YOU’RE HOLDING AN INSIDER’S GUIDE TO THE MODERN COLLISION REPAIR TOOLBOX
BY DARRYL SIMMONS
In your hands, you hold an important tool for making your business run as efficiently as possible in the modern age. With information drawn from the resources of Collision Repair magazine’s more than 20 years of publication, the 2023 Buyer’s Guide and Business Directory offers the most comprehensive overview of the products being used in the most forward-thinking collision repair centres.
There may have been a day back at the beginning of the collision repair industry when all the tools you needed were a good hammer, a paintbrush and a trusty wrench, but today’s repairs are infinitely more complex. Shops are inundated with possible purchasing decisions, many of which are relevant and cutting-edge products and services that have the potential to make a positive impact on getting the job done better and more efficiently. It’s not an issue of if these new technologies will help you. Some of the best engineering minds in the world work on better solutions for the industry’s problems.
The question you must ask of every new product and service is whether it will benefit your shop in the right way. Different shops face different problems, and it’s difficult to make an informed decision with so many diverse products claiming to accomplish the same thing. What you need to know is if this paint, welding machine, shop management software or scanning system is right for your business. This is where the Buyer’s Guide comes in handy, it serves to guide shop owners through the maze of new products and possibilities. By delivering as much information as possible, you are given the best tool to make the right purchasing decision. In this resource, you can find an overview of collision repair resources, with a broad directory of information.
The guide also acts as a reference for contacting the trainers, insurers, manufacturers and sales coordinators. You might already know how to reach out to them, but remember those times when you went looking for that information, and you couldn’t seem to find it? Our directory is the solution.
Keep this by your desk. Keep it at your bedside table. This is your immediate reference. The power to advance your business is within these pages. If you need to expand your shop, to innovate in order to stay one step ahead of the competition or if you just want to see where the collision repair industry is going, this book is for you. With the 2023 Buyer’s Guide, you have the key to your future business success in the ignition switch.