Thursday, 18 May 2017 09:06

MSO Owner Has a Matrix Wand in All 8 of his Locations

Written by Autobody News Staff

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By shooting every car before and after each repair, Tech Jeramie Vargas at Inter-Tech Collision has the power of the Matrix Wand in his hands.

The first Inter-Tech Collision Center opened its doors 30 years ago with a 1,800 square foot shop, and today, the company has eight locations in the Omaha Metro area and Southwestern Iowa.

Wednesday, 17 May 2017 16:01

Shop Owner Can't Stop Falling in Love with Matrix Basecoat

Written by Autobody News Staff

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Bill "Elvis" Stull, the owner of Kuzin's Kustom Body & Paint in Polonia, WI, uses Matrix's MPB-LV Low VOC Basecoat to create classics like this one.


Bill "Elvis" Stull is the owner of Kuzin's Kustom Body & Paint, a shop that performs complete restorations and light mechanical services in addition to collision repair in Polonia, WI.

Wednesday, 17 May 2017 14:24

Shop Finds Lusid Products Offer Quality at Tremendous Savings

Written by Autobody News Staff

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Since switching to Lusid’s GenRock solvent-based line, Perrine has experienced a steady cost savings

When customers arrive at Perrine Auto Group in Cranbury, NJ, they can be assured of receiving an extra level of service while their vehicles are in the body shop.

Wednesday, 17 May 2017 11:04

Arone Auto Body Owner & Painter “Can’t Stop Smiling” Since Switching to Sikkens

Written by Autobody News Staff

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Arone Auto Body is located in Homer City, PA and has been in business for more than 30 years.


Frank Arone has been in the collision repair business for over 20 years and restoring vehicles for about 15. His auto body shop, Arone Auto Body, is located in Homer City, PA.

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 13:22

Family-Focused Giannini’s Auto Body Shop Impressed by Accudraft

Written by Autobody News Staff

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Giannini is impressed by Accudraft’s customer service and their high-quality products.


In any production-based environment, it’s imperative to put emphasis on the finished product, but for Mike Giannini, owner of Giannini’s Auto Body Shop in San Francisco, CA, it’s equally necessary to recognize the end user, the person whose vehicle is being repaired. He stresses to employees, “Treat every vehicle like it’s your own.”

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 12:45

3M Provides Collision Center with Solutions for Dust-Free Sanding

Written by Autobody News Staff

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Shops like CARSTAR Kurt’s Collision Center can reduce dust and improve worker comfort with mobile sanding systems like the Total Automotive Sanding System.


Kurt Mueller has transformed what started in 1980 as a body shop operating out of a two-car garage into a multi-million dollar business, now part of the CARSTAR MSO network.