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By Admin on in June 30, 2016 in Special Interest

Most of us have a favorite color. Some of us even have a color that looks best on us when we choose our clothing. What about the color of your vehicle? Did you know that your car color could actually tell the world what and how we want them to [...]

By Admin on in June 30, 2016 in News and Views

The Automotive Refinish business unit of PPG™ has expanded and upgraded several of its Business Development centers in alignment with their commitment to provide professional training. The centers are said to be, “state of the art”, equipped with new conference rooms, classrooms, spray booths, downdraft prep decks and mixing rooms. [...]

By Admin on in June 23, 2016 in News and Views

[caption id="attachment_99" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Unrecognizable business person analyzing graphs and taking notes[/caption] PPG announced that it has signed an agreement for the sale of its European glass operations to glass manufacturer Nippon Electric Glass Co. Ltd. (NEG) on June 20, 2016. Employee consultation processes, receipt of regulatory clearances and other [...]

By Admin on in June 20, 2016 in Refinishing

The Automotive Refinish business unit of PPG™ has expanded and upgraded several of its Business Development centers in alignment with their commitment to provide professional training. The centers are said to be, “state of the art”, equipped with new conference rooms, classrooms, spray booths, downdraft prep decks and mixing rooms. [...]

By Admin on in May 30, 2016 in Special Interest

Is your business social or anti-social? If you haven’t claimed your company’s real estate on the various social media avenues, your business is anti-social and you’re missing out on awareness among millions of potential consumers for very little investment. Facebook is estimated to have 665 million active users daily. Twitter [...]

By Admin on in May 30, 2016 in Industry News

When drivers climb behind the wheel of their vehicles these days, chances are good they have a smartphone with them and that's changing how people travel. Gone are the days of paper maps and exit roulette for food, fuel and accommodations. Here to stay are the days of the mobile [...]

By Admin on in May 30, 2016 in Industry News

Albert Einstein reportedly once said: “Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.” The automotive refinishing industry is always changing. Those unprepared to change are likely to find themselves at the bottom of the heap in this competitive industry. With that in mind, your Martin Auto Color [...]

By Admin on in March 7, 2016 in News and Views

The 2016 PPG™ color trend is Odyssey this year according to Dee Schlotter, senior color marketing manager at PPG™ Architectural Coatings US and Canada. With each New Year, consumers and industry experts search for the one color that will dominate trends for the year ahead. As PPG™ color experts looked [...]

By Admin on in March 7, 2016 in News and Views

Bobby Alloway has a jam packed trophy case that is getting even more crowded with his recent win at the SEMA Battle of the Builders competition during the annual SEMA Show in Las Vegas. The winning PPG™-painted 1933 Ford Roadster, owned by Larry Olson of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, was [...]

By Admin on in March 7, 2016 in News and Views

If you’ve been using the Gray Epoxy Primer that PPG™ introduced last June in its DELFLEET® Evolution premium commercial paint system, you’ll want to know that PPG™ Commercial Coatings just rolled out two new primer colors. In addition to the F4921 Gray Epoxy Primer, the company now offers F4921WH–2.1 White [...]

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Auto Events Located in Northern California in October

Northern California offers so many outdoor activities. Whether you’re hiking, biking, or enjoying some Halloween screams, let’s not forget about all the automotive events large and small. Choose from those reoccurring events with coffee and donuts visiting family and friends while gathering around the parking lot enjoying old classics or [...] Read More..

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Auto Events in San Diego, California and Surrounding Areas in October

The Dog Days of Summer are in the past for 2021 and now the cooler weather is perfect for some highway driving. Car shows are peaking, and Halloween events are creeping this October. Get out and enjoy some car events while enjoying this time of year and sipping pumpkin spice [...] Read More..

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Auto Events in Rancho Cucamonga, California and Surrounding Areas in October

Rancho Cucamonga and surrounding areas in California carve out a nice grid for auto events in October. Choose from several exciting outdoor activities that encompass all your favorite classics, hot rods, exotic cars, and more. It’s a “motorhead’s” place to be this October if you live in or near Rancho [...] Read More..