Michelin is reducing tire production in Canada

Michelin North America (Canada) Inc. has begun reducing the production of passenger and light truck tires at its Pictou County plant in Nova Scotia. The reduction will continue through June 30, 2015.


Firestone ag plant reaches Silver Level

Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations LLC has been awarded the 2013 Iowa Recognition for Performance Excellence (IRPE) Silver Award for its farm tire operation in Des Moines, Iowa.

The Sears store in "Man of Steel" took a beating, as evidenced by this screen capture of the Warner Bros. Entertainment Co. film.

Will Superman help improve lagging tire sales at Sears?

Spoiler alert: In the new "Man of Steel" movie, the fighting between Superman and his enemies causes billions of dollars worth of damage to the fictional cities of Smallville (in Kansas) and Metropolis. In addition, you can assume hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of lives are lost.


Tennessee gives Bridgestone plenty of green

Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations LLC received a rebate worth more than $350,000 for the green initiatives implemented at its La Vergne, Tenn., tire manufacturing plant.


MTD Facts Issue: retreading market share

More truck tires in the United States are retreaded using the Bandag precure system than any other. The Bridgestone Commercial Solutions Group oversees Bandag retreading.

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