Monthly Archives: July 2018

Progress Recruitment to roll out new MOT Tester Training more widely through IGA

Progress and IGA training initiative

Progress Recruitment Solutions (UK) Ltd, the Norwich-based automotive recruitment specialist, has announced they will be working with the Independent Garage Association (IGA) to make their MOT Tester training courses more accessible to automotive technicians throughout England and Wales. The training

Posted in Progress Recruitment

Barton Garages becomes EDT’s best performing partner in just 6 months


EDT Automotive says that Barton Garages has achieved incredible results with its multi-award winning range of engine decontamination machines, becoming the EDT network’s highest performing garage-partner since joining in January. According to company co-director Tracey Barton, the Yelverton-based workshop was

Posted in Clients, EDT Automotive

Both Top award winners thriving with TechMan

Glenn Miller (L) and Shaun Miller (R) - lo

The two recently announced winners of prestigious industry awards have given credit to TechMan, the fast-growing garage management system developed by independent garage owners. Berkshire-based Shaun Miller went one better than his 2017 runner-up finish in winning Top Technician 2018.

Posted in TechMan

Progress Recruitment take top spot at industry awards ceremony

Team (lo)

Norwich-based automotive recruitment specialist Progress Recruitment Solutions has been named ‘Recruitment Agency of the Year’ in the Motor Trader Industry Awards 2018. It was the 28th year of the prestigious awards, with the ceremony once again being held in the

Posted in Progress Recruitment

Bendix braking moving ahead with 3 year warranty

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The Parts Alliance say the move to reintroduce the Bendix brand of braking products to the UK aftermarket first announced late last year is continuing to gather pace. Reinforcing the quality position of the Bendix braking brand, all brake discs

Posted in GSF Car Parts, The Parts Alliance

Progress Recruitment Solutions extend offices to meet rising demand

Progress Recuitment new office

Progress Recruitment Solutions, the Norwich-based automotive recruitment specialist, has recently extended their head office in Norwich to accommodate their growing team. Despite being just seven years old, the fast growing business founded by Managing Director Laura Rycroft now employs around

Posted in Progress Recruitment

Summer sizzlers with The Parts Alliance’s Garage Essentials


The Parts Alliance’s Summer Garage Essentials has arrived mid heat-wave with some incredible offers that are guaranteed to keep things hot. The glossy 68 page A4 publication is available on request from all branches of The Parts Alliance members Allparts,

Posted in The Parts Alliance

IGA garage achieves perfect score with AA Certified

AA Certified

AA Garage Guide – provider of online bookings, Patrol referrals and the ‘Certified Garage Programme’ – has awarded three of the Certified garages within its network with a perfect 100% score, including Independent Garage Association (IGA) member, Car Services Ltd

Posted in AA Garage Guide, Clients