The Tire Industry Association (TIA) Off-the-Road Tire Conference has long served as a valuable venue for learning not only about what’s happening in the OTR marketplace, but also about the overall economic health of many different industries.
BKT Tires (USA) Inc. has assumed a major sponsorship role of the 59th annual Tire Industry Association (TIA) Off-the-Road Tire Conference being held at the Marco Island Marriott Resort & Golf Club, in Marco Island, Fla., now through February 22.
There are already more than 400 people from 13 countries registered for the Tire Industry Association’s 2012 Off-the-Road Tire Conference, which will be held at the Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage, Calif., Feb. 15-18.
There's more love in the Rocky Mountains. Love’s Travel Stops has opened a new travel stop in Bennett, Colo., located at I-70, Exit 304. The new location features 90 truck spaces and includes Chester’s Chicken and McDonald’s restaurants.
In my 25 years at Modern Tire Dealer, I have never interacted with a more eclectic group of tire dealers and their wives than I did on our recent trip to Shanghai, China.
Morry Taylor is at it again. The chairman and CEO of Titan Tire International Inc. has successfully bid on certain assets owned by Denman Tire LLC.
There is nobody in the tire industry like Morry Taylor, chairman and CEO of Titan International Inc. He is one part white collar worker, one part blue collar worker, and one part showman.
The Alliance Tire Group has changed the name of its United States-based subsidiary to Alliance Tire Americas Inc. The new name, which replaces Alliance Tire USA, reflects the broadening scope of the operation throughout the Americas, says President Manny Cicero.
To date, a dozen companies have announced upcoming consumer price increases. Commercial tire price increases also have been scheduled.
Titan Tire Corp. will implement price increases on its commercial tires effective June 1, 2010.
In its April 2010 issue, Modern Tire Dealer did not include a key explaining how point totals were calculated for its "Top 100 U.S. Retreaders" chart.
Just when you thought the state of the OTR tire market couldn’t get any worse, you’re right — it probably won’t. In terms of volume, the North American OTR tire segment has reached its lowest point in 10 years, a Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations LLC (BATO) executive told attendees at the 2010 Tire Industry Association OTR Tire Conference, held late February in Tucson, Ariz.
Stellar Industries Inc. has released its Stellar model 23000 OTR tire service crane and TM12154 tire manipulator.