Volume 12, Issue 3 - May/June 2010

WGR Reports
repair news

TPAs Push for Windshield Repair with Green Efforts
Two third-party glass claims administrators have been working to promote windshield repair in recent months. Netcost Claim Services, which handles glass claims for Nationwide, recently joined with an organization called American Forests to create a program called “Repair & Replant™.” The company will donate one tree to the American Forests “Releaf” program for every windshield that is repaired through its participating clients.

In addition, HSG recently worked with Esurance to 5,500 trees in Madison, Wis.

The National Windshield Repair Association (NWRA) has joined the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) as an organizational member and has submitted its application to become an ANSI-Accredited Standards Developer in order to take over secretariat duties of its Repair of Laminated Automotive Glass Standard (ROLAGS).

Delta Kits Inc. Sets New Sales Record
Officials from Delta Kits Inc. say the company broke its 26-year sales record in early 2010 with an 11-percent increase over the same period for 2009. Specific numbers were not provided.

“Our success is accredited to the perseverance of our team and the quality of our products,” says Korey Gobin, account executive at Delta Kits.

Glasspro Systems has moved its headquarters to New Port, N.C. The company previously was located in Rockville, Ill. (www.glassprosystems.com) …

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