Posts Tagged ‘ PPF ’

XPEL Profit Down Slightly, Revenue Up 66 Percent in 2014

Apr 1st, 2015

*+-The numbers don’t lie: XPEL sells. In its 2014 financial report, the company’s revenue went from $17.9 million in 2014 to $29.6 million in 2014—an increase of 66 percent. Gross profit as a percentage of sales, however, declined slightly to 31.2 percent from 32.1 percent in 2013. “We made great progress in 2014 growing our […]

XPEL Acquires Canadian Film Distributor Parasol

Feb 11th, 2015

XPEL is a major supplier of paint protection films.

*+-XPEL Technologies Corp., global supplier of paint and headlight protection films, has acquired Parasol Canada, a distributor of paint protection and window film products for the Canadian market. Parasol, founded in 2009, is headquartered in Terrebonne, a suburb of Montreal, with a distribution office in Calgary. The distributor has hundreds of independent installers and automobile […]

SEMA: Film All About that Paint (No Window)

Nov 5th, 2014

Jose Pichardo installs Solar Gard's Clearshield Pro paint protection film on a Mini Cooper.

*+-It happens once a year—the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show brings out the best in aftermarket automotive products.

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 […]

PremiumShield Will Display PPF at International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™

Sep 17th, 2014

*+-PremiumShield, of Holliston, Mass. has signed on to be a Sponsor of the 2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT). PremiumShield paint protection film combines a patent-pending clear coat with aliphatic polyurethane resin and will be showcasing their product within their booth. The event is set to be held October 7-9, 2014, at the […]

PPF Prize Package Announced for 2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™

Apr 2nd, 2014

*+-The stakes are higher than ever at the 2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT). The event, which will be held October 7-9, 2014, at the Baltimore Convention Center will host the attendee-favorite Tint-Off Competitions™. New this year, attendees can register to compete in a paint protection film (PPF) competition, with a newly announced […]

PPF Competition a First for 2014 WFCT

Nov 13th, 2013

*+-With more than 86 Tint-Off competitors in 2013, Window Film magazine has decided to add a paint protection film (PPF) division for the 2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) to its Tint-Off Competition™ line-up. The event, which is slated to be held October 7-9, 2014, at the Baltimore Convention Center and Baltimore Marriott […]

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 […]

PPF Competition Added to 2014 Tint-Off Line-up!

Sep 30th, 2013

*+-As a result of recent demand, event management for the 2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ has decided to add a paint protection film (PPF) division to its Tint-Off Competition™ line-up. Stay tuned to windowfilmmag.com for more information on the upcoming event, including additional prize offerings, a location announcement and the opening of competitor […]

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 […]