All we can say is, "Wow!" A recent blog about the quality of Chinese tires inspired opinions ranging in tone from loving to hateful.
Tags: B.O.B., Chinese imports, Consumer Reports
Before you know it, a tariff will be placed on consumer tires being imported from China. But when will you "know" it? And how long will it last?
Tags: B.O.B., International Trade Commission, Tire tariffs
Tags: B.O.B., Chinese imports, Tire tariffs
January and February, traditionally the slowest months of the year for tire dealers, have come and gone. And it's summer! So business is booming, right?
Tags: B.O.B., Tire tariffs, USW
The tariffs are coming. With them will be an increase in tire prices.
Tags: B.O.B., DOC, ITC, Tire pricing, Tire tariffs
Tags: B.O.B., Sports marketing, Television commercials
Using clues from Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. Chairman, CEO and President Rich Kramer, quotes from a Latin American news agency, logistics, maps, tire industry knowledge and intuition, Modern Tire Dealer Editor Bob Ulrich attempts to pinpoint where Goodyear's next tire plant will be built.
Tags: B.O.B., Bob Ulrich, Bob Ulrich blog, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., Tire plant
Tags: All-Season Tires, B.O.B., Tread wear warranty, Vredestein Quatrac
What do the latest fiscal year financial reports for Pep Boys-Manny, Moe & Jack and Monro Muffler Brake Inc. reveal about these two aggressive automotive retailers?
Tags: B.O.B., Bob Ulrich, Moe & Jack, Monro Muffler Brake, Pep Boys-Manny
Tags: B.O.B., ITC, Tariffs, Tire pricing, Tire tariffs, USW
It seems like the tire industry is always blasted by the media. Here, however, is some good publicity.
Tags: B.O.B., NBA, Sports marketing
Tags: B.O.B., Chinese Tire Imports, USW
The sensationalism and bias aside, ABC's recent reports on tire aging and the tire recall system indicate how close our industry may be to great change.
Tags: ABC News, B.O.B., National Transportation Safety Board, recalls, Tire aging
Tags: ABC News, B.O.B., Dan Zielinski, RMA, Sean Kane, Tire aging
As it gets bigger, American Tire Distributors Inc. (ATD) is always in the crosshairs. Why is that? Isn't big always better?
Tags: ATD, B.O.B., New Jersey State Tire Dealers Association, New York Tire Dealers Association, Terry's Tire Town
Tags: B.O.B., New Jersey State Tire Dealers Association
Stable raw material costs have something to do with the apparent lack of consumer price increases in more than a year.
Tags: B.O.B., Michelin financials, Price increases, Raw material costs
Tags: B.O.B., Steve McClellan
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