Collision repair shops reporting higher sales overall compared to 2015 increased during the third quarter, though varied by shop sales volume. Collision repair facilities reporting higher earnings flat.
The CollisionWeek quarterly survey of business conditions reported by collision repair facility owners and managers indicates that the overall percentage of facilities with higher sales increased slightly in the third quarter of 2016 over last year. The percentage with higher sales is up just 0.7 percentage points above the second quarter result. The results remain significantly above the average since CollisionWeek began the research in 2002.
The percentage of collision repair shops