Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. is launching an advanced tire maintenance pilot program with STRATIM, a San Francisco-based startup whose technology platform tracks, monitors and oversees fleet maintenance for tens of thousands of vehicles operated by more than 50 mobility services in more than 25 markets across North America.
Raben Tire Co. LLC has established a call center in Evansville, Ind., the city where the 28-store dealership is headquartered. The new Customer Fulfillment Center (CFC) is designed to provide a consistent positive customer experience via phone and email.
A new brochure that explains the retreading process to consumers is available from the Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau (TRIB) and the Tire Industry Association (TIA).
Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd. plans to spend $45.5 million to expand production of off-the-road tires at an Alliance Tire Group plant in India. By the end of 2019 the company says production capacity at the site will increase more than 60%, to 91,700 tons.
I’m tired of talking about the internet, but I might be the only one. It’s a subject that tire dealers talk about all the time, and it doesn’t appear the internet is going out of business anytime soon. There aren’t any future plans to turn it off.
Walt Holland comes from a family of miners. Growing up he worked in the uranium mine his father owned, and he went on to spend 30 years working in Nevada’s gold, silver and copper mines. He eventually became a mine operations manager for Newmont Mining Corp., one of the largest mining companies in the U.S.
Iowa Tire Sales Co. sells tires for everything from lawn mowers to mining equipment. But agricultural tires and the growers who own them are special to store owner Jeremy Howard.
The new M588 heavy duty on/off-road drive tire Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. is designed for severe service applications including oil, gas, mining, and logging operations.
Alliance Tire Americas Inc. (ATA) has established a new organizational structure and named Dhaval Nanavati president.
Six days after Jeff Barna was promoted to president of Yokohama Tire Corp., he's continued the company's promotion streak with five more announcements.
Craige Mc Ferrin has been named vice president of sales for ZC Rubber America Inc.'s Arisun brand.
Business partners Guido Bertoli and Gary Voss upcycled 21 used shipping containers into their new Tire Pros Super Store in Alameda, Calif. Click through the Modern Tire Dealer gallery to see how they did it.
Apollo Tyres Ltd. has set the cornerstone for a new tire manufacturing plant in Chinnapanduru village along the southeastern coast of India. It will be the company's fifth plant in the country.
Kauffman Tire Inc. is selling its 69 retail stores in Georgia and Florida to Mavis Tire Supply Corp.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is investigating complaints that Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. G159 tires failed while in service on Class A motor homes.