SAMBRA’s focus on the strategic objectives set in 2013 which fundamentally speaks to service delivery and value added products is well on track. The Co- Operation Agreement is the first step in taking back ownership of our industry.
The SAMBRA National Director’s Annual Report is now available to members (remember that you need to be logged in to access it), revisiting SAMBRA’s strategic objectives of the past fiscal and looking ahead to 2015.
Few monthly expenses evoke stronger feelings than vehicle accident insurance, and if it does not deliver, motor body repairers (MBRs) are often seen as the bad guys. SAMBRA therefore commissioned the Greenfields Institute of Business Insurer Evaluation Research Report to investigate how much of this perception is down to the performance of insurance companies when handling claims, and these are the results…
Three years after it was launched, Santam’s Motor Assessor Learnership Programme saw five of its original nine students graduate with NQF Levels 3, 4 and 5 qualifications
SAMBRA member G & T Autobody recently took the top honours in the “Very Small Business” category of the prestigious annual Technology for Women in Business (TWIB) awards, which was hosted by the Department of Trade and Industry (dti).
Tutuka Motor Lab was crowned General Motors National Speed Shop of the Year 2014, at the recent Annual Body Repairer Conference that took place at The Misty Hills Resort in Muldersdrift. In addition, they were also crowned the runner-up in the Sage 702 small business awards.
With about 140 vehicles repaired monthly, Global Autobody is a busy workshop that prides itself on exceeding customer expectations. Dean Coetzee is the proud owner and manager of Global Autobody, an auto body repair workshop situated in Spartan, Kempton Park. Read all about how their humble beginnings and how they continue to grow from strength to strength…
Despite the ongoing challenges of a sluggish economy, high unemployment, labour market instability and the ever increasing cost of doing business, the RMI team remains the best in the business of member service – enhancing promoting and protecting RMI members and the motoring public…
South Africa’s Retail Motor Industry organisation (RMI) has initiated a road safety check campaign aimed at ensuring that vehicles are roadworthy for journeys undertaken over the Christmas holiday period. This was achieved after obtaining a commitment from a selection of the country’s private and municipal vehicle testing stations to provide their resources for free to conduct vehicle safety checks between December 1 and December 13.
BASF Coatings Services, BASF Group’s company specialising in the paints and coatings industry, recently inaugurated its state-of-the-art training facility for automotive refinishing in Midrand, Johannesburg. The new Refinish Competence Centre(RCC) is the first facility of its kind to be established in the country by the company.