• 211215 google

    Google: ‘don’t fear technology’

    Speaking to a full house at the IBIS Global Summit 2016, Google’s Richard Offermann told delegates, ‘don’t be scared of technology, because technological development will never be as slow as it […]

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    Thatcham identifies 2018 as landmark

    In its role on the Assisted Driving Insurance Group, safety experts at Thatcham Research have identified the key stages of automation highlighting 2018 as a ‘landmark year’. Thatcham claims 2018 […]

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    VW to face wealth fund action

    Norway’s $850bn sovereign wealth fund, the world’s largest, plans legal action against Volkswagen over the vehicle manufacturer’s emissions scandal. Norges Bank Investment Management, is one of VW’s biggest investors and […]

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    FTC review Sherwin Williams/Valspar merger

    Paint makers Sherwin-Williams and Valspar remain confident their multi-billion pound merger will go ahead in the first quarter of next year despite a request for additional information from US regulators. […]

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    Audi R8 in Crewe’s control

    Swansway Accident Repair Centre in Crewe has been named Audi UK’s specialist repair centre for its Audi R8 supercar following an £80,000 investment. With one of only five technicians in […]

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    Graduates gain top marks

    Seven individuals have pioneered a new educational pathway by achieving a coveted postgraduate level seven diploma in strategic management and leadership. The cohort of seven individuals completed the inaugural programme […]

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  • 040516 nationwide dws

    Nationwide confirms DWS acquisition

    Nationwide Accident Repair Services has increased its network of bodyshops to 124 with the acquisition of DWS Automotive Repair Solutions. After months of speculation within the industry the deal was […]

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Grow fast or be acquired

According to Bradley Mewes, current consolidation activity within the collision repair industry means one of two things – grow fast or be acquired. Bradley, principal […]