Nov 28

Permatex Cited for Best Business to Consumer-Article/Blog/Content Piece at 2018 Automotive Communications Awards

– Technical feature highlights 10 most common mistakes while using epoxy –

Hartford, CT…Permatex®, a leading innovator in chemical technology for automotive maintenance and repair, received a 2018 Automotive Communications Award during the 2018 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) Show in Las Vegas, NV. Permatex earned the award for their technical feature, ‘10 Most Common Epoxy Mistakes’. The award for Best Business to Consumer-Article/Blog/Content Piece was presented during the 2018 Automotive Communications Award ceremony, by Women in Auto Care.

(left to right) Donny Braga, Permatex Sr. Product Manager and Paco Agrafojo, Permatex Director of Marketing, accept the 2018 Automotive Communications Award for Best Business to Consumer-Article/Blog/Content Piece.

The feature focuses on the 10 most common mistakes consumers make when using epoxy adhesives. Epoxy adhesives are a valuable ‘chemical tool’ but to make sure the consumer gets the results they are hoping for, Permatex details and illustrates the 10 common mistakes made when using epoxies and the solutions to avoid those mistakes.

This information was provided to media, distributors, bloggers, content managers, and industry websites across the automotive aftermarket as a ready-to-use editorial and as individual text and high-quality images. Permatex also provides a complementary instructional YouTube video to support the content.

Paco Agrafojo, Permatex Director of Marketing, noted, “We are honored to have received this Automotive Communications Award. Over the years, our product managers have received a wide variety of comments, suggestions, and inquiries from customers on the proper use of chemical products. As part of our commitment to education, training and information, we created technical features that highlight some of the most common mistakes experienced while using chemical products. This feature is one of several that we have produced.”

Permatex’s ‘10 Most Common Epoxy Mistakes’ technical feature can be downloaded by visiting:

Permatex is a leading manufacturer, distributor, and marketer of premium chemical products to the automotive maintenance and repair markets. Since 1909, Permatex has been an acknowledged leader in the development of innovative new products and services for the automotive aftermarket. Permatex markets a wide range of products under well-known ITW brand names such as Permatex®, Fast Orange®, Spray Nine®, The Right Stuff®, Threadlocker Gel Twist®, and Grez-Off®.

Permatex currently operates in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the U.K. and exports products to more than 85 countries around the world. North American operations include Permatex’s headquarters in Hartford, CT and a state-of-the-art manufacturing, distribution, and technical center located in Solon, OH.

Permatex is a division of ITW (Illinois Tool Works Inc.), a US based, NYSE listed corporation, founded in 1912. ITW is a Fortune 200 diversified manufacturing company.

For more information, contact:
Donny Braga
Phone: (905) 693-8900 ex. 3502