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2018 Auto Glass Replacement, Repair Competition Winners Announced

The winners of the Pilkington Clear Advantage Auto Glass Technician Competition (AGTO) and the GlasWeld Windshield Repair Competition (WRO) were announced tonight at a ceremony in San Antonio, Texas, where Auto Glass Week™ was held. Steve Abrahams of Auto Windscreens … Continue reading

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AGTO, WRO Finalists Are Announced

The names of the Pilkington Clear Advantage Auto Glass Technician Competition (AGTO) and GlasWeld Windshield Repair Competition (WRO) finalists were announced tonight. In no particular order, the finalists in the AGTO large-size company division are: Steve Abrahams, Auto Windscreens in … Continue reading

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The Sky Is the Limit for the Future of Automotive Glass

Auto Glass Week™ featured a keynote from speaker Michael Robinson, an American car designer based in Italy. Robinson engaged the crowd with the possibility of the future. While it is easy to see what will happen in the afternoon, it … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ Seminars Continue

Hundreds of auto glass professionals came and participated in the first auto glass seminar Friday morning at Auto Glass Week™ in San Antonio. It focused on trends in insurance glass claims and was presented by Kay Wakeman, a research analyst … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ Exhibitors Showcase Their Products

The showroom floor of Auto Glass Week™ in San Antonio was filled from wall to wall with exhibitors and industry professionals eager to learn about what’s new in auto glass. The reigning theme was overall growth. Some companies, such as … Continue reading

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Precision Replacement Parts is on Board as a Sponsor of Auto Glass Week™

Precision Replacement Parts will be in booth 137 during Auto Glass Week™ 2018. The Cobalt sponsor will be a part of the event held September 27-29 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. The company offers … Continue reading

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Meet Up with Your Online Friends—in Person at Auto Glass Week™

New this year at Auto Glass Week™ is the meet-up lounge. We’ve set aside a meet up area on the show floor where you can connect in person with some of your colleagues from the groups and chatrooms you share … Continue reading

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BSG Auto Glass Co., Ltd., is Back as a Copper Sponsor of Auto Glass Week™

BSG Auto Glass Co., Ltd., is returning as a Copper sponsor of Auto Glass Week™ 2018. BSG Auto Glass Co., Ltd., is a professional auto glass manufacturer focusing on products, services and solutions for auto glass. Visit the company in … Continue reading

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Dow Automotive Returns as a Sponsor for Auto Glass Week™

Dow Automotive can be found in booth 514 during Auto Glass Week™ 2018. The company has signed on as a Bronze sponsor. Dow Automotive Systems offers OEM approved and specified products for aftermarket glass replacement. BETASEAL™ windshield adhesives help restore … Continue reading

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Sika Corporation to Serve as a Bronze Sponsor of Auto Glass Week™

Auto Glass Week™ 2018 welcomes back Sika Corporation as a Bronze sponsor. Visit the company in booth 215 during the event that will be held September 27-29 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. Sika Corporation … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ Introduces “Morning Coffee With” Series

This year, Auto Glass Week presents a series of early morning, informal sessions called “Morning Coffee with” designed for all, but with a special focus on owners and managers who have been in the auto glass business for less than … Continue reading

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Come to Auto Glass Week™, Learn and Go Home with a Brand New Truck

Auto Glass Week™ 2018 will be giving away a brand new truck to one very lucky attendee. Come, learn and you just may drive home on some new wheels. Here’s how it works. Every two hours on the trade show … Continue reading

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Equalizer® is Back as a Sponsor of Auto Glass Week™

Equalizer® has signed on as a Copper sponsor of Auto Glass Week™. The company can be found in booth 226 at the exhibition hall of the international original equipment (OE) and aftermarket automotive glass event. It will be held September … Continue reading

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eDirectGlass to Serve as a Gold Sponsor of Auto Glass Week™ 2018

eDirectGlass (eDG) is a Gold-level sponsor for Auto Glass Week™ 2018 (AGW). AGW is an international OE and aftermarket auto glass repair/replacement event that will take place September 27-29, 2018, at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, … Continue reading

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Explore Your Travel Options for Auto Glass Week™ 2018

If you prefer not to fly directly into San Antonio for Auto Glass Week™ 2018, there are some alternative options to consider. You could fly into Houston and catch the Sunset Limited Amtrak train, which will give you gorgeous views … Continue reading

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New Program to Support Women in Auto Glass

GlasWeld launched a new program focusing on repair and designed specifically for women in the auto glass industry earlier this month. #WomenRockRepair is a new program that offers advanced hands on training, mentoring, and business coaching. The program is open … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ 2018 Welcomes Carlex as a Bronze Sponsor

Carlex is a returning Auto Glass Week™ Bronze sponsor. It will join the list of top manufacturers and vendors filling the exhibition hall on September 27-29 in San Antonio, Texas. Carlex is a global original equipment manufacturer and distributor of … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ Announces Rules and Regulations for Calibration Competition

The rules and regulations for the first-ever Auto Glass Technician Calibration Competition are now available online. The competition is dedicated to finding and honoring the best calibrators in the world and is sponsored by Opti-Aim. The rules and regulations are … Continue reading

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Registration for Calibration Competition Closes Monday

Monday, July 16, is the last day to sign up to compete in the first-ever Auto Glass Technician Calibration Competition, which will be held during Auto Glass Week™ 2018. The competition is dedicated to finding and honoring the best calibrators … Continue reading

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SRP Adhesives Returns as a Sponsor of Auto Glass Week™

Auto Glass Week™ 2018 is welcoming back SRP Adhesives as a Bronze sponsor of the global original equipment (OE) and aftermarket auto glass repair and replacement event. SRP Adhesives offers a complete line of premium, OEM-approved adhesives for the global … Continue reading

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AGSC and NWRA Certified Technicians Save Big on Competition Registrations

Auto Glass Safety Council (AGSC) Certified technicians, as well as National Windshield Repair Association (NWRA) Certified Technicians will receive special discounted rates when they sign up for the Auto Glass Week™ Auto Glass Replacement and Repair Technician Competitions. AGSC Certified … Continue reading

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American Glass Distributors Joins Auto Glass Week™ as Bronze Sponsor

American Glass Distributors has signed onto the ever-growing list of Auto Glass Week™ sponsors. The company will serve as a Bronze sponsor the 2018 event to be held September 27-29 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, … Continue reading

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PGW Auto Glass, LLC, to Serve as a Gold Sponsor of Auto Glass Week™ 2018

Returning as a Gold-level sponsor of Auto Glass Week™ 2018 is PGW Auto Glass, LLC. PGW Auto Glass, LLC, a subsidiary of LKQ Corporation, is the leading supplier of auto glass and shop accessories, with more than 120 distribution branches … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ 2018 Announces Educational Program

The full conference program and schedule for Auto Glass Week™ 2018 is now available. Click here to see the entire educational program and attendee brochure and register now to start planning your Auto Glass Week™ experience.

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Auto Glass Week™ Announces Rules and Regulations for WRO, AGTO and Auto Glass Technician CSR Competition

The rules and regulations for the GlasWeld Windshield Repair Competition in Honor of Walt Gorman (WRO), the Pilkington Clear Advantage Auto Glass Technician Competition (AGTO) and the Auto Glass Technician Customer Service Representative (CSR) Competition are available online. Here are … Continue reading

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Take Advantage of Auto Glass Week’s Offer: Buy Two, Get One Full Registration Free

Spend three days learning from the best in the business, mingling with top vendors and manufacturers and witnessing four nail-biting competitions during Auto Glass Week™ 2018. Educate your entire team at the event by taking advantage of a special registration … Continue reading

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