Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has promoted Amy Alexy, director of global talent and organizational capability, to vice president of global talent effective immediately.
Nokian Tyres plc has hired Hans Dyhrman as director of marketing for Nokian Tyres North America. Previous Director of Marketing Steve Bourassa is being promoted to North American product director.
A truck tire from Groupe Michelin and Bridgestone Corp.'s line of run-flat tires were among the products to win innovation awards at Reifen Essen 2016.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has reached an agreement to divest its business in Venezuela, Bridgestone Firestone Venezolana C.A. (BFVZ), to the Corimon Group.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has received two North American supplier awards for its performance in environmental sustainability and stewardship by Subaru of Indiana Automotive Inc. (SIA).
Camso Inc., formerly Camoplast Solideal, is launching an independent division called Solideal On-Site Service to provide on-site tire service for all material handling industries.
Monro Muffler Brake Inc.’s first acquisition of 2016 may prove to be one of its biggest yet, as the company is using it as the foundation to enter the commercial tire market.
Two Smithers Rapra Inc. tire experts with more than 70 years combined experience will speak about tire trends at two upcoming, and concurrent, conferences: Traction: Driving the Tire Industry Forward, and Carbon Black World 2016.
Monro Muffler Brake Inc. reported net income of $66.8 million on net sales of $943.7 million for its fiscal year ended March 26, 2016. That compares to income of $61.8 million on sales of $894.5 million for its previous fiscal year.
Timo Tervolin has been appointed vice president of strategy and corporate development and a member of the Nokian Tyres plc management team. His responsibilities will include leading the company's strategy process and strategic programs, mergers and acquisitions, and monitoring markets and competition.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has introduced three scraper tires for construction and mining/earthmover applications. The new Goodyear RT-3A (E-3), RT-3A+ (E-3+) and RL-3J (E-3) tires are designed to lower end user operating costs.
The Auto Care Association has expressed disappointment with the Department of Labor’s final rule on overtime pay regulation. The association said the department ignored the studies, meetings, and thousands of comments received from American businesses expressing serious objections to the proposed changes.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. is promoting two of its financial experts, effective June 1, 2016.
Tire Consultants Group LLC (TCG) has named import professional Christine Guo to oversee its import management, security and compliance unit.
According to the results of our latest survey, demand for replacement tires decreased slightly in March. Indeed, from a volume standpoint the dealers reported they sold 0.1% fewer tires in March on a year-over-year basis, following a 0.9% increase in January and February.