Appellate Court: Yelp’s “Manipulation of User Reviews Not Harmful” to Small Businesses

Oct 22nd, 2014

An appellate panel of judges in the Ninth Federal Circuit has agreed with a lower court’s decision to dismiss a complaint alleging that the online aggregator and review service Yelp had violated California’s Unfair Competition Law by giving review preference to advertisers on the Yelp site.

International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ Contest Winners Announced!

Oct 22nd, 2014

The 2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ held a nationwide contest to see which distributors could attract the greatest number of customers to attend the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off Exhibition/Extravaganza. After tallying the results from both pre-registration and on-site submissions the following were announced as the top two distributors as well as first place sales representative winners.

WFCT Photos Now Available at Nominal Cost

Oct 22nd, 2014

If you were present (or if you want to see some of what your missed) at the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™, there is a chance you were caught on camera. You can view and purchase more than 800 photos from the event, now available at http://agw-wfct2014.smugmug.com/WFCT-2014/.

USGlass Wins Construction Writers Award for School Safety Coverage

Oct 22nd, 2014

USGlass magazine, sister publication of Window Film magazine, has been named the winner of a prestigious Boger Award by the Construction Writers Association (CWA) for its May issue devoted to school safety. The award is based on the feature articles in the May 2013 School Safety issue that took a hard look at the role glass plays in school safety and security.

Johnson Laminating & Coating Inc. Announces Steve Chambers as Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Oct 22nd, 2014

Johnson Laminating and Coating Inc. has appointed Steve Chambers as vice president of sales and marketing. In this position he will oversee the global sales, marketing and distribution operations for Johnson Laminating & Coating Inc. and Johnson Window Films.

Tint World to Open Six New Locations

Oct 15th, 2014

Tint World will open six new stores from late-2014 to early-2015. The new stores will be located in Chamblee, Ga., San Jose, Calif., Miami, Fla., Colorado Springs, Colo., Houston, Texas, Naples, Fla. This move will expand Tint World to over 40 store locations across 13 states. This new wave of stores will also mark the […]

“Wrap Like a King” Winners Announced

Oct 15th, 2014

When it comes to wrapping cars, it pays to be a king. Avery Dennison announced that “Tramontana R – Kicks N Whipz” by Bruno Dede from Metro Signs, Inc. / Metro Wrapz, won the Judges’ Choice Award grand prize and “Full Wrap on a Dodge Viper” by Scott Bechtel from Car Wrap City won the […]

Easy Steps to Making Money: No Bull

Oct 10th, 2014

“Let your readers know I’m excited to come and give them stuff that makes them money.” That statement was made by Brian Offenberger prior to the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off. And in his keynote speech, he did just that. The owner of Right On – No Bull Marketing began his session by talking […]

World’s Best Tinters Recognized

Oct 9th, 2014

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The world’s best tinters were announced tonight at the 2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™’s Gala Awards Reception and Ceremony. Chris Peterson of D&L Window Tinting in White Marsh, Md., took first place in the Automotive Division, with Yohan Kim of 1Day Auto Tinting in Huntsville, Ala., in second and Beyeong-Yeol Park of of […]

WFCT Seminars Focus on Facebook and LinkedIn Marketing

Oct 9th, 2014

Brian Offenberger, marketing expert and founder of Right On No Bull Marketing, came to the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) to offer insider’s secrets to making money with social media. The first myth he busted was that “like us on Facebook” doesn’t actually expand a business’s reach. He recommended using “ethical bribes” such […]