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EDT celebrates yet another successful year of expansion

EDT machine

As 2018 draws to close, EDT Automotive, the multi-award winning engine decontamination specialist, is celebrating another year of runaway success, having placed 62 machines in even more locations across the UK and recruiting two new employees to assist with the

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TechMan helps In Town Automotive to scoop prestigious ‘Technology Double’

Business Innovation. LtR Fuzz Townhend with Mima Ryanska and Jo Taylor of AA Garage Guide, Kimberley Dorr of In Town Automotive and James Onions

In Town Automotive – one of the largest independently owned vehicle servicing and repairs garage in Northampton – has rounded off 2018 in style, after taking home its second prestigious technology award of the year. November’s Northamptonshire Business Awards, compered

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The Parts Alliance’s 2018 ‘Winter Trade Show’ breaks all records

Prize winner, Michael Glendinning of Holcombe Garage in Wellington, Somerset collects a boom speaker prize from Yuasa

The Parts Alliance’s Winter Trade Show returned to Sandy Park, bringing suppliers and customers the chance to mingle and do business in a relaxed and welcoming environment. The invitation-only trade event, which smashed all previous attendance records, took place on

Posted in The Parts Alliance

Survey paints stark picture on garage recruitment challenges

Two mechanics

Norwich-based automotive recruitment specialist Progress Recruitment Solutions (UK) says a recent survey starkly illustrates the challenges many independent garages now face in finding and retaining skilled technicians. The survey, conducted in conjunction with digital news specialists Garage Wire, gained 80

Posted in Progress Recruitment

AA Certified Shop is now LIVE!

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The AA’s Certified garage network can now bolster their AA Certified status with a wide range of branded promotional goods available at the newly-launched shop. The website gives members access to the most frequently requested promotional items that will help

Posted in AA Garage Guide, Clients

Servicesure to start search for new ‘Autocentre of the Year’

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National garage network Servicesure will start the search for the 2019 ‘Autocentre of the Year’ in November, after this year’s winner gained publicity afterwards leading to a ‘ridiculous amount of new work’. The debut 2018 event drew tremendous interest from

Posted in Servicesure, The Parts Alliance

Celsus to exhibit at Amsterdam’s METSTRADE Show for fifth year running

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Celsus, the award-winning European distributor of JL Audio, Wolf Shock, Dynamat and KICKER, will next month exhibit at Amsterdam’s prestigious METSTRADE show for the fifth year running. Taking place from 13-15 November at RAI Amsterdam, Celsus will grow its presence

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No-shows are no problem for TechMan users

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TechMan’s garage management system has been creating simple solutions for the everyday issues faced by workshop owners since 2013, helping users to save money and improve efficiency. Not least of these ‘everyday issues’ are the troublesome last minute cancellations and

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Servicesure network signs 500th member

(L to R) Duncan Davidson - Customer Programmes Consultant Scotland, Mike Parker - Servicesure Sales Manager South West & South Wales, Sarah Franklin - Servicesure Sales Manager, South East & London, Garry Watson - Servicesure Sales Manager North East and finally Ben Spencer - Servicesure Sales Manager, Midlands, North Wales & North West

[Pictured L to R: Duncan Davidson – Customer Programmes Consultant Scotland, Mike Parker – Servicesure Sales Manager South West & South Wales, Sarah Franklin – Servicesure Sales Manager, South East & London, Garry Watson – Servicesure Sales Manager North East

Posted in Servicesure, The Parts Alliance

Recruitment headaches can be avoided by most garages says Progress

Two mechanics at work in a garage. A woman in front checks off a

Progress Recruitment Solutions (UK), the Norwich-based automotive recruitment specialist, says concerns garage owners have when hiring new employees are well-founded but can be overcome. “It’s not something they do often so it’s outside the comfort zone,” said Laura Rycroft, Managing

Posted in Progress Recruitment