Q1 tape on side window

About Q1

Philosophy

A human being is made from DNA and is inspired by passion, challenges and thrives on new opportunities. Q1® Tapes DNA has been created by a team of professionals to match the masking challenges of the modern professional body shops and painters. Q1® Tapes is the perfect sum-up of those values…

Thanks to our experience and knowledge in providing masking solutions to various Industries in over two decades, we have created a brand new concept dedicated to body shops and painters, offering outstanding products engineered for all the masking preparation applications.

Behind Q1® Tapes there is a strong Industrial Group, a Team of passionate and experienced professionals that operate in this sector for more than 25 years. We are ready to share our expertise and skills to all professionals in the Automotive Aftermarket and Painting Industry. Let the Q1® Team be your trusted partner for all your masking needs.

We are ready for this new opportunity,
Are You?

Q1®
Simply a Premium Masking Solution

Q1 application to a spray painted car

PPM Industries Group

PPM Industries S.p.A. headquartered in Brembate, Italy, is one of the largest masking tape producers in Europe and is known for manufacturing private label tapes for the most prestigious brands, retailers and wholesale resellers. PPM has over 25 years of experience producing masking tapes in one of the world’s most passionate regions for automobiles, as evidenced by the headquarters of Ferrari, Lamborghini, FIAT, Brembo and others located within a 100-mile radius of the PPM factories. For more than 25 years PPM Industries has been one of the most important players in the production of masking and duct tapes for automotive, building, painting and DIY business, supplying customers in more than 50 countries worldwide. Part of the Group is the UK subsidiary PPM Industries UK LTD taking care of the local converting and distribution activities for the UK and Irish markets.

For more info visit www.ppmindustries.com

PPM industry building

You have a vision. We have a way to get you there.

Distributors

National Oak Distributors

National Oak Distributors, Inc. is the premiere Automotive Paint, Body and Equipment (PBE) warehouse distributor in the US. They have the largest distribution footprint in the industry and deliver to over 98.5% of their customers with next day delivery, National Oak customers are served by a highly trained and knowledgeable network of sales and customer service associates. Their customers enjoy a 97% fill rate with 34,000+ products available nationwide in 18 distribution centers.

National Oak continually strives for innovative way to embrace technology and improve their customers performance and profitability. The ongoing dedication to their customers has stood the test of time and they are 100% committed to exceeding customer expectations. National Oak is laser focused on their core values which includes being ethical, honest, and responsible. With that foundation, National Oak will continue to be a successful wholesale distribution company servicing the Automotive Refinishing market and related industries for years to come.

For more info visit www.nationaloak.com

PPM Industries UK Ltd

PPM Industries UK Ltd. is one of the leading converters and distributors of adhesive tapes on the British market acting in Construction, Industrial, Automotive and DIY markets. Thanks to its organization, PPM Industries UK is able to offer its customers high product and service customization, guaranteeing quick response to market demands.

PPM Industries believes in continuous development, growing and expanding their product range to increase its market positioning, in order to become one of top supplier in the UK market, offering a wide and premium quality range of standard and specialty products.

For more info visit www.ppmindustries.co.uk

News

The science behind the stick

Premium performance masking tape requires a fine balance of three scientific forces; tack, cohesion and adhesion. You’ve probably read these words, but what do they actually mean? What is the science behind the stick? Firstly, it’s important to understand that the adhesive, or ‘glue’, that gives the stickiness comes in many different forms. There are… Read more>>
Q1 trim masking tape applied to windowscreen

Automotive masking tape vs regular masking tape: what is the difference?

Automotive masking tape or regular masking tape? When you approach automotive painting on a professional level, automotive masking tape is the only solution that guarantees the quality level required by customers, as far as precision, cleanness, speed and convenience are concerned. In this article, we deepen the differences between automotive masking tape and regular masking… Read more>>
HDPE masking film used in a paint booth

HDPE Masking Film: how it is made to guarantee excellent results

HDPE masking film is an innovative masking solution that is growing more and more popular among car painting professionals. The reason of its success lies in its ease of use and effectiveness: HDPE masking film is perfect to mask off vehicles for booth painting, with a unique, fast and easy application. In this article, we… Read more>>
All articles loaded
No more articles to load

Subscribe to Newsletter