Posts Tagged ‘3M Window Film’

How the Orlando Shooting Affected the Adjacent Tint Shop

Jun 29th, 2016

No business can be prepared for absolutely anything—and that was certainly the case for Pro Tint Orlando. The company is located directly adjacent to the Pulse Nightclub, which was the site of the largest mass shooting in U.S. history on Saturday, June 11. A total of 49 people were killed and 53 were injured. The […]

3M Acquires Knifeless Tech Systems

May 4th, 2016

If you’ve grown accustomed to using Knifeless Tech Systems’ products for your paint protection film (PPF) installations, you’re now going to have to go through 3M to get it. Knifeless tape, which replaces knife cutting installation by a tape that pulls up from underneath an installation, has been becoming more widely used recently. “At 3M, […]

Film Gives Hope to Patients with Rare Disease

Apr 20th, 2016

Imagine never being able to see the sky. That could be a reality for the few diagnosed with a rare skin disease that keeps people from being exposed to sunlight—unless they have window film installed everywhere they go. Xeroderma Pigmentosum (XP) is a rare inherited disease that causes a person to be extremely sensitive to […]

Happy 50th Anniversary, 3M Window Film!

Feb 3rd, 2016

The St. Paul, Minn.-based 3M Company is celebrating its fiftieth year in window film in 2016. “At 3M, we are always looking for ways to provide solutions to scenarios our customers encounter every day and take pride in designing products that stand the test of time,” says Tim Thornton, global business director of 3M renewable […]

Illinois School District Taking Bids for Security Film Installation

Oct 14th, 2015

Jersey Community School District in Jerseyville, Ill., is now accepting bids for a security film installation job. The job calls specifically for 3M security film on nearly 1,500 square feet of glass. For more information, click here.

3M/Interwest to Sponsor the 2015 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™

Aug 19th, 2015

3M and Interwest Distribution Company have teamed up 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 […]

SEMA Turnout a Sign of Tinting’s Strength

Nov 7th, 2014

Crowded halls, big displays and rockin’ after-parties—that’s what this SEMA was for many people. But all the investments made in the show also told another story—it’s a great time to be in tinting. “The show has been fantastic this year,” said Angie Leonetti, marketing and customer relations manager for Madico Window Films. “The strength of […]

Eisenberg Leaves 3M Renewable Energy

Aug 28th, 2013

Peter Eisenberg has changed his position at 3M from sales and marketing manager of the renewable energy division to Eastern regional manager of the company’s industrial adhesives and tapes division. According to a representative for 3M, “Peter has moved to a new position within 3M and will no longer be working with renewable energy. At […]

3M Appoints Interwest as New West Coast Distributor

May 20th, 2013

3M has announced it will now distribute its window film products in California, Arizona, Oregon, Washington and Nevada through Interwest Distribution Co. This information follows the recent announcement that 3M was parting ways with Service Group Distribution (SGD) and Zola Tools Distributing (Zola). According to Peter Eisenberg, 3M Window Film U.S. sales and marketing manager, […]