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August 22, 2019

The NOVUS Glass in Coquitlam is the fifth and largest location for The Skidmore Group, an important multi-shop owner in the Fix Network family.

COQUITLAM (British Columbia), August 22, 2019 – Tom Maple, Regional Vice President for Fix Network British Columbia, enthusiastically welcomes NOVUS Glass Coquitlam to the Fix Network. This location in Coquitlam will be the largest of the Skidmore Group’s locations and will serve as their flagship facility and head office. Located at 1200 Lougheed Highway in Coquitlam this location is what the Skidmore Group envisions all their NOVUS Glass facilities to be. With this addition, NOVUS Glass can more effectively serve the rapidly growing Greater Vancouver Area.

Christine Perry, Regional Manager of the Skidmore Group’s NOVUS Glass operations states, “This new location will also serve as a fantastic head office for our four other shops as well as a beautiful space to host industry events and training sessions.” The Coquitlam location joins the four existing NOVUS Glass facilities owned and operated by the Skidmore Group in Langley, South Surrey, Aldergrove and Vancouver, and executes on the strategy of elevating the experience for customers, fleet partners and suppliers alike.

Even though the Skidmore Group sold the global franchise rights for NOVUS Glass to Fix Network, the Group is still a major player in the automotive glass industry and remains a valuable franchise strategic partner to the Fix Network. The Skidmore Group is the largest NOVUS Glass franchisee in Canada and plans to continue expanding by opening additional locations across British Columbia.

NOVUS Glass Coquitlam is easily accessible from both the Lougheed and the Trans Canada Highways, is fully equipped with calibration equipment for ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) and features glass walls for a full unobstructed view into the shop area so customers can see the repairs being completed by highly trained technicians. Courtesy cars are also available for customers that need to run errands during their appointment. Perry adds, “Let’s just say, when you step into the building you are immediately greeted with a sense that this is a different approach to taking care of customers. We want to ensure that our customers not only receive the best automotive glass repair or replacement in the industry but also feel comfortable in a clean, modern environment.”

Tom Maple concludes, “Our ongoing relationship with the Skidmore Group is extremely important as we continue working closely to grow the NOVUS Glass presence in British Columbia. Their commitment to offering customers the best in automotive glass repair and replacement in beautifully designed facilities makes them the ideal partner within the Fix Network of industry leading brands.” 

NOVUS Glass is part of Canada’s largest automotive aftermarket services network with over 75 points of service nationwide. As a longstanding trusted brand, NOVUS customers have come to rely on the experts for their windshield repair and replacement needs. With their Repair First, Replace When Necessary® commitment, NOVUS Glass can repair more windshields with greater optical clarity and structural integrity than any other system in the industry and guarantees repairs for the life of the windshield. With over 1300 points of service worldwide NOVUS continues to lead the industry in glass repair and replacement. Visit for more information.


Tom Maple
Regional Vice President
Fix Network British Columbia

Elizabeth Wilcox
Manager, Communications & Public Relations
Fix Network Canada


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