-class luxury finish that Glasurit promises to users around the world.
BASF's Automotive Refinish business manufactures and markets coatings for the collision repair, commercial fleet and automotive specialty markets. Its paint products are supported by technical training programs,advanced color information systems, business management and planning tools. For more information visit http://www.basfrefinish.com