Lou Scola

Chicagoland body shop achieves two decades as CARSTAR franchisee

Oct. 24, 2023
Luigi “Lou” Scola of CARSTAR Scola’s is a multi-generational owner who inherited the shop from his parents, and the Scola family has been proudly serving the Brookfield community...
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Fix Network Global Conference, Shaping the Future, Concludes

Oct. 18, 2023
Franchisees from Fix Network’s brands of Fix Auto, NOVUS Glass, ProColor Collision and Speedy Auto Service attended the two-day Orlando conference that provided an opportunity...

Classic collision acquires two Washington locations

Aug. 28, 2023
Classic Collision has announced the acquisition of KDK Enterprises and AP Collision Center.
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Registration opens for MSO Symposium

Aug. 22, 2023
Registration has opened for the 12th-annual MSO Symposium, Oct. 30 in Las Vegas.

Crash Champions acquires Florida location

Crash Champions is expanding its presence in Florida with the acquisition of Ideal Auto Collision.
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Collision Repair

Midwest CARSTAR group holds Cystic Fibrosis Foundation fundraiser

The CARSTAR MO-KAN Group — made up of 14 CARSTAR locations throughout Kansas and Missouri — recently came together to host the 30th Annual MO-KAN Invitational Charity Golf Tournament...

MSO Symposium announces 2023 date and location

July 31, 2023
The 2023 conference will take place in Las Vegas on Oct. 30, the Monday of SEMA/AAPEX week, at the Mirage Convention Center.
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ProColor Collision opens first shop in Cypress, Texas

ProColor Collision opens first shop in Cypress, Texas

July 26, 2023
ProColor Collision Cypress is the latest to join ProColor Collision's growing family of advanced collision repair facilities in the U.S.
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Collision Repair

Polyvance reduces pricing for online training courses

July 26, 2023
Polyvance hopes the reduction in price for the PR-03 Headlight Repair Course and the EPR-01 Estimating Plastic Repair Course will allow more people to gain valuable knowledge ...
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Collision Repair

FenderBender announces 2023 Management Conference keynotes

July 25, 2023
The premier leadership and management conference for collision repairers takes place this fall in Aurora, Colorado at ABRN's sister publication, FenderBender's Management Conference...
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Collision Repair

I-CAR and CREF roll out Collision Careers to address technician shortage

July 19, 2023
The website provides a neutral brand and platform for industry partners to 'reposition the industry as a growing, exciting and stable field.'
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Collision Repair

A 'White Christmas after all'

July 12, 2023
Jamie White, owner of four CARSTAR collision repair facilities in northeast Georgia, shares some disaster-recovery tips after his Dalton shop's sprinkler system froze on Christmas...
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Industry News

Original One Parts merges with Headlights Depot

Merger enhances Original One Parts' broad offering of replacement headlights
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Relentless Collision opens Durham, North Carolina, location

July 7, 2023
It is the company's third location in the Raleigh-Durham market.