Volume 11, Issue
2   March/April 2009


CONTENTS


— Features —

AGRSS Hard at Work
The Auto Glass Replacement Safety Standards (AGRSS) Council Inc. soon will officially launch its third-party validation program. Look here for an inside look at the program.

Detroit Auto Show Review
While this year’s Detroit Auto Show was smaller in nature than past years, due to the downturns in both the general economy and automotive industry, glass was still on the rise—as it has been in the past several years.

Independents’ Days Preview
Turn to page 36 for an exclusive look at this year’s Independents’ Days Conference and Spring Auto Glass Show™.

Software Solutions
In today’s economy, auto glass companies can use all the help they can get to save time and become more efficient. This section offers a look at some of the solutions available to you.

Innovation Central
Glass used in vehicles is constantly changing. Be sure to check out this look at some of the latest innovations being used in cars today.

Repair Revolution
Is your company looking to delve into repair? Or, are you already a repair technician but want to try a new system? Look no further than the comprehensive look at today’s latest repair systems.

Columns


Field of Vision   letter from the editor

Driving Technology  today’s business practices

Independent's Day     an IGA viewpoint

The Law    legal notes

Sidelites    questions and answers

Departments


AGRReports        breaking news    

AGRSS News      the latest in safety 

Insurance Talk     policy briefs

Off the Line   oem news from Detroit

Price Points  competitive pricing

Legislation    legal updates

Industry Insiders    people in the news

Showroom   new products 

Avocations        life beyond the auto glass business


Windshield and Glass Repair

Repair Round-Up    NWRA reports

WGRReports          repair news


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