Posts Tagged ‘ Eastman Chemical Co. ’

EPA Honors Eastman and 3M with 2014 Energy Star® Partner of the Year

Apr 9th, 2014

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized Eastman Chemical Co. and 3M Co. with a 2014 Energy Star® Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award for continued leadership in superior energy management.

Eastman Chemical Co. Signs on as Ruby Level Sponsor for 2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™

Mar 26th, 2014

Eastman Chemical Co., manufacturer of LLumar® Window Film, has signed on to be a Sponsor of the 2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT). The event is set to be held October 7-9, 2014, at the Baltimore Convention Center and will include educational seminars, an exhibition hall and the attendee-favorite Tint-Off Competitions™. Our host […]

3M and Eastman Named Most Ethical

Mar 26th, 2014

3M and Eastman Chemical Co. have been named as two of “The World’s Most Ethical Companies” by Ethisphere. 3M was recognized in the industrial manufacturing segment and Eastman in the chemicals category. This is the first time in the eight years since the list was created that either company has been acknowledged. According to a […]

Commonwealth Laminating & Coating Inc. to be Acquired by Eastman Chemical Co.

Mar 13th, 2014


Commonwealth Laminating & Coating Inc. (CLC) has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Eastman Chemical Co. “We believe that this merger will benefit CLC’s employees and customers. We have come to know that Eastman values the SunTek brand, the experience and dedication of our global workforce, our innovative products and technology, and […]

Eastman Names Vista™ “National Dealer of the Year”

Mar 12th, 2014

The recognzied Vista dealers include, from left: Nathan Saikali of APW Film in Ottowa, Ontario; Bob Viehmeyer of Del-Val Window Tint in Warminster, Pa.; Mike Castelli of Solar/Tek Window Tinting Inc. in Tampa, Fla.; Mike Wanke of Mobile Tint/A1 Glass Coating in San Antonio, Texas; Jim Brown of Suntrol in Cleveland, Ohio; and Peter Mott of Sunmaster Window Films in Napa, Calif.

Eastman Chemical Co. recently presented national and regional dealer awards at its annual Vista™ Elite Dealer Conference, held in Scottsdale, Ariz. The 2013 National Dealer of the Year Award was presented to Mobile Tint/A-1 Glass Coating of San Antonio, Texas. Mike Wanke accepted the award on behalf of his company. His business was chosen from […]

Eastman to Increase Automotive-Grade PVB Prices

Dec 4th, 2013

Eastman Chemical Co. announced a global price increase for automotive grade polyvinyl butyral (PVB) interlayers effective January 1, 2014, or as contracts allow. Price increase announcements for Saflex automotive PVB grades on a square meter, 30g or 0.76mm basis are as follows: 0.15 Euro/sm in Europe, Middle East and Africa; 0.25 USD/sm in North America; […]

Web Presence a Major Factor at SEMA

Nov 6th, 2013

The thing to do for this year’s SEMA Show in Las Vegas was launch a website. That’s what Eastman Chemical Co., Interwest Distribution Co. and Johnson Window Films did. The three companies announced the start of new websites today to coincide with the start of the SEMA Show.

Eastman Appoints Channel Manager for Window Films Business

Oct 29th, 2013

Eastman Chemical Co. announced that Dan Birkenmeier, business manager for retail, has been appointed channel manager for the Americas. In this role, Birkenmeier will lead execution of strategic marketing initiatives, oversee marketing research, and serve as the voice of the channel partner. A results-oriented business manager with more than 13 years of global consumer products […]

Gila Window Film Donates $35,000 to Susan G. Komen

Oct 9th, 2013

Eastman Chemical Company’s Gila® Window Film is observing Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October with a minimum guaranteed donation of $35,000 to Susan G. Komen For the Cure®. During October and November 2013, Gila will have a promotional display at participating Lowe’s featuring commemorative pink packaging in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness. The special packaging […]

Eastman to Invest $40 Million in Virginia Plant

Sep 30th, 2013


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 […]