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Thomas FX Breakaway Glass Now Cash And Carry
Thomas FX Breakaway Glass Now Cash And Carry
Thomas FX Introduces Cash And Carry Breakaway Glass Service to enhance customer service for its store customers.

People really appreciate being able to walk away within minutes with the breakaway  glass  products of their choice. 
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Thomas FX Making Movie History In 1989
Thomas FX Making Movie History In 1989
The Fly 21989 - The Fly II - John Thomas, Mike Walls and Tony Lazarowich working on set together!
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Thomas Special Effects History Returns Home
Thomas Special Effects History Returns Home
Very special thanks to Screenwriter Rick Drew. Last week, Rick dropped by just as we were closing for the day and gave us this vintage Thomas Special Effects belt buckle. Originally designed by John and Betty Thomas, only a handful were made and given to very special people, like Rick.


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Help Needed In Our Operations Department
Help Needed In Our Operations Department
We need some help in our Operations Department and are recruiting now for someone to Head the Operations Department, and also for a new Lead Hand. If you know someone who is looking for a solid career opportunity with serious growth potential please let them know about our company. Send resumes to: accounting@thomasfx.com



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CLOSED Victoria Day Monday
CLOSED Victoria Day Monday
Thomas FX will be CLOSED on Monday, Victoria Day, and will reopen Tuesday morning at 8:30.
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Flash Sale - pacific Rim Volcanic Ash
Flash Sale - pacific Rim Volcanic Ash
Flash SaleThomas FX is having a Flash Sale this week. Pacific Rim Volcanic Ash is on sale for half price until Friday May 12 at 5:00 pm.
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Closed Easter Long Weekend Holiday
Closed Easter Long Weekend Holiday
Happy Easter Everyone!


Thomas FX will reopen 8:30 Tuesday morning.
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R.I.P. John Thomas
R.I.P. John Thomas
John ThomasRest In Peace
John Thomas
1947 - 1994
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We're Back
We're Back
We're BackAll online orders received during The Holidays have now been packed and are waiting for FedEx pickup.


















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Seasons Greetings To All
Seasons Greetings To All
Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year from the entire crew at Thomas FX.


























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Our Products Entertain the World

Special effects products from Thomas FX entertain hundreds of millions of people every year in films, television, live events, and themed attractions. Our products are also distributed by many of the world's leading retailers and used frequently for seasonal displays in malls, stores, hotels, including many of the corporate sponsors facilities and businesses that participated in 2010 Olympic Games celebrations.

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Thomas FX is a renowned manufacturer and distributor of the world's finest artificial snow and special effects production supplies including SNO-FX!, Red Hot Snow, and Snow Business winter snow effects. We support display designers, special effects technicians, and entertainment professionals working on six continents.

"Thomas FX pulled out all the stops to help me get through our two and a half month long blizzard shoot in Telluride Colorado, on The Hateful Eight film. They worked around the clock to make and ship snow to us. I can’t thank Thomas FX enough, no one else could have pulled this off."

Bruno VanZeebroeck,
Supervising Special Effects Coordinator
The Hateful Eight, Academy Award Winner

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