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Give your customers a VIP card for Christmas!
Don’t forget to send your customers a card for the holidays or to kick-start their new year – but not just any holiday greeting card – make it a VIP Card. Use the special VIP card exclusively available to our Co-Op Members as an insert in a special holiday or New Year’s card …read more

Don’t forget to send your customers a card for the holidays or to kick-start their new year – but not just any holiday greeting card – make it a VIP Card. Use the special VIP card exclusively available to our Co-Op Members as an insert in a special holiday or New Year’s card …read more

Applying Group Power to Independent Body Shop Businesses
Read full article from: Autobody News April 2008

Read full article from: Autobody News April 2008



The Truth About The Collision Repair Industry

Forest and Fire Mismanagement – A case of malfeasance or at least misfeasance …
7,650,000 acres of timber have burned so far this year in the Western United States mainly the northwest . Additionally, 1.65 million acres are on fire now in 77 major fires. To give you a perspective of the magnitude, consider this: - The amount of forest that is being allowed to ...

Assured Performance – the standard by which others are measured …
It seemed like a challenge that was far off in the distance in 2005. By 2010, it still didn't appear on most industry expert's radar. The first industry-wide alert and call to action didn't occur until 2011 at the Collision Industry Conference (CIC) when then visionary chairman, Michael ...

Multiple Automakers Leverage Assured Performance Certification
In just the first few months of 2014, several of the largest Automakers have announced that they are rolling out body shop Certification program. While many are familiar with OE Certification programs of the past, the new generation of body shop Certification is altogether new and has all the makings ...