Shawn Martin knows it seems counterintuitive to open another shop in such a small town, but it’s really a testament to the strong relationship he has with his small community that he was able to do just that.
While shops can take measures to collect the money owed to them, in order to reduce accounts receivables, focus needs to be placed on the paperwork process in the front office. Here are five steps for collecting on money owed to you.
The EksoVest—a non-powered, linkage driven and gas spring actuated upper body exoskeleton—is currently being used by technicians on the Ford assembly line, but has also been demoed in a body shop. The technology could provide career longevity for techs.
BMW launched an addition to its certified collision repair program last week in order to create more dealer-owned body shops across the U.S. Now, a dealer will be able to sponsor an independent shop in its primary market to apply to be a BMW certified collision repair center.
FenderBender spoke with David Bliss of CCC about the company's heat map technology, which transforms vehicle photos into heat maps in order to provide a “more visually literate” and color-coded view of the damage.