Mitsuteru Tanigawa is the new CEO of Falken Tyre Europe GmbH. The 61-year-old Tanigawa replaced Masatsugu Nishino, who has moved to Turkey as president of Sumitomo Rubber AKO Lastik Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S.
Stant USA Corp.’s new cabinet program allows customers to fill their new cabinets with free Stant cap and thermostat products.
Yokohama Tire Corp. has promoted Andrew Briggs to a newly created position, vice president of marketing and product management. He replaces Fred Koplin, senior director of marketing and motorsports, who has retired after 12 years with the company.
Wegmann automotive USA Inc. has promoted Gregory Parker to national account sales and marketing director for North America.
President Roy Bromfield has added CEO of Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. to his business card. He replaces Tomoshige "Tomo" Mizutani, who will remain chairman of the company. Mizutani is also chairman and CEO of Nitto Tire U.S.A. Inc.
Standard Motor Products Inc. (SMP) will award a 2017 Honda ATV to the grand prize winner of its “Why I Trust Standard” Giveaway. The contest runs through Sept. 30, 2017.
Key changes to its European sales organization will help Apollo Vredestein B.V. accelerate its strategic growth plans. So says Matthias Urban, the company's head of European sales.
Tenneco Inc. is offering counter professionals up to $500 in rewards for sales of qualifying Monroe brand brake pads. The Monroe Brakes “1-2 Punch" promotion runs through Aug. 31, 2017.
Tenneco Inc.’s Walker emissions control brand’s summer incentive for counter professionals will award a $5 Visa prepaid card for each sale of qualifying Walker products sold through the Walker “Go with the Flow! Benefits” promotion.
Akebono Brake Corp. has added 13 part numbers to its ceramic brake pad lines and extended a rewards program for technicians through July 31, 2017.
Standard Motor Products Inc. (SMP) is offering technicians who purchase the new Four Seasons Vehicle Comfort Center shop kit chances to win a refrigerant machine. “The Future Is Now” promotion aims to help shops switch to R1234yf refrigerant.
Gabriel (Ride Control LLC) reports its Shock Madness Sales Event, a consumer rebate program, is taking place now until the end of the month.
The Automotive Distribution Network (Network) has awarded a day at the Bob Bondurant School of High Performance Driving to the five grand prize winners of its Repair America fall promotion.