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A Glass “Safety” Company Wants to Use Security Film to Meet Safety Standards
Wired glass, which tends to be in schools and public buildings, is being phased out of schools via code changes. Security film will often take its place.If you don’t offer security film currently, you may want to start. Safe Glass Solutions (SGS), a company focused on ensuring the use of safe glass in public buildings, and Solar ...
Who Were Solar Gard’s Dealers of the Year?
Pictured are award winners from Solar Gard's annual dealer meeting.There was a recent meeting of the minds in Scottsdale, Ariz., as Solar Gard celebrated its Panorama dealers recently with more than 150 attendees for its ninth annual meeting. [caption id="attachment_6631" ...
IWFA: Upcoming National Window Film Day for “Public Education”
The International Window Film Association (IWFA) is making sure the nation takes a day to appreciate the industry it works diligently to represent. National Window Film Day will be held on ...
Johnson Window Films Completes Plant Upgrades
Johnson's headquarters in Carson, Calif.Johnson Laminating and Coating Inc., manufacturer of Johnson Window Films, has completed a two month long plant upgrade and modernization of its manufacturing facility. The overhaul, intended to enhance production efficiencies, ...

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Film’s Edge

By Casey Flores
Editor, Window Film Magazine

Film's Edge by Casey Flores Do You Even Brand, Bro?

In college, I took a graphic design class that kept me up at night—not because of the academic difficulty, but because my professor devoted a portion of the class to the art of branding. Many of the points he made were simply brilliant. He started by going through the history and evolution of the term, […]

Upside-Down Thinking

By Patric Fransko
Chief Marketing Officer, Interwest Distribution Company

Upside-Down Thinking I’m Not a “Social Media” Guy

It’s inevitable whenever I’m on the road visiting shops or at a trade show that someone will say something along the lines of the following, “Oh yeah, you’re the social media guy.” I don’t mind people knowing me from my online presence, but I wanted to use this week’s blog to explain that I am […]

The Road to Absolute Perfection

By Bill Valway
CEO Absolute Perfection Media

The Road to Absolute Perfection 4 Ways to Weed Your Workforce

The foundation of every strong company is a robust workforce. Recognizing hard work, getting rid of slackers and creating a strong company culture can do wonders for employee retention rates and increase productivity. Your sales will reflect this increase, and increased sales are always good. So how do you create a strong workforce? Here’s a […]

Event News

West Coast Tinters React to WFCT™ 2015 in Reno
WFCT 2015 will be held in Reno, Nev.Last week, it was announced that the 2015 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) will be held September 30 - October 2, 2015 at the four diamond award-winning Atlantis Casino Resort Spa and Reno-Sparks ...
WFCT 2015 Location Announced PLUS Window Film in a War Zone
We’ve got the location set for the 2015 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off! But first, see what it was like for one dealer to secure all of a nation’s hospitals with security film. Click HERE ...

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