One of the country’s top multi shop collision repair operators has taken
the art of the deal to a new level. In four separate transactions, ABRA
Auto Body & Glass, a Minnesota-based vehicle repair company and industry
leader, announced the acquisition of two corporate repair centers and
the opening of two franchise repair centers in four states. The latest
deals increase the total number of ABRA repair centers nationally to 95
company-owned locations and 46 independently-owned franchises for a
total of 141 in 16 states.
“There is no doubt we are in accelerated growth mode and are dedicated
to following through on our long-term expansion and acquisition plan,”
said Duane Rouse, President and Chief Executive Officer of ABRA. “We are
focused on the future and fully expect to increase our business
opportunities while expanding our national footprint in new and existing
“Not only are we are gaining momentum, but it is full steam ahead,” said
Tim Adelmann, ABRA’s Executive Vice President of Business Development.
“We are working hard to increase our presence in the markets we serve
and are focused on an operational excellence philosophy that gives us a
The four newly acquired repair centers are located in Omaha, Nebraska;
Wilmington, North Carolina; Lebanon, Tennessee; and Clearfield, Utah.
ABRA plans to continue expanding in the years ahead and is actively
seeking new opportunities to acquire repair centers to its industry
leading operating system as part of its aggressive national growth plans
in major markets. Interested parties should contact Scott Gerling, Vice
President of Corporate Development (firstname.lastname@example.org
For franchise opportunities in small and midsize markets contact Mark
Wahlin, Vice President of Franchise Development and Operations (email@example.com
ABRA is committed to conducting business based on responsible business
practices including implementation of environmentally sustainable
initiatives, health and safety, and a commitment to the communities in
which we work.
About ABRA Auto Body & Glass
Founded in 1984 and headquartered in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, ABRA is
a leading provider of vehicle repair services specializing in collision
repair, paintless dent removal, and auto glass repair and replacement.
For more information about ABRA, visit www.abraauto.com.