Tag Archives: awards

bodyshop Event and Awards 2015

The Roaring ‘20s is the theme for 2015, giving delegates a chance to suit up and enjoy the company of their peers in an atmosphere of refined class and uncontainable enjoyment. The daytime Event, featuring interactive stands from exhibitors covering all aspects of the market, will once again be free for bodyshops, insurance companies, vehicle manufacturers and work providers who […]

Snap-on voted 5-star franchise

Snap-on is celebrating this month after being officially crowned a ‘Five-star Franchise’ in the annual Smith & Henderson ‘Franchise Satisfaction Benchmark’. Imagine a company asking all of its customers to rate it (anonymously) on value and rewards, training, support, culture and general satisfaction. Well, that’s exactly what Snap-on did and thanks to their outstanding commitment to their network, they achieved […]

Crescent Motoring receive recognition

Crescent Motoring from Burton on Trent in Staffordshire has scooped the prestigious Motor Codes Garage of the Year award for the second year in succession. Crescent fought off competition from 8,000 independent garages in Motor Codes’ nationwide network to take the crown. Motor Codes is the Government-backed, Trading Standards approved quality code for garages. The award, based on customer nominations […]


Farnham-based Premier Panels Skills Ltd, deployed a host of TEROSON bonding, sealing, coating and reinforcing products from Henkel to help it win the Body & Paint Award in the Porsche Classic Restoration Competition 2014. At a showcase award ceremony held at Brands Hatch towards the end of last year, the prize was presented by none other than Dr Wolfgang Porsche […]

VW and Ford rewarded for innovation

This week saw the tenth presentation of the annual AutomotiveINNOVATIONS Awards for exceptional innovative achievement in the automotive industry. The Volkswagen Group emerged as one of the evening’s big winners, securing the award for ‘Most innovative car manufacturer 2015’ as well as receiving a special award for ‘Most innovative car manufacturer of the decade’. Volkswagen Group developers also achieved first […]

Halo in awards first

Halo Accident Repairs has scored an industry ‘first’ by partnering with Ageas Insurance and securing entry onto the British Insurance Awards shortlist for Claims Initiative of the Year – Insurance Category. Over 2,000 people will be attending the awards ceremony, which is to be held at the Royal Albert Hall. Representatives from every corner of the insurance industry will be […]

Rising Star award for Zerolight

ZeroLight, the creator of an advanced car configurator solution, was yesterday announced as a Rising Star Company at the Northern Tech Awards, in Leeds. The prestigious accolade is in recognition of the North Eastbased company’s real-time 3D visualisation technology, on which its advanced car configurator solution is based. ‘Being named as a Rising Star Company by the Northern Tech Awards […]

IMI opens award nominations

Nominations for the 2015 IMI Outstanding Achievers Awards are now open. The Outstanding Achievers Awards celebrate the achievements of IMI learners, accredited individuals and automotive professionals within the UK retail motor industry. This year’s event will be held at Silverstone race circuit in the world famous wing facility on 22 October, and will be attended by HRH Prince Michael of […]

In it to win it

The accident repair industry’s greatest annual occasion – bodyshop Event and Awards – is on the search for the UK’s finest and is calling for nominations to be submitted. Taking place at the Celtic Manor Resort in Wales, on 24-25 September 2015, the bodyshop Awards are the only independent industry accolades, recognising the best and brightest the sector has to […]

CitNOW to host BAFCA

CitNOW has launched the UK’s first ever automotive industry video awards – British Association of Fantastic CitNOW Awards (BAFCA). Video technology has experienced an unprecedented phase of accelerated adoption and its use has more than trebled in automotive businesses in the past year. The CitNOW Awards aim to recognise companies and professionals who have embraced the use of video technology […]

1 2