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The House on Thursday voted for a bipartisan plan to reauthorize but overhaul a federal program for giving money to state technical education programs, and...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: June 23, 2017, 8:26 pm
Television and podcast personality Mike Rowe in a “Fox and Friends” appearance Wednesday brought more national attention to the fish-in-a-barrel opportunity for job-seeking Americans to...
Author: Repairer Driven News
Posted: June 23, 2017, 3:45 pm
A two-part series from Arizona television station KXTV draws attention to incorrect collision repairs and advises customers on how to protect themselves from one. The “Let Joe...
Author: Repairer Driven News
Posted: June 22, 2017, 5:11 pm
The Fayetteville Observer reported Wednesday that the first director of Fayetteville Technical Community College’s high-profile collision repair program has resigned. Paul Gage told the North...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: June 22, 2017, 3:57 pm
PNC Riverarch Capital’s purchase of paint, body and equipment distributor Painters Supply & Equipment gives the 65-year old supplier some private equity backing to expand amid a...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: June 21, 2017, 11:29 pm
A trio of collision repair experts on Thursday’s “Repair University Live” advised shops to have a separate set of tools and space not just to...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: June 21, 2017, 8:41 pm
Mitchell announced Wednesday that it would leverage Bosch technology to sell a new “Mitchell Diagnostics” scan tool starting June 30. “We researched a wide variety...
Author: Repairer Driven News
Posted: June 21, 2017, 3:32 pm
Trying to plan what materials you’ll need to know over the next two decades of auto body repair? A new Center for Automotive Research white...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: June 21, 2017, 11:00 am
Allstate has launched Virtual Assist, a new Android and iPhone app which allows a collision repairer to videoconference with a remote Allstate adjuster. Virtual Assist started in the...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: June 20, 2017, 8:06 pm
Teijin will begin to sell a special polycarbonate resin windshield that it says will be tough enough to replace glass windshields — and the A-pillar...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: June 20, 2017, 5:20 pm