Thursday, 19 January 2017 21:56

Retro News: January 1997, 2002, 2007, 2012


In 1997, Georgia shop owner Gene Hamilton suggested that the money industry vendors were spending on large parties at the annual NACE convention could be used to address larger industry issues.


CIC ends parts test-fit demonstrations, feds launch new insurance oversight agency

Thursday, 17 November 2016 23:13

Retro News: December 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011

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NACE in '96, Insurer-Owned Body Shops, CIC on Estimates, DuPont Seeks Buyers

Tuesday, 15 November 2016 20:16

Retro News: November 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011

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dale delmege 2001

Industry consultant Dale Delmege in 2001 suggested that insurers could reduce field staff by shifting more responsibility for – and benefit from – both cost-containment and customer retention to shops.


ABRA's Expansion Plans, Tech Wages, Flat Fees for Repair, BMS vs. EMS

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Erick Bickett, Progressive's Concierge Program, Crash Prevention, Allstate Compliance

Retro News for Website


Topics covered include Northern NACE, Dan Risley's 2001 hire by SCRS, the collapse of M2 and the effect of insurance advertising.

Tuesday, 26 April 2016 18:25

Retro News: May 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011

ASA Lobbyists, Allstate Acquires Sterling, Recycled Parts Market Share, Chinese OEMs

Monday, 21 March 2016 23:52

Retro News: April 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011

Mike Anderson in 1966, Incomplete Estimates, Feather Prime & Block, PartsTrader