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New York State of Mind: PGW Expands with Latest Acquisition

PGW Auto Glass has acquired auto glass distributor Interstate Glass of Amityville, New York. The acquisition gives PGW new locations in Queens and Long Island, New York. “We are excited to integrate their operations and expertise with our extensive network … Continue reading

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Crystal Fusion Technologies Finds New Ownership in APCO Holdings

On May 1, APCO Holdings LLC announced it acquired Crystal Fusion Technologies. Norcross, Georgia-based APCO provides and administers finance and insurance products. Crystal Fusion Technologies, which is based in Lindenhurst, New York, creates products advertised to strengthen and protect auto … Continue reading

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PGW Auto Glass Acquires AutoglassCRM

PGW Auto Glass LLC has acquired the assets of AutoglassCRM and launched a business tool for auto glass installers called “Everything Autoglass.” Based in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania, PGW Auto Glass distributes automotive replacement glass, specialty parts, shop accessories and digital … Continue reading

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NOVUS Glass Adds New Location in Ancaster, Ontario

Glendale Motors in Ancaster, Ontario, on February 14, announced the addition of NOVUS Glass Ancaster. As the newest addition to glass repair and replacement services, NOVUS Glass Ancaster joins the company’s three other service areas, including NAPA AUTOPRO complete auto … Continue reading

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Glass Logic Acquires GlassComp

Having the desire to add more “glass” to its inventory, Glass Logic, a point-of-sale software provider based in Central Illinois, recently acquired the assets of Illinois-based GlassComp, a long-term EDI provider for the auto glass retail industry. The move allows … Continue reading

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Safelite Group Acquires Intermountain Auto Glass

Safelite® Group, owner of Safelite AutoGlass®, has purchased the assets of Idaho-based Intermountain Auto Glass. The transaction closed on Friday, October 6. “On behalf of our associates across the country, we welcome new team members with enthusiasm as they join … Continue reading

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Safelite Group Acquires Multi-Location Firm

Safelite Group has acquired the assets of Colorado-based Sun Auto Glass. The transaction was completed on Friday, September 29. This is Safelite’s fifth acquisition in 2023. “It’s an exciting time in our business as we continue to expand our reach … Continue reading

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Farmington Hills’ KSI Kitchen & Bath Acquires Henderson Glass in Rochester Hills

KSI Kitchen & Bath, a kitchen and bath design firm in Farmington Hills, has acquired Henderson Glass, and its flat glass business from Safelite Auto Glass. “KSI’s investment will allow us to focus on growing our flat glass business, from … Continue reading

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Safelite Acquires Missouri’s Mark’s Mobile Glass

Safelite Group, the owner of Safelite AutoGlass, has acquired the auto glass assets of Mark’s Mobile Glass, a company that operates five locations throughout Missouri. The transaction was completed on Friday, March 3, 2023, and marks Safelite’s first major acquisition … Continue reading

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PGW Auto Glass Sold to One Firm Equity Partners

PGW Glass is being sold by its owner, LKQ Corporation, to One Firm Equity Partners (OEP). PGW Auto Glass distributes aftermarket glass in 113 facilities in the U.S. and Canada, and is headquartered in Cranberry Township, Pa. Closure of the … Continue reading

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Custom Glass Acquires Oklahoma-based Cameron Glass

In early October, Custom Glass Solutions, LLC of Worthington, Ohio, acquired Cameron Glass Inc. of Broken Arrow, Ok. Cameron Glass, also known as CamGlass, was founded in 1978 by Jim Cameron and his father, Ray Cameron. The company employs 125 … Continue reading

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Gerber Collision & Glass Enters 31st U.S. State

The Boyd Group Inc. (the “Boyd Group”) announced the acquisition of a collision repair center in Ankeny, Iowa. This marks the company’s entry into its 31st U.S. state. This repair center operated as Smith’s Collision & Paint. Ankeny is a … Continue reading

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Gerber Collision & Glass Acquires Repair Center in Austin, Texas

The Boyd Group Inc. (the “Boyd Group”) announced the acquisition of a collision repair center in Austin, Texas. This repair center was founded in 1972 and operated as Don’s Paint & Body Shop. Austin is the fourth largest city in … Continue reading

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Gerber Collision & Glass Acquires Repair Center in Springfield, Missouri

The Boyd Group Inc. (the “Boyd Group”) announced the acquisition of a collision repair center in Springfield, Mo. This repair center operated as St. Louis Street Auto Body and served the community since 1965. Located in southwestern Missouri, Springfield is … Continue reading

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Gerber Collision & Glass Acquires Repair Center in San Diego

The Boyd Group Inc. (the “Boyd Group”) announced the acquisition of a collision repair center in San Diego, Calif. This repair center operated as Qualtech Collision Center, served the market since 1997 and is located near the eastern border of … Continue reading

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Gerber Collision & Glass Acquires Repair Center in Vero Beach, Florida

The Boyd Group Inc. has announced the acquisition of collision repair center Perfection Paint & Body in Vero Beach, Florida. Perfection Paint & Body has served Vero Beach, the county seat of Indian River County, for more 20 years. The … Continue reading

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Gerber Collision & Glass Acquires Repair Center in Texas

The Boyd Group Inc. (the Boyd Group) announced the acquisition of a collision repair center in Amarillo, Texas. This location operated as a collision repair center at a dealership, according to the company. “We are eager to welcome this high-performing … Continue reading

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Gerber Collision & Glass Acquires Repair Center in South Carolina

The Boyd Group Inc. (the Boyd Group) announced the acquisition of a collision repair center in Columbia, S.C. This location operated as Jimmy Rivers Body & Paint Shop for more than five decades, according to the company. “We are eager … Continue reading

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Gerber Collision and Glass Acquires Two Arkansas Locations

The Boyd Group Inc. (the Boyd Group) recently announced it acquired two collision repair centers in Farmington and Rogers, Ark. The company noted these acquisitions mark its entry into the state of Arkansas. The locations previously operated as Northwest Arkansas … Continue reading

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Gerber Collision & Glass Acquires Two Locations

The Boyd Group Inc. (the Boyd Group) announced the acquisition of two collision repair centers in the Washington area. These locations previously operated as Rainier Collision and have served the communities of Gig Harbor and Port Orchard for 12 years. … Continue reading

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Gerber Collision & Glass Acquires Three Locations

The Boyd Group Inc. (the Boyd Group) announced the acquisition of three collision repair centers in the Columbia, S.C., area. These locations previously operated as Baker Collision Express. The Irmo shop opened in 2004, the Lexington repair center was added … Continue reading

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Gerber Collision & Glass Acquires Four Locations

The Boyd Group Inc. (the Boyd Group) announced the acquisition of a multi-store operation that consists of four collision repair centers: three in Indiana, and one in Kentucky. These locations previously operated as Lefler Collision & Glass, originating in the … Continue reading

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Acquisition Announcement Generates Industry Reactions

Yesterday Safelite announced its acquisition of TruRoad and its combined businesses, and since then various news outlets and social media sites have responded to the news, creating a bit of a buzz both nationally and internationally in the auto glass … Continue reading

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Caliber Collision Expands with Acquisition

Caliber Collision announced it has acquired Herb’s Paint & Body (HPB) across the Dallas-Fort Worth area. HPB was founded in January 1956 by Herb Walne. According to the company, it grew into an auto repair businesses famous for its customer … Continue reading

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Custom Glass Solutions Buys NASG

Custom Glass Solutions, LLC (CGS), acquired NASG Holdings, Inc. (NASG) from Consolidated Glass Holdings, Inc. on May 3, 2019. CGS is an Ohio based manufacturer that makes laminated windshields and large format glass. NASG is a specialty glass and window … Continue reading

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Uniban Canada Acquires Go! Glass and Accessories

Uniban Canada announced its acquisition of the Go! Glass & Accessories banner, mainly located in Southwestern Ontario and in the Maritime Provinces. Franchisor of the UniglassPlus, VitroPlus, and Ziebart brands in Canada, Uniban Canada now adds 15 experienced franchisees to … Continue reading

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Fix Auto World Acquires Global Rights to Novus Glass

Fix Auto World is purchasing the assets of 11 glass and automotive aftermarket companies, including Novus Franchises Inc. from the Skidmore Group. Through this acquisition, Fix Auto World is purchasing the assets of Novus Glass Inc., Novus Franchising Inc., Speedy … Continue reading

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