Category Archives: Member News

A new look and direction for RMI

A new shift in direction for The Retail Motor Industry Organisation (RMI), which has played a definitive role in the motoring industry of South Africa ever since its inception in 1908 and has a proud ...
OEM Certification

OEM Certification

Whether in South Africa, USA or UK, the challenges and concerns experienced in the MBR sector are universal. Return on Investment is of great concern to all. This article from “BODY SHOP BUSINESS” in ...

Understanding your business revenue

The global collision industry comes down to three words: change; challenges and opportunities. Years of experience in an industry that doesn’t exist anymore doesn’t help one make the changes required. ...

In tribute to Jeanne Esterhuizen

2019 saw a change to the National Executive committee of SAMBRA, the South African Motor Body Repairers’ Association, and one of those changes was the decision by Jeanne Esterhuizen ...

New Appointments at SAMBRA

Cape Town-based Charles Canning has just been appointed National Chairman of the South African Motor Body Repairers’ Association (SAMBRA), a proud association of the Retail Motor Industry Organisation ...

SAMBRA celebrates excellence

The award ceremony took place in Johannesburg on 18 October at Emperors Palace as the highlight of the 2019 SAMBRA conference and honoured top vehicle insurers and OEMs, as well as paint and equipment ...

MEMBERS: Important Notice Re PRASA

Recent cases of delayed payments from PRASA to SAMBRA members have lead us to believe that this entity is experiencing financial constraints. Please read on to review the actions you need to take if y ...