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CORROSION COLLEGE

Are your metal parts the “victim” of human contamination? Do you have metal parts with rust formation that is as unique and distinguishable as a human fingerprint? Look closer at the photo above—are the spots of rust actually the result of human fingerprints? In this ARMOR Corrosion College we explain how the best solution to human contamination is hands down, hands off!

SUCCESS STORY

The ARMOR Stock & Ready® Program was designed for easy ordering, quick-response processing and turbo fast shipping. See how Stock & Ready helped one customer save time and money—a win, win!

TEAM PROFILE

ARMOR Sales Manager Ryan Gingery explains how his mastery of jigsaw puzzles and duck-duck-goose are no joke.

WORKSHOP HERO

Metal Rescue® GEL, the On-The-Spot rust remover, is now On-The-Shelf in all AutoZone stores!

ARMOR UPDATE

With the new year comes the debut of the ARMOR Stock & Ready Program—a name that we at ARMOR take seriously — and literally. In simplest terms, we tripled our in-stock inventory making it easy to ensure that any product on the Stock & Ready product list is just that—it is in stock and ready-to-ship. With ARMOR Stock & Ready, we have the rust prevention and rust removal products you want, when you want them.

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR INDONESIA showed off its new custom workshop-themed tradeshow booth, making a name for itself and Metal Rescue!

TEAM PROFILE

What do you get when you combine a chemical engineer who loves sports, a good steak, brewing his own beer and working with customers to solve their rust issues? Our very own Anders de Jong.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero continues to make a name for itself at the ever-growing Barber Vintage Festival.

ARMOR UPDATE

At ARMOR, we believe that two is better than one – at least when it comes to paper coaters!  ARMOR has completed installation and programming of a second, new paper coating line and when it comes to ARMOR WRAP VCI paper, we say “let the good times roll!”

GLOBAL REACH

International partners from around the globe came together for a three-day summit of ARMOR updates and training.

TEAM PROFILE

Lynn is an ARMOR “mover and shaker” and a good mood maker!  Check out her team profile for further details.

WORKSHOP HERO

The Metal Rescue Rust Remover product line has expanded.  Introducing new Metal Rescue GEL – when it comes to rust removal, we’ve got you covered!

Armor Product Showcase

ARMOR WRAP® Global Paper—“Next Generation” VCI Protection Available Today.

ARMOR SOLUTIONS

ARMOR Solutions: ARMOR POLY VCI Film: Protect Your Metal Parts from Rust and Corrosion.

TEAM PROFILE

What do Stevie Wonder, “The Shawshank Redemption,” and pizza have in common? ARMOR President Robin McConnell’s team profile will explain.

WORKSHOP HERO

The “Nuts and Bolts” behind Metal Rescue Rust Remover Bath and how you can buy it for less at all AutoZone stores in May!

ARMOR PRODUCT UPDATE

ARMOR Shield™ Corrosion Inhibiting Emitter is one of ARMOR’s best kept secrets for rust prevention – until now! ARMOR is spreading the word of this small-but-mighty and lives-up-to-its-name “Shield” as it uses VCI protection to shield against rust and corrosion.

GLOBAL REACH

Sad news of the loss of ARMOR’s international partner Balaji of ARMOR INDIA.

TEAM PROFILE

You can hear it in her voice; see it in her eyes; Courtney delivers customer service with a smile.

WORKSHOP HERO

The consumer brand Workshop Hero™ team traveled the highways and byways of the U.S. the past few months to evangelize the benefits of its rust remover and rust preventative Metal Rescue® and Dry Coat™.

ARMOR UPDATE

Read about ARMOR’s voluntary compliance with the REACH Regulation in this brief overview.

TEAM PROFILE

Rick Miles, “the Tape Doctor,” keeps it together as an ARMOR Sales Rep and on the home front.

ARMOR SOLUTIONS

ARMOR WRAP® VCI paper offers corrosion protection and ease of use–see it to believe it.

WORKSHOP HERO

AutoZone debuts Metal Rescue on the shelves of its 5200 stores.

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR’s International Corporate Headquarters receives local recognition for its architecture and design and its positive contributions to the community.

TEAM PROFILE

ARMOR international partner Jerry Harwood gives us a quick snapshot of his life in the UK.

HOW TO 101

We give you the low down on desiccants—how they differ from VCI, their benefits and proper use.

WORKSHOP HERO

Spring into action and prep your outdoor lawn and garden tools with Metal Rescue Rust Remover Bath.

PRODUCT SHOWCASE

ARMOR Shield™ CF33 Corrosion Inhibiting Emitter is small but mighty and lives up to its name to “shield” against rust. This new 3.5-inch-by-4-inch-by-¼-inch emitter is not much bigger than a deck of cards but with its compressed foam design it offers flexibility, easy installation and the power of ARMOR ‘s VCI protection.

TEAM PROFILE

Matt Knerr works his “magic” in the ARMOR production area.

ARMOR VALOR

Learn about our new VALOR Program where employees volunteer their time during work hours.

ARMOR TOOLS

Knowledge is power, and with ARMOR’s training tools we ensure you are using your ARMOR products to their fullest potential.

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR’s Colombia partner earns customer loyalty with its responsiveness, education and with the top performance of ARMOR VCI film. Lab testing and effective VCI application training were contributors as ARMOR’s pledge to serve and preserve remained strong.

TEAM PROFILE

Andrew Shirey brings his artistic flair and a distinguished presence to the ARMOR production area.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero™ makes a splash at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show.

CORROSION COLLEGE

Heat treating processes — the desire and need to alter the properties of metal — dates back to the stone age. See how it is still vital today.

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR’s Metal Rescue™ leaves a customer amazed with its results. See how a high-end racing parts manufacturer recouped hundreds of rusty parts and thanks to ARMOR it was clean, safe, and easy.

TEAM PROFILE

ARMOR’s Sarah McCaffrey is a mover, shaker, and merriment maker in production and shipping.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero™ serves as the storyteller to Metal Rescue™ customer Jared Mark and his company “Rust an Dust.”

ARMOR SOLUTIONS

ARMOR Dry Coat Rust Preventative™ Spray “protects” its top-notch reputation in this side-by-side comparison.

SUCCESS STORY

From whichever side you look at it, ARMOR WRAP® saved the day!

TEAM PROFILE

ARMOR Lab Tech LeAnn Knott defies all science “geek” typecasting with her cool vibe.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero took its “show on the road” to attend the AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days.

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR Global Sales Meeting hosted international partners from more than 10 countries.

SUCCESS STORY

The ARMOR team opened its doors and its hearts to welcome customers to the ARMOR international headquarters spring fling open house.

TEAM PROFILE

The ARMOR production team keeps rolling with the help of Justin Harris.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero Nation – a place where Workshop Heroes come together to share their stories from the road and from life.

DID YOU KNOW?

Frank Fritz of “American Pickers” represents an ARMOR brand?

SUCCESS STORY

When questions were raised about a drum of Metal Rescue, ARMOR tackled the issue head on and left the customer calling for an encore.

TEAM PROFILE

The customer service team roster welcomes Kristy to the corrosion management game.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero featured as store chain Canadian Tire’s April product of the month.

CORROSION COLLEGE

Metalworking Fluids – a need-to-know summary to help make the best choice for your metal manufacturing needs.

SUCCESS STORY

When the chips were down, VCI chips to be specific, the ARMOR operations and customer service team coordinated a quick turnaround order and had it to the customer in two-days.

TEAM PROFILE

Brian Knapp brings a wealth of technical knowledge and experience to ARMOR and ultimately to ARMOR customers.

WORKSHOP HERO

Dry Coat™ Rust Preventative Spray – the quiet, unsung hero of Workshop products.

ASK ARMOR

You ask and we answer – This column is devoted to answering our customers’ most frequently asked questions.

2015 AWARDEE

Michigan Celebrates Small Business

HOW TO 101

At ARMOR, we have many customers who use our rust preventative products to meet the needs of their unusually-sized metal parts or their unique shipping and storage applications. From small to large applications, ARMOR packaging does the job.

TEAM PROFILE

John Harris keeps the ARMOR production area calm and cool even when it’s hopping.

WORKSHOP HERO

Metal Rescue™ now available in ALL U.S. Home Depot Stores.

CORROSION COLLEGE

An overview of the many key machining processes, all of which can have an impact on metal and corrosion.

WELCOME

Hello 2015 — Goodbye Rust and Corrosion.

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR partners with Australia and New Zealand’s widely recognized Bar’s Leaks brand to bring Workshop Hero™ products to the region.

TEAM PROFILE

Workshop Hero™ Key Account Manager Kristin Moore makes things happen with her attention to detail and her special “Kristin magic.”

SUCCESS STORY

A reprint of a letter tells of ARMOR’s success in working with a large international metal stamping company.

WORKSHOP HERO

Celebrity partner Bryan Fuller debuts new series “Naked Speed” on Velocity Channel.

HOW TO 101

Metal Rescue Removes Rust… and nothing else.

WELCOME

ARMOR sends holiday greetings, thanks and appreciation to all for their continued patronage and partnership.

GLOBAL REACH

Although it has been said many times, many ways, let our international partners say it their way.

TEAM PROFILE

Rusty the Elf gives an inside view of his job and what it takes to keep the sleigh rust-free in the midst of snow, rain and sleet.

HOW TO 101

Wrapping a Christmas gift is serious business and wrapping it in ARMOR WRAP® is clean, safe and easy.

WORKSHOP HERO

Read of Santa and his Workshop’s commitment to “green” initiatives including his new Toy Repurposing Project.

SUCCESS STORY

Armor Protective Packaging® is honored with a major award.

35th ANNIVERSARY

ARMOR establishes a consumer division – Workshop Hero™ and the brand expands and grows.

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR and its Japan partner provide rust removal help to non-profit Wheelchairs of Hope.

TEAM PROFILE

Charisse Fox is a customer service extraordinaire who enjoys life inside and out.

HOW TO 101

ARMOR SHIELD® Foam Emitter Pads Are customizable in shape and use.

WORKSHOP HERO

Hear Ye Hear Ye — Workshop Hero™ products now available at ALL Home Depots.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Bulk packaging recommendations – Returnable Trays.

ASK ARMOR

Are zinc and zinc oxides the same?

35th ANNIVERSARY

ARMOR increases global expansion and goes Hollywood.

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR Indonesia establishes inroads with its Indonesian Army.

TEAM PROFILE

Learn about Tamara Wilkinson and her place on the ARMOR customer service team.

SUCCESS STORY

A tier-one brake manufacturer to a major OEM automotive company tells of its success with ARMOR.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero™ tries to make “less work and more play” for attendees at SEMA.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Electronic chassis export packaging.

CORROSION COLLEGE

A primer on phosphate conversion coatings, use, application and VCI.

35th ANNIVERSARY

New Name, New Technology and Distribution in New Countries.

ODDS AND ENDS

The ARMOR team welcomes several new employees. ARMOR continues to give back to its hometown through community service activities.

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR Thailand conducts training and makes gains in a new industrial market.

TEAM PROFILE

Steve Goers “goes” the extra mile in all of his video and media productions.

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR celebrates its own success with the move to new corporate headquarters.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero™ takes Paxton, IL by storm for Workshop Hero™ Day with Frank Fritz and sweepstakes winner Robin McNish.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Individual Packaging Recommendations – Outdoor Storage.

ASK ARMOR

How does Metal Rescue™ differ from a rust converter?

35th ANNIVERSARY

The addition of new staff and a shift in responsibilities during the years 2000-2003 helped SKS to progress and thrive.

TOP 5

Top 5 Types of Rust

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR partners with Thuphahu of Vietnam.

TEAM PROFILE

Tara Newlon is one ARMOR employee you can “count on”.

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR products serve top companies around the world.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero™’s Metal Rescue™ is a knight in shining armor in rescuing a suit of armor.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Individual packaging recommendations

ARMOR HOW TO:101

ARMOR Poly® for optimal rust protection

35th ANNIVERSARY

ARMOR establishes ARMOR Canada and expands into Mexico. Read more of ARMOR’s progress during the 1990s in this historical look back in celebration of its 35th anniversary.

ASK ARMOR

What is the best way to clean metal parts for a lab test or field test?

TEAM PROFILE

Eric York brings his command of the outdoors indoors to the ARMOR sales force.

SUCCESS STORY

Ford Motor Company packaging engineer speaks to ARMOR success.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero™ takes it on the road.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Part protection in-process

ARMOR HOW TO:101

Watch our “how to” video to learn more about ARMOR POLY™ film and best practices for using it to its maximum effectiveness when wrapping large parts.

35th ANNIVERSARY

ARMOR VCI passes the test for automotive success. Read about it in part 2 of our 10-part series recapping ARMOR’s progress during its 35 year history.

THE TOP 5

Top 5 list of key contributors to rust and corrosion.

TEAM PROFILE

Kea Jensen never stops moving or smiling when on the job at ARMOR.

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR partners with General Motors to solve overseas corrosion issues.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero™ reigns with silver and gold.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Bulk packaging recommendations.

ASK ARMOR

Should I compare the amount of VCI inside of ARMOR WRAP® paper vs. ARMOR POLY® bags by weight or percentage?

35th ANNIVERSARY

Where it all began – take a look and listen to the story of Armor Protective Packaging®’s humble beginnings 35 years ago.

THE TOP 5

Top 5 List of Sales Tips for ARMOR Distributors

TEAM PROFILE

Charles Phillips is ARMOR’s onsite “mad scientist!” Read on to learn more about our company chemist.

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR’s customer TRW says it best in this customer testimonial.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero™ Debuts at Canadian Tire.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Long Cylinders in Wood Crates

CORROSION COLLEGE

Key features in VCI chemical formulas.

35th ANNIVERSARY

At Armor Protective Packaging®, we started the new year by looking back – 2014 marks the ARMOR 35-year anniversary.

ASK ARMOR

Why is it important for workers to wear gloves when handling metal parts?

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR’s customer BEHR says it best in this reprint of a customer testimonial.

TEAM PROFILE

Barb Kreis is ARMOR’s motorcycle riding, thrill seeking, California-loving customer service representative.

GLOBAL REACH

Mexico’s Parautos Chief of Sales Cesar Nieto increases customers and sales in record-breaking numbers.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero™ debuts new booth and receives rave reviews at SEMA tradeshow.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Electrical Components and Other Enclosed Spaces

CORROSION COLLEGE

Learn how metals can become brittle due to hydrogen embrittlement and how to prevent it

MONTHLY VIDEO

Thanksgiving greetings from ARMOR’s Workshop Hero™ spokesman Frank Fritz of HISTORY’s hit television series American Pickers.

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR POLY® VCI helps automotive parts travel across country rust free.

TEAM PROFILE

Dan Brutto keeps ARMOR inventory levels high and costs low-all while trying to keep everyone happy!

ODDS AND ENDS

Short and sweet snippets from the ARMOR team.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero™ “Pick with Frank Fritz” Sweepstakes winner announced.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Bulk Packaging Recommendations – Corrugated Die-Cut Cavity Trays

CORROSION COLLEGE

Have you ever wondered what ARMOR VCI Nanotechnology™ is all about and how VCI works?

MONTHLY VIDEO

Be resourceful and check out ARMOR’s video library for education and training – let ARMOR do the work for you.

ODDS AND ENDS

Short and sweet snippets from the ARMOR team.

TEAM PROFILE

Cheri Rugh is a member of the ARMOR/Workshop Hero™ “Marketeer’s Club!”

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR partner Waiteksin brings ARMOR products and service to China.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero™ hosts “Pick with Frank Fritz” Sweepstakes.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Individual Packaging Recommendations

CORROSION COLLEGE

VCI vs Anti-Stat Additives: Learn why they are NOT the same

MONTHLY VIDEO

Metal parts from production to packaging – a video chronicle.

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR helps one of its global automotive supplier/customers to refine and revamp its VCI usage for success.

TEAM PROFILE

Canada Plant Manager Jeff Godsall tells of his hobbies, keys to happiness and love of Bruce Lee.

GLOBAL REACH

KIMIK of Columbia Brings ARMOR to Central America.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero™ joins the Do it Best® ranks.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Small Parts In Trays.

CORROSION COLLEGE

A brief but informative look at how corrosion occurs and how Armor Protective Packaging® products work to protect against it.

MONTHLY VIDEO

Let us take you on the ARMOR magical mystery tour through its onsite laboratory.

SUCCESS STORY

Metal Rescue™ “rescues” one customer’s car from rust.

TEAM PROFILE

Scott Holden has been with ARMOR since its establishment by his father John Holden more than 33 years ago. His job description has certainly changed since those early years!

GLOBAL REACH

Spain’s Eudiex expands its marketing efforts.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero™’s “Rust Gone Wild” Tour hits the road.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Packaging Recommendations For Small Individual Parts.

CORROSION COLLEGE

An ARMOR laboratory testing overview – corrosion testing protocals, validity and reliability issues and how to evaluate testing results.

MONTHLY VIDEO

ARMOR “picks” Frank Fritz, American Picker, as new spokesman for its consumer division Workshop Hero™.

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR products “clean up” while “pumping up” rust protection for this global pump manufacturing company.

TEAM PROFILE

ARMOR celebrated Selena McKay’s “Sweet 16” years of service this year–learn more about ARMOR Canada’s business manager and her many interests.

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR’s commitment to superior customer service extends to its international partners.

WORKSHOP HERO

HISTORY®’s American Pickers Frank Fritz teams up with Workshop Hero™ to spread the word of rust prevention and rust removal.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Separate Acidic Packaging Material From Metal.

CORROSION COLLEGE

A reprint from Metal Finishing magazine’s “Technically Speaking” column by ARMOR President and Technical Director Robin McConnell.

MONTHLY VIDEO

DRY COAT™ protection is like a suit of armor for metal parts.

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR’s customer service is a cornerstone of the company’s mission, day-to-day operations and ultimately its success.

TEAM PROFILE

Carl Gibeau takes the Northeastern states of the U.S. by storm for ARMOR.

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR’s commitment to superior customer service extends to its international partners.

WORKSHOP HERO

Workshop Hero™, the consumer division of Armor Protective Packaging®, continues to expand its distribution throughout Canada.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Nested Parts That Are Difficult To Wrap.

CORROSION COLLEGE

Dry Coat™ Rust Preventative is a water-based, liquid rust preventative (RP) designed to prevent corrosion on ferrous and many non-ferrous metals.

MONTHLY VIDEO

ARMOR MPI Foam Emitters cushion, protect and customize

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR “springs” into action and saves a heavy equipment supplier time, money and their reputation.

TEAM PROFILE

Denise “Denny” Russell keeps things running smooth behind the scenes in ARMOR’s production, shipping and receiving.

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR brings partners from more than 10 countries together for international sales meeting.

WORKSHOP HERO

When it comes to Workshop Hero™’s Metal Rescue™ Rust Remover Bath and Dry Coat™ Rust Preventative the results speak for themselves!

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Bulk Parts Using Interleaves

CORROSION COLLEGE

ARMOR’S Bright Idea Technology™ — learn about ARMOR’s use of fluorescent tracing agents and how they provide visible proof (under black light) that is present in all ARMOR POLY™ products.

MONTHLY VIDEO

Desiccant vs. VCI – do you know what you need to know?

SUCCESS STORY

Putting a bonnet “on it” prevents corrosion, saves labor and cost.

TEAM PROFILE

Greg Cook and his 30+ years of experience add strength to ARMOR’s sales force.

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR continues to cultivate partnerships in India.

WORKSHOP HERO

Motorcycle market picks up speed for bikers and dealers looking to remove and prevent rust with Metal Rescue™ and Dry Coat™.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Economical Labor Savings Utilizing Elastic Bonnets.

CORROSION COLLEGE

Key factors in corrosion and metalworking fluids.

MONTHLY VIDEO

At ARMOR, we’ve got you covered. Let our video of ARMOR POLY® in action show you how.

SUCCESS STORY

Metal Rescue™ saves the day after an acid cloud creates corrosion issues for an aerospace and defense industry supplier.

TEAM PROFILE

The ARMOR Canada plant’s Leslee Godsall has been helping customers find corrosion management solutions for 7 lucky years!

GLOBAL REACH

The scope of ARMOR’s global partnership reaches India through Armor Protective Packaging India Pvt Ltd.

WORKSHOP HERO

For optimal results, keep Metal Rescue™ Rust Remover Bath warm and cozy during the winter months.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Motor Or Large Machine Packaging Recommendations.

CORROSION COLLEGE

Polyethylene VCI film thickness and corrosion prevention.

MONTHLY VIDEO

Check out this blockbuster “film” and see why ARMOR POLY® continues to earn rave reviews.

SUCCESS STORY

Strong protection and reduced cost go hand-in-hand with Defender™ film.

TEAM PROFILE

Steve Evans, a 10-year veteran of the ARMOR sales force, is always ready to lead the charge against corrosion.

GLOBAL REACH

Learn more about new global partner Internusa Indonesia.

WORKSHOP HERO

Metal Rescue™ attends AAPEX tradeshow and adds a 6th award to its toolbox.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Packaging Recommendations For Small Quantity Of Parts In A Small Box.

CORROSION COLLEGE

The ARMOR Defender™ film offers strength, resource savings and a reduction in customer cost.

MONTHLY VIDEO

ARMOR WRAP® paper has your rust prevention needs covered.

SUCCESS STORY

The lights come on for this headlight manufacturer who found cost savings thanks to ARMOR!

TEAM PROFILE

Jan Camden is ARMOR’S accounting extraordinaire. Learn of her many feats in this month’s team profile feature.

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR staff provides training to Thailand’s Royal Thai Navy.

WORKSHOP HERO

Metal Rescue™ makes an inaugural appearance at Barber Vintage Motorcycle Festival.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Packaging Recommendations For Small Parts In Large Quantities.

CORROSION COLLEGE

Paper or Poly – which is the right choice?

MONTHLY VIDEO

ARMOR products take to the spotlight.

SUCCESS STORY

Take it to the bank! ARMOR helps a major OEM bank more than 30,000 engines for up to 3 years.

TEAM PROFILE

Candee Willams is as sweet as her name but don’t be fooled, this regional sales rep has many unexpected sides – motorcycle rider, “want to be” guitarist and mother.

GLOBAL REACH

The United Kingdom’s Technology Packaging works in partnership with ARMOR to prevent rust throughout Europe.

WORKSHOP HERO

Metal Rescue™ moves into the Canadian market.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Motor Or Large Machine Packaging Recommendations.

CORROSION COLLEGE

Visual cues to help to identify the types of iron oxides.

MONTHLY VIDEO

Class is in session – what is VCI?

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR VCI is the “San Francisco Treat!” ARMOR products provided rust protection for a large bridge cable for the Golden Gate Bridge, saving time and thousands of dollars.

TEAM PROFILE

Wes Measel, ARMOR’s Manager of Operations & Technical Support, knows his way around the testing lab while at the same time keeping his fingers on the pulse of ARMOR’s supply chain and customer base.

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR and Singapore’s XPAC work together to bring ARMOR to Southeast Asia.

WORKSHOP HERO

Metal Rescue™ and Dry Coat™ roll into the motorcycle market.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Corrugated Partition Packaging Recommendations.

CORROSION COLLEGE

Corrugated cardboard considerations: did you know your corrugated cardboard packaging could be causing corrosion?

MONTHLY VIDEO

ARMOR takes Asia by storm.

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR products totally reformed the rust prevention processes of one nuclear reactor in China saving countless hours and more than $1,000,000.

TEAM PROFILE

International Sales Manager Fernando Longinotti brings his chemical engineering expertise, his mastery of four languages and his international flare to the ARMOR team.

GLOBAL REACH

In July, ARMOR visited its China operations for meetings, technical trainings and continued customer service collaborative efforts.

WORKSHOP HERO

Meet Eddie Paul, the man behind some of Hollywood’s most famous autos and a big fan of Metal Rescue™!

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Packaging Recommendations For Large Stamped Parts In Bulk.

CORROSION COLLEGE

Four water sources in packaging applications and how to minimize their impact.

MONTHLY VIDEO

Seeing is believing with Metal Rescue™.

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR worked with Ford Motor Company to solve a chronic corrosion issue that resulted in savings of more than $125,000 each year.

TEAM PROFILE

Nicole (Payne) Trierweiler, ARMOR Business Systems Manager, tells how she went from doughnut making to mud climbing to ARMOR’s IT guru all in a single bound.

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR President serves as chairman of NACE International Committee.

WORKSHOP HERO

Metal Rescue™ partners with Speed TV’s Two Guys Garage.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Packaging Recommendations For Bulk Metal Parts.

CORROSION COLLEGE

Shipping container position and contents and their impact on corrosion formation.

MONTHLY VIDEO

Health update for company CEO John Holden.

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR’s Metal Rescue™ Rust Remover Bath salvaged more than 3,000 rusty parts and saved a large automotive components manufacturer close to $50,000.

TEAM PROFILE

Midwest Regional Sales Manager Jerry Golebiewski brings his 35 years of walking the walk and talking the talk in the packaging industry to ARMOR and its customers.

GLOBAL REACH

ARMOR’s reach is further extended by both the reputation of its products and that of its international partners.

WORKSHOP HERO

Metal Rescue™ debuts in select Home Depot stores!

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Packaging Recommendations For Large Export Equipment Without Crating.

CORROSION COLLEGE

Corrosion damage does not discriminate, but prepare to be surprised which shipping conditions are the greatest risks for breeding rust.

MONTHLY VIDEO

Armor Protective Packaging® is pleased to announce the newest addition to the ARMOR WRAP® line of papers, ARMOR WRAP® Global paper.

SUCCESS STORY

ARMOR helped a world-renowned agricultural equipment company overhaul their global service part packaging to “harvest” cost savings and save a whole lot of green!

TEAM PROFILE

This month we feature Julie Eastwood, a seasoned veteran of the ARMOR customer service force who is leading the team not only with words – but with actions.

GLOBAL REACH

See how we’re winning the race against corrosion in Southeast Asia in this month’s update.

WORKSHOP HERO

Meet the Workshop Hero™ division’s spokesman Bryan Fuller.

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Bulk Engine Block Packaging Recommendations.

CORROSION COLLEGE

We explain VCI and how volatility, temperature and humidity can affect it.

MONTHLY VIDEO

Have you ever wondered what ARMOR VCI Nanotechnology™ is all about? How VCI Works?

SUCCESS STORY

Read how ARMOR helped a global leader save serious dollars and finally make “sense” of rust prevention.

TEAM PROFILE

What do Mozart, Tim Tebow and Navy Seals have in common? This month we profile Bert Danner who discusses the connection.

GLOBAL REACH

Does ARMOR have international outreach? You bet we do! Let’s check in with China and India.

WORKSHOP HERO

Meet the new division in ARMOR’s anti-corrosion arsenal and its powerful weapon: Metal Rescue™ Rust Remover Bath. Rust removal has never been so clean, safe and easy!

APPLICATION OF THE MONTH

Bulk Packaging Recommendations.

CORROSION COLLEGE

Have you ever wondered what ARMOR VCI Nanotechnology™ is all about? Read how VCI Works?