Posts Tagged ‘3M’

Update in 3M vs. Mr. Tint Case Due Today

Feb 14th, 2024

An ongoing court case between 3M and a South Carolina-based tint shop, Mr. Tint, is due for an update today. The case, filed by Mr. Tint against the 3M Company, alleges 3M defamed Mr. Tint, costing the company business after 3M told a school that their results revealed security film used for an installation at […]

SEMA 2023: Industry Upgrades and How the City and Show Has Changed

Nov 8th, 2023

Changes that were coming are already here—both in the window film industry and at the SEMA Show at large. That was the major takeaway from tint shop owners and supplier representatives we spoke to last  week during the show. What was top of mind? Color PPF If you walked the halls where our industry’s suppliers […]

Kentucky Schools Invest in Security Film

Jun 21st, 2023

Henderson County Schools and community partners in Kentucky have invested in 3M Safety and Security Window Films for all Henderson County School buildings. The total cost of the project is approximately $250,000. In May, the board of education also approved the purchase of OpenGate Weapons Detection Systems for Henderson County High School, North Middle School, […]

LISD Discusses Window Film to Strengthen Main Entry Doors and Windows

Jun 14th, 2023

The Laredo Independent School District held a Board of Trustees meeting this week to discuss student safety issues such as the procurement of 3M film for district-wide main entry doors and windows to comply with school safety standards, among other items. Click here to read more.

NGS Named 3M National Dealer of the Year for Third Time

Mar 29th, 2023

National Glazing Solutions LLC, d.b.a NGS Films and Graphics LLC (NGS), a nationwide commercial window film company, was named the 2022 3M National Dealer of the Year. This is the third time NGS has earned the award. They were also named 3M National Dealer of the Year in 2019 and 2020. Recognition by 3M “It’s […]

Window Film Depot Hires New Director of Operations

Mar 1st, 2023

Window Film Depot, a nationwide window film installation business, has hired Lindsay Spires as its new director of operations. Spires will be responsible for managing and reporting on all operational aspects of the business, including building out and maintaining a scalable business infrastructure to achieve company success and its vision for growth. Window Film Depot, […]

NGS Helps Texas Schools Meet New Security Window Film Mandate

Feb 15th, 2023

NGS (National Glazing Solutions, LLC, d.b.a NGS Films and Graphics LLC), the nation’s leading dealer-installer of retrofit glazing security solutions (3M™ Safety and Security Window Film, TRI-SHIELD®, Riot Glass®, and Ballistic Glass) is helping hundreds of school districts in Texas race to become compliant with the State’s new school safety standards. Click here to read […]

Accent Distributing Recognizes Employee of the Year Brad Carver

Dec 28th, 2022

3M distributor Accent Distributing recognized Brad Carver as its employee of the year for 2022. Carver has worked for Accent Distributing since its inception in 2009. Before joining the team at Accent, he worked in the insurance industry in Philadelphia. At Accent Distributing, Carver wears many hats and does the job of several people, including: […]

Energy Products Distribution Announces Career Connect

Dec 21st, 2022

Baltimore-based Energy Products Distribution (EPD), a distributor of 3M, Bray Windshield Protection and Bird Divert products, announced the upcoming launch of Career Connect. Equating the platform as the Indeed or ZipRecruiter of the film industry, vice president Manny Hondroulis aims to pair the right technician with the right employer amid industry-wide labor challenges. “In good […]

Wrap of the Week: 3M 2080 Series Gloss Plum Explosion

Nov 16th, 2022

The 2018 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE erupts on the racetrack, generating 650 horsepower from a supercharged 6.2-liter V-8. The car’s externals now match its awe-inspiring internals after Sergey Yakobchak of New Layer Customs in Troy, Mich., applied 3M’s 2080 Series Gloss Plum Explosion Wrapping film to the exterior. “Doing color change wraps is always more […]