Collision repair shops reporting higher sales in the quarter compared to last year declined over 8 percentage points compared to the previous quarter’s survey. Shops reporting higher earnings up in the third quarter.
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 was down in the third quarter of 2018 compared to the previous quarter result. The overall percentage reporting higher sales was down 8.2 percentage points below the second quarter result. The result, however is nearly 11 percentage points above the 35.9 percent