Local news stories affecting the auto body industry in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee, and West Virginia
On Nov. 12, the Triangle Chapter of the Independent Garage Owners of North Carolina (IGONC) held its monthly meeting at Red Hot and Blue in North Raleigh, NC.
Allstate recently asked a Florida court judge to dismiss a counterclaim filed by Auto Glass America LLC (AGA) and its owner Charles Isaly.
Houston County, AL, Career Academy’s students are getting hands-on experience as part of an agreement with Bondy’s Ford Lincoln.
At the 2019 Maaco Convention in Boca Raton, FL, Maaco Auto Painting and Collision Repair recognized top North American franchisees who exemplified the “breakthrough” convention theme with awards for top performance, including outstanding sales, operational excellence, leadership, growth and overall performance.
Randolph Community College in Asheboro, NC, hosted 200 eighth-graders from the eight Randolph County School System and Asheboro City Schools middle schools on Nov. 8, for Automotive Day to kick off National Apprenticeship Week, Nov. 11-17.
The Boyd Group Inc. announced the opening of a collision repair center in Daytona Beach, FL.
Volkswagen of America marked the start of construction for its electric vehicle production facility.
Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama (HMMA) announced the Santa Cruz compact utility vehicle will be built at Hyundai’s U.S. automotive assembly plant in Montgomery, AL, starting in 2021.
Jack Wilson Chevrolet and Jack Wilson Buick GMC, acquired by the Hanania Automotive Group in February, have officially become Jack Hanania Chevrolet and Jack Hanania Buick GMC.
The automotive shops at each Cumberland County, TN, high school will be named in honor of a local automotive dealer and his business.