It was a knock-out month on The Hog Ring! We reported the latest news, featured some really talented trimmers and shared inspiring industry stories. Here’s a look back at December 2017.
We scoured the internet for the latest employment opportunities in the craft of auto upholstery and posted them on our jobs page.
If you’re in the Los Angeles area, head to the LA Auto Show this weekend to see the hottest 2018 and 2019-model vehicles.
Auto upholstery shops that generate a lot of revenue but make very little profit are doomed to fail unless they find ways to increase their margins.
Trim shops receive lots of requests to upholster cars in camouflage. Fortunately, Albright’s Supply carries a wide range of materials in camo patterns!
French luxury brand Hermès — designer of the $300,000 women’s handbag — just announced that it will begin designing luxury car interiors for the super rich.
Check out the December issue of Electron Top’s newsletter for some holiday cheer and an impassioned reminder of what Christmas is all about.
An auto trimmer is fighting for his life and a customer is dead after a gunman targeted an auto upholstery shop in Attard, Malta.
If you buy an NC sewing machine before the end of the year, you can deduct it as a business expense on your shop’s 2017 tax return.
Hydes Leather can custom dye and emboss leather using period-correct materials, ensuring every aspect of your project remains original.
Sean Scott of Inspire Automotive has only been trimming cars for five years, but his work bears the hallmarks of a seasoned pro with decades of experience.
Haartz Minth (Ningbo) Automotive Ltd. announced the grand opening of a new facility to manufacture automotive interior surface materials.
Lion’s Automotive Upholstery is making headlines for saving Christmas after local vandals went on a rampage slashing lawn inflatables.
From supporting local hospitals to aiding victims of natural disasters, Haartz has gone the extra mile to be a socially responsible company.
SEMA is now accepting applications from industry professionals who would like to host a seminar at the 2018 SEMA Show.
That’s not all! Visit our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages to see what other trimmers are up to. You can also join in the latest industry discussions by registering for our Auto Upholstery Forum.