Posts Tagged ‘3M’

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 […]

A Sin City Slideshow

Nov 9th, 2022

The SEMA Show is home to an automotive industry propelled by restyling and car care accessories—namely window film, paint protection film (PPF) and ceramic coatings. The West Hall featured dozens of annual exhibitors, and it was a lot to take in. Let’s scroll through my event camera roll and re-live the event in full focus. […]

SEMA 2022 Snapshots: 3M

Nov 2nd, 2022

3M is showcasing its Scotchgard™ PPF Pro Series 200 Gloss at this year’s SEMA Show.

Decorative Distinction from Down Under

Oct 19th, 2022

Booragoon, Australia, rests more than 10,000 miles from San Antonio. But for Brent and Chris Caithness, co-owners of Booragoon’s Complete Film Solutions, the 21st Annual International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) was a trip worth making. The couple traversed the globe to answer a thought-provoking question: “What does the window film industry mean to […]

3M, Avery Dennison and Saint-Gobain Recognized as America’s Best Employers For Women

Aug 3rd, 2022

Forbes collaborated with German market and consumer data specialist Statista to determine the companies best supporting women inside and outside their workforces. The annual ranking of America’s Best Employers For Women surveyed 50,000 Americans—30,000 women and 20,000 men—working for businesses with at least 1,000 employees. The list includes window film industry companies 3M, Saint-Gobain (Solar […]

A Fusion of Forces: 3M Supplies Film for First Responder Initiative

Apr 20th, 2022

A tragic tally of 38,824 people lost their lives in traffic crashes nationwide in 2020, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) annual traffic crash data. That number marks the most fatalities since 2007, and the National Auto Body Council (NABC) aims to turn the tide. Teaming up with film supplier 3M, the […]

Window Film Depot Announces New Recruits

Feb 23rd, 2022

Window Film Depot (WFD), a 3M™ window film installation contractor, has named Daniel Cumana director of warehouse operations and purchasing, Donnie McDaniel director of government sales and Cody Burke as graphic design coordinator. These appointments are the latest staffing changes WFD has implemented following Krissy Mosby’s promotion to president late last year. Daniel Cumana arrives […]

AP Corp. Acquires Carolina Solar Security

Feb 9th, 2022

AP Corp., a window film and graphic solutions company, acquired Wilmington, N.C.’s, Carolina Solar Security, a certified 3M Prestige Dealer that has served coastal North Carolina for 35 years. Luke McLawhorn, general manager of AP Corp. N.C., AP Corp.’s North Carolina entity, looks to impact the state. “It’s been an incredible journey since I joined […]

Picture This Wraps and Graphics Announces Third New Orleans Store

Feb 2nd, 2022

Picture This Wraps and Graphics, a 3M™-certified vinyl print business, announced its third store opening in New Orleans, La. The company offers vehicle/architectural wraps and also has stores in Mandeville, La., and Gulfport, Miss. “Ever since we began working on projects out of our first store in Mandeville, La., we never got the chance to […]

FDC Graphic Films Inc. Recognizes Valuable Employees

Jan 12th, 2022

FDC Graphic Films Inc. recognized six valuable employees as a “Core Values Ambassador” in the third quarter of 2021 for exemplifying one or more of the company’s five core values. FDC’s Core Values are believed to be the five most important values in the way the company employees live and work: integrity, kindness, resiliency, engagement […]