Innovation on Display at SEMA Show

Nov 8th, 2013

We caught up with several companies at the SEMA Show who told us some exciting news about their companies. Randy Humphries, 2013 World’s Best Automotive Window Tinter was also at the show. Check out our video to see what’s happening in Las Vegas. Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

Window Films, Vehicle Wraps and PPF Shine at SEMA

Nov 7th, 2013

With many companies offering vehicle wraps and paint protection film (PPF) in addition to their window film lines, take a look at what some exhibitors have on display at the SEMA Show. Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ Dates and Location Announced!

Nov 7th, 2013

Want to know when and where the 2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off is being held in 2014? Watch the video to find out! Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

Graphics and PPF Steal the Show at SEMA

Nov 6th, 2013

As the popularity of vehicle wrap graphics and paint protection films (PPF) grows, check out the products on display this year, as well an exclusive interview with car designer Chip Foose. Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

Welcome to Las Vegas!

Nov 5th, 2013

We’re here at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Take a look at what you can expect to see throughout our show coverage. Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

Window Films a Big Trend at 2014 SGIA Expo

Oct 29th, 2013

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At the 2014 SGIA Expo in Orlando, Fla., last week, exhibitors agreed that specialty graphics and window film promise to have a budding relationship in the coming years. “Window film is the next big step for graphics,” says Jerry Hill, vice president of new market business development for Richmond, Va.-based Drytac Corp. “Windows is a […]

Shutdown is Over but Uncertainty Remains

Oct 22nd, 2013

According to Reed Construction Data, "Commercial construction turned around in 2012 and is expected to continue to improve."

Though the government is back up and running the problems are far from over and its effect on the window film industry, as well as housing and construction in general, remains. That was the consensus among panelists in the recent Economic Webcast: The 2014 Outlook: Emerging Opportunities for Construction, sponsored by Reed Construction Data. Dr. […]

Window Film Companies Taking Hits as Government Shutdown Enters Third Week

Oct 16th, 2013

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While the effect felt by many at the start of the government shutdown has appeared minimal, as it goes into continuing weeks, small businesses can expect to receive several hard blows. For window film companies, it will appear in the form of stagnant small business loan applications and postponed government projects. “For small businesses, the shutdown […]

Eastman to Invest $40 Million in Virginia Plant

Sep 30th, 2013

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Eastman Chemical Co. has announced plans to invest $40 million over the next three years in the company’s manufacturing plant in Henry County, Va. Eastman acquired the site in 2012. It is one of the largest and most integrated window and performance-coated film manufacturing sites in the world. “Over the next three years, we will […]

Tinting and Trophies and Tampa, Oh My!

Sep 25th, 2013

During our last day in Tampa, we saw some great products, along with serious tinting skills in our Automotive and Architectural Tint-Off Competition finals. Winners were named later that night at our Gala Awards Reception and Ceremony. Watch the video to see what our winners had to say. Click HERE to watch the video on […]