Balkrishna Industries Ltd. (BKT) has hired Blaine Koller, Gary Pompo and Peter Row to manage regional sales at its offices in the United States.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s chief financial officer will participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Leveraged Finance Conference on Dec. 2, 2015.
Omni United (S) Pte. Ltd. has received the 2015 Enterprise 50 Award, an honor given to Singapore-based companies for outstanding business management, innovation, market presence and contribution to the economic development in Singapore and abroad.
Yokohama Tire Corp.’s plant in Salem, Va., has achieved zero landfill operation status. All waste generated at the plant goes to non-landfill options such as recycling, reuse or energy recovery.
Tire Service LLC of Jacksonville, Fla., has joined the Marangoni Tread North America dealer network. The company will offer Marangoni’s signature brand Ringtread as well as Unitread precure treads to the northern Florida and southern Georgia markets.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., a $3.4 billion global tire design, manufacturing and marketing company, and Fate S.A.I.C.I., the leading Argentine tire manufacturer and a global exporter, have signed a letter of intent (LOI) to work together.
As Modern Tire Dealer’s 2015 Tire Dealer of the Year, Ricky Benton of Black’s Tire Service Inc. landed in the hot seat at the 2015 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show. A room full of independent tire dealers wanted to know his secrets to success.
The first-ever annual Tire Recycling World exhibit will be part of the North American Tire and Retread Expo set for April 19-21, 2016, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, La.
Standard Motor Products Inc. (SMP) named Froylin Flores of Grandview, Wash., and Cody Whitten of Clearfield, Utah, the winners of its Intermotor Import Leader Automotive Scholarship Contest.
Three of Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co.’s airship bases will host public events and give away rides on a Goodyear blimp during a campaign to collect toys for the Toys for Tots Foundation.
The acquisition of The Pep Boys — Manny, Moe & Jack by Bridgestone Americas Inc. is underway, and it turns out the tire maker has had its eye on Pep Boys and considered it an acquisition target for "the past several years.”
Keith Jarman and Jim Pangle are the newest members of the Tire Industry Association (TIA) board of directors. They began their three-year terms on Nov. 2, 2015, at TIA’s annual meeting in Las Vegas.
Gary Garfield, CEO and president of Bridgestone Americas Inc. (BSAM), will serve as chairman of the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) board of directors.
The Tire Industry Association (TIA) has announced Jim Davidson, with Speaking of Adventure, will be the motivational speaker at the 2016 OTR Conference to be held Feb. 17-20, 2016, at the Omni La Costa Resort & Spa in San Diego. Davidson’s address will take place on Friday, Feb. 19, and is sponsored by BKT Tires.
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