Posts Tagged ‘ Window Film magazine ’

Wrap Like a King Challenge Voting Opens to Public

Sep 24th, 2014

Avery Dennison has opened voting for its “Wrap Like a King” Challenge to the public. Prior to this, six professional judges narrowed the 2014 car wrap entries down to 32 finalists. These top car wraps will compete through four rounds of public voting, ultimately crowning the grand prize, “Fan Favorite” Award. Voters in the challenge […]

The International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ Pre-Registration Discounts End Monday!

Sep 10th, 2014

Pre-registration for the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off (WFCT) 2014 closes Monday, September 15. Those who wish to attend but who have not done so by the end of the day can register onsite. The event is set to take place October 7-9 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Md. Once again sponsored by Window Film Magazine, the event offers attendees the chance to save big on their registration fees if they register by close of business September 15. The event includes an educational seminar line-up and an extensive trade show floor.

Save Two Birds with One Film

Sep 3rd, 2014

This is an imprint left by a pigeon that flew into a window.

A growing number of consumers are purchasing specialty window film not only for its energy-saving qualities, but also its bird-saving capacity. At Atlantic Cape Community College (ACCC), bird collisions were occurring almost daily, campus administrator Lisa Apel-Gendron told pennlive.com. “It was disturbing to students and faculty. While researching solutions, we realized we could also address […]

Largest Tint-Off™ Competitions Ever to be Held at This Year’s International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™

Aug 20th, 2014

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This year’s International Window Film Tint-Off™ competitions, featuring the Automotive, Architectural and new Paint Protection Film (PPF) Divisions are setting new records as the largest International Window Film Tint-Offs to date in each category. “As the competition director, I am thrilled at the growth of the Tint-Off from year-to-year and that Window Film magazine is […]

Window Film Association of Australia and New Zealand Offers Window Film Advice to Homeowners

Aug 20th, 2014

The Window Film Association of Australia and New Zealand (WFAANZ) has released two short videos to help home owners get the most from their window film. The first, Window Film – More Than Meets the Eye, explains the benefits and types of films available. The second, Preparing for Your Window Film, lists the things to […]

Second Quarter Single-Family Home Builder Confidence is at Highest Level Since 2008

Aug 12th, 2014

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market for the second quarter was up over last year, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) 55+ Housing Market Index (HMI). Compared to the second quarter of 2013, the single-family index increased three points to a level of 56, which is the highest second-quarter […]

Surgeon General Issues Skin Cancer Warning, Tint Shops Respond

Aug 6th, 2014

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For the first time ever, the United States Surgeon General has publicly warned against UV radiation in his “Call to Action to Prevent Skin Cancer.” “We’ve seen increases [in melanoma cases] — almost tripling over the last 30 years … we need to do something about it,” said dermatologist and acting surgeon general Boris D. […]

LA Business Journal Features Window Film Expansion Prospects

Aug 6th, 2014

The Los Angeles Business Journal featured an in-depth report on the potential expansion of the window film industry in Los Angeles County and beyond. The article reported on the new California building code, which includes window film as a building product to be considered whenever a remodeling project triggers the code. The reporter pulled from […]

Rules and Regulations and Annotated Score Sheet are Now Online for the Paint Protection Film Division of the Tint-Off™

Aug 6th, 2014

Registered and prospective contestants can now view the official rules and regulations and annotated score sheet online for the Paint Protection Film (PPF) Division of the Tint-Off™ competitions. This October, the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) will host the attendee-favorite Tint-Off competitions, which include the Automotive, Architectural and, for the first time, PPF […]

The International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ Announces Seminar Line-Up

Jul 30th, 2014

The International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT), the three-day international event, has announced its 2014 seminar line-up. The event will be held October 7-9 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Md., and is once again sponsored by Window Film magazine. During the educational sessions, learn from the experts that have been selected to […]