It was an exciting month! We brought you industry news, sales, how-to guides and more. Here’s a look back at May 2020.
Lear Corporation has announced that “several” employees at its plant in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, have died.
Super luxury automakers have a problem: car interiors are going high-tech, but there’s nothing luxurious about technology.
Rick Goldstein talks about his company’s products and philosophy, as well its close relationship with The Haartz Corporation.
Harbor Freight tools gets a bad rap, as many craftsmen equate the store’s low prices with even lower quality.
One auto trimmer is keeping Los Angeles’ entire workforce of linemen safe and the city’s electric power grid running.
Automotive design firm DC2 has created the first “sanitized and distanced” car interior for germaphobe drivers.
Electron Top dedicated their latest issue of “Keep in Touch” to moms across the auto trim industry.
NC Carpet Binding & Equipment is offering significant discount on some of their most popular machines.
Hyundai wants to equipped its cars with UV dome lights to kill dangerous pathogens like the coronavirus.
Searching for an automotive fabric that’s durable and looks great? Check out Road Warrior by Absecon.
In the early 1990s, Chrysler introduced an optional feature that blew everyone’s mind: the VisorPhone.
The global automotive headliner market will be worth $20.4 billion by 2025, according to a new report.
When it comes to trimming the interior of a supercar, no ordinary leather or vinyl will do. What you need is a super fabric.
The Haartz Corporation has partnered with leather bag maker Jon Hart Design to supply food banks with face masks.
Check out the triple diamonds on the seats of this Bentley Continental GT Convertible.
With the coronavirus pandemic showing no signs of abating, it’s time to get serious about sanitizing customers’ cars.
What did auto trim shops look like 150 years ago? See for yourself.
It’s time for talented trimmers to compete to see who’s got the chops to take home the “NC Interior of the Year” award.
Trim shops not located in areas hit hard by the coronavirus are still open for business. Electron Top has your back!
Bestop has joined hundreds of industry shops supporting health care workers by producing face masks.
Rick Valdez of Alchemy Kustom shows us how to upholster a custom bench seat from scratch.
Trimmer Savvas Moraitis of Andy’s Upholstery in Toledo, Ohio, has died at age 73.
The Hog Ring is giving away free stickers to auto trim shops that want to participate in an Industry Sticker Exchange
We scoured the internet for the latest auto upholstery jobs and posted them on our jobs page.
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