Posts Tagged ‘Suntek’

Eastman Performance Films, LLC Returns to WFCT 2024 as a Ruby Sponsor

Mar 27th, 2024

Eastman represents two brands window film and paint protection film—LLumar and SunTek—and is based in Kingsport, Tennessee with film operations based in Martinsville, Virginia. WFCT will return to the booming Sunshine State this year and is being held September 19-21 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Attendees can expect world-class educational opportunities, […]

Is Tesla’s PPF Offering Disrupting the Aftermarket?

Oct 18th, 2023

What was a blip on X (Twitter) became an earthquake for the film industry that moved markets and undercut the aftermarket industry. Tesla has started offering clear and colored paint protection film (PPF) for its Model 3 and Y vehicles at two of its service centers. The car manufacturer even named its price: $5,000 for […]

Eastman Donating $100k to Aid Ukraine

Mar 9th, 2022

Financial support from Kingsport’s own Eastman Chemical Company is en route to Ukraine following the Russian invasion and continued military strikes. Officials with Eastman Chemical Company announced Friday they’re donating a total of $100,000 to different organizations aimed at helping Ukrainians on the ground. Click here to read more.

SunTek® Enters Year Four with Porsche Club of America (PCA) Club Racing

Feb 9th, 2022

SunTek® began another year as the official paint protection film (PPF) for Porsche Club of America (PCA) Club Racing on January 1. Throughout 2022, SunTek will introduce PCA members to the benefits of PPF, educate them about the advantages of installation by trained professionals and make locating dealers accessible. Here’s a rundown of what to […]

Matt Phillips Emerges From Retirement and Joins a Legend

Oct 27th, 2021

Matt Phillips, who was the former chief operating officer of Suntek/Commonwealth Laminating before it was sold to Eastman, is emerging from retirement. Phillips is forgoing his love of full-time fossil hunting (keep reading), to serve as CEO of BlueGrass Protective Films and its Legend® Paint Protection Film brand. WINDOW FILM magazine editorial director Tara Taffera […]

Eastman Launches SunTek® Evolve Window-Tint Technology

Oct 25th, 2021

Eastman Performance Films, LLC has launched SunTek® Evolve window-tint, and according to the company, it couldn’t have released at a better time. Independent, authorized SunTek dealers are seeing more customers, especially those with electric vehicles, opting for window-tinting services that help protect both the car and driver while contributing to overall vehicle efficiency. “Window tints […]

Eastman Completes Acquisition of PremiumShield

Oct 1st, 2021

Eastman Chemical Company has completed the acquisition of the business and assets of Matrix Films, LLC and its UK affiliate, PremiumShield Limited, marketer of PremiumShield performance films, including its extended line of automotive film patterns. “The completion of this acquisition is another step in Eastman’s commitment to being a leading innovator and service partner for […]

Eastman Returns as a Diamond Plus Sponsor for the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ 2021

Jun 17th, 2020

Eastman is returning as a Diamond Plus Sponsor for the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ 2021, taking place June 7-9, 2021 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. This global event brings together all segments of the window, paint protection, decorative and security film industries together under one roof. This powerful experience […]

South Korean Auto Tint Distributor Sues Again

May 8th, 2019

Sae Han Sheet Co., Ltd (SHSC) a South Korean window film distributor, has filed a lawsuit against Eastman Chemical Corp. (Eastman), Commonwealth Laminating and Coating, Inc. (CLC), SunTek Holding Company (SunTek), 2010 Acquisition Corp., and Eastman Performance Films for compensation for alleged defective window film. SHSC claims one of the film’s principal ingredients were removed, […]

SunTek® is The Official Paint Protection Film of Porsche Club of America Club Racing

Mar 6th, 2019

SunTek announced it is the official paint protection film for Porsche Club of America (PCA) Club Racing. According to the company, this is the result of a recently finalized sponsorship between Porsche Club of America and Eastman Performance Films, LLC, a subsidiary of Eastman Chemical Company. “We are honored that Porsche Club of America believes […]