BKT USA Inc.'s booth at MINExpo International 2016, to be held in Las Vegas Sept. 26-28, should be busy. The company is planning to introduce six products.
MINExpo International 2016 is being held in Las Vegas. But Bridgestone Corp., through its Bridgestone Americas Inc. subsidiary, plans to showcase products and technology designed to meet the needs of global customers.
Greenball Corp. has introduced a 15-inch all-steel special trailer tire.
Tireco Inc. is recalling certain Milestar BS623 tires, size 225/70R19.5 LRG/14, manufactured June 23, 2013, to Jan. 24, 2015. The potential number of units affected is 11,904.
Tim Easter, director of OTR sales for Yokohama Tire Corp., says the North American market is a priority for the company. Easter, a 27-year OTR industry veteran, provided perspective on the OTR industry and the outlook for the rest of 2016 in a market overview provided by Yokohama.
The deadline for booking a hotel room at the Tropicana Las Vegas, the Tire Industry Association (TIA) host hotel for the Global Tire Expo (GTE) at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show, is Oct. 6, 2016.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. made a big splash at its recent Investor Day in Boston. Nick Mitchell, senior vice president of research for Northcoast Research Holdings LLC, says the company made a "strong commitment to remain true to the strategy of focusing on specific target markets in order to get paid well for the products the organization brings to market."
Light truck tire shipments will carry the day this year, according to the latest forecast from the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA).
Alliance Tire Group’s new 393 Agri-Transport flotation radial 35.5R32 is the original equipment fitment for Nuhn Industries Ltd.’s latest model manure spreaders.
Dan Nothdurft is the newest member of the Tire Industry Association (TIA) board of directors. He will begin his three-year terms on Oct. 31, 2016, at TIA’s annual meeting in Las Vegas.
Greenball Corp. has introduced a 15-inch all-steel special trailer tire. The new ST225/75R15 Tow-Master All-Steel Construction (ASC) is an ultra-premium trailer tire built specifically for heavier trailers pulled by today’s higher performance tow-vehicles.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s scientists report promising results in their tests of tires built with guayule, marking a milestone in the company’s goal of producing, by mid-2017, a concept tire in which all of the natural and synthetic rubber is replaced by guayule-based polymers.
In 20 years, the Tire Alliance Groupe Ltd. (TAG) has grown dramatically. From six members in 1996 to 16 (and counting), the buying group also has increased its tire unit purchases by close to 400%.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. outlined its growth plans and confirmed its 2016 financial targets in a statement released ahead of an investor meeting set for Sept. 15, 2016.
Alpio Barbara, owner and president of Redwood General Tire Service Co. in Redwood City, Calif., is Modern Tire Dealer’s 2016 Tire Dealer of the Year.