The U.S. Supreme Court on June 21, 2018, ruled that states can collect sales tax on purchases of products made over the Internet. That includes online tire sales.
Dealer Tire LCC is one of the top workplaces in Northeast Ohio, according to a 2018 associate feedback survey sponsored by the Cleveland Plain Dealer and administered by an independent research firm.
Robert Bosch LLC is sponsoring a live high definition broadcast on diesel exhaust after-treatment systems. AVI on Demand will broadcast “Diesel Exhaust After-Treatment Explained” on June 27, 2018, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. EDT.
Maxam Tire North America Inc. is adding to its lineup of off-the-road tire products. The MS913 features an E3/L3 rock lug pattern and a heavy duty under tread for improved puncture resistance and sidewall protection.
Camso Inc. is expanding its manufacturing footprint in the U.S. The company will open a new track manufacturing plant in Junction City, Kan., to meet what it says is "the growing demand of tracks and track systems in the agriculture and construction industries."
John Kline, president of Old Dominion Tire Services Inc. in Midlothian, Va., is the new president of the Virginia Automotive Association (VAA). He replaces Scott Brown, owner of Cardinal Plaza Shell in Springfield, Va.
Simple Tire LLC has awarded business scholarships to a pair of graduates from Lawrence High School in Lawrenceville, N.J.
ATV Inc. is celebrating the addition of three American Tire Depot stores in Tulare, Hollywood and West Covina, Calif.
On July 1, 2018, the Retreading Systems Division of Marangoni SpA will upwardly adjust the sales price for rubber materials used to retread tires in all countries of the European Area. "This increase will reflect that of the raw materials used by this sector but should also be seen in the context of the current conditions of the whole TBR tire replacement market." said the company.
Purcell Tire & Rubber Co., the largest OTR tire retreader in the U.S., has purchased the Northwest Retreaders Division of NRI Inc., the second largest.
TireHub LLC is a go. The joint venture for passenger and light truck tire distribution between Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. and Bridgestone Americas Inc. will begin serving customers the first week of July.
Double Coin Holdings Ltd. and China Manufacturers Alliance LLC (CMA) have launched off-the-road, industrial and truck and bus radial tire incentive programs for its dealers.
During the last 18 months, Triangle Tyre Co. Ltd. has built international offices in Milan, Italy (for Europe), Dubai (for the Middle East and Africa), Bangkok (for Southeast Asia), the United States, Panama and India.
Tire industry veteran Robert Eck has joined TravelCenters of America LLC as vice president of the TA Truck Service Commercial Tire Network.
The University of the Aftermarket Foundation has pledged that donations made in memory of former chairman Tim Lee will be used to advance industry education.