Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes has released its 2019 first quarter training schedule. The courses are designed to provide collision repair industry professionals at every experience level with critical skills for utilizing systems, maximizing profits and increasing productivity.
What’s your “booth cycle time,” the number of jobs you move through the booth each day, or the length of time each job is occupying your booth? For top performers, booth cycle time is between an hour and 90 minutes.
Auto Magic, ITW Evercoat’s brand of professional car care products, announces the launch of its PC 1-2-3 Paint Correction System, an advanced three-step system incorporating micro-abrasive technology that cuts through paint imperfections and defects and restores the painted surfaces to like new condition.
As a painter, what is it that you want in a paint line? Whether you want paint that is easier to spray, features a better color match, comes with a backing of more training, it’s your job to make those wants known in the shop. Read more in the whitepaper from Sherwin-Williams.
A 1971 Ford Maverick owned by Jimmy Shaw and built by Greening Auto Company with Glasurit 55 Line finish, “Glasurit Go Fast Greening Gray,” developed through Color Ideation, was crowned the winner of the fourth annual BASF Glasurit Best Paint Award at the 2018 SEMA Show.
The first family in paint finishing and detailing is continuing to expand – now with an enhanced solution for clear coats and single stage paint. The 3M Perfect-It Paint Finishing line now offers 3M Perfect-It EX AC “All Coatings” compound, which was developed for a variety of difficult-to-buff coatings.
Axalta (NYSE: AXTA) announced James (Jim) Muse has been promoted to Vice-President, Global Refinish Sales. In this new role, Muse will focus his leadership on the company’s growing global customer base and developing sales force excellence plans for teams around the world.
PPG announced that the 2018 recipient of the prestigious Don Ridler Memorial Award will be one of three custom vehicles featured in its booth at the upcoming SEMA Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center from Oct. 30 to Nov. 2.
The brand’s newest ambassadors, Lonny Speer, Jason Vander Woude and Bill Stull, were introduced in the Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Booth No. 11339 (North Hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center) on Tuesday, October 30.
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