Paint & Refinish

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GFS Matt Salvo
Paint & Refinish

GFS introduces Booth Connect remote monitoring at SEMA Show

Nov. 9, 2023
From a tablet or smartphone, managers can view real-time on cycle counts, energy usage, and more.
Photo by Jay Sicht
Tom Maziarz
Paint & Refinish

PPG showcases new technologies to media

Nov. 2, 2023
The automated MoonWalk mixing system takes center stage.
2024 Pro
Paint & Refinish

Meguiar's launches new professional products at SEMA Show

Nov. 1, 2023
The new products are designed to give professionals world-class results with greater versatility and ease-of-use.
Circuit board
Paint & Refinish

Garmat USA introduces GarmatConnect

Nov. 1, 2023
Data-driven system manages energy consumption and booth usage to help control shop costs and increase productivity.
Gfs Booth Connect Controls
Paint & Refinish

GFS unveils Booth Connect Remote Monitoring System

Oct. 31, 2023
Global Finishing Solutions' patent-pending technology provides remote access and monitoring for paint booths from the convenience of a computer, tablet or smartphone.
Jay Sicht
Troy Weaver, Axalta Irus Mix
Paint & Refinish

Axalta demonstrates Irus fully automated mixing machine

Oct. 31, 2023
The media event, held as part of the SEMA Show week's activities, showed the completely hands-free mixing process.
Sata X5500 Universe Tilt Standard
Collision Repair

This spray gun is a universe unto itself

Oct. 30, 2023
Every painter who purchases a SATAjet X 5500 universe gets access to the SATA universe, full of exclusive content, promotions, and competitions.
Courtesy of Vairify
Vairify Breathing Air Kit
Collision Repair

RapidAir introduces Vairify breathing air solutions at SEMA Show

Oct. 27, 2023
Streamlining automotive paint booth operations, Vairify ensures Grade D breathing air is provided to meet stringent OSHA requirements.
Painter in paint booth
Paint & Refinish

Eliminate the bottleneck

Sept. 28, 2023
Used properly, the paint booth can be a highly efficient resource designed to drive production and profit.
From FinishMaster
Finish Master Hood Master
Collision Repair

FinishMaster announces fourth annual Hood Master Challenge and third annual PiN Master Challenge

Aug. 31, 2023
The vision for the challenge is to showcase the true talent possessed by painters in the industry.
Handshake with car
Collision Repair

Colours Inc. grows in Illinois

The Pennsylvania-based distributor has acquired A&B Auto Body Supply, with locations in Peru, Bloomington, Peoria, Sterling, and South Beloit.
Business Wire
MagicBox Image
Paint & Refinish

PPG introduces PPG LINQ Color software and PPG MAGICBOX body shop assistant for the refinish industry

Aug. 30, 2023
The device provides productivity and sustainability improvements for smaller body shops, according to the company.
PPG Paint Film
Paint & Refinish

Paint films open new possibilities for body shops

Aug. 17, 2023
Today’s films offer multilayer applications in vibrant color-matched finishes.
Courtesy of 3M
Block-sanding a panel
Paint & Refinish

What is feather, prime, and block?

Aug. 8, 2023
This refinish operation is required to restore a repaired panel to a new undamaged condition. Documentation and education are key to overcome any contention with third party payers...