AutoEXPERT interview - Experiences with revolutionary concept
DEFEND GROUP a.s. company introduces revolutionary concept of small & medium car repairs on our market, using movable spraybooth technology.Last year DEFEND GROUP a.s. company presented revolutionary concept of paint shop that was build in Holešov, Moravia, as part of SMART REPAIRS concept. After half year of functioning, Jaromír Martinec, the chief editor of professional journal AutoEXPERT,…
Renny Doyle detailing show by FLEX in DEFEND GROUP area
New space of our car paint shop in DEFEND GROUP area has experienced an unprecedented detailing show. On Wednesday, 27. 2. 2019, very interesting show of an American detailer Renny Doyle took place.This event has developed based on the cooperation of Renny Doyle, an ambassador of German brand FLEX and DEFEND GROUP, that provided its own area for the show. Renny Doyle is professional American…
DEFEND INSURANCE GROUP closes another successful year 2018
The results of DEFEND INSURANCE GROUP for 2018 confirm the significant growth of the whole group and its stable position as one of the leading providers of supplementary car insurance. Year-on-year the newly registered insurance contracts increased by 31% for the whole DIG group compared to 2017. Gross written premium for the year reached €68.4 M.
The last quarter continued along the same…
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Q3 performance of DEFEND INSURANCE GROUP beyond expectations
The business results of DEFEND INSURANCE GROUP in the third quarter exceeded our expectations. We managed to surpass 40,300 concluded insurance contracts, which is a 31% increase compared to the same period last year.
Even in the third quater DEFEND INSURANCE GROUP continued to grow rapidly, surpassing 10,300 sold policies per month in Central and Eastern Europe, with a quarter-on-quarter growth…
Interview with Pavel Vojtek – CEO of the DEFEND GROUP
STL was delighted to continue its growth in Europe and North America by supporting the work of the DEFEND GROUP, a renowned company based in the Czech Republic.
Here, CEO Pavel Vojtek, tells us why he chose STL.
Please tell me about DEFEND GROUP…
DEFEND GROUP have been working in the automotive industry since 1994, specialising in Smart, small and medium repairs, car wash detailing and the…
DEFEND INSURANCE GROUP continues in dynamic growth
DEFEND INSURANCE GROUP, in the second quarter of 2018, has been successful in fulfilling its long-term strategy for developing the company and strengthening its position on the car insurance market in Central and Eastern Europe. In the year-on-year comparison, new contracts were increased by 26% in the second quarter. Our excellent growth rate has continued in the second quarter of this year, we…
DEFEND GROUP opens first combined repair, paint and car care centre!
The first half of 2018 saw the completion and grand opening of the first centre devoted exclusively to repairs, paint and car care under the MY SMART REPAIRS (CHYTRÉ OPRAVY) by DEFEND name. This large project to create a centre combining the best of the individual projects under the MY SMART REPAIRS, MY SMART CAR WASH and MY SMART DETAILING names has become a professional umbrella solution for…
DEFEND INSURANCE GROUP begins 2018 with most successful first quarter ever
The first quarter of 2018 was very positive for DEFEND INSURANCE GROUP, we achieved sales and profit growth with more than 23 000 contracts concluded, the equivalent of an increase of 27% compared with the previous year. All this contributed to the best performance in group’s history.
We started the year with crucial changes related to two of our companies – Czech and Slovak branches were re…
AutoEXPERT interview - When the mountain comes to Mohamed...
DEFEND GROUP is introducing a new, revolutionary concept in auto repairs and painting to our market, utilising the technology of mobile painting booths. The Editor in Chief of trade magazine, AutoEXPERT, spoke with DEFEND GROUP General Manager, Ing. Pavel Vojtek.
Read the interesting interview on this topic in the attachment.
DEFEND GROUP introduces The My Auto Care line of auto care and profesional auto cosmetics from the iconic American brand, SIMONIZ, to the Czech and Slovak markets - Press Release
DEFEND GROUP Introduces the My Auto Care Line of Auto Care and Professional Auto Cosmetics from the Iconic American Brand, SIMONIZ, to the Czech and Slovak Markets. Both companies have agreed to a mutual collaboration related to the exclusive representation of the brand on the markets of the Czech and Slovak Republics. The agreement also includes an international collaboration in the field of…
DEFEND GROUP introduces SprayBooth Technology Limited (STL) to Czech and Slovak markets – Press Release
Established in 1993, British company, Spraybooth Technology Limited (STL), has grown to become a leading supplier of painting technology on the British market. Their success did not escape the attention of Royal Defend Holding a.s. (a division of the Smart Repairs Group) who decided to partner with the company upon their introduction to the Czech and Slovak markets. STL offers practical and…
Original Car Repair and Care Service Concept for Authorished Service Centres – Fast Interior and Exterior Autobody Service – Press Release
The DEFEND SMART REPAIRS GROUP, a division of the DEFEND®GROUP, is bringing to market a new network of affordable priced car repair centres named MY SMART REPAIRS (CHYTRÉ OPRAVY). The focus is on small and medium smart repairs that deliver cost savings to customers and insurers. Damaged parts are repaired and painted in place at SMART REPAIRS shops. Today, expensive part-for-part repairs are long…
Unique Smart Repairs Network – The First Real Service CALCULATOR - Press Release
The DEFEND SMART REPAIRS GROUP, a division of the DEFEND®GROUP, launched a website in Czech Republic and Slovakia with a unique smart calculator to coincide with the launch of the new SMART REPAIRS network of affordable car repair shops. Customers know the price, time and place for their repairs in the SMART REPAIRS network and don’t waste any time or money.
Please see the attached press release…
The Defend Group launches a new web-based signpost
The DEFEND®GROUP launches a new web-based signpost. The signpost is intended to simplify navigation and identification of the individual companies in the holding group and its portfolio of products and services. The site launches from the Defend Group’s main domains - www.defend.cz, www.defend.eu and www.defendgroup.com .
Original hand wash and car care service concept for authorised service centres - press release
DEFEND SMART REPAIRS GROUP, a division of the DEFEND®GROUP is bringing a unique and compact hand washing solution for cars to the market. It delivers the ideal added value for auto service shops, tire shops, vehicle dealers and user car lots. Shop owners gain access to a quality service for a low up-front investment. Customers leave with a perfectly cared for vehicle inside and out. The entire…
First Smart Car Wash Centre now open
The first model Smart Car Wash Centre is now open in Holešov. We provide hand wash and exterior and interior vehicle cleaning services at this centre. Clean Wash uses mobile equipment and may be used to wash vehicles wherever the customer may be.
Learn more about Smart Wash at www.chytremyti.cz.
New SMART CAR WASH service concept
Introducing the new SMART CAR WASH service concept
Smart Wash is a modern and ecological technology for washing, cleaning and restoring vehicle exteriors and interiors. Ecology and water supplies are a critical factor in this day and age. Smart Wash offers maximum water savings thanks to a unique washing method that does not use water.
Smart Car Wash can wash any vehicle, from a small city car…
The independent Superbrands program announced the list of the best brands active in Czech Republic at the beginning of February. This year’s 5th edition of the independent Superbrands brand rankings recognised the best brands on the Czech market. Consumers and the Superbrands Brand Council, a group of industry experts, ranked the DEFEND brand among the Czech Superbrands 2017 award recipients.