The Voice of the African
Collision Repair Industry

Home Whats Hot

Whats Hot

KAPCI BLINK DUBAI

The introduction of a new revolutionary colour-matching tool to Kapci Coating’s range of car refinish paints, the ‘KapciBlink‘ Spectrophotometer, took Automotive Refinisher all the way to Dubai in the UAE for their middle eastern leg of their world product...

DESERT CHARM PROMOTING KAPCI IN STRAND, MARKET PLACE

Desert Charm, who operate out of Main Road in Strand have pioneered a way foward with the Egyptian world brand of Kapci for over seven years in the Cape Town market. Company owner Gizéla Möller has been very active in...

AUTO CITY PAINT AND PANEL OPEN FOR BUSINESS IN DURBAN

When  Shaun Kilroe was given the opportunity to open his own distribution shop, he jumped at the chance. And so partnering with Peter Gilbert and Rob Kilroe, Auto City Paint and Panel opened its doors in January of this...

VICAN MANUFACTURING AND MIPA FROM GERMANY EXPAND DISTRIBUTION NETWORK IN SA

The team from Vican & Mipa have been working hard developing their South African dealer footprint with new distribution appointments in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN). Thanks to excellent market place acceptance of the premium, yet affordable professional coatings system, their expansion...

WONDERBOOM PANELBEATERS, MAKING A DIFFERENCE

Wonderboom Panelbeaters have been working hand-in-hand with IT-C and the hearing impaired learners for a few years now. They have ended up employing their deaf apprentices once they qualified in January last year, as they were all such an...

FIX AUTO SA LAUNCH

Fix Auto held a full launch event for the introduction of the world’s largest collision repair franchise recently in Gauteng where Malcolm Rajah, CEO, introduced the first stage of the Fix trip innovation plan. First up, Malcolm thanked the many...

CERAMIC PRO FRANCHISES AVAILABLE

Ceramic Pro, the pioneers of the multi-layerable, clear, liquid nano-ceramic coating have announced Franchise opportunities available across South Africa. With Ceramic Pro’s head offices based in Sandton and authorised dealers around the country, the popular online brand has seen...

DEVILBISS LAUNCH DV1 – THE MOST ADVANCED REFNISH SPRAY GUN ON THE MARKET

DeVilbiss have announced the launch of DV1, their next generation spray gun. It is, without doubt, the most advanced DeVilbiss spray gun on the market – no other refinish spray gun in the range is built like it or...

SPRAYBOOTH INNOVATION UNDERSTANDING ENDOTHERMIC DRYING

Arecent visit to South Africa by export manager for SAIMA, Salvatore Antonucci, spent some time explaining the move on a global basis to introduce their retro-fit endothermic panels which produce amazing paint curing when used with waterborne refinish paint...

3D HIGH DEFINITION CAR CARE LAUNCHES IN SOUTH AFRICA

The 3D High definition car care system was recently introduced to the South African market by sole importers Safomar Industries (SIB). Jeremy Hoffman, director of sales and marketing at SIB and his team introduced this new polish system on...