BASF AUTOMOTIVE REFINISH NEWS
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What: Chip Foose meet-and-greet and rendering raffle Where: Rabid Customs Car Show, 6270 Bowen Rd., Canal Winchester, OH 43110 When: Saturday, August 25, 2018 12:00 – 5:00 p.m. Background: BASF is presenting Chip Foose at the Rabid Customs Car Show for a meet and greet and more on Saturday, August 25, 2018. The show goes […]
Background: BASF Automotive Refinish Coatings has launched BASF eLearning, online training courses for collision and restoration centers. Glasurit and R-M recertification were the first courses to go digital. Certified technicians whose two-year certification is set to soon expire, can log on, take the appropriate course through online learning modules, and have their certification renewed immediately. […]
The Goodguys 21st PPG Nationals Show, held earlier this month in Columbus, Ohio, ended on a high note for vehicles finished with BASF coatings. The Goodguys 2018 Classic Instruments Street Rod of the Year went to the 1929 Mariani Model A Tudor, featuring BASF’s Glasurit® 55 Line paint, built by BASF ambassador Troy Trepanier from Rad Rides by Troy. The vehicle is owned by Mark and Dennis Mariani and was also […]
The BASF Coatings Automotive Refinish Annual Distributor Meeting took place on June 6th and 7th, in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco. Every six months, the current business situation and what the future holds for the end of year is reviewed in this event. Considering the economic and political environment that prevails in Mexico and Central America, the […]
BASF Automotive Refinish is updating its brand images, beginning with new product labels for productivity brand R-M®, in Q3 2018. A newly designed logo for economy brand LIMCO®, as well as new labels for both Limco and BASF’s premium brand, Glasurit®, will follow later in the year. “As the world’s largest chemical company, our primary […]
What: Troy Neuerburg announced as the new US Sales Director for Automotive Refinish at BASF Background: BASF announced Troy Neuerburg as the new US Sales Director for Automotive Refinish, effective immediately. Neuerburg has been a BASF employee since 2016, working as a Sales Zone Manager where he was responsible for growing market share in the Midwest […]
BASF is returning to NACE Automechanika 2018, to be held at the Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA, as a sponsor of the MSO Symposium for the 7th year.
Manufacturer highly regarded by Great Places to Work For the second year in a row, Mississauga-based BASF has been named as one of Canada’s top 10 best workplaces in manufacturing by Great Places to Work, a global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Great Place to Work gathered direct feedback from employees across the country […]
Now built with lightweight, high-strength materials and advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) electronics, today’s vehicles are too complex for what used to be simple repairs. That change means a need for additional training and adherence to OEM repair procedures, and it is behind the push for OEM repair networks, said Jeff Wildman, manager of OEM […]
Hues of gray, blue, white and black emerged as the top color picks for the 2022 model year from automotive paint supplier BASF Coatings, as the need to “keep it real” with technological advancements becomes a reality.