WINNIPEG, July 20, 2018 /CNW/ - The Boyd Group Inc. (the "Boyd Group") today announced that on July 9, 2018 it acquired a location in Nanaimo, British Columbia. The location previously operated as Stone Bros. Auto Body and Auto Wrecking. Nanaimo is located approximately 110 kilometers north of Victoria on Vancouver Island.
"We are very excited to add this location, which has served the Nanaimo market so well since 1980," said Eric Danberg, President of Boyd Autobody & Glass. "This acquisition expands Boyd Autobody & Glass' presence on Vancouver Island to five locations, broadening our geographical coverage as we continue to grow."
"With this acquisition, we look forward to becoming part of the Naniamo community and providing them with the friendly service and quality repairs that Boyd Autobody & Glass is known for," added Mr. Danberg.
The Boyd Group is continuously looking to add new collision repair locations to its existing network in Canada and the U.S. Interested collision repair center owners are asked to contact Stephen Boyd at the contact coordinates below for more information.
About The Boyd Group Inc.
The Boyd Group Inc. (the "Company"), directly and through subsidiaries, is one of the largest operators of non-franchised collision repair centres in North America in terms of number of locations and sales. The Company operates locations in five Canadian provinces under the trade names Boyd Autobody & Glass (http://www.boydautobody.com) and Assured Automotive (http://www.assuredauto.ca), as well as in 22 U.S. states under the trade name Gerber Collision & Glass (http://www.gerbercollision.com). The Company uses newly acquired brand names during a transition period until acquired locations have been rebranded. The Company is also a major retail auto glass operator in the U.S. with locations across 31 U.S. states under the trade names Gerber Collision & Glass, Glass America, Auto Glass Service, Auto Glass Authority and Autoglassonly.com. The Company also operates a third party administrator, Gerber National Claims Services ("GNCS"), that offers glass, emergency roadside and first notice of loss services. GNCS has approximately 5,500 affiliated glass provider locations and 4,600 affiliated emergency roadside services providers throughout the U.S. For more information on The Boyd Group Inc. or Boyd Group Income Fund, please visit our website at (http://www.boydgroup.com).
SOURCE Boyd Group Income Fund
For further information: Eric Danberg, President, Canadian Operations, Tel: (204) 297-0389, email@example.com; Stephen Boyd, Vice President, Corporate Development, Tel: (204) 594-1776, firstname.lastname@example.org