Posts Tagged ‘North Carolina’

Tint World Continues North Carolina Expansion

Jul 12th, 2023

Tint World Automotive Styling Centers, an auto accessory and window tinting franchise, continues its growth in North Carolina with the opening of a new store in Wilmington. Tint World Wilmington provides drivers throughout the Cape Fear coast with automotive aftermarket accessories and services, including window tint solutions, automotive paint protection film, audio and video, wheels […]

Maxpro Manufacturing Announces Promotion of Allison Parker

May 3rd, 2023

Maxpro Manufacturing LLC, manufacturer of Maxpro Window Films, announced that Allison Parker has been promoted to East Coast sales manager and director of private label accounts. Parker will soon hit her 10-year mark with Maxpro Window Films, where she has spent her time as a sales specialist. Parker has been involved with the window film […]

Day-To-Night Window Tinting Prepares for Grand Opening

Jan 10th, 2023

Day-To-Night Window Tinting in Roanoke Rapids, N.C., announced the upcoming grand opening of its first brick-and-mortar location on February 4, 2023. Owner Mike Powell founded the company in July 2011 and recently celebrated two milestones. Huper Optik recognized Powell with the 2021 Horizon Dealer of the Year award in July 2022. “Known as ‘Mr. Inspiration’ […]

Ask a Reporter: What are Those New signs for in Some Medians?

Sep 28th, 2022

… Q: I would like to know if there are any NC state regulations about tinted vehicle windows? With all the shooting of officers recently, seems like it would be a concern. For myself when driving I want to know if the other driver is looking when (they) are trying to pull out into traffic, […]

Yes, North Carolina has Limits on Window Tints for Your Car

Jun 29th, 2022

As warmer weather settles in the Carolinas, many people are looking for ways to stay cool. Tinted windows on your car can help cut down on the heat. But what’s allowed in North Carolina? Click here to read more.

Tint World’s Kit and Cameron Pelletier and Tyler Olinger Awarded Franchisee of the Year

Mar 9th, 2022

The International Franchise Association (IFA) named Kit and Cameron Pelletier and Tyler Olinger, owners of the Tint World location in Jacksonville, N.C., as Franchisee of the Year. The Pelletiers and Olinger were honored at the IFA’s 62nd annual convention in San Diego. “With the extraordinary support and training Tint World provides, as well as the […]

Losing Labor: Film Shops Discuss Employee Retention

Feb 16th, 2022

Hiring—and keeping—a stockpile of experienced installers is on every owner’s wish list. It’s been a challenge for Kyle Fuller of Tint Pro in Warner Robins, Ga., whose workforce diminished by 40% to start the year. The Problem “I had an employee that worked for me for 88 days,” Fuller says. “He was coming up on […]

Tinting Together—Industry Couples Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Feb 9th, 2022

Operating a film company is a complex undertaking loaded with daunting deadlines and demanding customers with eyes for the little things. It’s a journey full of hills, valleys and the in-between. Ahead of Valentine’s Day, industry couples say business is better together. Love at First Sight Jorge and Brenda Rivera run JR Auto Style together […]

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 […]

Will BMW’s New Technology Compete with Wrap Businesses?

Feb 2nd, 2022

Our world is increasingly digitized. From currency to cars to newspapers, how people pay, commute and consume news continues to evolve. BMW’s new iX Flow concept car possesses technology that allows the body’s color to shift from shades of white, gray and black. The development begs the question: Will the new technology flood the wrap […]