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What's More Important Than Consolidation and Wage Wars? Cash Flow

Tire dealers are feeling the heat. The big guys are growing bigger. Finding and keeping reliable technicians is getting more expensive. And technology is requiring more expensive shop upgrades. Doom and gloom? Dennis McCarron says no. "It’s not doom and gloom because this is awesome."

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Global Tire Sales Greatly Aid Toyo's Results in 3Q 2018

Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. Ltd. posted net income of close to 11.3 billion yen on net sales of 285 billion yen for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2018. That compares to income of 11.7 billion yen on sales of 295.2 billion yen for the same period in fiscal 2017.

Christopher Eperjesy earned a bachelor's degree in business administration and his Master of Business Administration in finance. He's a certified public accountant.
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Cooper Picks Its Next CFO

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. has named Christopher Eperjesy as its next senior vice president and chief financial officer. He will replace Ginger Jones, who previously announced her retirement.

Coker Tire Co. has been the source of collector vehicle and motorcycle tires since 1958.
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The Coker Group Has New Owners

The Coker family has sold the Coker Group to the company's CEO and President, Wade Kawasaki, along with members of the company's leadership team and Irving Place Capital.

As a fleet’s tire service provider and/or retreader, you can be a great source of failure analysis if the unit numbers and wheel positions can be tracked.
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Help Fleets Understand the Reasons Behind Tire Failure

It’s said that dead men tell no tales. Dead tires sure do. If trucking fleets ignore them, they do so at their own expense. Since tires rarely self-destruct, there is always a smoking gun, and it’s everyone’s best interest to find it and bring it to the attention of the trucking company.

The Bandag BDM3 is available in widths 210 through 280 millimeters.
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Bandag BDM3 Is a Resilient Option for Refuse Trucks

Bridgestone Americas Inc. has updated the tread compound for its Bandag retread product for refuse applications. The Bandag BDM3 is designed to last longer and provide better traction and cut and chip resistance than the previous model, the BDM2.

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