Posts Tagged ‘ paint protection film ’

WFCT Talks Adding PPF to a Business

Oct 9th, 2014

More product offerings doesn’t always mean more profit, but at the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™, Wednesday morning’s panelists made the case for film installers to add paint protection film (PPF) to their business. “It takes a lot of effort but the profit is there,” said Jamie Warner of Premium Shield. He recommends for […]

Will Protective Panels Put a Dent in the PPF Market?

Sep 24th, 2014

Will the new Airbump technology put a dent in the PPF market?

The French car maker Citroën has introduced exterior protective panels called Airbump on its new C4 Cactus passenger car that is designed to reduce dings and scratches on the car’s surface. The air-filled panels, manufactured from thermoplastic polyurethane, compress up to 3/4 of an inch upon impact and, according to the company, bounce back to […]

Sharpline Converting Inc. to Sponsor the 2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™

Jul 16th, 2014

Sharpline Converting Inc., designer and manufacturer of vinyl graphic image products, 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™ […]

Xpel Announces Third-Quarter Results

Dec 9th, 2013

San Antonio, Texas-based Xpel Technologies Corp. announced results for the three months ended September 30, 2013, as compared to the three months ended September 30, 2012. The company shows an increase of 52 percent in revenues over the year, up to $4,877,589 in 2013, compared to $3,207,876 in 2012. Direct costs remained unchanged as a […]

Allegiance After Market Products to Distribute CCL’s Nano-Fusion® in 11 States

Nov 13th, 2013

Allegiance After Market Products (AAM) has announced its partnership with CCL Design to distribute Nano-Fusion® paint protection film (PPF) in the West and Midwest Markets. CCL awarded AAM distributorship for 11 states for their PPF product. The western states include California, Oregon, Washington and Idaho. The Midwest covers Ohio, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, Montana and […]

CCL Design and SAi Partner to Create Cloud-Based Software

Oct 16th, 2013

SA International (SAi) has partnered with CCL Design to offer Nano-Fit™ paint protection film (PPF) pattern cutting software. “By partnering with CCL Design, SAi is able to offer automotive aftermarket users fast and cost-effective access to a whole range of PPF patterns that broaden their offerings and increase sales, all while making their work easier […]

International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off 2014—Where’s It Going to Be?

Oct 16th, 2013

The 2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ will announce the dates and location for next year’s event soon. Where do YOU think the 2014 event will be held? Current possibilities include Anaheim, Calif.; Baltimore; Indianapolis, Ind.; and San Antonio. In addition to an exciting location, Window Film magazine has also recently announced plans to […]

Xpel Announces 2013 Second Quarter Results

Sep 4th, 2013

Xpel Technologies Corp., based in San Antonio, Texas, announced financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2013, as compared to the three months ended June 30, 2012. The company shows an increase in revenue over the year. For the quarter ended June 30, 2013, Xpel saw revenues increase 100 percent to $4,898,729 from […]

Something Old, Something New…

Dec 9th, 2010

…Something Borrowed, Something Scientifically True— maybe that’s not exactly how the rhyme goes, but I like to make things my own. The traditional wedding phrase, which originated from an old English rhyme, has never been more appropriate than it is now. I have found myself reciting this over and over—each time changing the last “something” […]