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Jeff Young will lead new Rema Tip Top division

Posted on August 28, 2014
Jeff Young has been named vice president of OTR and Retread Products, a new division of Rema Tip Top North America.

Jeff Young has been named vice president of OTR and Retread Products, a new division of Rema Tip Top North America.

Rema Tip Top North America Inc. has named Jeff Young vice president of its new OTR and Retread Products division.

“After much research and development we are confident our new line of OTR repair materials and cements will be as well accepted as our other Rema Tip Top products,” says Olaf Gunnarsson, president, Rema Tip Top North America.

Sales support will be provided by a team of OTR retread/repair professionals with over 90 years of industry experience. “We have developed our product line with the assistance of some of the major dealers in the OTR and retreading markets,” says Young.

The company's complete line of OTR products include tire repair units and cements, cushion gums, repair cords, extruder rope and environmentally friendly Aquas water-base cement.

All manufacturing is in the 155,000 square-foot plant in Madison, Ga. Other capabilities include calendaring, extruding, mixing and compounding.

For a copy of the OTR retread products catalog call (800) 225-7362. For more information on the company, visit

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