Focus Advisors Industry Observations: The Rise of Amazon and How it Impacts the Collision Repair Industry
How much attention do you pay to those ever-present gray vans emblazoned with the Amazon logo? Did you ever stop to think who owns them?
Four significant acquisitions in the last six months are emphatic evidence of the momentous changes in the largest collision repair market in the US –
With the pandemic depressing collision business performance and providing uncertainty, why are buyers more plentiful and active than ever?
Published in Autobody News April 27, 2020 Written by Stacey Phillips David Roberts, managing director of FOCUS Advisors, Inc. With Driven Brands‘ purchase of Fix Auto USA and Auto Center
David Roberts, Managing Director of FOCUS Advisors (focusadvisors.com), comments on the year just ended and expectations for 2020.
Rumors have circulated for years that Cook’s Collision “was putting itself on the market,” “was about to be sold,” “has been sold,” etc. Given the recent
The first six months of 2018 are now in the rearview mirror, NACE is rapidly approaching, so we at FOCUS are taking a few moments
Twenty-two years ago, David Roberts was the Chairman of the Board for Caliber Collision Centers, Inc. when he wrote an article in Autobody News. The article, titled “Shop Consolidation, Is
For the last 5 years, Focus Advisors and other industry observers have been reporting on a continual increase in Consolidator acquisitions. Looking back at the