Trelleborg AB has received the “Silver Ears 2013” innovation award for its ProgressiveTraction technology at Agribex 2013 agricultural exhibition in Brussels, Belgium.
Tags: Agribex, Farm Tires, Piero Mancinelli, ProgressiveTraction, Trelleborg AB
Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. Ltd. has broken ground on a project to expand production capacity at its Toyo Tire North America Manufacturing, Inc. (TNA) plant in White, Ga. The $371 million project will add 700,000 square feet to the 2-million-square-foot tire manufacturing plant.
Tags: plant expansion, Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. Ltd., Toyo Tire North America Manufacturing Inc. (TNA)
Kumho Tire U.S.A. Inc. plans to introduce four tires into the replacement market in the next two years, beginning with the Solus TA31 in June 2014.
Tags: B.O.B., David Koh, Dealer meeting, Kumho Ecsta, Kumho Road Venture, Kumho Solus, OE tires
Harry Choi, Kumho Tire U.S.A.'s CEO and president, was pretty transparent to attendees at the 2013 Kumho Dealer Meeting in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.
Tags: Associate dealer program, B.O.B., Dealer meeting, Harry Choi
TBC Corp. announced the appointment of Erik Olsen as CEO and president effective Jan. 1, 2014. Olsen was previously the COO of TBC and succeeds Larry Day as CEO.
Tags: Erik Olsen, Larry Day, TBC Corp., TBC Wholesale
Standard Motor Products Inc. (SMP) has added 412 new part numbers to its Intermotor line of import parts.
Tags: engine components, Intermotor, Phil Hutchens, Standard Motor Products
Robert Bosch LLC has launched an advertising campaign featuring the company’s Bosch Icon premium wiper blade.
Tags: Icon Wiper Blades, Reed Timmer, Robert Bosch LLC, Wiper Blades
Tenneco Inc. has released its 2013-2014 Monroe brakes catalog featuring new friction product lines and several new part numbers for late-model applications.
Tags: Monroe brakes, Monroe ProSolution, Monroe Sever Solution, Monroe Total Solution, Tenneco Inc.
Federal Tyre and the organizer of King of Europe entered into an agreement where the Taiwanese manufacturer will become the official sponsor of the Street Legal/Queen of Europe Series for the 2014 season.
Tags: Adam Kerenyi, Federal Tyre, Geoffrey Chang, King of Europe, Street Legal/Queen of Europe
American Car Care Centers Inc. (ACCC) announced a decision by its board of directors to dissolve the organization by Jan. 31, 2014.
Tags: ACCC, American Car Care Centers, Len Lewin
Bids placed on two sets of tires furnished by Todd Hamilton, owner of Leroy’s Corp. dba Double H Tire in Mineral Wells, Texas, for a charity auction raised $2,500 for a local battered women’s shelter.
Tags: community support, Double H Tire, Todd Hamilton
Forty-five automotive professionals were recognized on Nov. 20, 2013, at the fall board meeting of the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) held in Newport Beach, Calif.
Tags: ASE, ASE Certification, National Institute for Automotive Service Excellen, Tim Zilke
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