Hercules Tires & Rubber Co. has introduced two premium truck tire offerings – the Hercules Strong Guard HRA and the Hercules Strong Guard HRD all-position tires.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. cites an 18% reduction in energy usage in the production of tires as evidence of progress in its sustainability initiatives.
Colleen Horn Doyle, legal counsel for McCarthy Tire Service Inc., has been named to the “2017 Pennsylvania Rising Stars” list by Super Lawyers, a national rating service of outstanding lawyers.
Tireco Inc.'s new mobile responsive website for Milestar tires is designed to showcase updated news, features and tire sizes while serving as a hub for consumers to interact with the Milestar brand.
Hankook Tire Co. Ltd. posted income before taxes of 3.1 trillion won on net sales of nearly 17.3 trillion won for the second period ended June 30, 2017. That compares to income of 2 trillion won on sales of 16.4 trillion won for the same period in fiscal 2016.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has named Bridget Neal president of its commercial off-the-road tire division. She will be responsible for leading strategic planning, sales, engineering and global support for the company’s OTR business.
Who is Dave Marks? He is the new CEO and president of the Independent Tire Dealers Group LLC (ITDG). He replaced Michael Cox, who retired on Aug. 1, 2017.
The Automotive Aftermarket Riders’ Club (AARC) seeks riders, sponsors and pledges for its annual motorcycle ride to fund industry scholarships and educational initiatives for the University of the Aftermarket Foundation.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s scientists have completed a five-year $6.9 million federal grant to produce and road test concept passenger tires made with guayule plant-based polymers.
Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. Ltd. posted net income of 11.1 billion yen on net sales of 192 billion yen for the first half ended June 30, 2017. That compares to income of 2.1 billion yen on sales of 186.4 billion yen in the year-ago half.
Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd. reported net income of 11.4 billion yen on net sales of 310.8 billion yen for the half year ended June 30, 2017. That compares to income of 8.2 billion yen on sales of 268.1 billion yen for the first half of 2016.
Bridgestone Corp. increased net sales and net income in the first half of 2017 versus the year-ago period. Net sales were up 6% and net income rose 7%.
Balkrishna Industries Ltd. (BKT) will display products from its Agrimax tire lineup and a selection of all-terrain vehicle (ATV) tires at the 2017 Farm Progress Show in Decatur, Ill., Aug. 29 to 31.
Hunter Engineering Co.’s redesigned website has received a platinum award, the highest level of recognition, in the business-to-business website category of the international DotComm competition.
Titan International Inc.’s Goodyear LSW1000/40R32 fronts and LSW1100/45R46 super single tires are now available direct from the factory on New Holland T8 MFWD (Mechanical Front Wheel Drive) tractors.