Insights & News For Auto Glass Professionals

Jeff Martineau

Jeff Martineau

Recent Posts by Jeff Martineau:

Why the Auto Glass Safety Council is More Important Than You Think

During a recent visit to a Auto Glass Shop in Connecticut I was in a familiar conversation about the challenges in our industry.  The conversation went something like this:

Topics: Auto Glass Safety Council Training Upcoming Events Dow Automotive Systems

Mygrant Glass Vendor Nights | June 20th & 21st

If you're like most Auto Glass business owners, you're too busy working IN your business to find time to work ON your business.  Yet, if you're looking for ways to stand out from the crowd you must find time.

Topics: Training Auto Glass Safety Council Upcoming Events Dow Automotive Systems Urethane

PGW Auto Glass Burlington hosts Dow Auto Glass Adhesive Event


Topics: Training Auto Glass Safety Council Auto Glass Contamination Urethane Upcoming Events

Dow Website for Mobile Auto Glass Professionals | DOWARG.COM

I receive phone calls from Auto Glass Technicians on a regular basis.  The conversation usually starts something like this, 

Topics: Dow Automotive Systems Betaprime Betaseal Training Technical Bulletins Installation Tips

 What You Don't Know About Auto Glass Priming May Hurt You

In preparation for a recent sales call, I did a quick search on the Facebook Auto Glass Tech Talk page on my prospects name to learn a little more about him and the problems that keep him up at night. 

Topics: Primer Dow Automotive Systems Betaprime

Top 3 National Distributors Assign Part #'s for Xpress30 | 30 Minute Urethane

I saw this post in the Facebook Auto Glass Tech Group.  An aggrevated Auto Glass Shop Owner posted, 

Topics: OEM Systems Urethane Dow Automotive Systems

Xpress30 Hits the Market | 30 Minute Auto Glass Adhesive

***Updated September 14, 2018***

On January 15th, Dow Automotive Systems releases Xpress30 fast cure auto glass urethane.  Dow's latest Auto Glass Adhesive allows Auto Glass Professionals to release vehicles in 30 minutes at temperatures as low as zero degrees F.

Topics: Cold Weather Installation Urethane Dow Automotive Systems

Auto Glass Week™ Brings Education, Competitions and the Dow Racecar

Auto Glass Week™ 2017 is a three-day action-packed event with everything a technician could ask for—education, competitions, the best suppliers and networking opportunities.

Topics: Training Auto Glass Safety Council Dow Automotive Systems

New York Auto Glass Distributor to Host Dow Automotive Systems


Topics: Auto Glass Contamination Cold Weather Installation Dow Automotive Systems Upcoming Events Training

CE for Insurance Agents Continues to Drive Auto Glass Referrals

On Thursday, I spent 4 hours with one of my growing Auto Glass Partners and a roomful of eager Insurance Agents.  I do a lot of these Continuing Education (CE) events but I'm still left a little shocked.

Topics: Marketing Help Continuing Education(CE) for Insurance Grow Your Auto Glass Business