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April 16, 2014

Bridgestone receives worker safety awards

Bridgestone Americas Inc. received four awards from the Rubber Manufacturer’s Association (RMA) for safety performance of plants operated by Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations.

Tags: Bridgestone Americas Inc., Rubber Manufacturers Association, worker safety

April 16, 2014

Latin American tire expo announces speakers

Exhibit space is sold out for the 2014 Latin American & Caribbean Tyre Expo July 23-25 at the Atlapa Convention Center in Panama City, Republic of Panama. Organizers announced speakers for the event, which is expected to draw 3,500 visitors from 40 countries.

Tags: Latin American & Caribbean Tyre Expo, Panama

The NCTDA inducted the late Shorty Parrish into the Hall of Fame.
April 16, 2014

NCTDA honors hall of famer and dealer of the year

The North Carolina Tire Dealers Association (NCTDA) inducted the late J.H. “Shorty Parrish, founder of Parrish Tire Co., into the North Carolina Tire Industry Hall of Fame and presented its first-ever dealer of the year award to Ricky Benton, owner of Black’s Tire Service Center.

Tags: NCTDA, Reece Hester, Ricky Benton, Shorty Parrish

Trelleborg says its Interfit service network will accelerate growth opportunities for dealers who
April 16, 2014

Trelleborg launches Interfit dealer network in U.S.

The Trelleborg Wheel Systems unit of Trelleborg Group has launched its Interfit service network in the U.S., bringing marketing, commercial and technical support as well as a rewards program to industrial tire dealers.

Tags: forklift tires, industrial tires, Interfit dealer network, James Pick, Trelleborg Wheel Systems

April 16, 2014

Americas MotoGP debrief with Masao Azuma

The Americas Grand Prix at Austin’s Circuit of the Americas was won by Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez for the second successive year. In second place was Dani Pedrosa on the other Repsol Honda RC213V while Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso surged through the field in the second half of the race to take third place for his maiden podium with the Italian manufacturer.

Tags: Bridgestone, Circuit of the Americas, MotoGP

April 16, 2014

Vogue Tyre opens 17th Custom Center

Vogue Tyre & Rubber Co. announced it has opened its 17th Custom Center location at Penske Cadillac Buick-GMC in Torrance, Calif., the largest Cadillac dealer on the west coast.

Tags: Greg Hathcock, Penske Cadillac Buick GMC, Vogue Custom Centers, Vogue Tyre & Rubber Co.

The new Tire Advisor mobile app from Bridgestone allows users to compare truck and bus tires, Bandag
April 15, 2014

Mobile app helps shop for commercial tires

Bridgestone Commercial Solutions has introduced a mobile app called Tire Advisor which is designed to help fleets and dealers quickly access and compare information about Bridgestone commercial tire brands.

Tags: Bridgestone Commercial Solutions, Matt Stevenson, mobile app

April 15, 2014

Omni United's CEO receives recognition

G.S. Sareen, CEO and president of Omni United Pte. Ltd., received Prestige Singapore’s "100 Most Influential Power List 2014" recognition in itsPrestige Lifestyle 2014 issue.

Tags: Awards, G.S. Sareen, Omni United, Singapore

April 15, 2014

Nexen Tire partners with four baseball teams

Nexen Tire Americas Inc. says it is dramatically stepping up its marketing efforts in the U.S. by entering into new official partnerships with the Texas Rangers and the Los Angeles Angels.

Tags: Lee Jang-hwan, Nexen Tire Americas Inc., Sports Marketing

Falken reports changes in sales, marketing teams
April 15, 2014

Falken reports changes in sales, marketing teams

Richard Smallwood, president of Falken Tire Corp., has announced the retirement of Sales Vice President Bruce Ware, who has been with the company for 11 years and has been a part of the tire industry for more than 30.

Tags: Andrew Hoit, Bruce Ware, Falken Tire Corp., Richard Smallwood, Rick Brennan

April 15, 2014

Pep Boys reports loss for quarter

The Pep Boys - Manny, Moe & Jack reported a net loss of $3.3 million on net sales of $495.7 million for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2013 ended Feb. 2, 2014. In the year-ago quarter, the company reported a net loss of $14.5 million and net sales of $530.8 million.

Tags: Mike Odell, Pep Boys financials

John Boynton joined Bridgestone in 1998 as a Fleet Sales Representative, and was promoted to
April 15, 2014

Boynton leads Bridgestone Commercial Solutions

The Bridgestone Commercial Solutions (BCS) division of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations LLC (BATO) announced that John Boynton, currently vice president, Sales, BCS, has been promoted to the position of president, BCS.

Tags: BATO, Bridgestone Commercial Solutions, John Boynton

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