Posts Tagged ‘paint protection film’

What to Consider if You Are Considering PPF

Apr 14th, 2021

Window film companies looking to expand their product portfolios with paint protection film should plan to attend the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT), June 7-9 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. Paint protection film (PPF) is a thermoplastic urethane applied to the painted surfaces of cars (and other products) in […]

Educational Program Announced for International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ 2019

Jun 13th, 2019

The educational program has been announced for the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) 2019, the leading window film and PPF educational conference and trade show. WFCT will take place September 4-6 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, with its host hotel as the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown. The annual event brings together industry […]

Madico Joins WFCT 2019 as Diamond Sponsor

Apr 4th, 2019

Madico®, Inc. has signed on to be a Diamond sponsor at the 2019 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT). The annual show is the only event dedicated exclusively to the window film industry. “Madico®, Inc. manufactures and distributes high performance window films for automotive, architectural, and safety and security applications through seven company owned […]

SEMA – The Number 1 Reason to Visit Vegas this Week

Nov 1st, 2018

This year’s SEMA show had no signs of slowing down on day two. Between packed booths and hands on demos it was easy to see why Vegas was the place to be on Wednesday, as there was a little bit of everything for attendees. New Technology CCL Design let its attendees have a hands-on experience […]

Eastman Completes Extrusion Line Updates

Mar 21st, 2018

Eastman Chemical Company has completed updates to its urethane extrusion line at its plant in Martinsville, Va. The new line will have a direct impact on its window film and paint protection film business. “The integration provided by this urethane line to produce the raw materials needed to manufacture our paint protection films is a […]

3M Launches New Pattern Solutions Center

Feb 28th, 2018

3M recently launched its new Pattern Solutions Center (PSC) in an effort to help its network of dealers grow their paint protection film (PPF) business. Katie Johnson, global marketing manager for 3M automotive and aerospace solutions division, says the company updated its former Digital Designs platform to provide installers with a one-stop shop. Johnson says there […]

Judge Grants in Part XPEL’s Motion to Enter Default Judgment

Jan 3rd, 2018

The 2016 case brought forth by San Antonio, Texas-based XPEL against three international defendants for trademark infringement has been closed. A senior U.S. district judge granted, in part, XPEL’s motion to enter default judgment, or judge in its favor, against Carlas International Automobile Accessory Limited (Carlas), Guangzhou Suizhong Auto Accessories Co. Ltd. (Suizhong) and Guangzhou […]

Five Tips for Selling and Installing PPF

Nov 29th, 2017

When it comes to installing paint protection film (PPF), Brodie Mathews, owner of DecoTint, PPF & Wrap in Denver, Colo., knows a thing or two.  For the past 12 years, he’s been installing PPF on everything from helicopter propellers to foreign and exotic cars. And when it comes to the beginning and end of an […]

SEMA Show Features PPF and More

Nov 1st, 2017

The 2017 SEMA Show started its four-day stay at the Las Vegas Convention Center yesterday, with international representation from more than 3,000 exhibitors and tens of thousands of attendees. As one of the largest automotive aftermarket tradeshows, several film manufacturers used the show to debut new products, while another says goodbye to one of its […]

XPEL Requests Default in Trademark Infringement Lawsuit

Aug 2nd, 2017

XPEL recently requested for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas San Antonio Division to enter default, or judge in its favor, against three international defendants: Carlas International Automobile Accessory Limited (Carlas), Guangzhou Suizhong Auto Accessories Co. Ltd. (Suizhong) and Guangzhou Suizhong Auto Accessories. According to a recently filed court document, the […]