Posts Tagged ‘ window film ’

Window Film Depot Receives 3M’s Top National Award

Jul 21st, 2015

For the second time, 3M has awarded the Window Film Depot its top national award. The Marietta, Ga.-based national sales and installation business, earned the top spot in 2014 due to its total sales volume, year-over-year growth and partnership with 3M. “Window Film Depot had an outstanding year. They bring a lot of value to the […]

PremiumShield to Exhibit PPF at WFCT 2015

Jul 21st, 2015

Paint Protection Film supplier PremiumShield, has signed on to be a Sponsor of the 2015 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT). The event is set to be held September 30 – October 2 at the award-winning Atlantis Casino Resort Spa and Reno-Sparks Convention Center and will include educational seminars, an exhibition hall and the […]

3M’s National New Dealer of the Year Is …

Jul 15th, 2015

Since switching to 3M window film in 2013, it took the company just two years to become 3M’s national new dealer of the year. JAG Window Tinting and Treatments in Cocoa, Fla., which has additional offices in Orlando and Indianapolis, Ind., beat out more than 200 3M Authorized Prestige Dealers from throughout the United States […]

In Arizona, a Tinting Franchise is Born

Jul 8th, 2015

Reeder's Mesa, Ariz., location was the first of what he hopes are many Smartfilms.

Stewart Reeder says he’s figured out how to stop tinters he trains from becoming his competition: keep them in the family. The 24-year window film veteran and owner of Mesa, Ariz.-based Smartfilm is hoping to capitalize on tinters’ tendency to go out on their own by making them franchisees. “My goal is to build up […]

Take it to the Extreme

Jun 24th, 2015

Jack Welch will keynote WFCT 2015 in Reno.

Legendary GE CEO Jack Welch will keynote the 2015 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off. Here are some business nuggets he has on how to be “extreme” in leadership. To see Jack live and register for the show, click here.

Trucking Group Denies IWFA Exemption Application

Jun 17th, 2015

Truckers are going to have to settle for the tint regulations as they currently are—for now. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has denied an exemption application from the International Window Film Association (IWFA) to allow the use of window film that does not meet the light transmission requirements in the windows to the […]

Eastman Chemical Company to Dual Diamond Sponsor WFCT 2015

Jun 10th, 2015

St. Louis-based Window Film Manufacturer Eastman Chemical Company has signed on to dual-Sponsor the 2015 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) at the Diamond level. The event will be held September 30 – October 2 at the award-winning Atlantis Casino Resort Spa and Reno-Sparks Convention Center and will include educational seminars, an exhibition hall and […]

Facility Executive Magazine Shines Spotlight on Window Film

Jun 10th, 2015

In its May/June issue this year, Facility Executive magazine looked at how window film helped a Chicago-area Holiday Inn control heat and reduce glare. The film installation was part of a $20 million redesign. According to the magazine, front desk employees experienced a glare in the morning, making it difficult to perform their tasks. “Additionally, […]

Thanks to Film, This Concrete Wall Now Produces Energy

May 27th, 2015

The project features three rows of concrete modules with Heliatek’s solar, energy-generating film totaling nearly 60 square meters.

Always ahead of the times, Europe now has its first “solar concrete wall” thanks to film. HeliaFilm, that is. The product, manufactured by Dresden, Germany-based Heliatek, was applied at the headquarters of Reckli, a manufacturer and designer of concrete walls. The wall has an installed power of 1kWp and the south-west oriented wall will supply […]

Earliest and Deepest Registration Discounts End Monday, June 1

May 27th, 2015

As an International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) 2015 attendee, the benefits are endless! For those who choose to join us at this year’s event on September 30 – October 2 at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center and Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno, Nev., you will be able to network with top-notch Sponsors on […]