Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. has completed its $93 million purchase of a 65% interest in China-based Qingdao Ge Rui Da Rubber Co. Ltd.
YC Rubber Co. (North America) LLC has added the Travia M/T and Travia A/T tires to its Duraturn product line.
Alliance Tire Americas (ATA) Inc. has hired logistics expert John Mancinelli as vice president of operations.
BestDrive LLC, a subsidiary of Continental Tire the Americas LLC, has opened a retread shop and commercial tire service center in Cincinnati, Ohio.
On May 18, 2016, the Department of Labor’s final rule updating the overtime regulations was published by President Barack Obama and Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez. The ruling automatically extended overtime pay protections to more than 4 million workers within the first year of implementation.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s vice president and treasurer will participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Leveraged Finance Conference on Nov. 29.
American Tire Distributors Inc.’s Tire Pros franchise is partnering with Independent We Stand to support Small Business Saturday on Nov. 26. To help drive traffic to member stores, Tire Pros is offering a consumer rebate on General brand passenger and light truck tires.
The organizers of the China International Tire Expo (CITEXPO) have set a new date for the 2017 event: August 21, 22, and 23.
Modern Tire Dealer will not publish Hotwire on Thursday, Nov. 24, due to the Thanksgiving holiday. Look for the next edition on Monday, Nov. 28.
Tire’s Warehouse Inc. (TWI) held its second annual Tire One dealer program Nov. 2-3, 2016, in Las Vegas. The event was memorable in more ways than one.
Continental Tire the Americas LLC’s new ‘Ode To Basketball’ television ads support the company’s involvement in college basketball. The ads feature Dan Patrick, host of the Dan Patrick Show.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.’s three airship bases in Ohio, California, and Florida will host Toys for Tots events in December.
Two new Sailun consumer tire lines will be available domestically from TBC Brands LLC in December. Both are SUV and light truck tires.
Coordinating events around the 2016 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show and 2016 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo in Las Vegas led to improved attendance among Automotive Distribution Network (Network) members at other industry events.
Kumho Tire USA Inc. is strengthening its brand in its American hometown of Atlanta, Ga. The tire company has entered into a multi-year partnership with the NBA's Atlanta Hawks as the team's official tire.