IBIS Turkey 2020 – Event Summary

IBIS connects dots for Turkish aftermarket  IBISConnect Turkey – the third simulcast in the new series of innovative online events from the International Bodyshop Industry Symposium (IBIS) – today was […]

IBIS Latin America 2020 – Event Summary

IBISConnect goes from strength to strength IBISConnect Latin America – the second in the new series of innovative simulcasts from the International Bodyshop Industry Symposium (IBIS) – has been hailed […]

IBIS Africa 2020 – Event summary

IBISConnect goes live with African triumph The first IBISConnect simulcast launched at the end of July by the International Bodyshop Industry Symposium has been hailed a world-class, innovative virtual platform […]


IBIS raises the bar for hybrid digital events Hundreds of delighted delegates joined this year’s 20th anniversary IBIS Global Summit in December for an event which took the form of a […]


IBISTV Global Summit 2021: leadership at the ready

The IBISTV Global Summit 2021 drew a record virtual audience on 24 June when it highlighted and debated some of the most pressing issues currently affecting the international collision repair […]

Change at the top for Kia

Kia Europe has appointed Steffen Cost as its new vice president of operations. He will be based at Kia’s European headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, and responsible for sustaining Kia Europe’s […]

Volvo invests in fossil-free steel

Volvo is exploring the development of a fossil-free, high quality steel which is hopes to use in car construction. It is teaming up with Swedish steel maker SSAB on its […]

Bentley names new UK director

Bentley has named Richard Leopold as regional director for UK, Middle East, Africa and India. He will replace Sarah Simpson, who moved to Porsche GB, on 1 September. Alain Favey, […]

Car production across Europe rising

Car production in Europe increased by 63% throughout Europe in March compared to the same month last year. According to JATO Dynamics data from 26 markets across the region, volume […]

Automechanika Frankfurt 2021 goes ‘hybrid’

Automechanika Frankfurt will take place as a “hybrid” event for the first time, from 14 to 16 September 2021. The event will see a physical, in-person offering run alongside digital […]

Axalta announces 2020 Supplier Performance Award Winners

Axalta, a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, recently honored the recipients of its 2020 Supplier Performance Awards spotlighting their perseverance, commitment, and continued partnership with Axalta during […]

Hybrid demand surges in second-hand market

Demand for hybrids is soaring in the used car market. Buyacar has reported its highest ever proportion of hybrid customers, with sales this year to 20 April up 27% from […]