Posts Tagged ‘ window film ’

Tint World to Open Six New Locations

Oct 15th, 2014

Tint World will open six new stores from late-2014 to early-2015. The new stores will be located in Chamblee, Ga., San Jose, Calif., Miami, Fla., Colorado Springs, Colo., Houston, Texas, Naples, Fla. This move will expand Tint World to over 40 store locations across 13 states. This new wave of stores will also mark the […]

Man Caves and Shrinkage – This is WFCT

Oct 9th, 2014

Besides the tint-offs, there was another unspoken competition going on: the fight for foot traffic. Exhibitors got creative when it came to their booths. Also, educational seminars focused on easy add-on services for an already-existing tint shop.

Networking Expert Teaches WFCT the Art of Gaining Referrals

Oct 9th, 2014

In any business, referrals are almost a necessity. Quality referrals are even more important. Bill Lane, owner of the Referral Institute, joined the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ to kick off the second day with a session titled “Gaining Quality Referrals.” “Those that learn together earn together,” he said. He began with talking about […]

Why and How Glass and Film Shops Should Work Together

Oct 9th, 2014

Laurence and Charlotte Streidel brought their expertise in two separate industries – glass and film – into one session titled the Glass/Film Interphase. As current owners of Winners Window Tint in Rockville, Md., and former glass shop owners, the entrepreneurs have identified the two industries as an avenue of potential partnership. They spoke of four […]

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 […]

International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ Opens in Baltimore

Oct 7th, 2014

The International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ officially kicks off today in Baltimore with a record number of attendees and tint-off participants. WINDOW FILM Magazine caught up with a few of the contestants to see how they planned to capture the top prize of $10,000. Click HERE to watch the video on YouTube.

Four Reasons Why You Should Be at WFCT in Baltimore

Oct 1st, 2014

With the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off coming up next week in Baltimore, I wanted to take a moment to list out four reasons why you should be attending. By the way, there is still time if you want to come. On-site registration is available! Visit the website at: http://windowfilmmag.com/wfct/ to find out more. […]

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 […]

Window Film Professionals Group Surpasses 3,000 LinkedIn Members

Sep 17th, 2014

The Window Film Professionals Group has surpassed 3,000 members on LinkedIn.

In a note on the group’s Facebook page, founder Patric Fransko announced Window Film Professionals’ LinkedIn group has surpassed 3,000 members. “With this Facebook group nearing 2,500 members and nearly 500 following on Twitter, the total membership of the group is nearing 6,000 members across the platforms,” Fransko wrote. “I had no idea when I […]

The Road to Absolute Perfection

Sep 10th, 2014

Absolute Perfection is a quickly-growing Window Tinting, Graphics, & Media Company in Sykesville, Maryland. This monthly blog will take you behind the scenes of Absolute Perfection and let you in on a few of our secrets, from marketing tips to tricks of the trade – but first, check out how Absolute Perfection was started. “Back […]