Advance Auto Parts Inc. announced it has opened its first store in the Dallas market, located in Garland, Texas, at 103 S. First St.. A ribbon-cutting ceremony took place July 22, 2014.
Tags: Advance Auto Parts Inc., Auto Parts, Dan Deignan
Pirelli Pneus Ltda completed its launch of its next generation radial truck tire line at the 2014 Latin American & Caribbean Tyre Expo in Panama City, Panama.
Tags: 2014 Latin American & Caribbean Tyre Expo, Marcelo Natalini, Truck tires
LaKisha Pindell, director of Meetings at the Tire Industry Association (TIA), was recognized as an industry leader in Connect magazine's "40 Under 40" feature in the May/June 2014 issue.
Tags: Chris Collinson, Connect Magazine, LaKisha Pindell, Roy Littlefield, TIA
31 Inc. says its MultiPro multi-application TPMS sensors are an out-of-the-box solution that come pre-programmed, ready to use (just like an OE sensor), and there is less inventory to stock.
Tags: 31 Inc., MultiPro Sensor, TPMS Sensors
Monro Muffler Brake Inc. reported net income of $16.9 million on net sales of $217.5 million for its first quarter ended June 28, 2014. That compares to income of $13.6 million on sales of $206.2 million for the same period last year.
Tags: acquisitions, John Van Heel, Monro Muffler Brake financials
Monro Muffler Brake Inc. has signed a definitive agreement with Hennelly Tire & Auto Inc. to acquire 35 The Tire Choice & Total Car Care stores in Florida, a new state for Monro.
Tags: acquisitions, Dan Hennelly, Diane Hennelly, John Van Heel, Monro Muffler Brake, MTD Tire Dealer of the Year, Tire Choice
Titan Internaltional Inc. posted a net loss of $20.5 million on net sales of $523.7 million for the its second quarter ended June 30, 2014. That compares to net income of $23.2 million on sales of $593.3 million for the same period last year.
Tags: Farm tires, Morry Taylor, OTR tires, Titan financials
Apollo Tyres Ltd. has appointed Dr. Seshu Bhagavathula chief technology officer (CTO). He will spearhead the company's global initiatives on passenger and truck tire technology, research and new product development.
Tags: Hirings, Neeraj Kanwar, Research and development, Seshu Bhagavathula
Would you believe a 60% tariff? That is a possibility, according to a report by Exane BNP Paribas.
Tags: ITC, Michelin financials, Stock prices, Tire tariffs
Tenneco Inc. announced its Rancho brand is an official sponsor of Tread Lightly!, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting and enhancing recreational access and opportunities by promoting responsible recreation.
Tags: Rancho brand suspension and shocks, sponsorships, Tenneco Inc.
Robert Bosch LLC has added 47 part numbers to its braking, O2 sensor, ignition coil and oil filter lines.
Tags: Bosch QuietCast Brake Pads, ignition coils, oil filters, oxygen sensors, Robert Bosch LLC
Yokohama Tire Corp. (YTC) plans to move its western distribution operations to a larger, newly constructed warehouse in Chino, Calif. by the end of 2014. The new facility is about 22 miles from the current warehouse in Fullerton, Calif.
Tags: Distribution centers, Tom Masuguchi, Yokohama Tire Corp.
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