BMW Group has renewed its annual approval of Spies Hecker and Standox, two of the premium refinish brands of Axalta Coating Systems, for the repair of BMW passenger cars. The agreement with the two brands is with the BMW Group service network in 51 countries across Europe, Middle East, Africa, Eastern Europe and Asia Pacific and is based on thorough performance testing of the Spies Hecker and Standox refinish paint technologies.
“We are delighted to continue our successful partnership with BMW Group,” said Jürgen Knorr, Director, Key Accounts Director for Axalta’s Refinish Systems in Europe, Middle East and Africa. “As well as our first-class paint technologies, we offer comprehensive expert advice and practical application guidance to the BMW Group service centres across the globe. Together, Spies Hecker and Standox have been approved BMW Group refinish paints for more than 20 years, and this long-standing relationship is a testament to our focus on putting our customers first and supplying them with innovative and cutting-edge technologies.”
The agreement recommends BMW Group’s dealerships and service garages use Spies Hecker and Standox refinish technologies to ensure repairs to the paintwork on BMW cars perform to the specified quality levels. To help body shops attain optimal results with the two refinish paint systems, the agreement also includes wide-ranging support and focused training from both Spies Hecker and Standox.
Spies Hecker and Standox refinish paint technologies have been approved for use by BMW Group service in the following countries for 2018: Albania, Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Bahrein, Belarus, Bosnia Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Israel, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Macedonia, Malaysia, Morocco, Mexico, Myanmar, Norway, Oman, The Philippines, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Syria, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Tunisia, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates (Abu Dhabi and Dubai), Vietnam and Yemen.
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