Jamie Young, senior quality engineer, and Mike Filipek, OE account manager, accepted the award on behalf of Bridgestone.

Bridgestone Earns Supplier Award From Subaru

Bridgestone Americas Inc. was recognized by Subaru of Indiana Automotive Inc. with the Subaru Quality-Delivery-Partnership Award for the original equipment tires it provides for the Outback and Impreza.  

Joe Venezia will lead Bridgestone's retail efforts at its 2,200-plus company-owned stores.

Bridgestone Retail Stores Have a New Leader

The 2,200-plus retail stores owned and operated by Bridgestone Americas Inc. have a new leader. Joe Venezia is the president of Bridgestone Retail Operations LLC (BSRO) effective June 19, 2017.  


Bridgestone Invests in Tire Recycling

After three years as a major, confidential investor in a tire recycling project, Bridgestone Americas Inc. is assuming the role of minority investor.  

Following Saoud's keynote speech, NATRE attendees enjoyed cake to celebrate Bandag's 60th anniversary.

Saoud: Retreads Save the Trucking Industry $3 Billion Annually

Joseph Saoud, president of truck and bus radial tires in the U.S. and Canada for Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations LLC, used his keynote address at the North American Tire & Retread Expo to promote the virtues of quality retreads while at the same time expressing concerns over low cost imported tires.  

After 60 years, Bridgestone says Bandag has kept an estimated 300 million tires out of the waste stream and saved up to four billion gallons of oil.

Bridgestone Marks 60 Years of Bandag With New Campaign

In conjunction with the 60th anniversary of Bandag, Bridgestone Americas Inc. has created a new campaign and logo that the company says will "position retreads as an innovative, sustainable business solultion for fleet customers of any size."  

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